The Palmer-Hampton Agency, founded in 1963 by Wilson Palmer, is now in its forty ninth year of serving the real estate, auction and insurance needs of central Kentuckians.

The Palmer-Hampton Agency is now owned by Doug and Patsy Hampton and has grown into a position of prominence in real estate, auctions and insurance.


An auctioneer since 1973, Doug has conducted hundreds of successful auctions in over twenty counties in the Commonwealth. The auction method of selling is more popular than ever and the team at the Palmer-Hampton agency is ready to serve your auction needs for real estate, farm machinery and antiques.


With two Brokers and three licensed Realtor Associates, the Palmer-Hampton Agency has the experience to list and sell your properties in all types of markets. As members of the Cynthiana-Harrison County Board of Realtors and the Lexington Bluegrass Board of Realtors, your listing is sure to receive maximum exposure. 


The Palmer-Hampton Agency is a full service independent insurance agency and has appointments with some of the premier carriers in the industry. Hurst Home Insurance Company (which has been in business since 1891), State Auto, Grange and Kentucky National Insurance are our primary carriers. In addition to these highly rated companies, we also have access to all types of specialty markets.