About Us

Joan Welsh- Owner

Joan Welsh, owner of Possessions of Rockford, (Formerly Possessions Placers)  is a long time resident of the Rockford community with over 35 years of experience conducting successful estate sales appraisals and consignments. Joan has actively been involved with the Rockford Chamber of Commerce, Junior League, Rotary Club, Rockford Women's Club and a  former board member of the Rockford River District. 

Retail Location


Possessions of Rockford is a unique, upscale consignment and estate sale store with retail space in the Highcrest Centre at the NW corner of N. Alpine and Highcrest Roads in Rockford, IL.  We offer in-home estate sales as well as provide quality repurposed furniture and home accessories at outstanding value. With over 2,600 square feet of inventory, we offer products ranging from eclectic decor to jewelry and clothing. Our mission is to provide a market value and price for consignment items, Our customers enjoy a unique shopping experience at a great value. Whether you’re looking to add to your décor, wardrobe, or looking for that special gift, we offer customers a chance to shop wisely and  our consignors to sell smart !

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