Dubai Continues Unveiling New Luxury Properties

Even with declining property prices in Dubai, the city is seeing developers roll out scale models for more elaborate property projects. One fair gaining a reputation for featuring shining skyscrapers, golf-course villas and houses is Cityscape. This week, the fair presented the Jumeirah Central project that will see an entire district of residential and office… Read More »

Kenny Rogers’ Beaver Dam Farms to be Auctioned

Country music hall of fame member and multiple Grammy winner Kenny Roger’s country estate Beaver Dam Farms is set to be auctioned come July 9. At an imposing 973-acres, the estate in Georgia is home to an impressive array of facilities: three private spring fed lakes, a 12,000-square-foot mansion, five guest houses and clubhouse, lake… Read More »

Sotheby’s Auctions Remaining Pierre Berge Library

As one half of the duo who founded Yves Saint Laurent, Pierre Berge is regarded as a fashion mogul. On November 8 and 9, the French philanthropist will be putting up the other half of his famous library for auction at Sotheby’s in Paris. The other half of the collection raised $12.8 million (which we… Read More »

Electric Concept: Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6

What’s 6 meters long, goes from zero to 100km/h in under four seconds and is fully electronic? Currently, nothing but Mercedes intends on changing that with the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6. The German automaker unveiled the Vision, a stylishly spectacular (just look at that picture and tell us you aren’t convinced), futuristic and electric concept coupé,… Read More »

Mainland Chinese Property Shopping Spree

I can’t resist reading, learning and analysing the patterns of the Chinese investor. By Chinese I mean the PRC citizens. Their sheer quantity and quantum of spending are nothing short of mind-blowing and they change the market dynamics. Hence it is of great value for investors to watch, understand, follow and try to predict this… Read More »

Record-Setting Car Auctions: Concours 2016

“The rise of Ferrari across the board has been a bit of phenomenon of the last 10 years,” begins Peter Haynes from RM Sotheby’s. Not only have the incredibly rare models from the 1950s and 60s rocketed in value but in recent years the prices of even 1980s and 90s Ferraris have jumped significantly —… Read More »

Valentino Opens Omotesando Flagship Boutique

Italian fashion label Valentino is forging ahead with expansion plans. In collaboration with British architect David Chipperfield and Creative Director Pierpaolo Piccioli, meet the label’s new Omotesando flagship boutique in Aoyama, Tokyo. In commemoration of the new opening, the windows of Valentino stores will come to life worldwide with a special window installation. A 300-piece… Read More »

Focus: Ocean Drive Bungalow, Sentosa Cove

Built on a sprawling 10,100 sq. ft. plot right on the bay, the majestic Balinese-style bungalow welcomes owners’ home to a panoramic sea view which happens to boast a backdrop of Singapore’s iconic city skyline. The 2-story house is situated in the prestigious neighborhood of Singapore’s Sentosa Cove. A lush pedicured garden with water feature surrounds the house,… Read More »

Property Focus: Duplex Penthouse, Century Tower, HK

A Scandinavian concept designer duplex penthouse with a 180-degree panoramic view of the entire Victoria Harbour resides majestically atop the prestigious mid levels estate. This penthouse is situated below the fog-line. It is on a similar horizontal line with 28 Baker Road; yet this residence is just 10 mins away from Central. Everything from the warm… Read More »