Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options
Luxury Real Estate - About Us
About Us

What distinguishes Heritage from its competitors?

Heritage Auctions' mission is to be the world's most trusted and efficient marketplace and information resource serving owners of elite real estate, fine art, collectibles, and other objects of enduring value.

We provide our customers unprecedented access to our services using the latest advancements in technology and by maintaining a strong presence in the world auction community. Our knowledgeable staff, along with an impressive suite of services, helps our customers develop the auction opportunities possible, enhancing both their personal and financial wellbeing.


Under the stewardship of the strongest executive board and category directors in the industry, Heritage is the world's largest collectibles auctioneer and 3rd largest auction house in the world (based on sales volume).


Knowing that your treasured estate is being represented by Directors with decades of experience in auctioning luxury real estate throughout North America and the Caribbean. Heritage employs industry leaders in all phases of our operations, from our award-winning Marketing department, cutting-edge IT staff, highly talented photographers using state-of-the-art digital imagery and more, all working to ensure your estate brings top market value at auction. A worldwide firm, Heritage maintains offices in several foreign countries, facilitating important international customer demand for your estate, regardless of a bidder's location.


From our first phone call to our last handshake your exclusive property will be handled with the utmost in care and singular priority.


A commitment to exceptional client service, attention to detail, and industry leading marketing efforts to bring a national and international audience to your property.


Every day, tens of thousands of website visitors come to to view and participate. receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:


No hidden fees. Non-contingent close 30 days after auction.


With our vast client base of members worldwide, Heritage's buyer clout is matchless.

Financial Strength

Heritage maintains more than $100 million in assets and more than $50 million in equity and owners' capital, all audited by KPMG. Entrusting your life's treasure is paramount, and risk is not an option.

Meet Our Experts

Nate Schar

Nate Schar
Luxury Real Estate

Director, Luxury Real Estate

Nate Schar joined Heritage Luxury Real Estate Auctions with nearly a decade of experience in the luxury real estate auction industry. He has been recognized as a top producer in the marketing and sales of luxury real estate auction with a concentration on account management, client relationship development and project management. A graduate of University of North Carolina, Cameron School of Business in Wilmington, he had a successful tenure as an asset manager at one of the Midwest's top wealth management and advisory firms. Using innovative marketing techniques and the latest technology, Nate has developed lasting relationships with high-profile clients, business leaders and a nationwide network throughout the luxury real estate community.

Rochelle Mortensen

Rochelle Mortensen
Luxury Real Estate

Manager, Luxury Real Estate
(214) 409-1384

Rochelle Mortensen comes from a background that balances both marketing communications and real estate. Her experience includes years of experience in public relations and marketing communications, and more than a decade as a residential REALTOR. Rochelle studied political science and International Relations at the University of Minnesota and honed her skills in journalistic writing with a Master's Degree in Journalism at the Mayborn Institute, University of North Texas, where she was a recognized for excellence as a member of the honor society Kappa Alpha Tau, and Mayborn Scholar.