It seems that the best strategy to get top dollars for your domains at the moment is simply letting them expire and go through the expired domain auction process. The disadvantage of this strategy is that DropCatch, GoDaddy or NameJet will pocket those dollars instead 🙂
Looking at today’s auction prices it sometimes seems that the domain name investor is the new end-user. A good example is Michael Bilde, a domain name investor from Denmark, who in recent weeks, added domains such as ixa.com (purchased for $30,767 at Sedo), Stallion.com (purchased from Elliot Silver for an undisclosed amount), Vodi.com (purchased for $9,007 at GoDaddy auctions), Diko.com (purchased for $10,110 at NameJet) and Boga.com ($12,000 at Sedo) to his already impressive portfolio on BrandBucket.
Here’s this weeks list:
Please do keep in mind that these are the highest sales that have been reported at NameBio et al. This list is meant to help give you insights and is nowhere near complete as many sales are kept private and the major marketplaces specializing in brandable domains do not report their sales. Some domain name sales might not have been paid for yet.
Meanwhile, here are some solid brandable domains coming up for auction shortly: