Liquidating an entire estate is not easy, but you’ve got choices. Do it yourself garage sale, Estate sales, or auctions. What we will focus on is what brings you the best liquidation value. There’s always other choices such as estate buy-outs where someone buys everything from you at once for the purpose of resale, or you can simply donate.
When you hire an estate sale company, there will be a fee to setup, organize, market, and sell the entire contents of a home. The cost of an estate sale will vary depending on the company and the location, but generally what you’re paying for is similar across the industry.
Many estate sale forums, and online articles have stated that an estate sale business website is not really necessary. There are many companies that do well without a website, while this may be correct, it is not sufficient to sustain an estate sale business long term.
Ever wondered how your new clients or buyers are finding you? While personal and professional…
Holding an estate sale is an excellent choice for liquidating a large amount of household…
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!).
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?
May 26, 2015
Advertising, Collectors, Estate Sale Company, Estate Sale Liability, Estate Sale Pricing, Estate Sale Shopping, Estate Sales, Estate Sales and Social Media, Liability, Liquidation, Sales and Marketing, Staging & Setup
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.
You’re faced with an overwhelming responsibility and need to hire an estate sale coordinator, but like most, you’re concerned with what do estate sale companies charge and is it worth it?
When asked, this is one of the biggest reasons people shy away from hiring estate sale companies, and choose to hold an estate sale themselves.
November 4, 2014
Estate Executor, Estate Sale Company, Estate Sale Contracts, Estate Sale Pricing, Estate Sales, Home Clean Out, Liability, Liquidation, Sales and Marketing, Staging & Setup