Events for July
M T W T F S S
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
Add your event FREE

Today


Videos


Polls


Accomodations in Austria


Cosmo and Nanu

Karl-Heinz_Grassers_penthouse_still_for_sale

Karl-Heinz Grassers penthouse still for sale

The penthouse of the former Financial Minister Karl-Heinz Grasser is still for sale. "Christie’s" offers it for a rent fee of 11 million Euros.

On the website of "Christie’s" one can have a look at the 400 square metre penthouse. Mr Grasser only has the right to rent the penthouse on Babenbergerstraße in Vienna. The owner is the insurance company Wiener Städtische (VIG) who receive a monthly rent.

A spokesman of "Christie’s" said that the price of eleven million Euros will not change. Property like that takes some time to be sold.

Mr Grasser invested about 4 million Euros in the extension of the apartment. He signed the contract for the apartment in the autumn of 2005.

According to media reports, the financing of the penthouse is connected to the worldwide financial transactions of Mr Grasser and is apparently subject to investigation.

Vienna Times






Tag cloud:
invested  transactions  investigation  sold  signed  worldwide  Financial  apparently  penthouse  subject  Euros  Christie  rsquo  apartment  Karl  rent  extension  media  Grasser  sale


Latest News

 

Beekeeping is booming in Vienna
People living in Vienna have got a new hobby - beekeeping.

Queen of Englands favourite horses used as lawnmowers in Vienna
Horses from the famous Spanish Riding School are being used to help keep the grass down in city parks in Vienna.

Get an early start on the American Independence Day celebrations at Eton Institute
Get an early start on the American Independence Day celebrations at Eton Institute

Penguin Babies Earn Their Feathers At Zoo
These feathered friends are the latest additions to the penguin enclosure at Vienna's Schoenbrunn Zoo.

Sex On The Underground Station Filmed By Passenger
The fact that there were CCTV cameras in place or the fact that a train packed with passengers had pulled into the station didn't seem to bother this couple caught having sex in public at an underground train station in the Austrian capital Vienna.

Jobless Footballers Join Dole Rangers To Showcase Their Talent
Austria's job centres are entering the big league - by creating a football team to allow jobless footballers to showcase their talent and get work.

Eton Institute Vienna launches Summer Campaign with huge Online Sale
Eton Institute Vienna launches Summer Campaign with huge Online Sale Vienna language institute offers one-day occasion to boost personal and professional skills

Strongman pulls worlds largest twinjet plane out of hanger
A strong man known as the "Austrian Rock" has notched up his 16th endurance world record, this time by pulling a Boeing 777 plane from its hangar at the Vienna International Airport in Schwechat.

Museum of Applied Arts celebrates 150 years
The Museum of Applied Arts (MAK) is celebrating its 150th anniversary with three special exhibitions.

Erdogan tells Turks not to assimilate into Austria
Turkey's Prime Minister has been accused of creating unrest by Austrian politicians after he called on Turks in Austria to reject 'assimilation'.

 


Rieders Digests


The most popular stories –
last 7 days