How To Hold A Successful Moving Sale

Before your move, you may find it beneficial to have a moving sale.  This allows you to get rid of unwanted items and earn some extra money.

Here are some tips to help you hold a successful moving sale. Depending on the amount of time you have before your move, you may find success selling online or in-person (At home yard sale, Swap Meet, etc).

Take Advantage of Social Selling:

Apps & Websites:

  • Ebay
  • Craiglist
  • Facebook Marketplace

Books: 

  • Bookscouter.com helps you find online book buyers
  • Half.com – owned and operated by Ebay

Clothing:

  • Consignment shops
  • Poshmark

Sports Equipment

  • Play It Again Sports    
  • Pawn Shop

Furniture, Antiques, and Collectibles

  • Consignment Shops
  • Auctions
  • Antiques dealer

Electronics

  • Local recycling centers

Video Games

  • Secondspin.com
  • Game Stop

Housewares

  • Yard Sale

Appliances

  • Resale, sell for scraps

Musical Instruments

  • Music Shop
  • Pawn Shop

Don’t forget about the power of donation!

By Noe Salazar