Turks and CaicosSorry for the Billy Ocean earworm, but word on the streets (OK, our email inboxes) is that Hyatt is now in sales mode for its new Andaz Turks and Caicos Residents at Grace Bay. 

Although the Caribbean development won’t open until next year, the five-and-a-half acre oceanfront property sits on Grace Bay Beach, and it’s anticipated that units will go fast.

How fast? Let’s talk about the limited collection of penthouse lofts. There are currently a mere three (THREE) available that our source says “are truly an unparalleled offering that hasn’t existed until now.”

From their perches on the seventh floor atop the Andaz Hotel, each penthouse loft has ocean-facing views, 10-foot floor-to-ceiling windows, and sliding glass doors.   (more…)

Turks and CaicosThe Turks and Caicos are hot, but it’s getting harder to sell a house in the Hamptons (good news if you want a deal, though). We also look at the most expensive listing this week, and a home in a certain favorite movie that is now up on the market.

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Looking for Luxe? Turks and Caicos Brings It

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Photo courtesy Turks And Caicos Tourist Board

Thanks to strong demand for luxury homes and the popularity of Airbnb and VRBO, Turks and Caicos is becoming quite the demand destination for second-home purchasers who want a safe bet for a relaxing break, Ellen Paris writes in Forbes. (more…)