SPRING COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION!
We are accepting the first 35 cars to this auction. Call today if you would like to consign. 205-664-4300
Bidding will start in April and end May 11th @ 7:00pm central time. Open house will be the same day.
Pearce & Associates conducts 4 to 6 online only collector car auctions each year. These auctions are not designed to be huge, auctions with hundreds of cars. Instead, we concentrate on accepting less than 50 vehicles from Estates, Private Collections and Individuals so those vehicles can be marketed and sold without the hype of a large sale event. Our sellers can consign a vehicle and put a fair reserve on the vehicle. The auction is conducted Online Only.
Pearce & Associates has offices in Alabaster (Birmingham), Alabama and Gulf Shores, Alabama. We are members of MarkNet Alliance which is one of the largest auction organizations in the world. MarkNet consist of 65 of the nations leading auction firms located in 35 States and South Africa. We conduct over 8,000 auctions per year with proceeds exceeding 1 billion dollars. When you consign or sell with Pearce/MarkNet, your assets are being promoting on all 65 MarkNet members websites and to over 500,000 registered online bidders.
Pearce & Associates requires that each bidder bring their vehicle to our auction center for an open house inspection or to provide one at their property so the public can view the vehicle in person. Our staff is responsible for marketing the vehicle, conducting the online auction, collecting the proceeds, handling all paperwork and titles and schedule pickup and payment.
FEES COMMISSIONS: $200 per vehicle to consign. If the vehicle sells, the seller pays a commission of 10% to Pearce. The $200 will be credited back towards the commission. A minimum commission of $500 per car. Additionally, we charge a 10% buyers premium to the buyer for marketing/advertising expense. Each seller can establish a minimum or reserve price when they consign. No additional fees or commission are charged to the seller if they do not meet the reserve.
Please read the terms carefully as they are a legal binding contract between you and Pearce & Associates Auctioneers.
All disputes will be settled in Shelby County, Alabama.
We encourage you to inspect the items in person.
If purchases are not settled within 3 business days of the close of the auction,
it is in default. Upon default the bidder will be black listed on Pearce &
Associates Auctioneers auctions as well as MarkNet auctions and
will be charged for the merchandise. Defaulted items will be forfeited back to
the owner or Pearce & Associates.
No refunds will be given.
Please check back and review these terms as every time you use this site you are agreeing to the terms as they are written at that time.
Pearce & Associates Auctioneers reserves the right to cancel any auction at any time for any reason.
There will be a 15% buyer’s premium added to final bid price.
Sales tax collected unless you provide Pearce with a copy of your tax resale certificate.
Vehicle Titles: Pearce & Associates is a licensed Alabama Automobile Dealer and Designated Agent. Any vehicle purchased will require that Pearce & Associates prepare the titlework for the purchaser. A fee of $65 per vehicle will be added to the final bid price for title work by the auction company. The only exemption is non Alabama residents which require an Alabama drive out form to be executed by the purchaser and licensed Alabama Automobile Dealers. Pearce & Associates shall require a copy of the buyers dealer license.
Pearce & Associates shall handle titlework and provide a copy to the purchaser within 14 business days of payment. Dealer titles and out of state buyers shall be mailed (certified) the actual title within 14 business days from final payment.
Bidding info- When you bid your max the current bid price doesn't automatically go to
your max bid. Someone else has to bid to increase the current price and the
computer will automatically bid up to your max in the increments specified.
This auction has what is called an auto extend feature, meaning the auction will not close until all bidding parties are satisfied. If any bids are placed within the last 5 minutes of the auction, the bid on lot(s) will extend for 5 minutes. The bidding will extend
in 5 minute increments from the time the last bid is placed until there are
no more bids, and the lot sits idle for 5 minutes.
Pearce & Associates Auctioneers have put forth every effort to make accurate
description of the items. Printed or verbal statements made by staff are
matters of opinion and are made in good faith. However, all items are sold As
Is Where IS. You are responsible for your own inspection during inspection
No allowance will be made for errors in cataloging, genuineness, defects, or imperfections not noted.
Pearce & Associates reserve the right to reject any and all bids for any reason.
Bidder responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Bidders agree to keep their username and password confidential as they are responsible for ANY and ALL activity involving their account.
When using the web site you must obey any and all local state and federal laws. Violations will result in termination of web site use privileges. We gather aggregate information from this web site which may include but is not limited to: number of page visitors,
most visited pages, any and all correspondence.
CREDIT CARD POLICY: Pearce & Associates requires that you use a valid credit card in order to set up a bidding account. By registering with your credit card, you, the purchaser agree to the following credit card terms:
1. I, the buyer hereby authorize the auction company (Pearce & Associates) to charge my credit card that I have set up my bidder account with, for the full amount of my bill, if I do not settle my unpaid account within 3 business days of the auctions ending.
2. I, the buyer, understand the terms of the auction including pickup and payment dates and timelines, and agree that I have placed bids with the intent of abiding by the auctions set terms and conditions.
3. I, the buyer, have been given the opportunity to inspect the items in person and understand the the auction company is selling the items in AS IS, WHERE IS, condition.
4. I, the buyer, hereby agrees to authorize the auction company to charge my credit card for my purchases in the event that I do not show up to pickup my items in person and make other payment arrangements. I also agree that the auction company is not responsible for handling, moving or storing the items I have purchased and that I risk the chance of those items being stolen or damaged if left behind.
5. I, the buyer, hereby agrees to not challenge or deny payment to the auction company for purchases made with the credit card that I have placed on file with the auction company. I fully understand the terms and conditions of the auction and hereby agree to this Credit Card Policy or I will not place bids with this auction website.