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FINE HOMES速 INTERNATIONAL FEBRUARY | MARCH 2010

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California ............................10-15

Illinois...................................16-17

South Carolina ....................18-21

Colorado ......................................7

Maryland ...................................36

Texas ..........................................32

Florida ............................34-35, 37

New Jersey ................................43

Utah ..........................................8-9

Georgia ......................................33

New York ............................38-42

Canada......................................4-6

North Carolina....................22-31

The Cover House .....................37 Prudential

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Outstanding Views Ontario Canada This country estate in the town of Palgrave on 69 acres boasts beautiful views from every angle. A gated entrance leads to a sprawling sidesplit with solid construction and multiple walkouts that lead to a large cedar deck overlooking rolling land and a spring-fed pond with bass. The land is populated by lots of wildlife, hay fields, trilliums that are amazing in springtime, plus a maple and pine forest. Enjoy the back pond full of trout, plus a barn with hydro power and water. The home includes a huge, triple-bay, attached garage and a circular paved drive, all situated in the heart of horse country. Trails for walking or riding are nearby. $1,100,000

Ronan Realty Brokerage

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A Country Classic Ontario Canada Built in 1865, this stunning historic estate is located near 7th Line. A true Canadian gem and a remarkable combination of architectural styles, the outside of this 2-story home features beautiful gardens and wraparound verandas. Inside, you’re greeted with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, English-inspired dÊcor, a new French country kitchen, original hardwood floors and a cozy living room fireplace. With several historic buildings on the property, including a heated workshop, showroom and gazebo, this prestigious home exudes character and charm throughout. $995,000 CDN

Marc Ronan Prudential Ronan Realty Brokerage 888.936.4216 www.marcronan.com Ronan Realty Brokerage

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Thornhill, Ontario, Canada On a .695-acre property, this home’s grand circular driveway and 4-car garage are harbingers of what’s inside. Approximately 12,000 square feet of the finest finishings, this home has all the amenities of a 5-star resort, including magnificent terraced gardens surrounding an award-winning pool and cabana, spa and putting green that are overlooked by an indoor spa with a hot tub and sauna. Available for less than $3,000,000 CDN.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

A 3-story executive residence in prime St. Clair/Avenue Road vicinity. A 5-minute drive to downtown. An exceptional beamed family room, kitchen and breakfast room combination with a log-burning fireplace overlooking the garden. Available for less than $1,900,000 CDN.

In midtown, this bright and spacious open-concept residence is in walking distance to the subway and close to all amenities. 3 plus 1 bedrooms and 4 washrooms. Available for less than $800,000 CDN.

Judi Gottlieb cell: 416.720.4008 office: 416.449.2020 jgottlieb@trebnet.com www.judigottlieb.com

Toronto, Ontario, Canada An architectural masterpiece, this 5-star condo residence is situated in Toronto’s “5th Avenue” district. Priced from $2,000,000 to $5,000,000 CDN. Sadie Moranis Realty, Brokerage


Solar Home Estes Park Colorado Overlooking the picturesque mountain valley of Estes Park, Colorado, this distinctive 5,800-square-foot home on 155 acres offers 270-degree, awe-inspiring views of Longs Peak and the Rocky Mountains’ snow-capped continental divide. Architect/owner designed and built in 2002 to have minimal environmental impact and optimal energy efficiency, its primary power source is photo-voltaic with a back-up generator. The “off-grid” 4-bedroom, 4-bath retreat with 3-car garage and indoor, solar-heated lap-pool has stone-colored cement roofing (R-60), and stucco exterior walls (R-30) with cedar accents allowing it to meld seamlessly into the mountains that inspired it. Flooring surfaces are slate, stamped and colored concrete or bamboo. Huge, triple-pane, low-E windows draw in breathtaking views while admitting passive solar heat to be captured by structural concrete floors. Century-old train trestles, salvaged from Great Salt Lake, provide timber framing for a spectacular great room. The nearby, 3-level carriage house has a main level, 4-car garage, a lower-level horse barn and an upper-level, caretaker/guest apartment. You won’t want to leave this peaceful, yet exhilarating retreat, but Estes Park is only 5 minutes away and Boulder/Denver area only an hour. $3,500,000

Tom Adams, Broker Associate, GRI, MRE Prudential Team Realty Day time: 970.481.5188 Evening: 303.823.5022 adams@realtor.com

Team

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Silver Strike Lodge Deer Valley Utah Newly completed Silver Strike Lodge is located just steps from the Silver Strike chairlift in Empire Pass at Deer Valley. Two- to 4-bedroom units are available with spectacular views of the ski slope and the mountains and canyon below. The finest finishes and materials are found throughout, from detailed millwork, beams and trusses to expansive entry foyers lined in rich stone and knotty alder. Additional features include top-of-the-line appliances and deluxe jetted tubs and steam showers. Prices include membership to the exclusive Talsiker Club. $2,300,000 to $3,150,000

