Several online auction sites specialize in estate auctions, offering a wide range of items including antiques, collectibles, furniture, and more. Keep in mind that the popularity and reputation of online auction sites can change over time, so I recommend doing your own research and checking current reviews before using any specific platform. Here are some well-known online estate auction sites:
- Everything But The House (EBTH): EBTH specializes in estate sales and auctions, offering a wide variety of items, including art, furniture, jewelry, and collectibles.
- MaxSold: MaxSold focuses on estate and downsizing auctions, offering a full-service solution that includes cataloging, photography, and online bidding.
- Invaluable: Invaluable is a marketplace for live and timed online auctions featuring art, antiques, and collectibles from reputable auction houses around the world.
- LiveAuctioneers: LiveAuctioneers offers live and online bidding for auctions held by auction houses and galleries, covering a diverse range of items.
- HiBid: HiBid is a comprehensive platform that includes a category specifically for estate auctions. It allows auctioneers to host online-only and live webcast auctions.
- Proxibid: Proxibid features a range of auctions, including estate auctions, live auctions, and webcasts across various industries.
- Bidsquare: Bidsquare focuses on fine art, antiques, and collectibles auctions from reputable auction houses, galleries, and dealers.
- Everything Estate Auctions: Everything Estate Auctions specializes in online estate auctions, offering a variety of items including antiques, vintage items, and collectibles.
- EstateSales.NET: While primarily a listing site for in-person estate sales, EstateSales.NET also provides a “Virtual Sales” section where some estate sale companies conduct online auctions.
- AuctionZip: AuctionZip lists live and online auctions, including estate auctions, conducted by auctioneers and sellers across various regions.
When using online estate auction sites, make sure to read the terms and conditions, understand the bidding process, and be aware of any fees associated with bidding, winning items, and shipping. Additionally, consider the reputation of the auction site and the auction houses or sellers that list their items on the platform.