Help me plz

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  1. hockeygrl

    hockeygrl Cancer hand Gold

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    Real and I inherited an entire estate. All of the items from the home were shipped from Florida to our place in Iowa. Now we trying to figure out what to do with it all. Anyone ever tried selling on ebay? There is a nice collection of Royal Doulton china, glasses and figurines and also a huge art collection. :dontknow:
     
  2. Kanye West

    Kanye West Yeezus! Gold

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    if i buy something will you deliver it to my house naked?
     
  3. Maschine Zeit

    Maschine Zeit Well-Known Member

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    American Pickers is in Iowa. call them.
     
  4. redshirt

    redshirt Well-Known Member

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    AG is the king of selling, umm, stuff...on ebay.
     
  5. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry VIP

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    Don't be stupid. Have it appraised first. Shell out a few bucks, it will make you more in the long run.
     
  6. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    I've sold tons of stuff on eBay. Its OK but their commission is high.
     
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    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    any ted danson memorabilia?
     
  8. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Maker of Lists Gold

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    I'd call an estate auctioneer. You'll get cash usually and don't have to deal with shipping.
     
  9. Charon

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    I agree with this post. Appraise it all first
     
  10. hockeygrl

    hockeygrl Cancer hand Gold

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    The part that scares me is figuring out shipping.
     
  11. Kanye West

    Kanye West Yeezus! Gold

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    freak book?
     
  13. hockeygrl

    hockeygrl Cancer hand Gold

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    But once i have it appraised what the fuck do I do with it all?
     
  14. Lou Loomis

    Lou Loomis Feel the Gern

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    Animalgod has a disarming knowledge of figurines.
     
  15. Charon

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    An auction house will sell it for you if there is one around your area.
     
  16. hockeygrl

    hockeygrl Cancer hand Gold

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    Don't they usually have auctions at ppls houses though? In this case we have a shit ton of boxes just sitting in our basement.
     
  17. Kanye West

    Kanye West Yeezus! Gold

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    :wub:
     
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    hockeygrl Cancer hand Gold

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    Do you pay auctioneers a percentage of what is made, a flat fee, or both?
     
  19. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry VIP

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    Figure your best avenue for selling it. Usually, selling it online will get you more customers, but you will be getting the least in return. I would put most of it on CL personally.
     
  20. nazdrowie

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    you could always trade that crap in for 100% ownership of the USHL :idea: