Estate Related News & Articles
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.
With estate sale competition heightened, many estate sale companies are creating a new social gathering and interest around their client’s estate sales by hosting “Champagne Estate Sales”. These sale events include the consumption of alcohol while you shop, how fun right? What about the liability?
The laid back Bohemian décor also known as Boho Chic reflects individuality, estate sales have amazing finds that can inspire your earthy design ideas without breaking the bank. Here are some home decor ideas and an abundance of items you’ll find by shopping estate sales.
Get inspired with these breath taking designs filled with layers, colors and an exotic feel of serenity.
The month of November has been proclaimed as the National Family Caregivers Month to honor those that courageously provide care across our nation to our veterans, elderly and anyone in need of care.
In the United States there is an average of 60 million people providing care to disabled individuals. Let us join together in honoring and supporting those that give so much of themselves to care for others.
Estate sales are terrific events when you’re looking for amazing items at a great deal.…
The estate sale contract outlines in writing the agreements and responsibilities of parties involved. You as the hiring party, and the estate liquidator or company hired to perform the sale. An estate sale contract is necessary because a verbal agreement is not enough.
All parties mentioned are bound by the details, here’s an example of the various sections generally included in a contract.
Most will relate an estate sale to someone passing on, that’s often incorrect. The estate sale definition is the process of liquidating assets. On many occasions it is referred to as a trustee sale, probate sale, tag sale or liquidation sale.
Reasons For Liquidation
Besides the loss of a family member, here are the most common reasons for holding a sale
The sale of probate property can be complicated, unless you have an experienced probate Realtor on your side. Hiring a Realtor who has extensive knowledge and experience with probate is important to a successful sale.
For example, when an administrator or executor is looking for an attorney to handle the probate process, they’re not going to hire a divorce attorney; they’re going to hire an estate attorney.
When hiring estate sale organizers, one always wonders if a special license or certification is necessary to own an estate sale business. Although many estate liquidation companies are owned by licensed brokers, appraisers or auctioneers, their license isn’t specific to the estate sale industry.
Details about professional licensing
A license gives “permission to practice” it is issued in order to regulate specific activities that require specialized skill. Real estate brokers are licensed professionals, so are estate attorneys, and appraisers.