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Christie's Hosting Exclusive Online-Only Hong Kong Jewels Auction

Oct 1, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Christie’s is currently hosting an event called Hong Kong Jewels, which is an online-only auction with more than 90 lots available. Most of the lots for sale in this event come from one private collection.... Read More

Rarest of Luxury Autos on Auction at Formula 1 Grand Prix Weekend

Sep 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Motostalgia, known as one of the world's best auto auction companies in the world, is gearing up for their biggest and most valuable sale yet: The Motostalgia Auction d’Elegance. Preparing 75 of the finest and most sought after vehicles ever made, the event will take place on November 16 during the 2013 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix weekend in Austin.... Read More

Christie's to Hold First Auction and Cultural Gala in Shanghai

Sep 19, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Christie’s is gearing up for their inaugural auction in Mainland China, which will be held in Shanghai on September 26, 2013 at the Jing An Shangri-La Hotel. Additionally, a three-day cultural gala will take place from September 24 to 26.... Read More

Deluxe Aspen Ski Estate Sells for $15.6M at Auction

Sep 11, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The selling of ultra-luxury properties via auctions is forging its way as an effective and efficient means to sell high-end real estate. The latest auction adventure story is the tale of a 15,000-square-foot residence in Aspen, Colorado that sold for $15.6 million at auction.... Read More

$35K 1950 BMW Berlin III Speedboat

Aug 29, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

When you think of German performance, BMW surely comes to mind. Though best known for making some of the world’s finest automobiles, in the past BMW has also built just as fine a motorboat. The 1950 BMW Berlin III speedboat is a stunning visual work of art on the water, with all the refinements that you'd find in a BMW automobile today.... Read More

Ferrari 275 NART Spyder Sells for Record $27.5 Million at Pebble Beach

Aug 27, 2013  |   Contributor: Noah Joseph

Seeing a Ferrari on the road is a rare treat. All the more so when it's a convertible. But most of the Prancing Horse marque's convertibles are powered by V8 engines, leaving V12-powered Ferrari convertibles as something of a rarity.... Read More

Go Camping in Steve McQueen's 1952 Chevy 3800 Pickup

Aug 26, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Very few men define an era like Steve McQueen. With hit movies like Bullet and TV shows like Wanted: Dead Or Alive standing the test of time, McQueen is still “The King Of Cool.” Known for performing his own stunts and taking off like a rocket in some of the most iconic cars and motorcycles (like the Fast Back Mustang in Bullet and his famous Indian Motorcycle), the action star was a man among boys.... Read More

Steiner Sports Gets You Up Close and Personal With Your Favorite Star Athletes

Aug 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

There are plenty of sports memorabilia businesses that sell neat artifacts, but how many do you know of that set up signings and elite events as well? Steiner Sports began back in 1987 and has since become one of the world's leading providers of sports marketing services and authentic collectables.... Read More

No-Reserve Auction Slated for Luxurious Cabin in Telluride Mountain Village

Aug 20, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

New York-based Concierge Auctions will oversee the no-reserve auctioning of a custom-designed mountain cabin that sits in the heart of the See Forever Village in Telluride Mountain Village, Colorado. Because it's a no-reserve auction (which doesn't require a minimum bidding amount), the public determines how much a property is actually worth [...]... Read More

Dress Like A Disney Princess: Harrods Auctions Off Couture Gowns

Aug 16, 2013  |   Contributor: Marissa Stempien

Someday your prince will come—and even if he doesn't you can always dress the part, just pick your favorite gown. Christie’s London will be auctioning off dresses inspired by Disney princesses and brought to life by some of the most coveted names in fashion.... Read More

Earliest Copy of The Beatles' White Album at Music Collectibles Auction

Aug 2, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

The lowest-numbered album cover for The White Album of The Beatles (meaning it is numbered A0000001) will be among the headlining items in an auction that will present around 100 pieces of memorabilia tied to the “Fab Four.” The album cover is expected to sell for more than $20,000 at the Entertainment & Music Memorabilia auction by Heritage Auctions on August 10 in Dallas, Texas.... Read More

Concierge Auctions Sells 28th Luxury Property in Hawaii

Jul 30, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

NYC-based Concierge Auctions added another “win” to its record with the successful sale of Hiwa Lani, a deluxe Hawaiian property located in the Kuki’o Golf and Beach Club — the only private equity golf and beach club community on the Big Island. The transaction not only marked Concierge's seventh sale within the private oceanfront residential community, it was also the 28th luxury property in Hawaii sold by the luxury auction house.... Read More

Elvis Presley's 1972 Cadillac Estate Wagon Up For Grabs

Jul 25, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Elvis Presley was known to have affection for Cadillacs, but most Elvis fans may not be familiar with this custom Estate Wagon built for the megastar. One of only two ever made (the other was for Dean Martin) by the American Sunroof Company in Southgate Michigan, this 1972 Cadillac Sedan Deville will be up for grabs this weekend at the Mecum Celebrity Auction in Santa Monica, CA. It has been reported that Elvis originally gave this custom beauty as a gift to his manager, Colonel Tom Parker, but borrowed it so often that Parker ended up returning it to the singer to save himself the hassle.... Read More

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG On Offer for $200k

Jul 24, 2013  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

When it comes to roadsters there are many vehicles in a wide price range rumbling around today’s market. Some may even consider this category of car to be pretty much awash of average-to-exciting roadsters and we agreed...until we had a chance to drive the Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Roadster!... Read More

Concierge Auctions to Expand into European Luxury Real Estate Market

Jul 23, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

NYC-based Concierge Auctions announced that it will represent luxury properties in the European market. The firm also announced its alliance with Charlie Smith, a European property advisor, who will assist Concierge in establishing relations with brokers throughout Europe.... Read More

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