Selling at Auction
Maximize the value of your property with a process that is fast, fun, and fair.
From selling businesses or equipment liquidation to residential homes or full estates, Generations Real Estate & Auction is uniquely positioned to maximize the value of your property.
You choose the date your property will sell. Auctions are an accelerated method of reaching the key audience for your property in a short amount of time.
The energy created with competitive bidding is unmatched in maximizing the value of your property. Your auction will allow buyers to engage in competitive bidding; eliminating offer/counter-offer negotiations.
The entire transaction is open and delivers the best market price. And, you (the seller) make the final decision.
Auctions are perfect for:
Since 1951, Generations Real Estate has assisted hundreds of families, investors, businesses, and organizations in all types of real estate transactions. As more and more properties are being sold at auction, Generations is equipped with the expertise and knowledge to put that experience to work for you.
Population demographics continue to shift creating a rising need for estate and downsizing services. We have created a seamless process to help families of seniors in transition including an all-inclusive plan of moving, prepping and marketing the real estate and personal property, as well as tracking the entire process through closing. When the time comes to liquidate an entire estate, we are here to help. We can work with your accountants and attorneys to maximize your return.
Generations is ready with the resources to effectively market virtually any type of item you may own.
The auction method of marketing is proven to be the standard for liquidating business assets. You can trust our team of professional auctioneers to reach the right buyers for your inventory and equipment.
The auction process
1. Pre-Auction Phase
Including planning and preparation, determining the seller’s goals, reviewing the property, selecting the best type of auction (live, online, or combination), and setting a budget.
2. Marketing phase
Including a local, regional, and national marketing campaign.
3. Auction phase
Including final auction set-up, Live Auction Day with Professional Auction Staff including Auctioneers, Clerks, Cashiers, and Ringmen. Equipment including sound, signage, mobile office, and auction software. Sale total at close of auction. Item pick up and site clean-up. Online Auction – including online auction software, bidder approval, monitoring bids, process payments, and sale total at close of auction.
4. Post-auction phase
Including online auction item pick up, processing all payments and titles, and delivering net proceeds to seller.
More About Selling at Auction
“A fast-paced auction is one of the most efficient ways of converting your property or assets into immediate cash. In fact, some quarter-trillion dollars in goods and services are sold at auction every year in the U.S. With the combination of pre-sale marketing and the auctioneer’s chant and/or an attention-grabbing online bidding platform, you could have enthusiastic, attentive buyers aggressively competing to purchase your property.” www.auctioneers.org