GWS Auctions, Inc of California
Full Service Auction House & Consignment
The experts at GWS Auctions, Inc have proudly provided professional auction services to buyers and sellers in all aspects of antiques and collectibles since 2010. GWS Auctions, Inc specialize in high-end furniture as well as smaller collectibles including china, jewelry and coins. We also offer storage auctions and consignment as well as provide expert services in vehicle, real estate and full-estate sales. In addition, our USPAP compliant appraiser, Brigitte Kruse offers formal appraisals and online valuations to best meet your needs. Contact GWS Auctions, Inc or check out our upcoming auctions for more information! CA Bond#62520248
Our Auction Services Include:
• Trust & Estate Settlements Within 30 Days
• Antiques & Collectibles
• Real Estate
• Full-Estate Services
Breaking News: Brigitte Kruse, Owner of GWS Auctions, Inc Becomes First Woman Auctioneer to be Recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records
On May 1, 2016, Brigitte Kruse, of GWS Auctions, Inc officially earned her well deserved place in the Guinness Book of World Records. The record was for the “Largest Abandoned Property Auction in World History”. A press release detailing this accomplishment has already been picked up by over 250 news outlets including The Wall Street Journal (WSJ)! CLICK HERE FOR FULL PRESS RELEASE
High End Antique & Collectibles Auctions
At GWS Auctions, Inc we are the experts when it comes to evaluating your heirlooms and making you money. The quality of the items we auction is high and as a company we believe in a level of integrity and honesty that cannot be compared. We are a full service auction house that cannot be matched by our competitors. We are the preferred auction house in Beverly Hills and Southern California and our clientele is diverse. We pride ourselves on the extra attention to detail that ensures that your buying and consignment needs are fully met.
Full Estate Auctions & Buyouts
With years of combined experience, we are also a fifth-generation antique buyer and recovery agent. GWS Auctions, Inc believe in educating our clientele to ensure they understand the items of value they are purchasing for investment. We take great pride in the services we offer, whether buying or selling to ensure that all of our clients are aware of exactly what the items are and what the items are worth. Brigitte Kruse, owner of GWS Auctions, Inc is an ambassador for the National Auctioneers Association. We strive to prepare you for your auction or consignment along with offering guidance through estate sales.
Eviction & Abandoned Property Auctions
When your tenants clear out but leave personal property and vehicles, you need to remove the contents quickly so that you can rent out the space to a new resident. However, you must proceed with caution as you could risk legal action. When it comes to Eviction and Abandoned Property Auctions, it is vitally important to work with a certified auctioneer who can ensure all proper steps are taken to avoid any legal claims. At GWS Auctions, Inc, we have conducted countless eviction and abandoned property auctions and even made it into the Guinness Book of World Records. We understand the complex laws and policies necessary to ensure your auction is completed properly and successfully.
Contract Bid Calling
Quality contract bid calling requires many facets such as crowd control, timing, accuracy and legal compliance. GWS Auctions, Inc is experienced in all these disciplines as well as skilled in the fast, smooth, rhythmic and mesmerizing chants professional contract bid calling demands. As top contract bid callers, we can increase bidding and enhance relationships as well as save you from potential threats, lawsuits and disgruntled bidders.
Charity & Benefit Auctions
GWS Auctions, Inc understands that planning a live benefit charity auction comes with many challenges, from finding a suitable location for the event, to making sure the event is in accordance with all state and federal laws involving non-profit fundraising. At GWS Auctions, Inc, we desire to make this experience easy and stress free for your organization. We offer a full service charity auction experience to handle all of the behind-the-scenes details including marketing and advertising. GWS Auctions, Inc pride ourselves in providing your financial contributors and guests with a great experience.
Our knowledgeable staff will guide you with the appraisal, valuation, and auctioning of your collectibles and antiques.
Our in-house USPAP Compliant Appraisal Specialist, Brigitte Kruse, will meet the appraisal requirements set by individuals, executors or professional advisers. At GWS Auctions, Inc we provide appraisal services for the following purposes:
• Estate Planning
• Equitable Distribution of assets
• Financial Planning
We also offer initial assessments of individual items, collections, and estates to help assist you in determining the extent of the appraisal services required.