Luxury Real Estate

The Pinnacle of High-Rise Living: Ritz Residences Penthouse of Trevor Rees-Jones Sold

By Joanna England / October 12, 2016 / 0 Comments

[Editor’s Note: The penthouse unit perched atop the Ritz Residences has been in headlines recently, and Jon just showed off the unit of the penthouse buyers, also in the Ritz and marketed by the one and only Sharon Quist. We reported on the former home of billionaire Trevor Rees-Jones on Aug. 28 of last year. […]

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Luxe Market May be Slow, but The Ritz Residences are Chugging Along

By Jon Anderson / October 11, 2016 / 2 Comments

Just as in Scrabble, where the two highest-point tiles are Q and Z, buyers talking to Sharon Quist about the Ritz Residences also score big. Quist, along with co-listing agent Kathy Myers, is fresh off her record-breaking sale of the Trevor Rees-Jones Ritz penthouse, last listed at $7.5 million.  Quist was not only co-lister but […]

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Luxury Market Slowdown Equals Opportunities For Bargains

By Jon Anderson / June 28, 2016 / 1 Comment

We all know that anything under $1 million is flying off the MLS faster than a Cabbage Patch Kid in the 1980s. In the $1 million-plus market, homes are still flying off the shelves like Cabbage Patch Kids … in 2016. Sure they’re still selling, but no one is getting trampled. This sentiment was echoed […]

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New Real Estate Virtual Reality Company to Offer Immersive, Responsive Technology

By Leah Shafer / June 10, 2016 / 0 Comments

Virtual reality is a technology that’s gaining traction in the real estate marketplace. The idea is visionary: allow homebuyers to experience a property in an immersive, realistic way with their mobile devices or virtual reality headsets. This could have big implications for the luxury market, in particular, where Realtors have to work hard to differentiate their […]

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Pretty House Picture Time: Grand Vie Features Luxury Listings, Concierge Auction Inks Luxury Portfolio Deal

By Candy Evans / April 22, 2016 / 0 Comments

Nothing is better to do in spring than lay by the pool with a stack of really great reading. And if you love houses, don’t miss the spring 2016 edition of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living magazine recently mailed to homes across the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Grand Vie is the luxury-home publication of Ebby Halliday Realtors and the […]

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Can’t $top, Won’t $top: Dallas Luxury Home Sales Rake in Big Numbers for 2015

By Joanna England / January 25, 2016 / 8 Comments

Demand for high-end dirt in Texas was quite robust in 2015, according to the just-released 2016 Texas Luxury Home Sales Report from the Texas Association of Realtors. Dallas luxury home sales and Fort Worth high-end real estate sales grew by 12.4 percent from January to October 2015, with 1,088 homes priced at $1 million or more […]

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