ORA Estate Sales frequently conducts sales in the Lake Forest area of Chicago. With over 16 years of experience, you can count on ORA to properly price, stage, and market your estate.
Having an estate sale can be an enjoyable process when you have hired the right company. Whether you are selling the contents of a Lake Forest Mansion, a condo, or downsizing and selling the partial contents, ORA Estate Sales has the experience to make your sale a success.
With 16 years of experience in the estate sale industry and unmatched knowledge of the Lake Forest area, ORA Estate Sales will guide you every step of the way and answer any questions you may have. ORA will listen to your goals and work with you to make sure you reach them.
ORA Estate Sales specializes in Chicago’s North Shore Communities – Lake Forest, Northbrook, Highland Park, Wilmette, Glencoe, Hinsdale, Evanston, and Winnetka.
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The ORA Estate Sale Process
ORA Estate Sales has developed a process through our years of conducting estate sales and managing a charity shop.
- Initial Consultation/Walk Through: ORA will come to your home and do a walk through of your Lake Forest Estate. We will answer any questions you have about the estate sale process and make sure we understand your goals and particular needs. We will assess the property for sale and sale location to make sure an estate sale is possible. Some locations may not allow on-site sales; In those scenarios our company will help you with other available options. We will provide you with a written agreement which will outline our responsibilities, fees, and any special circumstances we may have discussed. Once the agreement is signed, we start to work for you!
- Photography Session: We will take photographs of the items for sale to prepare for marketing and research.
- Marketing/Advertising: ORA Estate Sale Company has years of experience marketing estate sales and reaching buyers for those special items. We have thousands of buyers that visit our website every month to see what we have upcoming. In addition we will advertise your sale nationally on major estate sale websites along with Featured Advertising and Facebook to reach buyers for special items.
- Pricing and Research: With our years of experience we know the fair market value of the every day items and more common antiques and collectibles. We will carefully research any unknown antiques, collectibles, art glass, paintings, and prints to make sure we get the most money possible for you.
- Sale Setup and Staging: We will clean your items as needed and stage them to present your merchandise in the best possible manner. The purpose of staging is to bring together like items to create a cohesive look for your sale. This allows us to attract the right buyers for your items.
- Conducting The Sale: ORA Estate Sale Company will staff your sale with professional and knowledgeable salespeople. Our staff members are trained to sell and help keep your items safe/secure. They will be well informed about the specific items in your sale so they are able to answer any questions buyers may have.