Consignment Auctions – Need to clean out the attic?

Do you have a basement or attic full of stuff you haven’t used in years?  But you don’t want to spend the 20+ hours to organize a garage sale?  Consignment selling might be a way to handle both of these issues for you!! What is consignment selling or Auctions? Consignment is the selling of other Read More …

Auction Strategies – How to Win the Bid!

Auctions are the poker game of shopping.  There is competition, excitement and the thrill of the win.  Bidders have strategies when they walk in, ways they like to bid and have a good idea what they want.  If you’re just getting in to the Auction Scene this article is for you. Auction Types There are Read More …

How to Take Good Estate Sale Photos

Taking good estate sale photos should be high on your priority list, whether you’re a seasoned liquidator or looking to start your own estate sale company. In an industry more competitive by the minute, you need to set your estate sale company apart. How to Take Good Estate Sale Photos Share Tweet Pin +1 Stumble Read More …

What’s Cookin’ – Dinnerware Collecting

So what’s under your food today, a paper plate, dinnerware or possibly some fine china?  With Thanksgiving coming up (my favorite holiday) I thought I’d write about dinnerware.   Our formal dinnerware usually has a story or special meaning attached to it.  For me, our formal dinnerware was my mother-in-law Silvia’s.  We only bring them out Read More …

What to Consider When Purchasing a Classic Car

The throaty purr of an old engine, the swooping lines, the gleaming chrome trim — there are plenty of reasons why collectors are drawn to the aesthetics and construction of classic cars. Not surprisingly, the interest in classic and collectible cars has increased dramatically over the past decade, pushing car values up as much as Read More …

Estate Sale Furniture Buying Guide

Estate sales are great places to buy big ticket items, like furniture. Not only can you find great deals, you’re bound to run into some unique designer pieces- like midcentury modern or well known furniture brands noted for quality, like Drexel or Heritage. Estate Sale Furniture Buying Guide Share Tweet Pin +1 Stumble ShareShares 0

Mystery surrounds 2018 Chevrolet Corvette’s shortened model year

If you’re looking for a collectable Corvette, you may want to think about buying a brand new one. The Bowling Green Daily News reports that Chevrolet will stop building the 2018 model on January 22 after a total of just four months of production. Chevrolet won’t say why. The Bowling Green factory where the Corvette Read More …