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Architectural Spotlight | Enchanting Chalets

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Nestled into the sides of mountains, these often-snowy homes are also ideal for the ski-enthusiast, or simply someone wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of metropolitan life. Originating in Europe’s Alpine region, these wooden residences predominantly feature heavy, gently-sloping rooves and wide, angular eaves showcased in the front of the structure. Time and cultural developments around skiing and hiking have transformed these one-time seasonal farm buildings into sought after landing pads during prime recreational periods in some of the world’s most sought after destinations.

Let’s discover five enchanting chalets from Italy to Utah.

ItalyPrice Upon Request | Courmayeur, Italy | Turin Sotheby’s International Realty

This estate includes in its offering two historical villas and a chalet – comprising nearly 2,300 square-meters. Richly detailed throughout with traditional uses of wooden accents, exposed beams, and exuding warmth, the property is an ideal escape; surrounded by an over 7,000-square-meter park, the home offers the utmost in privacy, seclusion and tranquility.

SwitzerlandPrice Upon Request | Verbier, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

Nestled in a calm area within the heart of Verbier, this captivating property consists of an exclusive master chalet as well as a separate chalet, ideally located to accommodate staff or renovated as separate annex. The master chalet was constructed to the highest standards and designed by a world renowned interior architect boasting a spacious layout over 1,400 square-meters and built with luxurious and authentic materials, amongst which are rare reclaimed wood and hand-crafted natural stones.

FrancePrice Upon Request | Megève, France | Propriétés de Megève Sotheby’s International Realty

Known as “Tigre Blanc,” this masterfully executed ski-in/ski-out chalet spans approximately 420 square-meters and features a spacious living room at first floor with lounge, bar, wine cellar, professional kitchen, and terrace. Six bedrooms, a dormitory and a spa area with Jacuzzi, gym and steam room are also among its offerings.

From Cape Cods to Castles, discover homes’ design roots in previous installments of Architectural Spotlight

Andorra1.300.000 € | Saint Julia De Loria, Andorra | Andorra Sotheby’s International Realty

This chalet-tower in Andorra showcases incredible mountain vistas from floor-to-ceiling windows. The inviting home offers four bedrooms, three-full baths, large living room with fireplace, outdoor kitchen, and access to a 30-square meter terrace. Also, included in the residence’s amenities is parking for five vehicles.

Utah$6,150,000 USD | Park City, Utah | Summit Sotheby’s International Realty

This four-bedroom, four-bathroom, 4,407-square-foot home is designer furnished, inspired by a modern Scandinavian ski chalet – distinctly eclectic, chic, and natural. Tucked into the beautiful Wasatch Mountains, vintage and contemporary highs and lows make this the perfect home-away-from-home to live the Montage Lifestyle.

Discover luxury homes from around the world on sothebysrealty.com


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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Last Week in April 2017

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home.

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$1,250,000 USD | Cincinnati, Ohio | Robinson Sotheby’s International Realty

“If you’ve ever wanted to live a peaceful suburban existence but still maintain an address in the city, this Cincinnati home is the perfect fit. Vidal Sassoon, the late famous hairdresser, purchased the house in 2006, and it’s now on the market for $1.25 million.”

The Late Vidal Sassoon’s $1.25 Million Cincinnati Home is on the Market – Architectural Digest

At Lake Tahoe, a High Waterline Means Heightened Sales this Summer – Mansion Global

10 Celebrity-Approved Luxury Properties for Sale – Boat International 

House Hunting in… Switzerland – The New York Times

West Hollywood is Los Angeles’s Shabby Chic Neighborhood – Mansion Global

Why Berlin is Europe’s Best Place to Live, Work and Buy Real Estate – Forbes

Why Buyers Seeking the ‘Real’ Rome Head for Trastevere – Financial Times

Sotheby’s International Realty Adopts Multi-pronged Asian Strategy – The Edge Property

10 Ultimate Waterfront Homes We’re Coveting Now – Elle Decor

Sotheby’s to Hold its First-Ever Contemporary African Art Sale – Artnet News


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Sotheby’s Auction House | Magnificent and Noble Jewels

Sotheby’s spring sale of Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels at Mandarin Oriental, Geneva will be led by the ‘Apollo and Artemis Diamonds’. Individually, these captivating diamonds – one Fancy Vivid Blue, one Fancy Intense Pink – are truly exceptional stones and when considered as a pair, they enter a class of their own: the most important earrings ever to appear at auction. Preview these extraordinary pieces and others before the auction on May 16th in Geneva.

