Category: Why Lifestyle Asset Group?

How Lifestyle Asset Group Improves Upon the Fractional Real Estate Model

In a Ragatz and Associates Annual Report, which analyzes data on the Fractional and Private Residence Club sectors, there are a number of data points that are startling. In particular: Annual fractional real estate sales in North America (consisting of the US, Mexico, Canada, and the Caribbean) over the 14 year period from 2006 through […]

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Top 3 Reasons Why 81% of Second Homeowners Dislike Owning Their Vacation Home

According to one study, 81% of high-net-worth (HNW) second and third homeowners hate or dislike their vacation home. Their top three reasons include: Costly upkeep (38% of respondents) Time-consuming maintenance (29%) A feeling of obligation to use the property (64%) In addition, if they were able to get the original market value, 64% of second-home […]

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Smart Investment in Hawaii

Perfect Timing For A Luxury Second Home Partnership Model

With the real estate markets slowing due to an unstable economy coupled with political uncertainty, an increasing number of potential buyers are putting the dream of a second home on hold. Timing is everything — Lifestyle Asset Group may just be the ideal solution in today’s market. Here is the dilemma: you’ve wanted to purchase […]

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A New Lifestyle Comes to Maui

  By Edmond Krafchow Former CEO and Co-Owner Prudential California Realty President and Owner Mason-McDuffie Real Estate 2012 RISMedia Real Estate Leadership Award Recipient   Ever since I was a child I have been in love with Hawaii.  Sometime in the 1940’s I remember my parents bringing home a Matson Lines’ menu from a cruise […]

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A Mansion Glut–or a Grand Opportunity?

  A recent Wall Street Journal article reveals a trend in real estate that might actually be a boon to investors who choose luxury second home partnerships via a one-of-a kind model from innovative Lifestyle Asset Group (LAG). The article, A Growing Problem in Real Estate: Too Many Too Big Houses, highlights several key factors […]

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Lifestyle Asset Group Featured in Forbes

Lifestyle Asset Group (LAG) was honored to recently be featured in an article published by Forbes highlighting LAG’s innovative ownership model and investment structure. The article breaks down the Collective Asset Ownership model, how LAG creates true investment partnerships, and the numerous benefits that LLC owners can enjoy both financially and personally. Check out this […]

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Minimal Investment, Life-Changing Returns

This year is prime time to invest in a luxury vacation home, according to top luxury real estate experts. Here’s what they’re saying and three reasons why shared ownership is your best option for investing in a luxury second home.   Ellen Paris’s recent Forbes article, 2019 May Be The Time To Buy A Luxury Vacation […]

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NYT: Luxury Homes Are a Safe Investment

Have wavering markets caused you to consider investing in the luxury real estate market this year? You’re not the only one, according to Kerry Hannon of The New York Times. “Many high net worth investors are plunking cash in a second or third high end residence as a safety net, stemming from concern about a wide range of […]

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Forbes: Regular Travel Is Really Good for You

It’s something most people instinctively know: Travel is fun. Now comes the news, however, that travel is extraordinarily beneficial.  Taking time to get away from “normal” life is good for body and soul. However, planning for those family vacations can be a hassle. Short, getaway trips to relax and rejuvenate often lose out to long weekends of “doing nothing” […]

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7 Reasons: Our Model Beats Clubs Like Inspirato

Investing in a vacation home through fractional ownership should be just that…a sound investment first. Yes, the locations and properties matter. But if your top priority is smart investing, then Lifestyle Asset Group’s collective asset ownership of multiple properties is the most straightforward and risk-averse model. Since the concept debuted years ago, a number of […]

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