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Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Going to auctions is one of the best ways to get antiques at an affordable price, especially when bidding on a budget. It’s fun to engage in the auction process and exciting when you raise your paddle and give the winning bid. If there are specific items you’re interested in purchasing at auction, or you’re buying on a budget, bidding carefully is important.

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Buying antiques at an auction is a great way to get an amazing piece at lower than retail price. However, you have to know how to bid properly at antique auctions, so you don’t miss out on getting a great item. It is good to do some research before attending antique auctions, and to understand the bidding process. You can also do some research about fees and taxes before attending an antique auction.

Monday, October 5th, 2015

If you don’t have experience shopping for collectible antiques, the thought of buying them in store or at auction can be intimidating. However, there are several guidelines you can follow when you buy antiques to ensure you get not only a great deal, but an authentic piece. These guidelines include knowing the details of what you need and assessing the antique for any damage. You should also create a budget and know the correct price of a collectible antique before you shop.

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

There are many types of items that can be found at auction, including antiques, collectibles, and memorabilia. Though anything old may look like an antique, it could be considered a collectible. When you go to an auction to buy items, you could be bidding not on a collectible, but a piece of memorabilia. The various types of items found at an auction can become confusing. Researching the distinct differences between antiques, collectibles, and memorabilia before you go to an auction can be beneficial to both buyers and sellers.