Responsive image

Four Basic Truths!

Whenever we meet with a prospective client, we’ve learned to share a few pieces of advice that will help during the decision process.  They pretty much apply to any client experiencing a household transition, but are sort of “the shoe fits” advice variety.  (As in if the shoe fits, wear it.) They are listed below […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

Household transitions are tough!

You may have seen an article recently published on the Next Avenue blog that shares all the trials and tribulations of household liquidations.  Take a look.   At Next Chapter, we’ve heard a lot of the sentiments expressed in the blog!  Being faced with cleaning out and liquidating household estates is not for the faint […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

A year full of thanks!

When we started Next Chapter Estate Sales and Household Transitions a little over a year ago, we thought we were just going to help people sell household goods and make some money for everyone involved.  Sounded like a pretty simple process all things considered. Of course, we did do a lot of selling, but we […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

Next Chapter adding a Raleigh office!

Next Chapter has enjoyed an exciting start this year with lots of great firsts!  Now, we have some wonderful news to share that we’re very excited to announce. We’ve added an office in Raleigh that will head up household transition sales in the Triangle. This office will handle inquiries from potential clients in the Triangle, […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

We love to see smiles!

Next Chapter prides itself on meeting our customers’ needs.  And, we love to see them smile!  Here is some recent feedback: Cinda. Ft. Mill, SC LaWan, Charlotte Olivia. Greensboro, NC Mason. Charleston, SC Patrick. Kernersville, NC Sharone. Charleston, SC Richard. Mayodan, NC Martin. Greensboro, NC

READ MORE


Responsive image

What we learned this summer!

Looking back on our last post, it’s been over a month since we provided any new comments.  So, where have we been?  In a word:  everywhere! Yes, it has been a busy summer at Next Chapter.  Here’s a few lessons we’ve learned that will make it easy for you when getting ready for an estate/tag sale. […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

What makes the work worth it!

For anyone who has ever coordinated a tag/estate sale, you know it’s hard work.  Of course, we at Next Chapter understand that very well! It’s all about digging through boxes, diving into closets filled with years of stuff, and getting our hands dirty as we keep searching for the great items hidden somewhere in all that […]

READ MORE


Play with us!

When we’re staging, pricing and getting ready for a sale, we at Next Chapter play a little game guessing what will sell first.   We are often surprised by what customers buy first,  and we just have to say “who knew?”.  (The item above was one such item!) With that in mind, we thought it would […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

Easy does it!

Deciding to conduct a household transition sale is not an easy decision on a number of levels.  We have found that the downsizing sale is the hardest as our clients try very hard to fit a square peg in a round hole  as they try to put 3,000 square feet of their collection into about […]

READ MORE


Responsive image

Why we love “Fixer Upper.”

The HGTV program, “Fixer Upper,” features Chip and JoJo Gaines as they travel all around Waco, TX, making dreams come true for home owners who can see the benefit of fixing up a dilapidated house.  It’s sort of a showcase for upcycling in a couple of ways, which is why we at Next Chapter love […]

READ MORE