March 2014 - Carolina Auction & Realty

Auction vs Tag Sale

A tag sale involves, basically, a person hired by the fiduciary who will “price” each item with a tag, indicating that the item is available for sale at that price. Too, most tag sale attendees assume that there is room to negotiate, so a fair share of items marked...

Generations at Raleigh, NC Auction

Consider this: four people, one from each generation, agree to meet at a auction. They are going to pool their money together to bid on an industrial plant and all the equipment that is up for auction. The Silent Generation (1925-1942) insists on setting a time and...

Antique Clock Online Auction

The Timing Couldn’t Be Better for Online Auctions – Carolina Auction & Realty – Tom Jordan By Jennifer Bilodeau American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute Advancing the Art, Science and Business of Horology  Tom Jordan isn’t just an auctioneer; he is also...

Chapel Hill Estate Auction

Last weekend we had a very good estate auction in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. There were over 35 bidders on site, who bid on household items ranging from antiques and silverware to Turkish and handmade rugs. After the auction the seller stated that she was very...