Luxury Real Estate Headlines | Second Week of January 2019


Luxury Real Estate Headlines | Second Week of January 2019

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

Florence, Italy | Domenico Ambrosio, Italy Sotheby’s International Realty 

The villa dominates the surrounding valley, and from the ancient tower you can enjoy a view of Florence in the distance.

Picturesque Italian Villa in the Countryside Near Florence – Mansion Global

A Historic Tuscan Manor Changing Hands After Centuries – Wall Street Journal

Craig Ferguson Seeks Buyer for Bronson Canyon Compound – Variety

$3 Million Homes in Georgia, New York and Texas – New York Times

Success secrets of a winning team – Inman

Home of the Week: English Tudor pours on the charm in Alhambra – Los Angeles Times

New Year, New Islands: Why French Polynesian Property is the Real Estate of the Hour – James Edition

In a House With 16 Bathrooms, There Are Lots of Choices – Wall Street Journal

Miami Woos New York Homebuyers Fleeing Over Tax Law – Bloomberg

Prime Property: Contemporary home features sport court, custom pool – Houston Chronicle

Look Inside: This $1.2M Northern California Condo Is an Aesthete’s Dream – Apartment Therapy

Victoria Beckham and Sotheby’s Team up to Celebrate Women Artists – Barron’s

The Five Slickest Cars Up For Auction Next Weekend At RM Sotheby’s Arizona – Forbes



Explore Properties

  • Al Tahoe Charmer, $539,900 USD
    Hike, bike, cross country ski or walk to the Lake from this highly sought after Al Tahoe neighborhood property. Enjoy this sunny corner lot home with downstairs living, soaring ceilings in both the living room and dining room, modern kitchen, laundry room, two bedrooms and one bathroom. Upstairs you will find the largest bedroom, generous loft and second bathroom. Large matching shed and plenty of parking for RV and/or boat. Only one block to the meadow leading directly to the beach and walking or biking distance to restaurants and shopping.
  • 2674 Rose Ave, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, $340,000 USD
    This Fresh home would be an excellent Seasonal Rental, No permit needed! Or, great for a fulltime residence. It has a fantastic single level floor plan that has a spacious living room, 2 comfortable bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, mud-laundry-pantry room, low maintenance yard and room for an RV or boat. Plus generous area for toys in the carport secured storage. Come check out the NEW and NEWER features in this Great home! Valuable-clear pest report on file. Excellent value, nice in town location, centrally located close to Skiing, Lake Tahoe, shops and restaurants!
  • 1230 Omalley Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150, $325,000 USD
    Updated cute cabin located on quite street across from meadow and is centrally located. This 2 bedroom 1 bath has New windows, New Roof, New hardwood floors, new electrical, EPA approved Clean burning Stove, Redwood deck with Cedar hot tub and a cool greenhouse. Crawlspace has a radon liner and has On Demand water heater. BMPS have been completed. Come preview Today.

  • Inside a Remarkable Upper East Side Townhouse
    Along one of the storied streets of Manhattan’s Upper East Side, this stately five-bedroom townhouse stands as a stalwart example of the traditions and regal refinement for which its historic neighborhood is known and beloved. Spanning an impressive five levels, the 8,310-square-foot interiors conjure the elegance of a bygone era, with richly hued hardwood floors, classical wall treatments, detailed moldings and millwork, mullioned windows, and warming wood-burning fireplaces. Modern amenities are in no short supply, of course, including a security system, multizone central air conditioning, and an elevator offering effortless access to all five floors.
  • Market Spotlight | Australia in 2020
    Australia is famous for its wide-open spaces, its beaches, and its vibrant array of flora and fauna, among many other things. With highly-urbanized and cultural landmarks like Perth, Sydney, and Melbourne, it’s hard to argue that between the natural beauty – and the manmade variety – Australia remains high on the list of sought-after destinations.
  • Glamorous Glass | 5 Homes with Stained-Glass Windows
    From New York to California, these homes feature stained-glass elements that transmit light and transform it into color, creating accents that are both visually striking and vibrant.