Conditions of Sale

MAGNOLIA GARDENS AUCTION HOUSE
CONDITIONS OF SALE

TINA MURPHY 16380

WE ASK THAT ALL PARTICIPANTS IN TONIGHT’S AUCTION TO PLEASE REGISTER WITH FULL NAME, ADDRESS AND PHONE. YOU WILL THEN RECEIVE A BID CARD.

YOU MAY PLACE A BID BY RAISING YOUR CARD. YOUR BID WILL THEN BE ACKNOWLEDGED. IN THE EVENT OF A TIE BID, THE AUCTIONEER WILL OPEN THE BIDDING UP BETWEEN THOSE TWO PEOPLE.

PLEASE INSPECT, PREVIEW, AND ASK ALL QUESTIONS PRIOR TO BIDDING. ALL ITEMS WILL BE SOLD “AS IS WHERE IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO TELL YOU WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT AN ITEM, BUT WE CANNOT KNOW EVERYTHING, WE ARE THE ACTING AGENT FOR THE SELLER. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO THOROUGHLY INSPECT THE ITEM BEFORE PLACING A BID, YOU ARE THE EXPERT! ONCE THE AUCTIONEER SAYS “SOLD” WE HAVE A BINDING VERBAL AGREEMENT THAT THE ITEM IS YOURS AND YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING FOR IT EVEN IF A MISHAP HAPPENS BEFORE YOU PAY FOR THE ITEM.

MAGNOLIA GARDENS OR ITS STAFF WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY AGAINST DAMAGE OR LOSS OF AN ITEM ONCE IT IS ANNOUNCED “SOLD”.

MAGNOLIA GARDENS HAS THE RIGHT TO PROTECT ANY RESERVE PRICE SET. TO MAINTAIN CONTINUITY OF THE AUCTION PROCESS, IT IS THE DUTY OF THE AUCTIONEER TO START BID AND ADVANCE AT THEIR DISCRETION, THE AUCTIONEER HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE OR REJECT ANY BID. THE AUCTIONEER OR STAFF HAVE THE RIGHT TO BID ON MERCHANDISE BEING AUCTIONED.

ALL PAYMENTS ARE DUE AT CONCLUSION OF THE SALE; PAYMENTS MAY BE CASH, CHECK OR CREDIT CARD. PROPER ID MAY BE ASKED FOR.

ADDRESS FOR LICENSING IS POSTED AS REQUIRED.

A BUYERS PREMIUM OF 14% WILL BE ADDED TO THE BID PRICE OF EACH ITEM AND BECOMES A PART OF THE PURCHASE PRICE, TAX WILL THEN BE ADDED TO THOSE TWO CHARGES.

ALL BIDDERS MUST SETTLE THEIR ACCOUNT WITH THE CASHIER AND OBTAIN A RECEIPT BEFORE ITEMS ARE REMOVED. TICKETS WILL BE CHECKED TO GET YOUR ITEMS OUT.

A SALES TAX FORM NEEDS TO BE FILLED OUT AND FILED WITH US TO BE TAX EXEMPT.
A BID BY ANY PERSON SHALL BE CONCLUSIVE PROOF THAT THE PERSON BIDDING IS ACQUAINTED AND IN AGREEMENT WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

ABSENTEE BIDS ARE ACCEPTED FOR THOSE WHO CANNOT ATTEND THE AUCTION. WE ASK THAT YOU SECURE IT WITH A CREDIT CARD OR FORM OF PAYMENT. THE AUCTIONEER WILL THEN BID ON YOUR BEHALF.

PICKUP OF ITEMS IS MONDAY OR TUESDAY FROM 9:30 UNTIL 3:00 IF NOT REMOVED THE NIGHT OF THE AUCTION. ITEMS LEFT OVER 6 DAYS WILL BECOME THE PROPERTY OF MAGNOLIA GARDENS ONCE AGAIN TO DO WHAT WE SEE FIT, UNLESS YOU HAVE MADE PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS WITH TINA.