Alderfer Auction expands services into Lehigh Valley

Alderfer Auction

Lori Biechy and Christian Answini. Alderfer Auction image

HATFIELD, Pa. – Alderfer Auction is expanding its services to the Lehigh Valley with the hiring of auctioneers Lori Biechy and Christian Answini.

“This will enable the company to not only expand its services geographically but also increase its offerings to include real estate auctions,” said Sherry S. Russell, CEO of Alderfer Auction.

Lori Biechy joins Alderfer Auction as an auctioneer and real estate specialist. A life-long resident of the Lehigh Valley, Lori graduated from the Reading Area Community College Auctioneer Program, as well as, receiving her Real Estate Licensure from the Real Estate Academy. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Misericordia University. Lori, a Realtor of three years, will help expand Alderfer Auction services to include Real Estate Auctions.

Christian Answini, joins Alderfer Auction as a senior specialist of fine and decorative arts. Also a Lehigh Valley resident, Christian graduated from the Reading Area Community College Auctioneer Program in 2011. He sits on the Board of Directors for the Pennsylvania Auctioneers Association since 2013. He has a bachelor’s degree in from Kutztown University. His passion for the auction industry lies in the mystery and challenge of finding the “diamonds in the rough.” In his new role he will oversee Alderfer Auction Fine & Decorative Arts, Collectors and Nostalgic Treasures Auctions.

“With Lori’s and Christian’s years of auctioneer experience and product knowledge, Alderfer Auction is poised to serve new customers in the Lehigh Valley and beyond,” Russell added.

Alderfer Auction is a regional auction house with a rich 50-year history. Specialists consign and sell fine art, antiques, firearms, coins, jewelry, silver and real estate. Alderfer Auction boasts an 8,000 square-foot gallery yet has a global reach via online auctions.

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