Several different federal agencies hold government auctions. The General Services Administration is the granddaddy of them all, because it sells on behalf of other departments. When a federal agency no longer needs something — say, a pickup truck — it reports the truck to GSA, which first offers it to other federal agencies and then to state and local governments or nonprofits. If nobody claims the truck, then the GSA auctions it off to the public, and you get your chance at it. 
CWS Asset Management and Sales (CWSAMS) is a nationwide company with expertise in the management, marketing and sales of a wide range of assets, specializing in web-based and live auctions. CWSAMS has provided continuous support to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, its legacy agencies, and other public & private entities for the marketing and sale of real and personal property for the past 26 years. An abbreviated list of clients are:

Over 80 Impounded Vehicles by the City of Aurora Police Department. Including Trucks, Cars, SUVs, 4x4s, Trailers, Much More! Please note that vehicles are subject to deletion from the auction. TERMS: Inspection is the day of auction from 8am to 10am. Visual inspections of the vehicles are recommended, there is NO starting the vehicles. There will be a list posted at the auction site on the auction day with the reason why each vehicle was impounded. Registration starts at 9am. A $50 ful...


But there is a twist - NO firearms will be auctioned on PropertyRoom.com. Instead they are offered for auction through Federal Firearms Licensed (FFL) partner BudsGunsShop.com on their auction website eGunner.com, a division of BudsGunShop.com. Partnering with an organization like BudsGunShop.com who has over 40 years’ experience in the firearms industry and has sold and shipped over 1 million firearms, ensures that firearms sold will be transferred from FFL to FFL and all legal requirements, including background checks before release, will be completed to the letter of the law.
This public, online restaurant equipment auction is held multiple times throughout the year as an outlet for restaurants to buy and sell their quality equipment. Auction typically includes Walk-Ins, Hoods, Convection, Steam and Bakers Ovens, Range Ovens, Counter Top Grills And Griddles, Holding Cabinets, Counter Top and Floor Mixers, Stainless Steel Sinks and Tables, Dining Room Furnishings and Decor, Tables & Chairs, Reach Ins, Under Counter and Work Top Refrigerators and Freezers, Ice Machines, Automatic and Manual Slicers, Plate Ware and Small Wares and Much More.
Heard the promises of $100 retired military Jeeps and $500 luxury cars confiscated in drug raids? You've likely seen the newspaper ads, flyers and infomercials that were so popular in recent years as part of get-rich-quick schemes, promising to show us how to buy luxury automobiles at a small fraction of their real worth through government auctions.
Don't get discouraged with your first auction. It takes a good sense of what a vehicle is worth, and the ability to think fast-plus some luck and common sense-to get a good deal. Watch the seasoned bidders at work to catch the gist of it. If you're a smart bidder, government auctions can be a good place to find an inexpensive second car or work truck. Just remember: any deal that seems to be too good to be true probably is!

As you browse the government auction sites above, you'll notice some link you to additional sites run by private contractors. These contractors have legitimate relationships with the government, but bidder beware: other private companies will try to make their auctions seem like government auctions as a marketing ploy. Always start with the legitimate links provided by the government itself. Good luck!


This is not your grandfathers rowboat. This Baja 442 is a speed demon on the open water. This boat comes with 3 Mercruiser 502 MPI Engines, Hydraulic Steering, Twin 30 AMP Shore Power Westerbeke 3.5 KW Generator, and a Marine Air Condition System; just to name a few of the perks of this boat. Now is your chance to be just like Hulk Hogan, and not have to wear tight spandex. Just like Mr. Hogan drove a fast boat in his action TV show, Thunder in Paradise, so can you with this 2000 Baja 442. In addition to saying your prayers and eating your vitamins, you need to be the winning bidder at the online auction, scheduled to end on March 31st, to have a chance at emulating the Hulkster. To get started on the process, activate your free trial here.
But that doesn’t mean there still aren’t good deals to be had at local auctions, because as intimidating as it may sound, there’s a reason dedicated bidders still show up to these things every week. You just have to remain skeptical and attentive if you want to take home the right ride, because you never know what might show up, and by using these 10 tips, you might land a gem. 

