Why an auction?
A family member has passed away or moved into assisted living. What should be done in situations where the family can’t or doesn’t care to deal with the personal property that’s left behind? Generally speaking, most items in an estate situation will fall into one of the three following categories:
Ideal method for turning a large quantity of personal property into cash in one day.
Properly conducted it will achieve competitive prices for those items of an antique or collectible nature and it will effectively “move along” household and other items.
There is a reason the auction method is used to break up the world’s largest private collections and estates. It works.
Putting merchandise before the general public at an unreserved auction and selling it to the highest bidder is a time tested way to achieve strong prices and in many cases, record prices, for personal property.