SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The RealReal, the leading luxury consignment company, today announced the launch of its home category which includes luxury home goods and eclectic items including furniture, tabletop accessories, fine art, lighting, rugs, barware, and glassware. For consignors, the company now offers free pickup and storage of these home items, a service that doesn't exist anywhere else. An extension of the company's white glove service, an expert consults with the consignor and then a pickup of their items is scheduled, free of charge. The items are then processed, authenticated, merchandised and sold by the company rounding out a full-service consignment experience.
The launch of the home category is supported by The RealReal's hire of Senior Category Director Kimberly Brown, formerly with Design Within Reach and Walmart.com, bringing over 15 years of experience and expertise as a buyer and merchandiser in the design industry. With the launch of the home category, The RealReal now offers the largest selection of pre-owned luxury goods including women's and men's fashion, fine jewelry, watches, home, and fine art.
"The launch of our new home category not only gives customers access to incredibly rare, one-of-a-kind pieces they can't find anywhere else, but also gives consignors a place to sell their home goods in a seamless, hassle-free way by simply scheduling a pickup with one of our experts and letting them handle the rest," said Senior Category Director of Home Kimberly Brown. "This new category furthers the company's mission of being the premier destination for luxury consignment across all categories and we're excited for people to start taking advantage of our new service."
Consignors can also take advantage of The RealReal's "ask the curator" service to get a free valuation of their item(s). Email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
About The RealReal
The RealReal provides the largest selection of authenticated luxury items including men's and women's fashion, fine jewelry & watches, and fine art & home. Consignors earn up to 70% of the sale price and items sell quickly. Its free in-home pickup service is available in all major cities across the US. The fine jewelry & watch valuation offices in select cities offer people free valuations on their pieces from the company's professional gemologists. To learn more about The RealReal, visit www.therealreal.com.
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