Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Rome’s property prices may drop in some areas because of mass refugees

September 09, 2015 - Rome
Waves of African migrants have been flooding Italy. Clashes between Italian and police broke out in July and tensions remain high with escalating crime being reported.

Oscar winner director Federico Fellini’s Roma villa listed at £2.5m

September 08, 2015 - Rome
Italian director Federico Fellini’s Rome luxury apartment went on sale at the price of £2.5 million where made the classic comedy film, La Dolce Vita. Fellini lived here with his wife for 12 years.

Sotheby's opens new Italian office in Rome

February 10, 2015 - Rome
Sotheby’s has announced its luxury real estate services will be available in Rome with the opening of Rome Sotheby’s International Realty.

Palazzo for Sale in Central Rome

January 12, 2012 - Lazio
A magnificent Renaissance palace grafted onto the top of an ancient Roman theatre has been put up for sale in Italy for €32 million ($42 million).

Cavour 220: Armani Designed Residences in Rome

June 22, 2010 - Lazio
Cavour 220 is a residence project featuring 63 full-service apartments that come chicly wrapped up in the minimal design trappings of Armani Casa. Cavour220 is located in one of Rome’s most historic quarters on Via Cavour and occupies 12,000 sq m in a 19th century convent building surrounding a large garden. Within the historic shell, Armani/Casa has adopted a modern and minimalist idiom that links present day design with respect for the past, using finishes such as marmorino plaster and Roman materials like travertine stone.

Sotheby’s International Enters Rome

July 29, 2009 - Lazio
Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced the signing of an exclusive 25-year master franchise agreement covering Lazio, Rome, with St. Peter - Real Estate s.r.l. The new firm now will operate as St. Peter Sotheby's International Realty, with Angelo Savioli serving as office manager and managing director, Arch. Gianluca Puracchio as senior broker and Lola Echeverria Precioso as broker. "This is a major milestone for the Sotheby's International Realty® brand as it marks the first time our services will be available in Rome's luxury real estate market," said Michael R. Good, president and chief executive officer, Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC.