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Buying a Home at Auction

Auction!  Going, going, GONE!! Auctions have come a long way!  In today’s internet-saturated world, you can bid and buy a foreclosed home online in a few clicks.  Buyer beware, however, as the deals are as good as the time spent researching the property. Many foreclosures are now being sold via auction in a format known […]

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Buying a home at auction: Auction.com

You’ve probably heard of auction.com at some point, but what exactly is it? It’s dubbed itself the “nation’s leading online real estate marketplace,” and since it sold its first property back in 2007 and launched its online platform in 2008, it’s sold more than $26 billion worth of over 100,000 properties. Those are some pretty […]

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Buying a home at auction: HomeSearch.com

Homesearch.com may not be as well known as other real estate auction sites, but it’s a site where it’s possible to find a great bargain on a piece of property you may have never dreamed you could call your own. The site offers a multitude of properties including single family homes, condos, land, commercial properties, […]

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Buying a home at auction: Hubzu.com

If you’ve never heard of hubzu.com, but you’re in the market for a budget-priced home, it could be the answer you’ve been searching for. To date, the site has sold over 85,000 homes and have over 9,000 active bids and offers. There are new auctions starting daily, so there’s always new properties to peruse. So […]

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Buying a home at auction: Hudson & Marshall

Based in Dallas, HudsonandMarshall.com is a family business that has been up and running for more than five decades.  According to the site, their sales over the past five years have reached more than $5 billion, and they’ve sold more than 100,000 properties over the past 13 years. HudsonandMarshall.com hosts auctions in every state, and […]

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Home Auctions – Are They For You?

Many corporate sellers are offering properties at auction as a test of marketability. These auctions can be of several different formats. Many include a reserve which is a minimum price at which the seller will sell the property. There are several large auction companies now and you can find these listings online.

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