Europe’s Hottest Property Markets: Where Have House Prices Risen the Most?

While house prices across Europe have shown notable variation since the 1990s, Portugal’s property market has been carving its path, marked by some distinctive drivers. According to a spokesperson for the Portugal Property Team, Portuguese real estate prices have been primarily shaped by “foreign investment through the Golden Visa, contributing to a surge in demand […]

Malaga and Costa del Sol Lead the Super-Luxury Real Estate Market in Spain

A third of the high-end homes in the country are located in the province, and the vast majority of these properties are located in the so-called ‘golden triangle’, formed by Benahavís, Estepona and Marbella A third of Spain’s high-end homes are located in Malaga with Los Monteros, in Marbella, becoming the most expensive area to […]

Northern Cyprus: A Rising Star in the Luxury Real Estate Market

Northern Cyprus, an emerging market for luxury real estate, offers a wide range of attractive opportunities. With a tax-friendly environment, visa-free access to the EU, and a stunning coastline, this destination captivates foreign investors. The market has immense potential to become a global player, with renowned developers crafting properties for high-net-worth individuals. Backed by the […]

The 10 Most Valuable Real Estate Markets in the World

Just 10 countries contain 70 per cent ($141.5tn) of all global commercial and residential value (totalling $200tn). China and the US together make up 42 per cent ($84.8tn) of global property value alone. China is home to more of the world real estate market assets (by value) than any other country at $42.7tn or 21 […]

Wealthy Internationals Head to Italy for Tax Breaks and Dolce Vita

From typical budgets to preferred locations and property types, Silvia Marchetti looks at how the profile of the average foreign buyer looking for a slice of Italian life has changed over the years. The vast rooms of Palazzo Raggi, an 18th-century architectural jewel a stone’s throw away from Rome’s Spanish Steps, were once lived in […]

New York Remains the World’s Top Super-Luxury Property Market

London, Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Miami complete the top five in Knight Frank’s annual index. New York retained its title as the world’s top super-luxury housing market last year—though it had to share the laurels with London, according to the latest index from Knight Frank. Both cities registered 43 sales of $25 million or […]