Hours: You can only have access to unit during business hours of the facility.
Removal of items: All items must be removed within 72 Hours of sale. Items CANNOT be discarded in the facility dumpster. A cash deposit of $100.00 is required, refundable only after ALL Items are removed and unit is left broom swept.
Abandonment: Any items not removed within the 72 Hours will be deemed abandoned, will no longer be the property of the high bidder and may be discarded, donated, or sold to the next highest bidder with all proceeds going to the facility owner, and any deposit will be retained by the facility owner.
Lien-holder right of redemption: All sales are subject to the rights of owners and lienholders of vehicles, trailers, boats and outboard motors to redeem the property immediately prior to the gavel falling. All items are sold as is with no representations or warranties from the facility or auctioneer.
Securing unit after auction: The high bidder must immediately put his lock on the unit when payment has been made at the facility. FACILITY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ITEMS TAKEN FROM THE UNIT AFTER OUR LOCKS ARE REMOVED FOR THE HIGH BIDDER.
Cleaning out unit: All units must be left clean with all items removed no later than the deadline stated above. All deposit amounts shall be retained if the unit is not left in this state. The dumpster on the property may not be used by buyers. Failure of buyer to abide by this or any other sale term will result in denial of future bidding rights.
Note to Buyers of Online Self Storage Auctions
Winning auction buyers MUST make contact with the facility manager to make arrangements for payment and pick up won auctions with in 24hrs.
Premium payments for won auctions MUST be made within 24hrs of auction closing. Failure to make payment within that time frame will result in loss of the auction and account suspension.
Bidding will start at $1, $10, or $20. You can then increase the bid amount in $10 increments or place a MAX BID that is at least $20 or more than the current bid amount.
Any bids placed within the last 3 minutes of the auction will cause the auction time to extend an additional 3 minutes from that time.
With our Standard Membership, the winning bidder will be charged a 15% buyer premium of each unit. With our Executive Membership, the winning bidder will be exempt of the buyer premium for a reoccurring monthly payment of $39.95 (billed anniversary style).
Depending on the facility, a 10% deposit may be charged to the winning bidder's credit card at the close of the auction. That amount will be subtracted from the final amount due at the facility.
Bidders MUST clean out the unit entirely, leaving it in broom-swept condition while abiding by the rules and regulations of the facility, before the end of the 48-72 hr clean out period.
Winning bidders understand they are entering into a binding purchase contract. Failure to pay either party and clean out the unit completely will result in the bidder's account being suspended.
The facility has the right to cancel the auction at anytime.
The defaulted tenant has the legal right to cure the account thus cancelling the auction. This is true up until the payment is received from the winning bidder to both SelfStorageAuction.com and the storage facility in question, unless otherwise stated in the state's lien laws or facility.
Winning bidders are responsible for their winning bids, taxes, and other fees associated with their account regardless of whether they claim ownership of the unit(s).
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