Direct purchase of items or a complete buy-out of an estate's personal property.
Live and online simulcast auctions and direct sales.
Consignment auctions and sales in the auction house.
On-site personal property estate auctions or tag sales.
We offer clients a wide variety of auction and selling options all of which are designed to meet the desired and most immediate goals for downsizing or settling an estate. We guarantee results that provide a solution for those who need experienced guidance on how best to liquidate personal properties.
We believe that each selling situation is unique and no one answer fits all needs. We offer free consultations and assessments of your personal property and real estate in order to provide you with a plan of action that outlines the proper strategies we feel will best accomplish the goals of getting the highest price for your property quickly while saving you time, money and energy.
A designed plan that combines two or more of the above strategies to meet goals.
Using a network system of specialty brokers to sell rarities and collections.
Aggressive marketing including newspapers, online, company website, auction websites, social media, direct mailings, trade and specialty publications.
Cleaning the home, grounds, and personal items in preparation for the sales event.
Placing property on display and identifying it with lot numbers or price tags.
Taking color photos and producing a sales catalogue and posting it on auction websites and other advertising venues.
Scheduling times for buyers to inspect and preview property prior to auction or sale.
Supply equipment and electronics necessary for power, water, or plug-ins, etc.
Hauling, towing, mechanics, carpenters, movers, notaries, riggers as needed.
Southern Trust Estate and Auction Company