You will soon be able to rent Richard Branson’s Necker Island on Airbnb

FANCY holidaying like Obama? You soon could with a stay on Richard Branson’s Necker Island. Ever since it’s inception in 2008, Airbnb has become one of the go-to apps for people when they’re travelling. Marketed as a cheaper alternative to… Continue Reading

Beijing smog fails to dampen ongoing appetite for luxury villas as record 8,050 sold in 2016

Beijing smog fails to dampen ongoing appetite for luxury villas as record 8,050 sold in 2016 Beijing’s ongoing serious air problems have failed to dampen its residents ongoing appetite for buying luxury houses in the city, as latest research shows… Continue Reading

Seibu, others develop luxury villas for wealthy foreigners

TOKYO — Seibu Holdings and other Japanese property developers are looking to court wealthy foreign visitors by opening upmarket long-stay facilities in popular Japanese resort areas. Seibu will work with Yokohama real estate agency List on one such development. That company is… Continue Reading