13
Jan

Requirements for Auctioneers in the State of Florida

On the website Online Sunshine, The Official Website for the Florida Legislature, the following requirements were listed for Florida Auctioneers:  1) The department shall license any applicant who the board certifies is qualified to practice auctioneering. (2) No person shall auction or offer to auction any property in this state unless he or she is […]

20
Apr

Florida Licensed Auctioneers

 The term “auctioneer” is someone paid to auction property for compensation.  Examples of compensation can be cash, goods, services, etc.  During an auction, bidders attempt to win items by placing the highest bid.  Usually, the auctioneer is paid a percentage of the auction selling price by the property owner and may receive a buyer’s premium or surcharge from the winning bidder.  Before the […]