About Wears Auctioneering

We pride ourselves on reputable, state of the art service. Find our more about our company here. 

The team at Wears Auctioneering works hard for you. We customize our service to fit your needs. Take a moment to get to know our team
We are proud of our accomplishments at Wears Auctioneering. Scroll down to take a peek at some of our awards.
Wears Auctioneering is proud of our Company and our customers are too! Read some of our customer’s testimonials.


Our Journey 


Wears Auctioneering was founded in 1985 by Brent Wears. Since that time we have been providing quality, personalized, caring service to our clients and buyers. Wears Auctioneering prides itself on being at the leading edge of technology and innovative solutions and services.
The Wears Auctioneering Team has unparalleled auction experience. Our award winning auctioneers are experts in myriad auction situations. Our clerks and cashiers provide precise accounting throughout the auction process. Our bid spotters/ringmen are amongst the most highly trained professionals in the area. You will not find another auction company that can match the tenure and experience that the Wears Auctioneering Team brings to each and every auction.
Contact Wears Auctioneering today to take advantage of the unparalleled services our Team provides. 319-624-3779
Our company has received numerous State and National Advertising Awards. We offer the widest range of services of any auction company in eastern Iowa. We have proven our commitment to service excellence by investing in the first state of the art custom built mobile office, company owned restrooms, computerized/wireless electronic clerking system as well as a mobile sound truck with custom built auction topper. We offer complete set-up services customized to each client’s needs and desires including wagons, tables, tents and seating.
Wears Auctioneering has been offering ONLINE-ONLY auctions to our clients for 10 years. This service is the fist of its kind in the area. Both Wears Auctioneering clients and customers benefit from this feature rich auction process. Read more about "Wears Auctioneering Online"! 
Our auctioneers and staff give back to the community by volunteering our services and expertise to conduct charity and fundraising auctions for a variety of national and local organizations. Our staff devotes hundreds of hours annually to fundraising events, helping those groups raise much needed funds for their cause. Call to find out how Wears Auctioneering can BENEFIT your organization!
President and Founder Brent Wears is an Iowa licensed real estate broker. Wears Auctioneering wants to help you sell your real estate. Whether residential, commercial or farm real estate, we know that time on the market costs you money. Our method allows you to quickly and efficiently turn your real estate into cash. Contact our Real Estate Division to schedule your real estate auction.
Our auction experience makes us ideally qualified to provide appraisal services to our clients. We have experience in conducting appraisals for business liquidations, business refinancing, divorce situations and estates to name a few. Contact one of our Team members to schedule your appraisal.


Collectively, the Wears Auctioneering team has over 160 years auction experience and has amassed a total well over over 5000 auctions. 
Awards and Recognition
  • Wears Auctioneering - Multiple State and National Advertising Awards
  • Brent Wears - 2001 Iowa State Champion Auctioneer
  • Brent Wears - 1998 Iowa Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame Inductee
  • Brent Wears - 2018 Wyoming State Champion Auctioneer 
  • Brian Tompkins - Finalist in the Iowa Auctioneers Contest
  • Brian Tompkins - Iowa Auctioneers Association Board member 
  • Emily Wears - 2018 International Champion Auctioneer
  • Emily Wears - 2009 Iowa State Champion Auctioneer
  • Emily Wears - 2012 Colorado State Champion Auctioneer
  • Emily Wears - 2014 Wyoming State Champion Auctioneer
  • Emily Wears - 2018 Person of the Year, Iowa Auctioneers Association