THE 10 ‘MOST LUXURIOUS’ PROPERTY MARKETS WORLDWIDE

London topped the list of the world’s top “luxury” housing markets and Hong Kong edged out New York to claim the second spot in this year’s Luxury Defined Index rankings om recent stock market fluctuations to the shifting fortunes of emerging market buyers, the global prime property market traversed a challenging geopolitical and economic landscape in 2015 andContinue reading “THE 10 ‘MOST LUXURIOUS’ PROPERTY MARKETS WORLDWIDE”

HOW to MAXIMIZE SUMPTUOUS OUTDOOR LIVING SPACES

From poolside cabanas to open-air living rooms, elegantly appointed outdoor spaces are a key selling point in today’s luxury market. Long gone are the days when a simple pool and patio set would do to maximize the value of your luxury home. Outdoor living as defined by today’s luxury market doesn’t entail a few extras onContinue reading “HOW to MAXIMIZE SUMPTUOUS OUTDOOR LIVING SPACES”

FIVE TOP GOLFING DESTINATIONS

State-of-the-art amenities for serious golfers are just the beginning at these luxury communities There was a time when the term “golf community” meant just that: a cluster of luxury condos located in a warm and sunny locale with access to a private golf course year-round. But these days, even the most diehard devotees of theContinue reading “FIVE TOP GOLFING DESTINATIONS”

10 DEFINITIONS of LUXURY

What the world’s wealthy consider the most desirable features, amenities, and styles in luxury property is always evolving From the collective insights and experiences of our expert international real estate affiliates, we have crafted a snapshot of luxury home buyer preferences in 2015. This is what luxury is today… 1 | LUXURY IS… SO MUCHContinue reading “10 DEFINITIONS of LUXURY”

10 Definitions of Luxury

From the collective insights and experiences of our expert international real estate affiliates, we have crafted a snapshot of luxury home buyer preferences in 2015. This is what luxury is today… 1 | LUXURY IS… SO MUCH MORE THAN LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION Traditionally prominent addresses and prized ZIP codes are no longer the defining baseline concept for luxury homes.Continue reading “10 Definitions of Luxury”

Oppenheim Architecture Reveals Plans for $36 Million Oceanfront ‘Casa Playa’

Chad Oppenheim‘s Florida-based firm, Oppenheim Architecture, has just unveiled plans for a 23,000-square-foot, resort-style residence in Golden Beach, set to break ground in the coming year. Equipped with an energy-efficient green roof, the home—which boasts 6,000 square feet of terraces, along with a 5,000-square-foot spa and fitness floor—showcases numerous spa pools, sunken hamman rooms, anContinue reading “Oppenheim Architecture Reveals Plans for $36 Million Oceanfront ‘Casa Playa’”

The Elaine estate: Australia’s finest property

Acclaimed as Australia’s finest property, the Elaine estate is one of the most significant offerings ever to come to market in Australia. Situated about three miles from the city center on 1.7 acres with approximately 143-foot frontage on Seven Shillings Beach, no comparable estate has ever been offered for purchase. Erected in 1863 in theContinue reading “The Elaine estate: Australia’s finest property”

Bentley Debuts Home Collection in Paris

By: Allie Early Luxury automaker Bentley unveiled The Bentley Home Collection in Paris, and it’s not exactly what we expected. Made for those who truly have an unlimited budget, the series bears the Bentley logo in luxurious fabrics so you can take the comfort of your sexy sports car into your own home. The collectionContinue reading “Bentley Debuts Home Collection in Paris”