Park Meadows Park City Utah This spectacular home in Park Meadows has ski resort views and superior craftsmanship with a recent remodel that elevates it to one of the finest offerings in the area. Superb finishes complement the 6,200-square-foot floor plan that is perfect for family living and entertaining. There is a gourmet kitchen and a massive stone fireplace in the living room and a formal dining area that rises from the floor to a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. The grand interior also includes 4 bedroom suites and 6 baths plus a den/library area and wine room. $3,795,000

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Ironwood Townhomes Park City Utah The Ironwood Townhomes are located in the prestigious Empire Pass area of Deer Valley in Park City, Utah. These beautiful residences are ski-in/ski-out townhomes to the most-popular Northside Express chairlift at Deer Valley ski area. Amenities abound amid the 4-bedroom, 4.5-bath interiors, boasting high-quality finishes throughout. A private patio with hot tub offers the perfect way to relax at the end of a ski day. Beautifully furnished and ready to move in, these townhomes are must-sees. Three available units range from approximately 2,500 square feet to 3,500 square feet, with prices from $2,750,000 to $3,299,000.

Wolf Creek Ranch Home Woodland Utah This spectacular home is on 160 acres in the beautiful gated community of Wolf Creek Ranch in Woodland, Utah, just 20 minutes from Deer Valley ski area and 30 minutes to historic Park City. Great finishes and design enhance this home that is replete with interior features, including a spa room, hearth room and an exercise room. Outside, the amenities continue with 2 beautiful ponds, a cascading waterfall and breathtaking views of the famous Timpanogas Mountains. The property is surrounded by mature aspen trees and is 2 minutes from the 2.2-million-acre Uinta National Forest. Common amenities include an equestrian center, owners’ community barn, 50 miles of trails, a guest cottage, owners’ yurts and gold-medal fly fishing on the Provo River. $7,250,000

Will Lange 435.640.0001 wlange@pureutah.com www.willlange.com

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ARCHITECTURAL MASTERPIECE! La Jolla, California Meticulously designed by renowned architect Wallace Cunningham, this distinctive Contemporary residence features walls of glass that accentuate panoramic white-water ocean, La Jolla Shores and sunset views. Exuding sophistication and special comfort, the floor plan consists of 5 bedroom suites, 5 full baths plus 2 powder rooms, limestone flooring, a 4-car garage, generous living areas, an outdoor living room and a dramatic use of glass, steel and stone throughout. The privately situated master retreat boasts a spacious view deck, an office and a stunning bath with an exercise area and steam shower. Floor-to-ceiling paneled glass doors open seamlessly onto the expansive patio offering a vanishing-edge pool and spa with vibrant 16-color lighting, a built-in barbecue and a fire pit. Prepare to be wowed! Offered at $12,400,000.


OCEANFRONT MASTERPIECE! La Jolla, California

MAGNIFICENT OCEANFRONT HOME! La Jolla, California

Amazing oceanfront home with a blend of Old World and contemporary styling! Architecturally stunning with exotic woods, stone flooring and Venetian plaster walls. Features include 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, chef’s kitchen, guest suite with separate entrance, a fabulous sit-down bar and inside/outside spaces for entertaining! Enjoy the elegant “resistance” pool and spa waterfalls, set in a stone lanai. Panoramic views of San Diego’s north and south coastlines. Awesome home and location! $9,970,000.

A gated courtyard introduces you to this grand Contemporary home and its gorgeous, expansive grounds with a private pool and spa. This home was designed to prominently display the panoramic white-water ocean, city and sunset views. The cook’s kitchen features black granite counters and an abundance of elegant cabinetry. Extraordinary ocean views bedazzle from the master retreat! Two bedroom suites are conveniently located on the entry level. The home provides an integrated “smart home” technology system. $7,998,000.

BALI COMES TO LA JOLLA! La Jolla, California

SINGLE-LEVEL ESTATE! La Jolla, California

Built new in 2009, this gorgeous property is not just a Balinese dream…it truly has its reality in Bali. For example, the reclaimed teak flooring throughout is imported from Bali. Large ocean-view decks, grounds with lush tropical landscaping and the heated saltwater pool and spa all reinforce the illusion of a tropical paradise! Included are 6-plus bedrooms, 7-plus baths, an elevator and a yoga studio with sauna and steam shower. The kitchen is a magnificent combination of elements! And, what a wine cellar! $9,750,000 - $10,750,876.

A beautifully appointed residence situated on almost an acre of useable grounds! Gated and walled for privacy, the expansive front yard features a grand, circular drive. The sprawling, single-level floor plan consists of 6 bedrooms, 5 full baths plus a powder room, vaulted beam ceilings, elegant hardwood and stone flooring, an exercise room with steam shower, and a 4-car garage. The spacious master retreat includes a spa tub and separate shower. The tranquil backyard offers manicured lawns, a pool and a sport court. $3,700,000 - $4,250,876.

