Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in December 2016

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

mallorca

€17.000.000 EUR | Mallorca, Spain | Mallorca Sotheby’s International Realty

“This contemporary residence, perched on a steep hill overlooking Mallorca’s Port Andratx, comprises a main building, a guesthouse, and staff quarters.”

What $18 Million Mountain Homes Look Like in Three Countries – Bloomberg.com

Chinese Home Buyers Hunt in Smaller Real-Estate Markets – Wall Street Journal

Pools, Ponds and Front-door Access to Great Barrier Reef for $15M – Mansion Global

For Sale: 6 Extraordinary Homes in Phoenix – The Week

Luxury Ex-Display Home – News.co.au

A Waterfront Ontario Mansion Inspired by the Owner’s World Travels – Mansion Global

Homeowners Hit the Jackpot – Wall Street Journal

D.C.-area’s Most Expensive Homes for Sale – Washington Post

Mexico’s Riviera Maya: Foreign Buyers Boost Home Sales on Yucatan – Financial Times

$2,500,000 Homes in Wyoming, Virginia and California – New York Times

Modern and Charming: These Country Mansions are the Best of Both Worlds – Elle Decor

Manhattan Home Sellers Slow Deals With Dreams of 40% Returns – Bloomberg

Buy Experiences, Not Things: Sotheby’s and IfOnly are Auctioning Once-in-a-Lifetime Adventures and Lessons – Forbes

John Lennon’s ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ Piano, Bob Dylan Lyric Sheets Head to Auction – Rolling Stone