Expert Estates LLC

Hire the original Estate Sale Experts for all of your liquidation and appraisal needs. We offer professional quality with true integrity. Both BBB and ASEL memberships set us apart.

Our California estate sales are the place to find: Modern, Vintage, Art, Furniture, Home and Garden Goods, Tools, Antiques and just about anything else...

Our estates are always fresh, never picked over, and found for you by Southern California's Premier Estate Liquidator and CAGA Certified Appraiser, Lisa Kroese.

 

Filtering by Tag: Antiques

Flow Blue at Auction

We have a nice collection of antique English Flow Blue in our current set of iGavel Auction lots. These close tomorrow, so bid now!

If you start a collection of Flow Blue, here is a fantastic resource for Flow Blue collectors, you can date your English Flow Blue by the registration numbers on this chart 

Here is a video from Martha Stewart about collecting flow blue and its history. 

Flow Blue Pitcher and Wash Basin from a California Estate

Flow Blue Pitcher and Wash Basin from a California Estate

Finding Qualified Appraisers

Here are and tips from Estate Sales News with links to appraisal associations. ASEL does not certify appraisers, but does provide contact information for their local member estate liquidators. Expert Estates is a member of both the American Society of Estate Liquidators and the Certified Appraisers Guild of America.

Personal Property Appraisers – several different associations | Estate Sales News.

There are several appraisal societies and each one has certain criteria that members must meet. Some estate sales companies offer appraisal services, however, that does not make them appraisers. They may be experienced and knowledgeable, but belonging to one of these associations includes a code of ethics as well as specific appraisal education.