Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

The 5th month exceeding 1,000 primary transaction with $10 billion

August 30, 2016 - Hong Kong
1,038 transactions were recorded in the primary private residential market in the first 22 days of August, with transaction volume amount of HKD 10.19 billion.

Secondary luxury market warms up

August 29, 2016 - Hong Kong Island
Transactions in secondary luxury market has been picking up recently. A mid-floor unit in block 6 of Bel-Air Phase 6 was recently sold for around HKD 24.1 million, or HKD 21,400 per sq ft.

Hong Kong luxury market worst in the world

August 26, 2016 - Hong Kong
Luxury home prices of 37 cities around the world have risen 4.4% y-o-y in 2Q2016, the greatest increase recorded in two years' time.

Secondary market performance differs over weekend

August 26, 2016 - Hong Kong
Affected by the increase in first-hand supply, the number of transactions recorded in the 10 major estates differs between the 4 major estate agencies over the past weekend.

First batch of 2 new projects sold out

August 23, 2016 - Ma On Shan
2 residential projects, located in Ma On Shan and Shau Kei Wan, were launched in the past week.

Victor Horta’s Countryside Home Goes on the Market

August 23, 2016 - Belgium
The countryside house of Victor Horta, the influential art nouveau architect, is going on the market for $5.04 million.

The world's tallest building is planned for… Iraq

August 19, 2016 - Iraq
AMBS Architects has proposed a 1,152-metre-tall skyscraper for Iraq's Basra Province, which would surpass Jeddah's Kingdom Tower to become the tallest building in the world.

Keewaydin home of Joe Biden's brother for sale at $6 million

August 18, 2016 - Naples
A Florida home owned by the brother of Vice President Joe Biden is going on the market for $5.995 million.

Fort Lauderdale mansion listed for $40 million

August 17, 2016 - Fort Lauderdale
A Fort Lauderdale home going on the market for $40 million will be the city’s priciest listing.

Central Texas Ranch Listed at $250 Million

August 16, 2016 - Texas
Sandow Lakes Ranch in Alcoa, TX is a 34,000-acre property that sits on hundreds of millions of tons of coal and is home to an abundance of wildlife as well as an industrial complex with rail lines.