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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

A few of our most frequently asked questions.

Q: Do I have to pay anything in advance?
A: NO! There are no upfront fees

Q: How is the sale conducted? How does it work?
A: All items are priced and tagged prior to the sale, which gives you an opportunity to review the valuation and prices before the sale. If you wish to set a minimum price on a select few items, we will price the items as you request. If the items do not sell at the price you requested, we will inform you of the best offer received and give you the opportunity to accept that offer.

Q: What types of items may I include in the Estate Sale?
A: All salable merchandise can be offered, from china, crystal, silver, furniture, antiques, jewelry, coins, books, automobiles, golf carts, tools, to clothing, kitchen, garage, and miscellaneous items. Almost every item in your home can be resold.

Q: How are the items priced?
A: All items are valued and priced by Palm Paradise Estate Sales.  

Q: How do you advertise?
A: We advertise extensively via Palm paradise estate sales website,  by sending out an email-blasts to our list of interested buyers, social media platforms, and Estatesales.net

Q: Do you accept checks?
A: We accept Cash, and all major credit cards. (All credit card purchases must have proper ID).

Q: Do you ever reduce the price of items?
A: Yes, we will negotiate the price of the item as the Agent for the Seller, in order to get the best price for the item, but still liquidate the item before the end of the sale. Normally the last day of the sale all items are reduced up to 50%.

Q: How much do you charge? How do you get paid?
A: We charge a percentage of the sale proceeds as our fee. Our fee will usually range from 30% to 40% of the proceeds of the estate sale, 

Q: When do I receive proceeds from the sale?
A: We will prepare a full accounting of the results of the sale, along with a check for the net proceeds due the Sellers, the first business day following the last day of the estate sale.