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 2019-01-21T12:10:00+00:00

HEKKTA’s Hot Projects of 2019

Ah yes. Another year done and dusted in the world of property, design & architecture; but what does 2019 have in store? We take a look at the five projects we are most excited to see completed in the new year. _______________________________________________________________________ Kistefos Museum Bjarke Ingels and the BIG architecture company have long been known [...]

HEKKTA’s Hot Projects of 2019 2019-01-04T16:52:16+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 – 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

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid Architects have dominated the past week's headlines for both good and bad reasons, and the new UK architectural commission comes under further scrutiny. Read on to find out more. ________________________________________________________________________ Zaha Hadid Architects have unveiled their plans to create a 'people-centric' smart city to the west of the Russian capital of Moscow. Joined [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Zaha Hadid Architects 2018-11-19T08:28:08+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Lord’s

A new UK government commission, which aims to protect 'good design', has come under attack by architects; and the designs of the new Lord's stands have been revealed in this week's property and architecture headlines. Read on to find out more. Designs for Lord's new stands have been revealed, created by Wilkinson Eyre. The new [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Lord’s 2018-11-13T11:45:19+00:00

Is Manhattan High-Rise Living Moving Downtown?

Recently there has been a large spike in high-rise buildings in construction in Downtown Manhattan. Long associated with Wall Street and World Trade, is the Financial District becoming the new place to live? We take a look at eight residential buildings in the pipeline... __________________________________________________________________ 125 GREENWICH STREET It appears any addition that Uruguayan architect [...]

Is Manhattan High-Rise Living Moving Downtown? 2018-10-30T14:34:11+00:00

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Sagrada Familia

Brexit continues to scupper the UK housing market, as the world-famous Sagrada Familia is hit with a hefty fine in this week's new round-up of all things property & architecture. _____________________________________________________ It has emerged that the world-famous Gaudí-designed Sagrada Familia in Barcelona has been building without a permit for 136 years, and is now required [...]

HEKKTA’s Property Portal – Sagrada Familia 2018-10-29T12:16:55+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