Selling Your Estate is now incorporated and is Licensed through the state of California as SELLING YOUR ESTATE INC.
We are bonded and an insured company and have done more sales than any other company in our region for the last 8 years with over 300 sales accredited to our business. Our company has a wireless camera system and wireless communication system in which all employees can communicate to one another when conducting our estate sales.
Having 20 years experience with estate sales it is important to go through all the reasons of why you should have a professional estate company handle the selling the contents of your estate. Accountability is the most important factor when dealing with contents of an estate. If you are an executor of an estate; to protect yourself it is important to have an estate company sell off the contents and have full disclosure of the sale. This entail will show no favoritism or contents being distributed illegally.
Pricing of the items to sell for the maximum dollar is the next part of a successful estate sale. It is very important to know how to price your items and know where the flexibility lies when negotiating with the buyers. This is an art and knowledge of knowing where and when to deal with buyers. Organization and the arrangement of the estate items make a big difference of how fast items will sell. If it looks like junk then it will sell like junk. Let a professional make the presentation of the estate sale the optimum.
Advertising by an estate company will give you credibility and confidence to the consumer. It is proven; more people attend estate sales when they are run by professionals. Newspaper advertising by a professional estate sale company will bring more people into your estate.
If you are selling your computer, we have software that will delete all data off your hard drive.
We service Ventura County, Ventura, Oxnard, Ojai, Santa Paula, Oak Park, Port Hueneme, Camarillo, Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley, Newbury Park, Westlake Village, Agoura Hills, Moorpark, Santa Barbara County, Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpenteria, Los Angeles County, Beverley Hills, Hollywood, Bel Air, Woodland Hills, . Depending on the estate we will travel up to 500 miles.
There are many estate sale companies that are operating as a full service company. Make sure they are licensed, insured, bonded, operating website, excepting credit cards, checks and have good reviews. We pay TAXES and do all of the following above and many of our competition do not. If the estate sale commission rate is low, be very leery because you are allowing people into your home and you have no way of knowing what is sold and for how much and if it was really sold. We know of many horror stories and the clients are not aware of the situations. We are privy to the stories because we know a lot of the pickers (buyers) and they have related stories of clients being taken advantage.