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A New Twist on the Perfect Tea Party

A New Twist on the Perfect Tea Party

A New Twist on the Perfect Tea Party

You’ve just taken on and basically finished the physically and emotionally draining process of cleaning out your loved one’s home. Congratulations! The hard part is done. Now, maybe you’re left with the china, linens, silver and other more niche pieces that didn’t sell in the estate liquidation process or that you decided to hold onto for the moment.

Depending on your emotional state at this point, you may just want to throw your hands up and be done. But, Art of Downsizing has a brilliant solution to this issue. We know just how to craft an experience your family and friends aren’t soon to forget. And it might just take a little of the sting out of your grief. Everyone loves a good party!

Hidden Treasures: When Appraisals Lead to Profit

Hidden Treasures: When Appraisals Lead to Profit

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.