Christie’s Real Estate

Travel The World In Mediterranean Luxury Lease near Preston Trail

By April Towery / November 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

Just wow. I’m a single-family, three-bedroom, two-bathroom kind of girl. A fireplace is a luxury. I didn’t live in a home with stairs until I was in my 20s – and it was a studio loft. It doesn’t take a lot to impress me, so this Mediterranean villa on Gladeside Court just about knocked me […]

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Christie’s Posts Sixth Annual Report on Luxury Real Estate

By Jon Anderson / May 22, 2018 / 1 Comment

In these times of low unemployment, it’s hard to find good (any) help. For the wealthy, it’s also hard to find the right manse with an equally tight luxury real estate market. Recently, Christies published their sixth annual look at the global luxury real estate market.  For those buyers, sellers, and real estate professionals, it’s […]

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On SecondShelters.com: Picasso’s Last Home Goes to Auction Tomorrow

By Jon Anderson / October 11, 2017 / 0 Comments

In 2015, a Picasso painting sold for a record $179 million. It was painted in 1955 and titled “Les femmes d’Alger” and was a tribute to friend and rival painter Henri Matisse.  Compared to that, the auction of Picasso’s last home should be a breeze where bidding will start at € 20.2 million tomorrow at […]

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Views and Urban Vibrancy? Highfalutin Austin Condo Has It All

By Jon Anderson / August 15, 2017 / 3 Comments

What happens when you don’t bulldoze a vibrant urban core for an urban office park?  Austin. What happens 60 years later when you finally realize the huge mistake you made? Houston and Dallas. What happens when you want the very best pied-à-terre in Austin? You head to the Austonian at 200 Congress Avenue. And putting […]

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Christie’s Luxury Home Market Report Highlights the Other World of Luxury Real Estate

By Jon Anderson / May 26, 2017 / 0 Comments

It was the best of times, it was the not-so-best of times. Christie’s annual Luxury Home Market Report has many interesting insights into the global luxury market and how, in many ways, it operates on another plane, divorced from the broader real estate marketplace. While this should be unsurprising, the wealthy seem to always be […]

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