shutterstock_75148639The selling of real estate at public auction allows the seller to take a proactive stance to achieve true market value and determine the exact date their property will sell. In an ever changing market this allows the seller to avail themselves of today’s dollars as opposed to the uncertain value of their asset in the future. An auction of idle assets can help sellers avoid protracted carrying and maintenance costs, equity erosion through long listing periods and immediate relief from tax and liability concerns.