10 top buying tips from online auction experts

Ever thought you liked the idea of online auctions but aren't sure where to start? Fancy taking yourself out of a comfort zone and trying something completely new? I’ve picked ...
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The post-sale checklist: what to prepare to ensure a smooth after auction experience

What with the trials and tribulations of the last year, we’re all craving some simplicity and normality again. Here at William George, we care about our customers and your ...
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Pallet auction FAQs

We’ve had a rollercoaster of a year, haven’t we? It’s definitely one for the kids’ history books! What will it be referred to in years to come? The year of the lockdown, ...
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How does online auction bidding work?

Whether you’re into antiques, jewellery, art, cars, or pretty much any category – we’ve got them covered. You’d be nuts not to have explored what’s available online at auction.
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10 top selling tips from online auction experts

If you’re finding this lockdown a bit tough and needing a bit of revived motivation, creating your own online business could be the solution you’re looking for.
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Bathroom auction FAQs

Whether you’re renovating a property, or just want a few new additions to spruce up your home, we hold weekly bathroom auctions at William George which feature a huge volume of ...
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How to buy a luxury watch at auction

So, holidays are looking like they’re still quite a long way off and it’s probably going to be a while before we can confidently book a weekend away without feeling like Boris ...
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Buyer’s guide: Liquidation sales

Here at William George, we are always looking for exciting opportunities to offer our customers. Rather than passing large amounts of product between organisations, we love the ...
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Online auction safety checklist

We want people to feel confident that when buying online at auction you can rest assured everything will be as smooth and as safe as possible. Before you make any commitments, ...
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5 ways to find a bargain in an online auction

Is it just me or are other people struggling to remember a life before the Coronavirus? We’ve all knowingly become accustomed to Zoom calls in pyjama bottoms (with a smart-ish ...
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Buying furniture at auction

As we’re well into our third lockdown if you’re anything like me, you’ll be wanting projects to get stuck into to while away your time at home. Personally, I’m on a mission to ...
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Liquidation auctions FAQs

We have lots of different online auctions which you can find here, and one of our specialities is liquidation sales. If you’ve never bid in an auction of this type here’s a ...
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Buying jewellery at auction

One of the joys of auctions is the opportunity to find unique pieces that would be difficult to source elsewhere. This is particularly the case when it comes to jewellery. Of ...
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Buyer’s Guide to Pallet Sales

It’s undoubtedly a challenging time and with whole industries under immense strain, you might be one of the unfortunate but growing group of people looking for alternative ways ...
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Interview with a top seller of historical & royal treasures

We spoke with one of our long-standing regular clients, an international seller of historical artefacts, and they shared with us some of their favourite items they have had for ...
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How to spot a fake: Piece of art

Art can be a fantastic way to invest your money and visually pleasing at the same time. Sure popping your dosh in an ISA is excellent and watching the balance grow, ...
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Buying art or antiques at auction

If you collect a particular item, style or period, it’s far easier to find what you’re looking for online, browsing from the comfort of your sofa, rather than spending your ...
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How do I protect myself when buying? (no masks required)

The theme of protecting ourselves is one we are becoming all too familiar with – but fear not, this time around you don’t need a mask! Just some good old-fashioned common sense ...
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How liquidation auctions work

Many of us dream about being our own boss but aren’t sure of where to start. If you’re thinking of changing your lifestyle and starting your own business, even just as an ...
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How to spot a fake: Antiques

Antiques bring joy in so many ways, the searching, the discovery, learning the history of the item and of course, the way they look. Nothing is more disappointing however than ...
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