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W Hollywood Hotel & Residences Celebrates Topping Out

Dec 15, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Topping out is a key milestone of the construction progress, occurring when a project completes its vertical rise. The luxurious W Hollywood Hotel & Residences has just completed its topping out, celebrating in true Hollywood fashion.... Read More

Luxury Real Estate in Victoria - Oak Bay Area Information

Dec 9, 2008  |   Contributor: Waterfront West Real Estate   |  1 Comment

Luxury Real Estate: When it comes to finding luxury homes and real estate in Western Canada, there aren't too many neighborhoods that attract wealthy owners with the same regularity as Oak Bay.... Read More

Leonardo DiCaprio Acting Like Real Estate Mogul

Nov 26, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Properties: Leonardo DiCaprio became an actor of world-renowned status from his role as a common man cavorting with the rich in the box-office smash feature film Titantic. DiCaprio's recent splashy real estate dealings on East and West... Read More

Justin Timberlake Buys Condo in TriBeCa

Nov 24, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Celebrity Real Estate: Everybody is looking for a deal these days! It has been reported by the New York Post that Justin Timberlake purchased a condo in the Pearline Soap building in Manhattan's TriBeCa for approximately $4.77 million. The... Read More

West Point Grey - Vancouver's Luxury Real Estate Destination

Nov 5, 2008  |   Contributor: Waterfront West Real Estate   |  2 Comments

When it comes to luxury real estate in Western Canada, the city of Vancouver is the first location that comes to many people's minds.... Read More

Above the Clouds: Luxury Living in Rocky Mountains

Oct 9, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Real Estate in Colorado: Now this is the Rocky Mountain way we're talking about! Above the Clouds is an award-winning estate that sits on 30 acres of land in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Evergreen, Colo. This... Read More

Tranquility: A Closer Look at $100 Million Home

Sep 30, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Real Estate: While money cannot buy love, at least, that is, according to the lyrical prose of the early 1960s Beatles, Tranquility is currently on the market for $100 million. Tranquility is a spectacular estate located in Lake Tahoe,... Read More

Belize's All-Green Resort First Built in Caribbean

Sep 3, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Real Estate: The first eco-planned Caribbean luxury resort from inception to completion is being raised on the Placencia Peninsula in Southern Belize, making the idyllic tropical paradise an official part of the phenomenally pervasive... Read More

Lavish Estate for Sale: Fleur de Lys

Sep 1, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Real Estate: If you love luxury, then the latest high-end property to hit the market will really excite you, because it has the honor of being named the most expensive home on the market. After two more expensive properties have gone... Read More

Luxury Waterfront Property in Jacksonville

Aug 20, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Waterfront Property: This Jacksonville, Fla., residence is an extraordinary luxury waterfront house located in the prestigious Saint Johns River community of Epping Forest. This is an estate that provides more than 7,000 total square... Read More

The Carlyle: Last New High Rise on Wilshire Corridor

Aug 20, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Luxury Real Estate: The Carlyle is the last high-rise tower to be raised in the prestigious Wilshire Corridor area of Los Angeles. The move-in date for the affluent residents of the 24-story vertical luxury community with 78 private... Read More

Pete Wentz is Looking to Sell

Aug 5, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Celebrity Real Estate: If you happen to be looking for a house in the Hollywood Hills with some celebrity history, you're in luck because Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz is looking to sell. The emo band lead singer and the new Mr.... Read More

Penthouse of Century Sells for $47 million

Jul 23, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury Real Estate: The Los Angeles Times Business section reports the penthouse of the Century has been sold. The luxurious flat was purchased by Candy Spelling, widow to the late TV mogul, Aaron Spelling. Actually, the confirmed sale makes... Read More

New category of Luxury Real Estate Buyers Emerging

Jun 24, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Real Estate: We call them "Flex-Schedule Entrepreneurs" and they are the perfect demographic for high-end resort real estate in fly-to markets, such as Costa Rica. The "work-at-home" concept has morphed in the last decade... Read More

Green Developments Finally Pay-Off in Luxury Real Estate

Jun 24, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Luxury Real Estate: You can't escape it. Everything appears to be an eco-development or a "green-building" these days. Just like a few years back when the term "sustainable" was used everywhere but rarely ever defined, green real estate... Read More

