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The Resort Villas at Pristine Bay

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he first eleven 2 bed/2 bath air-conditioned luxury villas, each with unobstructed views of the beach and ocean, offer three different floor plans from 2,500 to 3,100 square feet (including covered deck and outside deck area).

The fully-furnished Resort Villas at Pristine Bay are inspired by Caribbean architecture with high, white-washed ceilings; stained wood trusses and trim; Italian terracotta tile roofs; wood shutters; and white plaster walls. Other features include spacious bathrooms with the finest fixtures, large great rooms, full-service kitchens, dining and living areas with French doors opening to expansive terraces, infinity edge pools, and more. Owners acquire a free-standing villa fee simple (whole ownership) and enjoy full access to all resort amenities. They receive 65 days of annual usage while owning the land and building as the villa accumulates hotel villa revenue (evenly pooled and allocated based on owner usage) when they are not visiting the Resort. Prices range from $825,000 to $895,000 including their own infinity edge pools facing the ocean. Amenities The Resort Villas at Pristine Bay will feature 60 rooms and suites, a full-service spa, restaurants, bars, 2 large infinity edge pools, 1,000 ft. private white sand beach, a tennis club, and The Black Pearl Golf Course, designed by Pete and Perry Dye. It boasts incredible ocean views on 14 holes and a signature island-green, par-3 11th hole. A 75-slip, full-service marina near The Black Pearl Clubhouse will provide deep-water access for a wide variety of vessels. The five-star Resort and Spa at Pristine Bay is scheduled to open in late spring of 2012 and will be managed by Destination Resorts, Ltd., which also manages Victoria House Resort on Ambergris Caye, Belize. Pristine Bay Located on the lush, tropical island of Roatan, 35 miles off the northern coast of Honduras, Pristine Bay is on a 400-plus acre site adjacent to the Caribbean Sea. The azure waters feature the world’s second largest barrier reef off the island coast, famous for world-class fishing and scuba diving, providing one of the truly unique, stunning backdrops for golf in Central America and the western Caribbean.

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Pan Caribbean Capital Partners I, Ltd. / Destination Resorts, Ltd. Pan Caribbean Capital Partners I, Ltd. is a privately held Houston investment partnership. Destination Resorts, Ltd. is headed by J. William Sharman, Jr. who is also the Chairman & CEO of The Lancaster Group, Inc., a hotel development and management firm with corporate offices in Houston, Texas. Mr. Sharman was also a founder of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, an international consortium of over 500 properties in 70 countries. Lancaster properties have included the Lancaster Hotel in Houston, Texas; the Jefferson Hotel in Washington, D.C.; the Cotton House on Mustique Island in the Grenadines; the Argyle (now Sunset Tower) in Los Angeles; Hotel Maison de Ville and The Audubon Cottages in New Orleans; and many others. It has specialized in developing, repositioning and managing small luxury hotels and resorts (typically 20 to 175 rooms) for more than 25 years. Getting There Roatan International Airport (RTB) is served on non-stop flights from the United States (Houston, Atlanta and Newark) on Continental and Delta.

For more information about The Resort Villas at Pristine Bay, contact Riley Sharman at rsharman@ResortVillasatPristineBay.com or 310.860.6251. You can also visit www.ResortVillasatPristineBay.com for more information.

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Welcome to Roatan The Island Jewel of the Western Caribbean

