HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Global Architecture

New property & architecture projects are springing up all over the world, so in this week's property portal we'll top up your global architecture knowledge, bringing you all the latest developments from concert halls to airports around the world. There have been four winning designs for London's new Old Street station. Dar Group, EPR Architects, [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Global Architecture 2018-03-26T10:54:56+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – The Rise of The Skyscraper

The rising trend of the skyscraper in cities shows no sign of slowing down, so we bring you up to date with all the biggest projects underway and those nearing completion. The architecture world was also shocked this week by the sexual harrassment claims made towards Richard Meier. Read about all of it here in [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – The Rise of The Skyscraper 2018-03-20T13:25:35+00:00

HEKKTA’s Natwest Six Nations Tournament Review

After one of the most unpredictable Six Nations in recent years, HEKKTA are going to sum up what we learned from each team over the course of the tournament. It has really shaken up the European rugby scene from how it looked just a few months ago. So we analyse the winners, the losers and [...]

HEKKTA’s Natwest Six Nations Tournament Review 2018-03-19T14:02:12+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Water

HEKKTA investigates how water is inspiring some of the most recent architecture projects as well as updating you on all relevant news concerning property & architecture. An ideas contest called Beyond the Centerline to transform Park Avenue's central reservation in Manhattan has produced some very exciting designs with studios imagining waterfalls and even a kayaking [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Water 2018-03-14T13:48:31+00:00

The World’s Most Dangerous Job – A Sherpa on Everest

Every year people will pay obscene amounts of money to complete one of the most dangerous climbs in the world; summiting Everest. Each group will have a Sherpa, a local who make their living by guiding climbers to the top. With Sherpas making up a third of all the people who have perished on the [...]

The World’s Most Dangerous Job – A Sherpa on Everest 2018-03-10T12:01:49+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Women In Architecture

To mark International Women's Day, HEKKTA thought we'd centre this week's property portal around women in property & architecture. In the midst of the gender pay gap scandal right at the top of the craft and also all the Hollywood unearthing, now is a more important time than ever to focus on equality and respect [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Women In Architecture 2018-03-08T13:45:51+00:00

Twin Palms – Frank Sinatra’s Mecca

Architect E Stewart Williams created one of the iconic modernist houses of Palm Springs for music legend Frank Sinatra. It became his home for many years to come and to mark California city's Modernism Week, HEKKTA takes a tour around the famous Twin Palms. Funny to think that Frank Sinatra initially requested a grand Georgian [...]

Twin Palms – Frank Sinatra’s Mecca 2018-03-03T17:15:13+00:00

Wingly – The Airbnb of Aviation

When we first discovered this service, HEKKTA couldn't help thinking how is it not more well known!? Wingly is the Airbnb of aviation; the Uber of the skies! It allows you to connect with pilots around the country to essentially fly you, privately, to your destination. We investigate if all is as simple as it [...]

Wingly – The Airbnb of Aviation 2018-03-01T16:12:26+00:00