Posts filed under: Global Markets

    For her 18th birthday last year Temi Otedola wanted to celebrate in style. So her family hired One Mayfair and threw a bash none of the 180 guests would forget. The theme was Moulin Rouge (it was either...
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    Swire Properties has just sold a super-deluxe duplex apartment at its Opus tower for nearly HK$500 million (US$80.5 million), setting a new record as Asia’s most expensive apartment in terms of price per square foot. The property at...
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    In London’s booming commercial-property market, church and state alike have been among the biggest winners. Now, some of Britain’s oldest and richest landlords are preparing for the market to cool. Property investment funds run on behalf of the...
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    A Frank Gehry-designed office and apartment building near Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate is up for sale, according to three people with knowledge of the matter. The four-story DZ Bank building at Pariser Platz 3 is being marketed by BNP...
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    Residential real estate is a tale of two markets – luxury and everything else. According to Christie’s International Real Estate: “The world’s top cities experienced an explosion in luxury home sales during 2013, fueled by pent-up demand, increasing...
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    Singapore architect Chan Soo Khian is fast making the Big Apple his main hunting ground, with four projects under his belt in New York this year alone. As well as two condominiums in the west side – one that...
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    Swire Properties has sold a duplex apartment at the ultra-swanky Opus Hong Kong in Mid-Levels for HK$497 million, setting a record as Asia’s most expensive flat. The 5,188 sq ft duplex flat A, on the ground and first...
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    As Airbnb continues to add more features to its online accommodation rental marketplace to meet demands both from regulators and its growing audience of hosts and guests, a startup in the same space but focusing exclusively on high-end properties has...
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    At first glance, Alex Michelin, a co-founder of Finchatton, seems every bit the suave developer of luxury properties. His suit is as well fitted as the opulent interiors that he designs, and he sits at a table covered...
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    Dubai: If the pace of new project launches is maintained, it could set off an imbalance in Dubai’s property market within five years, according to a new report issued by Phidar Advisory, a consultancy. “In the base case...
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