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Advantages of Buying & Selling Personal Property at Auction in San Diego, CA

The goal of an auction house is to provide buyers and sellers with superior customer service and a rewarding auction experience. Why shouldn’t buying personal property be fair and fun? Many items consigned are sold absolute, meaning they have are no minimum prices set and no reserves or at least very minimal amounts such as…

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How to Legally Sell a Gun in Huntington Beach, CA; Knowing Who Can’t Purchase & Need for a Federal Firearms License (FFL) to Sell & Ship Across State Lines

Is your gun cabinet overflowing with guns? If so, you might be in the market to sell some of them. You may have inherited a gun collection and find yourself only interested in a couple of the guns rather than the entire lot. Either way, if you are in the market for selling guns, you…

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Coin Collecting for Beginners to Numismatists; Benefits of Buying & Selling Individual Old, Rare Coins & Bulk Collections at Auction in San Diego, CA

Numismatists are often characterized as students or collectors of coins. If you are a coin enthusiast, locating and purchasing that one coin to finish a particular collection is part of the fun. But searching for coins is thrilling for beginners too. Whether you are buying or selling coins, a great place to do it is…

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Best Place in the World to Buy Fine Contemporary & Antique Jewelry Investment Pieces? At Online & Live Auctions in Huntington Beach, CA!

Buying fine jewelry is generally not something that the average consumer does on a daily basis. In fact the majority of customers looking for that special little “something” tend to shop brand name jewelry stores that can be found in practically any shopping mall. At face value shopping at a jewelry store may seem like…

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Estate Sale Tips for Buyers. What Antiques & Other Items to Look For at Estate Auctions; Jewelry, Silverware, Bakelite, First Edition Books & More

Auction estate sales are definitely the place to be when it comes to finding pieces that are not only unique and rare but also vintage and retro collectible. In fact estate sales are the first place that knowledgeable buyers looking for the best items go to find both antiques and more common everyday items. The…

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Tips for Buying Guns at Estate or Firearms Auctions in San Diego, CA; Research Used Gun Values, Preview Guns, Understand Auction Terms & More

Do you have a gun lover on your gift list? You might want to add to their gun collection this Christmas with a gun you find for a great price at auction. Auctions are a great place to buy and sell guns. I15 Auctions is here to share some tips for those of your looking…

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What to Expect When Buying a Vehicle at an Automobile Auction & How Much Cheaper to Buy Used Cars in Huntington Beach, CA?

Getting a loved one a car sounds like a good idea, especially if it’s not only an awesome idea but a practical one as well. When getting your teenager their first car, it’s better to get them a used car; and preferably a great deal on one too. Purchasing a car through a reputable auction…

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History of Engagement Wedding Ring Styles Through the Decades & Centuries; Nature Loving Georgian Era, Romantic Opal Victorian Period & Much More!

When purchasing an engagement ring, you want all the details to be just right. Many brides want their engagement ring to be one of a kind without anyone having the same style. One way to achieve this is with vintage engagement rings. I15 Auctions is here to talk about the different periods that produced these…

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What to Inspect Before Buying a Used Compact, Farm or Other Tractor in San Bernardino, CA; Articulation Point, Engine Compartment, PTO Shaft, Hydraulic System & More!

When it comes to purchasing farm equipment, it pays to be as educated as possible. Farmers for example, understand exactly what is required of the equipment they use and when in the market for a new tractor, they are well versed in the makes; models and attachments that are needed to get the job completed.…

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Which Jewelry Metals Available to Buy or Sell at Auction in San Diego, CA Make the Best Gifts? Yellow, White & Rose Gold, Silver, Platinum & Palladium

The holiday season is fast approaching and retail stores are getting into the spirit with festive displays decorated in red, gold, silver and blue. As you pass by your favorite jewelry store you can’t help but notice the sparkle and shine of stunning gemstones and precious metals calling to you from behind the glass display…

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Tips for Buying Used Cars at Auction & Then Keeping or Selling Them for Profit in Huntington Beach, CA; Vehicle History Report, Buyer’s Premium & More

It’s becoming more and more popular to buy cars at auctions. You likely even know some people and/or investors who constantly buy repossessed and second-hand cars at car auctions only to sell them later for profit. You can you find a wide array of great repossessed vehicles for much cheaper than you would pay at…

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Bidding On & Buying Comic Books at Auction in Victorville, CA; Value & Timeline of Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, Image, IDW & Valiant Comic Book Ages & Eras Explained

Having a collection of comic books either from years past, handed down to you, stumbled upon them, or even inherited, sometimes having a stack of comics could be more than just hours of entertainment. Comic books can be worth some serious cash. I-15 Auctions take a closer look at comic books. Timeline of Comic Book…

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Latest Fall / Winter 2016 Jewelry Trends in San Diego, CA; Purchasing Antique Long Beaded Earrings, Statement Necklaces & More Jewelry at Estate Sale Auctions

Jewelry has been a popular adornment for both women and men for centuries. The items of jewelry themselves along with the ways the pieces were worn and displayed varied by culture. For example some of the items were used for religious purposes while others were worn purely as decorative pieces to indicate the wearer’s wealth…

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Most Significant Gun for Sale at Auction; History of Famous Outlaw Jesse James Single Action Colt .45 Revolver that Failed to Sell at Firearm Auction

I-15 Auctions wants to tell you about possibly THE most significant gun to ever appear at auction. The pistol belonging to infamous Wild West outlaw Jesse James was tipped to sell for over $1.6 million, 130 years after his assassination. The Colt .45 revolver was a favorite of the notorious gunslinger who spent more than…

