How Long Does an Auction Last?
Have you avoided auctions because you’re unsure about the time commitment? Find out how long an auction lasts and what variables affect it.
If you are just starting out or starting over, auctions offer a wide selection of necessary household items, furniture, and appliances. The best part of bidding at an auction is you are able to bid your price on any furniture you desire. Have you just graduated high school or college and are getting your first […]
The auction industry changed and adapted in 2020. So what does the auction industry look like in 2021? Here are five of our predictions.
Auctioneering is a team sport. Modern auction companies conducting 21st-century employ people in auction jobs that require a wide variety of skills to be successful.
Have you missed the thrill of the hunt shopping at estate sales, garage sales, and flea markets? Are COVID-19 related shutdowns and stay at home orders keeping you from finding that one-of-kind item? Have no fear—your local auctioneer has been busy cataloging and setting up online auctions in your city and state so you can […]
Some sellers are choosing not to sell “into” certain states with lower taxable thresholds, or are not shipping items, rather requiring pickup onsite.
After a live auction event, many bidders and spectators might wonder if the auctioneer’s voice is stressed or tired after selling.
Auctions require diverse skillsets and experience to function. Find your next job today! For teens looking to gain entry level experience, the auction industry offers lots of opportunity with potential for advancement. Auctions don’t just require an auctioneer—they need a whole team of people with diverse skills and experience to manage the many moving parts […]
Who hires auctioneers? Part III of this series showcases five institutions or groups that commonly hire auctioneers.
Who hires auctioneers? Part II of this series showcases five types of auction businesses that commonly hire auctioneers.
Who hires auctioneers? Part I of this series showcases five types of people who commonly hire auctioneers.
Avoid the “winner’s curse” feeling that you overpaid at an auction by first determining an item’s common and private value.
In reality, there is no magic number of days it takes to sell houses and property at auction. But, it does guarantee the date your home/property will sell, get fair market value, and utilize a streamlined, transparent process.
Interested in buying an item at auction but aren’t sure if it is authentic? Take these steps to do your due diligence as a buyer.
Whether you’re a student who wants to learn about a career in auctions or a teacher who educates students about auctions, the NAA has the right tools for you.
The size of the event, the number of attendees and the length of the event are important factors to consider when evaluating sound system needs for an auction.
Yes! There are a number of technologies and techniques that allow auctioneers to help you make an auction work.
Auctioneers work closely with shipping companies and transporters to make the heavy equipment auction market an interconnected global phenomenon.
Generally, the more money you make selling your assets, the more auctioneers make. Hint: they want you to make more money.
You may not think your random assortment of possessions is of any consequence, but with the right method of marketing, your junk could be just what someone else needs.
How do real estate auctions differ from traditional home sales? It’s not as different as you might think.
While the general purpose of estate (tag) sales and estate auctions is the same–to sell all of someone’s belongings–the method of sale is different.
Marketing, alternative revenue streams and the future of fundraising.
How nonprofits can execute a successful and profitable live virtual gala.
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You bet auctions are a full-time job, and it’s a lot more diverse and involved than you think!
With everything that auctioneers sell, how can they possibly know the worth of every item?
From cattle to Caravaggio, an auctioneer’s speed matters.
You can get maximum dollar value selling restaurant equipment at auction!
If your non-profit organization or charity wants to host a fundraiser, gala or benefit auction, hiring a professional benefit auctioneer will pay for itself.
While going through a traditional realtor is among the most popular options in selling a home, taking it to auction in some instances could bring you more money.
Their job is to get guests to bid and make sure they have a great time while doing it. But they do much more than that.
Live and online auctions both have their advantages. Here’s a quick look at the benefits of choosing to go online with your sale.