Sotheby’s Realty achieves $108 billion in global sales volume for 2017

The Sotheby’s International Realty brand also reported growth across its global network. At year-end, the network totaled nearly 950 offices and approximately 22,000 sales associates worldwide.

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Five ideas to make your living room unforgettable

There are no fixed rules to organize and decorate a contemporary living room, but if there was ever a room in the house to personalize more than the rest, this is undoubtedly the most appropriate. Here we present you our ideas to give a new touch to your living room. Continue reading

New life for an ancient chapel

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Formerly it was known as the Chapel of Sant Marc, but for some years, an excellent reform has given it a new opportunity: to become a unique home in an idyllic corner of the Costa Brava. Incredible, right?

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International tourism likes Spain

Sagrada Familia

Those of us who live in Spain know about the cultural, historical and natural heritage of the country. We boast of good judgment when it comes to enjoying life: the summers on the beach and the winters on the ski slopes, the aperitifs on the terraces and the endless nights, the popular activities on the streets and the author’s works. Unquestionably, the indicators of tourism during 2017 reaffirm that the citizens of the world also want to live intensively our Spanish feeling. Continue reading

New Year’s curiosities in different countries of the world

Happy New Year

The celebration of the New Year in different countries is connected with traditions that have been preserved for centuries. Already our oldest predecessors believed that the way they received the New Year would be the way they would live during each of their days. Nowadays, different “rituals” are put into practice in different countries in order to attract good luck, prosperity and well-being.

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7 Ideas that inspire a minimalist house

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Minimalism is a trend of architecture characterized by the extreme simplicity of its forms that emerged in New York in the late sixties. Its founding principle is forceful: “less is more”.

Minimalism gives great importance to space and focuses its attention on pure and simple forms. Another aspect that defines this current is its tendency to absolute monochrome in the floors, ceilings and walls. In the end, the accessories give a touch of color to the space.

Here you have 7 ideas for your home to breathe minimalism.

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The Russian buyer comes on vacation and stays to live

Sea View Costa Brava

Russia is one of the countries whose inhabitants are among the top ten in the purchase of real estate in Spain, especially in the most exclusive towns of the Costa Brava. In the last decade, the Costa Brava led the birth of the Russian market in Spain, becoming its destination par excellence.

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Five best plans for this autumn in Catalonia

In the fall, we relive the fresh aroma of the forests and with that the activities that accompany these months. It is a station painted in ocher, yellow and green. Thanks to the moderate temperatures, it becomes the ideal time to enjoy your plans both outdoor and indoor.

Here, the five best plans to enjoy the autumn in Catalonia, a region with a rich contrasting architecture that gives a unique personality to its customs, its traditions and its inhabitants.

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4 benefits of living in front of the sea on the Costa Brava

Having a beachfront home is one of the most recurring dreams. The idea of ​​leaving the hustle and bustle of the city and settle in a place, where the calm and the feeling of freedom are part of the day-to-day, responds to the deepest desires.

The offer of houses and apartments for sale on the Costa Brava is abundant and varied in terms of qualities, styles and prices, thus, finding the home of your dreams is a matter of time. Here are the 4 benefits of living by the sea:

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Empuriabrava | Live between canals

Canals of Empuriabrava

Its 24 kilometers of waterways make this beautiful town “The Catalan Venice“. Empuriabrava is one of the most visited places on the Costa Brava, especially by tourists of French, German and Dutch nationality who bet on having their second residence in this emblematic region. The city is located in the Gulf of Roses and surrounded by the Parc Natural dels Aiguamolls de l’Empordà in the Catalan Alt Empordà region, next to the renowned urban centers of Cadaqués, Roses and L’Escala.

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