Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Milan sees positive surge of Chinese real estate investment

August 04, 2015 - Milano
Fosun, one of China's leading privately-owned groups, has purchased the former Milan headquarters of Italian bank UniCredit.

A Bubble in Bangkok?

July 27, 2015 - Bangkok
A bubble in Bangkok? The Thai capital could be flirting with an oversupply of residential property.

Loss-making property transactions on the rise in Singapore

July 20, 2015 - District 10
Japanese tycoon Katsumi Tada's $15.8 million loss on a penthouse unit at St Regis Residences may be the largest but several other sellers have also taken hefty losses at the project this year.

Miami Condos Seek Chinese Buyers

July 09, 2015 - Miami
As South American buyers slow down, Miami developers and real-estate brokers are setting their sights on China

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

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.

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.

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.

Demand for Luxury Apartments in Moscow down 30%

June 18, 2015 - Moscow
Demand for apartments with a rental rate of between $4,000 and $10,000 a month fell around 30 percent year-on-year in May.