Storage Auction Terms
Verbal rules given by Auctioneer
at each facility, may add to or change the following:
NOTE: Buyers must have current, valid, photo I.D. (CA Driver License) if requested by Site Manager or Auctioneer
to enter site. BUYERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO BID.
OF PAYMENT: CASH ONLY! NO CHECKS OR CREDIT CARDS.
NEW BUYERS: DUE IMMEDIATELY UPON FINAL BID. FULL PAYMENT of bid... SALES TAX... SECURITY DEPOSIT
OF $50.00, or $100.00 OR MORE. (under 10x10 - $50.00, 10x10 or larger - $100.00 or more) If you do not have the total amount
for payment of the unit, you can not leave the facility grounds to obtain more money. Your bid will be voided, you will forfeit
the unit, and it will be re-sold by the Auctioneer. NO EXCPETIONS!
DEPOSITS: Are refundable only if units are cleaned out thoroughly and within allotted time. (Generally
24 hours) If not, buyer forfeits deposit and will not be accepted at any auctions in the future.
SALES TAX: Applicable unless buyer shows clerk the original and gives clerk
a copy of California State Board of Equalization seller's permit, prior to payment.
UNITS AUCTIONED ONE AT A TIME: Prospective buyers please view from doorway
only. DO NOT GO INSIDE, OPEN BOXES OR TOUCH ITEMS. Please then move completely out of the way so the next person can view.
YOU ARE BIDDING ON THE ENTIRE UNIT: All units sold "AS IS", "WHERE
IS", "IN PLACE", and "WITH FAULTS", (NO EXCEPTIONS). ALL SALES FINAL AND ABSOLUTE!
WINNING BIDDER: On each unit, the buyer must immediately verify their final
bid, by signing a Confirmation of Sales slip, and supply current phone number and mailing address.
No items can be removed until end of auction. Everything in unit must be removed from site
premises. NO USE OF SITE DUMPSTERS!
You must have your
own locks to protect your purchase. Few sites will overlock.
Must remove the entire unit contents and leave nothing behind at the site.
(broom sweeping is appreciated) Most sites allow 24 hours for removal of purchased units. Please stop by and tell the site
office on your last trip that the unit is clear. You are completely responsible for unit removal, not matter if you re-sell
or sell back to the tenant.
Will note if the site requests tenants personal papers and photo albums.
AUCTIONEER: Reserves the right to refuse (not accept) any bid from any person who is disruptive,
or has caused a problem for other facilities or at any prior auction.
"California Commercial Code" 2328, Paragraph (2), Auctioneer's decision is final in the event of disputed bids on
LIABILITY: You are responsible for
your own safety and those with you at all times while attending each auction. CHILDREN: Must be kept in hand
at all times and not allowed to go near units or become a hindrance to other buyers. NO ANIMALS. NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
Unless otherwise noted,
the facility management or owner may reserve the right to bid.
If you do not have a resale certificate you will be charged
sales tax. Always carry a copy of your resale certificate! If you have one, we have to have a copy with every transaction,
or you will be charged sales tax. Thank you. Please call the site one day prior to the auction or the day of the sale before
driving out, to find out if the auction is still on and how many rooms are left. It is sometimes necessary to make changes
to the auction schedule. Please call the facility before driving out to confirm the auction has not been cancelled or postponed.
Below are the terms for our liquidation auctions!
By registering and participating in this auction, you, buyer, agrees to the following terms and conditions
as well as any changes announced at the auction. In order to bid thru on-line sources, you must register online
and provide a valid driver’s license or other acceptable form of photo identification as well as a valid credit card
(Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Discover). Your card will be charged the amount of $250; if you don't purchase the charge will be
void. In addition a minimum 30% deposit will be charged on your purchases during the auction. You will NOT be allowed
to continue bidding if we can't charge additional deposits. Payment is due in full auction day; your credit card will be charged
the balance upon conclusion of auction.
A 10 % for on sight bidders and
a 15% for internet bidders buyer’s premium will be added to bid price plus sales tax (9.75% L.A. County). If purchasing
for resale you need to provide us with copy of resale permit on auction day. All items must be paid for in full prior to removal.
Removal upon conclusion of auction and during the following work day or as announced by auctioneer. Removal is the buyer’s
responsibility. Items not picked up by due time will be deemed abandoned & your deposits will be forfeited. The
Auctioneer reserves the right to take sealed bids/phone bids, accept bids in any increment to the best interest of Sellers,
and to reject the bidding from anyone whose conduct or actions are not in the best interest of Sellers. The Auctioneer and
Sellers reserve the right to add or delete merchandise without prior notice. The catalog is prepared as a guide and we do
not warrant the accuracy, description, age, count, etc. of any of the lots specified. Neither seller nor K. E. Auction
Service are, or will be responsible for any errors or omissions in the description of the merchandise. Everything is
sold AS-IS, WHERE-IS and all sales are FINAL. Please inspect before bidding.
Buyer acknowledges responsibility for any personal injury or property damage caused by Bidder or
his agent, and further agrees to hold Auctioneers and Seller harmless from any and all damages, claims, liabilities from injuries
to persons or property of any type whatsoever caused during the sale or during the removal of items purchased or afterwards,
during the use of any of the purchased items. Buyer should do his/her own independent research prior to purchasing and buyer
agrees that buyer is purchasing as is and any repairs/upgrades needed on these products are the sole responsibility of buyer.
No returns will be accepted, no monetary credits will be given and buyer won't contest any credit card charges. K. E. Auction
Service will only provide auction invoice. Absentee bids and webcast/live internet bidding are provided as a service to bidder.
Bidder acknowledges and understands that this service may or may not function correctly the day of the auction. Under no circumstances
shall Bidder have any kind of claim against seller, K. E. Auction Service, or anyone else if the internet service fails to
work correctly before or during the live auction. By participating at the auction, bidder warrants that bidder has the
ability, capacity and authority to enter into an agreement to purchase the item and by being the successful bidder has entered
into an irrevocable offer to purchase for the full amount of the bid plus buyers premium and sales tax. If any item is withdrawn
from the auction after bidding has completed, the purchaser’s sole remedy shall be the refund of any purchase price
actually paid. These Terms and Conditions, and all questions with respect to the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions,
shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of California, without regard to conflict
of laws provisions. All bidders expressly consent to personal and exclusive jurisdiction in the courts of the State of California
located in Los Angeles County. Buyer agrees to pay all of Auction Co.’s attorneys fees arising from any claims to this
agreement (regardless if there was a breach or not), and for any other actions disputing this contract. Everything is being
sold as is where is without any guarantee. Buyer’s premium + sales tax will be added to all sales. Thank you for participating.
Please bring copy of your invoice when you pickup or if you're sending a representative to pickup your purchases, they MUST
have copy of your invoice along with a signed note from you authorizing a third party to pickup on your behalf. If requested,
you agree to fax us copy of your driver's license along with copy of your credit card.
Public Auctions Seller agreement!
Any seller of goods, merchandise, or property sold at public auction on any date and
location agree, excepts all responsibility for providing merchantable title and release the auctioneer, auction service, or
auction service employee of all responsibility of the sale of goods, merchandise, and/or property sold at any auction. The
seller shall provide title and legal release of all goods, merchandise, and/or property, and provide insurance for said property