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Shoppers Beware of Previously Flooded Cars

September 21st, 2017 by

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey hitting Houston in late August with record-breaking rain and floodwaters, hundreds of thousands of vehicles, including new cars waiting on lots to be sold, have been irreparably damaged, or totaled. With Irma bearing down in early September, hitting additional populous areas of Florida, thousands more vehicles will be damaged…

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Thinking about buying a car? Seasonal incentives might save you serious money.

August 31st, 2017 by
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Many of us spend a large part of our days, and lives, in our cars…commuting, carpooling, running errands, taking extended road trips for vacation and sometimes work. Given how much time we spend in them, cars often become an integral part of who we are. They are part of our family, our culture. Our lifestyle,…

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How to Prepare for a Road trip

May 31st, 2017 by
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Car Care Tips for Road Trips Estimated Read Time: ~3 minutes   Summer is finally here again! For many lucky folks, that means it’s time for a road trip or two. Before setting out to visit family, travel the country, or check out that must-see destination your friends have been telling you about, it’s important…

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How to Fix Rust on A Car

November 28th, 2016 by

Estimated Read Time: ~6 mins At CarLotz, we see it every day. It takes only a glance to make that first—and often final—impression. When the time comes to sell your car, you usually have one opportunity to pique the interest of potential buyers, so make sure the first impression counts. It can mean the difference…

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How To Sell A Car On Craigslist

August 19th, 2016 by
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Estimated Read Time: ~6 mins So it’s finally time to get rid of that old daily driver. There are a lot of different ways to sell your used car, but one of the most common choices for owners is to turn to a little known site called Craigslist. Founded in 1995, Craigslist has since been…

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Selling Fleet Vehicles: A Smart Alternative to Auction

May 5th, 2015 by
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CarLotz was created with a focus on consumer vehicles but has become an enticing solution for fleet sales as well. Watch Co-Founder and COO Aaron Montgomery discuss the CarLotz value proposition for fleet vehicle sales in an interview with Fleet Management Weekly.

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Establishing Remarketing Strategies to Maximize Retention Value

April 23rd, 2015 by

CarLotz recently delivered a presentation at the National Associate of Fleet Administrators annual conference that discussed remarketing strategies for corporate fleet managers that maximize retention values. Download the presentation below, and if you’d like to learn more, visit CarLotz at or call Brent Garrett at 757-639-5934! Download the full presentation

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What Exactly Is Auto Consignment?

April 21st, 2015 by

Most people know how a regular consignment works. You drop off whatever you want to sell at the consignment store, whether it’s clothes, a book, or an old teapot, and let the consignment shop do the work. Once your item has been sold, you receive a check equal to the sale price of your item,…

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Is Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Marketing a Gimmick?

September 29th, 2014 by
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The used car industry is full of options, which can be overwhelming and downright confusing. Even after you’ve decided what type of car you want, you still have many possibilities to consider, many of which have to do with vehicle features and quality. A common differentiator in used vehicle sales is the Certified Pre-Owned mark….

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How to Get Out of an Underwater Car Loan

May 13th, 2013 by

You’re in a car loan whose monthly payments you can no longer afford, but the balance you owe on the loan is more than the car is worth, so you can’t afford to get out of the loan either. Read on to find out how you can get out of your loan and save a…

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