Depending on the agency, the government may use revenue from auctioned items to support crime-prevention programs, pay restitution to crime victims or purchase new equipment the department needs. "By providing agencies with the ability to dispose of excess assets, GSA benefits taxpayers by eliminating the need to maintain and store the unneeded property while also raising more than $300 million in revenue in just the last two years," a GSA spokesperson said.

You can find some information online, on government websites which will let you search your area for a particular vehicle. These sites are not limited to cars, either. You can find SUVs, trucks and motorcycles on many of them too. Doing a ZIP code search and choosing a specific model will show you all the vehicles within a certain distance from you. Police specific auctions can be found by other websites like gov-auctions, which tells you when and where the local auctions will take place.
Looking for a sweet deal on a speed boat? If you are, be sure to check out this recently seized 1991 Formula SR331 vessel going up for bid in Cape Coral, FL on March 12th 2009. This 33 foot boat has a twin Mercruiser 502 engine with Bravo 1 drives. The 415 horsepower gas powered engines have approximately 285 hours of use. It's in excellent condition and works without a hitch. VIN# TNRD1621H091. Also included in the sale is a 3 axle trailer for easy portability. The starting minimum bid will be $15,600 so hurry and register with us right now to get more info on this and other seized boat auctions in your area.
PUBLIC AUCTION WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2019 @ 10 AMJIM'S GARAGE1770 N. 9th Street Road Lafayette, IN 47904ABANDONED AUTOSSold at Auction1999 BMW - 2004 Chevrolet Impala - 2005 Chevrolet Impala - 2005 Dodge Neon - 2005 GMC Sierra Pick-Up - 2005 Kia Sedona - 2005 Nissan Murano - 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt - 2006 Chevrolet Impala - 2006 Chrysler Pacifica - 2006 Pontiac Vibe - 2007 Chevrolet Aveo   [ View Full Listing ]
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Minnesota Twins Championship Replica Ring: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1837103/solid-1987-minnesota-twins-world-series-championship-salesman-sample-replica-ring-1837103?afid=1028864 Raphael Leon Black/Rose Gold Ion Watch: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836433/raphael-leon-classic-ii-black-ion-over-stainless-steel-swiss-movement-diamond-designer-watch-with-mop-dial-1836433?afid=1028864 Raphael Leon Yellow Gold Watch: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836435/raphael-leon-classic-ii-18k-yellow-gold-over-stainless-steel-swiss-movement-diamond-designer-watch-with-mop-dial-1836435?afid=1028864 Indian Head Quarter Eagle Coin: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836385/rare-1927-gold-ef-indian-head-212-dollar-quarter-eagle-coin-1836385?afid=1028864 Phoenix Brooch: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836891/silvery-tone-red-rhinestones-hot-pink-phoenix-bird-wings-feathers-brooch-pin-1836891?afid=1028864 5 Carat Topaz Ring: 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https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836111/gorgeous-womens-14k-solid-yellow-gold-diamonds-and-25-ctw-sapphires-18-inch-designer-necklace-1836111?afid=1028864 Certified 1/2 CTW Diamond Ring: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1835857/igl-certified-womens-10k-white-gold-12-ctw-two-stone-diamond-ring-size-7-1835857?afid=1028864 Certified 1/2 CTW Halo Necklace: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836665/igl-certified-womens-10k-white-gold-12-ctw-halo-diamond-necklace-18-inches-1836665?afid=1028864 Citrine Earrings: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836476/dazzling-womens-white-gold-rhodium-over-sterling-silver-40-ctw-citrine-designer-earrings-1836476?afid=1028864 V-Shape Cubic Zirconia Ring: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836684/stunning-womens-white-gold-rhodium-plated-vshape-cubic-zirconia-size-7-designer-ring-1836684?afid=1028864 Citrine Bracelet: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836318/gorgeous-womens-18k-yellow-gold-over-solid-sterling-silver-040-ctw-40-diamonds-170-ctw-citrine-75-inch-designer-bracelet-1836318?afid=1028864 Diamond Bracelet: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836430/gorgeous-womens-18k-yellow-gold-over-solid-sterling-silver-15-ctw-36-diamond-75-inch-designer-bracelet-1836430?afid=1028864 Curren Men’s Watch: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836650/curren-mens-stainless-steel-quartz-calendar-movement-water-resistant-designer-watch-1836650?afid=1028864 Vice Versa Watch: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836751/vice-versa-mens-stainless-steel-quartz-movement-designer-watch-1836751?afid=1028864 Certified 1/1 Carat Diamond Necklace: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836600/igl-certified-womens-14k-yellow-gold-14-carat-diamond-18-inch-necklace-1836600?afid=1028864 1/3 Carat Diamond Hoop Earrings: 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https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836305/gorgeous-womens-rhodium-plated-beautiful-massive-50-ctw-green-emerald-shaped-cubic-zirconia-size-7-ring-1836305?afid=1028864 Certified 1/2 Carat Diamond Ring: https://www.policeauctions.com/auction/1836611/igl-certified-womens-14k-solid-yellow-gold-12-carat-marquise-cut-diamond-solitaire-ring-size-7-1836611?afid=1028864 Make sure to check out more great auctions on PoliceAuctions.com! 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Do your research. Check Kelly Blue Book for the proper price for the vehicle, including its mileage and apparent condition. Always downgrade the condition by one ranking for government auctions. Also, do some smart used-car research, such as checking Consumer Reports for reliability and the frequencies of particular repairs, and checking our road test information if it's a recent model vehicle.
 	After 23 years in business in Northern Colorado, Integrated Communications Group has decided to sell everything at public online auction and pursue new business opportunities. Auction includes: Directional Boring Machines, Vacuum Trailers, Loader/Backhoe, Skid Steer Loader, Mini Excavator, Mud Mixing Trucks, Pickups and Utility Truck, Dump Truck, Flatbed Trucks, SUV, Trencher, Towable Air Compressors, Equipment Trailers, Shop Equipment, Attachments & Much More! 

