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Government Auctions

4400 College Blvd Ste 115, Leawood, KS 66211 ! Government Auctions is Believed to Be Out of Business !

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Based on BBB files, this business has a BBB Rating of No Rating. The reason is as follows:

  • This business has no rating because BBB has information indicating it is out of business.

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: November 14, 1990
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Additional Information

General Services Administration: Regional offices conduct public sales of vehicles and other property for most civilian agencies. Periodic lists of auctions in Missouri and Kansas can be mailed at no charge to persons who write to The GSA Sales Mailing List (6FBS), 4400 College Blvd., Suite 175, Overland Park, Kansas 66211. Department of Defense: Defense Reutilization and Marketing Offices in Fort Scott, Kansas and Whiteman Air Force Base and Fort Leonard wood in Missouri hold auctions on surplus office equipment, machine tools, scrap metal, paint and trucks in need of costly repair. Bidders may apply for National Mailing Lists from the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service, P. O. Box 1370, Federal Center, Battle Creek, Michigan 49016. (616) 961-7331. U.S. Marshals Service: Law enforcement agencies such as the Marshalls Service commonly rely on the General Services Administration to auction seized merchandise. Some high priced goods are listed in usa today every third Wednesday. U.S. CUSTOMS SERVICE: THIS AGENCY SELLS ITEMS SEIZED FROM SMUGGLERS OR DRUG DEALERS, ALTHOUGH FEW AUCTIONS OCCUR IN THE MIDWEST. LARGER ITEMS SUCH AS CARS AND BOATS OFTEN ARE AUCTIONED NEAR THE SHIPPING PORTS WHERE THEY WERE CONFISCATED. FOR INFORMATION CONTACT E G & GDYNATREND, 2300 CLARENDON BLVD., ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA 22201. (703)351-7887. A $25 FEE MAY BE CHARGED FOR THE MAILING OF AUCTION NOTICES. HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT: H U D SELLS ABOUT 90 SINGLE-FAMILY HOMES MONTHLY IN KANSAS AND WESTERN MISSOURI. LOCAL HOUSES ARE ADVERTISED EVERY FRIDAY IN HOME SECTION OF THE KANSAS CITY STAR. MOST REAL ESTATE FIRMS RECEIVE A COMPLETE LIST OF H U D PROPERTIES. H U D SALES ARE USUALLY HANDLED ON THE OPEN MARKET THROUGH REAL ESTATE AGENTS, WHO MAY ASSIST BUYERS IN OBTAINING FEDERALLY INSURED LOANS. U.S. POSTAL SERVICE: ABOUT 140 QUARTER-TON AND HALF-TON POSTAL TRUCKS WERE SOLD IN THE KANSAS CITY REGION LAST YEAR. ADS ARE POSTED ON THE BULLETIN BOARDS OF POST OFFICES. POTENTIAL BUYERS CAN ALSO BE PLACED ON A MAILING LIST BY CALLING THE POSTAL SERVICE'S LOCAL VEHICLE MAINTENANCE FACILITY, 374-9231. CONSUMER INFORMATION CENTER: A CATALOG OF FREE OR LOW-COST BOOKLETS ON GOVERNMENT AUCTIONS, HOME-BUYING PROGRAMS OR THE SALE OF PUBLIC LANDS CAN BE OBTAINED BY WRITING TO CATALOG, CONSUMER INFORMATION CENTER, PUEBLO, COLORADO 81002.


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According to information in BBB files, it appears that this business is no longer in business.

Mail sent to the business on 02/28/2013 was returned by the U.S. Postal Service as Undeliverable as Addressed.