Maxine & Marti Gellens #1 Team in San Diego County / #5 Team in the Nation, 2008 Prudential California Realty 1299 Prospect Street, La Jolla, CA 92037 Office: 858.551.6630 / Fax: 858.551.4898 Virtual Tour: www.gellens.com


Where Turf Meets Surf Del Mar CA Susane Roberts 858.755.6793 / Cell: 858.361.9988 susane@susaneroberts.com www.SusaneRoberts.com

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Open the entry gate and step into another world away from the hustle and bustle of city life, a world of serenity, in commune with nature with ocean breezes wafting through the canyon. A Del Mar classic home, painstakingly remodeled with quality finishes and thoughtful details, is sited on a private lot overlooking a sparkling pool below, and the crystal blue water of the Pacific beyond! More than 4,000 square feet encompasses 3 secondary bedrooms, a media room, an office and a sumptuous master suite. A great room concept includes the living and dining rooms and gourmet kitchen. Truly a slice of paradise. $4,900,000


Montecito Hills Santa Rosa CA Located in northeast Santa Rosa in Sonoma County and surrounded by 2.08 acres of beautifully manicured cottage-style gardens, age-old oaks and lush green rolling lawns is this stunning, modern, Victorian-style farmhouse. Unlike traditional Victorian homes, this estate residence features an open, flowing floor plan with 6 ample-sized bedrooms, 7 custom-tiled baths and more than 10,000 square feet of luxury living. Secluded from the main home is a sparkling in-ground pool and pool house. Meander through the awe-inspiring gardens, equal to those planted by Luther Burbank himself, and experience peace and privacy. Just minutes from all conveniences. Please go to www.5055Montecito.com. Offered at $3,590,000

Ross Liscum, CRS 707.544.6111 ross@pcrsonoma.com www.RossLiscum.com DRE# 00690324

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GALLAGHER & GALLAGHER

www.DelMarMesaEstate.com

Del Mar Mesa

www.RSFArchitecturalEstate.com

$5,995,000 - $6,950,000

www.PalacioDePacifica.com

Rancho Pacifica

Rancho Santa Fe

www.RanchoPacificaEstate.com

$4,995,000

Rancho Pacifica

www.DelMarMesaVilla.com

Del Mar Mesa

$5,900,000 - $6,900,000

$3,995,000

www.RamonaRanch.com

$3,390,000

Ramona Ranch

$2,995,000 - $3,295,000

MICHAEL & ELAINE GALLAGHER First Class Service, World Class Results, Over 1/2 Billion SOLD

858.259.3100 SDP-36-5207. DRE license #00756196, 01076151


FINES HOMES DIVISION LD SO

LD SO

www.BridgesVilla.com

The Bridges

www.RanchoPacificaVilla.com

$6,495,000

Rancho Pacifica

www.RanchoPacificaParadise.com

Rancho Pacifica

$5,995,000

www.VillaMiraLago.com

$3,695,000

Fairbanks Ranch

$3,195,000 - $3,495,000

LD O S

www.VillaRanchoPacifica.com

Rancho Pacifica

www.MeadowsDelMarVilla.com

$2,975,000

Meadows Del Mar

$2,795,000

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LUXURY ESTATES‌ CALL US TODAY!

858.259.3100 GCHomes.com


Lake Home Greenwood SC You’ll have room to roam in this Charleston-style lake home on 11,400-acre Lake Greenwood with extraordinary long-range panoramic lake views from nearly every room. Five elegant covered porches highlight this 4-floor residence with an elevator, 4 bedrooms, 4 baths and a 2-car garage. An open floor plan includes a gourmet kitchen/dining/living room with a beautiful custom copper range hood, custom cabinetry with display fronts, blue caramel granite counters, a breakfast bar, built-in credenza, pantry, custom light fixtures and chandelier, stainless-steel appliances (including a dual-fuel convection oven—gas range/electric oven), a French-freezer refrigerator and a microwave drawer. A glamorous master bath boasts a 2-sided fireplace. This unique, stylish home includes custom closets, a craft center, hardwood floors and antique stained-glass window accents. An entertainment room rests lakeside with a large antique wet-bar/wine cellar. Enjoy the easy-care, private lakeside garden. $1,025,000

Kristen Andersen 864.494.8815 Kristen@pcrgreenwood.com www.ChangeYourView.net

The Greenwood area offers numerous community events and cultural art venues, the highly respected Self Regional Healthcare hospital system, an excellent school system, plus Lander University and Piedmont Technical College, quality community theater, a performing arts center, a 1,000-acre lakeside state park, golf galore and more. Love your lake life!

