View Property: News Recap for August 8, 2013

These week’s news recap includes a record-breaking sale at the Ritz Carlton Residences Bangkok, a new record asking price at the Residences at Mandarin Oriental Boston, a new CEO for Four Seasons, Laura Ashley’s new hotel brand, a buyout for Commune Hotels, and new projects for Cartagena, Columbia, Knoxville, Tennessee, and Cairns, Australia!

Sale at Ritz-Carlton Residences Breaks Record in Bangkok

Delano-branded Condo-Hotel Coming to Cartagena, Colombia

Cairns, Australia to Get A$4.2 billion Casino Resort Aimed at Chinese Gamblers

Glass Facade In the Works at Baccarat Residences New York

Atlanta Luxury Market Improving

$13.5 million Home at Residences at Mandarin Oriental Boston The City’s Most Expensive Condo

Construction Getting Started at Giant Los Angeles Mixed-Use Project

New Mixed-Use Hotel and Condo Project Coming to Knoxville, Tennessee

Ritz-Carlton Herzliya Slated To Open Later This Year

Timber Resorts Retained to Manage the Former Ritz-Carlton Club Bachelor Gulch

Changes to FHA Rules Affect Mortgages for Hotel-Residential Properties

The Plaza Hotel Gets New Culinary Director

Renderings Released of Boston’s New 40 Trinity

After 7 Years, Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage Scheduled to Re-Open

New CEO Named for Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts

Pritzker Buys Out Remainder of Commune Hotels & Resorts from Pomerancs

LVMH Buys St. Barth Hotel

Hyatt Focusing on Resorts

Laura Ashley Unveils First Hotel in England

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