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News & Strategies for Storage Auctions Success

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Whether you are looking to embark on a new career or just earn some cash on the side, storage auctions are the perfect choice. When a tenant fails to pay and/or abandons the unit, the storage facility has the legal …

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Storage auctions have become increasingly popular in the past few years, thanks in part to reality TV shows like Storage Wars and Auction Hunters. Granted, the format for auctioning off the contents of abandoned storage units has been around for …

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If you're in the business of buying and reselling the contents of auctioned storage units, you probably know by now that not every unit you come across is valuable. On the contrary, many contain nothing more than empty boxes and …

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If you've been in the storage auction business for any significant length of time, you probably know by now that now every unit is worth bidding on. Some units will contain a treasure trove of valuable items that can easily …

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Know When to Quit One of the most common mistakes that newcomers to the buy-sell storage auction industry make is trying to win every unit, regardless of the cost. They'll continue raising their bid prices without taking into consideration whether …

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