Category: Real Estate

Pangkor Laut Luxury Resort & Residence

Ideally located in the heart of The World: Pangkor Laut Luxury Resort & Residence.

Résidence Supérieur from Richard Nilsson

Résidence Supérieur from Richard Nilsson

Résidence Supérieur is an extreme luxury concept, designed by internationally known lifestyle designer Richard Nilsson, located on the French Riviera. The concept include super sports cars, private jets, yachts, butlers, chefs, bodyguards and any other service you may wish for. Résidence Supérieur is created for the extreme connoisseurs and is totally unique in the way […]

Green luxury in Southern Belize

Green luxury in Southern Belize

Looking for luxury in Southern Belize, but also worried about your carbon footprint?   Look no further – Palmetto Bay Resort in Southern Belize’s Placencia Peninsula recently announced plans to build the first eco-friendly resort design green from the ground up.   The four star amenity-driven property, designed by Julieanne Dobson – renowned for  work […]

New London palace for Roman Abramovich

New London palace for Roman Abramovich

Roman Abramovich, Chelsea FC owner and the world’s 15th richest man, has been quietly buying up apartments in a  Georgian mansion in Kensington, West London. As of today, the Russian oil tycoon will own the entire building and will begin work on turning it into  a £150 million palatial home – a sum that is […]

England’s newest (and largest) five star hotel

North Yorkshire will be home to a £100 million hotel  by 2011 according to  plans presented by The Skelwith Group.   The Flaxby Country Club  will be  the largest five-star hotel in the North of England.   It is located between Knaresborough and York, and rooms and suites will be sold individually to investors. Prices […]

Palms Place, Las Vegas

Palms Place, Las Vegas

Las Vegas Strip has a new condo hotel – Palms Place. The property has 600 condos, some of which will be hotel rooms,  and a spa, but no casino, yet it is connected to The Palms (and its casino) by a moving walkway.   Rapper Eminem, wrestler Hulk Hogan  and singer Jessica Simpson are apparently […]

Doon St Tower - a towering mistake for London's skyline?

Doon St Tower – a towering mistake for London’s skyline?

A Public Inquiry opens next week into proposals for a 144m high residential tower on a site immediately behind the National Theatre on London’s South Bank. The Secretary of State to refuse planning permission for the scheme because of the serious damage it will cause to the capital’s heritage.   What’s your take on Doon […]

Buying your dream holiday home

Buying your dream holiday home

If  money wasn’t the key limiting factor that it so often is, where would you choose to have your dream holiday home, what type of house would it be, and why? Would you prefer to opt for fractional ownership? Are there any existing holiday home owners that would like to speak out and share their […]

The Cliffs at Keowee Springs

The Cliffs is proud to introduce Keowee Springs, a new and unique kind of healthy-living community. At Keowee Springs, family wellness is an exciting journey of discovery, of living completely, of enjoying life to the fullest. The Cliffs at Keowee Springs is the ideal place to begin, or continue, a legacy of living well that […]

Four Seasons to open hotel near Ground Zero

Four Seasons to open hotel near Ground Zero

Four Seasons is heading for downtown Manhattan.   It will retain its midtown location but will also occupy the first 22 floors of an 80-story residential tower that is planned near Ground Zero.   The plans form part of a proposal from World Trade Center developer Larry Silverstein. The new tower will be Robert A.M. […]

Barrier Island’s Hyatt Siesta Key Beach resort

The former Sea Castle motel has been demolished to make way for Hyatt Siesta Key Beach resort,  taking up 300 feet of the beautiful  Crescent Beach. The resort will offer 44 furnished residences, 1,600-2,600 square feet, with privileges at an adjoining beach club, and the units  are anticipated to  cost from $200,000 to $750,000. Hotel-like […]

Baccarat Hotel and Residences at Temenos, Anguilla

Baccarat Hotel and Residences at Temenos, Anguilla

Baccarat Hotels And Resorts to debut in Anguilla  with The Baccarat Hotel and Residences at Temenos, Anguilla. It will include a 114-key ultra-luxury hotel and an 18,800-square-foot world-class spa and fitness centre. Within the hotel there will be 50 oceanfront residences. Guests and residents will enjoy personal exclusive services and signature Baccarat aesthetics. The 286-acre […]

Africa to welcome St. Regis

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.  is to introduce its  renowned St. Regis brand to Africa, with plans to debut a new property in the heart of downtown Cairo  in 2011. The St. Regis, Cairo will include 299 lavishly furnished rooms and 103 serviced apartments as part of a luxurious, mixed-use development overlooking the River […]

Fractional ownership in Italy

Fractional ownership in Italy

As the fractional ownership trend popularized by Americans, spreads across the pond to Europe, Borgo di Vagli, Italy’s first Equity Residence Club development was recently named Best International Redevelopment (Multiple Units) by the 2007 International Property Awards. Situated in the heart of Tuscany, 30 minutes from Cortona, Borgo di Vagli is a 14th Century medieval […]

Trump's Scottish golf resort to head for Northern Ireland?

Trump’s Scottish golf resort to head for Northern Ireland?

A day doesn’t seem to go buy without some media publicity surrounding  Donald  Trump’s latest golfing resort, which was originally intended for Scotland.   Following rejection there, the latest speculation is that he might be taking it to Northern Ireland. Bloomberg  reports that he has signed an option to buy a piece of land in […]

Mammoth Lakes' first full-service, luxury hotel: The Westin Monache

Mammoth Lakes’ first full-service, luxury hotel: The Westin Monache

California might be best known for its beaches, but its the popular ski resort of Mammoth Lakes where a new luxury hotel has just opened. The Westin Monache  is a 230-unit condo-hotel built by Starwood Hotels and Resorts and Intrawest, featuring a full-service restaurant, 24-hour room service, ski valet, rental shop and more. The first […]