Estate Sale Process
One of the most crucial steps of any auction house is the appraisal. Peachtree & Bennett staff specializes in appraisals primarily used for fair market value, probate/estate tax, insurance, and equitable distribution.see more
The Peachtree & Bennett appraisal staff meet the standards of the American Society of Appraisers and Internal Revenue Service. We apply Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) to all of our work. Our knowledge, experience and integrity guarantee only the most thorough of appraisals.
We appraise full estates, apartments and individual antiques, furniture, paintings, art, silver, china, bronzes, lighting, rugs, carpets, porcelain as well as other household decorations and accessories.
Peachtree & Bennett is equipped and experienced to handle any sale.Find out how
We have professional movers and trucking service capable of moving your items to a venue in the case of HOA or venue limitations. We can sell items as live estate sales or tag sales only, or we can host your items on our aggressively marketed on-line bidding platforms. We also host auctions and a special portico estate sale every month where you can consign your items. Call us today at (678) 705-9798 to find out how we can help with your special situations.
Before & During Estate Sales>>>
Peachtree & Bennett is here to take care of every step of the estate sale process. Our marketing, tools, and resources can help you sell your estate goods worry-free.Find out how
The sale is held on your premises, typically over two to three days. We will organize and stage items to spotlight the importance of each piece. Our knowledgeable staff will price items and offer reasonable discounts as needed. Unlike other estate sale companies, we are not forced to “get rid” of items, nor do we offer aggressive discounts below market value. We will provide all supplies and resources needed for the sale (i.e., showcases, folding tables, etc.)
We arrange for on-site security, as well as for professional movers and delivery services to assist customers.
After the estate sale>>>
Because of our extensive buyer’s list, our sales are well-attended and virtually every item sells. However, we will not sell your merchandise below fair market value. We have flexible policies regarding items that do not sell.Find out more
They can be sold through our regular monthly auction or donated to charity, either by you or through Peachtree & Bennett. Peachtree & Bennett Past Online Auction Catalogs.
A detailed statement, including an electronic copy of each transaction, will be provided along with the sale proceeds six business days after the sale.
r commission rates are highly competitive and are normally determined by quality or quantity of the consignment. Large consignments or individual items of substantial value will typically carry a lower rate for the customer. However, our rates are flexible and can be adjusted to client’s needs.
Included in the commission rates are expenses for photography, research, cataloging, online listings, trucking, and all sale related costs. You will never be charged a hidden fee at Peachtree & Bennett.