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“The Estate Sale Showdown: In-Person vs. Online Auction”

In-Person Estate Sale VS Online Auctions

Welcome to the Estate Sales by Jesod blog! Today, we’re diving into a topic that’s close to our hearts and our business: estate sales. Specifically, we’re going to explore the fascinating world of in-person estate sales and online auctions. We’ll also introduce you to our preferred online auction platform,, where convenience meets bidding prowess.

In-Person Estate Sales: A Hands-On Experience

The Personal Touch: In-person estate sales offer an intimate, tactile experience. Buyers can touch, feel, and closely examine items. There’s a unique thrill in discovering hidden gems amidst a sea of possessions.

The Thrill of the Hunt: Scouring through room after room, the hunt becomes an adventure. It’s an opportunity to uncover treasures and stories, whether it’s a vintage record player or an antique tea set. The excitement is palpable.

Interactions with Experts: At Estate Sales by Jesod, our knowledgeable team is present to answer questions, provide history on items, and even share anecdotes about the estate. It’s a chance for buyers to connect with the history of each piece.

Online Auctions with Modern Bidding Magic

Convenience Redefined: In contrast, online auctions bring the estate sale to your fingertips. Our partnership with allows you to bid from the comfort of your home. The convenience factor is undeniable.

Set and Forget: One of the standout features of is the ability to set a maximum bid. It’s like having a personal bidding assistant. You enter your highest bid, and the software automatically increases your bid incrementally until you reach your limit. No more watching the clock or refreshing pages.

Wider Reach: Online auctions attract bidders from all over, potentially increasing competition and fetching better prices for your items. It’s like hosting an estate sale that’s open to the world.

The Final Verdict: It Depends!

So, which is better, in-person or online auctions? The answer is, it depends on your preferences and circumstances.

Choose In-Person When:

  • You crave a tactile experience.
  • The estate has unique, valuable items.
  • You enjoy the thrill of in-person bidding.

Choose Online Auctions When:

  • Convenience is paramount.
  • You want to reach a broader audience.
  • You prefer automated bidding.

At Estate Sales by Jesod, we understand the value of both experiences. That’s why we offer a blend of in-person estate sales and online auctions through It’s about giving you choices and ensuring your estate’s treasures find their next chapter.

Join us for the best of both worlds – the thrill of discovery and the ease of online bidding. Keep an eye on our website for upcoming sales and auctions. Until next time, happy hunting!

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