On 22 December 2014 Guy Collins writing for Bloomberg Businessweek Read More
Birot sells to singing Chinese Billionaire. It is not often that we have the freedom to openly speak about Read More
Tuesday morning at VinExpo 2014 saw Karin Maxwell as a keynote speaker together with Ernst & Young and the SAFER all addressing the purchase process for buying a Bordeaux vineyard. Read More
The most significant thing to happen to Bordeaux and arguably to the world wine industry in the last few decades is the arrival of the Chinese as major consumers of wine. Read More
上次在发表了《为什么选择投资波尔多酒庄》这篇文章之后,陆续接到很多对酒庄投资收购有兴趣的朋友的邮件。有一位叫Luc的先生问到这样一个问题:“酒庄收购是很容易的,只要有钱,我卖了香港的一套别墅就可以在波尔多买个酒庄了。问题是我一个中国人跑到法国去买酒庄,语言不通,当地法律不懂,隔行如隔山的庄园管理问题又怎么解决?听说一些中国人过来买酒庄亏本经营,如果运营不好,拿在手里就是一个烫手的山芋,以后要想转卖又怎么办呢?” Read More
经常看到新闻上讲富豪们斥资上千万或者上亿人民币购买葡萄酒庄,很多人不禁要问买酒庄这么新兴的投资项目为什么现在这么火热,今天我们就来聊聊波尔多酒庄投资为什么那么吸引人。 Read More
When buying residential property in another country there are many aspects in the buying process which will be different to what you are used to in your domestic market. Securing Finance for a property acquisition in France is one such area where the process and products may be different. (Vineyard financing is viewed as a commercial loan and will be treated differently to residential loans but please contact us for more information on this subject) Read More
On March 8th Karin and Michael gave an interview to a crew for France 3 – the French television network who were doing a documentary on the French vineyard market. This is the second TV interview we have given in recent weeks but the focus of this interview was the current interest that Bordeaux is receiving from the international market and in particular the Chinese. The crew wanted to see a “typical” product that attracts the international investors. We took them to Chateau Quercy, St Emilion Grand Cru for which Maxwell-Storrie-Baynes had the exclusive mandate for sale. The property sold this year to a Chinese buyer. Read More
For those serious about buying a vineyard our Essential Tips when Buying a Bordeaux Vineyard free download is a must read – you can download this report bottom right on this blog page. Last weekend Jonathan Foyle writing in the Financial Times Weekend (see full articles links below) gave some insights into “how to buy a vineyard.” Foyle was given the exclusive for the FT first but since the public launch we have had a terrific response from the press... Read More
多年来,Maxwell-Storrie-Baynes一直坚守一个信念:“将波尔展现给全世界,将全世界展现在波尔多面前”,随着我们近几年越来越多中国籍或亚洲籍买家的出现,使得我们更加坚定了这个信念。李莉娟(Li Lijuan)将负责酒庄收购项目针对中国买家的公关及沟通等相关部分的工作,以确保我们的中国客人能够享受到我们一直以来提供的专业化待遇和咨询。李莉娟在波尔多已工作居住了5年,精通英语、法语、中文并持有红酒管理与市场营销的硕士后学位,并曾亲自参与了一桩影响力较大的中国买家在波尔多的酒庄收购案。Karin Maxwell曾在2008年被波尔多商务部邀请加入代表波尔多在Vinexpo(世界规模最大的葡萄酒行业展会)的委员团队。由此可见波尔多正努力将葡萄酒产业与酒庄展现给中国... Read More