Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Bruce Wasserstein’s Santa Barbara property sells for $14 Million

November 26, 2015 - Santa Barbara
The family of late investment banker Bruce Wasserstein has sold his Santa Barbara, Calif. estate for $14 million.

Charlton Heston’s time capsule house hits market

November 25, 2015 - Beverly Hills
The home of the late "Ben-Hur" actor Charlton Heston is now on the market for $12.25 million.

World Heritage Sites and property prices

November 24, 2015 - United Kingdom
Property site Zoopla found that properties located near Unesco sites cost an average of 27% more, or £77,993, than the average UK home, which currently stands at £284,127.

Zero deposit loans for Chinese property investors

November 23, 2015 - Melbourne
A bank that is offering its customers no-deposit home loans so they can invest in new apartments in Melbourne and the Gold Coast.

New and Notable

November 23, 2015 - Italy
Beginning with a sprawling ranch estate in Italy to a private island in Turks & Caicos, November’s collection of exceptional properties for sale in the Sotheby’s International Realty® network...

Florida mansion Le Palais Royal relisted for $159 million

November 20, 2015 - Hillsboro Beach
Le Palais Royal, a French-inspired Beaux Arts mansion on Florida's Atlantic Coast, has just been relisted for sale at $159 million.

Chinese Slowdown Could Help US Real Estate

November 19, 2015 - United States
As the Chinese economy weakens, interest in property in the United States has increased.

Hong Kong's Most Expensive Apartment Sells For $65,7 Million

November 18, 2015 - Mid-Levels Eastern
Swire Properties sold the last unit at Opus Hong Kong in Mid-Levels on Tuesday for HK$509.6 million, making it the most expensive apartment transaction in Asia.

Historic plantation outside Charleston is on the market

November 18, 2015 - Charleston
Mulberry Plantation is a 1,705-acre estate featuring a historic main residence that is among the oldest plantation houses in South Carolina.

The Interlace wins World Building of the Year 2015

November 17, 2015 - District 04
The Interlace, a vertical village in Singapore, has been crowned World Building of the Year 2015 at the World Architecture Festival.