Cambridge Realty

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Evergreen Chanticleer Greenville SC Precision, artistry, and privacy abound in this original-owner estate on Chanticleer’s 17th fairway. With more than 1,000 feet of golf course frontage, this 12,000-plus-square-foot limestone and granite home features a custom indoor driving range and putting green. The 6-acre setting is gated, private, exquisitely manicured, and protected by a sophisticated security system. The separate conservatory includes a coach house apartment above. Other features include the Gunite swimming pool, spa, steam shower, sauna, private elevator, and 1,800-plus-bottle wine cellar. All the windows and doors are solid mahogany. Enjoy 5 bedrooms, 6 full baths, 3 powder rooms, and the 4-car garage with custom dog wash. It is just five minutes to downtown Greenville’s arts, shopping & dining. See www.EvergreenChanticleer.com. $7,900,000

C. Dan Joyner Co., REALTORS ®

Joan E. Herlong 864.679.5908 / Cell: 864.325.2112 Joan@AugustaRoad.com www.AugustaRoad.com

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Wexford Plantation Estates— Luxury at its Finest Hilton Head

South Carolina

Set in exclusive, gated Wexford Plantation, with more than 5,000 heated square feet, is this stunning 4-bedroom, 4-full- and 2-half-bath home. Amenities abound, from a chef’s kitchen, game room and exercise room to an office and home theater. Entertain outdoors in grand style with 2 fireplaces, a waterfall, pool and spa. $1,795,000

This Mediterranean-style luxury home was just completed by one of the finest home builders on Hilton Head Island. The residence encompasses more than 6,800 square feet with 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half baths, customized millwork, a gourmet kitchen, office, theater, game room and pool with expansive outdoor living area. All this is set in Wexford Plantation, a private luxury golf and boating country club community. $3,199,000

Cindy Creamer offers many years of experience specializing in luxury homes. She posseses a keen understanding of South Carolina’s Low Country and has the knowledge to serve the discriminating buyer or seller. Please contact her at: Cindy@CindyCreamer.com or www.CindyCreamer.com / 843.298.2356

Spectacular Island Living


Deep-Water Riverfront Estate minutes from Hilton Head

South Carolina

Welcome to the Low Country of South Carolina! Enjoy warm, magnificent sunsets, ultimate golf—a choice of 2 signature golf courses by Jack Nicklaus and Pete Dye, a country club lifestyle and boating at your leisure. This riverfront estate is ideally suited for those that will appreciate the renowned golfing community known as Colleton River Plantation. Have you heard of The Legend of Bagger Vance? Do you enjoy deep-water boating and appreciate the elegance of fine dining? Then you, your family and friends might really enjoy being a part of this special community. This spectacular home comes with its own private deep-water dock; cathedral ceilings; four bedrooms; a master bedroom and sitting room on the first floor; and a separate suite with kitchen, bedroom and sitting room for family or guests. Priced in the mid-$2 millions.

Wayne and Simone McDonald are owners of Prudential Premier Island Properties and natives of South Carolina. They know the Low Country lifestyle and what it offers. Truly a unique part of America, offering Southern hospitality, wide open spaces, expansive rivers and ever-changing marshes and tides. Please contact us for this and other fine properties at the following: wmm@hargray.com or at www.HiltonHeadLuxuryProperties.com 843.384.5764

See Link Exchange Program Button on www.HiltonHeadLuxuryProperties.com. We invite you to a reciprocal link exchange with our real estate-related Web sites.

The Low Country of South Carolina, and its surrounding coastal areas such as Hilton Head, is compared to other acclaimed destinations in Florida, Colorado and California. It is enjoyed by many astute, upper-end buyers that appreciate the mild seasons, the white sandy beaches and the many outdoor amenities from golfing to kayaking. Buyers that are taking advantage of the real estate opportunities today will be well pleased in years to come. This is a piece of paradise and a unique lifestyle, call and schedule a visit to see if its right for you and your family.


Marie O’Brien cell: 910.528.5669 office: 910.295.5504 mobrien@prudentialpinehurst.com www.89abbottsforddrive.com

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Understated Elegance Pinehurst NC Exquisite living awaits you in Pinehurst’s prestigious gated community of Pinewild Country Club. Magnificent golf course and lake views will be enjoyed from private retreats on the lush manicured grounds with cascading water in the background. Stunning interior architectural details are accented with the finest appointments. Within 4,000 square feet of elegant living space are 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. Opened by magnificent window walls, this light-filled home borrows space from the outdoors. Secluded sitting areas are surrounded by beautiful grounds of flowering shrubs, trees and a stunning waterfall overlooking the golf course and lake. Furnishings are included. $1,995,000


Old-Town Charm Pinehurst NC If these walls could talk! Liscombe Lodge, circa 1927, once owned by General & Mrs. George C. Marshall and then by General & Mrs. Leonard D. Heaton (General Heaton was Surgeon General of the Army and President Eisenhower’s personal physician), has entertained public figures such as President Harry Truman and President & Mrs. Dwight Eisenhower and family. The present owner totally renovated this home and the detached guest cottage in 1994 and 1995 with quality, elegance and exquisite detail inside and out. If you are looking for location, history and the best restored home, this is the perfect residence for you. $1,450,000

