Builders tout luxury townhomes for millennials



Wary of a slowdown in the residential real estate market, U.S. building firms are increasingly trying to tempt wealthy young adults into buying property through the concept of luxury townhomes. The luxury townhomes sport features such as open floor plans, high ceilings and luxury amenities that builders hope will convince high-flying millennials to buy their […]

Price Spotlight: Florida’s Luxury Market to Continue to Grow



The luxury real estate horizon looks bright for a few counties in Florida despite a slowing sales forecast for the state overall.

Housing market slowdown takes its toll on luxury homes



Financial experts are warning that the luxury housing market is at risk of slowing down, due to higher mortgage rates that have also affected other segments of the real estate market. This week, luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers reported that its seen a 13 percent drop in the number of signed contracts for homes in its […]

Senators call for more all-cash deals to be investigated to combat money laundering



U.S. government authorities have been investigating for several years now whether or not some foreign buyers are using shell companies to purchase luxury real estate in the country for money laundering purposes. Now, lawmakers are calling on the government to do more to determine how prevalent such crimes are, and how to put a stop […]

8 All-Time Crazy Celebrity Real Estate Stories



As someone interested in real estate, you’ve probably imagined owning properties worth tens of millions of dollars. Though such homes are out of reach for most people, movie stars,

Prices are crumbling in ‘ultra-luxury’ real estate markets



The ultra-luxury real estate market is suffering from massive price reductions that have forced the owners of some exclusive properties to drop their asking prices by millions of dollars.

Austin Realtor Cody Hobza Becomes Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist



Cody Hobza, with Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty in Austin, recently earned the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist™

Buyers relocating South drive up Florida’s luxury real estate markets



With more buyers relocating from the north of the U.S. to the south, two counties in Florida have topped the country’s list of fastest-growing luxury real estate markets.

How to make yourself appeal to luxury real estate clients



Any real estate agent who’s thinking of breaking into the luxury market should be aware that dealing with high-end clients is quite a different kettle of fish from traditional buyers.

Manhattan’s luxury real estate market slides



Manhattan luxury real estate sales fell by 25 percent in the first quarter of this year compared to the same period one year ago. The decline was put