We have established an impeccable reputation for handling absentee bids in a competitive and fair manner. Absentee bids may be left by e-mail, fax, or postal service. We must have credit card information or a personal check in our possession prior to executing the absentee bid. $25 minimum bid on all absentees. All bids must be received 24 hours prior to auction.
We offer a variety of ways for customers to participate in our auctions if they cannot attend.
Live Telephone Bidding is available at all of our cataloged auctions. A representative from Apple Tree will call you several minutes before your requested lot sells and you can actively participate in the bidding, special terms may apply. There is minimum bid of $500 for all phone bids.
Internet Bidding is a great way to participate in an auction without ever leaving your home. This type of bidding is only available on a portion of our cataloged auctions including monthly antique auctions, deposit box contents auctions and other specialty auctions. Bidders can participate by previewing/bidding online at least one week before the event or bid live interactively while the auction is taking place. Bidding is offered through artfact.com. Apple Tree also offers in-house packing and world wide shipping services. 16 % buyers premium for online bidding.
A 13% Buyers premium will be charged on all purchases. 3% discount for cash or check payment.
Please contact us if you need more information about this process.
Apple Tree Auction Center
1625 West Church Street
Newark, Ohio 43055
Webmaster: John Entrekin, www.johnentrekin.com