They have an auction house in Sacramento, are selling a few trucks that could be interesting to me. Have a few questions. Employees (or their agents) of all other Commonwealth agencies and members of their immediate families are prohibited from purchasing vehicles at Commonwealth used vehicle auctions that were assigned to, or surplused by, their employing agency if the sale price exceeds $100.00.
But you can save hundreds, even thousands of dollars over retail on a late model, very well maintained vehicle at a GSA auction at Central Auto Auction! Government car and property auctions of all types and sizes are held all over the country virtually every day. As we’ve already mentioned, there are always some risks in buying at government or repo car auctions. The fourth window provides links to explain how GSA auctions and auctions in general work, with one for first-timers.
Some of the vehicles at police auctions have been sitting at an impound lot for years before finally going to auction. During your inspection we ask that you check the condition of the vehicle and equipment; such as the interior, windows, doors, body, paint, engine, air conditioning, heater, etc. A search for auctions in Michigan came up with 5, one in Gaylord, Michigan, on August 20, 2013, with the information on the auction house, including a map. Many people claim that no deals exist at these auctions because all of the big car dealers attend these auctions. After 18 years of holding dealer exclusive auctions, the Auto Auction of New England has opened its doors for both dealers and the public. It is suggested to register no later than the Friday prior to the GSA sale date in order to avoid long lines and delays.
Currently serving as KCI Kansas City’s general Manager, Greg is active in the auto auction industry and has served as a member of the National Auto Auction Association’s Western Zone Board. Since its inception, DAA Northwest has become one of the nation’s premier independent auto auctions. The second way of finding government car auctions is through an online auction directory service that does the legwork for you — for a fee. Clarence Ditlow, director at the non-profit auto safety group, Center of Auto Safety, told the Circa news site said he was shocked” to hear that potentially dangerous cars were being sold to unsuspecting buyers. The auction will call you upon sale confirmation from GSA to discuss pick up arrangements for the vehicle. GSA also provides us with a wide variety of other vehicles including cars, light trucks, and often ambulances and buses. These are the only two forms of payment allowed for the GSA sale from the public.
GSA auction cars are newer, well maintained, have relatively low mileage, and come equipped with desirable features such as automatic transmission, air conditioning, power steering, and power brakes. All auctions begin at 10:00 am. The auctions may be cancelled at the Director of the Bureau of Vehicle Management’s discretion. When doing research on the web regarding government auctions never buy anything that claims to have the secret ways of getting great deals at government auctions. This letter must state that the bank will guarantee the check for a specific amount for a period of 30 days after the specific sale date at which it is intended to be used, and that it covers the purchase of U.S. Government property only.