Archive for May, 2013

Guide to buying luxury property in Portugal: Porto

Posted on: May 29th, 2013

Luxury real estate portal FinestGlobal.com offer tips and advice on the world’s top high-end real estate hotspots. Porto is the second-largest urban area in Portugal. Located on the Douro river, it is not just a UNESCO World Heritage Site but also a Global City, according to the World Cities Study Group. With an economic ranking [...]

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Luxury NY apartments sold for $10

Posted on: May 22nd, 2013

Luxury New York apartments are not something just anyone can afford. Unless, that is, you are talking about Jupiter 21. The shiny new block of flats on Second Avenue was announced two years ago and has just been completed. The price for a unit? $10. The 12-storey development was conceived as a replacement for a [...]

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Luxury property market continues to grow despite economic crisis

Posted on: May 15th, 2013

High-net-worth individuals are seeking a safe haven for their assets, pushing interest in luxury property up despite the economic crisis. According to analysis conducted by LuxuryEstate.com, the international online platform dedicated to sale of high-end properties, the interest in purchasing luxury properties(valued to be worth above €1m) has increased by an average of 2% in [...]

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US luxury home sales hit six-year high

Posted on: May 15th, 2013

Sales of luxury homes in the USA hit a six-year high in the first quarter of 2013, according to new figures from Redfin. The broker found that the number of transactions for properties worth $1 million or more climbed 34 per cent in the first three months of the year compared to 2012 – far [...]

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Guide to buying luxury property in Portugal: Lisbon

Posted on: May 6th, 2013

Luxury real estate portal FinestGlobal.com offer tips and advice on the world’s top high-end real estate hotspots.   The capital of Portugal, Lisbon is the only large city in Europe located on the Atlantic coast. With its picturesque coastline, as well as its national and international importance on the financial and entertainment stage, Lisbon is [...]

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