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April 2012 Blog Posts (12)

Retro Lazy Susan / Shot Glass / Appetizer

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Added by Monica Dressler on April 30, 2012 at 8:56am — No Comments

Should I get written valuations for my antiques? What about additional insurance?

It's all the Antiques Roadshow's fault.  I'm often asked by shop patrons or people at shows "How much is this worth?"  I don't mind the question as it usually leads to an interesting discussion with a new antiquing friend, some of whom become customers.  

Everyone has something that used to be great-grandfather's and they want to know how much its worth.  Other people seek out and collect something specific, like carnival glass, flow blue pottery, clocks, steamer trunks, etc.…

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Added by Susanna Pickle on April 24, 2012 at 11:01pm — No Comments

Marburger Farm 30th Antique Show in Round Top -- One of a Kind

They came by busloads from across Texas and by air from as far as New Zealand. They came by limos and by pick-up trucks. For the 30th edition of the Marburger Farm Antique Show on April 3-7, they came with high spirits and deep pockets. “It was unreal how many people were shopping,” said Richmond, Virginia exhibitor Ben Cochrane. “I have never seen an antique show like it.”  Marburger Farm is one-of-a kind. And that’s not to mention perfect weather, record bluebonnets and the joy…

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Added by Brian Brandt on April 24, 2012 at 8:44pm — No Comments

THE ESTATE OF ROY HOULT AO ON MAY 7TH AT AMANDA ADDAMS AUCTIONS

     

Amanda Addams Auctions ---- 7th   May 2012----Auction starts 6.30 pm.

 

Under instructions- Estate of Leslie Roy Hoult A.O, AM (Hampton)- major and important collection of Ceramics, Jewellery, Glass, Silver, Art, Furniture and contents from the property, one of the finest estate entries we have ever had in our rooms.

Viewing Saturday 5th   11- 4 pm. Monday…

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Added by Amanda Addams Auctions on April 24, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments

The Costume home

This home was filled with vintage fabric wall to wall

each room looked so much like the first. all with bolts of fabric

the story…

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Added by Nancy Stonehouse on April 23, 2012 at 2:04pm — 1 Comment

The Costume home

This is what I found when I got there.

Added by Nancy Stonehouse on April 23, 2012 at 1:53pm — No Comments

Today's estate sale tip: Accounting



http://www.luckyrabbitestatesales.com



Paul, how do you handle the cash coming in at the sale? We write double copy tickets for all merchandise sold. One…

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Added by PAUL Dunn on April 12, 2012 at 9:23pm — No Comments

Today's Estate Sale Tip, Marketing

Paul, how do you attract so many buyers to your sales? The answer is fairly simple. Any good company knows the basics of advertising but it takes an extensive background in marketing to attract the right dealers and casual buyers. I learned quite a few marketing techniques during my lengthy career in the commercial real estate field. Those I will keep close to my chest. However, I advertise your sale in newspapers, and multiple forms of internet media outlets including lisaler.com,…

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Added by PAUL Dunn on April 10, 2012 at 11:32am — No Comments

Today's Estate Sale Tip, Marketing

Paul, how do you attract so many buyers to your sales? The answer is fairly simple. Any good company knows the basics of advertising but it takes an extensive background in marketing to attract the right dealers and casual buyers. I learned quite a few marketing techniques during my lengthy career in the commercial real estate field. Those I will keep close to my chest. However, I advertise your sale in newspapers, and multiple forms of internet media outlets including lisaler.com,…

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Added by PAUL Dunn on April 10, 2012 at 11:31am — No Comments

Helpfull Estate Sale Tips

When people are settling an estate they have the urge to throw items away before contacting me. My advice is to stop! Don't throw anything away! You would be surprised by what has real cash value!
www.luckyrabbitestatesales.com

Added by PAUL Dunn on April 9, 2012 at 6:10pm — No Comments

Search Blog Posts How to Choose A Estate Sale Company Why all estate companies are not created the same!

When people are settling an estate they have the urge to throw items away before contacting me. My advice is to stop! Don't throw anything away! You would be surprised by what has real cash value!

www.luckyrabbitestatesales.com…

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Added by PAUL Dunn on April 9, 2012 at 6:02pm — No Comments

How to Choose A Estate Sale Company

Why all estate companies are not created the same!



First of all I don't want you to get the wrong idea, most companies are very reputable and I always recommend other companies if prospective clients don't retain my services. Then there are companies that are down right dishonest, boastful and outright liars.



One company likes to boast that they have 200 plus sales a year and have an email database of over 15,000 names. I know for a fact they…

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Added by PAUL Dunn on April 9, 2012 at 11:31am — 1 Comment

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