by Geoff Dale
Special to Sun Media
When Matt Drake suggested to his wife, Wendy, that they try selling their Byron home by auction, her initial reaction was decidedly cool.
"We had to sell the home when mom moved out," he explains. The 2,600-square foot property was just too much for us and the dog, so we tried the market the traditional way. Over eight months later, there was very little interest...
London Business Magazine December 2003
IT’S 8 P.M., YOU’RE BATHING THE KIDS and the dinner dishes are still piled high in the sink. Then comes the dreaded call. Your real estate agent wants to show your house…now. Is there an alternative?
Definitely, says Michael Marienwald, president of London-based North American Auctioneers. “We’re the only ones who are able to guarantee your house to be sold on the day you want it for as much as you want or more.”...
Marienwald says real estate auctions work, even for houses that have been on the market for years.
Michael Marienwald has been there, done that. As a real estate broker and CREA member, he knows what it's like to be a listing agent, and what it's like when properties don't sell. As owner of North American Auctioneers in London, Ont., he has put his real estate experience to work to create an auction system that works with, not against, agents...
By Ryan Pyette
Free Press Sports Reporter
With a top bid, you can own a large piece of London hockey history.
The former London Ice House, home of major junior hockey for almost 40 years here, will be sold to the highest bidder in a multi-parcel auction held in the building...
Michael Marienwald has been featured on many talk radio shows including Radio 1010 Toronto, AM980 London, CJBK London, am800 Windsor, and IHeart Radio Windsor. Listen and learn more about auctioning Real Estate in Ontario.