Emily Hewson cell: 910.315.3324 office: 910.295.5504 ehewson@mindspring.com www.emilyhewson.com

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Striking Contemporary Pinehurst NC Kay Beran cell: 910.315.3322 office: 910.692.2635 beran@prudentialpinehurst.com www.kayberan.com

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Enjoy spectacular views from this golf-front, contemporary home located in the exclusive gated community of The Country Club of North Carolina on 1.90 acres. Entertain in un-crowded comfort with more than 3,000 heated square feet of living space. A spacious living room is enhanced by a vaulted ceiling, miles of hardwood flooring, a window wall that opens to the outdoors and a floor-to-ceiling fireplace. Gleaming granite counters are the hallmark of this kitchen, designed for people who enjoy cooking and entertaining at the same time. The 3-sided screened porch also provides magnificent golf-course views. $895,000


A Lakefront Getaway Pinehurst NC An elegant, newer home nestled alongside Lake Pinehurst, this 3,500-square-foot home is enhanced with high ceilings, crown molding, granite counters, hardwood flooring and top-of-the-line appliances and fixtures. The lower level features 2 bedrooms, a gathering room and an adjacent game or reading room. Buyer will pay $12,000 transfer to join the famed Pinehurst Country Club, home of the 2014 Men’s and Women’s U.S. Open Golf Championships. More at www.teamtownley.com. $799,000

Judy & Jerry Townley cell: 910.690.7080 office: 910.295.5504 www.teamtownley.com

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On The Right Course In Pinehurst NC Judy & Jerry Townley 910.690.7080 www.teamtownley.com www.290inverraryroad.com

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World-class golf...world-class living! This striking Contemporary home is located in the exclusive gated community of Fairwoods on Seven on the 8th fairway of the famed Pinehurst No. 2 golf course—home to the 1999, 2005 and 2014 U.S. Open Men’s Championships and 2014 Women’s U.S. Open Golf Championship. Within 3,500-plus square feet of elegant living space is an entertainment-size living room enhanced by a stacked-stone fireplace and a floor-to-ceiling window wall allowing the inside and out to flow as one. The sophisticated Carolina room enjoys a sunny exposure and a golf-course view. The wormy chestnut custom cabinetry help give this home Southern charm and richness! Enjoy 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, an oversized garage and a membership to the Pinehurst Country Club (with a $15,000 transfer fee). $1,200,000


Distinct Design Pinehurst NC The Country Club of North Carolina: Where golf-front living is elevated to an art form. Situated on more than an acre of beautifully landscaped grounds, this home is located in the prestigious gated community of CCNC on the Dogwood Course. Opened by window-walls, the light-filled rooms borrow space from the outdoors. Enjoy the rich luster and mellow color of beautiful hardwood flooring. The more than 4,500 square feet of living space includes formal areas, a den, a spacious master suite with two 15-foot walk-in closets, 2 secondary bedrooms with private baths, and 2 offices. Enjoy outdoor entertaining around the beautiful pool with decorative tiles, an automatic cover, a hot tub and a patio area. $895,000

Joel Rich 910.315.4009 nrich@nc.rr.com

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Forest Creek Golf Club Pinehurst NC Kay Beran cell: 910.315.3322 office: 910.692.2635 beran@prudentialpinehurst.com www.kayberan.com

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For those who appreciate timeless, traditional elegance, this home is a dream come true. Custom-built with fabulous detail and design. Spacious and comfortable, the formal areas are accented with warm white oak hardwood flooring, high ceilings, tall windows and built-ins. Enjoy the relaxed comfort of the Carolina room with a window-wall and access to the screened porch and patio. For the serious cook, the kitchen features GE, Jenn-Air and Bosch systems, 2 ovens—1 with a gas stovetop—a breakfast bar and a pantry. The tranquil master suite offers a spa retreat with double sinks, a garden tub and a separate shower stall. The 3 additional bedrooms each have private baths. A separate artist’s cottage is included. Details at www.ForestCreekRealEstate.com and www.103BrookfieldDrive.com. $799,000


Stately Colonial Pinehurst NC Elegant simplicity is offered in this stately Federalist Colonial with handsome brick masonry. A wide center hall leads to the dramatic living room with a cathedral ceiling, fireplace, hardwood flooring and tall windows that bathe the room in natural light. Polished hardwood floors in the dining room will set off your oriental rugs. The cozy family room is designed for casual living. Efficient style plus inviting warmth are found in the kitchen with solid surface countertops, beautiful cabinetry, a breakfast bar, pantry and charming breakfast nook. A spacious main-level master suite has separate sinks, a whirlpool tub and a separate shower stall. The upper level houses 3 large secondary bedrooms. Visit www.pinehurstonline.com/45glenmeadow/mls.html for more information. $469,000

