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THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH SYDNEY, 22 November 2015
You can find heaven on earth
Deep in the romantic city of Venice, a very rare opportunity exists to buy a newly developed apartment in a property steeped in history, surrounded by the waters of one of the most romantic cities in the world…

 

NEWS.COM.AU, 16 November 2015
What does a $30 million apartment have that other apartments don’t have?
…Nothing says true luxury as much as having your own, private water taxi entrance at the gate of your own Venetian apartment. Then, throw in the fact that Mozart slept here, and top it all off with the belief that he created the character Don Giovanni… more

 

THE NATIONAL, 5 November 2015
Live in the splendour of a historic Venetian palace for under EUR5m
…A city that was once one of the world’s greatest trading powers and cultural forces between the 12th and the 15th centuries can today seem like little more than a historical theme park… more Picture gallery

 

SKY NEWS AUSTRALIA, 31 October 2015
Apartments in Venetian palace for sale
The remarkable Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro is a 15th Century palace in the San Marco district of of Venice. It’s now been restored creating 17 contemporary apartments, of which nine are left. According to the developers… more

 

EVERYTHING OVERSEAS, 13 October 2015
My best advice: 20 property pros reveal the world’s best places to live
Venice can be a case of love at first sight, then for those lucky enough to buy here, the romance can last for ever. Buying in Venice is more than just a property choice, it is an emotional and cultural investment… more

 

EVENING STANDARD HOMES & PROPERTY, 21 August 2015
Venice: invest in a prestige palazzo on the world-famous Grand Canal
Visitors [to Venice] provide good returns for landlords with apartments to rent. Venice already has a long season with high tourist numbers from April though to October and the City Department for Tourism is keen to extend this further, encouraging high-quality cultural events in the low season, too… more

 

EVERYTHING ABROAD, 13 August 2015
20 property pros share their best advice on buying abroad
3. Size doesn’t matter.
“When buying in Venice, the three key things are location, style and outside space, as these attract foreign buyers and also tourists looking to let a property. Size doesn’t matter! It is also much better to buy… more

 

DAILY TELEGRAPH, 12 June 2015
House price rises, George Clooney and 90s pop stars: Why not live in Venice?
… The Biennale, the two-yearly international art-world gathering, runs until November, and is already having an effect on the property market… more

 

PROPERTY WIRE, 3 June 2015
Demand for high end properties in Venice up 20% year on year
The market in Venice is very active at the moment, especially at the top end with rich buyers seeking prestige properties finished to the highest of standards, says Ann-Marie Doyle of Sotheby’s International Realty… more

PRIVATE AIR,June 2015
Palazzo Paradise
You can embrace Old World elegance while enjoying all the conveniences of modern living at the historic Palazzo Molin in Venice…

FINANCIAL TIMES, 15 May 2015
Hitting a high note: upmarket homes for opera lovers
Where In San Marco, beside the Barcaroli canal. Marco Polo airport is 20 minutes away by boat.
What A piano nobile…
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WALL STREET JOURNAL, 26 March 2015
A touch of glass
Glassmaker Antonio Seguso’s family has been working on Murano since 1397, but that tradition has not stopped him from creating superb contemporary designs. Collaborators include Cartier, Tiffany and Ferragamo… more

 

COUNTRY AND TOWN HOUSE, 3 March 2015
Longhi, Venice, Italy
It doesn’t get much more romantic than this Venetian Pied-à-terre, tucked away in the corner of a historical building. Overlooking the Rio dei Barcaroli and Rio dei Fuseri, the surprisingly spacious apartment consists of an airy living room with kitchen area and galley space, a big double bedroom, a bathroom and a lift. It also has perfect balconies from which to gaze at passing gondolas…

 

THE CITY MAGAZINE, January 2015
A Place Called Home
The medieval Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro is something of a rarity in Venice. For all of the gothic architecture teetering over its waterways, Venice’s strict planning regulations restrict most extensive restorations. So when the 32,000-square-foot villa announced a complete renovation into contemporary apartments, serious interest came from the international property market…

 

COUNTRY LIFE
It’s love rather than cold economic sense that drives the purchase of most Venetian property, finds Cathy Hawker.
Few cities look very much as they did 500 years ago and even fewer are lived in by their residents in much the same way, but in Venice… MORE

THE GUARDIAN, 20 June 2014
Surreal estate: Venice palazzo
This refurbished and restored listed 15th century palazzo, smack in the middle of Venice and once host to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart who stayed in the city with his father in 1771, now houses 18 contemporary apartments up for sale ranging in price from £484,000 to £4.3m. Residents will have access to a private courtyard and communal spaces as well as a concierge, maid and private water taxi service on request… more

