Estate liquidation, or house liquidation, is the process of selling all or part of the personal property contents of your home. This can be done for a number of reasons, including death, moving, downsizing, divorce or even for the purpose of raising funds to settle debt. Learn more about estate liquidation services below.

Sometimes people liquidate their personal property simply because they want to move on to buying new stuff. When it comes time to liquidate your personal items, you have two options: sell them yourself using marketplace websites such as Facebook, Offer Up, Let It Go, Next Door, etc., or you can choose to work with professional home liquidators. Hiring an estate liquidation company is often your best bet as it reduces the amount of work and stress involved in trying to sell your items in what may already be an overwhelming situation. The Estate Pros have been serving homes all across southeast Michigan with estate liquidation services for the last 15 years. We are proud to be rated among the best home liquidators in the nation. Our clients rely on us to get the most value for the liquidation of their personal property. Learn more about our estate liquidation services by calling us today.


Estate Liquidation Sales

If you’re thinking of having an estate sale or estate liquidation, we suggest you visit one first to understand how they work. Most estate liquidators organize and conduct their sales in a similar fashion. Here is what most estate liquidations tend to look like:

  • Conducted inside a home and sometimes throughout the property
  • Typically occur over a two- to three-day period
  • Involve the sale of personal possessions
  • Usually include individually priced and displayed items
  • Open to the general public
  • Involve the quick disposal of unsold items via donation or junk removal
  • A realtor may list the home after the estate sale

Estate Liquidation Companies

Estate liquidators or home liquidators bring together all the moving parts of an estate sale. A professional estate liquidation company has all of the expertise necessary to efficiently manage all of an estate sale’s tasks. Estate sales are far more difficult to manage than garage sales. People contact estate liquidators for a number of reasons but most often because of the home liquidator’s expertise. Estate liquidators have the industry knowledge to properly execute and manage the details of these complicated sales. Estate sale liquidators can appraise and price a varied collection of items. The home liquidator will also stage and display your items throughout the house in a way to intrigue shoppers and persuade them to make a purchase. A professional estate liquidator will provide the extra support necessary to ensure your estate sale is successful, including providing additional sales associates, security, and moving teams to assist in the safe completion of your estate liquidation. The home liquidator will advertise your sale in various media outlets and often are able to reach a multitude of shoppers from their professional networks. This enables them to sell a large volume of items very quickly. During the estate sale, the estate liquidator addresses all issues that may arise. After the sale concludes, they issue payment and transaction reports, arrange for pickup of sold items, and may ship other items to the purchasers. Finally, the estate liquidator ensures that all unsold items are removed from the home either via donation or junk removal.


How To Find An Estate Liquidation Service

When looking for estate liquidation services finding the right home liquidator that understands your specific goals and needs is critical. You may want to start by asking your family, friends, and colleagues for referrals from their own estate sales. Referrals from satisfied clients are typically the best way to find an estate liquidation company, as they’re based on favorable results. You can also use estate liquidator directory sites such as to find local reputable estate sale companies. Once you reach out, expect to receive return calls or emails very quickly. From there, you’ll want to schedule in-person interviews at the home where the estate liquidation will occur. During the interviews, present the estate sale items and discuss your specific goals in order to make sure you find an estate liquidation company that is the right fit for your situation. Evaluating an estate liquidator is a layered process requiring some investigative work. Getting references from the liquidator’s recent estate sale clients is always helpful. If possible, try to visit several of the liquidator’s sales to evaluate their overall performance. It’s important to realize that the estate liquidation industry does not have any regulatory standards. However, you can always ask your estate liquidation company for a list of accreditations, memberships, etc., that they may have and definitely look them up online to read reviews, etc. Although choosing the right estate liquidator takes some work, it’s certainly a worthwhile effort. When you find a home liquidator who respects your valued possessions while efficiently running the estate sale, you have all the ingredients for a successful event.

Go with the Estate Pros!!!

Consistently, the Estate Pros is ranked as one of the top estate sale companies in America as by, and others. We specialize in helping families and individuals in need of residential liquidation, donation, clean out and personal property appraisal services.

The Estate Pros is an estate sale industry authority. Our ownership and staff have hundreds of years of combined experience. We hold ourselves (our owners, sale teams, and support staff) to the highest standards of professionalism and experiential service, treating each of our clients and shoppers with the utmost care, compassion and respect.

The Estate Pros pay meticulous attention to detail as we handle every aspect of the estate sale process from start to finish. Our experts will work with you from the initial free consultation to the complete execution of your event and everything in between.

You don’t need to lift a finger; we take care of everything for you!

