Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Ian Schrager wants up to $80M for 160 Leroy penthouse

February 12, 2016 - Manhattan
Hotelier-and-developer Ian Schrager is seeking $75 to $80 million for the penthouse at 160 Leroy Street, the downtown Manhattan condo his company is developing.

French Riviera real estate demand ‘up 60% year-on-year’

February 11, 2016 - Provence Alpes Cote dAzur
One luxury international property buyers’ agent has had its busiest year for over a decade for French Riviera real estate.

New Singapore agents total falls 60% year-on-year

February 10, 2016 - Singapore
Singapore’s struggling real estate sector has produced a huge drop in the number of new estate agents, new figures reveal.

Trump sells Park Avenue condo for $14.05 million

February 09, 2016 - Manhattan
Real estate developer and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump recently sold a New York City condo for $14.05 million.

Zillow Group to Acquire Naked Apartments

February 08, 2016 - New York
Zillow Group is growing its operations in New York City with the acquisition of Naked Apartments, which bills itself as “New York City's largest rentals-only platform.”

China property bubble bound to burst

February 05, 2016 - China
China’s property bubble is bound to burst as the government’s efforts to clear the pile-up of unsold flats is unlikely to work, say market experts.

Global value of developed real estate reaches $217 trillion

February 04, 2016 - United States
The total value of all developed real estate on the globe reached US$217 trillion in 2015, according to calculations by international real estate adviser, Savills.

Hong Kong January home sales hit 25-year low

February 03, 2016 - Hong Kong
Hong Kong home sales slumped to the lowest in at least a quarter-century last month, Centaline Property Agency estimated, adding to evidence that prices have further to fall.

World's second-tallest building completed in Shanghai

February 02, 2016 - Pudong
Following six years of construction, work was recently completed on the world's second-tallest skyscraper, the Shanghai Tower.

Where are Global Buyers Searching in the United States?

February 01, 2016 - Florida
Florida remains the top State in the United States for foreign buyers with Miami one of the most popular locations for overseas real estate investors.