Category: Auction Information

The Differences Between Auction and Market Value

In the auction world there’s such a thing as “auction value” and “market value.” You should know the difference if you’re a seller and/or a buyer. Market value is the price something is selling for in the current marketplace. For example, if you were to go to a local store and look at tractors, they’d… Read more »

What Does Bidder’s Choice Mean?

For those of you who are unfamiliar with auctioneering, there’s a term you should know about before you attend an auction or get involved in an online one. The term is “bidder’s choice,” and you’ll hear it often in auction circles. While it may or may not be clearly defined in everyday use, because auctioneers… Read more »

Buying a Home at an Auction Could be a Prudent Decision

If you’re like most people, it never even occurred to you that you could buy a home or property via an auction. “Aren’t auctions for things like old cars and farm equipment?” you’d wonder aloud. But today’s reality is this: you can buy a home at an auction. More and more people are doing this… Read more »

Is There Certain Attire You Should Wear When Attending an Auction?

When people go to the beach, there are certain types of clothing you’d expect to see them in, like bikinis (for the ladies) and swim trunks (for the guys). Those who go to a fancy restaurant typically dress up for the formal occasion– with ladies in pretty dresses and high heel shoes and men in… Read more »

Tips for Getting a Bargain at an Auction

If you love getting a great deal when you purchase an item, then placing bids at an auction is definitely for you. There are so many great deals to be had at auctions, regardless of what you want to buy. From large pieces of real estate to small trinkets, you can find just about anything… Read more »

Avoid These Mistakes When Selling at an Auction

One of the most effective ways to sell your personal possessions is to hold an auction. When you work with a qualified auction company like Wilson Auction & Realty Co., you will be able to attract a large pool of buyers and fetch top dollar for your items. Nevertheless, when you decide to hold an… Read more »

Read This If You’re Preparing to Make an Auction Bid

Wilson Auction & Realty is known for commercial, industrial and residential real estate auctions. People from Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana often employ Wilson’s services. Wilson also auctions agricultural equipment, among other things. What are some things to think about before making a bid at an auction? Before Making a Bid Since an auction involves competitive… Read more »

Common Auction Terms to Know

Attending an auction can be a lot of fun, and if you’re lucky, you might be able to get a great deal on an item while you’re there. However, before you attend one, you should take the time to familiarize yourself with some of the terms involving auctions. There are so many of them, so… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Try Online Auctions

There’s a modern day joke about a person who doesn’t like going to work– she says, “I’d like a virtual office so I virtually don’t have to be there.” Ha! Interestingly, our world has changed to the point where more and more people don’t go to an office, but instead “work from home” on their… Read more »

Auctions Vs. Liquidations

Are you in the process of either closing down a business or trying to recover assets for your business by selling off some of the items that you own? You will have two options for doing it. You can either hold a liquidation sale or hold an auction. Both are effective methods for selling items,… Read more »