GE1702_500_8The Apollo Blue – Fancy vivid blue diamond weighing 14.54 carats | Estimate: 38,100,000 – 50,200,000 CHF – and – The Artemis Pink – Fancy intense pink diamond weighing 16 carats | Estimate: 12,500,000 – 18,100,000 CHF

GE1702_500_4Diamond Rivière, mid-19th century | Estimate: 800,000 – 1,400,000 CHF

GE1702_500_6Fancy Intense Purplish Pink diamond ring weighing 7.04 carats | Estimate: 8,000,000 – 12,000,000 CHF

Discover the entire auction


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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | February 2017

From a palatial sky-rise apartment in New York City to a nearly 12,000-square-foot contemporary villa in Dubai, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale feature homes from some of the world’s finest locales.

New York$17,100,000 USD | New York City, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

212 Fifth Avenue is touted as “the city’s most powerful address” and the finest boutique luxury condominium on Madison Square Park. Framed with spectacular views of Madison Square Park from oversized windows, this high floor four-bedroom, four-and-one-half-bath residence with three exposures harmonizes contemporary living with classic pre-war design. The creation of Pembrooke & Ives and architect David Helpern, the residence offers a carefully crafted floorplan, high ceilings and numerous gallery walls.

SwitzerlandCHF 38’000’000 CHF | Vaud, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

At the heart of La Côte, in the charming village of Gingins, this exceptional chateau is surrounded by 68,700 square-meters of grounds, offering the property unrivalled seclusion. This magnificent mansion dates from the 15th century and has recently been restored by the current owner. The chateau originally stood in the center of an estate encompassing several local villages. Part of the Gingins family heritage, it changed hands several times in the 17th century to become one of the most coveted properties in French-speaking Switzerland.

Texas$27,500,000 USD | Dallas, Texas | Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

Built in 1964, with an exquisite and sensitive update completed in 2008, this light-filled house designed by Phillip Johnson boasts elegant living spaces, a stunning double staircase, a unique dining room with an arched canopy, five luxurious bedrooms and eight baths. The nearly seven park-like acres includes a media house, modernist cabana, pool and tennis court. This award-winner has been featured in books, magazines and The New York Times.

Dubai69,950,000 إ.د AED | Dubai | Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty

With 11,293 square-feet of built-up area, this Palm Jumeirah villa is located at the end of one of the top fronds and exhibits the captivating views of the sea. The five-bedroom villa offers open plan family living with quality and design being the key ingredients of this home. From the grand, triple height entrance lobby to the huge open plan family areas affording simply stunning views from the Marina to Burj Al Arab, this home is a sight to be seen.

In countries all around the world, discover more New & Notable properties that have recently come to market.


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Ski In | Switzerland

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Last week we visited Wyoming to explore just one of the United States’ many ski destinations. Today, we travel to Switzerland, home to the Swiss Alps and a long pedigree of top-notch professional skiers. Join us as we visit homes in one of the world’s most famous regions for skiing.

Swiss1Price Upon Request | Valais, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

Completed in 2015, this luxury ski chalet is one of the most prestigious addresses in the center of Zermatt. Combined with striking views of the Matterhorn and south west facing balconies, it is a truly desirable location in immediate proximity to the shopping, night life and the main railway station. The Sunnegga funicular is only a short walk from the chalet and brings you directly up to the ski slopes.

Swiss2Price Upon Request | Vaud, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

This new construction project has turned into a dream achievement, leveraging the luxury of large spaces and the warm atmosphere of the Swiss mountains. “Chesa Alta” is a prestigious address benefiting of 582 square-meters of living space on three floors. Part of the the Hotel de Rougemont and its Residences, this home is in close proximity to the slopes.

Read the other installments of Ski In

Swiss3CHF 5’800’000 | Vaud, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

All within walking distance from the center of the village of Villars sur Ollon, in the heart of the Domaine de Rochegrise and on the way to the Croix pass, this luxurious ski home offers direct access to the ski slopes in the winter and to the 18-hole golf course in the summer.

