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 2019-01-07T12:51:27+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

One Hundred East Fifty Third – A Tour Inside Luxury

HEKKTA takes a walking tour inside Foster + Partners' new skinny skyscraper in the towering metropolis of New York. Luxury on luxury, this insight into premier New York real estate is sure to leave you ridden with envy. Ah, New York. The bright, dazzling lights and the incessant hustle and bustle of the city is [...]

One Hundred East Fifty Third – A Tour Inside Luxury 2018-12-07T08:37:31+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – House of the Year

The big hitting headlines of the last week included the revealing of the RIBA House of The Year 2018, the government's announcement to appoint a new head of UK architecture and also criticism towards Foster + Partners' new skyscraper The Tulip. _________________________________________________________________________ Putting simple sustainability at the heart of this year's awards, the winner of [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – House of the Year 2018-12-03T09:17:22+00:00

Could Photovoltaic Solar Facades Be The Future?

A new photovoltaic hybrid material has been developed which would allow the entire surface area of of buildings to capture and convert solar energy, and HEKKTA believes that very soon it will be everywhere. Weighing less than five percent of your average solar panel, this new material is making big leaps in green energy development. [...]

Could Photovoltaic Solar Facades Be The Future? 2018-11-29T16:44:25+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – RIBA International Prize & New Builds

This week in the world of architecture and property, we saw some new buildings gain plaudits from RIBA, aswell as the announcement of the City of London's newest skyscraper - The Tulip. Click here to read HEKKTA's latest piece on Foster + Partners' new addition to the London skyline. ________________________________________________________________________ The winner of this year's [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – RIBA International Prize & New Builds 2018-11-26T09:56:45+00:00

The Tulip

Architecture giant Foster + Partners have proposed a new skyscraper/viewing tower, which would be the tallest in the City of London - The Tulip. Featuring sky bridges, rotating gondolas and a 'classroom in the sky', it would surely be the most unique super-tall building piercing the London skies. Sat right next to the infamous Foster [...]

The Tulip 2018-11-22T10:30:52+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Budget

In this week's property portal, we take a look at how the budget will impact UK property, aswell as a round up of all the latest news stories concerning global property & architecture. _______________________________________________________________________ This week, the Budget was announced where the country takes a collective breath in, in preparation for another inevitable squeeze. However, [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Budget 2018-11-05T07:37:36+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Bloomberg HQ

This week was a week of awards, as this year's Stirling Prize winner was revealed as Foster + Partners' Bloomberg HQ in London and the winner of the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize was also revealed. Carry on reading to find out the rest of the week's events concerning property & architecture. _______________________________________________________________________________ Foster + [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Bloomberg HQ 2018-10-16T08:18:38+00:00