Family Affair Estate Sales & Auction Co, LLC. is a family owned AND OPERATED business located in northern NJ, with over 50 years of combined experience in the field of onsite estate sales, auctions, antique/collectible appraisals, clean outs and repairs of residential properties.
We know that downsizing or liquidating YOURS OR A loved one’s home can be an emotional and stressful experience, which is why we are always prepared for everything. We are always respectful of our clients homes and belongings and compassionate in regards to all circumstances. We understand that even a set of drinking glasses can hold family memories.
Whether you have inherited a loved one’s estate, are moving into a smaller home, or are liquidating collectibles or property, our FAMILY is ready to bring experience and care to your family.
The owner's are familiar faces to the professional estate sale community. They also have been show vendors, eBay and ETSY Top Rated Sellers, collectors and handy men. Their combined expertise in the knowledge of antiques, collectibles, fine art, jewelry, COMIC BOOKS, BASEBALL CARDS, dolls, and general collectibles are second to none.
Comprehensive Services Tailored To Your Individual Needs
Once you contact us and set up a meeting, we will answer any questions that you may have ABOUT THE PROCESS. WE OFFER SEVERAL INDIVIDUAL SERVICES & PACKAGES: INITIAL CONSULTATION, APPRSAISALS, ESTATE SALES, AUCTIONS, CLEAN-OUT, REPAIRS-PAINTING AND EVEN HELPING YOU SELL YOUR PROPERTY. OUR SERVICES ARE PERCENTAGE OF SALES BASED ON EACH CLIENTS SITUATION.
WHAT SERVICE IS right For You?
The death of a loved one, work transfer, downsizing, moving, divorce and bankruptcy are just a few of the reasons why people have an estate sale OR AUCTION. Would an estate sale OR AUCTION be appropriate for you? DO YOU NEED THE ENTIRE PACKAGE INCLUDING CLEAN-OUT, REPAIRS, PAINTING AND SELLING THE PROPERTY. We will take a non-bias look at your INDIVIDUAL SITUATION and HELP YOU DETERMINE WHAT the best option IS for your particular NEEDS. we will show you that we can be your one and only stop in this process.
The ESTATE SALE
AFTER LOOKING AT EACH ITEM WE PRICE AND stage everything which LEADS TO INCREASED sales REVENUES. WE MARKET EVERY SALE ON ALL ESTATE SALE SITES AND SEND OUT AN EMAIL TO OUR ENORMOUS BASE. PRIOR TO MOST SALES WE BRING IN A VARIETY OF COLLECTORS AND EXPERTS WHO WILL OFFER TOP DOLLAR FOR YOUR ITEMS. WE CAN OFFER TO MARKET SPECIAL ITEMS ON EBAY OR ETSY. we bring in extra tables and display surfaces. WE ALSO SET-UP SIGNS AND BANNERS WITHIN A MILE RADIUS OF THE PROPERTY.
AFTER THE INITIAL ESTATE SALE WE OFFER AN AUCTION SERVICE FOR ANY REMAINING PROPERTY ADDING TO YOUR REVENUES. TYPICALLY after every estate sale client's are LEFT TO DEAL WITH ALL REMAINING UNSOLD ITEMS. MANY CLIENTS HAVE TO PAY TO HAVE THEM REMOVED OR TAKE ON THE DAUNTING TASK OF DOING IT THEMSELVES. WE GUARANTEE TO SELL 100% OF YOUR ITEMS AT AUCTION.
CLEAN-OUT AND REPAIRS
WE OFFER COMPLETE CLEANING AND REPAIR SERVICES THAT CAN BE INCLUDED AS PART OF THE INITIAL PERCENTAGE BASED SALE WITH NO OUT OF POCKET COST.
SELLING THE PROPERTY
WITH TWO LICENSED REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALs WE CAN ASSIST IN THE SALE OF YOUR PROPERTY.
How Long Does The Process Take
On average 10-30 business days is the length of time for the estate sale, AUCTION CLEAN-OUT AND REPAIR process, but every home is different and this can impact that time frame. We will discuss this with you on an individual basis to determine the correct time frame for your situation.
A contract protects you, the client, just as much as it protects us. That is our belief and all details will be discussed in our initial meeting.