 

NEW YORK TIMES, 8 May 2014
Historic Venetian Palazzo Gets a Modern Update
…“Mozart lived there for a month,” in 1771, Andrea Barbali, chief broker at Venice Sotheby’s International Realty, said as he stood on the Ponte del Barcaroli and pointed at the palazzo’s Gothic-style brick facade, which dates from the 15th century… more (opens a new browser window)

FINANCIAL TIMES, 2 May 2014
Venice’s housing market regains its appeal among local buyers
Italy’s housing market has always maintained a strong international appeal, especially hotspots such as Venice, where the combination of historic canalside…more
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COMPELLER, 1 March 2014
Mozart’s Palazzo Molin
Converting palaces in property hot spots is the Italian interpretation of this trend, welcome then, to The Palazzo Molin, a beautiful 15th century palazzo renovated into a collection of 18 elegant apartments. With its modern interiors hidden behind a restored gothic façade, the development combines classic Venetian architecture with contemporary design and facilities… more

 

PRIME LOCATION BLOG, 14 February 2014
Love is in the lair with romantic Valentine homes
Ann-Marie Doyle of Venice Sotheby’s International Realty believes Venice is the most romantic place on the earth, which is why so many people choose to explore this historic and enchanting city with their partners … more

 

PROPERTY OVERSEAS TODAY, 30 January 2014
Italian converted palaces are well in vogue
Ann-Marie Doyle of Venice Sotheby’s International Realty, said: “For many years, country houses in the UK have been converted into apartments, bringing listed buildings back to life and offering purchasers an opportunity to own in a stately home for a fraction of the price.” … more

 

EVENING STANDARD HOMES, 15 January 2014
Take the silk route through Venice
Huge demand from tourists coupled with a shortage of high-quality flats to let mean the right property can easily bag 30 weeks’ rental a year with possible yields of five or six per cent … more

 

A PLACE IN THE SUN, 4 January 2014
Why we like our rusticos ready made these days
The renovation of an entire fifteenth century Palazzo on a quiet canal immediately off Venice’s Grand Canal is significant news and the location and quality of Palazzo Molin is matched by a top-drawer refurbishment with a decidedly contemporary twist… more

 

SPHERE/SPHERE ASIA, 4 January 2014
Home is where the art is
A short walk from La Fenice is Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, a 15th-century listed palazzo that has been converted into 18 elegant apartments…A teenage Mozart stayed at Palazzo Molin in 1771, pushed by his father to immerse himself in Italian language and music and, with La Fenice close at hand, to educate himself in writing for European opera houses…

 

DAILY TELEGRAPH, 17 December 2013
Top 20 places to live for James Bond lovers
Venice hardly needs James Bond to advertise its charms. But its regular cameos in the films, invariably looking stunning, have done the city no harm . It made its debut in From Russia With Love (1963), hosting Sean Connery in a gondola… more

 

DDN DESIGN DIFFUSION, 12 December 2013
Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro
It can be thought of as a paradise within a marvellous city (it won the 5 stars prize at the International Property Awards 2013-2014, Category Best Residential Renovation/Redevelopment Europa), the interiors designed to reflect this destination through water, colour and geometry… more

 

ADELTO, 19 November 2013
The art of property
Art and property have long enjoyed a symbiotic relationship; art is used to bring prime property to life and property provides the canvas on which to display art works. The two asset classes clearly enjoy the same company… more

 

THE TIMES, 25 October 2013
Home is where the expensive art is
Bespoke artwork has become the latest must-have in show homes as developers try to lure aspirational homebuyers. From video installations in lifts to an entire gallery for local artists, housebuilders are increasingly using art to create a cultural buzz around their developments… more

Djawid C. Borower

 

THE TIMES, 25 October 2013
Home is where the expensive art is
Bespoke artwork has become the latest must-have in show homes as developers try to lure aspirational homebuyers. From video installations in lifts to an entire gallery for local artists… more

 

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (ONLINE), 15 October 2013
House of the day
A Slice of Venetian Palazzo …This 1,076-square-foot [Longhi] apartment is in the Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, which dates back to the 15th century. The apartment has high ceilings, marmorino-finished walls and parquet flooring. The building is “steeped in history and is said to have inspired Mozart when he stayed there during his visit to Venice in the late 18th century”… more

 

A PLACE IN THE SUN, Autumn 2013
10 Reasons to buy in Italy
Four homes with status…[An] elegant apartment within a converted 15th-century listed palazzo in the heart of Venice…

 

ART MONTHLY, 1 September 2013
…With ceiling heights of over 5m, [the apartments in Palazzo Molin] offer the perfect setting to showcase the exceptional and distinctive art on offer at the Biennale…

