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Navigating the Auction Procedure: A buyer’s Guide

Auctions can be thrilling events, providing buyers with unique opportunities to acquire coveted items. However, the auction process can also be daunting, especially for first-time bidders. In this blog post, we will walk you through the essential steps and etiquette to follow as a buyer, ensuring a successful and enjoyable auction experience.

Auction Block to Internet: The Rise of Online Auctions

The world of auctions has undergone a dramatic transformation with the advent of online platforms. Gone are the days when buyers and sellers were confined to physical auction houses. Today, online auctions have become a global phenomenon, offering convenience, accessibility, and a whole new level of excitement. In this blog post, we will delve into the rise of online auctions, exploring their benefits, challenges, and the impact they have had on the auction industry.

Behind the Scenes at an Auction House

Auctions are exciting events where people can buy and sell valuable and one-of-a-kind items. Yet, a successful auction requires careful planning, coordination, and the dedicated work of the auction house staff. In this blog post, we will take you behind the scenes of an auction house, offering a glimpse into the day-to-day operations and the individuals who make it all happen.

The History of Auctions: A Look at the Growth of Auctions

Auctions have been an important part of human history for thousands of years, serving as a means of exchange, a way to raise funds for charitable causes, and a venue for selling valuable goods. In this blog post, we’ll explore the history of auctions, tracing their evolution from ancient times to the present day.

Auction Etiquette: Tips and Best Practices for Bidders and Buyers

Attending an auction can be an exciting and rewarding experience, but it's important to understand the proper etiquette for bidding, buying, and behaving at an auction. Whether you're a seasoned bidder or a first-time buyer, here are some tips and best practices to help you navigate the world of auctions.

Why hire a professional auctioneer for your estate sale?

When it comes to selling personal belongings at an estate sale, it can be tempting to handle the process yourself in order to save money. However, hiring a professional auctioneer can actually provide numerous benefits and maximise your profits.

Tips for first time Auction Buyers

If you're a first-time auction buyer, the experience can be overwhelming. With so many items up for bid and a room full of other bidders, it can be difficult to know where to start.

Auction Alert: Why buy an Auctioned Property?

Repossessed properties, also known as foreclosed properties, are homes or other real estate that have been taken back by the lender, usually a bank. This happens usually due to the borrower defaulting on their mortgage payments.

Why it’s beneficial to buy a property on auction

Read more about why it's beneficial to buy a property on auction and why Van's Auctioneers is your best bet for buying a house on auction.

Everything you need to know about online auctions

An online auction is an online marketplace where people auction and bid on the assets that are being offered by the auction site. This happens on an internet-based platform.

  • Posted on Oct 22, 2021