Pat Koubek 910.215.2869 www.patkoubek.com

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Oceanside Living Avon NC Dot Ansell 336.227.9880 / cell: 336.260.6023 dja6790@aol.com www.prudentialmccannrealty.com

This one-of-a-kind home offers beach access and a killer floor plan, custom built for year-round living. The ground level entry has an elevator to 4 levels and a superb bath that is handicap accessible. The 2nd level boasts 2 bedrooms, each with private baths and deck access. A 3rd bedroom features a private bath with a roll-in shower and a wheelchair accessible sink. The master bedroom suite with a Jacuzzi and separate shower is positioned on the home’s split level. The next level boasts a great room with a beautiful stone fireplace and custom built-ins, top-of-the-line electronics, one-half bath, a professional Viking kitchen and a dining area that opens to a screened porch and deck. On the top level, outdoor entertaining is made easy with a total upscale martini bar and den opening onto a deck with a hot tub, gas grill and exceptional views of the ocean and sound. $725,000

McCann Realty, Inc.

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Historic Charm Clemmons NC Offering magnificent views, exquisite details and every contemporary convenience, all with the character and charm of yesteryear, 7980 Valley View Drive is an exceptional residence and a North Carolina treasure. This stately 1928 Georgian period house has been meticulously restored to its former grandeur as an estate of distinction during the days of tobacco magnates and great fortunes. Designed by noted architect Charles Barton Keen, the 7-bedroom, 8-fulland 4-half-bath mansion with its surrounding 20 acres overlooking the Yadkin River Valley offers nearly 15,000 square feet of incomparable workmanship. The latest technology and the superior original amenities blend seamlessly in this elegant home that is more energy efficient and easier to maintain than ever, yet full of grace and style. Entertain on a grand scale either indoors or out. The restored elevator services all floors. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to own a historic architectural landmark. $3,900,000

Linda Helsabeck, GRI, CRS 336.748.2049 / cell: 336.403.4123 Linda.Helsabeck@PruCarolinas.com www.LindaHelsabeck.com

Carolinas Realty

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If Golf Is Your Passion Austin Texas Kim Bramlette 512.825.2182 kim@ultimare.com www.KimSellsAustin.com

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This luxury home is located in the gated golf course community of the University of Texas Golf Club. Overlooking the 13th green and pond, the residence affords privacy with golf-course views! Come relax and enjoy this resort-quality home, including an infinity-edge pool with your own swim-up bar, cabana, barbecue, covered porch, hot tub, outdoor fireplace and professional landscaping with large palm trees. Then, come inside this luxury home, currently owned by an award-winning interior designer. Move-in ready, the interior boasts custom faux finishes, murals and attention to detail throughout. This 5-bedroom, 4-bath home features a gourmet kitchen, office, media room and a game room with a wet bar. Exquisite custom quality, a 3-car garage, award-winning schools and Lake Austin access in the prestigious Steiner Ranch Community are also offered. Owner financing at a low market rate available. Visit www.tourfactory.com/530949 for more photos and a virtual tour. $1,000,000


Chapel Hills Home Douglasville GA Perfect for hard workers and their families, this home offers beauty, comfort and gracious space. It has 5 bedrooms, 4 baths and an entertainment center to die for. A lake surrounds the home on 3 sides and is the view that greets guests as they enter the house through the front door. The entrance expands to take in the formal living and dining rooms and leads to the family room. The kitchen is spacious and is a gourmet wonder. The master suite, with its 2 walk-in closets and double vanities, begs you to take your morning coffee on the terrace, which is located through the room’s lakeside French doors. The terrace-level entertainment area is highlighted with a wet bar. Rounding out the residence is a lake-view patio accented with a hot tub. Visit the home’s Web site at www.executivelevelhome.com $800,000

Marcelite J. Harris cell: 404.401.4811 home: 404.472.1439 / office: 678.391.0700 marceliteharris.prudentialgeorgia.com

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Mary Cotton, PA, CRS, FHS 954.557.8683 marycotton@aol.com www.MarySellsFlorida.com www.circlepix.com/home/B36HPY

Casa Del Sol Fort Lauderdale Florida Set on Sunrise Bay, the most desirable deep-water location with its wide-water views of the Intracoastal, Birch State Park and the Yacht Club, is Casa Del Sol. Lush, tropical landscaping accents the amazing views, luxurious pool, summer kitchen, huge dock and large covered patio area with a fireplace. Inside, the amenities continue with a grand 2-story living room with 24-foot ceilings, a marble spiral staircase, upper-level balconies, 6 bedrooms, 7.5 baths, a lavish master suite and a custom chef’s kitchen. The open floor plan was built so the incredible water views could be enjoyed from every room. No detail has been overlooked in this stunning home. $4,395,000

