Gateway Realty’s Auction Professionals strive to provide the client and customer with an auction service that is built on the highest levels of professionalism, ethics and standards.

Gateway Auction Services bring an extensive variety of experience and have built a reputation of honesty and fairness in all aspects of business. We realize that we are in a service based economy and that we must provide our clients with the best service available.

We work to stay abreast of all the changes in this dynamic, fast paced, ever evolving industry.

We believe that through our professional associations, marketing experience, eye for detail, practical experience, customer and client relationships along with our drive to succeed, we will raise the bar for all auctions services in North Platte and surrounding areas.

Meet Our Auctioneer

Jim Shores, GRI, Certified Personal Property Appraiser

Jim Shores is a full time Realtor and Auctioneer with over 13 years of experience in Ag real estate sales, financing, management and consulting. His specialties include farms, ranches, recreational ground, acreages, residential property, and a wide variety of auctions – including estate, personal property, business liquidation, coin and charity. He is an estate specialist, who can handle the selling of personal property while using different and unique ways of reaching potential buyers. Jim has lived in the North Platte area his entire life and is the “one person to handle everything.” Let him go to work for you!

Auction Types

Absolute Real Estate Auction
Personal Property Auction
Farm Auctions
Business Liquidation Auctions
Coin Auctions
Gun Auctions
Charity Auctions


“…the courteous and professional manner in which Jim Shores handled the sale of estate assets.  In addition to selling personal property in North Platte, Jim kept me fully informed with respect to the progress on the sales, offers received and related developments.”

“We were very pleased by the professional attitude with which Gateway conducted our farm machinery sale.”