McGrath Auctions is here to assist you in many different ways from consignments, to estate sales, appraisals and auctions we have you covered.
Auctions are fast, efficient and they create a sense of urgency. Serious bidders are brought together to compete for the merch- andise so that you are assured fair market value.
McGrath Auctions is the only auction house within a 100 mile radius that offers not only a live auction but features online bidding on Auctionzip.com, a premium auction website. This guarantees over double the buyers of our competitors, which results in more bidders vying for your items and insures top price for your items with national exposure. It is a time-honored process that is hassle free.
Auction services we provide~
We carefully and completely plan and organize each auction. This can require extensive time and effort prior to auction day.
~ An advertising inventory is taken upon initial meeting.
~ We advertise through newspapers & other publications, email list, automated phone messages and via internet websites.
~ Photos are taken for our website & online brochure
~ We prepare merchandise and set-up auction. Merchandise will be arranged so it is displayed to its best advantage.
~ An auction preview is held
~ Conduct auction with computerized clerking and ONLINE BIDDING
~ Full cashier services, accepting bank cards and approved checks
At settlement, you receive a computerized itemized statement listing items sold, gross sale, commission charged, expenses and net sale along with our company check.
An estate sale is the sale of the goods from an estate. Estate sales are typically held on site at your location but can also be held at our facilities.
McGrath Auctions estate sales services include:
~ Appraisal of items
~ Clean, arrange and display items
~ Items are priced as appropriate
~ Marketing to our extensive database and local market.
~ Sales is conducted and monitored by our experienced staff.
~ Our cashiers accept cash, credit cards and personal checks from prescreened buyers.
~ Full accounting of sale provided quickly after sale date is completed.
All of the estate sales held by McGrath Auctions will be advertised online on our website, estatesales.net, auctionzip.com, in addition to marketing to our large database and local newspaper publications.
For situations when you are looking to sell one or
more items and not a full
estate McGrath Auctions accepts consignments for each of our auctions.
Consignments are evaluated for auction marketability and if accepted receive the same treatment as an entire estate. We will market the item, display and photograph the item. As explained in the auction catagory McGrath Auctions is the only auction house in the area to offer online bidding in addition to a live setting. This allows for the greatest price for your item or items.