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How To Care For Different Types Of Collectibles

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December 24 2018

Given the tremendous amount of time, money and effort needed to accumulate collectibles, the last thing any self-respecting collector wants is devaluation brought about by damage as well as wear and tear. But even valuables stowed away in storage are not immune from deterioration. Thankfully, you can greatly slow down this process, as long as […]

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The Expert Guide On Valuing Antiques and Collectibles

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December 10 2018

Maybe you have more stuff from your grandparents than you have space for or perhaps you want to turn the clutter in your attic into cash. Whatever your reason, sorting through decades-old collectibles and antiques is a fun way to take a trip down the memory lane. Also, you can make some serious money putting […]

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10 Record-Breaking Antiques And Collectibles Ever Auctioned

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December 3 2018

The world’s wealthiest collectors constantly set new record-shattering at auction housing, buying everything from fine art, collectibles, expensive vehicles, and even entire towns. Here’s a (non-exhaustive) list of the most valuable antiques and collectibles that ever sold at an auction house. Ru Guanyao brush washer bowl from the Song Dynasty A Sotheby’s auction in Hong […]

How To Ensure You Get The Best Price For Your Estate Jewelry

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September 17 2018

If you are searching for a reputable buyer to sell estate jewelry at the most competitive price, you have landed at the right place. Antique and vintage jewelry usually have complexities that make it quite a challenge to sell them. Add the changes in the luxury jewelry market and you’ll be navigating through numerous selling […]

Bags

Top 10 Designer Luggage Picks For Every First-Class Traveler

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November 8 2018

For those who travel a lot, practicality is usually the only priority when it comes to luggage. But for people who love fashion, traveling in style is a must. Fortunately, top designer bags offer lightweight and durable materials, comfortable rolling systems, and sleek silhouettes to make you feel like a first-class traveler. Designer Suitcases Make […]

Louis Vuitton: Redefining Luxury Luggage and Urban Travel

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September 24 2018

No other name stands out as Louis Vuitton when it comes to glamorous luggage. The company’s well-known checkered brown leather wrapped in gold monograms exude mobility that speaks of opulence and stylish urban exploring. In this age where low-end roller bags and duffels have become the norm, it appears that only Louis Vuitton hasn’t given […]

The Genius of Chanel: Coco’s Larger-Than-Life Persona

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September 10 2018

Among the French brands we love, there’s nothing more iconic in the pantheon of fashion than Chanel. Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel, the controversial high priestess of haute couture, ended the corseted era of the late 18th and early 19th centuries and left behind a multibillion-dollar legacy to the world. Famous for Little Black dresses, quilted bags, […]

Why a Classic Chanel Flap Bag Is Worth the Money

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June 21 2018

Coco Chanel revolutionized the handbag industry when she brought to life the iconic Chanel Flap Bag in 1955. Inspired by military satchels worn in the 1920s, the Classic Flap Bag boasts several instantly recognizable features, including signature handles wrapped in protective chains, and an interlocking “CC” on the clasp. Coco Chanel is the epitome of […]

Arts

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10 Famous Paintings With The Heftiest Price Tags

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January 28 2019

Many consider masterpieces done by notable painters to be priceless. Being one of a kind, it makes it difficult to put a price on most works of art. Still, art is sold and bought every day, oftentimes auctioned for millions of dollars. Mona Lisa – Leonardo da Vinci High Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci excelled […]

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10 Most Controversial Works of Art Throughout History

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January 7 2019

Throughout history, various artists have attempted to subvert the dominant structures in society and provoke the public to see life in a different light. Their works create new perspectives and help open dialogue on current issues. Meet some of the boldest provocateurs of the art scene from the past few centuries. Pablo Picasso, Les Demoiselles […]

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Chandler, Arizona: 6 places for lovers of Art and History

