Old School Auctioning


With the advent online auctioning tools like Ebay, one may forget that estate auctioning was once a very lucrative and well-known thing. Both the sellers and the bidders would look forward to these events for several reasons. Bidders went to collect antiques, family heirlooms, and many other odd things that one could only purchase at an auction for a low price. You had the sellers that would be auctioning things off for a family moving, divorcing, or even mortgage banks.

Unfortunately because of technology auctioning isn’t as lucrative as it used to be. Now people can auction from the comfort of their homes without ever laying a finger to bid higher. The auctioneers must sometimes go through great lengths to make the items they are selling profitable, by taking pictures of something that may only get sold. Because of the Internet auctions, people aren’t paying as much as they used…

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