When you probate an estate of a collector, former yard sale addict, or maybe even a “hoarder” – what do you do? Do you advise the family to have a flea market or garage sale or just dispose of the contents of the house? By doing so, could you be liable for allowing valuable assets to be sold without obtaining their real value? Gain answers to these questions and many others you may have about the value of your clients’ antiques and collectibles.
Summary of ContentsOverview of Appraising Art and Collectibles
What Is It Worth? (Looking at Stuff)
How to Sell Stuff
Valuation in Family Law
Valuation of Antiques and Collectibles in Bankruptcy
Antiques and Collectibles: Estate Planning and Administration Concerns