Lots at police auctions range from brand new or graded from A down in used condition, or goods may be slightly marked. A good example would be high quality white goods. All items listed in any police auction are available for viewing and inspection prior to the sale. Faulty or damaged goods should be clearly marked, and faults are outlined by the auctioneer during the auction.

Hosting both online, onsite  and live public auctions at our facility, Meridian Public Auction is conveniently located in the heart of the Treasure Valley. As experts on auctions in Idaho, we come from over 4 decades of experience in the industry throughout the region and offer the highest quality customer service available. Our expert staff handles various high profile auction services such as personal estates, business liquidations, municipalities, police departments and other government organizations. We also consign nearly everything you may have in your home, business, farm or ranch.
Real property - Primarily, this consists of developed land with buildings, usually acquired by the federal government for a specific purpose, such as a military base or office building. This also includes some U.S. Forest Service properties, which usually consist of administrative sites and facilities. The General Services Administration (GSA) is the federal agency responsible for selling developed surplus property.  

Bidding. Get some information about the type of bidding that normally occurs at these auctions. Feel free to ask the consultant about the expected price of a particular vehicle. When the auction starts, raise your hand and registration number card high in the air so the auctioneer can see you. Bids can be in increments of $100, $250 or even $500. This will be up to the auctioneer's discretion. Before bidding, remember that once a bid is made it cannot be withdrawn. Once the bid is won then the bid cards must be immediately filled out and signed. If this is not done then the vehicle can be re-offered. The government can reject any bid


This public, online restaurant equipment auction is held multiple times throughout the year as an outlet for restaurants to buy and sell their quality equipment. Auction typically includes Walk-Ins, Hoods, Convection, Steam and Bakers Ovens, Range Ovens, Counter Top Grills And Griddles, Holding Cabinets, Counter Top and Floor Mixers, Stainless Steel Sinks and Tables, Dining Room Furnishings and Decor, Tables & Chairs, Reach Ins, Under Counter and Work Top Refrigerators and Freezers, Ice Machines, Automatic and Manual Slicers, Plate Ware and Small Wares and Much More.

