NASHVILLE- For those of you who are bargain hunters you may not have heard of Govdeals.com.
(Pictured: 2016 Harley Davidson at auction by University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Al)
Where else can you find a police car, firetruck, Harley Davidson police motorcycles, microscopes, golf carts, school portable buildings, music equipment and even— a Military Humvee?
Many governments from across the nation auction off their surplus equipment. Officials consider this a win-win situation for them and their buyer by using online auctions it helps to lower sales costs, plays host.
to a much larger audience of bidders and brings in cash for items that otherwise sit and collect dust and rust away. The auction process connects buyers and sellers and saves taxpayers. The cost savings, transparency, and efficiency of the sale process helps local governments and many times the items may bring a decent price for their surplus items.
In Tennessee, more than 450 governments and agencies sell through GovDeals.
That number has doubled the past five years. Those agencies raised more than $10 million in 2011. All told since 2001― Tennessee sales top $57.5 million.
About GovDeals and Liquidity Services, Inc.
GovDeals is a marketplace of Liquidity Services. Liquidity Services is a global solution provider in the reverse supply chain with the world’s largest marketplace for business surplus. We partner with global Fortune 1000 corporations, middle market companies, and government agencies to intelligently transform surplus assets and inventory from a burden into a liquid opportunity that fuels the achievement of strategic goals. Our superior service, unmatched scale, and ability to deliver results enable us to forge trusted, long-term relationships with over 10,000 clients worldwide. With over $7 billion in completed transactions, and 3 million buyers in almost 200 countries and territories, we are the proven leader in delivering smart surplus solutions. Let us build a better future for your surplus. Visit us at LiquidityServices.com.