All property offered and sold through Door Open INC. shall be offered
and sold on the terms and conditions set forth below. By bidding at the auction,
whether present in person or by agent, by absentee bid, telephone, internet or
other means, the buyer agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions.
1. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. ALL PROPERTIES SOLD AS IS. NO RETURNS. NO
2. A 20% buyer's premium will be added to the hammer price of each lot for floor
and phone bidders (23% for LiveAuctioneers and 25% for Invaluable)
3. All purchases (including buyers premium) will be subject to a New York State
and New York State Sales Tax of 8.875% and unless the buyer is an out-of-state
resident and lots are being shipped out of Massachusetts or the purchaser has a
valid Tax Exempt Certificate (an actual resale certificate must be presented and
on file with Door Open INC.)
4. All properties are sold as is and all sales are final. Though all description and
commentary are believed to be correct, neither auctioneer nor consignor makes
any warranties or representations of any kind with respect to merchandise. Buyer
shall not rely on the auctioneer, employees, the catalog description, or
advertisements in any part, and must rely only on his own inspection and
opinions of all items. No employee is authorized to make any warranties,
expressed or implied, on behalf of Door Open INC.
5. All bidders shall obtain a bidding number tag/pad at least 1 day before
auctions starts by presenting his/her ID card or valid passport. All bidders shall
keep the number tag/pad under his/her safe custody; any shall not lend the same
to any other person(s). Otherwise, he/her shall bear all the responsibilities
associated with the use of his/her number tag/pad for bidding or any other use.
6. All buyers must provide a credit card in order to approve requests in case of
default by the buyer. If you are the high bidder on an item, you will receive an
invoice by email within 2-3 days with instructions regarding payment and
shipment of your item. You will be given the opportunity at that time to contact us
and let us know your preferred method of making payment (credit card, check, or
wire transfer). By providing Door Open INC. with this information, you
allow us to charge and immediately refund $100 USD to ensure validity of the
credit card. If you fail to pay within 21 days, we will charge your credit card the
total amount on your invoice. Door Open INC. reserves the right to
charge a 15% deposit fee to customers who make purchases in excess of
7. We accept credit cards (Master Card, Visa, Discover, American Express),
checks, cash, and wire transfers. Payments over $3000.00 will be charged an
additional 3%, if payment is made by credit card. If payment is made by cash,
wire transfer or check there is no additional charge. All payments or settlements
shall be made in US dollars; buyers shall only collect the lots after full payments
are made. Should payments be made by check or draft, lots will only be released
after bank clearance. PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN 14 DAYS OF
THE AUCTION. If you fail to pay within 21 days, we will charge your credit card
the total amount on your invoice. All property purchased from Door Open INC.
8. All items are sold to the highest bidder as acknowledged by the auctioneer.
The auctioneer has the right to reject any bid! The auctioneer is the arbiter of any
disputed bid. He may reopen bidding at his discretion and reject bids deemed
inappropriate. The auctioneer reserves the right to withdraw any item and to re-
offer the item at another time. Every effort is made by the auctioneer to execute
all bids, including floor, absentee, telephone and Internet bids. We are not
responsible for any missed bids. Door Open INC. reserves the right to
cancel any sale or bid before, during, and after the auction.
9. Some property that is sold at auction can be subject to laws governing export
from the United States, such as items that include material from some
endangered species. Import restrictions from foreign countries are subject to
these same governing laws. Granting of licensing for import or export of goods
from local authorities is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Denial or delay of
licensing will not constitute cancellation or delay in payment for the total
purchase price of these lots.
10. Please be aware that Door Open INC. does not handle the shipping
of items. However as a courtesy to customer, recommended shippers will be
provide on request for all shipping information including shipping rates. If the
customers intend to pick up the purchased items, please notify the auction house
five days prior to arrival.