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he island of Roatán is a place few have ever seen, yet over $500 million in luxury development projects are currently under construction. Roatán is magnificent. Clear water, great climate, lush, hilly, friendly, and modern in the ways you want in a resort destination. Indeed, Roatán is one of those few remaining places that seems untouched…and it’s a little over two hours from Texas! Roatán, located between the islands of Útila and Guanaja, is the largest of Honduras’ Bay Islands. The island was formerly known as Ruatan and Rattan. It is approximately 60 kilometres (37 mi) long, and less than 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) across at its widest point. The island consists of two municipalities (out of a total of four in the department): Jose Santos Guardiola in the east (named for the former president of Honduras) and Roatán (also including the Cayos Cochinos) further south in the west. The most populous town of the island is Coxen Hole, capital of Roatán municipality, located in the southwest. Other important towns include French Harbour, West End, and Oak Ridge, the capital of Jose Santos Guardiola municipality. The easternmost quarter of the island is separated by a convoluted channel through the mangroves that is 15 meters wide on the average. This section is called Helene, or Santa Elena in Spanish. Satellite islands at the eastern end are Morat, Barbaretta, and Pigeon Cay. Further west between French Harbour and Coxen Hole is Barefoot Cay. Known as Burial Key until 2001, Barefoot Cay now is privately owned and houses a luxury resort popular with celebrities. Located near the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the largest barrier reef in the Caribbean Sea (second largest worldwide after Australia’s Great Barrier Reef), Roatán has become an important cruise ship and scuba diving destination in Honduras. Tourism is most important economic 6

sector, though fishing is also an important source of income for islanders. Roatán is located within 50 minutes of LGS. The island is served by the Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport. HISTORY The pre-Columbian indigenous peoples of the Bay Islands are believed to have been related to Paya, Maya, Lenca or Jicaque, which were the cultures present on the mainland. Christopher Columbus on his fourth voyage (1502–1504) came to the islands as he visited the neighboring Bay Island of Guanaja. Soon after the Spanish began raiding the islands for slave labor. More devastating for Native American communities was exposure to Eurasian infectious diseases to which they had no immunity, such as smallpox and measles. Diseases ran in epidemics, and no indigenous people survived. Throughout European colonial times, the Bay of Honduras attracted a diverse array of individual settlers, pirates, traders and military forces, engaged in various economic activities and playing out political struggles between the European powers, chiefly Britain and Spain. Roatán and the other islands were used as frequent resting points for sea travelers. On several occasions, they were subject to military occupation. In 1723/1724 an approximately 20-year-old-man from New England, Philip Ashton, managed to survive as a castaway on the island for sixteen months until he was rescued (see Edward E. Leslie, Desperate Journeys, Abandoned Souls, 1988, pp. 100–120). During that time they were governed by self-proclaimed King Kyle Edward Chauncey, a redhaired white man leading mostly Spanish speakers among those of European descent. In contesting with the Spanish for colonization of the Caribbean, the English occupied the Bay Islands on and off between 1550 and 1700. During this time, buccaneers found the vacated, mostly unprotected


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The 20th century saw continued population growth resulting in increasing economic changes, and environmental challenges. A population boom began with an influx of Spanish-speaking Mestizo migrants from the Honduran mainland. In the last decades they tripled the original resident population. Mestizo migrants settled primarily in the urban areas of Coxen Hole and Barrio Los Fuertes (near French Harbour). In these areas Spanish is common, with English speakers more common among descendants of early colonists, as well as in the other areas inhabited chiefly by islanders rather than former mainlanders.

islands a haven for safe harbor and transport. English, French and Dutch pirates established settlements on the islands. They frequently raided the cumbersome Spanish cargo vessels carrying gold and other treasures from the New World to Spain. In 1797, the British defeated the Black Carib, who had been supported by the French, in a battle for control of the Windward Caribbean island of St. Vincent. Weary of their resistance to British plans for sugar plantations, the British rounded up the St. Vincent Black Carib and deported them to Roatán. The majority of Black Carib migrated to Trujillo on mainland Honduras, but a portion remained to found the community of Punta Gorda on the northern coast of Roatán. The Black Carib, whose ancestry includes Arawak and African Maroons, remained in Punta Gorda, becoming the Bay Island’s first permanent post-Columbian settlers. They also migrated from there to parts of the northern coast of Central America, becoming the foundation of the modern-day Garífuna culture. The majority permanent population of Roatán originated from the Cayman Islands near Jamaica. They arrived in the 1830s shortly after Britain’s abolition of slavery in 1838. The changes in labor force disrupted the economic structure of Caymanian culture. Caymanians were largely a seafaring culture and were familiar with the area from turtle fishing and other activities. Former Caymanian slaveholders were among the first to settle in the seaside locations throughout primarily western Roatán. Former slaves also migrated from the Cayman Islands, in larger number than planters, during the late 1830s and 1840s. Altogether, the former Caymanians became the largest cultural group on the island.

