Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

$49 Million Penthouse Breaking San Francisco Real Estate Records

March 04, 2015 - San Francisco
A 14,000-square-foot penthouse apartment in San Francisco's yet-to-be-completed Lumina property has just been listed for $49 million.

Australia plans fees for foreign property investors

March 03, 2015 - Australia
New foreign-investment rules could lead to civil penalties and fees being imposed on property investors who are not Australian citizens.

5 underwater villas in Dubai sold

March 02, 2015 - Dubai
Underwater villas are set to become the first private residences for sale at The World islands off the coast of Dubai.

Did Hong Kong's punitive stamp duties work?

February 26, 2015 - Hong Kong
The Hong Kong government racked up in the excess of HK$37.7 billion revenue from stamp duties in 2014.

Peter Lik is selling his clifftop Maui mansion for $19.8 million

February 25, 2015 - Kapalua
Australian landscape photographer Peter Lik is selling his modern home on the Hawaiian island for $19.8 million. Included in the asking price are several works from his collection.

$47 Million Newly Listed Waterfront Mediterranean Mansion In Palm Beach

February 24, 2015 - Palm Beach
A waterfront Mediterranean-style mansion in Palm Beach, Fla., is listing for $47 million, according to the listing agent.

Bruce Willis' new Central Park West apartment

February 23, 2015 - Manhattan
Bruce Willis is in contract to acquire a six-bedroom co-op at 271 Central Park West that was listed for nearly $17 million

Miami saw record demand for property in 2014

February 19, 2015 - Miami
The Miami real estate market continued to perform robustly in the fourth quarter of 2014 due to renewed consumer confidence and increasing demand from both domestic and international buyers.

Parisian Studio of French Artist Balthus for sale

February 18, 2015 - Paris
The onetime studio of the French artist Balthus in Paris’s Saint-Germain-des-Prés area is listing for roughly $9 million, according to listing agent Xavier Attal.

Mainland Chinese buyers make cautious comeback in Hong Kong

February 17, 2015 - Sheung Shui
Investors from across the border are slowly snapping up luxury homes in Hong Kong after staying away following the imposition of heavy taxes