Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

China eases housing investment rules for foreigners

August 31, 2015 - China
China has relaxed rules on property sales to foreigners, in a move seen as aimed at boosting the country's real estate sector amid a slowing economy.

Airbnb threatens traditional property rental market

August 31, 2015 - San Francisco
Airbnb develops housing rental application but real estate agents are concerned about its expansion would affect business and triggers disruption of the rental market.

New Rules For Portugal's Golden Visa Residence Programme

August 28, 2015 - Portugal
The Portuguese government has reduced the minimum required amount for its golden visa for those investing real estate from €500,000 to €350,000 for certain locations.

In Beverly Hills, A Mansion Hits The Market For $135 Million

August 27, 2015 - Beverly Hills
A palatial mansion in Trousdale Estates once owned by the comedian Danny Thomas just went on the market for $135 million, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Turkish agent sees 250% rise in inquiries from Chinese

August 25, 2015 - Turkey
A surge in visitors from China is transforming the Turkish market, with one agent seeing a 250% rise in inquiries this year.

Four Seasons Residential Project Lists $50 Million Penthouse

August 25, 2015 - Los Angeles
The penthouse of a Four Seasons residential project being built in Los Angeles will be offered for $50 million, which would be the priciest condominium ever sold in the city.

Hamptons summer cottage lists for $37.5 Million

August 21, 2015 - Southampton
In the Hamptons, a Gilded Age home once owned by members of the Carnegie family is asking $37.5 million.

UK local will prefer renting to buying homes before 2025

August 21, 2015 - London
According to propertywire.com , new survey reveals that by 2025, fewer people would be willing to buy homes and resort to renting privately instead.

UK Housing Market Trend Reverse as North East Rise and London Prices Fall

August 21, 2015 - London
According to a report conducted by a property website Rightmove, the housing quality price in the north east of England is escalating while its adjacent cities Kensington and Chelsea are decreasing.

It might be true that London is going to have an interest rate adjustment

August 21, 2015 - London
According to a current speech of Mark Carney, the director of Bank of England, he insinuated that the first time of UK tax adjustment would appear in the near future.