Integrity and professionalism in auctioneering One of the finest facilities in the country Excellent reputation for fine consignments Worldwide market exposure with online bidding and marketing
Complete dispersal services Auction Facility 50” plasma monitors for easy viewing of auction items. Comfortable seating for over 200 bidders. Electric turntable stage displays furniture, fine art and rugs as they come up for auction in the main gallery. Online bidding is available on most auctions including live audio and video broadcast worldwide. Big Apple Café is a full time restaurant which offers a great breakfast and lunch menu to our patrons and the public.
ANTIQUES, FINE ART & DECORATIVE ART AUCTIONS We conduct large, three-day auctions every 6 weeks. These auctions include 5,000 - 6,000 cataloged lots of antiques and collectibles in a wide variety of categories. Items are accepted from one piece to entire estates and collections drawn from multiple consignors. Sessions are also offered for live/internet bidding and viewing to provide world-wide exposure for high end,desirable items that collectors are avidly seeking in the market!
SPECIALTY AUCTIONS Our specialty auctions attract avid collectors from all over the World. We conduct auctions of vintage toys, model trains, oriental rugs, firearms & militaria several times per year. Collector car auctions have also produced an outstanding response in past years. For over 40 years, we have held annual all Heisey glass auctions. We also offer annual unclaimed bank deposit box contents auctions. Over the past 8 years, we have sold the contents of thousands of deposit boxes for one of the world's largest banking institutions. These auctions typically include diamonds, gold jewelry, gold and silver coins and other unique items to be discovered fresh from the vault
DOLL AUCTIONS We recently formed a partnership with McMasters Harris Doll Auctions. They have been one of the leaders in this field for over 25 years. These auctions feature fine 19th C. French and German bisque dolls as well as composition and mid century examples. Vintage Barbie dolls and accessories have also become a growing part of the market. We conduct these auctions every 2 to 3 months and attract bidders throughout the U.S. and worldwide via our online bidding platforms!
HOUSEHOLD AUCTIONS Modern home furnishings and appliances are sold in large, uncataloged, multiple-ring auctions held twice a month on Thursday. These auctions frequently attract over 200 bidders. Other types of items typically found at household auctions include collectibles, electronics, lawn equipment, tools and machinery.
COMMERCIAL LIQUIDATIONS & TAG SALES Apple Tree has conducted a variety of retail store liquidations in a tag sale format. We have liquidated many types of retail goods this way, including: fixtures from Victoria's Secret, Abercrombie & Fitch and The Limited, as well as gift and specialty shop inventories. We have also conducted on-site asset liquidation auctions and sales for lumber companies, hardware stores, retail clothiers and other businesses. REAL ESTATE A Real Estate auction is no longer being thought of as a "last resort." Increasingly, homeowners look to auction as a viable way to move property quickly and reach a fair market value. We have sold many residential, commercial and farm properties. We have been selling real estate at auction for over 35 years and this segment of our business is rapidly growing.
ABSENTEE BIDDING We have established an impeccable reputation for handling absentee bids in a competitive and fair manner. Absentee bids may be left by e-mail, fax, or postal service. We must have credit card information or a personal check in our possession prior to executing the absentee bid. $25 minimum bid on all absentees. All bids must be received 24 hours prior to auction