FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Q: What type of art do you deal with?

A: We work with all segments of the art market from Old Masters to Contemporary Art. Liquidity of the art is of course a criteria.

Q: What artwork is available?

A: We currently buy artworks clients request to lease or that they own and want to finance.

Q: What are the leasing rates?

A: The leasing rates usually vary from 8 to 10%. These rates are derived from the collection’s fair market value and its liquidity.

Q: How long is an art leasing transaction?

A: Usually 5 to 10 years. However, the client may terminate it at any time through the buyout option.

Q: Who keeps the art?

A: The client that has financed his art retains usually possession of the collection.

Q: Who pays for insurance and installation?

A: Insurance and installation are arranged by us, making leasing art a hands-free deal for the client. The cost will be added to his monthly lease payment.

Q: Who are your clients?

A: Our clients are private collectors, art dealers, art investors, corporations, hospitality groups and real estate developers.

Q: Where do you operate?

A: We are located in New York City but our services are offered globally.