Prospective Seller FAQs


If you are a potential seller, here is where you will find all of the information about starting the process of selling with EBTH!

Why sell with EBTH?
EBTH makes selling items easy and trustworthy by handling the process every step of the way. After you sign your contract and a team is deployed or you deli...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 4:08 PM
What can be consigned?
EBTH accepts unique and high-quality items in categories such as art, antiques, jewelry, watches, designer fashion, decor and sports memorabilia. If we are ...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 2:31 PM
What is the commission structure?
We provide an invaluable, turn-key service that has been built on a commission-based model. Our typical estate sale service varies depending on estate locat...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 4:15 PM
How do I get my items to EBTH?
Currently, there are three different ways to sell with Everything But The House! If you qualify for an EBTH Estate Sale, we will send a team to you! Once yo...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 4:17 PM
What is a Value Estimate?
Here at EBTH we offer a free tool for prospective sellers to receive an expert opinion on what their treasures may be worth. The EBTH Value Estimator Tool u...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 4:50 PM
What does “Fair Market Value” mean?
At EBTH, final bids after auction represent and item's Fair Market Value. In its simplest sense, fair market value is the price that property would sel...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 4:50 PM
Is an EBTH Value Estimate an appraisal?
No, the EBTH Value Estimator Tool is not an appraisal. An appraisal is a much more in-depth analysis of current market conditions as related to a specifi...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 4:52 PM
Is the Value Estimate a guarantee of a selling price?
Simply put, no. The auction environment is volatile, meaning an item might sell for higher than Fair Market Value one week and sell for lower than Fair Mark...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 4:22 PM
Where can I find the Terms of Service for EBTH's Consignment Offering?
The terms of service for consignment can be found online by clicking HERE.  Please contact your Relationship Manager or Sales Representative with any qu...
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018 at 4:23 PM
I received my EBTH Value Estimate, now how do I sell?
Depending on your location, and If your item has an estimate of $150 dollars or more,  your items may be qualified for sale through EBTH.com. If this is the...
Mon, 13 Aug, 2018 at 4:56 PM