Selling Your Home – Auction It or List It?

Choosing to sell your home, or another property you own, is often a big decision. Although there are many factors that go into the decision making process, ultimately, most sellers want to sell their property for the highest possible selling price in the least amount of time. Here are some auction advantages to consider when […]

Choosing an Auctioneer: Written Proposal (Part 4)

This is the 4th installment in our Choosing an Auctioneer series (read other articles here). In this post, we will discuss the importance of a written proposal and the parts of ours. Receiving a written proposal from the auctioneer prior engaging him to conduct the auction lets you know what the auctioneer is going to […]

March 2015 Online Only Auction Events

  Our March event includes land, homes, and vacant commercial and residential lots in South Carolina. All of these properties will be sold to the highest bidder at online only auction. Plus, we also have a bankruptcy courted ordered auction for a closed truck accessories business in Piedmont, SC. Acreage In Gray Court, SC, we […]

How do I participate in your auctions?

Terry Howe & Associates, Inc. wants to make your experience at the auction enjoyable and easy to understand. Here are some tips that will help you. Learn about the property! 1. Read all the information about the property you are interested in bidding on. 2. Watch the video about the property. Almost all of our […]

November 2014 Auction Event

This month’s online auction event includes properties located all across South Carolina, from the upstate, westward to Florence and south to Barnwell. These properties include acreage tracts, homes, vacant lots and more. The auctions will end over the course of 2 days – November 5 and November 6. Homes will be open for inspection on […]

Choosing an Auctioneer: Determining a Target Market (Part 3)

In the previous sections of our series on Choosing an Auctioneer, we talked about setting goals and evaluating your property: You can read those articles here: Link to previous Choosing An Auctioneer articles As part of the evaluation of your property, we determined whether the property is suitable for auction. We also determine its Target […]

Coulda, Shoulda, Woulda

These 3 words are sometimes heard when discussing missed real estate opportunities. A property will sell for a significant price and someone will think back and say, “I remember when I coulda purchased it for next to nothing. I woulda, but … (fill in your excuse). Now looking back, I shoulda bought it.” If you […]

Choosing an Auctioneer: Property Evaluation (Part 2)

In the first part of our series on Choosing an Auctioneer, we talked about setting goals. If you have not read this post, you can read it here: LINK Once a definable goal has been determined, the next step that we take is the Property Evaluation. There are several parts to this evaluation, which help […]

Dealing with Inherited Property with Multiple Owners

Real Estate is not always simple. In fact, many times it can be very complicated. One of those times is when a property has been inherited and now there are multiple property owners. This can create a messy situation when one or some of the property owners want to sell, while others do not. We […]

Choosing an Auctioneer: Setting Goals (Part 1)

Most people that contact us about selling their property (real estate or personal property) have never had an auction. Some have never even been to an auction. But, they recognize that an auction may be an option for their situation. During the first conversation, they are trying to find out more about the auction process, […]