BRUSSELS PENTHOUSES
International developer Thornsett Group yesterday launched six duplex and triplex penthouses at Leopold Village in the heart of Brussels’ European district and with stunning views over the city. The penthouses cost from €750,000 excluding taxes. Contact: +32 2 280 3034, www.leopoldvillage.com.

SAVILLS’ AUCTION SUCCESS
Savills’ latest residential auction raised £19.5m with a success rate of 81 per cent, as optimism returns to the property market. A number of lots sold for in excess of their guide prices, including a flat in a mansion block in Queen’s Club Gardens. The next event will be held on 25 October. www.savills.co.uk.

REMOTE COTTAGE FOR SALE
A peaceful slice of the Somerset countryside is up for sale at Carter Jonas’ auction on 6 October in Bath. The three-bed cottage is only reachable by foot and has a good-sized garden It is in need of some modernisation and the guide price is £150,000 to £200,000. Contact Carter Jonas on 01749 677667.