From diamond engagement rings to valuable antique jewelry, Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer is the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara County. Conducting business on a platform of integrity, honesty, and superior customer service, we take pride in having become personal jewelry buyer to so many clients in Santa Barbara, CA.
When we say that we are “the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara” it’s therefore not just another advertising slogan. It’s the driving force behind how we do business.
During your online research, you likely have encountered other Santa Barbara jewelry buyers who say that they too are the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara—listing various reasons why. Some of these reasons can appear rather compelling on the surface. However, you may also have your doubts about which Santa Barbara jewelry buyer to trust—especially since this may be the first time you have ever tried to sell your jewelry or watch in Santa Barbara County.
There is, of course, one quick & easy way to find out if Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer truly is the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara. Simply call or email us today for a free (no obligations) verbal appraisal of your fine jewelry or timepiece. Then compare our quote and friendly customer service with other Santa Barbara jewelry buyers, pawn shops, or estate buyers who offer free cash quotations.
However, we also would like to explain further why Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer is trusted by clients throughout Santa Barbara County as the best place to sell diamond jewelry, luxury watches, and important estate jewelry.
Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer’s Superior Resale Channels & Knowledge
When deciding on the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara, you want to check the jewelry buyer’s expertise in estate jewelry, antique jewelry, and previously-owned designer jewelry from brands like Harry Winston, Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Chopard, Neil Lane, and others.
In recent years, some jewelry stores in Santa Barbara have begun to buy back estate jewelry. While these Santa Barbara jewelry stores may have solid reputations and valuable fine jewelry knowledge, they often lack expertise in estate jewelry and the current resale market—because most Santa Barbara fine jewelers specialize in the sale of new jewelry rather than previously-owned jewelry.
The best places to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara are with jewelry buyers who have a deep background in important estate jewelry and antique jewelry. These Santa Barbara buyers have spent decades building expertise and establishing resale channels throughout the United States and internationally—all of which enables them to pay you more for your Santa Barbara estate jewelry.
Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer is owned and operated by Carl Blackburn, a 2nd generation estate jeweler who early in his career traveled the United States selling vintage and antique jewelry to the country’s best estate jewelry stores. Carl is also an internationally-recognized fine jewelry designer worldwide resale contacts, including private collectors and retailers. He is an expert in assessing the “intangible” aspects of Santa Barbara estate jewelry, such as the added brand value bestowed by legendary luxury brands.
At Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer, we leverage Carl’s expertise and the resale network he has built over the past 25+ years to get Santa Barbara County residents more cash for their diamond jewelry, antique jewelry, and Swiss timepieces.
Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer’s Business Model & Low Overhead
The best place to sell estate jewelry in Santa Barbara is with an established local jewelry buyer who is able to keep their operating expenses low, while still attracting new clients and repeat business. There are some online jewelry buyers and Santa Barbara gold buyers who spend hundreds of dollars a day on Google ads. On top of that, some Santa Barbara jewelry buyers spend thousands of dollars on television and/or radio ads.
Many Santa Barbara jewelry buyers also have high daily operating expenses associated with staffing, inventory, and shop rentals and/or mortgage payments. High operating costs are especially true of businesses in large merchant areas and jewelry stores in high-end Santa Barbara shopping areas.
At Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer, we spend no money on Google ads or California television and radio ads. Operating from a modest and secure buying office, Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer has built a successful business based on word-of-mouth and Carl Blackburn’s established track record as one of the most prominent and trusted jewelry buyers serving Santa Barbara County and clients nationwide. Our lower operating and advertising expenses are passed on to you in the form of higher cash payments for your Santa Barbara estate jewelry and watches.
Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer’s Credentials & Ethics
Lastly, the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara is going to be with a Santa Barbara jewelry buyer who is upfront about who they are and has a professional track record that you can verify. Some online diamond buyers & Santa Barbara jewelry buyers make impressive claims about their experience and credentials, yet if you try to probe a little deeper, it is hard to find any information about the business and the people behind it.
Some Santa Barbara jewelry buyers put a Better Business Bureau sticker on their website, but when you search for them at the BBB, you find that they aren’t registered or that they are registered under a different company name whose main business is not the purchase of estate jewelry and pre-owned diamonds.
Other Santa Barbara jewelry buyers make all kinds of promises and guarantees, while engaging in enormous amounts of online or traditional advertising (as we mentioned earlier). These companies often have the lowest ratings at the Better Business Bureau, hoping that Santa Barbara residents will quickly believe their promises instead of researching the company online. Then after a few years of operation, they close down or claim bankruptcy.
At Santa Barbara Jewelry Buyer, we are fully upfront about who we are and what we do. We are a California service division of Diamond Estate Jewelry Buyers, which has a spotless record with the Better Business Bureau. Our owner Carl Blackburn is an established figure in the estate jewelry business, as well as the world of designer jewelry—having previously developed the Beverly K Collection (one of the top selling fine jewelry collections in the United States). He also is widely recognized as a consumer advocate for estate jewelry sellers, having served thousands of clients in Santa Barbara and nationwide with exemplary service and high cash payouts.
Contact our Santa Barbara jewelry appraisers now to arrange your free appraisal and consultation. We look forward to showing you why we are the best place to sell jewelry in Santa Barbara, CA.