Questions tagged [investment]

Purchasing LEGO products with the intent of re-selling for a profit.

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Just saw these 1990s sets in a local shop. Would any of these be a good investment? [closed]

Just saw these 1990s sets in a local shop. Would any of these be a good investment?
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Are limited run sets a good investment if left unopened?

So I've been reading a lot about the LEGO aftermarket, and how many will hunt for sets that have gone out of production and will pay sometimes an x multiple of the Retail price for it. How long does ...
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Starting a wholesale LEGO business

I would like to start a company trading in bulk LEGO. I have been told, however, that trading in volume is quite difficult and good discounts are only really given to the likes of Walmart and other ...
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How can I find the value of a LEGO set over several years?

Bricklink has this handy feature on its site which allows you to view the average selling prices of a particular set based on previous auctions. I like this feature, but unfortunately, it only ...
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What is considered the most valuable LEGO set?

Which Lego set is considered to be the most valuable set to own? I'm not talking about the most expensive set, and clearly it has to be out of production already, but when trying to collect complete ...
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How many copies of each set are produced?

Is there any way to find out how many copies of a set were produced? I would like to know how rare some of my older sets actually are.
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Historically, what types of sets have proven to be a great investment?

My brother recently sold some of the lego he had as a child, and they went for a lot more than they cost originally, even taking inflation into account. So, what types of sets have risen in value ...
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