Estate Management



Waddington's has the experience and knowledge to provide helpful advice and market guidance to clients managing an estate or downsizing.

We know it can be hard to even know where to start, which is why we recommend our “walkabout” service, an informal verbal appraisal. If you require a formal document and inventory listing, we can help with that too.

We also have a trusted network of professional packers, movers and organizers who will ensure the project goes as smoothly as possible. If there are sellable goods that may not be suitable for Waddington’s international market of buyers, we can recommend alternative options for bringing your goods to market.

Contact us today to get started on the plan. We’re here to help.

Please contact our Appraisals Manager Ellie Muir, member of ISA and USPAP certified, to discuss your estate management needs. Appraisals@waddingtons.ca
Appraisal Fees

“Walkabout” (verbal appraisal) - $175 (approximately one hour)

Fair Market Value - $300/hour (one hour minimum)

Estate Appraisal - $300/hour (one hour minimum)

Insurance Appraisals - $400/first hour; $300/hour after that in 1/4 hour increments

Administration - $50/hour

Please note that cancellations made within 24 hours of the appointment are subject to a charge equal to one hour at the hourly rate plus HST.

All fees are subject to 13% HST.
Mileage is billed at $0.60/km. There is no HST charged on mileage.

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UPCOMING AUCTIONS & EVENTS



Inuit Art Online Auction
November 18 - 23, 2017


On View:
Saturday, November 18, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 19, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

For inquiries and condition reports, please contact
inuitart@waddingtons.ca

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Fine Wine Online Auction
November 20 - 28, 2017


This auction will start closing at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Under the authority of the LCBO

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Fine Spirits Online Auction
November 20 - 28, 2017


This auction will start closing at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Under the authority of the LCBO

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Canadian Fine Art Auction
Monday, November 20, 2017 at 7:00 pm


On View:
Thursday, November 16, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Friday, November 17, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Saturday, November 18, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 19, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday November 20, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

To partake in Live Internet bidding, please register yourself on www.invaluable.com

Please note: Invaluable Live! clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 25% of the successful bid price of each lot. 

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Inuit Art Auction
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm


Thursday, November 16, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Friday, November 17, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Saturday, November 18, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 19, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday November 20, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

To partake in Live Internet bidding, please register on www.invaluable.com

Please note: Invaluable Live! clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 25% of the successful bid price of each lot. 

For inquiries and condition reports, please contact
co@waddingtons.ca

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The Allure Online Auction - Works by Canadian Contemporary Jewellery Artists
November 25 - 30, 2017


On View:
Friday, November 24, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, November 25, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 26, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday November 27, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

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Concrete Contemporary Art Auction
Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7:00 pm


On View:
Friday, November 24, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, November 25, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 26, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, November 27, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

All lots offered through ARTSY

To partake in Live Internet bidding, please register yourself on www.artsy.net

Please note: ARTSY clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 20% of the successful bid price of each lot. 


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International Art Online Auction
December 2 - 7, 2017


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
from 11:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


Asian Art Online Auction
December 2 - 7, 2017


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
from 11:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


Rugs & Carpets Online Auction
December 2 - 7, 2017


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
from 11:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm


Asian Art Auction
Monday, December 4, 2017 at 7:00 pm


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

To partake in Live Internet bidding, please register on www.invaluable.com

Please note: Invaluable Live! clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 25% of the successful bid price of each lot. 


Fine Jewellery Auction
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7:00 pm


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
from 11:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

To partake in Live Internet bidding, please register on www.invaluable.com

Please note: Invaluable Live! clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 25% of the successful bid price of each lot. 


A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 2:00 pm


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
from 11:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

To participate in Live Internet bidding, please register on www.invaluable.com

Please note: Invaluable Live! clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 25% of the successful bid price of each lot. 

For information or condition reports, please contact Bill Kime

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Decorative Arts Auction
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7:00 pm


On View:
Friday, December 1, 2017
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017
11:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, December 4, 2017
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

To participate in live Internet bidding, please register on www.invaluable.com

Please note: Invaluable Live! clients will be charged a buyer's premium of 25% of the successful bid price of each lot. 


"Off the Wall" Art Online Auction
December 9 - 14, 2017


On View:
Sunday, December 10, 2017
from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday, December 11, 2017
from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm