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London's luxury housing market has started to slow after several years of soaring price growth, estate agents warn.
Luxury brands are mulling more inflation-busting price rises, in the face of strong foreign exchange headwinds and changing Chinese shopping habits.
London has the most billionaires of any city in the world, according a new list.
In a riveting column on Doug Gollan's wealth site, Roxanne Génier explains how her work as a yacht crew member resembled her stint in the Canadian naval reserve.
Dr. Dre is super rich by any measure. And the co-founder of Beats, the headphones and music-streaming service, is about to get even richer...but does it get him to $1 billion?
Real estate brokers say last year saw a frenzy of buying for homes in the $5 million range, but demand is shifting to the even more expensive homes.
The impressionist-modern sale at Sotheby's was one of the worst since the financial crisis. More than 30 percent of the lots failed to sell at their minimum price.
For those with a fixed view of what it means to be a U.S. millionaire, the first-ever CNBC Millionaire Survey serves up some surprises.
How well do you know the habits and mind-set of America's millionaires? Test your knowledge against data from CNBC's first-ever Millionaire Survey.
The rich plan to spend more in 2014. On their wish list: Vacations, home improvement and cars. Fashion and collectibles are not as coveted.
The wealthy plan to put nearly half of their investment dollars into these sectors this year, the CNBC Millionaire Survey revealed.
The first-ever CNBC Millionaire Survey shows that nearly two-thirds support higher taxes on the wealthy to close the income gap in America.
About $2 billion worth of art is expected to sell during the spring auction season.
There's a new in high-end real estate: highly produced mini-movies that tout the property.
It wasn't that long ago that a $50 million home sale was big news. Now, $100 million home sales are becoming a monthly occurrence.
Hedge fund manager Barry Rosenstein has purchased the most expensive house in America, an 18-acre beachfront home in the Hamptons on New York's Long Island.
Even the developer of the opulent building warned that some asking prices in Britain were unsustainable.
Crowdfunding was created to be democratic and all-inclusive. So what are celebrities like Shaq doing raising money on Indiegogo and Kickstarter?
Here's why househunters in Miami, Chicago and... Lagos had better get ready for their dream homes to get pricier.
City dwellers can sit and sip on a $100 Champagne Cream Tea built for two at Manhattan's Peacock restaurant, according to a report.
Many put off retirement planning or think it's too late, but investors at any age can take steps to secure their futures.
As advisor practices evolve beyond investments, more are taking on the tricky task of end-of-life decisions for clients.
Many advisors steer clients to municipal bonds as safe, tax-smart investments, but they can carry some unforeseen risks.