Estate Sale Services
An estate sale is an auction designed to dispose of a substantial portion of the materials owned by those who are downsizing or of a recently deceased loved one.
Why buy at an estate sale?
Buying at an estate sale can save you a lot of money for furnishing a cottage or setting up a student in an apartment. The selection of collectibles and antiques at estate sales can be an incredible treasure trove for the enthusiastic collector.
Why use McKenzie's Associated Auctioneers?
McKenzie’s is flexible and understanding We offer anything from just coming into the home to pick up packed boxes to sell at an auction to going into the home, inventorying, cleaning, packing, moving, etc.
McKenzie’s is willing to take care of everything for people who live a distance from the estate or are unable to get things ready. We will even take care of cleaning the house to ready it for the real estate market. Anything and everything can be sold at an estate sale if it is properly marketed and we have a system in place that ensures
your items will have the most exposure to the marketplace possible.
We will accept consignments of one item or 1,000 items.
McKenzie’s will go the extra mile for their clients, to make the best sale, to find the largest market in advertising and believe that honesty, integrity and good old fashioned caring and understanding is the most important element in assisting people who face the task of disposing of an estate.
The Estate Administrator will personally assist clients with deciding how they want their assets disposed of. I supervise the packing, loading and cleaning under instructions of the owner of the estate and then assist them in deciding on marketing, etc. Families can rely on her to follow through and attempt to answer their questions.
We are always looking for quality consignments. Items can be dropped off (please call first (519) 453-7182 or 1-800-265-1906) or picked up.
How do you advertise estate sales?
We advertise locally and around the world and have the option of Internet estate sales available for our clients. Trucking, advertising, storage, cleaning are options that are also available. Check our Appraisal Services page for more information on those services that we offer.
Is there a limit on how many items I can consign?
There is no limit to what you can consign. We will accept consignments of one item or 5,000 items.