Next up is this very sporty 1984 Viking Convertible Sportfisherman vessel. This 41 foot vessel has a 4 foot draft; 14 foot beam; 6 cylinder 300 HP Twin Detroit Diesel engine, model 6/71; 3 bronze bladed propellers; a Westerbeke 8.08TDA generator, S/N:97196F406 and a whole lot more. Hull ID: VKY41720M84A. The boat looks and runs great but does have two small problems. The A/C and spreader lights do need some minor fixing, but that's about it. All in all this is a fantastic deal at an exceptional price so if you'd like to learn more about this upcoming auction deal simply register with us right now. This isn't the only vessel to be auctioned off there either and they've got an enormous selection of other boats.
You can find some information online, on government websites which will let you search your area for a particular vehicle. These sites are not limited to cars, either. You can find SUVs, trucks and motorcycles on many of them too. Doing a ZIP code search and choosing a specific model will show you all the vehicles within a certain distance from you. Police specific auctions can be found by other websites like gov-auctions, which tells you when and where the local auctions will take place.
Ever wanted to own your very own yacht but never thought you could because of how much they cost? Well now you can make your dream a reality by checking out this 1995 Bayliner 4587 Motor yacht. Here are it's measurements: length: 45'9", beam: 14'3", draft: 3'. Hull ID: BVKA13EWG495. This vessel comes with a powerful 310 HP Twin Hino V6 engine. It also comes with a spacious master bedroom (which is fully furnished), full sized bathroom with shower and electric toilet, dinning area that has a convection microwave, Danby refrigerator/freezer, and a double sink with compactor. There are literally a ton of other amenities but unfortunately are too many to list! To get more information on this auction and for a complete listing of everything this yacht comes with simply activate your free trial. Better hurry though, this live auction takes place in less than 2 days!
Looking for a sweet deal on a speed boat? If you are, be sure to check out this recently seized 1991 Formula SR331 vessel going up for bid in Cape Coral, FL on March 12th 2009. This 33 foot boat has a twin Mercruiser 502 engine with Bravo 1 drives. The 415 horsepower gas powered engines have approximately 285 hours of use. It's in excellent condition and works without a hitch. VIN# TNRD1621H091. Also included in the sale is a 3 axle trailer for easy portability. The starting minimum bid will be $15,600 so hurry and register with us right now to get more info on this and other seized boat auctions in your area. 

Although car auctions might help you in buying a dream car within your budget, it is a fact that these events are not publicized to larger extent. Experts feel that if there is an increase in the number of bidders at these auction, the final bid price will be affected. Again, dealership sale also gets affected with such flocking and it always slides down. Henceforth, you should expect that the auction information will always be hidden from the public. You should try to catch such data on websites that work as search engines for car auctions.

Check out this next auction for a 1995 Regal Cabin Cruiser boat. It measures 25'6" in length, has a powerful 235HP twin Mercruiser engine, and a fiberglass hull. Inside the boat you'll find a full spacious cabin, sink, refrigerator, microwave, and bathroom. VIN: RGMHC192J495. The current price for this seized boat is at $4,550, with 4 days and 5 hours left to bid. Click here now for full membership access. It's simple and easy so don't miss out!
Remember, you aren’t allowed to drive these vehicles, but you are granted access to them prior to the auction, and getting up close can reveal all kinds of hidden maladies. Look for things like paint overspray, uneven sheet metal, compromised suspension components, undercarriage rust, and anything else that looks out of place. Interior aroma is another major thing to watch out for, so be wary of things like gasoline aromas and mildew, because even though they may dissipate eventually, there’s a strong chance they represent a much larger issue.

As part of the largest Auction Group in Idaho, we offer over 40 years of experience and unparalleled customer service with a knowledgeable and professional staff who are committed to providing you with the best auction experience. Whether you are looking to buy or sell, we invite you to come visit us at our Meridian, Idaho location to view our large array of items listed in current and future auctions. Inventory is constantly moving as we are taking new consignments in daily so stop by anytime to see what’s new!
In recent years, public auctions have become commonly referred to as “the mechanic’s auction,” where lots can quickly become a money pit for novice bidders. There is no guarantee on the authenticity of the mileage on the odometer here, and since it’s an auction, you can’t drive the vehicle prior to bidding on it. This is a place where flood vehicles sell for top dollar after being hastily reupholstered in the hopes of duping amateur bidders, and cars with bad engines come loaded with heavy-duty oil in order to ensure it doesn’t belch smoke or leak on the auction block. 

