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Annelies Wüst runs the real estate company Wüst und Wüst, based in Küsnacht, together with her husband Herbert and with CEO Beat Hürlimann. She has been active in the brokerage of villas and upscale residential properties for a good 30 years. She spoke with David Strohm of NZZ Residence about the special challenges of brokering properties in the upscale segment.

Little Island in New York; Bild: Courtesy of Heatherwick Studio.
Little Island: a new attraction in New York.

Where New York’s newly opened Little Island attraction can be experienced today, only the remains of Pier 54 were visible a few years ago. But the piece of sea from which the “Little Island” now rises once played a central role in the history of the Hudson River and the surrounding communities – and should do so again in the future.

Supersalone 2021, Mailand
Preparations are underway for the Supersalone in Milan 2021.

It’s going to be a “supersalone”: Work is underway for the Salone del Mobile Special Event 2021. The Salone del Mobile comes with a new name and a new logo – “supersalone” and a prominent new curator: Stefano Boeri, the Milanese architect who became world-famous for his buildings called vertical forests (boschi verticali).