Premium Estate Liquidators

Contribute through an estate sale


Premium Estate Liquidators (PEL) offers estate and household sales services to individuals and professionals in our community. Run entirely by a team of over 40 volunteers, PEL is a Limited Liability subsidiary of the YMCA Foundation.


Sales can be conducted on-site (in the residence) or at our 3,000 sq.ft. Airport Mall facility. Individuals who engage PEL's services can either donate entirely for a tax deduction or consign their sales for a 40% fee.

Once the contract is signed, we handle all the details: working with appraisers, advertising, pricing and staging the sales, and leaving the premises broom clean. Our client references include: Northern Trust Bank; Williams Parker Harrison Dietz & Getzen; John Lyons, Esq.; and MacLeod & McGinness. For a complete list of references, contact us at (941) 951-1336.





Upcoming Sales



535 Putter Lane, Longboat Key, Florida

Friday, December 12:  9 am – 2 pm (numbers out at 8 am)

Saturday, December 13:  9 am – 2 pm   

PREMIUM ESTATE LIQUIDATORS the all-volunteer estate sales entity of the Y Foundation of Sarasota has been engaged to liquidate the entire estate of Longboat Key resident Heidi Turner whose eclectic tastes are shown in her worldwide collection of unique paintings and sculpture,  desirable decorative items including beautiful garden statuary,  fine rugs,  an amazing collection of  romantic and colorful mid-Century modern furniture with such names as Artifort,  Fossiliferous, Ronald Schmitt;  Pierre Paulin;  Preban Fabricius & Jorgen Kastholm; Verner Panton; J. Luber; Turner; Eames for Herman Miller; Alvar Alt, etc.  Every nook and cranny is loaded with such things as gents and ladies fine jewelry, clothing, shoes and so much more:   Furniture highlights: Set of 10 Pierre Paulin Swivel “Little Tulip” chairs; Belotti enamel frame spaghetti counter stools by Alias of Italy;  Set of four Artifort Danish ribbon chairs and three mushroom form round footstools all in solid red; glass-top salon table by Ronald Schmitt; Fossiliferous marble top coffee table and cube end table;  Preban Fabricius and Jorgen Kastholm signed Danish steel frame stool and 1968 leather and chrome chaise lounge;  Eames chrome and red leather swivel soft pad chair on castors; nest of three Alvar Alto stacking fan leg stools; lots of chrome, stainless steel and formica mid-Century modern living, dining and bedroom furniture.  Art & Sculpture:  there are several dozen abstract paintings signed I Angerer; an oil painting by French painter Rousseau;  works by John Deneen;  marble and plaster of paris busts; unique collection of African art including two large Shetani sculptures and collectible tribal wall hangings; gorgeous array of garden statuary and outdoor planters.  Rugs:  9 x 12 Kermin-type oriental (circa 1955); 9x 12 Bokhara; and numerous smaller oriental rugs throughout the home.   Jewelry:  Over 40 pieces of ladies and gents jewelry: rings; watches; necklaces; charms; earrings; pendants in platinum, 18k and 14k by such makers as Tiffany, Boucheron and Jean Paris.   Decorative;  Silver and Collectibles:    Verner Panton shell chandelier for J. Luber 7’ high and other beautiful lamps;  Steuben, Baccarat, Waterford and other fine crystal by such makers as Timo Sarpaneva.  Nice selection of sterling and silver plate.   Clothing and Shoes:    Designer clothing Panache for Dream Weaver, vintage purses, scarves and designer shoes.   Miscellaneous:   huge selection of kitchen items, china, dishes, glassware, cutlery, linens, mirrors, televisions, electronics, tools and ever so much more.


This is truly a not-to-be-missed sale of a woman whose gusto for life is reflected in her incredible collections.  We appreciate your support of our sales because they help us fund Y programs for our community’s at-risk kids.   Check us out, you won’t be disappointed!

Please call 951-1336 and speak with Deborah.
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Premium Estate Liquidators has been in operation for 13 years. PEL proceeds fund Y programs for at-risk kids. The group is also a major funding source for Y Achiever educational scholarships.

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