FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Q: What kind of art do you deal with?

A: We work within all segments of the art market ranging from Old Masters to Contemporary Art. Liquidity of the art being a main criteria.

Q: Which art do you buy and lease?

A: We currently either buy art clients wish to lease or art they already own and want to finance.

Q: What are the leasing rates?

A: We offer single digit rates. The rates are derived from the collection’s fair market value and liquidity.

Q: What is the duration of an art leasing transaction?

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

Q: Who keeps the art?

A: The client who has financed his art may retain 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 related costs being 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.