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Why Copeland is the Most Trusted Name in Memphis Estate Sales

Posted by on Jan 2, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Why Copeland is the Most Trusted Name in Memphis Estate Sales

Backed by over 20 years of experience in the industry, Copeland Estate Sales has been a premier name in Memphis estate sales since 2005. Jerry Copeland and the staff at Copeland Estate Sales bring years of combined experience and expertise in appraisal, pricing, staging, advertising and promotion to each sale they host. That’s why Copeland Estate Sales is the most trusted name in Memphis estate sales. Unmatched Memphis Estate Sales Expertise From staging and pricing to advertising and security, Copeland Estate Sales can handle every...

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Jerry Copeland Attains ISA AM Accreditation

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Jerry Copeland Attains ISA AM Accreditation

In 2005, Jerry Copeland started Copeland Estate Sales in Memphis. Jerry became a member of the International Society of Appraisers in the spring of 2011.  Jerry attained his accreditation in November of 2012. The International Society of Appraisers (ISA) is a not-for-profit, member-driven association, formed to support the member needs and serve the public by producing highly qualified and ethical appraisers who are recognized authorities in professional personal property appraising. Our members include many of the country’s most...

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Tips for Collectors at Memphis Estate Sales

Posted by on Dec 18, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Tips for Collectors at Memphis Estate Sales

While Memphis estate sales are an excellent way to find appliances, home décor and antique furniture, they are also a great place to find a variety of unique, hard-to-find collectables. In the past, Copeland Estate Sales has handled high-end collections of coins, sports items, historical memorabilia and more. Each estate sale we’ve hosted has presented a unique opportunity for collectors to find new and exciting items. Check out these these tips for getting your hands on some great collectables at the next local estate sale. Smartphones...

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Why You Don’t Want To Host Your Own Estate Sale

Posted by on Dec 14, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Why You Don’t Want To Host Your Own Estate Sale

Just about every week in the Memphis area, I will see a private estate sale listed on Estatesales.net. I have attended many of these over the years. There is one constant that I see in all of them: pricing is all over the place. There are a lot of items way overpriced as well as a lot of items way underpriced. Additionally, there are multiple other issues at these sales. It is easy to envision why you would want to host your own estate sale. “Why would I would want to pay a Memphis estate sale company 30% commission to do my sale, when...

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Copeland Has Unparalleled Experience with Estate Sales in Memphis

Posted by on Dec 3, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Copeland Has Unparalleled Experience with Estate Sales in Memphis

When you decide to hire a Memphis estate sale company, it’s important to take the time to properly select a company that can fully meet your needs. We understand that putting your estate in the hands of an estate sale company can be a big decision that requires a number of considerations. At Copeland Estate Sales, we take pride in our many years of servicing estate sale clients in Memphis and the midsouth.Our experience means quality results at your next estate sale. How to Identify and Experienced Estate Sale Company In the Memphis...

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Get a History Lesson at Memphis Estate Sales

Posted by on Nov 15, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Get a History Lesson at Memphis Estate Sales

For most people, an estate sale might just appear to be an elaborate and well-organized yard sale. In reality, estate sales usually offer a look inside historic properties that have been occupied by families for multiple generations. For history buffs of all ages, this means a day spent at Memphis estate sales can be a unique learning experience and a rare opportunity to see some rare antique merchandise. At Copeland Estate Sales, we’ve had the opportunity to work on estate sale projects at a number of historic properties. We also have...

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Your First Time at Local Estate Sales

Posted by on Nov 5, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Your First Time at Local Estate Sales

Never been to an estate sale? If you’re an estate sale newbie, you may be unfamiliar with the process, but don’t be afraid. A little bit of planning, and you’ll be ready to get going. If you want to go from a estate sale beginner to a seasoned pro, try out these tips before heading out to your local estate sales. Plan Your Day Depending on where you live, there will often be numerous estate sales happening every weekend. Before you head out to sales, pick which ones you want to go to and pick the order in which you’ll...

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Going Green at Memphis Estate Sales

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 in Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Going Green at Memphis Estate Sales

In this day and age, we’re all looking for ways to reuse, reduce and recycle. Shopping at some of the estate sales Memphis has to offer can be a fun and effective way to save money and help the environment.   Shop Green and Save Some Money Think recycling is just limited to cans, plastic and newspaper? Think again! At estate sales, we recycle antiques, collectables, furniture, home décor, electronics and appliances. We also sell these items at a deep discount (often 70% off of what you would pay at retail). Going green at Memphis estate...

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How to Find Estate Sales in the Memphis Area

Posted by on Oct 16, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

How to Find Estate Sales in the Memphis Area

If you’re looking for a fun activity, you can’t go wrong with checking out an Estate Sale.  You never know what you’ll find; from untold treasures to trinkets that you suddenly discover you just can’t live without.   There are some standard places to look when trying to locate the estate sales in your area: Local Newspaper: Most professional Estate sale businesses will list in the local and surrounding area newspapers to ensure a good crowd and optimal results of the sale they are promoting.  Don’t forget to...

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Furnishing Your First Home at Estate Sales

Posted by on Oct 9, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

Furnishing Your First Home at Estate Sales

Making the leap and setting up housekeeping for the first time can be a very trying and expensive feat.  Mis-matched thrift store finds and warped kitchenware from “helpful” friends and family are how many of us took care of your first home furnishings. Now, with estate sales becoming more and more popular, furnishing your first home has never been easier; or more affordable. Making the Furniture in your First Home Last You can attend an estate sale and find quality made decor and antique furniture in Memphis that will last a...

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