Bill Gates takes control at Four Seasons

Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has agreed to sell half of his stake in the luxury hospitality group to the Microsoft mogul’s Cascade Investment LLC for $2.21 billion, valuing the global operation at $10 billion.

LeadingRE launches sustainability campaign

“We want to promote the newest and most exciting properties, initiatives, ideas and businesses making a positive difference for one of the world’s most pressing issues,” says Chris Dietz of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

Leading RE adds 19 global members

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, an international network of independent real estate firms now claims to represent more than 150,000 property agents in over 70 different countries.

Fine & Country moves into Thailand

Former Thorgills Lettings Director Sean Barrett bought into Fine & Country in West London in late 2019; now he’s launching the top-end estate agency brand in Thailand.