Real Estate


A Gently Edited Classic, Pirate Included

The New York Times 20.11.2010
A Gently Edited Classic, Pirate Included

OF all the types of apartments available in New York City, few are more iconic than the so-called Classic 6, the mazy configuration that includes two bedrooms, a dining room and a maid’s room, complete with its own bath. For decades, the Classic 6 was the ultimate symbol of gracious living, a vivid reminder of the style in which many well-heeled New Yorkers lived generations ago.

Sir Sean Connery ordered to pay millions in investigation into Spanish property fraud

Sir Sean Connery is among those ordered to deposit a combined sum of €60 million (£51m) with a Spanish court investigating allegations of corruption surrounding his former mansion on the Costa del Sol.

Seven new projects for Coldwell Banker

Seven "For Sale" and approved new home properties are now available through Coldwell Banker New Homes & Condominiums, one of the nation’s largest award-winning residential brokerage firms. The seven projects range from four to more than 51 acres and are ready for a builder to work in partnership with the owners to create new condominium or townhome collections in Morris, Somerset, Monmouth and Cumberland counties. Prices for the projects range from $1.5 to $37 million for a total of more than $55 million.

Last six villas for sale at Cambodia’s Song Saa private island

Cambodia’s first luxury private island resort Song Saa has released its last remaining over-water villas to potential buyers.

China and Singapore top MIPIM shortlist

Byron Perry Property Report 30.09.2010
Real Estate Acquisitions

Equity Residential, the largest publicly traded U.S. apartment landlord, bought a 679-unit apartment tower in San Diego for $200 million.

China and Singapore top MIPIM shortlist

China and Singapore dominate the list of nominees for the fourth annual MIPIM Asia Awards, which honour real estate projects in the Asia Pacific region. 17 of the 24 total nominees went to Singaporean or Chinese projects.

Thailand’s Pacific Star divests from Rhythm Ratchada and The Address Sathorn

Pacific Star International (Thailand) has sold its stakes in two joint venture condominium projects – Rhythm Ratchada and The Address Sathorn – back to its partner Asian Property Development (AP) for THB832 million (US$27.04 million).

Fine & Company WI, LLC, to Auction a Palatial 18,000 sq. ft. Country Estate Minutes from Lake Geneva in Darien, Wisconsin

Fine & Company WI, LLC (www.fineandcompany.com) the nation’s boutique real estate auction company, announced an upcoming auction of one of Southern Wisconsin’s palatial estates, an 18,000 square foot country estate in Darien, Wisconsin. Previously listed at $2.195 million, buyers will now bid their price for this trophy home. The auction for the estate in Darien, WI will take place on Wednesday, September 29th allowing people to bid their price to own top-notch real estate in the Midwest.

Former tennis professional and businessman David Lloyd launches Cape Sawan in Phuket.

Developed by David Lloyd, the respected businessman, former tennis professional and founder of David Lloyd Resorts around the world, Cape Sawan occupies a prime headland location on Millionaires´ Mile on the west coast of Phuket, Thailand.

Bangkok condo The Colory Vivid achieves 30 per cent take-up in pre-sales.

A newly-launched condominium project in Bangkok has announced sales of more than 30 per cent during its pre-sale period.

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