FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Why should I hire an estate person?
  • We can alleviate the stress of selling items.
  • We are professionals.
  • We are more acquainted with items for sale and know the market.
  • We have a large following that attend our sales.
  • We typically make more money for you than a garage sale.
  • Do I have enough stuff for a sale?
  • Most people have more than enough. We will evaluate when we meet.
  • Should I throw items away before we meet?
  • We ask that you don’t throw items away until meeting because sometimes they may have value that you are not aware of. We will help in that determination.
  • What items do we sell?
  • We sell everything as long as it is legal.
  • We have sold everything from nuts and bolts, to cars, homes, travel trailers, and even business liquidations.
  • We do not sell guns at this time (unless antique) but can have them “brokered” for you.
  • Can I sell items on my own?
  • Once we evaluate your belongings and have decided on a percentage, we ask that you do not sell anything. You would be charged a commission on that item(s).
  • What do we charge?
  • We have a base fee but it is subject to size of sale. For larger items such as cars, trailers, homes etc it is a smaller percentage.
  • How do you know how to price?
  • We price items according to fair market value. We have many resources that we draw from. We also work with some professionals that are experts in a particular field. We do not profess to know everything but will do our best to get the best possible price for you.