Real estate

ARTHAUS, when life becomes an art

ARTHAUS, when life becomes an art

What would you say about an elegant, modern building that combines luxurious apartments, a boutique hotel and a magnificent art gallery – all in an ideal setting in downtown Ottawa? That’s what DevMcGill is offering, in collaboration with the Ottawa Art Gallery, the University of Ottawa and Groupe Germain. Lovers of culture as well as…

YUL – The Best of Urban Life Right in the Heart of Montréal

YUL – The Best of Urban Life Right in the Heart of Montréal

Located between the effervescent Quartier des spectacles and the vibrant Griffintown, YUL is the most prestigious residential project in downtown Montréal. Led by the Brivia Group and Tianco Group, two renowned real estate promoters, this audacious project will offer magnificent townhouses and condominiums with an unbeatable view over the city, for occupancy in 2017. Experience…

Château les Crostes: Residence of Claire and Félix of Luxembourg

Château les Crostes: Residence of Claire and Félix of Luxembourg

Nestled in the heart of Provence near the picturesque village of Lorgues, this magnificent twelfth-century château is part of a 200-hectare estate, 55 hectares of which are vineyards. Its owners, Princess Claire and Prince Félix of Luxembourg and their adorable daughter Amalia, live there half the year, but Château les Crostes may be rented between May…

Architecture and Nature: A Perfect Match

Architecture and Nature: A Perfect Match

Josée and Claude have built their dream cottage at Saint-Adolphe-d’Howard in the Laurentians. Majestic Lac de la Cabane is the only horizon visible from this veritable haven of peace for all seasons. In 2011, Josée and Claude, the owners, visited one of the many lots of land that one of their friends wanted to sell…

Design and Transparency

Design and Transparency

New Light on an Old English House in a Historic New York Neighbourhood. Architect Ulises Liceaga of the Fractal Architecture agency has created an elegant, luminescent and innovative contemporary residence in the Gramercy Park neighbourhood. The result: he is the winner of the Ceramics d’Italie prize in the residential category. Gramercy Gramercy, on Manhattan’s East…

A unique luxury enclave on Paton Island

A unique luxury enclave on Paton Island

The Paton1 prestige real estate complex will soon be constructed at the cape on Île Paton, beside Rivière des Prairies. One hundred and two luxury condominiums and penthouses will be built on a huge forested estate crisscrossed by walking trails. Each one will enjoy a spectacular view over the water and the natural surroundings. In…

Sublime residence in the Dominican Republic

Sublime residence in the Dominican Republic

A mythical modern luxury house atop a cliff. An absolute beauty where Caribbean magic happens. The northern part of the Dominican Republic hides one of the true gems of luxury living: Casa Kimball. Out of her portfolio of amazing properties, Lauren Berger Collection selected this villa for Luxe Magazine. The house took us beyond our…

Living in Westmount

Living in Westmount

Westmount, a charming little city in the very heart of the Island of Montréal, mere steps from downtown, lies on the western flank of Mount Royal. This mainly Anglophone city of over 20,000 residents still has the wealthiest population in the country. LUXE takes you on a tour of the community formerly known as La Petite Montagne.  A…