Organizing & displaying household contents for sale
Providing display tables & locking cases for valuables
Researching, inspecting & evaluating each item in the estate for sale
Professional interior signage: directional, informational & safety
Advertising & promotion of the sale including online advertising, website posting with photos, weekly emails to over 45,000 subscribers, personal alerts, social media & professional outdoor signage.
Obtaining proper permits if required
Staffing the sale with qualified, uniformed staff members including security at the door. Our friendly & knowledgable staff answer technical questions, test electronics & electrical devices, take apart & load large items for customers. Our staff "works" the floor encouraging sales.
Employing a number system & carefully limiting the number of customers in the home at any given time.
Using a silent bid system to encourage the sale of higher priced or slow moving items.
Providing bags & wrapping paper for purchases.
No cash upfront. Commission comes out of proceeds.
List of all items sold for $50 or more provided at time of payment.
Our reputation for honesty, integrity, flexibility, and creative problem solving is well known, as is our ability to work closely with other professionals you may retain - such as senior referral agencies, attorneys, accountants, and real estate agents. Our company policy is to show kindness, caring, and compassion for the families, along with respect for the property involved, and to make the liquidation of personal property as easy as possible for executors, conservators and family members.
Diane Hudec is a full service company. Especially important to our out-of-area clients, we coordinate charity and third-party hauler pick-ups after the sale. We specialize in completely emptying the home.
We are a proud ebay seller. We offer eBay Consignment Services to our clients for select unsold items with a minimum estimated eBay value of $100.
Diane Hudec offers you:
Honesty, integrity & reliability
Personalized, caring service
Authoritative research ensuring the best possible prices for your possessions.
Our excellent reputation brings many qualified buyers to your sale.
Over 70 years of combined experience with antiques, collectibles & household goods.
Complete service-we accept all items in the estate for sale.
We don't own or operate an antique business or storefront.
We attract a strong following of buyers - our reputation earns more money for you!
Friendly, uniformed Staff Members
A fresh, enthusiastic approach to estate liquidation.
Unique "Special Touches" that set our sales apart from all the others.
OUR OPTIONAL SERVICES:
•Professional written appraisals
•eBay Consignment Services
•Coordinating a registered 501C-3 charity to pick up items you'd like to donate
•Coordination of shipping un-consigned property to heirs.
REAL ESTATE ADVERTISING SERVICES
Potential homebuyers regularly attend Diane Hudec Estate Sales. Diane Hudec is pleased to promote the sale of your home at your estate sale at no charge.
We will distribute promotional materials provided by you or your agent on the days of the sale.
Note: Diane Hudec, Inc. is not a licensed real estate agent or broker. Our services are for advertising purposes only. It is the responsibility of the homeowner or their agent to negotiate any real estate transaction. Diane Hudec, Inc. shall not be held responsible for the accuracy of information contained in the advertising materials or any claims made thereby.