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Auction Reserves vs. No-Reserve Auctions

2018-07-20T20:55:50-04:00August 12th, 2018|Categories: Auctions|Tags: , , , |

Some items in an auction have what’s called a reserve price, and some have no reserve – but what’s the difference between the two? What is an Auction Reserve? An auction reserve is the minimum price the seller is willing to accept for an item. In this type of auction, the seller is only obligated to [...]

How to Store Antique Books

2019-11-13T01:42:19-05:00August 5th, 2018|Categories: Estate Sales|Tags: , , |

If you’re thinking about collecting antique books you purchase at estate sales, auctions and antique stores, you need to know how to care for them properly – and there’s more to it than you might think. A little preventive care can go a long way in preserving every antique book you purchase. How to Store Antique [...]

Collecting Antique Glassware: The Basics

2019-11-13T01:49:57-05:00July 28th, 2018|Categories: Estate Sales|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Many estate sales feature antique glassware – and if you’re a collector, you already know that estate sales are among the best places to find it. But what if you’re not yet an antique glass collector and you’d like to become one? This guide explains what you need to know. Collecting Antique Glassware: The Basics There [...]

Buying Cars at Auction: How it Works

2019-11-13T01:53:59-05:00July 21st, 2018|Categories: Auctions, Estate Auctions|Tags: , , |

Buying cars at auction can be incredibly exciting – but how does it all work, and what do you do if you want to bid on a vehicle that’s part of a larger auction with other items? Here's what you need to know. Buying Cars at Auction: How it Works When a car is offered up [...]

Why Working With an Estate Sale and Auction Company is Best for Your Clients

2018-07-10T00:16:00-04:00July 12th, 2018|Categories: Estate Sales|Tags: , , |

If you’re a probate lawyer tasked with selling an entire estate, you have a big job ahead of you – but Great Expectations Auction & Estate Sales can help. What We Do for Probate Attorneys and Their Clients Great Expectations Auction & Estate Sales is a fully licensed real estate brokerage, which means we can sell [...]

5 Auction Tips for Beginners

2019-11-13T01:59:00-05:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

If you’re like many people, you’d love to participate in your first live auction – but you’re not quite sure what to do to succeed. These five auction tips for beginners will help you get started on the right foot. 5 Auction Tips for Beginners Preparing for an auction is important, and part of that is [...]

Going to Your First Auction? Here’s What You Need to Know

2018-06-28T23:23:06-04:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Auctions, Estate Auctions|Tags: , , , |

  If you’re like many people, you’d love to participate in an auction – but you’re not quite sure what to expect or how it all works, and that’s holding you back. This guide shows you what it’s like at an auction and how first-timers can get their feet wet. What Are Live Auctions Like? Live [...]

Selling Everything and Starting Over: Is it Right for You?

2018-06-22T00:12:36-04:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Estate Auctions|

Sometimes selling everything and starting over sounds like a dream come true – but it’s not really possible. Is it? The truth is, it’s totally possible for many people to sell everything and get a fresh start. It’s just a matter of finding the right auction and estate services company to tackle all the logistics and [...]

A Home & Estate Sale Like No Other ~ The Tiberio Villa

2018-06-23T04:21:04-04:00April 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Tiberio On Site Estate Sale, Auction & Real Estate Located at 277 South Matanzas Blvd. St. Augustine, Fl. 32080 This will be a 3 Day Sale, beginning with an Estate Tag Sale on Thursday and Friday of the household and general merchandise.  Saturday will be a Live Auction of the Higher End Items.  During the Tag [...]

10 Collectibles NOT Worth Collecting Anymore

2018-03-20T10:17:36-04:00March 20th, 2018|Categories: Auctions|

Are you expecting those Hummel figurines to help pay your kids’ college tuition? Better hope the kids earn scholarships. Collecting is fun, but it is a perilous investment if you choose the wrong collectibles. Here are 10 once-popular collectibles that are now worth much less than people imagine… Hummel figurines once sold for hundreds of dollars [...]