Sam Goebel started in the Auction Business back in 1982 after receiving his auctioneer's license from the Reppert Auction School.  His son Dave joined him in the auction business while still in high school.

Today, Oak Crest Auctions provides auction service to the greater Marshall County, Indiana region.  Common items sold at Oak Crest Auctions include: land, personal property, antiques, art items & real estate.  These are just a few of the items we sell, contact us with your specific items.

Read below to find out more information about Sam and Dave Goebel.

Sam Goebel:

Sam was born in Wabash Indiana and is a graduate of Andrews High School and received his bachelor’s degree from Ball State University in 1970 and his Masters from Saint Francis College in 1974. He received his real estate license in 1972 and in 1976 became a real estate broker. He became the owner of Oak Crest Realty in 1979 and has been selling real estate ever since. Sam also found a passion in auctioneering and became a Certified Auctioneer from CAI in 1982. He has conducted numerous real estate, personal property, and charity auctions. Since then, Sam was named the winner of the Indiana Auctioneers Association Bid Call Championship in 1999. In his almost 40 years of experience, Sam has been recognized for many awards and has served as a board member of numerous committees, such as, past President of Marshall County board of realtors, IAR honor realtor, Chairman of Indiana Auctioneers Association, and was named realtor of the year in 1998.

Sam currently resides in Plymouth with his wife Judy and is an avid outdoorsman. In his spare time he enjoys hunting and boating with his family. He is an active member in in The First United Methodist Church, The Board of Directors of The Plymouth Building Trades Commission, and belongs to The Loyal Order of the Moose.


Dave Goebel:

Dave was born and raised in Plymouth, IN and is a graduate of Plymouth High School. He obtained his Auctioneer license before graduating high school, then attended Ball State University before deciding on the path of Real Estate. He received his license in 1999, and in 2000 he joined RE/MAX Oak Crest Realty. Dave recognizes that the future of real estate depends on the implementation of technology to support the business. In his 11 years in real estate, Dave has received several Awards and recognitions including 2007 NCIAR Realtor of the Year, a member of the RE/MAX Platinum Club for multiple years and he is the President Elect for the Indiana Chapter of CRS for 2011. Dave is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and in 2010 he received Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR) Certification.

Dave currently resides in Plymouth, IN with his wife, 3 children and 2 dogs. He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, golfing and boating. He is an active member of the community working with multiple charitable organizations including The United Way, and is an active member of Kiwanis.