Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 28, 2008
More than $2.5 million in premium domain names were purchased during Moniker's T.R.A.F.F.I.C EAST Live Auction on Friday, May 23 at the Grand Floridian Hotel in Orlando, Florida. In total, 105 domains were sold making the average sale price over $24,000 during the four hour event. As gas prices across the country continue to rise, the auction's top-selling domain - GasPrices.com- is no surprise.
Individual investors and domain focused companies purchased various premium domains, including these top sales:
- GasPrices.com $225,000
- Insurancerates.com $225,000
- Rainbow.com $170,000
- Athlete.com $122,000
- ow.com $120,000
- RingTones.org $120,000
- Track.com $92,500
- Computerparts.com $80,000
- Grass.com $70,000
Bidding Opportunities Still Available
Moniker is currently hosting an extended online auction in conjunction with the live events in Orlando last week, offering thousands of additional names including those not purchased at the Live Auction, such as Israel.com, Yachts.com, Hoodia.com and AffiliateProgram.com. The online auction will continue through Thursday, May 29 with select auction inventory beginning to close at 11:00 a.m. (EDT)
To learn more about bidding options, see a complete list of rules and procedures for all Moniker auctions or review additional upcoming live and online domain auctions throughout the year, visit the Domain Auction page on the Moniker website at http://www.moniker.com/liveauction. You may also contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 688-6311.
The next live auction will be the SnapNames LiveTM Domain Auction during the DomainerMeeting in Paris, France on June 20, 2008 at the Meridian Montparnasse Hotel. For more information, visit http://liveauctions.snapnames.com/details?auction_id=191c.
Moniker, an Oversee.net company and the provider of Domain Asset Management® services, offers a complete set of business services that provides companies a single-point-of-access to help manage and maximize the value of their domains. Services include name creation, registration, acquisition, portfolio management, appraisal and escrow services and after-market sales - all backed by unsurpassed customer service and security.
With more than a decade of experience, Moniker is a top 10 domain registrar, holds the industry's highest customer retention rate and pioneered the industry's first domain appraisal formula.
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