Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Auckland residential rents up 5% year on year

July 25, 2016 - Auckland
Higher Auckland house prices are not flowing through directly into the rental market, with the city’s average weekly rents seeing year on year increases of around 5%.

Home sales in Hong Kong rise slowly in June

July 22, 2016 - Hong Kong
Residential property prices in Hong Kong stabilised in June with more activity mainly in the primary sector, as developers launched new projects with deep discounts and other enticements.

The Wealthiest Neighborhood On Earth: Deep Water Bay

July 21, 2016 - Deep Water Bay
Deep Water Bay, on the south side of Hong Kong, has long enjoyed a reputation of being the home to many of Hong Kong‘s top tycoons.

Panama predicted to attract rising real estate investment

July 19, 2016 - Panama
Panama is set to see rising demand from international real estate investors, a top conference has heard.

Marbella attracts influx of Iranian property buyers

July 18, 2016 - Marbella
More than 80% of properties purchased in Marbella are bought by foreigners, according to a new market index.

Results confirm success of the Golden Visa programme in Portugal

July 15, 2016 - Lisbon
Lisbon has seen a surge in residential investment and development activity in the last two years, according to new research.

One in five London homes now priced at £1m or more

July 14, 2016 - London
One in five London properties listed for sale are now priced at £1m or more, with Westminster having the highest number in the seven-figure range.

Tax change boosts home sales in Scotland

July 13, 2016 - Scotland
Property tax change had boosted Scottish home sales with a rise in transactions of 11% year on year but prices are down 7.8% compared to 12 months ago.

Street-level retail rents in HK set to slide further

July 06, 2016 - Hong Kong Island
Store rents at shopping malls in Hong Kong may dip somewhat but the slide for high-end street level retail spaces has yet to bottom out.

Rhodes property attracts more international buyers

July 04, 2016 - Rhodes
Inquiries from international property buyers in Rhodes, Greece, have risen by around 40%, says a top agent.