Swiss4Price Upon Request | Valais, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

Located at the heart of Les Crosets, Portes du Soleil – this home enjoys being on one of most renowned ski destinations in the world. The floors are made with natural stones or with rustic wood and the featured tiling was hand-painted. Two intercoms (at the kitchen and the entrance) allow you to unlock the main door for visitors.

Search for luxury Ski homes around the world on sothebysrealty.com


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Ski In

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Award-winning author Margaret Atwood once said, “the Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them; there ought to be as many for love.” All over the world we are drawn to snowy peaks for our love of reflection, recreation and escape – in search for the freshest powder and access to renowned mountains, each Thursday this month we will journey to a destination with luxury homes nestled around world-class slopes fit for the ski enthusiast. Join us as we ski into Jackson Hole, Canada, and Switzerland in the coming weeks.

Browse homes by the Ski Lifestyle on sothebysrealty.com


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10 Most Popular Properties of 2016

Millions of people visited homes all around the world on sothebysrealty.com in 2016. Back by popular demand, we present the 10 most viewed properties from last year.

Number 10 – New York

10-NY$75,000,000 USD | Wainscott, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Hampton Brokerage

Built in 2000 and published in Architectural Digest, the house was designed by architect Francis Fleetwood with interior architecture by Brian O’Keefe and interior design by Marjorie Shushan. Built with steel frame construction, the house features a double-height entry hall, 200-year-old antique flooring and wide water views from almost every room. The property features five principal bedroom suites plus three additional bedrooms in a self-contained guest wing.

Number 9 – Switzerland

09-SwitzerlandPrice Upon Request | Geneva, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

The unique property is remarkable for its absolute tranquility, unobstructed view of the Alps and the peak of Mont Blanc, and an exceptional impression of spaciousness. The eight-hectare plot includes a number of leisure areas such as a private nine-hole golf course, a pool with pool house, a tennis court, a bowling court, a playground area in the woods with chalet, a vegetable patch and access to large wooded areas.

Number 8 – Florida

08-Pumpkin Key$95,000,000 USD | Key Largo, Florida | Russell Post Sotheby’s International Realty

Pumpkin Key is an extraordinary private island totaling 26 acres in the tropics of Card Sound Bay located in the Florida Keys. Just 10 minutes by helicopter to Miami’s famous South Beach, the island currently features one main home with three bedrooms, two caretaker’s cottages, and a dock master’s apartment.

Number 7 – California

07-CA$125,000,000 USD | Montecito, California | Sotheby’s International Realty – Montecito – Coast Village Road Brokerage

The magnificent Rancho San Carlos is an approximately 237-acre estate property that, for nearly 100 years, has been under the ownership of one family. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a unique property of unprecedented grand scale, exceptional architecture, and prestigious historical significance. The sprawling hilltop Monterey Colonial manor was designed by noted architect Reginald Johnson in 1931.

Number 6 – New Jersey

06-NJ$48,880,000 USD | Alpine, New Jersey | Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty

This gated estate is approximately 30,000 square-feet built of solid granite and steel infrastructure, with 12 bedrooms, 19 bathrooms, indoor basketball court, movie theatre, 4000 bottle wine cellar, fitness center, three exquisite bars for entertaining, elevator, extraordinary details and ultimate privacy.

See the homes that topped last year’s list

Number 5 – New York

05-NY$50,000,000 USD | New York, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

This home is a five-story red brick and limestone mansion that stands as a superb example of Neo Georgian revival architecture in America. Prominently positioned on the very lovely and quiet, tree-lined block of 69th Street between Fifth Avenue and Madison Avenue, the residence has the good fortune of being situated amidst a number of architecturally noteworthy neighboring houses. Erected in 1881 by Charles Buek & Co. and then purchased in 1900 by Alice Gwynne Vanderbilt, the house was redesigned in 1929 for Edwin C. Jameson, a prominent insurance executive, and then finally acquired by the English-Speaking Union in 1956.

