How to buy

New to buying at auction?

How to buy in an Online Auction

Everard Auctions sells right here on as well as on LiveAuctioneers, Invaluable, and Bidsquare.

Requirements for bidding

Register on by providing your name, address, contact information, and a credit card for verification purposes.


All items are available for personal inspection prior to the close of the auction. Please check the auction description for exhibition dates and times. We highly recommend that you inspect the items in person. If you are unable to do so we advise carefully reading our condition reports and reviewing the photographs of each lot. For more information about a lot, please contact us.


There are multiple ways to bid on an item live online through,, and
Please register to bid by 12pm EST the day before the auction, to make sure you have been approved. We try to confirm registration right away, but it’s best to allow several hours.
Please note the buyer’s premium is only 25% when you bid directly through It is 28% when bidding through, or 

Bidding increments increase as the dollar value of an item rises. The chart below gives bidding increments.

Price Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

More info on shipping and payment.