Some luxury homebuyers are downsizing, according to Paulette Koch, a Palm Beach, Florida-based real estate agent at The Corcoran Group. Koch said she’s surprised by this trend, but understands it’s because they want a “more manageable” property, that’s “not akin to running another corporation.” More rich people are living in […]
Luxury apartment buildings are offering increasingly lavish amenities to attract tenants. Rooftop running tracks and dog parks, outdoor movie theatres, residents-only bars and restaurants are just a few of the fancy perks developers are offering. People are gravitating toward places that offer “hotel-like living in their home,” Douglas Elliman president […]
An $US82 million penthouse in New York City’s tallest residential building has finally sold after sitting on the market for more than two years. It sold after it was split into two separate units and was given a $US21 million price total price cut. The split units sold for $US30.7 […]
These days, many richNew Yorkers don’t seem to care about the prestige of living in a penthouse apartment. New York City is seeing an overabundance of penthouse units on the market, with a 16% uptick in listings in October compared with the same month last year. The surplus means real-estate […]
Luxury apartments are rolling out fancy and resident-exclusive restaurants. The Wall Street Journal reported that a recent crop of such eateries has sprung up in Miami. Glitzy real estate offerings of the past have featured similar wild giveaways, like art galleries and trips to space. Landlords occasionally attach a few […]
An $US85 million penthouse apartment in New York City comes with some mind-blowing extras. The buyer of the 10-bedroom condo in Manhattan will get two tickets for a trip to outer space. They will also be given a $US1 million yacht, a one-year vacation rental in the Hamptons, two Rolls-Royce […]
The Gangnam district is known as “South Korea‘s Beverly Hills” for its exorbitant real-estate prices and wealthy residents. Property in Gangnam is three and a half times as expensive as South Korea’s real-estate average. The Gangnam neighbourhoods of Cheongdam and Apgujeong are full of luxury fashion houses, plastic-surgery clinics, high-end […]
Penthouses evoke luxury, particularly thanks to the stunning panoramic views their high-in-the-sky location affords. With the help of Trulia, we compiled the 15 most expensive penthouses for sale in the US with amazing views. Most of the penthouses overlook the beach or a city, with New York City penthouses being […]
The Woolworth Building was once the world’s tallest, and is a historic landmark in downtown Manhattan. Today, 33 condominium residences developed by Alchemy Properties that start on the 29th floor are on the market. We went inside the 40th floor residence, currently on the market for $US21 million; it was […]
New York City’s Upper East Side has a hidden neighbourhood on East End Avenue where many of the city’s richest live. Celebrities like Debra Messing and Ricky Martin reside in the area, dubbed ‘the suburb of the Upper East Side.’ Rumour has it the Obamas may be moving in soon. […]
20 East End is a new luxury apartment building on New York City’s Upper East Side. The building was designed by architect Robert A.M. Stern, who previously designed 15 Central Park West, a building some have called “the world’s most powerful address.” 20 East End’s apartments range in cost from […]
Millennium Tower is a skyscraper in San Francisco that is sinking and leaning. Though the building is safe to occupy, an investigation found that gaps in the walls may present risks in the event of a fire. San Francisco city building inspectors have issued a violation notice against Millennium Tower, […]
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