Welcome to the latest edition of the MTLH eMagazine. In this edition the “View from the Bridge” look at what’s REALLY driving Australian property prices, plus there’s articles on the designers behind this years Swarovski Crystal Palace, what factors influence high-net-worth individual’s when buying their homes, plus there’s an iPhone app for foreclosures, a pasta fresca recipe from Tuscany, and a stunning Cape Town apartment. Enjoy and all the best, Michael Marquette & Simon Turner.
“I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.”
– Marilyn Monroe
DESIGN & TRENDS
The Designers Behind 2010 Swarovski Crystal Palace
For 2010, the talents of five outstanding designers has been called upon to design a crystalline reinterpretation of the traditional chandelier. This years show features a series of rooms, where visitors will find the work of each designer encapsulated within various palatial backdrops.
High-Net-Worth Individuals: Why they Buy
We look at the factors that influence HNWI’s purchase of their primary residence, and what most agents believe – proximity to schools and transport – are both bottom of the list.
Michael Marquette’s “VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE”
What’s Really Driving Australian Property Prices?
Michael looks at the factors that are REALLY driving Australian property prices, and an undersupply of real estate is not one of them. Instead, he focuses on the the changing nature of demographics, driven not just by prices but also demographics.
Luxury Cape Town Apartment
In the heart of Cape Town’s Victoria and Alfred Waterfront sits one of Africa’s most exclusive and luxurious pieces of real estate. This three bedroom four bathroom 491 m2 penthouse like apartment over looks the picturesque yacht basin.
The Indian Property Market
It’s economy is flourishing, with GDP in 2010 estimated to at $1,339 USD billion (IMF forecast) it is ranked the 12th largest in the world (ahead of Australia which is 13th) and it’s population is booming, currently the 2nd largest in the world at 1,140 million (2008 World Bank estimate).
The Complete Realty Suite app lists 1.6 million property listings throughout the USA, and allows you to quickly find the most distressed real estate markets.
“What I Love About Cudal”
Located near Orange in New South Wales, the owner of the historic homestead”Wallendoon” explains what she loves about the town of Cudal.
This recipe is the third in our series direct from the Tuscan restaurant of Castello di Casole.
Luxury Homes Around The World
We’re pleased to present to you the current worldwide listings of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes. Simply select the region your interested in: Africa, The Americas, Asia, Australia & New Zealand, Europe, The Middle East, South Pacific or view all listings.
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Michael Marquette & Simon Turner
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