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  • UHNW Consumers - New Trends In The Luxury Real Estate Market

    Posted 1 week ago
    In August 2015, surprising growth statistics emerged regarding real estate purchase trends of the elusive UHNWI (the Ultra High Net Worth Individual) demographic. Though this group’s asset base is $30M and up, their purchase behaviors have been diff...
  • Five Important Sales From the 2015 Monterey Auctions

    Posted 1 week ago
    Monterey is the biggest auction event of the year, and in 2015 no less than seven companies conducted auctions there. There were some big no-sales this year and it has been said that overall auction activity is leveling off after several years of huge gro...
  • The wristwatch: From a necessity to an accessory

    Posted 2015-07-28
    The story of the wristwatch is a both remarkable and interesting story. It all started as an instrument for soldiers in the 1880s to coordinate attacks without the enemy intercepting any signals, which prove to be a very efficient tool on the battlefield....
  • Cadillac to Introduced a Long Wheelbase Flagship Called the CT8 in 2015

    Posted 2015-07-28
    Few automobile manufacturers have seen a bigger resurgence in recent times than Cadillac. Once “The Standard of the World” and builders of some of the biggest, most expensive and most luxurious cars in the world, Cadillac ended the twentieth c...
  • Surf and Serenity on Hawaii’s Garden Island

    Posted 2015-06-30
    Rainbows, waterfalls, secret beaches, scenic mountains and lush green valleys are among the vistas residents enjoy from their Kauai homes. The Hawaiian Islands’ fourth largest with the fitting “Garden Island” nickname is also its norther...
  • British Sports Car Manufacturer TVR is Back From the Dead

    Posted 2015-06-26
    TVRs were never the all-out fastest cars. They were never the most advanced, nor were they the best looking. They most certainly weren’t the most reliable, either, but TVRs always had personality in spades and they typically offered savage performan...
  • Greece is the Word: Ancient Islands Await

    Posted 2015-05-26
    Beauty, beaches and the birth of civilization.  It’s no wonder Greece has inspired mankind since, well, ancient civilization. Find yourself on a Greek island beach kissed by the azure waters of the Aegean or Ionian seas and you’re bound ...
  • The Honda NSX: 25 Years and Two Amazing Supercars

    Posted 2015-05-26
    For 10 long years, Honda Motor Co. left the world without an NSX, and we were worse off for it. The NSX did for supercars what the Mazda Miata did for small roadsters. It showed that you could own an exotic mid-engined supercar and use it comfortably ever...
  • Traverse City: Great Lakes Splendor meets food and local wine

    Posted 2015-04-28
    Food and wine aficionados are following the lead of acclaimed chef Mario Batali and HGTV star Carter Oosterhouse in recognizing Traverse City as a place to love and live. Batali, a self-professed big fan of this foodie town in northern Michigan, has joi...
  • The classic Porsche 911 Market Continues to Surprise

    Posted 2015-04-28
    They call the Corvette “America’s Sports Car”. If you were to use that same type of phrasing for Germany or even all of Europe, the car to settle on would probably have to be the Porsche 911. In production for over half a century now, it...