How do I search for auctions near me?

You can search for auctions near you by following the steps below:

  1. Go to the homepage.
  2. Enter a zip code into the second search box and click the red “Search” button or click Enter.
  3. Select your preferred distance radius from the drop-down menu.
  4. The following page will display View Only auctions within that number of miles of the zip code entered. These are the blue links on the calendar.
  5. You can refine your search by category or keyword.

Select “View Listing” to see more details.

How do I search for items in online auctions?

You can search for specific items that are available for online bidding by following the steps below:

  1. Go to the homepage.
  2. Click Online Bidding on the top left of the page.
  3. Enter the item keyword or category in the search field on the right of the page and click the magnifying glass icon or hit enter.
  4. The following page will display online item results based on the keyword or category entered.
  5. You can sort these items by relevance, date added, price, number of bids and auction time or refine by auction house or category
  6. To search for online items in a specific live auction catalog, navigate to the online auction and enter the keyword in the “Search This Auction” field and click “Go.”
  7. Click the lot number to review Auction Terms, Register and Leave a Bid.

How do I save an item that I'm interested in?

Saving items that interest you allows to you easily reference the items in the future. If the item is in an upcoming online auction, you'll also receive an email alert the day before the auction. You'll need to have an account and be logged in to save items. To save an item, follow the steps below:

  1. AuctionZip allows you to save Online and In Person items so you can easily find them again.
  2. Once signed into your AuctionZip account, navigate to the item you're interested in and click the heart icon on the upper right corner of the picture to save it as a Favorite item.
  3. To view Favorite items click your account dropdown in the upper right and under Favorites click on either Online or In Person, as this will vary based on if it's an online or view only item.

Can you appraise or sell an item that I have?

AuctionZip is not able to sell or appraise items directly. To appraise or sell your item, we suggest that you contact one of our auction house partners. You can find a list of our partners in our Auctioneer Directory and can search for someone near you.

To contact an auction house, click their company name to view their auctioneer profile page where you can find a phone number and/or email address for the auctioneer.