About Us

Founded in 2007, Auction.com is the nation’s leading online real estate marketplace, having sold more than $26 billion in residential and commercial assets. Attracting buyers from more than 100 countries worldwide, the company serves a wide variety of real estate customers – from major financial institutions and institutional investors to individual consumers and real estate professionals. Auction.com's mission is to provide the most trusted online real estate marketplace, making transactions easier and more transparent. The company's senior management team boasts a unique combination of experience in real estate, technology, marketing and auctioneering, and is revolutionizing the way real estate is bought and sold by leveraging internet technology to streamline what has traditioanlly been a cumbersome, complicated and paperwork-intense process. Auction.com brings quality residential and commercial assets to the market, making prospective buyers aware of those properties through world-class marketing and leveraging state-of-the-art technology to conduct transactions in a more transparent, efficient manner.

Bringing buyers and sellers together on an easy-to-use and transparent platform that leverages the competitive bidding process provides an expedited timeframe for sales while yielding the true market value of any real estate asset, whether it be a luxury home, a multi-story Class A office building, an entry-level foreclosed home, or a self-storage facility. All of this is done in collaboration with buyers’ and sellers’ agents to ensure that everyone gets the information they need to ensure a satisfying experience and optimal outcome.

With over 900 employees, Auction.com is headquartered in Irvine and Silicon Valley, California, and has offices in Austin and Plano, Texas, Miami, New York, Atlanta and Denver.

As a value-added service to real estate investors looking to increase their buying power, Auction.com also offers financing options through its subsidiary, Auction Finance, and provides transactional services on commercial property sales to institutional and private investors through its affiliate Rockwood Real Estate Advisors, a full-service real estate investment banking firm with offices throughout the U.S.


Leadership

Our founding team has been collaborating over the past 20+ years, building the vision and foundation for Auction.com. Rob and Jeff co-founded Auction.com after years of building several successful real estate and technology businesses together. Monte was a founding partner in 2007, has served as a board member and financial advisor since the company's founding, and joined the company full-time in 2012.


Investors

Stone Point Capital is a global private equity firm that has raised over $10 billion of committed capital. Stone Point Capital primarily targets investments in the insurance and financial services industries including insurance underwriting, distribution and services, benefits and healthcare, asset management and retirement savings, and banking and depository institutions. The firm has an experienced investment team and possesses specialized knowledge and proprietary deal flow in these sectors.
http://stonepointcapital.com

Google Capital is a growth equity fund backed by Google. Google Capital invests in companies that use technology to change the way people experience the world. Advised by Google technology and product leaders, the Google Capital team has the extensive operational and technical expertise to make smarter investments and help their portfolio companies succeed.
www.googlecapital.com/