AUCTION AUTO MART BUY NOW Bid Now is Open ONLINE
WE ARE NOT OPEN FOR LIVE AUCTIONS
WE ARE OPEN FOR ONLINE SALES THROUGH OUR WEBSITE: Monday - Friday
How Do I DO THAT?
On the Car Details Page your options are :
BUY NOW, you agree to pay the Auction market price STARTING PRICE. (24hr response by email)
SILENT BIDS, you enter a Bid that is only 1or2 Bids Higher than Buy Now Price. (24hr response by email)
CARS arrive and are Posted Daily and Appointments are Available to Buy Online
STARTING PRICE / BUY NOW BID
Be sure to include in the Message Field your state driver’s license number or I.D. along with YOUR Good Mailing address to issue you a Buyer/Bidders number!!
By SUBMITTING The BUY NOW BID you are agreeing to purchase said car for the STARTING PRICE. We will be in contact BY EMAIL of APPROVAL. 24hr response time (Mon-Friday) 48hrs response time (Weekend Offers)
Next OUR TEAM will Schedule a Checkout Appointment THRU the Website, 30 minutes allotted for each transaction. We will be collecting all Bid Fees, Sales Tax and DOL Transfer fees per usual. WE Accept CASH, MC/VISA and DEBIT.
When making a SILENT BIDS
Keep in Mind this is to Request Approval of a lesser BID TO BE Accepted, WE Reserve the Right to Refuse any and all Bids. To meet the Reserve Minimum you must only Bid 1or 2 bid increments HIGHER than STARTING BID price set by the Auctioneer. To QUALIFY FOR 24Hr Offer: We may Accept it immediately but have 24 hr. to Approve BY EMAIL. IT Doesn’t Hurt to Ask, and you can save some Money too!! Please Be patient and Try Again.
Next OUR TEAM will Schedule a Checkout Appointment THRU the Website. 30 minutes allotted for each transaction. We will be collecting all Bid Fees, Sales Tax and DOL Transfer fees per usual. WE Accept CASH, MC/VISA and DEBIT.
In the wake of Coronavirus the Auction Live Sales are Postponed
ATTEND the AUCTION while Staying APART!
!COVID-19: In light of the pandemic we have postponed our public auction sales to keep our staff and customers safe. We will be utilizing online sales during this time and will take extra precautions when customers do come in to make a purchase using social distancing guidelines. We look forward to public auction sales again sometime in the hopefully not too distant future, but for now we are virtual. Thank you for your patience and stay well.
Please enjoy our new website! We hope you find this a more useful tool for research and preview of your next purchase. We have a BI- weekly auction sale environment that still proves to provide the bidder with the opportunity to have more control on their pricing as you vigorously bid for the bargains.
Also please understand that all the vehicles are sold on behalf of the owners(95% OF WHICH IS NON-PROFITS) and there is an expected minimum amount that must be met to ensure a continuous and vibrant market with a ample source of inventory. ( Nobody wants to sell their item for nothing! ) Most items are to be sold without reserve, to the highest bidder, and will be announced as such. All other items are to be considered with reserve, you must bid to buy.
Terms and Conditions
These terms are absolute and cannot be altered or changed in any way. If you cannot follow these terms completely, we ask you NOT TO BID OR ACCEPT A BIDDERS CARD. If you do not understand any of these conditions, please ask the auctioneer before bidding. Once you have been recognized and awarded as the winning bidder, you have entered into a LEGALLY BINDING CONTRACT, and must follow through with all purchases made, completely. No transfer of property is recognized from bidder to bidder. All persons taking legal ownership of said property must register to bid prior to bidding on an item. You must be 18 years of age to register as a bidder. You must have a Valid Drivers License or State Identification to Title Transfer and Register a vehicle.
No Guarantee - Everything is Sold AS IS, Where is Without Guarantee or warranty of any kind, regardless of any statements made by any persons in or at the sale. Use your preview period to inspect any and all property you may bid on and accept your purchase with all its faults and flaws. Other than delivery of title and bill of sale, neither auctioneers nor others make or imply any warranty of any kind.