Number 4 – Cayman Islands

04-Cayman$39,950,000 USD | Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands | Cayman Islands Sotheby’s International Realty

Without doubt Castillo Caribe is one of the finest beachfront estate homes in the world offering every luxury for modern day life with all the lifestyle options one would expect from the Cayman Islands and the Caribbean. Although the Cayman Islands enjoy year-round sunshine and a temperate climate, this benefit is eclipsed in most people’s eyes by the Islands’ offshore status. The Cayman Islands are well known as a financial center on the world’s stage and provide the highest quality of lifestyle available in a tax neutral environment, making it very appealing to people of high net worth to seek residency here.

Number 3 – France

03.FrancePrice Upon Request | Cannes, France | Côte d’Azur  Sotheby’s International Realty

Belonging to a collection of exclusive and legendary properties on the French Riviera, the ‘Castle of la Croix des Gardes’ is at once the largest estate in the area, and unequivocally the most outstanding.’La Croix des Gardes’ is positioned just a few minutes from the port of Cannes and the ‘Palais des Festivals’, and proudly stands overlooking the historic region that resonates with the glorious 19th century heritage of the French Riviera.

Number 2 – Turks & Caicos

02-TCI$25,000,000 USD | Providenciales, Turks & Caicos | Turks & Caicos Sotheby’s International Realty

Turtle Tail Estate is a dynamic, spectacular compound to completely fall in love with and is without peer on Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Islands. The newly completed estate combines the personalization of a custom home with the amenities of an ultra-luxury resort, elevated on a magnificent private over four-acre peninsula all its own.

Number 1 – New York

01-NY$70,000,000 USD | New York, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage

This spectacular 14-room duplex apartment is situated high atop the prestigious Pierre Hotel on Fifth Avenue. Featuring a meticulous triple mint renovation and boasting extraordinary 360 degree views of Central Park and the Manhattan skyline, this elegant trophy residence is absolute perfection.

Discover luxury real estate from around the world on sothebysrealty.com


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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Second Week in October 2016

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home.

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CHF 10’400’000 CHF | St Moritz, Switzerland | St. Moritz Sotheby’s International Realty

“This 300 year-old house, designed in the traditional style of the Engadine region in the Swiss Alps, has just undergone a three-year-long renovation and is now equipped with a Balthaupt kitchen full of Gaggenau and Siemens appliances.”

What a $10 Million Ski Chalet Looks Like at Three Major Global Resorts – Bloomberg

Tuscany’s Vineyard Homes – Wall Street Journal

This Legendary Lakefront Tahoe Estate Once Belonged to Howard Hughes – Mansion Global

Sotheby’s International Realty Beats Zillow and Realtor.com to 3D – Inman News

East of Geneva, a Chateau with an Aristocratic Past – The New York Times

Five Properties for Sale with Extraordinary Pools – Financial Times

The Key from Ben Franklin’s Kite Experiment Opened this Front Door – New York Post

3 Extraordinary Eco-Friendly Homes for Sale Right Now – Architectural Digest

For Sale: 7 Beautiful Homes in Delaware – The Week

A Montana Ranch with the Rustic Appeal of an Elevated Cabin in the Woods – Mansion Global

Five Wine Estates or Properties with Vineyards – Financial Times

Modern Farmhouses: California Wine Country’s New Must-Have Homes – Wall Street Journal

Beautiful Victorian Mansions for Sale Around the World – Architectural Digest

Flocking to the San Juan Islands – Mansion Global

House Hunting in… Spain – The New York Times

Wealthy Chinese Buyers are a Growing Force in U.S. Real Estate Markets – The Washington Post

It’s in the Numbers: Luck and Superstition Sell Luxury Real Estate – Mansion Global

Cartier ‘Sky Blue Diamond’ Ring Could Fetch $25 Million – Forbes


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In Tune: Musical Homes | Grand Estates Near Music Festivals

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There is nothing quite like live music to awaken the soul.  Music festivals are held all over the world, offering audiences a respite from everyday life and the opportunity to take in live music of all genres.  As we conclude our “In Tune: Musical Homes” series, explore inspiring residences near music festivals around the world.

Coachella

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is perhaps one of the most widely-recognized music festivals in America.  Originally founded in 1999, Coachella has since set the stage for music festivals as a destination.  Held in the desert in Indio, California, the event grounds feature art installations, sculptures and several performance stages where artists from all different genres come to perform.

