Interest in antique shops has risen by over 50 per cent in recent years, antiques and art auctions have both seen a huge increase in buyers. From this info we can assume the market is certainly growing, however venturing into the wild world of antiques or art can often feel overwhelming particularly to the first time buyer.
Using a trusted source is your first consideration, so research is paramount. While auctions can be daunting, deals can be made; however, it’s worth considering the more buyers attracted to a piece the more likely this will drive the price upwards and you will also need to add the auction fees on top.
If you would like to have more time when choosing what to buy, you won’t have the pressure of an auction on this site, simply email me if you need more info about anything you are interested in, I will do my best to help you.