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Victorian Townhouse at the Edge of a Private Park in Boston's South End
Mansion Global 
This six-level Victorian in the South End of Boston has direct, keyed access to Montgomery Park, a private mid-block green space that’s only open to adjacent residents.

Should You Decorate for the Holidays if Your Home Is on the Market
Freshome
‘Tis the season to be jolly, but should your home reflect the joy of the season if you’re also trying to sell it? If you love to decorate for the holidays, missing out on this once-a-year opportunity might sound like torture. 

Bugari Launches 26.51 Metre F86 Yacht
Boat International
Italian yard Bugari has launched its latest 26.51 metre F86 yacht. Sporting exterior design and interior styling by Filippo Salvetti,

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Far beyond the allure of its gourmet food and romantic walks around the Eiffel Tower, the charisma of Paris attracts globetrotters the world over for being a mecca of rich culture, history and internationalism—and its investment opportunities reflect it.

Our most recent report on residential properties in Paris indicates a strong market outlook with the number of property sales rising by 17 percent year-over-year. Compared to sales prices in the previous year, the amount per square foot has and will continue to grow this year due to positive economic conditions, low-level interest rates and increasing demand from international investors.

Engel & Völkers Paris

Engel & Völkers Paris

Engel & Völkers Paris

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

As Veterans Day approaches, we honor and remember the men and women who risked their lives for the preservation of the free world, so that we may live in the safety and security of our own homes.

As many are aware, transitioning back into civilian life is often a daunting journey for Veterans and military families, which is why Veterans United Home Loans has released its third annual report of the 50 Best Cities for Veteran Homebuyers. In honor and support of these heroes, the ranking details the top Veteran-friendly cities in the United States to help the nation’s military community find their own place to call home.

Veterans United compared the 100 most populated U.S. cities based on four key dimensions: Economic

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Millennials Would Rather Buy Real Estate From an Influencer Than an Agent
The Real Deal
If you’re trying to help a millennial with real estate, you might be better off being an influencer than an agent.

HENRYs: One of the Greatest High-Earning Segments in Real Estate 
RISMedia
Who is HENRY? The acronym, which stands for High Earners Not Rich Yet, represents a segment of the consumer population, made up primarily of millennial and young Gen X homebuyers who earn over $100,000 per year. 

Buyer Cuts a Deal for Napier Simpson Estate House in King City
The Globe and Mail
Shoppers seeking grand estates with large acreages were drawn to this three-bedroom bungalow sitting on a 9.9-acre lot less than a 30-minute drive north of Toronto’s Pearson

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Speaking to any Nassuvian (the local term for a resident of Nassau, Bahamas) and before long you’ll hear them refer to some place or happening that occurred “Out East” or “Out West”, as if they’re a cowboy on the frontier. 

Nassau is generally divided into these two distinct sections in the minds of most locals and long-term visitors: the East, once the place where the wealthy landed families settled and established grand waterfront homes, and the less densely-populated West, most famously home to the exclusive Lyford Cay and Old Fort Bay upscale communities, and more recently, the modern, fitness-focused Albany residential and resort development. 

Eastern promise



Eastern Road is a colorful winding road leading to Palm Cay & Port New Providence

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Millennials Prefer ‘Influencers’ Over Agents When it Comes to Real Estate
Inman 
A majority of millennials said they would consider hiring one as a real estate agent, according to a new study.

Brokers Turn to Services Amid Pull From 100-Percent Models
RISMedia
As the business model for real estate brokerages continues to evolve, commission structures have emerged as a hard line of demarcation. 

Engel & Völkers Retail Shop to Market Planes, Boats and Real Estate
The Real Deal New York
The firm inked a lease last week for 1,300 square feet at 430 Park Avenue, according to Stuart Siegel, president and CEO of Engel & Völkers New York Real Estate.

French-Style Chateau in California’s Hidden Valley
Mansion Global
The gated estate is one of 12 in the

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Alex Jupp - Agent Photo

Alex Jupp

Luxury Real Estate Advisor

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Alex Jupp earned his real estate license almost ten years ago in the peak of the worst economy the modern world has experienced. In March 2009, the US stock market dropped to its lowest point of 6,594.44 and as goes the US economy so does The Bahamas', where it is said to be 6 months behind. Real estate sales at the time were virtually non-existent.

Things have certainly changed a lot since then. “This is the most opportunistic time in the market that I have seen,” says Alex. “Buyers and Sellers feel like it is the right time to make a move in their lives. Whether it's young professionals making their first investment

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By the Engel & Völkers Team 

Halloween may be one of the most fun and lively holidays of the year, giving you and your friends full reign to explore your creative (and spooky) side. Often, however, traditional decor lives up to being shabby instead of sophisticated. With the help of ELLE Decor, here's some festive, but oh-so-chic, inspiration if you're looking to move beyond Halloween stretch cobweb and plastic skeletons for your decor. 

Dark & Decadent Desserts 

Rich dark chocolate desserts are always a foolproof crowd pleaser. Top them with enchanting fall florals to prove you're the neighborhood expert on all things glamorous—and delicious. 

Statement Pumpkins 

The statement pumpkin is today's reinvented jack-o'-lantern, but all the

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Original research from global real estate brand finds that Millennial HENRYs are creating their own definition of luxury and increasingly turning to online influencers when considering a purchase

Engel & Völkers today released the results of an original study, “Meet HENRY: Influencing The Next Generation of Wealth”. HENRY, an acronym that stands for High Earners Not Rich Yet, represents a niche demographic subset of Millennials and the youngest members of Gen X who have an annual household income of more than $100,000 and the greatest earning potential. For this study, Engel & Völkers surveyed more than 1,000 Millennial HENRYs (born between 1982 and 1999) about their definitions of luxury, the key factors that influence their purchasing decisions, and

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Natasha Vythoulkas

Luxury Real Estate Advisor

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Driven by a strong buyer market for modern contemporary living and first class amenities, the islands of New Providence and Paradise Island are experiencing a boom in new condo construction. Natasha Vythoulkas is a luxury real estate advisor with Engel & Völkers in the capital Nassau and a specialist in new condominium developments and is very excited about where she sees the market at the moment.

For almost two decades Natasha has been one of The Bahamas’ most successful luxury real estate advisors, working with buyers and sellers of luxury homes and condos on Nassau and Paradise Island. "In most

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