View past Colorado auctions to learn more about the bidding process and our high quality new and used bidding items. Brows examples of live and online auctions including heavy equipment auctions, trucks and trailer auctions, industrial manufacturing auctions, government and municipal auctions, restaurant auctions, real estate auctions, office equipment auctions and electronics auctions.
Several different federal agencies hold government auctions. The General Services Administration is the granddaddy of them all, because it sells on behalf of other departments. When a federal agency no longer needs something — say, a pickup truck — it reports the truck to GSA, which first offers it to other federal agencies and then to state and local governments or nonprofits. If nobody claims the truck, then the GSA auctions it off to the public, and you get your chance at it. 
Have a look at this next item up for auction on February 12th, 2009. It's for this 31 foot 1992 Baja Sportscruiser vessel. This beautiful boat comes in white and sports twin v8 inboard/outboard engines; is raw water cooled, has belt driven steering pumps; Holley carburetors, Quicksilver Mirage propellers, and a Mercruiser Bravo One outdrive. It's in excellent condition and has been very well maintained by the previous owner. Hull ID# AGCA1823A292. This auction will be taking place in sunny Marathon, Florida in just a few short weeks. If you'd like to learn more about this particular auction or other watercraft auctions we strongly suggest you click here to get registered with us right now!
Please Note: Many More Items Are Still Being Added to the Auction Inventory (Accessed Via Button to the Right.) Final auction catalog in lot order should be available on April 3rd by the end of the day. For over 20 years Roller Auctions has been the place to find Colorado city/county/fleet vehicles and equipment. If you're looking for well maintained used vehicles and equipment this is the public online auction for you. Auction typically includes SUV's, Sedans, Pickups, Utility Trucks, Dump Trucks, Vans, Police Vehicles, Trailers, Various Municipality Equipment and so much more!!
Searching for an unbelievable deal on a boat? You're in luck! On January 12th this 1999 Doral 230 Platinum series boat will be going up for live auction in Forston, GA. This beauty comes with a 1999 Mercruiser 5.7 inboard engine that is incredible powerful. Not only is this vessel perfect for day trips, but it is also ideal for overnight getaways as well. Boat registration # GA 6102 HK. Also included in the sale is a Magic Tilt trailer for easy mobility. The minimum bid will be starting at $3,000 so if you'd like to get more auction information then all you have to do is register with us right now. Hurry, great deals like this don't last forever!
The 18 City of Los Angeles Official Police Garages (OPGs) hold Lien Sales Auctions. The auctions are open to the public. All vehicles are sold "AS IS, WHERE IS" and with all faults. Seller makes no warranty or refunds. Vehicles are sold in an open competitive bid auction. The highest bidder is the buyer. The auctioneer reserves the right to reject any bid or stop the sale of a vehicle. In the event of a dispute, the auctioneer's decision will be final.
The bidding started out fairly tame. Individuals there bought a beat up Impala for $525, a Chevy Astro van for $425, and the shittiest Chrysler PT Cruiser I have ever seen for $300. As for the awesome Ford Escort wagon? Well, it didn’t do so hot, in part, Kevin told me, because it’s so light and has low scrap value, and because parts are in low demand:
Do your research. Check Kelly Blue Book for the proper price for the vehicle, including its mileage and apparent condition. Always downgrade the condition by one ranking for government auctions. Also, do some smart used-car research, such as checking Consumer Reports for reliability and the frequencies of particular repairs, and checking our road test information if it's a recent model vehicle.
The goods you buy from government auctions are “as is.” Look on the “Terms and Conditions” page before bidding to understand the process. A typical auction page states, for example, that the auction site doesn’t guarantee the quality of the product in any way. Once you bid, you enter a legally binding contract, and you need to follow through with your bid.
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