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Nature in Ticino by Pamela Pintus

The southern canton of Switzerland manages to conquer everyone with its charm and intrigue thanks to its unique and original lifestyle. The main features of Ticino are its mild climate (with over 2,160 hours of sunshine a year), the Mediterranean flair thanks to the proximity of this region to Italy, the palm trees that characterize the long lake of Locarno, the particularly pleasant valleys, the artistic and architectural beauty of churches in typical Romanesque style and the picturesque streets that end in pretty and lively squares. 

Modern rustic-style villa with overflow pool & lake view

Living a life full of style between nature and city. Breganzona, previously independent, is located on a hill on the west side of Lugano. The first reference to this town, today part of Lugano, date back to the year ‘987 as Brianzona, just 5 km from the centre of Lugano. This very tastefully and lovingly renewed rustic-style villa with ancient "roccolo-tower" offers plenty of space on 270 m² living space with 4 bedrooms.

Stunning estate on Locarno’s hills

The elegance and luxury of this Mediterranean country style villa can hardly be topped. The private access to the property is impressive: The gate opens and driving past the guest house and pond you arrive at the garages. When entering the villa, it feels like arriving in a selected, small luxury hotel: Gorgeous living/dining area with large stylish fireplace, library, billiard room, gym and beautiful wine cellar. The floor-to-ceiling, rounded lattice windows allow plenty of light to illuminate the extra high rooms and offer views of Locarno, Ascona and Lake Maggiore.

The future home for your art collection in Ticino?

A new trend makes headlines around the world: Collectors creating extravagant homes for their art collection. Take Polish billionaire and collector Grazyna Kulczyk:  In remote Susch, mountain location in Switzerland, Mrs. Kulczyk bought a medieval monastery and, by enlarging it through excavation of 9’000 tons of rock underneath the existing buildings, transformed it into “Muzeum Susch”, a unique exhibition and museum space thus making story around the world. The opening was on 2nd January 2019.

Local Real Estate Professional Attended Global Luxury Real Estate Conference

Local real estate professionals Ueli Schnorf, Iradj Alexander-David and Massimiliano Kapeen of Wetag Consulting joined an accomplished group of real estate leaders from around the world at the Luxury Portfolio Agent SUMMIT on February 18 – 20, 2019 at the Wynn Las Vegas. The invitation-only event was open exclusively to sales associates who specialize in the high-end market and whose firms are affiliated with Luxury Portfolio International®,the luxury division of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®. 

Price reduction

This extravagant villa is a dream come true for anybody who is looking for the extraordinary. The property is located in Brione sopra Minusio, known for its sunny location and offering a 180° panoramic view of Lake Maggiore, Locarno and Ascona. The property’s exterior appearance is characterized by pure structured lines, large window fronts and a terrace surrounding the building.

Ray of hope for car collectors

Passion for automobiles is strong, but where storing the rarities? Having to store them in different locations is often inevitable, but rather suboptimal for collectors. That’s where we come into play. One of our clients bought a 2-story factory building over 1,200m² in Gordola and converted it into an ideal place for his car collection in 2013/14.

Villa of the 30s with stunning lake view

Castagnola is a residential area of the city of Lugano, located at the foot of Monte Brè on Lake Lugano. Here you can take advantage of the proximity to the center of Lugano and Italy. This charming villa of the 30s with beautiful terraces, garden, outdoor pool and wonderful lake view is currently divided into three independent living units with a total living area of 430 m².

Modern design villa: open & large layout with views of the Ticino hills

Torricella-Taverne is located on the right bank of Vedeggio, south of Monte Baro and north of Lugano. This beautiful natural landscape is characterized by hills and mountains. Enjoy the rustic nature of fine "Grotti" with traditional Ticinese dishes. This south facing, spacious and refined design villa on the outskirts of Torricella offers a very nice and open layout with floor to ceiling windows.

Villa in the countryside, yet close to Locarno and Ascona on Lake Maggiore

The villa for sale is located in Avegno, a picturesque village in the lower Maggia Valley, which in 1982 was awarded with the coveted Wakker Prize for the preservation of its architectural heritage. Ascona and Locarno can easily be reached within about a 10 minutes’ drive. The Minergie certified property in mint condition and with direct access offers high standard finishes, spacious rooms and a well-kept garden with outdoor seating areas.

Dream properties in stone or glass, for families, near the center of Lugano

Lugano has developed in recent years as a real reference point for international companies in the banking sector, pharmaceutical and fashion industries. It is no wonder that even the international public is establishing itself in this wonderful city, thanks also to international schools and universities, the numerous cultural events of music, theatre or art. These attractive villas are new for sale, are in top condition and depending on your wishes offer the best in their category.

The perfect home for romantics

In the course of our lives we encounter things in this world for which we hardly can find the right words to describe them: one simply needs to see and experience them. In my opinion, this is the case for this bijou located in Ronco sopra Ascona. How many people might have nurtered and replenished their hearts and souls in front of this grandiose panorama that is offered from here?

Passion for living

Life in Ticino is unique; I think we all agree on this. Living in the residence "Villa Gioia" - winner of the European Property Awards 2015-2016 - in Brissago is passion. Unique position and breathtaking views of Lake Maggiore. Immerse into another world with pure luxury, phenomenal architecture, unique grounds with a sensational infinity swimming pool and gym.

Being in the midst of happenings

Exclusive, individual; these are the attributes of this chic duplex apartment in Muralto that is located within walking distance to the lake and the Piazza Grande. The entire lower floor is designed as an open, loft-like living/dining area with integrated kitchen. Floor-to-ceiling windows allow the sunlight to enter and reveal views of Lake Maggiore and the city of Locarno.

What do you prefer? A villa immersed in the green with Lake Lugano view or directly on the lake? All with price reductions.

The whole Lake Lugano Region offers attractive residential areas, with open view overlooking mountains and lake or directly on the lake. The proximity of the center of Lugano is as important as a good infrastructure near the property and a good relation between price and quality. Depending on the lifestyle you would like to live in Ticino, these properties offer different advantages with a price reduction til 25%.

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