In order to have a successful estate sale, you have to know the best way to advertise for it.

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The popularity of estate sales continues to rise year over year. For many, it’s become their weekend shopping destination, with most shoppers looking for everything from furniture, artwork, decor, housewares and kitchenware. Some even look for cars, guns and jewelry. Estate sale days often bring a frenzy as shoppers and dealers search for good deals on an assortment of items. As some estate sales come to a close, you may even be able to find deeply discounted items on the last day. One of the biggest problems shoppers continuously state is “how to find an estate sale?” This page will show you avoid this common issue.

How to Find and Estate Sale

Where’s the best place to find all these great local estate sales and deals? The Estate Pros offer sales all over southeastern Michigan; just check our listings on Need to search further? Check major estate sale industry websites such as or for estate sale listings. Maybe you live in a rural area or a smaller city where there aren’t as many estate sales. If this is the case, you may want to try the local pages of websites like Craigslist, Facebook, etc., to find local estate sales. In bigger towns and cities, you’re likely to find estate sales & auctions on estate sale listing sites and social media.


Local Estate Sales – Newspapers

Most newspapers have significantly reduced their print distribution in favor of online publications. In small cities, however, daily or weekly newspapers are still prevalent. These local newspapers typically maintain a decent online presence as well.


Check the classified section of your local daily printed newspaper on the day before the sale. Most estate sales, also known as “estate auctions,” “tag sales,” or “moving sales,” begin on Friday, so check Thursday’s paper.

Most papers are published on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday. These publications should allow you to find most upcoming estate sale listings before the weekend.

Online News

Your local paper typically offers classified ads online as well. Look for the local estate sales advertisements in the days leading up to the sale, specifically on the Thursday before. If the paper only publishes online once a week, the ads should be available on publication date.

Community Bulletins

Bulletin boards are not as popular as they used to be, but in some neighborhoods, they still play a small role in advertising estate sales. When you visit a grocery store, library, or any other popular local venue, look for the bulletin board to discover any local estate sale listings.


Estate Sale Signs On The Street

On any given weekend, you’re likely to see Estate Pros estate sale street signs spread around different neighborhoods. Starting Friday morning, you could even see our colorful signs with arrows directing you to an estate sale.

Upon spotting a sign, just follow the arrows. Eventually, you will find your way to a home full of items and treasures for sale. Finding a good Estate Pros estate sale listing is definitely more interesting than stumbling upon a random garage sale or a yard sale!

Estate Sale Marketing

The Estate Pros have an enormous advertising reach and advertise sales via, social media, all of the major local estate sales industry websites, forums and more. All of our advertisements include descriptive targeted listings, as well as professional photo and video tours. The comprehensive, targeted approach to marketing our estate sales allows us to reach shoppers locally, nationally, and even internationally. Things like emailed estate sale notifications and direct mail advertising help round out our all-encompassing efforts.

Upcoming Estate Sales

You may attend a great Estate Pros estate sale somewhere close by. After you purchase your items, just ask one of our Estate Pros experts how to be placed on our email marketing list so you never miss another local estate sale!

Social Media

The Estate Pros are on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and other social media sites. Besides adding dates of upcoming estate sale listings, we also post photos and videos of exciting new local estate sales finds so you can get an inside look at all of our upcoming events!

Estate Sale Directories

You will always be able to find the closest Estate Pros estate sale on these estate sale finder directories as well:, and All have extensive reach throughout most of the United States. Narrow down your search by selecting the city/town or zip code. While visiting these sites, sign up for email notifications so you can receive weekly notifications of all the Estate Pros estate sales in your area.


Estate Sale Listings

Every Estate Pros estate sale listing includes detailed photos and videos of the sale, along with providing the sale address, dates and local times. We even provide directions to the estate sale listing via online map for your GPS.

Google & Other Search Engines

When looking for Estate Pros estate sale listings via Google or other search engines, try these popular estate sale finder search queries:

  • Estate Sales near me
  • Estate Sale companies near me
  • Estate Sales in [Name of City]
  • [Name of City] Estate Sales

Mobile Applications

Your mobile device’s search function and GPS-enabled technology can help you to find estate sales near you. Additional apps may be needed for some search functions.

Mobile Phone Searches

Use your mobile device to search for “estate sales near me” or “estate auctions near me” to find an Estate Pros estate sale near you. When searching through an estate sale, you can look for information on specific items’ attributes and values.

Every week there are loads of Estate Pros local estate sales happening across southeast Michigan. You can probably even find one (or more) estate sales within an easy driving distance this weekend! Want to learn more about advertising? Now that you know where and how to look, mark your calendar, and let the estate sale shopping begin!

Go with the Estate Pros!!!

The Estate Pros are consistently ranked among the top estate sale companies in America as recognized by, and others. We specialize in assisting families and individuals who are in need of residential liquidation, donation, clean out and personal property appraisal services.

