Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Fourth Week in August 2019


Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Fourth Week in August 2019

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles, and home.

Woodland, Utah | Kerry Oman & Thomas Wright, Summit Sotheby’s International Realty 

The home was built by Debbi Fields, of Mrs. Fields cookie fame, and is now owned by chocolatier Jeanette Brooks

‘Sweet’ Utah Home: Fully Turnkey Ranch Built by Cookie Mogul Lists for $45M – Mansion Global

The best advice I’ve received on marketing myself as a luxury agent – Inman

Andy MurrayJoins Rafa Nadal Open by Sotheby’s International Realty – Rafa Nadal Open

A stunning, 16th century English mansion on Guildford Estate…across the pond in Pennsylvania – Country Life

Famed San Francisco Restaurateur’s Napa Valley House –  San Francisco Chronicle

‘The future is bright for Austin’: Sotheby’s International Realty CEO – Yahoo! Finance

Astonishing Views From Clarendon Heights, $6.76M – California Home + Design

Steve Wynn’s $43M estate buy leaves handful of listings above $30 million in Palm Beach – Palm Beach Post

Cute Hamptons Home Listed For Just Under $1M – Curbed

Amid Political Changes, Buyers Would Be Wise to Consider Prime Central London – Mansion Global

Meryl Streep Relists Tribeca Penthouse For $18.25 Million – Wall Street Journal

Homes That Sold for Around $600,000 – New York Times

Private Island Within Easy Commuting Distance of Manhattan – Mansion Global

Hot Property: Transitional Cos Cob Home In A Convenient Location – Greenwich Time

A look inside the Martha’s Vineyard mansion the Obamas are reportedly buying – Boston Globe

Sotheby’s International Realty expands in the Midwest – Luxury Daily

The Bellmore – Houston House & Home

On the Market in the New York Region – New York Times

Mark your calendar: Sotheby’s & AstaGuru have art marvels that drive away weekday blues – Economic Times

Sotheby’s Hong Kong to Offer Anna Hu’s ‘Silk Road Music Collection’ in October – Barron’s



Explore Properties

  • 945 Merced Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, $849,000 USD
    An incredible opportunity to own a 2010 custom built home in Al Tahoe just one block from the Lake. Comprised of three bedrooms and two bathrooms, upstairs living features vaulted ceilings, beautiful hardwood floors and an abundance of natural light along with filtered views of the lake. The great room showcases a dramatic stone fireplace to the open and well-appointed gourmet kitchen and dining area that leads out to the large back deck. Within walking distance to Regan Beach and Lakeview Commons!
  • 439 Ala Wai Blvd, #133, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, $529,000 USD
    Great Tahoe Keys condo right on the water with fabulous views and an extra large boat dock right out your back door. This 3 bedroom 2 bath has downstairs living and is sold completely furnished. Located close to all the wonderful Tahoe Keys amenities. Hurry, this one won't last long.
  • 1328 Dick Lake Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, $599,000 USD
    Wonderful home located in the heart of South Lake Tahoe! Quiet, in town location situated at the end of the cul-de-sac and with over a ¼ acre lot it provides ample space for RV/boat parking. This split-level home offers vaulted ceilings that enhance the abundance of natural light, 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, downstairs family room with back-yard access, large 2-car garage and large wrap-around deck off the living room/dining room. The South Tahoe Gateway bike trail and acres of Conservancy land are just steps away.

  • Inside a Modern Montecito Farmhouse
    Both luxurious and laid back, this thoughtfully remodeled ranch-style home on 1.51 acres in Montecito is filled with intriguing colors and textures and celebrates the natural surroundings as much as the interiors with an effortless indoor-outdoor flow.
  • Going with the Flow | 6 Estates with Private Lakes
    Few things can compare to time spent by a lake. The relaxing sound of fresh water, the cool shade of trees, and soothing sylvan scents create the most tranquil settings at these six estates, each of which includes its own peaceful private lake.
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    La Romana, Dominican Republic | Sergio Llach, Dominican Republic Sotheby’s International Realty