Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

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.

Investment in alternative real estate assets becomes the norm in Asia

April 20, 2018 - Tokyo
Investors are increasingly turning to alternative real estate sectors to take advantage of their attractive yields and long-term growth prospects in Asia Pacific, says property consultancy firm JLL.

Entire floor of Standard Chartered Bank Building rented for HKD 80 psf

April 19, 2018 - Central
The Standard Chartered Bank rented the entire 9/F, Standard Chartered Bank Building, Central, with an area of around 7,500 sq ft, and has decided to move out and put it up for lease earlier.

French property sales continue to grow in 2018

April 18, 2018 - France
A strong market in Paris has helped to lift France’s prime residential property market with prices in the city up 12% last year, the latest analysis insight report shows.

New Infrastructure and High-end Project Transforming Ho Chi Minh City's Real Estate Market

April 18, 2018 - Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s largest metropolitan area with a total population of nearly 14 million people , is the economic powerhouse of Vietnam, contributing almost one quarter to the country’s GDP

King Power to buy MahaNakhon in Bangkok

April 17, 2018 - Sathon District
Thailand’s luxury property builder Pace Development sold key parts of Bangkok’s tallest skyscraper MahaNakhon Tower to domestic duty free retail company King Power.

Zillow plans to buy and sell homes

April 16, 2018 - Phoenix
Real estate platform Zillow changed up its business model this week, announcing that it plans to purchase and sell homes in Las Vegas and Phoenix.

Berlin Has The Fastest Rising Property Prices in the World

April 12, 2018 - Berlin
Berlin has emerged as the frothiest property market in the world. Prices in Berlin jumped by 20.5% in 2017, according to the property consultancy Knight Frank.