London, 11 November 2011 The traditional auction house is going through a secret renaissance thanks to recent online developments that allow bidders from anywhere in the world to participate live in saleroom auctions. The-saleroom.com, a spin off from Antiques Trade Gazette magazine, enables auctioneers to include online bidders into their live saleroom auctions. On average thi ...

London, 20 May 2011 Buying Asian art is becoming increasingly frenetic but thankfully the-saleroom.com creates a one-stop shop, helping buyers to find items to suit their taste (and budget). The-saleroom.com brings together over 400 established bricks and mortar auction houses, lists over 80,000 lots and hosts over a 1,000 live auctions every year. Many of the major auction hou ...

London, May 2011 Coys, Barons, Historics of Brooklands, H & H, Silverstone & Channons auctioneers are all using i-bidder.com's live auction facility for their forthcoming May & June sales. Buyers will be able to browse online catalogues and participate in the auction from anywhere in the world. The advantage of bidding online is clear: instead of having to attend an ...

London, 20 April 2011 A rare First Edition Mein Kampf came to auction through Mullocks Auctioneers, Shropshire, yesterday, Tuesday 19th April. The buyer bid online, live through www.the-saleroom.com with the item going under the hammer at £18,000. It is believed the buyer is based in Munich. This book was a special presentation copy signed and dedicated by Hitler to Hermann Ess ...

London, 23 February 2011 Cheffins, who run the largest auctions of agricultural equipment in Europe, have teamed up with i-bidder.com to introduce internet bidding at their machinery auctions. From March onwards, buyers will be able to participate in Cheffins's monthly machinery sale from anywhere in the world. A fully illustrated online catalogue for each auction will be avail ...

London, 26 January 2011 The success of the recently re-launched site www.the-saleroom.comconfirms that internet bidding at bricks and mortar auctioneers to buy vintage collectibles, antiques and fine art is a successful alternative to attending sales. The site, which brings together over 400 established UK and international auction houses, hosted 1,208 live auctions in 2010 and ...

London, 10 January 2011 ATG Media's website, the-saleroom.com, continued to break records in 2010 with a 132% increase in online sales. The site hosted 1,208 live auctions in 2010, an increase of 68% versus the previous year and provided more bidders spending even more per bid. the-saleroom.com generated an average of 118 registered bidders per auction in 2010 - an uplift of 27 ...