History & Culture,Luxury Living,Malta,Malta Lifestyle,Malta Luxury Real Estate News

Valletta High Amongst Top 10 European Destinations of 2015

30 Apr , 2015  

Aerial view of the capital city of Valletta, Malta.

The Maltese capital has ranked high amongst the Top 10 European Destinations of 2015. In an online poll organised by European Best Destinations,  Valletta beat cities such as Vienna, Rome, Milan, Barcelona and even Paris and London. Around 244,696 voters participated over 3 weeks and Valletta ranked 4th. European Best Destinations refer to Valletta as […]

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International Luxury Real Estate News,Real Estate News

Global Ultra Wealthy Population Hold Nearly US$3 Trillion In Owner-Occupied Residential Real Estate Assets

29 Apr , 2015  

Global Ultra Wealthy Population Hold Nearly US$3 Trillion In Owner-Occupied Residential Real Estate Assets

This week Malta Sotheby’s International Realty proudly announced Sotheby’s International Realty’s partnership with Wealth-X to provide valuable insights into today’s luxury real estate market and the buying behaviors of the ultra-high net worth consumer. Nearly US$3 trillion of the world’s private wealth is held in owner-occupied residential properties, a value greater than the GDP of […]

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International Luxury Real Estate News,Malta Luxury Real Estate News,Malta SIR,Malta SIR Office,Real Estate News

Malta SIR’s network to grow following opening of new Rome and Poland offices

29 Apr , 2015  

Sotheby' s International Realty

Sotheby’s International Realty continues to expand its global network following the official opening of new offices in Poland and Rome, that took place during the EMEA event in the Italian capital. This new development is deemed as a great success for the brand and was also featured prominently in the latest global newsletter sent to […]

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Malta Lifestyle,Malta Luxury Real Estate News,Real Estate News,Relocating to Malta

Malta’s Metropolis – Island on the Rise

27 Apr , 2015  

View from Metropolis Building

Malta’s aspirations are literally high and on the rise as along this last couple of years, the island has built up much anticipation with regards to the Metropolis development project. This multi-million project is set to be carried out in Gżira, an up and coming area with much potential to become a central business and […]

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Localities,Malta,Malta Lifestyle,Malta SIR,Real Estate News

Dream Homes from Round the World – Significant Sales 2015 Vol. 1

24 Apr , 2015  

Sotheby's International Realty Significant Sales Vol.1

Irrespective of our unique lifestyles, acquiring our dream home must be a desire shared by all. For this year’s first edition of Significant Sales, Sotheby’s International Realty®  has compiled an extraordinary collection of properties from various locations around the world that were sold to their new tenants along the first months of this year. The breathtaking […]

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Malta

Saving the Land by Stopping Illegalities

23 Apr , 2015  

Maltese countryside and open land.

Another way of investing in our land other than encouraging planned and purposeful development is mitigating illegal land development. The Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) has taken a stance against illegal development in Malta that is proving to be highly effective. During January and February of this year, 185 cases of illegal land development […]

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Relocating to Malta,Retirement in Malta,Tax & Residency

Some things to consider if you’re a UK national moving to Malta

16 Apr , 2015  

Property in the South of Malta

Alongside an imminent price rise in houses in Britain (The Economist) and several other factors to take into account in considering moving to Malta, your domicile status and subjectivity to UK inheritance tax should also feature in the picture. It is useful to know that neither permanently leaving the UK nor living in Malta automatically […]

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International Luxury Real Estate News

Realogy Named as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute for Fourth Year in a Row

8 Apr , 2015  

luxury-property

Malta Sotheby’s International Realty this week announced that Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services, today announced that the company has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, […]

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Malta Luxury Real Estate News,Retirement in Malta

UK Pension Reform Creates Ideal Case Scenario for Maltese Property Market

8 Apr , 2015  

portomaso-luxury-property

After UK Chancellor George Osborne announced last March that existing retirees would be allowed to cash in their pensions, the reform has now come into effect. In an article featuring the implications of this reform, Bloomberg Business outlines that this great move will allow 5 million people who have already retired to collect their proceeds […]

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