Hidden Treasures: When Appraisals Lead to Profit
After a family member’s death, the last thing you want to think about is selling their remaining belongings. Give yourself the time to grieve — it’s one of the most important steps in the process. When you’re ready to take the next step, check out estate sale services to get the help you need in this overwhelming time.
When you have a close relationship with the person who passed away, even the most irrelevant objects hold meaning. Letting go of anything personal <Link to Letting Go blog post> can feel like a betrayal. It’s during these times that a compassionate, but objective third party can be of the utmost service.
Finding the Right Appraiser
At Art of Downsizing, we believe in the importance of connecting you to the right appraiser for your specific situation. Long before any items are sold through an estate sale service, consider letting us help you identify items that may need an appraisal — it can be a make or break moment for you.
With help from some of our trusted connections, you can find that hidden gem and make the process worthwhile and maybe a little less painful. Appraisers are trained specifically to have a keen eye for what current market trends are yielding. And they always give you a reasonable idea of what you can expect to make. When paired with the right appraiser, you not only have someone looking out for your best interests, but someone who also becomes a key part of all estate sale services.