No matter, estate sales company is downsizing or helping with complete estate liquidation process, they offer end to end services and assist in the transition process. The estate sales companies offer various services that include preparing for estate sale, running estate sale and after estate sale services. Let us look at their services in brief.
Preparing for estate sales
If needed, they would meet an estate attorney. In some cases, certain valuable goods will be documented legally. It is best to consult an attorney before taking it for sale. The estate sales professionals will check the documents and then start to sell the product. They find out what products can fit and what cannot be shifted to new home. The professionals will sort and organize personal belongings as per individual’s wishes or requirement. If an individual has stated anything specific in his/her trust or will, it will be organized accordingly. If necessary, the professionals will clean the items that are meant for sale. They would photograph and stock the items for sale.
They will evaluate price of the items and find out which is the most profitable sales method. They would consider various sales options like private collector, antique dealer, online auction, in-home estate sales, etc. They will voluntarily clean and prepare the house if planned for in-home estate sales. The professionals will market and advertise the sales products on various channels like website, social media page, etc.
Running estate sale
They will stage the home and the contents in home for optimal visibility and flow. If the products are not staged well, the buyers will not know what is available and in what condition the products are available. They manage the entire sales process by taking care of customer service, purchases, inventory management, hosting, bookkeeping and traffic flow. They offer security to valuable and direct cars. They sell your items through other venues like direct to dealers or online auctions.