The AuctionHouse Algarve is a British-style auction house that aspires to provide an independent and reliable service to our local community. We offer our clients a safe environment to buy and sell a wide range of products either directly or through auction.
We are located on the National 2 road, 8km north of Faro, near the village of Estoi and only 1 minute off juction 14 of the A22 motorway.
We have a wide range of clients including business owners, banks, bailiffs and private individuals who provide a vast spectrum of goods including; Furniture, Antiques, Collectables, Sports Equipment, White Goods, Ornaments, Art, Commercial Catering Equipment and much, much more.
We provide a range of services for both our buyers and our sellers, including;
- Direct Sales - Furniture, art, commercial items etc, are all available to purchase directly from our showrooms throughout the week, Tuesday-Friday, from 09:30-17:30 and Saturdays, from 09:30-16:00
- Auctions - General auctions are held monthly, on the first Saturday of each month. Specialist auctions, including Antiques and Collectables, Commercial Equipment, etc, are held every quarter or, as and when required.
- Bidding Services- Clients who are unable to attend our auctions in person are given the alternative options of:
(1) Absentee Bid – Available through our website WWW.ahalgarve.com under the heading “Out of Room Bid”, or at the auction house. Please note, we do not accept bids under 20% of the lower estimated price. This is a free service.
(2) Telephone Bid – We call you a few minutes before your lot number. Fixed line or mobile at a cost of €5 per 15 minutes
(3) Internet Live Bidding – Provided free of charge through our web site. To use this facility simply choose "Login/New Bidder" from the front page of the Catalogue. The first time you will be asked to register your details including a username and password which is what you will use to login for future auctions. When the auction is active you can then log in to the auction "RING" and bid live on items. Currently this service is provided in English only.
Please note: Our commission rate is 15% plus tax on top of the hammer price.
- Valuations - Carried out free of charge at our auction rooms. For larger items we can provide an estimated valuation using provided photos or, for a small fee, we can visit you in your home or business.
- Transport and Storage - We work in conjunction with a local transport and storage company. We have negotiated a discount rate which we pass directly on to you.
- House and Business Clearances - We provide a proffesional service of house and business clearance.