The Estate Pros are an estate sale industry authority with hundreds of years of combined experience amongst our ownership and staff. Our owners, sales teams, and support staff are held to the highest standards of professionalism and experiential service, treating each of our clients and shoppers with the utmost care, compassion and respect. Want to learn more before you decide?

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! Thinking about hiring an Estate Sale Company? Contact the Estate Pros!!!

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The Estate Pros are the most professional estate sale company in the area, serving homes like yours all across southeast Michigan. We are consistently ranked amongst the top estate sale companies in America, recognized by and other industry authorities.

We pay meticulous attention to every detail as we handle each aspect of the estate sale process from start, advertising, 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; the Estate Pros will take care of everything for you!

What Our Clients are Saying

Cathie HaynesCathie Haynes ★★★★★ As the only living relative, the responsibility of clearing out my loved ones home fell entirely on me. I live 2300 miles away in another state so I needed the job done quickly…. Estate Pros to the rescue! Jonathon and his team were professional, knowledgeable and got the job done expeditiously and without incident. He was able to get many items donated to various charities and dispose of the rest. They took anxiety out of what would normally be a very stressful situation. Jonathon and his crew are fantastic!Response from the ownerThanks Cathie! Kellie DevitoKellie Devito ★★★★★ Jonathan and his crew were amazing and made a difficult situation much easier. I highly recommend Estste Pros!Response from the ownerThanks Kellie! Ashanti BlandAshanti Bland ★★★★★ Estate Pros. are thee absolute way to go if you’re looking to have an estate sale. Jonathan and Jay are the consummate professionals. They made what could’ve been a totally stressful situation so easy and calm. I literally had to do nothing but schedule the sale. Kudos to the whole Estate Pros. team!!Response from the ownerThanks Ashanti, it’s been such a pleasure to assist you! michael krzystowczykmichael krzystowczyk ★★★★★ Fast, friendly, and professional!Response from the ownerThanks Mike, we appreciate your business! Jeffrey MeralJeffrey Meral ★★★★★ So helpful. Perfect experience. I could not ask for better service. Thank you and your team for everything you did to help.Response from the ownerThanks Jeffrey, it was a pleasure to be able to honor your mother and your family. Dave ChehDave Cheh ★★★★★ Jonathan did an outstanding job with achieving his commitments to schedule, estate sales, documentation, after sales donations and clean out. I would use Estate Pros services again.Response from the ownerThanks Dave, it was a pleasure to assist your family! Kevin GoldmanKevin Goldman ★★★★★ Jonathon at Estate Pros is an absolute gem! His dedication to organizing my in-laws estate sale was truly remarkable. Jonathon's professionalism, attention to detail, and friendly demeanor made the entire process enjoyable. Highly recommend his services! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐Response from the ownerThanks Kevin, it was such a pleasure to assist Barry, Judy and your family! Holly Snow-McMainHolly Snow-McMain ★★★★★ Super professional. Exceeded expectations!Trustworthy and dependable. Worth every penny! I would definitely use them again.Response from the ownerThanks Holly, it was such a pleasure to assist you! Kevin RiceKevin Rice ★★★★★ Jonathan and his team were great they did everything they said they would do. Anything that did not sell was set up to be donated and that also went smooth. I would HIGHLY recommend Estate Pro's for any estate sale.Response from the ownerThanks Kevin! It was such a pleasure to assist your family! Chuck HooverChuck Hoover ★★★★★ Jonathan came out to my in-laws home after we needed to move them into a retirement community. He patiently spent a great deal of time going through the home and providing us solid advice based on our specific needs.He showed up on time for each appointment and supervised a donation visit from Habitat for Humanity and also a clean out of the remaining items that needed to be hauled away and assembled a great team of people to get that done swiftly and efficiently.I would highly recommend his services.Response from the ownerThanks Chuck! It was such a pleasure to assist your family! Geoffrey KasselmanGeoffrey Kasselman ★★★★★ Outstanding communications from beginning to end. Great hustle and great results. Honest, timely, solid follow-thru. They did things for us that other estate sale vendors wouldn't. Recommending Estate Pros with two thumbs up!Response from the ownerThanks Geoff, it was such a pleasure to honor your mother! Sheryl GordonSheryl Gordon ★★★★★ Our experience with Estate Pros was actually a 10 star. Jonathan was a gentleman always informative, always connected and a hard worker. Always considerate and reassuring during the emotional time of moving. The sale went well, and he made all arrangements for things to be taken out of the house at the end.Highly recommend estate pros. That was the easiest part of the move and I didn’t have to do anything!Thank you again estate pros, and Jonathan .Response from the ownerThanks Sheryl! It was a pleasure to assist you! Lisa StorcLisa Storc ★★★★★ Estate Pros is an exceptionally organized enterprise. They clearly mark non-selling zones with painters' tape while still artfully displaying saleable items. The team is well-run and respectful of their clients' wishes and buyers' investments. The owner even met with me on a separate day to help load furniture. I strongly recommend working with Estate Pros whether you are buying or selling.Response from the ownerThanks Lisa! We appreciate you shopping with us! B JB J ★★★★★ Amazing company to deal with professional honest love jonathan he’s the best to work with. I will definitely use their business again.Response from the ownerThank you! Such a pleasure to assist you! Deanna ThomasDeanna Thomas ★★★★★ Jonathan from Estate Pros is absolutely amazing! He was incredible from start to finish! Everything he said he would do he followed through to its completion! This is a rare commodity now a days! If he tells you he’s gonna do it, he will do it! I would hire him over and over again! You will not be disappointed! Estate Pros has integrity! There was an issue with parking and he went above and beyond his call of duty to make it all work! Can’t say enough good things about this company!!Response from the ownerThanks Deanna! It was such a pleasure to assist your family. Wishing you the best of success in North Carolina! Marcia ZaitchikMarcia Zaitchik ★★★★★ Jonathan and his team did a stellar job on our estate sale. He was ableto work the sale in on our tight time frame and was available for every question. Everything was set up, appraised, priced, photographed, and put online which gave us the most money possible. I highly recommend Jonathan and Estate Pros for handling any sale.Response from the ownerThanks Marcia! So glad we were able to help! Dawn MoniqueDawn Monique ★★★★★ Jonathan and team are AWESOME!!! I had to have a last minute estate sale. Jonathan and team took on the challenge when others would not. They priced items, marketed the sale and conducted the sale in less than 2 weeks. In addition, I heard from a few people who attended the sale and and said they were very professional and welcoming. And that’s not all, they also arranged and were present for the charitable donation pickup for the few items that were left from the sale. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND Estate Pros for your estate sale.Response from the ownerThanks Dawn!!! It was such a pleasure to assist your family! Brian S.Brian S. ★★★★★ If you’re looking for a estate sale company this is the one you want. Jonathon and crew run this professionally just like how you would want something to be run.We interviewed 2 other companies prior to Jonathon’s.Both of them left a weird feeling after we met them with my wife and I. It was like they did it as a hobby and weren’t that organized is best way to describe the other 2. One of them I had my concerns about even getting paid after the sale because he seemed a little shady.But as soon as we met Jonathan I knew this was the place. This is what he does for a living vs a hobby like other companies. He is well organized and you get your check fast after the sale.As a person who owns multiple businesses myself, I am 100% well pleased with this operation!Great job guys and thank you!SincerelyBrian and CherylResponse from the ownerThanks Brian! It’s been such a pleasure to assist you and Cheryl! Darin R.Darin R. ★★★★★ Lots of items on offer pricing negotiable, staff at the sale seemed very knowledgeable.Response from the ownerThanks Darin! Jennifer BowlerJennifer Bowler ★★★★★ Estate Pros is amazing! We recently enlisted them to assist us with an estate sale in Bloomfield Hills and they did a phenomenal job. Jonathan was responsive to our questions every step of the way and he made the entire process so smooth and seamless. He managed every detail related to the estate sale with such care and professionalism, even providing detailed itemization of the sales and subsequent donation items. We are so impressed with the Estate Pros team and we highly recommend them!!Response from the ownerThanks Jennifer! It was such a pleasure to assist your family! 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!


