FT: Tech tycoons want homes that look like Google’s offices

Young multi-millionaires who made a fortune selling tech startups are changing the luxury property market, according to the Financial Times. The spectacular office designs pioneered by companies like Google and Apple have rubbed off on young buyers’ expectations of their luxury homes, the story said. “They just want to walk right into a place that looks like their office,” Nina Hatvany, a luxury property specialist with Pacific Union International, told the FT.