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Sell This, Not That: How to Manage an Estate Sale

This article was originally published on US News World Report. Getting top dollar for a family member’s belongings can be a difficult and emotionally challenging task. It’s a situation many of us will face one day, if we haven’t already: A relative dies or goes into a nursing home, leaving the survivors to figure out […]

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Treasure Hunts: Searching for the Most Sought After Antiques

  This article was originally published on Self Storage Finders. Summertime: a time for drive-in movies, school-age children napping on couches, and road trips. On your weekend jaunts through nearby small towns, you might consider stopping at antique stores. Whether for shopping or putting your unemployed offspring to work cleaning Grandma’s attic, some basic antique education […]

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How to Find the Value of a 1920′s Baccarat Vase

Dear Helaine and Joe: My mother received this Baccarat vase as a gift when she married my father in Paris in the 1920s. It is19 inches tall and is extremely heavy. It is decorated with carved silver bands around the top and base, with another band around the shoulder. It is gorgeous but not practical […]

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Country Living Magazine

Helaine Fendelman appraises treasures from reader submissions across the US in Country Living Magazine's longstanding What is it Worth? column.
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