The 3D and VR Tours add an additional layer of content to the existing property detail pages on Andorra Sotheby’s International Realty which also provide a written description, high-resolution photographs and high-definition videos.
Introducing 3D and VR Tours on our website www.andorra-sothebysrealty.com is just another example of how we are keeping the Sotheby’s International Realty brand on the cutting edge while creating an immersive experience for consumers
Distance can present a challenge when looking to buy a home and virtual reality has provided a provocative solution. This technology is allowing buyers to purchase homes without having to physically travel to view them, which is especially relevant to the global clientele we serve.
15 March 2017. This is the envisaged date of the forthcoming public opening of the new Carmen Thyssen Museum Andorra. Located in the town of Escaldes-Engordany, and specifically on the ground floor of the one of Andorra’s most emblematic buildings, the former Hotel Valira, this new exhibition space will be joining the list of the collector’s other museums –those of Madrid and Málaga- which display the legendary art collection of the Thyssen family.
To offer each and every client the opportunity to purchase properties anywhere in the world, with no need to travel physically to see them. This is the main advantage of the tool Matterport, an innovative virtual reality scanner, which, following a prior scan of the property, affords the creation of 3D tours inside of the buildings.
Whether people wish to rent a property, purchase a second home or buy a property to live in year round, Andorra continues to be one of the top chosen destinations for private clients and investors with a penchant for the luxury real estate market. Hence, with its 468 square kilometres and population of just over 71,000, Andorra holds a firm position as a reference country for residents with high purchasing power. Nestled in the middle of the Pyrenees Mountains and boasting breathtaking landscapes, the natural setting of the Principality is one of the country’s primary assets. Yet Andorra also enjoys a number of other equally important aspects such as its national security, high quality of life, and considerable tax benefits. Read more →
“Uniting Andorra with the world”. This ambitious assertion accompanied the launch last February of Andorra Airlines, the new airline company of Andorra that will be connecting the Andorra-La Seu d’Urgell airport with Madrid, Palma, Oporto and Paris, and in subsequent phases with England, Germany, Belgium, Italy and the Netherlands.
On 14 December, the Sotheby’s auction house located at 1334 York Avenue in New York was the chosen backdrop for the latest celebration of the traditional ‘Dreaming in Glass’ auction, a prominent auction featuring luxury lamps and mosaics by the prestigious jewellery firm Tiffany.
This auction, one of the most important and long-awaited events of the year, was complemented on 13 December with a prior public exhibit day, where the different collections up for auction were put on display. Yet another year, the bidding included masterpiece works made from a wide array of shapes and diverse techniques of the Tiffany studios.
€8.1 million. That is the sale price of what was the summer house of the Obama family until today. The fact is, after many years of spending their summers in Hawaii, the President of the United States has decided to give up his beach house, an exclusive mansion built in 1998, and has put it up for sale through the Sotheby’s website.
Coinciding with the celebration of the tenth anniversary of one of Andorra’s most prestigious and exclusive hotels, the Sport Hotel Hermitage & Spa, on 19 December, the hotel facilities were the backdrop of an exclusive gala featuring the presence of 4 Michelin-star-earning chefs, along with the Baron de Rothschild, Philippe Sereys de Rothschild.
This past September, Sotheby’s International Realty announced the signing of its alliance with Juwai.com, the benchmark real estate portal of the entire Asian market and one of the strongest portals in the world. With the signing of this important agreement, which forms part of the expansion process that Sotheby’s International Realty has embarked on worldwide, the luxury property firm has managed to gain entry into the highly demanding Asian realty market. A sector that is clearly on the rise and currently has a vast portfolio of clients who are interested in purchasing luxury properties.
Once again this year, coinciding with the first snows of the winter, Andorra has positioned itself as one of the preferred destinations for thousands of skiers who flock to the Principality from every corner of the globe. The quality of the snow and environment, the climate, the vast array of hotels, restaurants and shops, the wellness services… Indeed, this small country nestled in the Pyrenees Mountains has a wide range of attractions that make it the ideal get-away all year round. Yet without a doubt, when it comes to winter, the Grandvalira ski station, the largest ski area in the Pyrenees and in Southern Europe, is one of the Principality’s main claims to fame.