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November 15 2017

The city of Chandler is located in Maricopa County in Arizona. It is bordered by Tempe, Mesa, Phoenix, Gilbert, and the Gila River Indian Community, and is known for many things. Among these claims to fame are its lively culture scene, diverse leisure activities, and bustling tech presence, being home to satellite offices of renowned […]

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Art as a valuable but complicated asset

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January 16 2017

You can purchase a piece of art to enjoy the aesthetic value it gives your home, and with time it may become more expensive. Marketing of artworks is unpredictable, and you are not guaranteed any immediate profits, but with little forethought and legwork, you can invest in your home with works of art that may […]

Golds/Silver/Rare Coins

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Beginner’s Mistake: 7 Errors Coin Collectors Should Avoid

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July 24 2018

Coin collecting is a fun, challenging, and profitable hobby full of information, tips, and tricks. However, whether you are a budding collector or a long-time numismatics enthusiast, several mistakes could degrade the value of your collection. As expert appraisers and coin fanatics ourselves, Biltmore Loan and Jewelry will share some of the biggest threats to […]

Two Sides of a Coin: How and How Not to Care for Your Coin Collection

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May 21 2018

Coins are ever popular collectibles that represent the culture, political economy, and general history of a country. Whether you are a new or seasoned coin collector, you must know the tips and tricks to ensuring the beauty and longevity of your collection: How to Take Care of Your Coin Collection 1. Never polish an old […]

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Why You Should Start a Coin Collection

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May 14 2018

Coin collecting is a fantastic hobby because it involves your intellect, says Gilles Bransbourg, assistant curator of Roman coins at The American Numismatic Society in New York City. “Being intellectually active is a good thing, whether you are 30 or 70,” he claims. Coins represent a different era and are a passport back to an […]

The 411 on Arizona Gold: Discovery and Uses

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November 5 2017

Arizona is one of the largest gold-producing states in the United States with numerous gold-bearing rivers. Gravity tends to make gold collect in rivers, and Arizona is abundant in both which makes it a favorite among gold prospectors. Gold deposits are plentiful in the state’s Santa Cruz, Hassayampa, Colorado, Gila, San Francisco, and Santa Maria […]

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Need Cash? 3 Things to Consider Before Going to a Pawnshop

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September 25 2017

When in a pinch, people tend to turn to the easiest way they can scourge up some funds. A typical example of this is a person who is in the middle of paychecks, and suddenly need emergency funds for medical reasons or for a family member. This person needs the money right now. To do […]

What You Need to Know About Luxury Asset Lending

What You Need to Know About Luxury Asset Lending

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August 23 2017

If you need cash for a purchase but only have an extra Ferrari at hand, then you shouldn’t have a problem. Over the last couple of years, luxury asset loans have been growing in popularity, especially among people who have expensive items but are short on cash. If you want a convenient source of funding […]

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Helping your start-up: Immediate Cash from Your Assets

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May 15 2017

More and more people are starting their own business whether online or offline in a brick and mortar store. What stops most people is that they need more capital than they have at the moment. When this is the case for you, or you feel that you can relate to this situation, it is time […]

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Collectibles and Antiques Can be Sold or Used as Collateral

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May 8 2017

Biltmore Loan and Jewelry provides loans and even purchases your collectibles and antiques ranging from sports memorabilia, model vehicles, comic books, furniture, clocks, sterling silverware, crystal, flatware and Tiffany lamps. Various antique pieces are acceptable for sale or used as loan collateral by Biltmore. These include silver hollowware or flatware, native rugs, oriental rugs or […]

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What's It Worth On Sonoran Living Live February 21 2017 Part 1

What’s It Worth On Sonoran Living Live February 21, 2017 Part 1

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May 17 2017

  Host: Well, if you collect items or if you have any fine jewelry you’re not using. But you know what, you wanna know what could they be worth? Could have possibly get some money for them? Perhaps used them as collateral for a loan? It’s important to trust who you take them to so […]

