Discover Unique Treasures, Antiques & Collectables
Confirm your bids now – Online auctions are live in the Tri-County South Carolina area today!
Find unique items like jewelry, furniture, home decor, and more on our easy-to-use online bidding platform.
Browse live auctions in 2 minutes or less!
How The Great Estate Auction Works
1) Register You Account
Click the Register button on this page to create your account in 2 minutes or less!
2) Browse Our Estate & Consignment Auctions
Look for items you’re interested in bidding on. You can browse by category, keyword, or other search criteria.
3) Place Your Bids
Once you’ve found items you want to bid on, enter your maximum bid. Our auction system will automatically bid for you up to your maximum amount.
4) Monitor Your Bids
Keep an eye on your bids to see if you are still the highest bidder. You may receive notifications if you’ve been outbid or if the auction is ending soon.
5) Pay For & Collect Your Items
If you win with the highest bid, you’ll need to pay for your items and arrange for shipping or pickup. Be sure to follow our website’s instructions for payment and collection.
First Time Bidding? – Frequently Asked Questions
How do I register and bid in an online auction?
To register for an online auction through The Great Estate Auction Company, you'll need to create an account by clicking the Register button on this page. You will be asked to provide some personal information such as your name, address, email, credit card info, and phone number.
What types of items will I find on this auction website?
You can find a wide variety of items including:
- Jewelry and watches
- Antiques and collectibles
- Furniture and home decor
- Sports memorabilia
- Coins and currency
- Vintage automobiles
- Firearms and weapons
- Vintage toys and games
- Musical instruments
- Rare books and manuscripts
- Fine wine and spirits
- And much more!
How do I place a bid in an online auction?
To place a bid in an online auction, you must navigate to the item you want to bid on and click on the "Bid" button. You will then be asked to enter the maximum amount you are willing to bid. The auction platform will automatically bid for you up to that amount if other bidders place bids.
How do I know I'm the winning bidder?
Our auction website will notify you via email if you are the winning bidder. You can also check the bidding history for the item to see if you have the highest bid.
What happens if I am out-bid?
If you are outbid, you will be notified via email. You can then decide whether to increase your bid or let the item go to another bidder.
How do I pay for items I've won?
Our auction platform will provide instructions for payment. You will be required to enter your payment information and authorize the auction platform to charge your card.
How do I receive the items I have won?
You will be able to choose between pickup or shipping options. If you choose pickup, you will typically need to schedule a time to pick up the item from the auction location. Some auctions have a dedicated pick-up time and place listed in the auction details. If you choose to have items shipped, you must provide a shipping address and pay any associated shipping fees.
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