Asian Art & More!!

Happy New Year!   Starting off the year with a sale in a beautiful home filled with Asian artwork and so much more.  Owner traveled the world and collected wonderful treasures.   Sale will be January 27th – 28th 9am – 4pm Address to be announced day before sale.  Highlights of the sale include: Asian.. read more →

Donating Household Items May Require an Appraisal

 Donating household items and wondering if you need an appraisal? Check out this wonderful article that Lorie Hart wrote for Crain’s Cleveland Business speaking to just that. It appeared in their November 6th Estate Planning supplement.    http://www.crainscleveland.com/article/20161106/CUSTOM1416/161109849/donating-household-items-may-require-an-appraisal   read more →

People are buying the “smalls”.

Wonderful article collaborating what we consistently tell clients… Money is not in reselling your furniture, it is in the “smalls”. I know they don’t want to believe that their very expensive and beautiful dining room set is difficult to sell, but believe us it is.  Millennial’s are not interested in big “stuff”.  Everything important fits.. read more →

Knowing the Ins and Outs of Donating Tangible Personal Property

Lisa K Lowy ISA AM was very honored to once again write an article for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Journal. This article appears in their December 2015 journal on pages 40 – 42. Knowing the Ins and Outs of Donating Tangible Personal Property Please contact L&L with your charitable donation needs.   read more →

6 Dangerous Collectibles

This is an informative article by Terry Kovel on What Not To Collect… A good read. https://www.kovels.com/latest-news/what-not-to-collect-6-dangerous-collectibles.html?utm_source=Listrak&utm_medium=Email&utm_term=http%3a%2f%2fwww.kovels.com%2flatest-news%2fwhat-not-to-collect-6-dangerous-collectibles.html&utm_campaign=What+NOT+to+Collect%3a+6+Dangerous+Collectibles+ read more →

STAY TUNED!!!!  L&L is about to launch something BIG & NEW!!!! read more →

5 Things to Know About Street Art

Street Art!! As a huge fan of Pop Art, I love bright colors, funny and introspective themes, smart commentaries on contemporary issues and off beat quirky topics. Kitchy will stop me in my tracks. An artist who can visualize, imagine, create and relay perhaps the obvious or not so obvious in an entertaining way is.. read more →

Renoir discovered during Insurance Appraisal!

During an insurance estate appraisal L&L discovered that one of the prints in the clients collection was an original Renoir. Mr. Levy was thrilled with this discovery and was gracious to send us this wonderful testimonial: The Renoir is (finally) being framed… I am reminded that I have never expressed to you our appreciation for your efforts in.. read more →

The True Value of Priceless Antiques

I feel so often we are the bearers of bad news.  “Priceless” family heirlooms passed down which are supposed to be worth a fortune, or at least “that is what my mom told me”, are actually not worth much on today’s market. When we impart this truth we immediately see faces fill with expressions of heartbreak and.. read more →

Always work with a Qualified Estate Liquidation company

I was very excited and proud to be asked to write an article for the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s June issue of their Bar Journal on Estate Planning.  This was a wonderful opportunity to explain the importance of hiring a qualified estate liquidation company. We see estate liquidation companies popping up one after another without the credentials.. read more →