How to win friends and affluent people
Stan Miranda gets by with a little help from his friends. Backed by a range of wealthy investors, including Lord Rothschild, his Partners Capital has pushed assets from zero to $6bn (€4.9bn) in five years.
However, lots of affluent people may not like the idea of their favorite magazine going pedestrian. I mean, the magazine would be literally available on the streets now. That must dishearten the elite people who form the 1% of the population. I can empathize with them. Or, am I being sarcastic? Of course I am! Nevertheless, it is a glossy mag that tells you how rich people are actually getting these days, and how much work is left before you can go ahead and buy everything that’s featured there.
Seth Semilof and Kamal Hotchandani, publishers of Haute Living — a luxury real estate magazine with distribution in affluent residences, hotels and offices in South Florida — are set to launch a New York version, Haute New York, in October.
Accoring to the press release, the initial circulation of 35,000 will be “going to the most affluent and discriminate homebuyers.
In order to gauge how the rich and affluent use the Social media, a research was conducted called How Affluent Luxury Consumers Use the Internet and Social Media. It found out that the affluent ones spend more time online than those who are not so rich.
Interestingly, much of the time spent online is used to make contacts and deals, and also to purchase goods online. 1,614 affluent consumers with incomes of $100,000 were surveyed and the facts have been quite startling. In fact, such market researches could help advertisers to learn how the rich spend and which websites they usually visit.
A TASTE OF THE GOOD LIFE, AMERICA’S MOST AFFLUENT CITIES
America is well known for many reasons and a few of them are the affluent cities which have been alluring crowds from various parts of the globe. Now if you are someone who is looking for travelling to the most affluent cities of the world then there are few options in America. The cities are popular and may not come as a surprise to many.
Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Houston is just few to name.
Travelling with affluence
San Jose and Detroit
The most affluent cities also include the Motor City which post the recession period has grown well in every auto industry that has well driven the Detroit city in few top rankings. The population of the wealthy grew to 92,000 from 89,100 in 2010 to 2009. The hike was just about 3.4% which compares with the 15.9% fall. This later went down more to the 2008 financial crisis till 79,500.