"this is the buyers fee for bonhams and its pretty standard for all the real major auction houses
For all Sales categories (excluding Arms & Armor, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky)27.5% on the first $3,000 of…"
"Heritage is every quarter basicly 4 times a year and its 20% commission. And they dont need u .theres a list of people trying to get stuff in there auctions. There looking for stuff valued at around 1k and up. They dont do any reserves first bid…"
"I have sold sports stuff at Heritage for 5% seller fee.
I am wanting to sell 2 items that already has been authenticated by BAS and REAL. I was leaning towards Heritage but RR sells more music.
Does time of year matter?"
"In the interest of accurately representing seller costs....
While Item #11 in their standard four page contract indicates that RR Auction will carry replacement cost insurance coverage, this is done at no additional expense to the consignor."
"for rr I belive u payed 15$ per lot fee plus an insurance fee of 1 percemt u might not have noticed plus your sellers rate
I pretty sure rr has the insureance I havent look at a conctract from them in a year but u think it was in there as standard…"
"some auctions charge a photo fee whitch can be up to 100$
a insurance fee usually 1 to 2% of the minium value opening bid per itiem
some charge as u say a 15$ slot fee or processing same thing
and offcourse a fee to return if it doesn't sell…"
"heritage has an onsite authentication becuase they are a bigger company
heritage will not give u a 10 consignment fee for music and neither will rr and rr has a ton of add on fees
im sure ur paying there sloting fee and insurance becuace they wont…"
"heritsge charges sales taxes were they legally have to usualy were they have offices that's why .now I belive they do in all states .
but there buyers fees are basically the same heritage was 25% plus ur tax and rr was I think 28% plus…"