In my analysis of finished Flippa domain listings, a total of 409 finished listings were analysed. The earliest listing was from 06/11/2006 to 28/12/2014.
During this 8 years the domain only auctions have totally generated about 3,500,000$ in sales for the auction house.
- The average sales price for domains was 8600$
- The median sales price was 3850$
Sale price distribution
Below is the chart of price distribution for all auctions. It doesn’t’ include all domain names, only the names sold below 25000$.
Chart 2: Number of domain names sold below 25000$.
Auction vs non-auction sales
There are several methods how the auction can be sold on Flippa:
- Buy It Now Bid
- Earlier Highest Bid
- Highest Bid
- Private Sale
- Sold by Negotiation
See the pie chart below how these sales are distributed by number of auction and by total value generated:
Chart 4: Successfully ended listings by revenue distribution.