Commissioned Purchase Examples

Commission Buying

Commission dealing is a growing aspect to Tim's business. Due to his wealth of experience, detailed knowledge of furniture construction, his love and enthusiasm for quality and authenticity and his accurate assessment of restoration costs, he is in a unique position to be able to source and recommend original unaltered furniture that requires a minimal amount of restoration work.

The advantages clients gain from this service are manifold and include:
  • Stress free finding service by an expert.
  • 30 years of experience and contacts in the trade.
  • Genuine purchase with minimal additions or alteration.
  • Confidence in the best negotiated trade price.
  • Assurance that only carefully selected quality pieces are offered.
  • Clients would be visually updated of any exciting finds via text or email.
  • Experienced guidance on price, restoration if required and value.
Clients have the opportunity to be involved as much as they wish in this commission buying process and are welcome to attend auctions and sales with him. Alternatively he will source the items on their behalf.

If a purchase is made there is a 10% commission charge on furniture over £2000 and 17.5% commission for purchases up to £2000.

The average saving for clients using this service is between 30% - 40%. Consequently, you are not only assured of a wonderfully original piece of period furniture, but you can obtain it with minimal effort and significant savings.

A selection of Tim's previous buys for clients can be found by using the "Commissioned Purchase Examples" menu on the right.