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Auction.com

One Mauchly Irvine, CA 92618
United States
Customer Care
Phone:(800) 793-6107 or (800) 793-6107
 
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Auction.com Complaints & Reviews

Auction.com - Theifs

Posted: 2014-08-02 by    Dick Johnson
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
Oh my God, auction.com paying people to hang
out to read the truth and try to contradict the scams they're pulling? I was
high bidder at $39, 500, I was high bidder at $50, 000, then again at $52, 500,
the $51, 000 bid "mysteriously" disappeared, Summer M,...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Deadbeats

Posted: 2014-07-23 by    Brian Marston
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
I listed a short sale property in Newark, NJ for a seller and after waiting over a year for Nationstar to approve the short sale, they eventually had Auction.com intervene which required hours of additional paperwork, open houses, trips to the property to post signs, etc. Auction.com said that...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Won the auction - Lost the house!

Posted: 2014-07-21 by    nhoedl
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 2 votes
I bid on a house on auction.com. I won the auction and met the reserve price. I sent my escrow deposit within the 24 hour business deadline as requested. I signed the documents within the 2 hour time period. The closing was set for 2 1/2 weeks later. One week later I received a voice mail that...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Unclear, not factual info.

Posted: 2014-07-13 by    gcltrust01
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
A piece of property I sold thru my parents estate to another couple was foreclosed on. This company now has the property listed opening for opening bids 7/15/2014. They have the property listed as foreclosed on and me listed as the last owner. The website also has only one parcel of 3 listed....
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Business practices

Posted: 2014-06-01 by    Jake0000
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
Just became a winning bidder on auction.com. The comments on this site really make me nervous. I already had a bad feeling after being pressured to sign the contract within 2 hours of winning. I'm also really concerned that they will not let me inspect the property, even though it is vacant....
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Fake bidders

Posted: 2014-04-24 by    LPGT01
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 2 votes
I am an investor in Georgia and some other states for foreclosed properties. My company buys many properties each month and has been doing so for several years. When Auction.com entered the marketplace we were not able to buy as many properties. This company has made it much more difficult for...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - No verifiable information

Posted: 2014-04-17 by    H Steven
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
There is a home for sale in my area, I am concerned of scams and this one has red flags all over it. First there is no contact person to view the property, the listing says it is occupied when in fact it is not and will not allow entry, however it does have a lock box on it, I have ask the phone...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Scam! Scam! Scam!!!!!!!!!

Posted: 2014-03-20 by    Disgusted1369
Complaint Rating:  88 % with 8 votes
Won the "Auction" which is actually a short sale not an Auction as they claim. I was told after giving my $5000.00 deposit the seller had 15 business days IE three weeks to decide if they want to sell or not. They immediately cut out my Real Estate Agent. When I complained I had not...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Florida - Not following through on sale

Posted: 2013-11-13 by    auctioncomscammed
Complaint Rating:  0 % with 0 votes
Our firm purchased a house in North Miami Beach to rehab. Reserve was met and earnest monies were paid in a timely manner. Expecting to close about 4 weeks after the purchase, we received a curt e-mail stating the seller does not agree (to the reserve met price!) and that if we want to up our...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, Florida Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - California, Irvine - waste of time

Posted: 2013-11-09 by    badbadbusiness
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 4 votes
I bid on a home last week. I won the Auction and reserve was met. While I was waiting on Nationstar mortgage to approve my bid, I saw the property go on MLS while it was still pending approval. After calling Auction.com and complaining, I received an email from Auction.com after an hour telling...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, California, Irvine Complaint category Other

Auction.com - California, Irvine - Wrong and unfair practices

Posted: 2013-06-14 by    Luusss
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 14 votes
Absolutely don't do business with Auction.com. I bid on a home at auction.com which they advertised as "Approved Short sale" auction and won. The reserve had been met. I signed all the papers right away and transferred 5% of Earnest money into the instructed Escrow Company along...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, California, Irvine Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Illegal

Posted: 2013-05-10 by    JoBow
Complaint Rating:  60 % with 5 votes
I was at an auction in LA with my friend, I was sitting in the back with his mother that is disabled.
He was bidding on a house and was about to get it at $290, 000 but was bid over and ended up winning it at $305, 000, there was not that many people there and he didn't see the...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - California, Santa Rosa - Doomed for failure

Posted: 2013-03-27 by    Ramib
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
auction.com is a concept that is destined for failure. Misleading biding. Intimidating and illusive environment. There are just too many moving parts. Soon enough lawsuits will start rolling in and will ultimately cause it to shut down. In my opinion....
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, California, Santa Rosa Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - New York, Windham - False auctions

Posted: 2013-01-06 by    drgabe
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 1 votes
Won auction and met reserve on property 3 the glade in windham new york, buyer met all requirements of auction, several days after everythingh done, the seller notifies us through there agent that they are not going through with the deal. Since that time had received any answers from auction.com....
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, New York, Windham Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - California - illegal practices

Posted: 2012-03-28 by    leichnitz
Complaint Rating:  78 % with 9 votes
CALL FOR CLASS ACTION. CONTACT ME IF YOU HAVE HAD SIMILAR EXPERIENCE.
There are several fishy and unscrupulous aspects of this company, but the worst one is that the contract of adhesion that you are forced to sign to purchase the property is unfair and one-sided. Under the law it is...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, California Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Georgia - no communication

Posted: 2012-02-06 by    dotap
Complaint Rating:  50 % with 6 votes
Bid on a propoerty and won the bid, but the reserve was not met. Auction.com sent an email saying they would call to tell me what to do within one hour after the close of the auction. Nobody called. Their FAQs said that if I had not been called within 72 hours to call them, which I did. The...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, Georgia Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - California, Southern California - Not Legit At All

Posted: 2012-01-19 by    Home Buyer 2012
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 5 votes
I won a bid that met the sellers minimum requirement, signed the "As Is" purchase contract, wired my money, waited for 2 weeks, then was told I was rejected. Everybody I spoke to used a script. Nobody knew anything about real estate transactions, ethical business practices, or common...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, California, Southern California Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Nevada, Las Vegas - Won the auction on site, but then was told I didn't. Don't bid!

Posted: 2011-11-02 by    nolasta
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 7 votes
Bid on a property and won on auction.com. After not hearing from auction.com in 72 hours contacted them. They said I was not the winner after all, regardless of what website told me. Also stated, that someone placed a bid for $53, 500 and then I placed the same one fro $53, 000 after, so I did...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, Nevada, Las Vegas Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - New Hampshire - Non existent customer service

Posted: 2011-10-02 by    F'd over
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 5 votes
I won an auction on from this so called auctioneer, and signed a purchase and sale agreement after weeks and weeks of delays from Auction.com because of poor paper work and zero communication from them, the deal sits stalled since the contractor they used damaged the house so badly upon opening...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States, New Hampshire Complaint category Real Estate

Auction.com - Illegal Auctions & Fraud

Posted: 2011-09-25 by    Kimo
Complaint Rating:  100 % with 12 votes
This Company is selling peoples homes illegally that are not verified in Default or making sure by calling bank or lender before putting your home up for auction. My home is currently on auction and I have NEVER ever been in default and through some bank error from a past bankrupt loan servicer...
Complaint comments Comments Complaint country United States Complaint category Online Scams

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