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We have auction-marketed many different types of real estate around the world and REITs in the USA. We are available to discuss our past auction-marketing campaigns or future ones, contact us by phone or email today.
Desert Oasis - Laughlin Ranch 3 - Bullhead City, Arizona
The auction campaign delivered a third successful sale for a well know residential developer. Having completed two previously sold-out auction campaigns, the FRE auction marketing team produced another spectacular event with over 12,000 “clicks” to the website and over 220 registered bidders. All 12 homes sold and closed in less than 90 days.
Marquee Michigan Avenue Parking Spaces - Chicago, Illinois
This unique event showcased the creative ways auctions can be used. Here, the auction process was utilized to distribute parking spaces to the highest bidding residents of the Marquee Michigan Avenue development in Chicago. The auction featured 240 spaces available ONLY to residents, and commanded an intense bidding war, with residents clamoring to claim the best parking spaces being offered. In a city where parking comes at a premium, the online auction proved the best - and fairest - way to dole out such a hot commodity.
Central Valley Auction - Citrus at Mossdale Landing - Lathrop, California
A major homebuilder in Central California was left with standing inventory of more than fifty single-family homes in three different developments spread across hundreds of miles. Faced with the carrying cost of keeping three fully staffed sales offices open for up to a year, the owner elected to use FRE’s online auction to create a sense of buyer urgency. One hundred fifty bidders from across the country competed online for the homes, placing nearly 500 bids throughout the auction campaign. The flurry of bidding activity pushed the auction into 11 days of “Last Call”; FRE's patented feature that automatically extends the bid deadline as bidders continue to compete for the homes. Last Call® bidding continued for 14 days. The homes sold and closed in a start to finish campaign of 90 days, freeing up valuable capital for the seller.
Amelia RiverWalk - Fernandina Beach, Florida
FRE auctioned eight brand new estate homes, including a fully furnished model, in Amelia RiverWalk, a private gated community located in Fernandina Beach, just across the bridge from Amelia Island. All eight homes were successfully sold to Buyers from across the USA and Canada, during an exciting 15-day Last Call©.
Post-Auction Sale-Talking Rock Estates- Prescott, Arizona
The online auction was for select builder inventory at Talking Rock, a 3,400 acre gated, master-planned golf-course community in Prescott, Arizona. The auction marketing campaign achieved great success in one of the country's toughest 2nd home markets, proving that FRE's auction platform is truly universal. The auction attracted buyers from all over the USA looking to own/build a vacation/permanent home in Arizona.
Luxury Estate Property in Harbor Ridge - Newport Beach, California
This auction was for a beautiful custom estate home in the guard-gated Harbor Ridge community of Newport Beach, CA. The auction brought in local as well as national buyers who were anxious to take advantage of this incredible opportunity.
A Piece of Paradise Auction - Castle Pines Village - Castle Rock, Colorado
This auction was for 5 Mediterranean-themed homes in Castle Pines Village. As described in the auction "Extraordinary natural beauty and a luxurious lifestyle blend seamlessly to provide each resident a unique opportunity for indulgence and self-expression." Also for auction were two prime homesites in the luxurious Castle Pines Village to build a dream home. A prestigious auction in Denver.
The Offices @ NuRiver Landing - Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Located in the famed NuRiver Landing area of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, these office condos featured amenities such as a roof top pool and spa, and panoramic views of the ocean, riverfront, park and city lights. Also included was a two-story state-of-the-art fitness center with indoor racquet and basketball courts, cardiovascular equipment and his & hers steam, sauna and lockers. Due to favorable market conditions, the FRE website received over 10 thousand “hits” during the 45 day marketing campaign. When demand exceeds supply, auctions provide a superior marketing approach; permitting bidders to continue bidding in a fair, transparent, manner until they “win” the property.
Lakefront Land Parcels in Tuolumne County, California
This auction for 300 acres of pristine lakefront development land in Tuolumne County, CA needed more than a traditional marketing approach in order to bring awareness to the property. The targeted marketing campaign reached beyond the local area and brought several bidders to the online auction, resulting in spirited bidding and a sale price that was commensurate with the seller’s expectations.
Fully Leased NNN Commercial Building in Rio Rancho, New Mexico
This auction was for a fully leased NNN commercial building in Rio Rancho, NM. The low minimum bid and aggressive time frame drew many potential buyers to the FRE auction website. Ultimately over 2,000 individuals visited the website in order to review property specific documents and due diligence materials. FRE’s proprietary bidding format, allowed investors to view the bidding effect in relation to the Cap Rate after each bid is placed.
Timberwest - Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
This major Canadian landowner selected FRE to auction market stunning vistas, timber land and industrial docks on Vancouver Island. This auction included Capes Lake with over 12,000 acres of secluded forest, majestic waterfalls, serene lakes, commercial timber and unsurpassed views and Campbell River with a waterfront, concrete boat launch and wharf with adjoining docks, which was successfully sold.
The Former Adelphia Headquarters Building - Coudersport, Pennsylvania
This beautiful Class A office building located in Coudersport, PA, was the former corporate headquarters for Adelphia Communications. With more than 72,000 SF of unparalleled craftsmanship featuring an exterior of polished granite and colossal granite pillars marking your arrival to corporate opulence. Interiors paneled with American cherry wood paneling and doors as well as heated sidewalks and entry stairs. The marketing campaign for this remarkable property brought in bidders from across the U.S. and as far away as Dublin, Ireland. Spirited bidding exceeded the seller’s expectations.
Estates in Strada del Vino, Temecula, California
This auction was for a +/-24.5-acre, 5-lot estate vineyard residential land development. The site was fully entitled for 5-acre residential estate vineyard lots and zoning allows for 20-acre micro-wineries or hotel developments as well. This auction was able to bring more than 1,700 individual viewers to the auction web page and more than 30 registered prospects.
Corporate Suite in the Burj Khalifa, Dubai
Developed by Emaar Properties, one of the world’s largest and most respected property developers, the Burj Khalifa Tower is located in the heart of vibrant downtown Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Standing more than 828 meters (2,716 ft.) with 160 stories, it is truly an architectural marvel and easily the world’s tallest building. The prestigious address is home to the elegant Armani Hotel, 144 Armani signature residences, more than 900 studio residences and 37 office floors. The surrounding area of downtown Dubai is home to unparalleled shopping and entertainment, including Souk Al Bahar, Gold Souk, Dubai Fountain, art galleries and the world-famous Dubai Mall, complete with indoor ski hill, 10-story aquarium, theme park and Cineplex.
LFC auction marketed the entire 117th floor in this iconic building, which included 1.047 m2 (11,269 sq. ft.) of corporate office space with stunning 360° panoramic views. LFC’s international marketing and public relations campaign generated over 17,000 views, hundreds of prospect registrations and spirited bidding by multiple bidders located throughout the world, LFC’s Burj Khalifa auction marketing campaign was truly a one-of-a-kind event.
CLIENTS & BROKERS WE’VE WORKED WITH
We’ve successfully auction marketed and sold commercial real estate and residential real estate for large financial institutions, government agencies, international brokerages, developers, residential builders and private sellers across the globe.