01 California

$2,155,000 USD | Indio, California | HOM Sotheby’s International Realty

CaliforniaA Tuscan-inspired lakefront estate in Indio, California, this property is located just north of the Coachella festival grounds.  Set on Shadow Lake, the five-bedroom home seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor living and features a 2,000-square-foot covered patio with fireplace, BBQ area and wet bar, all overlooking the water.  The home was constructed with the finest materials and features natural wood and stone finishes throughout.

Montreux Jazz Festival

The Montreux Jazz Festival is one of the largest jazz festivals in the world.  The festival takes place in Switzerland annually and was originally founded in 1967.  While jazz music remains an integral part of the festival, the event has since expanded to include all genres of music including blues, soul and rock.

02 Switzerland

CHF 15’900’000 CHF | Montreux, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

Switzerland – Set in the mountains in close proximity to the Montreux Jazz Festival, this Swiss estate sprawls more than 9,500 square-feet.   The residence includes six bedrooms, five full-bathrooms and three half-bathrooms and boasts sweeping, uninterrupted views of the nearby mountains.  Set in the village of Chernex, the property also features an outdoor swimming pool, patio and tennis court.

SXSW

Founded in 1987, South by Southwest is an annual film, interactive media, music festival and conference event held in Austin, Texas.  SXSW Music, the music component of the event, is one of the world’s largest music festivals, offering a performance platform to over 2,000 artists and musicians from 62 countries.  More than 100 downtown Austin venues serve as the stage for the six-night festival.

03 Texas

$2,600,000 USD | Austin, Texas | Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty

Texas – Situated in the heart of Austin, this penthouse apartment overlooks the city and is just steps away from the excitement of SXSW.  The property is being offered white box and can be customized for its residents.  The penthouse spans over 4,300 square-feet and includes three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an 842-square-foot balcony with a nana-wall, allowing for an indoor/outdoor living experience.

Rhythm and Alps

Rhythm and Alps is a New Year’s Eve music festival held in Cardrona Valley, New Zealand.  The event is the South Island sister-festival to Rhythm and Vines, which was founded in 2003 as a way to bring in the New Year with entertainment provided by New Zealand musicians.  The festival has since grown to host globally recognized artists and from a local crowd of 1,800 to an international 25,000-person sell-out.

04 New Zealand

Price Upon Request | Wanaka, New Zealand | New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty

New Zealand – Located just north of the Rhythm and Alps music festival, this modern manor was completed in 2008.  The property is set near Lake Wanaka and boasts breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains.  The light-filled home comprises four bedrooms, including an en suite master bedroom, outdoor entertaining space, outdoor fireplace and lush gardening.

Sónar

Sónar is an annual three-day electronic and dance music festival held in Barcelona, Spain.  The event is broken into two parts, Sónar by Day, with concerts and DJ showcases, and Sónar by Night, with live shows and DJ sets.  The festival was founded in 1994 to bring together talent across all areas of music and production.

05 Spain

4.750.000€ EUR | Barcelona, Spain | Barcelona & Costa Brava Sotheby’s International Realty

Spain – With inspiring sea views, this refined Spanish estate is set on 1,700 square-meters in Barcelona, home to the Sónar music festival.  The sprawling property spans over 8,900 square-feet.  The home features seven bedrooms, five bathrooms, lush gardens and an outdoor swimming pool.

See the rest of our “In Tune: Musical Homes” series here!


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Europe | Small Countries, Great Properties

Comprising approximately 50 countries, Europe is a continent that enjoys a cornucopia of flavorful heritage, culture and size. Home to countries as large as Russia and as small as Vatican City, let’s explore some of the countries that are diminutive in dimension, but suffer no shortage in what they have to offer!

Switzerland

SwitzerlandCHF 6’900’000 CHF | Montreux, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

Founded in 1291, the Swiss Confederation is the result of a process of rapprochement between the different cantons, separated from one another by their languages and their religions, respectively Catholic and Protestant.

Switzerland has always been the Eldorado of world leaders. This little country offers its residents an unparalleled quality of life, thanks to, among other things, its strong Swiss franc, its stability and its socio-economic security.   Surrounded by mountains, with some of the most popular ski resorts, Switzerland boasts luxuriant countryside made up of parks, forests, lakes and breathtaking vistas.

