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.