Estate Sale Facilitator/Liquidator
Estimated startup costs: $200-$1,000
Estimated first-year revenue: $30,000-$60,000
An estate sale facilitator or liquidator assists the heirs of an estate or living individuals with the sale of personal property. Although the term estate often refers to the assets of a deceased individual, the definition is really much broader and includes all the assets of a living individual as well. In today’s market, it is common to use the term estate sale to differentiate from a yard or garage sale and to convey a higher quality of merchandise for sale.
Personal property can include decorative items, antiques, collectibles, art, jewelry, books, and much more. Some high-end assets can require an appraisal, which is ...