FINANCIAL TIMES, 30 August 2013
Upmarket homes for sale that offer the perfect weekend escape
Where: In the San Marco district of Venice, a few minutes’ walk from St Mark’s Square and La Fenice opera house… more
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THE TIMES, 25 August 2013
Using art to sell houses
In waterbound Venice, a vogue for using high-end art as a way of enticing the wealthy to buy property is taking off. A €4.9 million apartment in the Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro will house paintings and sculptures by the German artist Djawid Borower as a way of luring people in this month. It is a growing trend in Britain, with some developers commissioning bespoke art that is offered for sale to the new owner…”more

 

TRYING TO BALANCE THE MADENESS (BLOG), 24 August 2013
Your own piece of Venetian history, Palazzo Molin
Palazzo Molin is a collection of 18 elegant apartments in a converted 15th century listed palazzo with original gothic facade, moments from La Fenice Opera House and St Mark’s Square at the heart of Venice. It was built by the Molin family, who provided the ancient Venetian Republic with a dodge… more

 

THE PROPERTY FILES, 9 August 2013
International Fridays
Imagine living in one of the most romantic cities in the world, and then combine that with one of the finest properties in that city, and you have Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro. Situated in the heart of Venice, in the lanes of the Frezzerie in San Marco sestiere and a short distance from St Mark’s Square… more

 

PROPERTY OVERSEAS TODAY, 16 July 2013
International buyers snap up homes in Venice
International demand in Venice remains buoyant, accounting for 65% of all residential property sales, research shows… One property of interest is Palazzo Molin, which has a magnificent Gothic façade and is in the highly desirable San Marco district, moments from St Mark’s Square and the La Fenice Opera House….moe

 

WATERFRONT MAGAZINE, 5 June 2013
Palazzo Molin
Palazzo Molin is a 15th century listed palazzo situated in the heart of Venice and currently being restored and converted into 18 very highly specified apartments. The building is listed by the Belle Arti for the historical importance of its facades and architecture, which are contrasted by the contemporary design of its interiors – a very rare combination in Venice…

 

ZILLION MAGAZINE, May 2013
A Venetian Dream
Fancy living in a 15th century Venetian palazzo, but with the added benefit of next generation mod cons? Then the Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro might be your dream home…

 

BRITISH AIRWAYS LIFE MAGAZINE AND IPAD APP, 2 May 2013
Venetian Dream
Own a slice of history in one of the world’s most romantic cities. Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, a 15th-century listed building where Mozart once stayed, is just moments from Piazza San Marco and has been converted into 18 luxury apartments…

 

DAILY TELEGRAPH, 17 April 2013
Homes with charming courtyards for sale
Right in the heart of Venice is a 15th century palace being converted into 18 apartments.Residents will have access to a peaceful central courtyard that features a water fountain.more

 

DAILY TELEGRAPH, 12 April 2013
10 properties with safe haven appeal
Venice’s enduring appeal, along with its small size, means that prices are reliable even as the rest of Italy struggles. This 15th-century palace in the heart of the city is being converted into elegant apartments. Prices start at £624,000 for a one-bedroom, but rental income should be roughly £2,500 pcm…more

IDENTITY MIDDLE EAST, 1 April 2013
Transcendent Italy
For many people, including homebuyers, the romance of the country, its history, culture, breathtaking landscapes and hot summers are what count…

 

YOUR MARYLEBONE/YOUR KNIGHTSBRIDGE, 1 April 2013
Ditch the Grey
In Venice, just ten minutes from St Mark’s Square and the Rialto Bridge, the elegantly beautiful 15th century listed palazzo, Palazzo Molin, is being carefully restored to house 18 contemporary apartments within classic Venetian architecture…more

 

BUSINESS WIRE, 11 February 2013
Show Apartment Launched at Palazzo Molin, Venice
Venice Sotheby’s International Realty today announced the launch of a show apartment at Palazzo Molin, the 15th century listed palazzo at the heart of Venice which is currently being restored and converted into 18 contemporary apartments… more

 

DAILY TELEGRAPH, 19 January 2013
The best places in Europe to make money from property
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THE TIMES, 18 January 2013
Palazzo is the perfect party pad
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EVENING STANDARD, 12 December 2012
National debt isn’t always bad news
In Venice, where 30 weeks’ annual rent is possible, Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro in San Marco is a 15th-century gothic palace being converted into 18 apartments… See full article (PDF)

 

COUNTRY LIFE INTERNATIONAL, Autumn 2012
Venice view
Milan’s most fashionable design house has just completed the interiors of a collection of 18 contemporary apartments for sale in a 15th-century palazzo in San Marco. CULTI has created sophisticated and striking finishes, maximising natural light in the apartments at the same time as respecting the period architecture of the building…

