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Some of our new clients may not know this, but Rasmus Auctions started out as traditional, fast talking, dog and pony show outcry auctioneers. While we love the ease, scale, and accessibility of online auctions, we miss the buzz of excitement with a crowd of bidders gathered together, bidding numbers clutched tight waiting for their…

Posted on 2021-03-25T17:58:28

Chris and Erik Rasmus are featured in a Washington Business Journal article discussing business during the ongoing pandemic. Click here to read the full article. D.C.-area auction houses see big sales amid the pandemic – Washington Business Journal

Posted on 2020-08-21T13:26:10

For over 30 years, Rasmus Auctions has helped guide thousands of businesses through the process of liquidating their assets.  It’s these years of experience that have helped us craft an auction system that is easy for both sellers and buyers. When thinking about selling your business assets, here are some of the first things you’ll…

Posted on 2020-07-22T18:21:42

Experience, reputation, performance, skills, innovation, marketshare, reliability, authenticity and trustworthiness. Rasmus Auctions conducts so many more liquidations than any other liquidator in the Mid-Atlantic region. Check our reviews, check our references, check out the quantity and quality of the liquidations on rasmus.com. Since 1988 Rasmus is the runaway leader in the sale of high-end, complex…

Posted on 2020-06-26T18:43:35

Restaurant equipment is one of the most popular commodities at public auction. Each year hundreds and hundreds of restaurant and hospitality auctions are completed online. Every item sells at auction from decor to major equipment, small wares, food and beverage inventory. Online auctions are uniquely adapted to restaurant liquidations as your assets only need to…

Posted on 2020-06-26T18:30:43

Rasmus is big on innovation. As early adopters, we are not afraid to break rules and introduce new technologies and ways of doing things. 70% of our client engagements now come in through webchat. But it’s not just web chat. We move the conversation immediately from the web browser to your mobile text so you…

Posted on 2020-06-26T14:50:31

Now that we have fully transitioned to our new bidding platform and web build, we are going to restart providing information regarding our technology, process of opportunities. You might notice some features that are a bit wonky. For instance, we are testing new google technology that tries to guess what a picture’s subject is to…

Posted on 2020-06-26T13:55:07

It’s a sad day for beer lovers. Regional Food and Drink – known to most as RFD has officially closed after 15 years and is selling everything from the décor to the flat screen TVs and kitchen equipment at online only auction. The Chinatown Caps fan hangout was ousted by rising rent prices in DC…

Posted on 2017-07-14T12:55:30

If you have ever dreamed of opening a nude dancing club in DC, this is your chance. A nude dancing license in conjunction with a pre-approved 30,000 SF site in the recently redeveloped Hecht warehouse district is just waiting for someone to step in and open the newest club in DC. The moratorium on nude…

Posted on 2015-11-13T15:41:12

Last week, Rasmus Auctions’ Marie and Erik attended a Banking Conference and Show in Hershey, PA. Erik and Marie were excited to meet many new faces and to inform bankers about the multitude of ways that Rasmus Auctions can work seamlessly with the banking industry. Many of the other attendees were intrigued by Rasmus and their online…

Posted on 2015-11-02T11:55:03