Ideally served for worldwide travel, the country has two international airports, located in Geneva and Zurich.   Basel, Bern and Lausanne also add their dynamism to the nation, which can boast of being open to culture, thanks to the famous ‘Art Basel’, among other events.   Education is also a strong point, with many private schools and well-known universities situated in all parts of the country.

Luxembourg

LuxembourgPrice Upon Request | Bridel, Luxembourg | Luxembourg Sotheby’s International Realty

The Grand Duchy has won praise as one of the top ranking countries in the world in terms of quality of life, healthcare and education. Its advantageous fiscal system attracts corporations and individuals alike.

Classified as a Unesco World Heritage Site, the capital in an all-encompassing and captivating experience. The sought after residential areas such as Belair, Limpertsberg, Petrusse and Merl are home to fast-paced environments within walking distance to restaurants, shops and galleries. One can find here a variety of architectural styles from Belle Époque Villas to contemporary town houses, modern homes and historic loft conversions. Consistent economic growth and a stable political environment make Luxembourg a natural destination for a sound real estate investment. A harmonious melting pot of over 150 nationalities make Luxembourg a small country that considers itself home to the world.

Malta

Malta2.600.000 € EUR | Kappara, Malta | Malta Sotheby’s International Realty

Despite being among the smallest Mediterranean islands, Malta’s strategic location in the heart of the Mediterranean captured the attention of numerous powerful rulers and kingdoms throughout the ages and brought them to its shores. All the traditions, beliefs and legacies left behind by each of these rulers donned Malta its unique character and made the island the cultural melting pot that it is today.

Malta’s eventful story is characterized by international trade, significant sieges, wars and a population that adapted itself to the moving times. Today Malta is an island with a remarkable heritage and much to look forward to against the Mediterranean backdrop of year round sun and warmth. Now independent with a thriving service-based economy, it continues to attract foreigners due to its attractive lifestyle offering, particularly as it becomes increasingly diverse and economically advanced. In August 2015, Malta relaunched its citizenship scheme – the Individual Investor Program (IIP), which saw considerable investment placed into the country by wealthy third country nationals.

Principality of Monaco

Monaco7.200.000 € EUR | Monaco | C.I.C. Immobilier Monte-Carlo Sotheby’s International Realty

The Principality of Monaco’s location on the French Riviera, its Casino, high society and exceptional events make it the ideal destination for a romantic stay or for a lifetime residence.

Monaco’s economy is dynamic and future-oriented. An independent state in the heart of Europe, Monaco offers to investors and entrepreneurs an exceptional, secure infrastructure combined with advantages of an attractive fiscal system.

The Principality enjoys very mild winters and remarkably sunny summers with close proximity to Southern Alps ski slopes and all main European capitals. The infrastructure allows the many local financial institutions to respond to the demands of international clientele. The Principality of Monaco is one of the safest places on Earth with one police officer for every 100 residents and 24-hour video surveillance. The Principality of Monaco police department is amongst the most modern and efficient in Europe.

Principality of Andorra

 

1.200.000 € EUR | Canillo, Andorra | Andorra Sotheby’s International Realty

The Principality of Andorra is one of the most alluring destinations in the world for those looking to buy a home.

Famous for its more than 300 kilometers of ski slopes, the country also offers incredible scenery and views that magically change with the seasons. Its privacy and high quality of life place it as one of the safest countries in the world. Andorra remains a quiet country without losing the flashes of modernity of the best European cities.

The new and modern legal and fiscal framework makes it interesting for companies as well as for private individuals, especially High Net-Worth Individuals and those internationally renowned in sports, culture or science.

The luxury real estate market offers a huge variety of homes; from rustic countryside chalets to modern city penthouse living all in a price range which is highly competitive with any other place around the world, Andorra is undoubtedly the jewel in the Pyrenees, one of the smallest countries in Europe and the World, but full of great opportunities!

Andorra_SocialMediaThis guest blog was provided by Andorra Sotheby’s International with the help of Cardis Sotheby’s International Realty, Luxembourg Sotheby’s International Realty, Malta Sotheby’s International Realty and C.I.C. Immobilier Monte-Carlo Sotheby’s International Realty