 

THE LONDON MAGAZINE, November 2012
Old Venice, modern twist
A historic 15th-century palace, Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, has been transformed into 18 contemporary apartments by leading Venetian architects and Milanese designers Culti…

 

LUXURY, November 2012
A view over Venice
What do you get when you combine a 15th-century palazzo and an uber-contemporary designer house? The Palazzo Molin delo Cuoridoro draws in residents with a captivating combination of old and new…

 

EVENING STANDARD, 24 October 2012
Buy in Venice and enjoy the love affair
…In a city with such draconain planning laws, the renovation of an entire palazzo is a noteworthy story. Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro in the heart of San Marco, two minutes’ walk from St Mark’s Square, is a 16th-century gothic palace now being converted into 18 apartments…See the full article (PDF)

 

CONDE NAST, 1 October 2012
Anyone for Venice
What happened when Milan’s most fashionable design house was allowed to reinvent a 15th-century palazzo in the heart of Venice? The answer is Palazzo Molin del cuoridoro, near the Barcaroli and Fuseri canals, whose listed façade conceals 18 prestigious apartments designed by Culti. All have serene, contemporary interiors that enhance the original architectural features. A central lobby opens onto a lush central courtyard with a water feature…See the full article (PDF)

 

ASIA TATLER, September 2012
Asia Tatler Property rounds up the hottest new developments around the world
Moments from Italy’s historic opera house, La Fenice, lies the Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, a restoration of a 15th-century palace…

 

THE WEEK, 1 September 2012
Best properties
…The restored 15th Century palazzo has been converted into 18 apartments, with interiors designed by Milan’s Culti design house. Apartments range from 1-beds to 4-beds, and all have access to a platform on the 4th floor, which has stunning views over the city…See the full article (PDF)

CENTURION MAGAZINE, 25 August 2012
La Dolce Venezia
…Palazzo Molin is situated in the central and historic San Marco area of the city, at the confluence of the Barcaroli and Fuseri canals. The property dates back to the fifteenth century and the noble Molin family, whose coat of arms adorns the building’s façade. Individual apartments are located here on four floors…http://www.centurion-magazine.com/…

 

A PLACE IN THE SUN, August 2012
A fifteenth century listed palazzo is being converted into apartments with a high-spec finish…

 

INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY, August 2012
San Marco, Venice
A grand restoration of an historic 17th century palazzo in the heart of Venice has created a collection of 18 contemporary apartments behind its listed facade – with interiors by Milan’s most fashionable design house…

 

THE SUNDAY TIMES, 22 July 2012
Three tempting waterfront homes for sale in La Serenissima
Just two minutes’ walk from Piazza San Marco, Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, a listed 15th-century palace on the Barcaroli Canal, is being converted into 18 flats, with two boat docks…See the full article (PDF)

 

EXCEPTIONAL PROPERTIES ONLINE, 19 June 2012
A Palatial Address on the Canals of Venice
Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, where a grand restoration of an historic 15th century palazzo in the heart of Venice has created a collection of exquisite apartments with interiors by Milan’s most fashionable design house. Located in San Marco, in the romantic lanes of the “Frezzerie” and only a few steps away from the historic opera house, La Fenice…http://exceptionalpropertiesonline.com/…

 

PRIME LOCATION.COM, 20 June 2012
Historic restored 15th century Venetian palazzo for sale as 18 apartments
The recently-restored and converted Palazzo Molin del Cuoridoro, to give its full name, has a shabby chic canal entranceway which still manages to be grand; interiors by Milan’s most fashionable design house; a lush hidden garden inside as well as eighteen new apartments which – apart from homes on New York’s Upper East Side and Tribeca districts or Knightsbridge in London – can claim to be in one of the world’s best locations… www.primelocationblog.com/…

 

PROPERTY WIRE, 15 June 2012
Historic restored 15th century Venetian palazzo for sale as 18 apartments
At the entrance to the palazzo is a striking coat of arms of its original owners, the noble family of Molin. A central lobby opens onto a lush secret courtyard with a water feature, in the great Venetian tradition of hidden outdoor spaces. It has 18 luxury apartments which have a mix of contemporary style contrasting with the palazzo’s fascinating lineage and position. The building also has its own private water gates at the confluence of the canals… http://www.propertywire.com/…

 

BLOUIN BOUTIQUE
Fine homes
Milan-based CULTI has continued the transformation of this important Venetian palazzo, creating sophisticated, striking interiors, respecting and enhancing the period architectural features and high ceilings, while incorporating decor, furnishings and services in an elegant, classic and contemporary style… http://boutique.artinfo.com/

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