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

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.

A Bubble in Bangkok?

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

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.

Monaco Real Estate Market Sees Record Growth

June 17, 2015 - Monaco
Monaco real estate had its best year on record in 2014 as a weak euro lured international buyers.

Li Ka-shing confident in future of Hong Kong property market

June 15, 2015 - Hong Kong
Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing voiced strong confidence on Wednesday in the prospects of the city’s real estate market.

Why foreign buyers might be losing interest in Thailand

June 11, 2015 - Thailand
With many ASEAN markets taking steps to welcome overseas investment, Thailand could find itself out of favour