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It feels strange to finally say this, but one of the banks has banned lending to ‘foreign buyers’. I wonder if this is driven by the noise from buyers being ‘pushed out of the market’ or based on their risk mitigation practices, but… 280 more words

Thomas Merriman

Auction: Hôtel Drouot – étoffes - Costumes anciens Dentelles – June 13, 2016

étoffes – Costumes anciens Dentelles
Date: Monday, June 13, 2016
Place: Hôtel Drouot, salle 5
9 rue Drouot, 75009 Paris
Directions:  http://tinyurl.com/85b78gl
Time: 11:00 and 14:00… 918 more words


Estate Sales = Social Activism

It’s warm out and yard sale season has begun, but I can’t seem to quit you, Auctions. I love thee, lemme count the ways…

Seriously, I do love my auctions, especially when I bid on rich people’s estate sales. 304 more words

Quellenforschung du jour: The Daily Mail on a Hellenistic Wreath

From time to time I am asked why I link to the Daily Mail in my Explorator newsletter. As most folks are aware, the Daily Mail… 1,160 more words

Taste of West Seattle very tasty!

The Hall at Fauntleroy was filled with tasty treats and drinks from some 40 restaurants, breweries, bakeries, wineries, coffee shops, chocolatiers, and specialty food stores as they gathered to deliver the goods to some 500 patrons supporting The West Seattle Helpline at this annual fundraiser. 23 more words


Auction: Hôtel Drouot – Bijoux - Mode vintage - Bagagerie – May 28, 2016

Mode vintage – Bagagerie
Date: Saturday, May 28, 2016
Place: Hôtel Drouot, Salle 12
9 rue Drouot, 75009 Paris
Directions:  http://tinyurl.com/85b78gl
Time: Starts at 14:30… 223 more words


Sports stars to shine at Dorset auction

DORSET Vintage and Classic Auctions’ summer sale on June 2 at Athelhampton House, near Dorchester, promises an exciting mix of cars.

Heading the line-up are two impressive sports cars: a superb 1959 Triumph TR3A (£22-£24k) with competition history; and an exceptional, ex. 202 more words