OW Auction Group LLC

O’Neia Washington, Managing Broker and Auctioneer

O’Neia is a graduate of Keller Graduate School of Management, where she received her Master’s in Project Management.  She also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems from Michigan State University.  ONeia began her career in Real Estate as an investor and shortly thereafter went to the Chicago Association of Realtors to receive her Broker’s License.  She also attended Repperts School of Auctioneering where she obtained her Auction License and moved on to become the Auction Coordinator for Hunter’s Realty Group of Chicago.  Other certifications include Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Accredited Buyers Representation (ABR) and Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource SFR.


Hollie Abernathy, Broker

Hollie is the newest member of OW Auction Group, LLC. He has a degree from Chicago State University in Business Management and Human Resources. Hollie has spent the past 12 years in Retail management where he supervised over 75 employees & worked in Corporate Training. Hollie specializes in working with first time home buyers and families looking to upgrade their life styles.

Dwight Gates, Managing Broker

Dwight is a college educated Real Estate Broker who works primarily with Buyers and Renters in the Chicago area (Bronzeville, Hyde Park, Near North, South Loop & West Loop). He educates and guides his clients through the buying & renting process from the initial client consultation to the closing process. After graduating, Dwight launched his Sales Career in Northeast Iowa in Consumer Products for Nabisco Biscuit Company. After Nabisco Dwight began a career in Medical & Pharmaceutical Sales.  He has 10 plus years of personal Real Estate Investment experience and also has an eye for Interior Design.

Together, they have over 15+ years of experience in the Real Estate Industry and are members of several associations including National Association of Realtors NAR, Illinois Association of Realtors, National Association of Auctioneers, and Illinois Association of Auctioneers.