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 through a third-party company, "Easylive Auctions". Their charge for the provision of this service is either a flat fee of £3 (three Pounds sterling) or a commission of 3% of the hamme price of your successful bids - you decide at the time of registration. To go directly to this see the "Stop Press" News Item. 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.