Category Archives: Property

Edinburgh Home Prices Notch Best First Quarter in Three Years

The first few months of the year across Edinburgh’s property market were characterized by the same trio of trends that are being seen throughout the U.K.: high demand, low supply and rising prices, according to a report Thursday from Knight Frank. Annual price gains reached 6.8% in the Scottish capital city in March; and in […]

Fort Lauderdale Spec Home With Space for a Yacht Sells for $23 Million

A new waterfront mansion in Florida sold Friday for $23 million, setting a record in the posh Fort Lauderdale neighborhood of Harbor Beach. The six-bedroom, nine-bathroom spec home is the priciest publicly listed deal in the ZIP Code, according to the Multiple Listing Service. Located directly on the Intracoastal Waterway, the home offers nearly 9,500 […]

English Mansion With 500 Years of History—Plus an Indoor Pool—Lists for £3.8M

A mansion in the U.K. that pairs almost 500 years of history with modern design, contemporary interiors and 5,000 Christmas trees has hit the market for £3.8 million (US$5.3 million). The Brick House dates to the 1530s and is Grade II* listed, meaning it’s legally protected due to its being of special architectural and historic […]

Restored 1920s Estate in Los Angeles’s Pacific Palisades Lists for Nearly $24 Million

A restored 1920s mansion in the upscale Pacific Palisades neighborhood of Los Angeles hit the market Tuesday for just shy of $24 million. One of the original homes in the Riviera section of the tony neighborhood, the Tudor-style home has six bedrooms and 10 bathrooms over close to 10,000 square feet, according to listing agent […]

Bank Exec Lists Modern Farmhouse in Sonoma for Nearly $7 Million

A member of the top brass at First Republic Bank has listed her modern farmhouse in California’s Sonoma County for just under $7 million. The 5,527-square-foot residence was listed last week by Katherine August-deWilde, former president of the bank and its current vice chair, and her husband, David deWilde, according to listing agent Holly Bennett […]

Rutland Gate mega-mansion ‘could be worth between £500m and £600m’

Detailed plans to restore and rework the UK’s most expensive house, 2-8 Rutland Gate, have been unveiled in the wake of its record-breaking £210m acquisition. Squire and Partners-designed proposals for the refurbishment of the 62,000 square foot private palace overlooking Hyde Park were submitted to Westminster a few weeks ago, following pre-app consultations with everyone involved […]

A Century-Old Estate in Sonoma Valley Lists for $4.75 Million

A historic California home, believed to have once been the summer residence of the British delegation in San Francisco, was listed last week for $4.75 million. Located in Sonoma, the 1916 home was used by British Consulate officials coming up from the city, according to listing agent Carol Sebastiani of Sotheby’s International Realty, Wine Country […]

Property Mogul Nick Candy Lists £175 Million Hyde Park Penthouse

Property tycoon Nick Candy, looking to capitalize on the recent surge in demand for super-luxury homes, is ready to part with his sprawling London penthouse—complete with a champagne room and uninterrupted views across Hyde Park—for the sizable sum of £175 million (US$241 million), according to his spokeswoman. The apartment is at the lavish, park-side One […]

1930s Home of Golden Age Gangster-Film Star in Beverly Hills to List for $22 Million

A 10,000-square-foot Beverly Hills mansion that once belonged to a Golden Age film star is set to be listed on Thursday for $21.95 million, Mansion Global has learned. The home, which features seven bedrooms and 11 bathrooms, once belonged to the Romanian-born actor Edward G. Robinson, according to Jon Grauman of the Agency. “He was […]