Blog Posts – Small Image

    Christie’s had a monumental week last week, selling $1.36 Billion of art.  According to  Abigail Asher, of art consultants Guggenheim Asher Associates, “The past few years have been building up to this moment; a new class of buyer...
    With political and economic instability vexing the nation, Knight Frank is partnering with Siam Commercial to help its UHNW Thai clients diversify their investment portfolios with real-estate investments in London.   Read more at Nation Multmedia....
    Another story on the increasing importance of fine art as a differentiator of high-end developments. One prominent NYC developer is even creating an artist-in-residence program in its new downtown tower.   To find out who, see article at...
    Commercial land prices in the District are taking off as “all the pieces are coming together” and the small neighborhood is becoming a destination. Our friend Craig Robins gets a big shout out for his role in the...
    Despite its position as the political power center of the world, Washington D.C. has never really been a locale for luxury living. Apparently that’s all about to change as D.C. is jumping on the luxury apartment bandwagon.  A population...
    The NY Times just ran an article on our friend Neo Que Yau, CEO of Euro Properties, and his in-progress 29-unit condo tower at 118 East 59th St.  It’s the first Manhattan condo project developed entirely by a...
    The underlying trend is this: As developing nations (particularly China) create a strong middle and upper class, their children are flooding into western colleges and universities, and the imbalance between supply and demand is making student housing a...
    As you know, we’ve been talking a lot at TPR about how the resurgent American greenback is increasing US buyers’ interest in European real estate.  At the moment, France, Spain, Italy and Germany are proving to be most...
    Bigtime deals are back and breaking records as global cash pours into U.S. office buildings, apartment complexes and other investment properties.  Dollar volume of commercial real estate transactions jumped 45% in 1q/2015, driven by sales of multiple buildings...
    Bottega Veneta and developer Ralf Schmitz’s Eisenzahn 1 is among Europe’s most anticipated residential real estate projects. It won’t be done for another year, but those in the know are already calling it a game changer. Why? It’s...