Volumes of Value - Classy Investments
Cortez writes "Rare books are a good investment:
: Assembling and improving a quality rare book collection is a lifelong pursuit that, if intelligently planned and carefully executed, will typically yield both personal and financial rewards over time. â€œThe rate of appreciation depends on the same factors as in art or antiques or any other collectible,â€? says Louis Weinstein, cofounder of Heritage Book Shop in West Hollywood, Calif., adding, â€œIf you buy well and work with an expert, annual appreciation could easily be 15 percent to 25 percent.â€?"