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Best Selling Auction Units in 2019

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Curiosity is a fundamental component of human nature. It makes us want to have an eye into other people’s lives to see how they live. There is no better evidence of this than the fascination with storage auctions. This curiosity is what made all the storage auction reality shows wildly popular and led to hundreds of people showing up at storage
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Personal Documents in Storage Auctions

Why They’re There, What to Do with Them, and When to Walk Away  During live storage auctions, it is not uncommon to open a unit and see filing cabinets or file boxes full of folders and papers. Immediately, auction buyers begin to ask, “can we leave the files?” Technically, if not legally, the answer to that question should be yes, the files can be left
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Is the Internet Killing Storage Auctions?

Add to the growing list of industries that the up-and-coming generation seems to be killing off: antiques and collectibles. The Collectibles Market Is Not What It Used to Be. The digital revolution has taken away the joy of the hunt. Or has it? The fact that we now have convenience does not make us less inclined to explore, browse,
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Man Finds Safe Containing $7.5 Million In Cash

A man who purchased the contents of a self-storage unit for $500 discovered a safe inside containing $7.5 million in cash, according to Dan and Laura Dotson, owners of American Auctioneers, the company that presided over the sale. The couple, who star on the A&E reality television series “Storage Wars,” learned of the discovery through a third party earlier
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How Online Storage Auctions Work: Your Guide To Great Bids

What Are Online Storage Auctions? An online storage auction is an auction involving defaulting automatic storage units. Typically, tenants fall behind in their payments or leave items behind causing a default. Each state requires a certain amount of delay before the unit can be auctioned, typically within 30 to 90 days. Defaulting storage units are then auctioned for the
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Now That You Have Won, What To Do With All That Stuff?

Now that you have successfully selected a good auction, how then do you value the worth of the items purchased? Here are three ways to value an item.   1. Assess The Condition Of The Item; This should be done in an unsentimental manner, and you should be on the lookout for the mark of the manufacturer, size, and
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Tips And Tricks For Selecting A Good Auction

When it comes to selecting auctions, most people have failed woefully. While there are no proven ways to pick a good auction, there are a couple of tips and tricks that you can use when selecting a good auction. These tips include; 1. Be familiar with the types of auction; One of the common mistakes most people make when

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