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Yacht builder Sanlorenzo & Steve Leung Designers Come Together to Make 'Floating Villas' For Affluent Asians

  • 14th Oct 2020
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Yacht builder Sanlorenzo & Steve Leung Designers Come Together to Make 'Floating Villas' For Affluent Asians

Famous for its Made to Measure yachts, Sanlorenzo is more than 60 years old as a company and is one of Italy's famous luxury yacht developers. It has recently come together with Steve Leung Design group, a Hong Kong-based globally performing interior designing company to make an exciting range of customized 'floating villas' in Hong Kong.

Of course the target group for this unusual luxury real estate in Hong Kong remains the rich from Hong Kong and other parts of Asia who are keen on buying a different kind of luxury holiday homes.

The idea is to incorporate beautiful luxury residential interiors within the confines of a yacht and make it really exciting for the wealthy and affluent buyers in the region.

Steve Leung Design Group

As a matter of fact Hong Kong based Steve Leung Design Group happens to be an internationally renowned interior designing firm that won several awards and accolades in the past many years. Its range of world class services include interior design, interior decoration & furnishing too. Some of the prestigious luxury projects that Steve Leung and his team have been working on include Novotel City project in Tung Chung and the Orchard Residences luxury apartments in Singapore and many more.

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Luxury Yacht Designing

The concept of designing yachts has been primarily driven by buyers and players from the western world and affluent Asians have very recently started getting attracted to this luxury concept. With some of the best luxury real estate projects in Singapore and other parts of Asia under their belt, Steve Leung Design Group is confident of delivering some of the best luxury yacht designs for these world class floating villas.

This strategic partnership between Steve Leung Design Group will ensure that Sanlorenzo’s made to measure yachts which are custom designed; get really enhanced in terms of their luxury interiors too.

The Simpson Marine Group

Sanlorenzo is represented in Asia by The Simpson Marine Group which is surely one of Asia's top most new yacht sales, brokerage and service company. Simpson Marine was founded by Mike Simpson almost 36 years ago in Hong Kong as a yacht sales and charter company. Its core strength lies in fulfilling the demands of the fast growing marine business in Asia. Simpson Marine happens to be one of the largest regional distributors for many leading yacht companies and has some of the most proficient sales and after sales service professionals in its team. They have managed to increase Sanlorenzo's regional yacht market sales that include 9 luxury yacht sales in Hong Kong alone.

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Luxury yacht market picking up

The increase in sales of yachts is a clear indicator that the Covid 19 crisis has not had that big an impact on the wealthy and rich segment of Asians. Statistics suggest that there has been a more than 20% increase in the number of millionaires in Hong Kong in 2020 and also there has been a substantial increase in the wealth of the rich from China.


A luxury enthusiast who is presently pursuing Masters in Global Luxury Goods and Services Management from MIP Politecnico Di Milano and SP Jain School of Global Management. Shaurjyadeep is deeply influenced by the way Europeans perceive luxury. He is a  proud alumnus of Don Bosco School who hai... read more


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