This weekend I had the opportunity to visit the eBay campus in San Jose! I finally got to take a pic next to the eBay sign!
While in Silicon Valley, we went to quite a few yard sales, but we didn’t get to go to any estate sales. Darn! We did. however, spend some of the money we made a few weeks ago when we scored on a set of sterling silver goblets. Yes, that’s right. Two weeks ago, Johnny went to a pricey estate sale/yard sale and happened to find a set of Alvin goblets sitting on a platter next to some overpriced purses.
The completed listings seemed to indicate that they were worth about $70+ per piece. I really wasn’t sure how much these particular goblets were worth. We weighed them to see how much the silver itself was worth, and we decided to list them for $599. They sold that day for full price. Uh oh. Next time I’m going to list them at auction.
After selling them, I found another completed listing that seemed to indicate that I could have gotten more for them, but I’m still satisfied with $599. Love the turnaround time!
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