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Before and After: 1930’s Watertower Transformed

This looming water tower in The Netherlands has been given a new life as a gorgeous nine-storey home. Without compromising any of the building’s 1930s character or contemporary style, the architects have transformed the stout Soest tower into a model of sustainable architecture.

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Design and Architecture: The Strata Tower in Abu Dhabi

Simon Turner of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Some of the architecture coming out of the Emirates is truly ground-breaking and world-leading. Whilst Dubai received the majority of the attention earlier in the decade, Abu Dhabi has powered in front. The Strata Tower, by architects Asymptote – the guru’s behind the Yas Marina project, have designed this amazing 40 storey tower. It is 160 metres in height, and is expected to be completed in 2011.

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ARCHITECTURE: The Landmark Tower in Seoul, South Korea

Simon Turner of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Currently, the Burj Dubai holds the mantle of the World’s Tallest Building, and whilst the Digital Media City tower in Seoul, to be completed by 2015 will be some 180 metres shorter than its Dubai but as the second tallest building in the world it will still be an awesome sight. Designed by Samoo and costing $2.8 billion USD, the tower will have 133 floors and reach into the sky at 640 metres.

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Luxury Real Estate: New York’s Clock Tower Building Penthouse

Luxury real estate comes in many shapes and forms. This stunning triplex penthouse in the Clock Tower Building, Dumbo, has views of both the Brooklyn Bridge and New York Harbour and is likely to sell for a price in the vicinity of $25 million US.

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The Dorobanti Tower, Romania

“Dorobanti Tower”, a new project by Zaha Hadid Architects in Bucharest, Romania is a 200m tall icon that will be located in the heart of the capital. The chamfered diamond-like structure tapers from the centre towards the top and the bottom. The structural mesh is designed to express the change of uses across the tower.

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The Super Tower: The Future Real Estate For Cities

Popular Architecture has developed the Super Tower in response to population growth and the spread of cities. Based on the estimation that London will need to provide housing for 100,000 new people each year up until 2016, this building houses 100,000 in one hit and with the city being the only framework capable of handling burgeoning populations such responses are vital.

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Europe’s Tallest Residential Tower

Istanbul is fast becoming the cosmopolitan city of the moment, and the construction of Sapphire goes to show that this is a city on the move. Billed as Europe’s tallest residential real estate tower (which is a little perplexing given Turkey’s entry into the European Union is currently the subject of debate), it nonetheless is […]

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Watch the world’s first rotating skyscraper: Dubai’s “Dynamic Tower”

Dubai’s “Dynamic Tower”, a $US700 million ($A732.9 million) rotating, shifting, rippling skyscraper, has been unveiled by architect David Fisher for a planned 2010 opening. The tower, which will be entirely self-sufficient, harnessing the power of the wind rather than fighting the forces, as is always the problem with such a large structure. There will be […]

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The Zero Energy Tower

Burj Al-Taqa: Middle Eastern Zero-energy Tower The recent building boom in the Middle East has given rise to some of the world’s most extravagant and innovative buildings. The latest proposed tower to sprout up among the ever-changing skyline is the Burj Al-Taqa Energy Tower for the Middle East. Designed by Eckhard Gerber and cutting a […]

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Milan Residenze Fairview Nears Completion

From the visionary design of top property developer Euro Towers International Inc., the premier residential community Milan Residenze Fairview is nearing its completion – its promise of a prime lifestyle at the heart of a booming locale in Quezon City a notch closer towards becoming a reality.  Milan Residenze Fairview is halfway through the structural […]

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