Consignor Info

Why Consign?

Professional Services Included When You Consign:

  • Professional photography, averaging 20 photos per lot (item) – very important for online, phone and absentee bidding
  • Professional, accurate catalog descriptions
    • Firearms are inspected and described by a licensed Gunsmith with 30 year experience.
    • Antiques and collectibles are researched.
  • All advertising
    • Not just “listed” on the Internet, but Live Streaming online bidding utilizing the #1 online bidding platform Proxibid
    • Auctions advertised on 5 Internet websites + Social Media
    • Print: Nationwide publications, local newspapers, fliers sent to past customers
    • Email blasts: Cady Auction (8000+ email addresses & growing) & Proxibid (350,000+ email addresses)
    • Gun Shows, Trade Shows & Television commercials.
    • Solid Targeted Marketing = More Buyers = Solid Results
  • Security on premises, utilizing technology and live physical surveillance – all auctions are recorded
  • Licensed, bonded and insured
  • Federal Firearms License holder for legal transfers of all gun sales throughout the United States
  • Professionally staffed auction previews
  • Live viewing of auction items during the auction on TV monitors located conveniently in gallery and registration area.
  • Brick & mortar, atmospherically controlled permanent facility with cushion seats.
  • PLUS our reputation as the PREMIER auction house in eastern Iowa for marketing high end collections and items:    Firearms, Military, Coins & Currency, Pocket Watches, Advertising, Sports, etc!!

Commission fee ONLY. NO hidden costs!

TESTIMONIALS from satisfied customers & all past results can be viewed. Appraisal services for insurance, estates and legal purposes also available.

 

How to Consign

It’s Simple
  • Call us at 319­·364·­4143 or email us at info@cadyauction.com
  • Inform us of what you want to sell
  • Make arrangements for a pick up or deliver your property to our gallery
  • We document all auction items and review the contract with you
  • The rest is up to us!

TESTIMONIALS from satisfied customers & all past results can be viewed. Appraisal services for insurance, estates and legal purposes also available.