Lifestyle

Thousands Of Paintings Found In A Long Island Garage Could Be Worth $30 Million

[credit provider=”Thomas Schlutz/Gallery 125″ url=”https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gallery-125/244583405601329?id=244583405601329&sk=photos_stream”] Tens of thousands of paintings found in a Bellport, New York cottage are estimated to be worth $20 to $30 million, according Sean Bergin of Long Island News 12.Discovered by Thomas Schultz and investor Lawrence Jospeh when they bought the home in 2007, the artwork […]
Thousands Of Paintings Found In A Long Island Garage Could Be Worth $30 Million
Markets

9 Things Collectors Will Be Snapping Up In 2013

[credit provider=”Flickr via boltron” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/boltron/3782044469/in/photostream/”] As Americans work their way to the other side of the Great Recession, their nostalgia for simpler times will be the driving force behind new trends in collectibles.  Appraisal guru Lark Mason, founder of iGavel Auctions and a staple on the hit PBS series “Antiques […]
9 Things Collectors Will Be Snapping Up In 2013
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10 Collectible Crazes That Ended Up Being Huge Wastes Of Money

[credit provider=”Flickr via orinrobertjohn” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/orinrobertjohn/2787880787/in/photostream/”] Michael Rorrer made headlines earlier this year when he stumbled upon $3.5 million worth of vintage comicbooks in his great uncle’s closet.Too bad Rorrer’s in the minority of most collectors.
10 Collectible Crazes That Ended Up Being Huge Wastes Of Money
Lifestyle

You’re Paying A Serious Premium To Live On A Higher Floor

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] All other things being equal (square footage, apartment condition, layout, etc.), how much more is a higher-floor apartment worth?That’s the question under discussion on StreetEasy.com,where efforts to assign an exact number–in the $5k-$10k range 1% per floor?–come to no clear conclusion, and some even argue that apartments that […]
You’re Paying A Serious Premium To Live On A Higher Floor
Markets

Homebuyers Get The Process More Than You Think

Do you know the difference between a home appraisal and a home inspection?  Are you aware which home-buying costs are negotiable?  What’s your understanding of legalities, such as when you can back out of your purchase agreement? Or, do you know when you actually, officially own your home? Before the […]
Homebuyers Get The Process More Than You Think