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MAG Policy Update Effective This Week

August 10, 2020

August 10, 2020

Nothing is normal—the current market is no exception. We’ve seen hot streaks in the past; I recall a few 80% sales in the spring of 2009. But never, ever in my lifetime h...

The Red-Hot Market: How Long Will it Last?

July 27, 2020

Obviously, everything is different these days.

The 2020 Rock & Roll Sale was no exception. It was a completely virtual event in every respect. I look forward to getting us all back toge...

Cars, Trucks & the Cronkites: A Virtual Rock & Roll Sale is Coming!

June 26, 2020

The auction market has continued to perform at an unprecedented pace. Never in my 40 years in the business have I seen anything like it. Both Seattle and Spokane’s sa...

Bob's Market Update: The Perfect Storm

June 11, 2020

In the future, we will all look back to the spring of 2020 and say to ourselves, “Wow, that was the weirdest time in our lives.”

Specifically, as it relates to our auction business, we w...

Bob's Market Update

May 21, 2020

These are truly unprecedented times.

One day, we will all look back on the spring of 2020 and say, “...

Bob's Market Update

May 19, 2020

DAA Northwest and DAA Seattle (MAG) Dealers:

The market has heated-up and retail demand has arrived on...

Bob’s Market Update: EBlock, Simulcast and CRs

May 15, 2020

The normalcy of January and February 2020 seems like years ago now.

No one could have imagined the sto...

A MAG Update

April 23, 2020

We know the COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented hardship for all of you. Trying to anticipate and react to the evolving unknown is exhausting. We are all doing ...

Bob's Market Update

April 6, 2020

DAA Northwest and DAA Seattle (MAG) Dealer Community:

I’ve got an important update to share about th...

The Cronkites helped DAA Northwest celebrate 25 years of Rock & Roll Sales Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. The band has opened for every Rock & Roll Sale headliner since 1999, and took “center stage” on the auction arena’s roof for a virtual, YouTube concert.