Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Sotheby's International Expands to Sri Lanka

May 09, 2018 - Sri Lanka
Sotheby's International Realty said it is starting an office in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo, as upmarket real estate projects come up in the island.

Property prices soar in Chinese city bordering North Korea

May 07, 2018 - Dandong
Property prices in the city of Dandong have skyrocketed since North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited Beijing in March, Chinese media reported.

3-room unit of Realty Gardens appreciated 2 times in 22 years

May 03, 2018 - Mid Levels Western
A 3-room unit at Flat B, High-Floor, Venice Court, Realty Gardens, Mid-Levels West, with a saleable area of 1,166 sq ft, has been changed hand together with a parking space at HKD 24.3 million.

Cambodian government wants to take back islands from inactive developers

May 02, 2018 - Cambodia
Developers that have not made progress on planned projects in Cambodian islands will need to return their land parcels to the government, Prime Minister Hun Sen warned.

5 Homes Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright

May 02, 2018 - Argentina
It is a testament to the prescience and inherent genius of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright that only about half of his designs were realized—the rest of us just couldn’t keep up.

Bernie Madoff's Beachfront Mansion Is Selling For $21 Million

April 30, 2018 - Montauk
A gorgeous ocean-front home once owned by convicted Ponzi-schemer Bernie Madoff is hitting the market for a cool $21 million.

New Rights For Renters in Thailand

April 27, 2018 - Thailand
Beginning May 1, landlords will be barred from collecting more than one month's rent in advance, or from charging above state-provided prices for utilities.

Hainan tightens ownership rules

April 26, 2018 - Hainan
Authorities in Hainan on Sunday imposed tougher restrictions on property purchasing that applies to the entire territory of the southern island province.

Mini housing market boom in Scotland

April 24, 2018 - Scotland
Property price growth in Scotland is soaring ahead of the UK with an annual rise of 7.3% in the 12 months to February 2018 and values up 2.3% month on month, the latest index shows.

510 more skyscrapers are planned for London

April 23, 2018 - London
London’s skyline is to be transformed over the next decade with a record 510 tall towers, more than 20 storeys high, planned or under construction.