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. “The 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, “If you buy well and work with an expert, annual appreciation could easily be 15 percent to 25 percent.â€?”