You might consider ReRun on North Fremont INSTEAD!
I rarely write reviews, but feel compelled to write one here.
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Have been going to Village Merchants, shopping there and bringing in unwanted (nice) items for years. However, since I have found ReRun on Fremont, I will never go back to Village Merchants. ReRun gives way more for your items, they have better merchandise and they keep way better track of what you brought in and how much you get in return. They give 50% on each item and more if it is handmade by you. Village gives 30% and slightly more in trade. This is a "no brainier," in my opinion. Also, the folks who run and operate ReRun are much nicer and way more friendly....