Record breaking auctions suggest 2013 and 2014 have been huge years for luxury, high-end jewelers with large, high quality diamonds and colored stones. Colorless diamonds, fancy colored diamonds, sapphires, rubies, emeralds and jadeite ruled the auctions the past few years with staggering prices. New York Loan Company has seen the trend prompt clients to bring … Continue reading Record Breaking Auctions in 2013-2014 Influence Trend of Collateral Loans on Large Gemstones and Diamonds
Dresses worn by Princess Diana, guitars played by the Beatles, personal notes written by Abraham Lincoln, sketches drawn by Walt Disney – these iconic and rare items are examples of the type of unique memorabilia that New York Loan Company, and its sister store Beverly Loan Company, use to make large collateral based loans. … Continue reading Pawning Sports, Entertainment & Political Memorabilia
There are hundreds of recent articles about the “new art market” and how contemporary art is revolutionizing the way collectors and investors are purchasing. New York Loan recognizes that while the market is always fluctuating, their unique ability to provide pawn loans against fine art remains in demand. “We’ve watched the art market change significantly … Continue reading How to Obtain a Pawn Loan on Contemporary Art
Everyone has heard the incredible, impossible, and sometimes supernatural stories about the most famous diamonds in the world. Versions of these tales usually include royalty, theft, war, extravagant lifestyles and death. But why should the average person care about these diamonds and what kind of impact do they have on the diamond market and society … Continue reading Famous Diamonds and Why They Are Significant
New York Loan Company, a luxury pawnshop in Manhattan’s famed diamond district, knows better than most that buying diamonds, watches, or jewelry investments can yield a big payout over time. One of the best ways to acquire finished jewelry for an investment purpose is to buy signed pieces created by marquee names including Harry Winston, … Continue reading Watch and Jewelry Investments
Hard up for cash and need a fast loan? There are pawnbrokers all over Greater New York who will take your gold, your diamonds, even your car. And two are willing to take your Mouton, your Petrus and your Domaine de la Romanée Conti. Both Borro Co. and New York Loan Co. have added fine … Continue reading Uncorking the City: Pawning the Petrus
New York Loan Company is considered a luxury pawnshop, and with 493 pawn brokers in Manhattan alone, it’s an important distinction. Pawnbrokers have been around for centuries, but the term “Luxury Pawnshop” wasn’t coined until 1938, the year in which Louis Zimmleman founded Beverly Loan Company, the first high end establishment providing pawn loans against … Continue reading What is a Luxury Pawnshop Anyway?
New York Loan Company has been gaining a lot of media attention lately, both locally and nationally, ranging from the New York Times to NPR to The Wall Street Journal, which begs the question: Why is New York Loan Company so newsworthy? A unique service. New York Loan Company, and its sister store in Beverly … Continue reading Why is New York Loan Company so Newsworthy?
If you spend any time researching diamonds – whether you are considering buying, selling, or pawning diamonds – you will see either “GIA” or “The 4C’s” mentioned. The Gemological Institute of America, or GIA, created the 4C scale to establish the clarity and color standards in the diamond and gemstone industry. While there are other … Continue reading What is a GIA Grading Report, Why is it Important, and How Do I Get One?
Traditionally, pawn shops have been the last stop for people desperate for cash. But now there’s a small but growing group of pawn shops for the wealthy. Actor and model Regi Huc needed $75,000 in a hurry last year. He was making his first feature film, and needed to do re-shoots before the deadline to … Continue reading When The Wealthy Need Cash, Pawn Shops Can Be Appealing