Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Hong Kong parking investment craze raises bubble fear

July 01, 2015 - Hong Kong
Investment risk is greater than for residential properties as a whole, with new parking spaces slightly more volatile than second-hand

St. Martin | Living the Perfect Balance

July 01, 2015 - Saint Martin
When exploring the possibility of life beyond Earth, astronomers seek out Goldilocks zones, potentially habitable regions surrounding stars that possess “just right” atmospheric pressures and...

Calvin Klein buys McKillen-built LA home for $25 million

June 30, 2015 - Hollywood Hills
Fashion designer Calvin Klein has paid $25 million for a newly completed home in Los Angeles, according to agents involved in the deal.

Property tax rules changing in New Zealand

June 29, 2015 - New Zealand
New Zealand lawmakers have begun considering new regulations aimed at closely monitoring overseas property buyers.

Jack Ma just bought a huge New York property for $23 million

June 27, 2015 - Adirondack
Alibaba founder Jack Ma has paid $23 million for 28,100 acres in New York's Adirondacks that were once owned by William A. Rockefeller, Jr.

Indonesia to allow foreign ownership of property

June 26, 2015 - Indonesia
Indonesian Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro is considering proposals allowing foreigners to own luxury property in Indonesia.

A Bubble in Bangkok?

June 24, 2015 - Bangkok
A bubble in Bangkok? The Thai capital could be flirting with an oversupply of residential property.

Johnny Depp selling off former vacation village

June 23, 2015 - Plan De La Tour
irates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp has officially listed a 37-acre village in Plan de le Tour, France for sale at almost $26 million.

Chinese take lead among foreign buyers of US homes

June 23, 2015 - United States
Chinese buyers have surpassed Canadian snowbirds as the dominant foreign buyers of homes in the U.S., according to the National Association of Realtors.

Hong Kong housing cycle seen peaking next year

June 19, 2015 - Hong Kong
If history is any guide to the Hong Kong housing market cycle, home prices will peak next year, halting when the US starts raising interest rates.