Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Val Kilmer’s Pecos River Ranch Back On The Market

October 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Earlier this year actor Val Kilmer fought for the right to use get his Pecos River Ranch in New Mexico approved as a bed and breakfast. After he made a public apology for some unfavorable comments he made about life in New Mexico including a quote in Rolling Stone magazine about how he lived in [...]

Spending Returns to the Luxury Market or Please Pass the Ferragamos

October 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Wearing the same pair of Manolo’s may have been fine for 2009, but frugality and self-denial has simply grown tiresome for the wealthiest Americans and the nouveau riche Chinese. Global sales of luxury items are beating expectations, according to the results of a new study. People, this is seriously good news! While the fact that [...]

Sunday at the Flea Market

October 18, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

Still buzzed on all of the inspiration we found in Paris, my mom and I headed to the Market Hall in Dallas this morning to visit the Buchanan Flea Market after my grandma called us about it. It was a last minute field trip but I am soo glad we went. I can't get all [...]

International Luxury Travel Market Will See a Bevy of Luxury Hotels and Resorts

October 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The new Healing Lounge being sponsored by Healing Hotels of the World at this year’s International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM)will have the theme ‘Healing Body, Mind and Soul, Healing Beauty’. This event will be held from December 6-9 at Cannes. Debbie Joslin, Exhibition Director at ILTM tells us: “We are aware of the enormous popularity [...]

Rebound in the Realty Market Sees the Launch of Premium Projects in Bangalore

October 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The realty market that was down in the dumps during the economic crisis is bouncing back with a vengeance and home buyers are on a shopping spree again. And it is the high end homes with 5 star amenities that is seeing the most action. The new breed of luxury homes offers home theatre lounge, [...]

Chagall’s Bestiaire et Musique Sets a New Record in Asian Art Market

October 12, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

With the growing affluence and the economic muscle of Asia the region is increasingly wielding more influence in the global art market. The most recent example was witnessed in Korea. Auction house Seoul Auction sold “Bestiaire et Musique,” a 1969 oil painting typical of Chagall’s whimsical style, to an unidentified Asian buyer. The auctioneers claimed [...]

Volkswagon Gears Up to Increase its Share in the US Market

October 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

VW is leaving no stones unturned to whizz past Toyota Motors as the leading automobile seller in the world. Its latest move in this plan is the introduction of Audi A8, VW’s latest salvo. Coming with a price tag of $90,000, this car will come to the US markets this November. This will be their [...]

The Unstoppable Rise of the Indian Luxury Market: Lessons on the Way Up

October 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Luxury Goods Forum 2010 (7 October, New Delhi) attests the emergence of India as a new international luxury shopping hub. India today is fast becoming a new world of modern luxury. The country now teems with luxurious international brands, spurring the ascent of an Indian luxury market. One does not need to travel abroad to [...]

ITLM and ttgluxury Will Participate in This Year’s World Travel Market Event

October 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

If industry expects and nations can meet over to discuss economy downturns and global warming issues, luxury kings were also driven to a point tobelieve that even luxe lifestyle needs that kind of brainstorming. Just like we have WTO, World Travel Market brings forth issues and discussions pertaining to luxury travel in UK. The prestigious [...]

World’s smallest apartment goes on the market for £43,000

October 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A former porter’s closet, which is being said to be the world’s smallest apartment, has now gone on the market for a cool £43,000 ($68,490 at the time of writing). The central Rome apartment measures a mere five square meters (55 sq ft) and is located on the Piazza di Sant’ Ignazio in the heart [...]