Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Are rent controls in London a good idea ?

March 26, 2020 - London
London Mayor Sadiq Khan has proposed introducing rent controls as part of his re-election campaign.

Los Angeles listed as U.S.' least affordable housing market

March 10, 2020 - Los Angeles
Los Angeles has taken the lead as the least affordable housing market in the United States, taking San Francisco's place, according to a new survey released on Monday.

What $1 million buys you around the world

March 09, 2020 - Monaco
Research featured in Knight Frank's annual Wealth Report highlights how many square metres one million US dollars will buy you across the globe.

Toronto home prices expected to skyrocket in 2020

March 06, 2020 - Toronto
Toronto’s housing market has began bouncing back in recent months, driven by a combination of lower mortgage rates and rising population.

Montreal’s luxury home market continues to boom

March 03, 2020 - Montreal
The real estate firm Royal LePage says the metropolitan area of ​​Montreal has posted the highest appreciation of prices in Canada in the past year in the high-end property categories.

Hong Kong no longer in Hurun’s top 50 cities for fastest-growing home prices

March 02, 2020 - Hong Kong
Hong Kong’s home prices are no longer among the fastest growing on the planet according to a new report by Shanghai-based Hurun.

Thailand's Real-Estate Market is Coronavirus latest victim

February 26, 2020 - Bangkok
The Coronavirus outbreak poses challenges for Thailand’s real estate market as potential Chinese condominium buyers remain stranded in China.

Wuhan suspends land sales worth 29 billion yuan

February 25, 2020 - Wuhan
Wuhan Natural Resources and Planning Bureau suspends auctions for land worth about 29 billion yuan (US$4.1 billion) before bidding deadline.

Portugal ends golden visas in Lisbon and Porto

February 19, 2020 - Porto
Portugal’s plan to exclude Lisbon and Porto from golden visa scheme draws flak from property industry.

Liberals call for a tax to slow real estate speculation in Montreal

February 18, 2020 - Montreal
The official opposition is calling for a tax to curb real estate speculation in the Montreal region.