Florida Realty

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Historic Waterfront Estate – Stuart, Florida “Cashel,” built in 1922, is one of the landmark waterfront estates in Stuart and one of the most prestigious homes in Martin County and the Treasure Coast. With more than 300 feet of waterfront on 3.23 acres, this lushly landscaped estate includes a 5-bedroom, 4-full- and 3-half-bath home, a separate guesthouse with 3 apartments, 1-bedroom cottage, 20-by-60-foot pool, protected dockage, private beach and a gazebo, as well as covered storage for 7 vehicles and a maintenance building. The estate home has 3 levels, with a full basement, first-floor master suite, and 4 bedrooms and 3 baths on the second level. This property will host the 2010 “Designer Showcase” sponsored by the Children’s Home Society of Florida. Offered at $8,200,000.

St. Lucie River Waterfront Estate This 3.84-acre estate property within an enclave of fine waterfront homes is located in one of the most desirable sites in Stuart and possibly the Treasure Coast. This estate consists of 3 waterfront lots on a private peninsula with a 1938 rambling brick pool home on a double lot, which could be split. The peninsula is fully bulkheaded and the lot with the home includes a large dock on the wide St. Lucie River. Entire estate offered at $4,950,000 Point lot $1,950,000 Center lot $1,700,000 Double lot with home $2,850,000 There is also a 4th bulkheaded waterfront estate lot available on this peninsula encompassing .85 of an acre with wide water views north up the St. Lucie River. There is a dock permit in place with the ability to moor a large yacht. This parcel is available for $1,600,000.

Florida Realty

The Horsepower Team on and off the water Priscilla Baldwin & Joan Rogers 772.692.8827 / 772.692.8834 horsepower@realtor.com www.horsepowerteam.com


Waterfront Splendor Elkton MD Gus Brown, EcoBroker office: 610.431.1100 / 610.624.3083 cell: 610.633.7292 gus.brown@prufoxroach.com gusbrown.prudentialfoxroach.com

Elk Forest, a spectacular waterfront estate, offers direct access to Elk River. With 6 bedrooms and 5 baths, this sprawling home’s highlights include a living room with a fireplace, a dining room, entertainment room, library, family room and a screened porch. Special features include magnificent water views, a pool, an extended pier with automatic lifts and a floating dock, and a pristine 1-bedroom guesthouse with a 2-car garage, a fireplace and a screened porch. See more at www.elkriverhouse.com. $1,699,900

Fox & Roach, REALTORS ÂŽ

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Country Club Shores Longboat Key FL Country Club Shores Longboat Key FL Sarasota Bay is yours with this stately and gracious 4-bedroom, 4-bath waterfront residence. An expansive screened patio and entertainment area are complete with a state-of-the-art outdoor kitchen and bayfront pool and spa. Experience the magic of waterfront living. $3,650,000

A magnificent bayfront estate on south Longboat Key, featuring 4 en-suite bedrooms, 5.5 baths, an elevator and 2 docks and lifts. Featuring heart-stopping 180-degree views, a bayfront heated pool and spa, an expansive lanai and a fireplace. Experience the magic of luxury waterfront living. $4,750,000

Castillian Longboat Key FL

Tangerine Bay Club Longboat Key FL

A fabulous 5th-floor, 2-bedroom, 2-bath beachfront condo featuring full gulf-to-bay views. Beautifully updated and furnished with wonderful decor, this home is located within one of Longboat Key’s most sought-after complexes. A security entrance and a Country Club Shores beach are included. $699,000

This pristine 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath condo is located on the most southern end of Longboat Key. The unit overlooks the tropical-landscaped lagoon and pool in addition to the bay. Amenities include a clubhouse, fitness center, tennis, fishing pier and membership to Bay Isles beach. $839,000

Emerald Harbor Longboat Key FL

Castillian Longboat Key FL

This spectacular waterfront lot is located in one of Longboat Key's most sought-after communities. Situated at the end of a cul-de-sac and boasting 150 feet of bayfront scenery, your new home will offer not only enchanting deep-water and preserve views, but also sweeping city views. $1,675,000

Beautifully decorated and updated, this 2-bedroom, 2-bath beachfront condo features Tommy Bahama furnishings, wood floors, plantation shutters, new appliances and under-building parking. The complex offers a heated pool and spa, tennis, a secured entrance and a beach. $649,900

Teri Sax Prudential Palms Realty 941.228.5578 terisax@prudentialpalmsrealty.com www.terisaxsells.com Palms Realty

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Luxury Is Calling Southampton NY Lori MacGarva & Erica Grossman Lori: 516.242.9633 / Erica: 917.710.2512 lori.macgarva@elliman.com erica.grossman@elliman.com

