Bednar Team

Bednar Team

Bednar Auctions

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  • 312-805-1809
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  • 219-661-3000
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Welcome to my Website

When you are looking to buy, sell or auction real estate in Illinois or Indiana, you need a professional to assist you through the process.  With over 10 years of experience, Jim Bednar and Bednar Auctions can assist you with all of your real estate needs.

There is no exception to the type of real estate that Jim can sell: Estate property, unique situation, commercial property, vacant land or the traditional single family, multi-unit or condo, Jim want to hear from you.  

A little about Jim Bednar

  • Born and raised on the Southside of Chicago and later relocated to Crown Point, Indiana.
  • Pilot - Single Engine, High Performance
  • Retired Police Officer Village of Indian Head Park
  • Owned Rolls Royce Limousine Service
  • Retired with 28 years of service with the CTA  - Chicago Transit Authority


  • De La Salle High School
  • Washburn Trade School
  • American Fliers
  • Devry Institute of Technology
  • Century 21 School of Real Estate


When you list your home with Century 21 Affiliated, we know that our name is not enough to get it sold. We subscribe to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS), a database of properties available for sale. We also offer marketing programs that utilize all available media.

Every seller has a specific set of needs and works within a specific set of circumstances. I can develop custom ads, flyers, brochures and other communication pieces and strategies for your property so that buyers can easily your home.

Technology is a big piece of the puzzle, and CENTURY 21 Affiliated has always believed in harnessing the power of new programs, systems and products in order to provide the best service to our customers.

I would like to apply for the job of being your REALTOR.  Call, Text or Email me to get started today.


Your house is one of the biggest – if not the biggest – purchases you’ll ever make. It is also the place where you will create memories, chase dreams, and anchor your world. It’s true: The right home can both protect and nurture not only your investments but also your ideals.

To find that home, you need to work with the best company and the best REALTOR. You want an agent that is well-trained and accessible and one who know how to navigate any kind of market to get you to the home where you belong

​​Do you know someone who is moving?

Do you know someone who is moving?

Across town... across the country... anywhere around the world?

I can help! Let me connect our network with yours.

Whether it's your family in California, your friends in Boston or anyone you know looking to buy or sell real estate, I can connect you with a certified real estate specialist through our membership in the largest broker network. 

I am a Navy Federal Credit Union, USAA and CARTUS Certified real estate professional.  If you have any questions about the Relocation Services at CENTURY 21 Affiliated, give me a call, or send me a text or email: I’m happy to help you with all of your Relocation needs.



Bednar Auction Services is your best choice for selling your home in today's real estate market. An auction can bring a higher price than a traditional real estate sale because it attracts more qualified buyers and lends a sense of excitement and urgency to the sale. Plus you will get results faster than with a traditional sale. In addition, the contents can be sold as well if necessary.

Bednar Auction Services stands out from other real estate auction companies because Jim Bednar is not only a Licensed auctioneer, he is also a Licensed Realtor® in Indiana and Illinois. Most auctioneers can only preside over the auction process, then have to hand off to a Realtor®. Jim can manage the whole process, from listing to closing. He has experience working with buyers, investors, real estate agents, loan officers, title companies and home inspectors.

Bednar auction service specializes in working with all real estate offices to get their properties sold.

No matter what type of real estate you need to sell, large or small, residential or commercial, Bednar Auction Services can get the job done for you.

Other auction services provided by Bednar Auction Services:

  • Estate Sales
  • Moving Sales
  • Household Dissolution
  • Foreclosure Sales
  • Charity Auctions

Please contact us for more information.

To view Upcoming Auctions, Click Here

To view Past Auctions, Click Here


You may be visiting my website as a prior client, friend, family member or interested buyer or seller.  Whatever brought you to my real estate website, I hope you find what you're looking for.

I encourage you to set up a home search on my site by clicking on the SIGN IN link located in the upper right corner of this website.

By SIGNING IN you will have access to:

  •  Save your searches and receive email notifications whenever new listings match your criteria
  • Manage your saved searches at any time
  • Save listings to your Favorites folder
  •  Manage your Favorites wherever you see the Favorites icon

You're welcome to search on your own without registering or, to make it easier, let me know what you are looking for and I’d be happy to set you up.

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My Listings

203 Connor Avenue, Lockport, IL 60441
Beds: 2 / Baths: 1
1314 Center Creek Dr, Crown Point, IN 46307
Beds: 4 / Baths: 3
2,906 square feet
24052 S Lakeside Court, Crete, IL 60417
Beds: 3 / Baths: 2
2,781 square feet
5N144 Prairie Rose Drive, St. Charles, IL 60175
Beds: 4 / Baths: 5
4,075 square feet