- ISBN 9780500514177
- 31.00 x 25.00 cm
- 150 Illustrations, 140 in colour
- First published 2008
‘Interiors to die for’ – Woman & Home
'As well as stunning images, the book also includes a useful guide to types of luxury property … how to buy them and what to pay' – The Daily Telegraph
This wonderful book showcases twenty of the world’s most luxurious properties, from historic French château to downtown New York loft, from palatial London residence to enchanting Moroccan oasis, from vast Florida oceanfront estate to tranquil Bahamian island home.
All amenities – home gyms, libraries, tennis courts and swimming pools, as well as designer décor and antique furnishings – are lavishly covered, giving an exclusive entrée into this ultra-glamorous world.
Offering substance as well as unbelievable style, property expert Alexander V. G. Kraft also contributes a lively introduction with the historical and social background to the development of the luxury real-estate market, while his extensive property guide spells out the do’s and don’ts of investing in prime property.
Complete with a foreword by Donald J. Trump and an afterword by Henriette von Bohlen und Halbach, this is an unforgettable look at a spectacularly opulent world.
Alexander V. G. Kraft is Chairman and CEO of Sotheby’s International Realty France – Monaco. A world-renowned expert on luxury real estate, he has lived and worked as an executive in many countries around the globe, and is currently resident in Monaco with additional homes in Paris, Cannes, Zurich and Berlin.