  • Auburn Hills
  • Berkley
  • Beverly Hills
  • Bingham Farms
  • Birmingham
  • Bloomfield Hills
  • Bloomfield Township
  • Brighton
  • Canton
  • Clarkston
  • Commerce
  • Commerce Township
  • Dearborn
  • Dearborn Heights
  • Farmington
  • Farmington Hills
  • Ferndale
  • Franklin Village
  • Grosse Pointe
  • Grosse Pointe Farms
  • Grosse Pointe Park
  • Grosse Pointe Woods
  • Huntington Woods
  • Lake Angelus
  • Lake Orion
  • Lathrup Village
  • Livonia
  • Macomb County
  • Milford
  • Northville
  • Novi
  • Oakland
  • Oakland County
  • Oak Park
  • Orchard Lake
  • Ortonville
  • Oxford
  • Pleasant Ridge
  • Plymouth
  • Rochester
  • Rochester Hills
  • Romeo
  • Roseville
  • Royal Oak
  • Shelby Township
  • South East Michigan
  • Southfield
  • South Lyon
  • St. Clair County
  • St. Clair Shores
  • Sylvan Lake
  • Troy
  • Walled Lake
  • Warren
  • Washington Township
  • Washtenaw County
  • Waterford
  • West Bloomfield
  • West Bloomfield Township
  • White Lake
  • Wixom

Upcoming Estate Sales



To Be Announced
Farmington Hills , MI, 48334
October 7, 2023
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To Be Announced
West Bloomfield , MI, 48323
October 20, 2023
October 21, 2023
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