Real estate, private and commercial vehicles, guns, clocks and bedding are among the goods listed for auction in Ohio through AuctionZip as of July 2015. Five out of 15 categories in the auction search tool are real estate-related auctions. More than 800 auctioneers are listed by the company in Ohio.
Estate auctions offer items such as toy trains, collectible jewelry, ceramic and plastic dishes, guns and other items. Retirement auctions offer tractors, tools and business related goods. The website for AuctionZip allows visitors to search for different auction categories or items.
Live auctions are available that allow bids to be placed online for items of interest. The online bidding allows Ohio residents to participate in auctions around the world to find the items they desire at the best auction price. Auctioneers are able to place their auctions online to reach a larger supply of bidders.
Over 25,000,000 bidders participate in live online auctions every year. The company website states that it has over 100,000 items available for bid online. The live online bidding allows bidders to watch and participate in real time auctions that are managed by an auctioneer.
When looking through the website location, date and time are listed for both offline and online auctions. Bidders are able to preview upcoming items during an auction in progress by clicking on the items pictures. Real-time updates are posted as people bid and the auctioneer makes calls.