US luxury agents team up to take on Zillow

Major players in The Hamptons, including The Corcoran Group, Sotheby’s International Realty, Saunders & Associates & Brown Harris Stevens, are gearing up to launch their own consumer-facing portal this week

Engel & Völkers appoints new COO

Paloma Pérez Bravo has taken on responsibility for the entire franchise business and all market centre operations in the EMEA region

Paul White of Four Seasons on branded residences & the new world of luxury living

INTERVIEW: One of the biggest names in luxury, Canadian hospitality giant Four Seasons has pioneered the concept and delivery of branded residences since 1985, and now operates 41 such schemes across 19 countries around the world – including the recently-launched Twenty Grosvenor Square in London’s Mayfair; PrimeResi spoke with the man now in charge of the global residential rollout about choosing the right development partners, setting new benchmarks, and the shift in expectations at the top of the market…

Indiabulls sells PCL property arm for £200m

Indian property developer has divested 100% of its stake in the Mandarin Oriental Residences project on Hanover Square to Clivedale Overseas Ltd. Clivedale was launched in 2012 as the UK arm of Indiabulls; it now describes itself as “an independent super-prime developer based in Mayfair, London.”