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Bidding the right way

Who has a high chance of winning an auction on bidorbuy? Well, research shows that it’s not the luckiest  person, but the person with the best bidding strategy that has a higher chance of winning an auction. The catch is that there are many people out …

How to bid on auctions with a reserve

We show you how to calculate the maximum possible reserve opening bid and give you a tip or two about bidding on auctions with a reserve. There is no doubt about it. Buyers do not like it when sellers place a secret reserve on their listings. After all, …

Luxury personified

The second-hand BMW 745Li that is being auctioned on bidorbuy tomorrow, 11 June 20069, boasts a list of traits a limo would not be ashamed of - like navigation system, TV, CD player and radio. Add to that features like sunroof, suction doors and sensual …

A pad for a bachelor

...or a bachelorette, for that matter. bidorbuy and Private Property bring you yet another buy-a-home online auction with the bidding starting from R1. This time it is for a studio apartment in Noordwyk, Gauteng. Bachelors and bachelorettes, make sure …

Bidding on the go

You have an Internet-enabled cell phone. You are a registered bidorbuy user. There is nothing to stop you from merging the two to start bidding and buying on bidorbuy from your cell phone We have recently been inundated with news that a well-known …

Art matters

Perhaps it is pure coincidence. More likely, it was the sale of a William Kentridge for R97,000 that set the things rolling. In any case, it is the result that matters. And the result is that these days you do not have to search high and low for that …

Swift reaction

In the last week’s car auction, a newbie won the Suzuki Swift. Everybody else gets a second chance to secure an out-of-the-box Suzuki Swift on Thursday 21 August The bidding for Suzuki Swift had hardly ended on Thursday14 August when we got a  phone …

Spotted on bidorbuy: The Wheel and the Rooster

Spin your yarn, sit in a French Bergere wingback chair, listen to the music out of a jukebox and feed your rooster. Then contribute your bit for charity by bidding on Mario Frangoulis CD You do not have to be a Sleeping Beauty to appreciate the beauty …