Welcome to American Real Estate & Auction

Kendall J. Bennett is licensed in Virginia, license #1152, North Carolina and West Virginia. He was president of the Virginia Auctioneers Association in 1998 and holds the designations of CAI, CES, AARE and GPPA-Master. Betty A. Bennett, Kendall's wife, is licensed in Virginia, license #2816, and both are members of VAA and NAA. Kendall is owner and real estate broker of American Real Estate, Inc. and Betty is a licensed Virginia Realtor.

In order to better serve all of our customers, American Real Estate & Auction offers the following services:


  • A full service real estate company and a member of the Greater Augusta Association of Realtors
  • Agents that are professionally trained to market your property and to help you find a property that suits your needs.
  • Property management to handle rental property and help individuals find suitable rentals.
  • Real estate at auction including houses, commercial, land and farms.


  • Specializing in estates, real estate, business liquidations, and commercial auctions.
American Mini-Storage offers security PLUS with our location!
  • NEW - CLIMATE CONTROLLED STORAGE UNITS - Just completed Staunton's first climated controlled storage facility. We offer both small and large units to meet all of your storage needs.
  • Storage units number 325
  • Fenced-in, computerized gate
  • 24-hour video surveillance
  • Well-lit lot
  • easy access
  • 24-hour entry to renters
  • Parking for tractor-trailers and motor homes.
American Movers
  • Moving to a new residence or need to move your items for auction? We can pack an entire estate, move antiques, furniture, appliances and other large items.
American Personal Property Appraisal Company
  • Offers certified personal property appraisals recognized on a national level under USPAP guidelines for estates, individuals, attorneys and banks. We appraise antiques, furniture, glassware, art, silver, jewelry and misc. inventory.