9 Reasons Why Seattle Is Firing Up Chinese Buyer Interest

2016 saw Chinese buyer enquiries for Seattle rising 83% y-o-y on Juwai.com, following a 118% y-o-y increase in 2015. Seattle has seen an enduring surge in popularity with Chinese property investors in recent years, but what lies behind this lasting fascination with America’s 3rd-best tech city that saw it surpass New York City to become one … More 9 Reasons Why Seattle Is Firing Up Chinese Buyer Interest

These Luxury Markets Saw the Biggest Hikes in Real Estate Prices

The three cities that saw the biggest spikes in luxury real estate prices last year had one thing in common: They were all located in China. According to The Wealth Report, an annual publication by the Knight Frank real estate firm, Shanghai experienced the biggest annual price increase for prime residential real estate. The London-based … More These Luxury Markets Saw the Biggest Hikes in Real Estate Prices

What Impact Will Brexit Have On The Luxury Industry?

As the UK trudges through a cold February, the UK’s June 2016 vote to leave the European Union already feels like a long time ago – particularly when one considers all that has happened on the global stage since. We already live in a very different world, both politically and economically. Across the Atlantic, Trump-imposed … More What Impact Will Brexit Have On The Luxury Industry?

Insights on China’s 1 Million Millionaires

In an increasingly uncertain world, many experts and analysts have predicted a decrease in sales of luxury goods and services as consumers are becoming warier of their future and prefer to keep their money instead of spending it. This reality has worried brands across the globe, with some meeting their revenue target, while others falling … More Insights on China’s 1 Million Millionaires

Downtown Seattle Condo Sale Prices up 48% Over Last Year

Seattle real estate prices keep going up, including condos. Urban Condo Spaces (UCS) pulled statistics for Downtown condos from both January 2017 and January 2016, and found a 48 increase in median condo price, with a 47 percent increase in average price, year over year. A jump in price hasn’t slowed the market down—sales in … More Downtown Seattle Condo Sale Prices up 48% Over Last Year

Juwai reveals top 10 Chinese buyer picks for 2016

Where were Chinese property investors looking to buy in 2016? Propelled by rising property prices in China’s domestic property market, burgeoning retirement planning boom with China’s silver generation, and the fact that property is the most preferred asset class for Chinese, Chinese appetite for overseas property remained undaunted by various cooling measures imposed by various … More Juwai reveals top 10 Chinese buyer picks for 2016

For Chinese Home Buyers, Seattle Is the New Vancouver

When Anna Riley, a Seattle-area real-estate agent, held an open house for a new $2.3 million listing in the tony city of Bellevue late last month, the pool of prospective buyers was different from the usual assortment of tech magnates, sports stars and chief executives. Twenty groups of buyers visited the property in the Seattle … More For Chinese Home Buyers, Seattle Is the New Vancouver

10 Exceptional Condos To Watch In 2017

It’s snowbird season. Time for northerners to flock south. That usually means Florida (or perhaps stops in-between). There’s no shortage of residential options for these winter weary-ers. Many high-profile condominiums are coming to market which are ideal for natives or snowbirds flying south. I can’t predict weather but I can see the future—and its sleek. … More 10 Exceptional Condos To Watch In 2017