Payments and Deposits- All purchases require a deposit be placed immediately after the fall of gavel or when Auctioneer says SOLD and calls your Bidder number. This will ensure the car is sold to you and holds it thru checkout time till Tues 5pm.
BID AMOUNT DEPOSITS
$0 - $999.00 $100
$1000.00 - $1999.00 $250
$2000 & UP $500
Pacific- All purchases must be paid by approval by Appointment.
Yard Rules - All non-runners must be removed off property prior to any repairs. No tools allowed on property, No hands under hoods, No jump boxes in the non-runner section. No moving of vehicles during preview and sale times. Any violations are grounds for ejection from yards and punishable by law in accordance with insurance regulations and state liability codes. Absolutely no dogs on the property per rules of board of health.
Methods of Payment - We accept Cash, Visa, and MasterCard. We do not accept personal or business checks of any kind.
Credit/Debit Cards - Visa & Mastercard Accepted only with Chip. Must provide two forms of identification at the time of purchase.
Bidding Increments - The auctioneer always has the right to refuse any and all bids. He also has the right to set the bidding increments and lot or re-lot item prior to fall of the gavel, regardless of type of auction being conducted. It is customary for the Auctioneer to start the bid at half the value an proceed with 250 and 100 dollar increments then between final bidders in 100 or 50 dollar increments, don't forget the grinding last fight to win where 25 and 12.50 increments are used to the gavel falls.
Hold Harmless - The buyers hereby indemnify and hold harmless the auctioneer and/or clients, also to include any other parties in the company for damages, claims, or liabilities from injuries to persons or property of any type. Buyers remove purchases at their own risk.
Title Transfer- All who Registers and obtains a Bid card, at the time of Title Transfer, the vehicle will be Transferred ONLY to whom is Registered. (i.e. Name, Address on Receipt!) Make sure its updated!
Responsibility and Title - Buyers are responsible for their purchase after the gavel falls. You must guard your purchase accordingly. The auctioneer is an agent under contract for the property being sold. Absolutely no adjustments, claims or refunds will be allowed after final settlement. Any claims must be made at the block at the time of sale. You must be 18 years of age to register a vehicle in your name. You must have a Valid Driver License or State Identification to title transfer a vehicle.
Taxes and Fees - This sale has a 12% buyer’s premium in effect. We also collect sales tax (currently 10.3 % in Pacific, WA). Title transfer, Tabs and license Plate Base Fee of $137.50-$187.50 for each vehicle, and a $75.00 Documentation Fee per VEHICLE. There are additional licensing fees that you will be responsible for based on the vehicle and where you live.
Sample Breakdown off Bidders Fees and Responsibility
Price (Varies) $1000 Winning Bid
Buyers Premium (12%) $120
Documentation Fee $75 State Mandates
Sales Tax (10.3%) $123.09 State of WA
Title Transfer ($137.50-$167.50) $137.50 Dept. of License
(Depends on GVWT of car)
RTA ($0-$300+) $10 Dept. of License
Total Due $1465.59
$2000 bid price:
Price (Varies) $2000 Winning Bid
Buyers Premium (12%) $240
Documentation Fee $75 State Mandates
Sales Tax (10.3%) $238.45 State of WA
Title Transfer ($137.50-$187.50) $157.50 Dept. of License
(Depends on GVWT of car)
RTA ($0-$300+) $28 Dept. of License
Total Due $2739.55
Any additional Licensing fees for tabs and plates are extra.
Announcements - Any announcements on the day of auction shall take precedence over any other previously advertised or stated conditions. Listen to the announcements. Other information or terms during the course of the auction may relate to specific items or removal.
At Whitey's Auction there are vehicles sold to the highest bidder!
we are so happy to buy a car from someplace like this. what you see is what you get, they don't hide anything. all your paperwork gets done there and complete. it is so easy and fun, thanks whiteys.