We are pleased to have the opportunity to serve all your auction needs. If you should need to speak personally to a representative of our firm call (217) 446-5220 or fax us at (217) 446-5229

Mission Statement

At Crist & Associates Auction & Realty we strive to work diligently for our clients marketing their property whether Real Estate or personal property in a professional manner which provides our clients with the highest possible return and best result

We accomplish this through our aggressive auction promotion and detailed follow through.

We aim to please and we plan for success. Hire us and we'll take care of you in a professional manner that takes the burden off your shoulders.

Company History

Crist & Associates Auction & Realty was founded by Donald R. Crist. We are a full service auction and real estate firm with 15 years of experience in auctions and real estate sales. Our company strives to incorporate our experience with tried and tested formulas while incorporating new technologies to provide the utmost professional service. Our company has a high regard for education and our lead auctioneer Don Crist has earned the CAI designation as a graduate of the Certified Auctioneers Institute. The CAI designation is the most highly respected educational designation in the auction industry. Less than 5% of auctioneers nationwide have achieved CAI status.


Our company has offices at 147 North Walnut Street in Danville Illinois, which is located on the southeast corner of Walnut Street and Harrison Street. Patrons may also access the facility by the using the 20 West Harrison Street entrance. This door is located under the portico.

Our auction facility consists of approximately 20,000 square feet with approximately 5,000 square feet of comfortable auction seating with the balance used for concession, setup and storage.


From I-74 take the Gilbert Street North Exit across Memorial Bridge, bare right into Main Street two (2) blocks to Vermilion Street. Turn left one (1) block to facility on left. Turn left on Walnut for street parking or parking garage.

From Route 1 heading south to Danville go through Danville to the downtown area turn right at Harrison Street (by the Fischer Theater). Go one (1) block to the corner of Harrison and Walnut.