Estate Related News & Articles
You’re downsizing, moving, or lost a family member, and now you’re ready to prepare for an estate sale. One question you have to ask yourself, am I doing this myself or hiring someone?
If you don’t have enough items in a home to justify an estate sale, you’ll know that pretty quickly from the companies you interview, and the decision is quite clear.
You’ve heard the saying “Beauty gets better with age” that statement is definitely true when it comes to estate vintage jewelry.
As young girls we all remember our grandmothers decorating their outfits with pins and large brooches. Some were handmade, with sparkling gems and some were simple with silver or gold accents.
Tired of not getting results you expect from online marketing and advertising? Sometimes getting one tip will help you increase visibility.
Holding an estate sale can be great, but if no buyers show up, you might as well pack up and shut the doors (no fun in that!).
It is estimated that 60% of the 5 million Americans living with the disease will unknowingly wonder off from home, putting them at risk, and leaving their families worried.
Kenneth spends a lot of time with his grandfather, and he wanted to invent something that keeps him safe. An internship at the Alzheimer’s Association provided the opportunity to test the sensor this eager teen has invented.
What seniors need to know is there are simple strategies to follow when easing into retirement. Caregivers must also be prepared for what’s to come, here are the top 4 steps to take once you decide on a date to retire.
Decide when to sign up for Social Security
Check into your workplace retirement benefits to make sure everything is in order
You may want to consider rolling over your 401k plans
Make a long term investment plan
We are overwhelmed with guilt when deciding what to do with these items and are faced with the difficult decisions on whether to sell or keep them. While many of us would like to keep everything handed down from our parents or a loved one, the clutter can overwhelm our lives quickly, here’s some tips on de-cluttering with respect.
Most of us love shopping local estate sales, and many of us wonder what it would be like to cross to the other side by starting an estate sale business of our own. If you’re feeling extra daring and energetic, here are some things to consider if you’re thinking about owning your own estate sale company.
Did you know that owning a home based business can help you with tax deductions? If you’re a home based estate sale company, or a real estate agent, there’s no better time than now to think about year-end tax savings, here are some of the areas to consider when you meet with your tax consultant.
Real estate investing has been around for centuries, but probate investments may leave you scratching your head a little. The Probate legal process of validating a will, paying debts including taxes, and distributing the remaining assets could take up to a year, often times what emerges is an opportunity to purchase the property from the person that’s left to handle the assets.
There are many estate jewelry collectors across the country, and with over 13000 estate sales held each month, there’s no better place to shop for rare estate jewelry pieces, here’s what collectors are after when they’re looking for the antique jewelry and vintage bling.
Antique Georgian Jewelry
The Georgian era dates to pre 1837, a time of Mozart, George Washington and explorations by Louis and Clark in America. All across the globe there were important transformation taking place. Both men and women during this era favored jewelry and proudly displayed it day and night.