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What Our Clients are Saying

Excellent4.8Chuck DeprezChuck Deprez ★★★★★ Estate pros was great to work with, I’d recommend them to my friends and family. Excellent communication along with good and timely work.Response from the ownerThanks Chuck! Anna DwyerAnna Dwyer ★★★★★ John and his team were extremely knowledgable and kind in handling my father in law's needs. Will work with them again once he is ready to move.Response from the ownerThanks Anna! Janis KotulaJanis Kotula ★★★★★ They are very accommodating, clean, and kind!Response from the ownerThanks Janis!!! Luann BarrettaLuann Barretta ★★★★★ Estate pros made it very easy and efficient for us. Great job. Highly recommendedResponse from the ownerThanks Luann! Kristy KasapisKristy Kasapis ★★★★★ Absolutely incredible company! On time, efficient and professional. Did a great job at our home and would definitely use again. Jonathan is very friendly and so were his men. They left the house clean as well.Response from the ownerThanks Kristy! ELIZABETH PATTENELIZABETH PATTEN ★★★★★ Jonathon was very easy to work with. We contracted for clean out services. The did a great job. We would definitely use them again.Response from the ownerThanks Elizabeth!!! Kendra MalloryKendra Mallory ★★★★★ Excellent service and communication! They cleaned out our grandmother's house of 77 years in 1 day!Response from the ownerThanks Kendra! Jim BarbaressoJim Barbaresso ★★★★★ After interviewing 3 estate sale companies, we chose Estate Pros, and it was a great decision. Communication, documentation, sensitivity, respect, responsiveness, friendliness, and candidness were extremely important to my family as we dealt with the contents of my mother’s house (during a time of heightened emotions) to prepare the house for sale … and Jonathan and his team excelled in all areas. They’re experts in handling estate assets in the best possible way.Response from the ownerThanks Jim & Suzy!!! J ZhJ Zh ★★★★★ They provided an excellent service. Brad helped me pack the dining table in my SUV very perfectly. I really appreciate their service!JZResponse from the ownerThanks JZ!!! Helene ParryHelene Parry ★★★★★ Jonathon of Estate Pros and his crew handled our estate sale as professionals. Could not have asked for a better sale, set up and clean up. Thank you Jonathon-Jim ParryResponse from the ownerThanks Jim & Helene! Greg ToddGreg Todd ★★★★★ A very positive experience overall! Jonathan was both courteous and professional throughout planning and moving our furniture. Much appreciated and we will recommend Estate Pros to our friends and family. Thanks for a great job!Response from the ownerThanks Greg! Jim OleksinskiJim Oleksinski ★★★★★ All my junk (rooms and rooms) was cleared out in a timely manner.Response from the ownerThanks Jim! Andy SchulistAndy Schulist ★★★★★ Well organized sales, fun and friendly. Owner is knowledgeable and helpful. Always a pleasure buying furniture and decor here.Response from the ownerThanks Andy! Elena MettlerElena Mettler ★★★★★ Response from the ownerThanks Elena! Terese BaltesTerese Baltes ★★★★★ ESTATE PROS is THE TEAM you will brag to your friends about. The entire experience from 1st phone call to last exchange exceeded expectations. Top notch communication, responsiveness, professionalism and courtesy. Trust them to provide the most comprehensive service. We wanted quick action and they delivered. Thank you Estate Pros - you earned our sincere thanks and appreciation.Response from the ownerThanks Terese!!! Yvonne VerschuerenYvonne Verschueren ★★★★★ Estate Pros (Jonathan) as well as the guys that came out were hard working, friendly, and kept me in the loop. I love that they work with Habitat for Humanity which also came out. He assured me that as much as possible would be donated before using the landfill.I contacted Jonathan shortly after my father died, but did not use his services until I was ready several months later. There was never any pressure and he was very easy to work with.Response from the ownerThanks Yvonne! We are glad you were pleased with our donation and clean out services! Misty WilkinsonMisty Wilkinson ★★★★★ Super helpful team. Great experience buying from their sales.Response from the ownerThanks Misty! Jill Turner ZdyrskiJill Turner Zdyrski ★★★★★ Jonathan and his team were amazing! They were quick and tidy. Would recommend to anyone needing their services!Response from the ownerThanks Jill! We are so glad you were pleased with our donation & clean out services! Peggy PrimmPeggy Primm ★★★★★ Fast and friendly service, great prices! Would use them again for sure! Highly recommended!Response from the ownerThanks Peggy! Pamela BarnardPamela Barnard ★★★★★ They were quick, courteous, and nice to be around. No complaining, no grumbling just really good workers.Response from the ownerThanks Pamela! We’re glad you are pleased with our donation and clean out service! js_loader

Southeast Michigan Estate Sale Service Area

The Estate Pros have been proudly serving Oakland, Macomb and parts of Livingston, Genesee, Lapeer & Wayne counties for the past 15 years. No matter what your situation calls for, the Estate Pros are here to help!


Upcoming Estate Sales



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June 1, 2024
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June 8, 2024
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