Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Manila is the world's hottest luxury housing market

March 06, 2019 - Manila
Manila is the hottest luxury home market in the world, beating out the likes of Boston, Tokyo and Paris, property consultancy Knight Frank said.

Hong Kong luxury market worst in the world

September 01, 2016 - Hong Kong
Luxury home prices of 37 cities around the world have risen 4.4% y-o-y in 2Q2016, the greatest increase recorded in two years' time.

Loss-making property transactions on the rise in Singapore

July 20, 2015 - D10 - Bukit Timah, Holland Rd, Tanglin
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.

Calgary luxury home market tempered by uncertain economy

May 20, 2015 - Calgary
Uncertain economic conditions and lowered consumer confidence are expected to temper real estate sales in Calgary’s $1 million-plus housing market this spring.

Hamptons luxury market strong, despite price drops

May 19, 2015 - Hampton
Property prices in the East End cooled off in the first quarter of this year due to frigid weather conditions, in spite of strong numbers from the Hamptons.

More top end luxury properties sold worldwide in 2014 than ever before

May 11, 2015 - United States
More luxury properties than ever before were both sold and listed for sale at US$100 million or higher in 2014, according to new research.

Toronto named hottest luxury real estate market in the world

May 07, 2015 - Toronto
Toronto ranked world’s hottest luxury real estate market with 37% surge in high-end property sales.

More luxury homes go under the hammer in Singapore as defaults spike

May 05, 2015 - Singapore
More and more prime properties are being put up for auction in Singapore as a number of tough government cooling measures hit in one of the world’s most expensive real estate markets.

NYC luxury market sees world's greatest price surge

April 10, 2015 - New York
New York's luxury property market was on fire in 2014, with high-end home prices registering the biggest gains globally, according to Knight Frank.

Sydney luxury houses rise 11%

April 08, 2015 - Sydney
Sydney's luxury homes have continued their ascent among the world’s most expensive, with prices rising 11% setting the 13th fastest price growth of ­international cities for the last 12 months.