Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Fujian province first to relax housing policies this year in China

April 01, 2015 - Fujian
Fujian has become China’s first province to relax local housing policies this year, reinforcing expectations that more supportive measures will land soon.

Swire to offer Miami luxury home project in Hong Kong

March 31, 2015 - Miami
Swire Properties is set to begin the sale of its Miami luxury residential project in Hong Kong as investors increasingly turn overseas.

Global luxury house price growth slows

March 30, 2015 - United States
The value of luxury residential property around the world rose on average by just over 2% in 2014, according to Knight Frank's Prime International Residential Index (PIRI).

Florida Ranch Is Listing For $15.7 Million

March 27, 2015 - Greenville
A 3,920-acre ranch that spans two counties in northern Florida and includes an 80-acre lake is going on the market for $15.7 million, according to listing agent Jon Kohler.

Washington, D.C.’s Priciest House is Seeking $22 Million

March 26, 2015 - Washington
A roughly 20,000-square-foot mansion is going on the market for $22 million, which will make it the most expensive house listed in Washington, D.C.

Professional Real Estate Photography Sells Homes 32% Faster

March 25, 2015 - Chicago
Realtors who use professional real estate photographs sell listed homes 32 percent faster than all other listings, according to a new study of Chicago-area real estate sales by VHT Studios.

Forest of luxury flats rises on London’s skyline

March 25, 2015 - London
The number of towers being built in London has increased more than 50% in the past year.

Bel Air’s Liongate Estate Sells For Just Under $50 Million

March 24, 2015 - Los Angeles
Liongate, the sprawling Los Angeles estate once owned by country singer Kenny Rogers, has sold to an undisclosed buyer for $50 million, according to listing agent Mia Trudeau of Hilton & Hyland.

Realtors criticize Governor's proposed “Taylor Swift tax”

March 20, 2015 - Rhode Island
The governor of Rhode Island is defending a proposed luxury tax for pricey second homes that has been dubbed the “Taylor Swift tax.”

LeBron James Cuts Price of Miami Mansion to $15 million

March 19, 2015 - Miami
Basketball player LeBron James has reduced the price of his Florida mansion to $15 million, down from $17 million.