HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Royal Academy Architecture Prize

In a slightly quieter week in property & architecture, this year's winners of the Royal Academy Architecture Prize are announced and we look at why Brexit is not all doom and gloom on the property market. The winner of this year's Royal Academy Architecture Prize by unanimous decision goes the architecture duo Elizabeth Diller and [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Royal Academy Architecture Prize 2019-02-11T14:34:21+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – London Olympia

Amongst the headlines this week is the news that London Olympia has been given the green light for a huge revamp of the event space, and property markets around the world appear to be struggling amidst political uncertainty. __________________________________________________________________ London Olympia is set to be completely transformed as plans for a £1bn revamp have been [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – London Olympia 2019-02-06T12:14:04+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Rio de Janeiro

This week in the world of property & architecture, Rio de Janeiro has been named as the first World Capital of Architecture by UNESCO, and yet another supertall skyscraper is planned for the Big Apple. ___________________________________________________________________________ Rio de Janeiro has become the first city to named as the World Capital of Architecture, awarded by heritage [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Rio de Janeiro 2019-02-06T12:14:04+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hong Kong International Center

Another supertall skyscraper, the Shenzhen Hong Kong International Center, is set for the Chinese skies and big name architects ramp up their shouts for a second Brexit referendum in this week's Property Portal. __________________________________________________________________________ Perhaps setting the tone for the year in terms of architecture projects, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill have released their plans [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hong Kong International Center 2019-02-06T12:14:04+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Taipei

Taipei dominates the headlines this week in the property & architecture world, with news of MVRDV's Times Square for Taiwan, and the architecture world braces for the results of Brexit on the industry. _______________________________________________________________________ Architecture firm MVRDV have released their plans to create Taiwan's Times Square in the city of Taipei. The twin towers made [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Taipei 2019-02-06T12:14:04+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv is set for it's tallest skyscraper yet, and a new way of providing council housing is underway in Hackney. Glance your eyes over our weekly property portal to find out more... _____________________________________________________________________________ KPF have designed a beautiful, spiralling skyscraper for the Israeli capital of Tel Aviv. Standing at 340 metres, it will become [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Tel Aviv 2019-02-06T12:14:04+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Feyenoord Stadium

As 2018 comes to a close and the new year rolls in, HEKKTA brings you our property portal which has a look back at the year just gone, aswell as looking ahead to what lies in store for the architecture and property world. ___________________________________________________________________ OMA unveil their plans for a new stadium for Dutch football [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Feyenoord Stadium 2018-12-31T11:48:12+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Homeless Crisis

Incorporated into this week's property portal, HEKKTA will be taking a look at the homeless crisis and what's being done about it, as more people in the UK find themselves on the street this winter. _______________________________________________________________________ The government have just announced a new scheme to aid those that find themselves on the streets. With numbers [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Homeless Crisis 2018-12-24T11:55:51+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Qatar 2022

This week's big news in the world of property & architecture is the unveiling of the main stadium for the Qatar 2022 Football World Cup - the Lusail Stadium. _______________________________________________________________________ Qatar have released new designs and visuals for the main stadium of the controversial 2022 Football World Cup in Qatar. The 80,000 capacity Lasail Stadium [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Qatar 2022 2018-12-17T12:22:07+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hong Kong

HEKKTA go east this week to have a look at what is going on in Hong Kong property, as well a handy summary of the news from the rest of the world. _____________________________________________________________________________ A vast arts complex in Hong Kong has been created out of the city's former main police station, central magistracy, and prison, established by [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Hong Kong 2018-12-11T09:55:30+00:00