Frequently asked questions about our services
What is an Estate Sale?
An estate sale is a sale of personal property that is held in the home after a person has passed away, or has moved to a retirement community.
What services do you provide?
We offer a complete Estate Sale management service. We clean and organize the sale items to create the best possible presentation, research values, price the items, advertise, and conduct the sale. We have a certified antique appraiser on staff.
What areas do you serve?
We manage estate sales in Salt Lake County, Utah. This includes the cities of Cottonwood Heights, Daybreak, Draper, Herriman, Holladay, Kearns, Magna, Midvale, Millcreek, Murray, Olympus Cove, Riverton, Salt Lake City, Sandy, South Jordan, South Salt Lake, Taylorsville, West Jordan, and West Valley City.
How much do your services cost?
We work on commission. Our usual commission is 35% of sales. If there are additional fees (dumpsters, hazardous or heavy item removal, etc.) the amount is determined and agreed upon prior to the sale.
How can I arrange for you to handle my Estate Sale?
Please call or text 801-349-8346. We suggest not throwing any items away, or donating them to charity before we discuss your situation.
How do you advertise the sale?
We send emails to a list of over 900 people in the area who regularly attend our sales. We post sale details on our blog which has numerous local followers. We advertise through various local internet sites in addition to the local newspapers. On the day of the sale we post large readable signs on major roadways near the sale location. We do not charge any fees for advertising.
How long is the sale?
We generally hold three-day sales on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This can be adjusted on a case by case basis.
What forms of payment do you accept at the sale?
On the day of the sale we accept cash and credit cards, as well as checks (which we guarantee). We send payment to the client within one week of the sale's end.
What happens to unsold items?
If the family wishes, we can make arrangements for disposal and/or donation of unsold items. There may be an additional fee for this service.
Can you tell me more?
Yes, please call or text 801-349-8346 if you have additional questions.