Sotheby’s International Realty’s Significant Sales
Posted September 25th, 2012 | by The Update
Luxury Real Estate Sales for July 2012, Part 2
Luxury real estate sales have been on the up, showing growing demand for high-end homes as the US financial market is stabilizing. The July issue of Sotheby’s International Realty‘s Significant Sales features their top sales from across the world, which are a testament to the thriving luxury market.
Here are a few highlights from the Western and Central US. Click here to see yesterday’s post with homes from the East Coast.
Sotheby’s International Realty-Pacific Palisades Brokerage
Sophisticated and warm, this single-story, contemporary home is located in Palisades Riviera. With a wonderful indoor/outdoor entertaining environment, it has an expansive entry with vaulted ceiling that leads to a great room. There also is a pergola with sound system, pool and yard. The spacious master bedroom has dual walk-in closets, sitting area and luxury bath with indoor/outdoor steam shower.
Sotheby’s International Realty-San Francisco Brokerage
This spectacular Willis Polk-designed home on San Francisco’s famed Gold Coast has sweeping views from the Golden Gate Bridge, across Alcatraz to Russian Hill. The dramatic arched portico and double front doors open to the foyer, introducing the home’s centralized walkout courtyard accessed by steel framed French doors. Two staircases and an elevator access the top four levels. There also are six wood-burning fireplaces, a formal living room, formal dining room, two kitchens, a library, study and solarium with sundeck and hot tub.
HOM Sotheby’s International Realty
This oceanfront home is located on the much sought after front row in the private beach community of Emerald Bay. The soft, contemporary European-designed estate offers unparalleled white water, ocean and coastline views as far reaching as the Dana Point Headlands. Built new in 2002 with numerous upgrades since, this five-bedroom, sevenand-a-half bath residence offers every possible amenity and luxury including expansive outdoor terraces plus a private swimming pool and spa overlooking the Emerald Bay surfline.
Sotheby’s International Realty-Sunset Strip Brokerage
Located on more than an acre, this estate has sweeping views of the Angeleno mountains, downtown, Century City and the ocean. The main house has soaring cathedral ceilings and features a library, screening room, gym, wine cellar and large master suite with sitting area and office, as well as dual baths. The guest house consists of two separate suites, each with their own private entrance. This home has one of the best views in all of Los Angeles.
Jackson Hole Sotheby’s International Realty
This Granite Ridge masterpiece was designed by architect Weldon Turner to take advantage of the extraordinary views of Rendezvous and Apres Vous Mountains and the southerly down valley views. Three separate living areas, each connected by a curved gallery with floor to ceiling windows, were designed to maximize mountain and valley views as well as the lush landscaping, which includes a cascading creek and waterfall and fertile lawns. Dramatic stone archways and hallways lead to a circular, columned study, an extravagant great room with unparalleled views and a beautifully adorned dining room that shares a double-sided fireplace with the kitchen. The home has two expansive master suites with impressive views and private, outdoor access. Downstairs there are three guest suites, a large media room and a ski/laundry room.
Fuller Sotheby’s International Realty & Peaks Real Estate Sotheby’s International Realty
Stapp Lakes Ranch is located just 25 miles from downtown Boulder. Colorado’s first guest ranch, it is set upon eight crystal-clear, stocked lakes. It was homesteaded by the Stapp Family in 1893 and its historic assemblage of lodges, cabins and outbuildings have been meticulously restored to their original look and feel, yet with all the modern conveniences. There are two lodges, eleven restored cabins, a saloon/dance hall and 6,000 square foot modern shop. Year-round creeks and streams flow through the property, which offers the ultimate end-ofthe-road privacy. It is surrounded by National Forest, yet accessible by car or helicopter.
To see the entire list of top sales for July 2012, click here.
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