Deciding to sell your items is stressful enough. Luckily, you don't have to do it alone.
Professional auction firms assist prospective sellers by combining a stress-free experience with efficient results. Hiring these experts can ensure your estate auction runs smoothly and remains profitable.
Estate auctions provide sellers with three primary benefits.
You are still in charge.
The biggest concern during an auction is a lack of control. However, auctions offer sellers an even greater sense of power. Ultimately, the seller sets the terms. Before an auction, there is no need to schedule stagings or inspections. No juggling calls or negotiations. Even when signing with an auctioneer, the client determines how the sale will be handled. After the auction is completed, you don't even have to worry that an item sold too cheaply. In addition to setting the initial price, sellers retain the right to refuse even after bids are in. This ensures that you are comfortable with how your items are being sold, from start to finish.
You can sell more quickly.
Selling an item on your own is a long, time-consuming process. After listing advertisements or posting items to sell, you are forced to just sit and wait for offers to hopefully come in. With an auction, it is much quicker. It typically takes an auction firm only a month to promote and organize an event after being hired. Then, it takes another month to complete a settlement. Professional auction companies can turn your items into profit much faster than you could by yourself.
You have help.
Experienced auction firms know the industry and rely on practiced methods to market, advertise and conduct these sales effectively. But, they aren't there to simply sell. They are there to support your needs every step of the way. Auction companies even offer cleaning and moving services to handle unsold goods. With all of this much-needed help, just relax and let the experts handle all the logistics.