What's it worth on Sonoran Living live January 11, 2017 Part 2

What’s It Worth On Sonoran Living Live January 11, 2017 Part 2

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January 21 2017

Host: And we’re back with David Goldstein of Biltmore Loan. And he’s telling us about the values of the some items you might have. And you know what? You might wearing some of those items while you’re out looking at some fancy beautiful cars of Barrett-Jackson. Or you might just run into this guy right […]

What’s it worth on Sonoran Living live January 11, 2017 Part 1

Video Transcription: What’s it worth on Sonoran Living live January 11, 2017 Part 1

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January 20 2017

Host: I know.. I actually posted this on my Facebook page. I actually cleaned out my closet for the New Year. I truly did and if you’re doing the same thing and you might come across some items you may think hmm.. I wonder if this has any value too. Or make sure you take […]

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Recap: Biltmore Loan will find the value of your items

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November 21 2016

Host: And we’re back with David Goldstein of Biltmore Loan and you know we’ve been talking here just in the break David about some of the, the items that are, are coming back right. That are popular kind of the retro —— David: The return of everything. Host: The return of everything and I, my […]

Jewelry

10K 2-tone Masonic Scottish Rite, 32nd Degree Men's Ring

A Digit-by-Digit Guide On How To Wear Men’s Rings

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January 21 2019

It’s 2019 and men should be more open to taking risks and trying new things with their everyday style. Gone are the days of donning just a suit and old-fashioned watch when men are heading out. Today, rings make for an unforgettable impression – take the example of Sir Walter Raleigh who sported a ruby-studded […]

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The Truth About Lab-Grown Diamonds

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October 8 2018

If you’re picking out a diamond engagement ring, you might feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of options in the market. But before you delve into what color and style you want, you should first learn whether to choose a natural or lab-grown stone. Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation both online and offline […]

How To Ensure You Get The Best Price For Your Estate Jewelry

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September 17 2018

If you are searching for a reputable buyer to sell estate jewelry at the most competitive price, you have landed at the right place. Antique and vintage jewelry usually have complexities that make it quite a challenge to sell them. Add the changes in the luxury jewelry market and you’ll be navigating through numerous selling […]

The Genius of Chanel: Coco’s Larger-Than-Life Persona

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September 10 2018

Among the French brands we love, there’s nothing more iconic in the pantheon of fashion than Chanel. Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel, the controversial high priestess of haute couture, ended the corseted era of the late 18th and early 19th centuries and left behind a multibillion-dollar legacy to the world. Famous for Little Black dresses, quilted bags, […]

Watches

Audemars Piguet Geneve 18K Yellow Gold Men's Solid Gold Watch

The Essentials Of Pawning A Luxury Watch

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February 8 2019

A luxury watch tells not just the time, but it also expresses the wearer’s style, wisdom, and success. The entire process of creating high-end timepieces is distinctly different from those of mass-produced watches, which makes them a symbol of prestige. Here are four main qualities that set them apart from run-of-the-mill options.  Brand – The […]

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The 5 Most Desirable Luxury Timepieces That Shaped 2018

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December 17 2018

Timekeeping has come a long, long way from the sundials that our ancestors first used. With all the innovations that have shaken the world of watch-making in 2018, there’s never been a better time to buy a high-quality timepiece that will stand the test of time not only in terms of build quality, but also […]

A Royal Legacy: History of Cartier’s Exquisite Luxury Creations

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September 3 2018

Amidst the disruptive times of the ongoing French revolution, Louis-François Cartier took over his master’s workshop and founded Cartier in 1847. Little did people know that this humble shop in Paris would become one of the most coveted brands in the world, transforming into the global empire it is today. For more than a century, […]

Why You Should Get Your Dad A Watch On Father’s Day (And Which Kind)

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June 15 2018

Every third Sunday of June, Father’s Day is celebrated throughout the United States. The holiday, which was first celebrated in year 1910, aims to realize and honor the contribution of every dad, uncle, grandfather, and father figure. It is a special day which celebrates the fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the efforts of male (sometimes female) […]