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Hollywood, CA Celebrity Memorabilia Sold at Auction; Debbie Reynolds Film Costume Auction, Michael Jackson Thriller Jacket, John Wayne’s Green Beret & More

Film icons of yesteryear could never have imagined the impact they would have on future generations. For years, movie stars have been associated with beauty, prosperity and in some case notoriety. During their lifetime, fans would adore them, worship them and stand in awe of them. Clothing and items that celebrities owned or wore in…

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Coin Collecting Rare Pennies Worth Money in Huntington Beach, CA; 1856 Flying Eagle Cent, 1969 S Double Die, 1943 Copper & 1944 Steel Wheat Penny

You can find pennies anywhere. Walking down the street, you can look down and often see one or two on your stroll. Most of these pennies are only worth one cent. There are some though, that are considered rare and worth far more than you could likely imagine. I15 Auctions would like to highlight some…

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Benefits to Buying & Selling Used Heavy Construction Equipment at Auction in San Diego, CA; Convenience, Effective Advertising & More

Auctions can provide the small or struggling business owner a chance to get quality equipment at a lower cost. Many construction businesses survive on their heavy equipment. Without it, companies can go under. Once a piece of equipment goes out or is too expensive to repair, a company can be left in a sticky spot.…

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Browsing Total Business Liquidation Auctions Outside Your Own Industry in Huntington Beach, CA; Home Furniture, Hotel & Retail Liquidators Offer Items for Everyone!

If you are looking for specific items to purchase at auction for your business you are probably accustomed to browsing for auction categories which are geared towards the very specific pieces that you are interested in bidding on. While this is a great strategy for finding many of the things that you may be interested…

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Tips & Checklist for Finding, Bidding & Buying Cars, Trucks, Vans, SUVs & Motorcycles at U.S. Government Public Vehicle & Auto Repo Auctions in Perris, CA

If you are in the market to purchase a new car but you have a limited budget, a government car auction is an excellent place to find your dream vehicle at a bargain price. Government auctions often have cars available for purchase that cost thousands of dollars less than the same make and model sold…

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Different Types of Inherited Handguns & Pistols; Single Shot, Multi-Barrel, Single & Double Action Revolvers, Semi Auto & Fully Automatic

Recently I15 Auctions have posted blogs about inheriting rifles and shotguns. After all, it is not uncommon to find yourself with guns that you have inherited but don’t know much about them! In a similar fashion, you may have found that a relative or close friend had one or even a collection of handguns and/or…

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Inherited a Shotgun You Want to Sell at Auction in San Diego, CA? Identification of Single Shot, Pump Action, Side by Side, Over Under & Semi Automatic Auto Loader

Have you just been given the responsibility of dissolving an estate with shotguns in it, or more personally inherited a shotgun but don’t know much about it? You might be surprised to learn there are several types of shotguns out there. Perhaps, you aren’t interested in shooting firearms at all and simply want to sell…

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I15 Auctions Just Sent Three of Our Best to the Professional Ringmen’s Institute for Auction Ringman Training & Certification!

During auctions, especially live auctions, most of the participant’s focus is on the auctioneer. Some may notice other people in midst of the excitement, but don’t really understand their function and purpose. Where there are quite a few personnel that brings the auction together, today, we at I-15 Auctions would like to shine some light…

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Selling Inherited Rifle Firearms at Auction? What Type of Rifles are They? Single Shot, Semi-Automatic Hunting, Bolt Action Sniper, Lever Action Assault or Pump Action Rifle?

Sometimes when someone you love has passed away, the last thing you want to think about is settling the estate. Unfortunately, this is when the family is gathered and everyone involved in the estate is most likely together and confusion and uncertainty abound. One possession that will most likely be tricky to dispose of are…

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What You Need to Know About Buying & Selling Plated, Sterling & Pure Fine Silver Bars, Bullion, Coins, Flatware, Jewelry & More in Huntington Beach, CA

When you are looking at purchasing something from an auction and you have some silver on your mind there is a lot that you need to know about. Silver is a type of metal that is used to make many types of utensils, sculptures and jewelry. Silver can come in two main forms; sterling silver…

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Presidential & Native American Series Dollar Coin Edge Lettering History & Errors; 2007 George Washington, 2009 Zachary Taylor Dollar & More!

Presidential and Native American series dollar coins are unique in many ways; the most obvious being their edge lettering. Coin edge lettering began in 2007 with the introduction of the Presidential Dollar. Edge lettering over the years has become a source of controversy due to the varieties of coins and the errors they contain. History…

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Tips to Make the Government Auction Car Buying Experience Easier in San Diego, CA; Where Do Govt Repo & Seized Vehicles Come From & How Much Do They Cost?

What are Government & Police Confiscation Auctions? It’s always nice to save money on a car. Going to the dealership can be time consuming and frustrating. A great way to find a bargain is to go to a government auction. With many different makes and models, you’re sure to find exactly what you’re looking for.…

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Options When Inheriting Firearms In or Across State Lines; Adhere to California Gun Inheritance Laws & Hire an Auction House with a Federal Firearms License (FFL) to Sell Them!

After someone has passed, relatives dissolving of the estate have many options available to them in determining what happens to their loved ones precious items after they are gone. These are things that should be discussed before hand with your loved one, even if it’s unpleasant. Doing this planning ahead of time will ease the…

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