3485 Pear Street, Trussville, AL 35173
Phone 205-661-9571 Cell 205-218-7640
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An estate sale is the sale of personal property including furniture, china, antiques, books, pictures, art, etc. We conduct estate sales by displaying the items to be sold in an attractive manner. We provide tables and tablecloths to display items to their full buying potential. Our customers include interior decorators, antique shop owners, flea market enthusiasts, as well as next door neighbors. Many times a large crowd of up to 150 customers are waiting in line to shop Saturday morning. King Estate Sales offers quality planning and execution of on-site estate and moving sales. Mr. King has been hosting sales in the Birmingham area since 1989. Before 1989 he worked for 10 years with Jean King who was a pioneer in the estate sales business in the Birmingham area. Mr. King also offers estate appraisal services including appraisals for insurance or tax purposes.
Mr. King and his staff:
What is an estate sale?
What is a moving sale?
A moving sale is provided for people who are moving or downsizing. Normally the owners move and take what they need. Everything to be sold is left in the house.
Why should you hire an estate sale company?
Mr. King offers knowledge of the fair market value of your items as well as experience and expertise to conduct and organize an efficient sale.
How many items must I sell to be considered a moving sale
An estate sale is normally the contents of an entire estate. The best way to know if you have enough merchandise to have a sale is to allow Mr. King to come and walk through the estate. This service is free and he will be able to let you know if your estate warrants his services.
How much does it cost?
Our fee is a percentage of the total sale. The normal fee for an estate sale or a moving sale is 25% of the total sale. Sometimes a minimum is charged.
Who determines the price?
Mr. King prices all items in the house. He has extensive knowledge in the pricing of most items. Occasionally other specialists are brought in to help. He also encourages bids be left on larger items.
Do you offer other services?
Mr. King also offers appraisal services. He will be happy to appraise one item, or a house full.
How do I contact you?
By phone (205) 218-7640 email - Click Here - Kingestatesales@charter.net
How and when do I receive my money from the sale?
A check payable to the executor or power of attorney is issued at the end of the sale.