Current and Past Blog Posts from William Austin, owner of Double A Auction & Realty

From Assessment to Auction: The Success Story of 90 McArthur Drive, Blackstone


Selling a property can be a complex and daunting process, especially when the owners live out of town and haven't visited the property in years. This was the case with the property at 90 McArthur Drive in Blackstone. The sellers, seeking a quick and efficient sale, reached out to us with a modest assessment of just under $14,000. Little did they know, this sale would turn into one of the most thrilling auctions we've conducted in recent times.

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Reasons to Sell Your Home with the Auction Method; A Traditional REALTOR’s perspective

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The Auction Method for selling real estate is highlighted for its simplicity and effectiveness. It is a public sale where the highest bidder can win the property. Key benefits include attracting more buyers through increased visibility on MLS and other auction sites, efficiency in the selling process, true market valuation through competitive bidding, transparency, and elimination of price negotiation. The sale price is set by a reserve price, ensuring the seller's terms are met. Auctions bypass buyer contingencies, represent only the seller's interests, avoid seller commissions, and enable the sale of additional personal property. Sellers can still work with their trusted agents, maintaining familiarity and expertise in the process.

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How to Sell Your Real Estate in Virginia with No Commissions and Get Market Price

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Discover the key to successful real estate sales in Kenbridge, Virginia! Learn how Double A Auction & Realty achieved a remarkable feat, selling 28 homes in 2023 at an impressive average of 155% above assessed value—without any cost or obligation to sellers. Explore their winning strategy and how they're transforming the selling experience in Kenbridge real estate.

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