Napa Gets Richer with Westin Verasa Napa Residences

Jun 9, 2008  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Whole Ownership Hotels: The Westin Verasa Napa Residences is about to awaken Napa from a sleepy little town to a highly desirable destination for elite travelers. The area previously regarded as the penultimate stop before entering the Wine... Read More

Museum Tower: Living Art

Jun 2, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Residences: Museum Tower, the new centerpiece of the Dallas Arts District, serves as a distinctive, contemporary high-rise of architectural significance. Inside the tower, designed by renowned architect Scott Johnson, residents... Read More

€117 Million-Mansion Most Expensive in World

May 28, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Real Estate: The Bishops Avenue in Hampstead, dubbed "Billionaires' Avenue," is going to have to be renamed to "Multibillionaires' Avenue," if prices for homes keep brimming. The Sun recently reported that the latest development has... Read More

Luxury European Properties by Prestige Property Group

May 13, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Residences: The Prestige Property Group, a U.K.-based company, offers luxury properties for sale throughout Europe. PPG presents properties in Portugal, Spain, France, or off the Mallorca Coast of the Balearic Islands; a French... Read More

The St. Regis Residences New York

May 10, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Homes: Travelers who adore the St. Regis Hotel in New York, take note: The legendary hotel is offering a limited number of luxurious condominium suites for ownership. Buyers can choose from 24 private residences and 22 fractional... Read More

One Queensridge Place; Las Vegas Style

Apr 19, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Real Estate: Yes, there are upscale suburban residences near Las Vegas located in the Las Vegas Valley. One Queensridge Place is a luxury condominium complex that appeals to those with dual desires toward matters of lifestyle.... Read More

Downtown L.A. Evolves with Evo

Apr 8, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Residences: Evo is a revolutionarily designed structure that offers the haut monde residences that evoke an unparalleled synthesis of bleeding-edge architecture and decadence in one elegantly streamlined 23-story framework. Overlooking... Read More

Million-Dollar Home Buys in USA

Apr 7, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Upscale Residences: In the sad but true category, a million dollars does not go as far as it once did. While million-dollar-plus properties are common sites in some states, such as California, New York, and Florida, we thought it might be... Read More

"Isle" Do It My Way!

Apr 1, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Homes: The prodigality that accompanies a St. Regis® Residence obviously goes without saying anymore than its world-renowned name. Toss in a Caribbean location such as Anguilla and the mother lode of opulence is yours! The St.... Read More

Brazil's Private Islands, The Competition Heats Up

Feb 27, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Real Estate: As South America's beautiful Brazil comes into its own as an emerging economic power, international real estate investors are discovering that the country offers attractions far beyond Carnivale bacchanals and long-legged... Read More

Condo Hotels, the Ultimate 21st Century Vacation Home

Feb 27, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Real Estate: If home ownership was once the tangible evidence of success in America, today a vacation home is the quintessential symbol of truly having arrived. But with limited time to spend using and maintaining a vacation home, the... Read More

Cayman Islands Bounce Back as a Prime Vacation Destination

Feb 27, 2008

Since 2005, the Cayman Islands have been experiencing a reconstruction and building real estate boom... Read More

The Art of Western Ranch Living

Feb 19, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Real Estate: Western Ranch living can be like a rare art form; there is a limited supply of quality properties which is exacerbated by continued development in the western US and there is increasing demand for these properties. We are not... Read More

Trump in Dubai

Feb 16, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Real Estate: Yes, it looks like one of those Russian eggs but it's actually a $400 million condo-hotel development on Palm Jumeirah, one of three palm-shaped islands being developed by Nakheel off ... Read More

Eco-Friendly Homes Can Be Luxurious

Jan 31, 2008  |   Contributor: Ruth Mitchell

When we were building our "dream home," we had the resources to use our lifelong collection of desires, and the knowledge garnered from years of experience; my husband, the architect of our luxurious home, and myself, a past editor of a home magazine.... Read More

Luxury Properties of Diamante Prestige

Jan 28, 2008  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

International Properties: Diamante Prestige specializes in locating luxury real estate in Central Italy in the regions of Umbria and Tuscany. Agents of Diamante Immobiliare, a venerable "immobiliare" (real estate company) of the region,... Read More

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