Taking The Steps To A Great Estate Sale

Taking The Steps To A Great Estate Sale You don’t have to be going through hardship to have an Estate Sale. Many people are under the false assumption that Estate Sales are somber occasions that happen when an elderly window passes away, leaving piles of worthless possessions to her children’s children to disperse of. Some people might think that when a married couple finally divorces in grand Hollywood-fashion, an Estate Sale divides their fortunes. Continue reading

Finding Deals at Estate Sales

Finding Deals at Estate SalesIf you are always on the hunt for a deal, then estate sales may be just what you are looking for. Estate sales are like yard sales on steroids and offer a bigger inventory and better selection. However, there are a few do’s and dont’s you should consider before finding your next estate sale. Continue reading

Items To Purchase At An Estate Sale That Often Produce A Profit When Buyers Resell Them

Items To Purchase At An Estate Sale That Often Produce A Profit When Buyers Resell ThemIt seems as if everyone is looking for a get rich quick scheme these days. Unfortunately, there likely will never be one of these ventures that are risk-free, but buying and selling belongings from an estate sale can become very lucrative. Interested parties must research the asking prices for items to ensure that they are not overpaying for them. There are certain things that you can look for while shopping at these sales that may produce a better profit than others, and they need to be examined thoroughly for defects to help you achieve the overall goal of making money. Continue reading

Undervaluing Belongings Can Contribute To A Bad Estate Sale Experience

Undervaluing Belongings Can Contribute To A Bad Estate Sale ExperienceEstate sales happen for many different reasons, but the bottom line is that sellers expect to make a profit from them. The loss of a loved one is not an occasion to celebrate, and neither is having to move across town. However, selling belongings at your estate sale can offset the burial, moving, or other expenses associated with these tasks. Proper planning, pricing, and knowing flexible price options can contribute to a good estate sale experience. Continue reading

Choosing a Reputable Estate Sale Company

Choosing a Reputable Estate Sale CompanyChoosing a reputable estate sale company to handle your affairs and run your estate sale is important. It is wise to take some time to thoroughly research the companies that you are interested in to be sure that they are verifiable, reputable, and professional. There are a few questions you should ask and steps you should take when finding the right estate sale company for your situation. Continue reading

The Advantage of Hiring a Company to Handle your Estate

The Advantage of Hiring a Company to Handle your EstateIf you find yourself with a home full of belongings that you need to sell or dispose of quickly, but you don’t know where to begin, how to price the items, or how to get people to come and look at the items, then an estate sale company may provide you with the answers you are looking for when it comes to handling the affairs of your estate.

There are many advantages to hiring a reputable estate sale company to handle your liquidation opposed to handling everything yourself. Continue reading

Finding An Authentic Tiffany Lamp

Finding An Authentic Tiffany Lamp A Tiffany lamp is the perfect representation or symbol of the types of treasures estate sales are perfect for! For those with a passion for antique décor or historic names in design, an authentic Tiffany lamp is something to be revered, and we at Heritage Estate Sales want to make sure you’re working with the real thing. Whether you’re having an estate sale and believe you’re in possession of an authentic Tiffany lamp, or you’re in search for one and are looking to estate sales to find the perfect piece, a few authenticity tips can really help in knowing what you genuinely have. These few tips on identifying true and authentic Tiffany lamps include:  Continue reading

Finding Areas And Eras Of Origin On Old Antique Furniture

Finding Areas And Eras Of Origin On Old Antique Furniture A great piece of furniture can last for decades, generations, centuries, and more. At Heritage Estate Sales, we have seen beautiful pieces of handmade furniture passed down through the generations find new life and new homes through our estate sales, and we want to make sure those selling know just what they have, while those buying know just what types of furniture treasures they’re like to find. Finding the areas of origin and eras on these old antique pieces of furniture can be difficult depending on the maker and just how old the piece is, but there are things you can do to find more information out about many pieces on your own.  Continue reading