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Looking directly at one of the best sunset views on the entire South Fork, this compound sits on its own beach in the western part of Southampton. You’ll cut 45 minutes off your drive time as you come to this house immediately upon reaching the Hamptons. The main house offers 4 bedrooms and 2 baths, along with a living room, den and a kitchen that spills out to a waterside terrace and then into the bay. The 2-bedroom, 1-bath guest cottage with a great room has water views and beach access. The property also features room for a pool. $2,350,000


Majestic Triplex New York New York This townhouse-like apartment, in a full-service building, faces the Frick and offers spectacular high-floor park views. Located at 2 East 70th Street, this majestic triplex is in one of Manhattan’s most exquisite cooperatives, steps from Central Park. The home features exceptional finishes, palatial proportions and stunning views from all major rooms. There is an enormous living room, oval dining room, newly renovated windowed kitchen, 4 to 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, a guest room/office and 3 fireplaces. Web#1080227. $16,500,000

Daniela Kunen 212.891.7611 dkunen@elliman.com www.elliman.com

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Prudential Douglas Elliman Real Estate THE NEW “IN” WAY TO LIVE! WHEN LOCATION IS EVERYTHING AND HOME IS YOUR FAVORITE HOT SPOT. This ultra-luxurious, 8,000-plus-square-foot home was designed for creative living. Think fabulous dinner parties, fancy cocktails in your sexy living-room-turnedlounge, movie nights in your groovy cinema, yoga and steam showers after an exhilarating workout in your personal gym, a dip in the saline spa and a massage in your uber-hip outdoor pavilion or just a sweet, romantic stroll on your very own secluded beach. Extraordinary, shy-of-2acres parcel in a prestigious location is steeped in history with scenic bay views, 6-plus bedrooms, 8.5 baths, 7 fireplaces, a 3-car garage, leading green construction, cutting-edge technology, photovoltaic solar system, geothermal heat/air, wine cellar, professional kitchen, executive home office, boat mooring, deeded beach access and much more. Sophisticated and elegant architecture with classic lines, impeccable quality and attention to every detail make this a must-see home. Web ID 13176 $5,700,000.

Prudential’s TOP PRODUCING Team in the Hamptons

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Prudential Douglas Elliman Real Estate DIAMONDS IN THE SAND • Panoramic View offers 68 residences, ranging in size from 1,200 to 4,500 square feet, set on 10 oceanfront acres with 1,000 feet of beachfront. • Innovative and sophisticated, these homes have sensational details and finishes. • Replete with concierge service, porters, beach and pool attendants, on-site housekeeping and trainers at the state-ofthe-art fitness center, this unique property enjoys unparalleled service in the Hamptons. • Enjoy this breathtaking setting without any thought of maintenance. • You may work hard all week, but once you arrive at Panoramic View, you won’t have to lift a finger. Priced from $1,600,000 to $10,000,000.

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Equestrian Ranch 1000 Islands NY Gerri Armani 315.686.1010 / cell: 315.243.7888 www.PRUDENTIAL1000.com gerriarmani@aol.com

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Located in scenic Alexandria Bay, 10 miles from the Canadian border in upstate New York, this immaculately groomed property consists of a 16-year-old custom Colonial with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. The residence gives a welcoming feel with a spacious living room and enormous kitchen, complete with custom cabinets and all-new, stainless-steel appliances. A French patio door leads to a fenced-in, totally secluded deck and in-ground pool. A heated garage and full basement are also included. Beyond this magnificent home you’ll discover the horse barn with 7 stalls, each with rolling doors. The stable features wood floors in the stalls and ample storage for farm equipment or other supplies. An 8-foot post-and-rail fence surrounds the property, encompassing 15 acres of gently rolling land with a pond. Just steps away, enjoy a 25-foot waterfront parcel with your own boat dock on the St. Lawrence River. This separate plot of land is tax-free and has a spectacular view. $789,000

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English Tudor Estate Pine Hill Borough NEW JERSEY in a one-of-a-kind lakeside setting bordering the exclusive Pine Valley Golf and Country Club, this 7.5-acre English Tudor estate will excite all of your senses, from the gourmet kitchen leading to the lovely courtyard, the formal living room and dining room full of collectible antiques, to the impressive family room, which opens onto the lakefront patio. An array of amenities, including private tennis and bocce courts and a pool and spa with a cabana and bar, is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. The surrounding property is just as captivating due to the many winding paths, fountains and even a private waterfall, all situated among the chauffeur’s quarters, a guest apartment, several cottages and a detached 7-car garage. Visit www.seetheproperty.com/52188. $5,000,000

SHARON DEGIACOMO Prudential Fox & Roach, REALTORSÂŽ 3620 Atlantic Brigantine Avenue Brigantine, NJ 08203 Office: 609.264.7220 Cell: 609.703.9638 E-mail: sharon.degiacomo@prufoxroach.com


Prudential International Fine Homes  

February/March 2010