How much can you earn by renting your vacation home? Here's how to figure it out.
Renting out your vacation home for extra income can turn into a lot of work. Ask yourself these four questions to decide whether to do it yourself or hire a management company.
Before you can start enjoying a vacation home of your own, you have to figure out how you're going to pay for it. Here are three common financing options.
Purchasing a vacation home can help you secure a special place to get away from it all, and serve as an investment property that will earn you income. But before you can start reaping the benefits, the first step is to find the perfect vacation home in the ideal location for your enjoyment and your investment.
Let go of your anchor of worry. Learn what you need to be on your way to navigating in the open waters with a private boat.
Financing an aircraft purchase can be a large undertaking. Before purchasing an aircraft, learn how aircraft loans work and the requirements to qualify for financing.
Whether you're getting ready to put your home on the market or upping your luxury game for your own enjoyment, here are the hottest, must-have amenities high-end homeowners are adding and homebuyers are demanding.
High-end luxury handbags and accessories are fetching high prices in a growing secondhand market. The most expensive handbag ever sold at an auction for more than $300,000. Learn more about what characteristics to look for and how to invest for the best returns.
Planning is key to problem-free international travel. Here's a handy checklist to help you plan and prepare for a seamless overseas adventure.
No one wants to take a pay cut when they retire. Maintaining your lifestyle after retirement is possible, but it takes proper planning and discipline. Things to consider: your retirement goals, healthcare and long-term costs, your investment risk tolerance. Check out our guide to ensure you're prepared.
Considering buying a home in another country? Here are some tips to help you make a smart financial decision.
The profile of your stemware can have a big impact on the taste of what's inside. Experts reveal the best vessels for everything from bubbles to Barolo.
Six tips from Christie's specialists Angelina Chen and David Warren on pearls, which have captivated both Eastern and Western collectors for centuries.
Starting a wine cellar? Wine experts Charles Foley and Noah May offer pointers on everything from choosing the right vintages to the options for storage.
Fine wine is often both an investment and a passion. Here are five ways to store your bottles so they are properly preserved.
Christie's silver department offers expert advice on the best ways to maintain the precious metal's sparkle. Get tips for silver care here.
Whether it's a vintage Omega or a rare Patek Philippe, Christie's watch specialist Eric Wind offers 10 tips for keeping your timepiece in top condition.
David Warren of Christie's Auction House gives 5 tips for making smart buys.
Christie's interiors specialist Richard Nelson offers tips on where to shop, how to spot the latest trends, and the important questions you should be asking.
Vibrant, colorful hardstones were as prized in the ancient world as they are by jewelry designers today. Here are six of the top stones.
Want to avoid commercial flights and fly private? Turns out there are plenty of options, from renting a seat or a plane to buying a jet.
It can be difficult for art collectors to know whether to sell or donate when it's time to clear some space. Get tips to navigate this financial decision.
From fitbits to mood trackers to spending monitors, lifelogging technology is enabling us to quantify everything we do.
In the market for a yacht? Here is what you need to know about getting a marine loan from BBVA.
Christie’s in-house Champagne expert Tim Triptree on top vintages, niche growers, and how to store a collection.