Category Archives: Luxury

Spectacular ‘turret residence’ at The OWO sells for a record-breaking £11,000 per square foot

The “uncompromising” four-bed duplex at the super-prime scheme, now rebranded as The OWO, occupies one of the two iconic turrets and has spectacular views of the capital’s most famous landmarks. The extraordinary rate comfortably eclipses the £8,000 psf achieved at Clivedale’s collaboration with Mandarin Oriental on Hanover Square last year, and is thought to be a […]

Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley Debuts in the Heart of Northern California’s Famed Wine Country

Four Seasons brand celebrates the much-anticipated debut of the all-new Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley. Located in Calistoga, a small city in California’s Napa Valley, the property has the Elusa Winery at its heart. Four Seasons Resort and Residences Napa Valley features 85 rooms and suites, plenty of open-air spaces, restaurant and bar, two pools plus […]

All Are Welcomed in Salem’s Exceedingly Friendly McIntire Historic District

The typical home price in the Massachusetts town’s preservation area has broken past the $1 million mark as more Bostonians seek space and charm The McIntire Historic District in Salem, Massachusetts is an architecture and antique lover’s paradise. The neighborhood, named after Samuel McIntire who lived there and was commissioned to build several of its […]

The New Grande Seconde Skelet-One Tourbillon by Jaquet Droz

Jaquet Droz refines the aesthetic of the Tourbillon Skeleton. The new Grande Seconde Skelet-One Tourbillon by Jaquet Droz breaks away from traditional designs and demonstrates the beauty of open-worked mechanics. Designed for connoisseurs, the Grande Seconde Skelet-One Tourbillon pushes the principle of the skeleton movement to the extreme: a minimum amount of material for the maximum amount of […]

Holiday Weekend Does Little to Slow Manhattan Luxury Market

The leadup to the long holiday weekend did little to dampen the enthusiasm of Manhattan’s moneyed home buyers who continue to push the borough’s luxury property market to record-breaking heights, according to Monday’s Olshan report.  There were 33 contracts signed on big-ticket homes during the week ending Sunday, said Olshan Realty, which defines luxury homes […]

Dive into Embassy Gardens’ new sky pool

The most talked-about amenity in the capital, the sky pool at EcoWorld Ballymore’s Embassy Gardens, has finally opened its waters. Suspended 115 above London’s Nine Elms, the US-made structure links the scheme’s two residential towers at the tenth storey, allowing residents to swim from one building to the next. The experience is intended “to be […]

Billionaire Burger Heiress Serves up Los Angeles Mansion for $16.8 Million

Billionaire burger heiress Lynsi Snyder-Ellingson, whose grandparents founded In-N-Out Burger, put her Mediterranean-inspired, Los Angeles-area mansion back on the market on Monday with a near-$3 million discount. The California compound, now asking $16.8 million, “invites lavish entertaining and luxurious living,” according to the listing with Joseph Chiovare and Ronald Chang of Coldwell Banker Realty. Occupying […]

A Washington Couple Built a Gear Loft to Stash Sports Equipment. Now They Practically Live There

In 2017, Leslie Garrard and Heidi Durham, both 48, decided they were spending enough time in Eastern Washington’s Methow Valley that they wanted a place to store all their sports equipment, including multiple skis, bikes, kayaks and paddle boards. They bought a five-acre lot for $225,000 in Winthrop, Wash. The couple wasn’t ready for a […]

Three Castles For Sale That Will Transport You To Your Very Own Fairy Tale

With the glamour of Bridgerton gracing our screens and a new Cinderella incarnation hitting the cinemas this summer, plenty of enticing images of ourselves roaming around our very own castles will surely be flickering through our minds. Though the thought of living in a castle may seem like something only reserved for a fairy tale, […]