Terms & Conditions of Sale
All Sales are Final. No refunds are given under any circumstances.
Warranties and Representations
All property is sold AS IS, WHERE-IS, and without recourse. Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc., for itself and as agent for the seller, makes no warranties or representations of any kind with respect to any Lot., Buyer agrees that in no event shall Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. be held responsible or liable for the correctness, description, genuineness, authorship, attribution, provenance, period, culture, source, origin, value, or condition of any Lot. Nothing said or done by Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. shall be deemed a warranty of representation or an assumption of liability by Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. Disputes on items must be filed within three (3) days of an item’s receipt, or twenty-five (25) days of auction completion, whichever is sooner. Disputes will not be investigated beyond these timeframes and transactions will be considered complete.
In case of any discrepancy, from any source, the auctioneer’s record is the official record of the sale. In case of any tie bids, the auctioneer’s ruling is final. Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. will have sole and absolute discretion to determine who the successful bidder is and/or may withdraw the Lot or reoffer the Lot for sale, in the event of a dispute.
Shipping arrangements are the sole the responsibility of the buyer. Ahlers & Ogletree does not offer shipping services. A link to this Company’s list of preferred shipping vendors and services will be provided upon receipt of invoice. We encourage all bidders to receive quotes on shipment before bidding as A&O will be unable to remove winning bids due to shipping charges.
Payment and Pick-Up Policy
Failure to Pay
Buyer agrees to pay Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. a buyer’s premium based on winning bid amounts as follows:
-In-Person, Phone, House-Absentee or HiBid Winning Bids: 21% of any winning bid (18% for cash or check payments).
-LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com, and BidSquare.com Winning Bids: 24% of any winning bid, regardless of payment method.
-Real Estate Winning Bids: 10% of the hammer price, regardless of payment method.
Buyer assumes full responsibility for any and all items when the hammer falls. Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. shall have no liability for any damage to property left on its premises after the date of sale.
Auction price estimates are given on each lot. Estimates should not be relied on as a prediction of the actual selling price or the actual value of any lot.
Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. reserves the right to withdraw any lot at any time from the auction for any reason.
All purchases are subject to 8.9% Georgia sales tax unless Buyer has a valid tax exempt certificate on file with Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. Real estate taxes are subject to standard prorations found in the Purchase Agreement.
Ahlers & Ogletree, Inc. reserves the right to modify, add, or remove any section of these terms and conditions of sale at any time, with or without notice.