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Laurence Martin ISA
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Futures Past is an appraisal and estate liquidation firm founded in 1987 by Laurence Martin, and located in Dallas, Texas. Clients across the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and greater North Texas area have come to rely on us for accurate valuation of household contents and professionally managed estate sale operations. Our 20-plus years of experience and full-service capabilities help to significantly reduce the burden and stress associated with estate valuation and liquidation, and is a major factor in our ability to realize top-dollar results for personal property sold.

When life changes occur, such as a death or a move to a nursing care facility, downsizing to a smaller home or office, or dissolution of a marriage or business, there is typically a need for estate valuation and or liquidation. Recognizing the responsibility and stress that can accompany such changes, we are fully prepared to offer knowledgeable support and sensitive guidance. Call us today for a free initial consultation where we will help you assess your situation and discuss how we can best meet your needs.

Lawrence Martin ISA — Professional Profile -›

Laurence Martin, ISA
President and CEO
Futures Past
6412 Patrick Lane
Dallas, Texas 75214

SUMMARY
Founder and CEO of Futures Past, a full-service appraisal and liquidation firm established in 1986. Known for providing accurate and complete appraisals and estate liquidation services. Experienced in maximizing monetary returns from the sale of general household items, art, and antiques.

EDUCATION
I.S.A. Requalification 2010
U.S.P.A.P. Certified 2004, 2010
Member International Society of Appraisers 2004-Present
Appraisers Guild of America Certification 1999
Continuing Education in Appraisal Field 1997-Present
Missouri Auction School 1994
North Texas State University 1980
St. John College, Santa Fe, NM 1978

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1986-President Founder and CEO, Futures Past
Appraiser and Estate Liquidation Specialist providing asset valuation assistance and turnkey estate liquidation services for medium to large estates in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and greater North Texas region.

1985-1995 Antique Dealer
Acquisition and resale of antiques, art and collectibles 1988-Present Appraiser specializing in Antiques and Residential Contents Providing researched and documented written appraisals of antiques, fine art, collectibles and general household goods for legal and personal needs. Written appraisals comply with established guidelines and are accepted by courts of law, the Internal Revenue Service, and insurance companies.

1996-2005 Auctioneer
Professional auction services. Primarily pro bono services to charitable organizations in the Dallas area.

1980-1988 Realtor
Successful marketing and sales of residential real estate across the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex

 

 

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Lawrence Martin ISA
Founder and CEO
Futures Past

Telephone: 214-828-0992

Email: lmartin@futurespast.com

  Geographic Service Area
Addison
Allen
Carrollton
Coppell
Denton
Flower Mound
Frisco
Garland
Highland Park
Lewisville
McKinney
Plano
Richardson
Rockwall Rowlett
University Park
Arlington
Bedford
Colleyville
Euless
Grapevine
Hurst
Irving
River Oaks
Southlake
Trophy Club

Greater Texas & National
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