Company Profile


The Gokey's have been self employed in the retail business for over 40 years and have been involved in the auction profession for the past 35 years. We specialize in estate, collections & business liquidations and are now qualified to conduct real estate auctions as we have our New York State Real Estate licenses. We have conducted approx. 40 auctions annually on-site and at our modern auction facility in North Hudson, NY.

Our services include working with for non-profit fund raising organizations.In the past we have conducted auctions for Childrens Hospitals,Fire Departments, School & Church groups, National Rifle Association,   Art Guilds, Museums, 4-H Groups and other worth while organizations. We have liquidated Motels, Restaurants, Retail Food and Department Stores, Gift Shoppes, Theme Parks, Lumber Yards and more. We have worked with executors and lawyers in the settling of hundreds of estates throughout the North Country by conducting on-site estate auctions or transporting to our facility to be included into one of our multi- estate auctions at our auction facility in North Hudson

John Gokey is a graduate of the Florida Auctioneer Academy in Orlando, Florida, and also a licensed Auctioneer in the State of Vermont.  The Gokey's are both members of Ring Masters International (RMI), a professional auction ringmans association. They are also members of the New York State Auctioneers Association, in which John is past President and Chairman ,
Jean has served as Treasurer of this organization. At the 2014 Annual Convention John received the prestigious "Auctioneer Of The Year" Award.  John and Jean were inducted into the 2020 "Hall of Fame"
They are both members of the National Auctioneers Association.

Both the Gokey's have successfully completed required courses and are certified "CAGA"appraisers and members of the Certified Appraisal Guild of America also "CES" Certified Estate Specialist, both courses are in conjunction with the National Auctioneers Association Education Institure. The Gokey's are always working to increase their auction knowledge and skills by regularly attending auction associations seminars and conventions as well as the continuing real estate educational courses.

The Gokey's have raised four children whom are actively involved in the auction business with them today along with several of their grandchildren.They are both honest & hard working individuals with a great love of working with people in the auction industry and have been doing so for many years and hope to continue doing so for many more.
John & Jean can be reached by telephone at

518-532-9323/9156 or via the internet at,
e-mail at or
regular mail 2918 US Route 9, Box 125, North Hudson, NY 12855.

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Gokey's Auction & Appraisal Service   North Hudson, NY (518)532-9323/9156