But in terms of population and economic influence, the mainlander influx was dwarfed by the overwhelming tourist presence in most recent years. Numerous American, Canadian, British, New Zealand, Australian and South African settlers and entrepreneurs engaged chiefly in the fishing industry, and later, provided the foundation for attracting the tourist trade. The rapid and dramatic demographic changes that Roatán has experienced in the 21st century has contributed to the complexity of the environmental challenges of the island. In 1998, Roatán suffered some damage from Hurricane Mitch, temporarily paralyzing most commercial activity. Native islanders claimed the storm broke three previously undisturbed Aguila shipwrecks. CARACOLES The Caracol people are an English-speaking people who have been established in Northern Honduras (specifically, the Bay Islands) since the early 19th century. They are chiefly of European and British-AfroCaribbean descent. Caracol is Spanish for “conch, snail or shell”, and relates the people of the Bay Islands to their unique environment and their sea-faring culture. In its current usage, the term caracol refers to all people born in the Bay Islands region, and their descendants. The region of the Bay Islands encompasses the three major islands of Roatan, Utila, and Guanaja, and the smaller islands or keys. These people are also called “Islanders,” especially locally. Over time the form of English spoken by the Caracol has changed. The language differs mostly in morphology but also in pronunciation and accent and, to a lesser extent, in syntax and vocabulary, from the English of the other British Caribbean colonies. They are similar enough to be mutually intelligible.

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For a brief period in the 1850s, Britain declared the Bay Islands its colony. Within a decade the Crown ceded the territory formally back to Honduras. British colonists were sent though, and asked William Walker, a freebooter with a private army, to help end the crisis in 1860 by invading Honduras; he was captured upon landing in Trujillo and executed there. In the latter half of the 19th century, the island populations grew steadily and established new settlements all over Roatán and the other islands. Settlers came from all over the world and played a part in shaping the cultural face of the island. Islanders started a fruit trade industry which became profitable. By the 1870s it was purchased by American interests, most notably the New Orleans and Bay Islands Fruit Company. Later companies, the Standard Fruit and United Fruit Companies became the foundation for modern-day fruit companies, the industry which gave Honduras the sobriquet “banana republic”.

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olf, tennis, horseback riding...these recreations can be found at many resorts and even in a handful of residential communities. But team roping?

“By far it’s the most difficult sport I’ve ever tried,” says Tom Spitsnaugle, co-founder of a website that presents training videos by world-class ropers. “With two horses, two riders and an unpredictable steer, you’ve got five brains and that means anything can happen. It happens very fast; you have to be able ride your horse and handle a rope.” As it happens, Tom Cusick, owner and developer of the 1,000-acre Estancia gated residential community, is an avid team-roping competitor

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along with friend, country recording star and Estancia homesteader George Strait. This explains the presence of a world-class equestrian center and arena on the grounds where they and friends can improve their methods. The arena’s professional quality and features such as an arena balcony, perfect for capturing shots of bucking horses and steers, persuaded Spitsnaugle – a successful Dallas businessman in an earlier life – to select Estancia as one of several arenas nationwide in which to shoot training videos and action vignettes. He and a crew of champion team ropers, Jake Barnes, Clay O’Brien Cooper, Bobby Harris, Cesar de la Cruz, Charles Pogue and Bret Beach, from throughout the United States spent several days in late October and early February shooting at the facility. As you can see by viewing samples at www.totalteamroping.com, it’s


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an exciting sport. The potential earnings are considerable and these cowboys expect the best in facilities and locales. Plus, they enjoy the plush, but rustic proximity of the arena’s private cantina. Since team roping is catching on nationally and worldwide – Spitsnaugle says up to 300,000 people globally are estimated to participate in the pricey sport. – Estancia’s covered equestrian center and cedar riding ring may add to the community’s luster for adventurous homebuyers. However, for most families, Estancia’s other recreational offerings more than meet their requirements. They seem to be everywhere you look: There’s the 400-acre private lake, Lake Estancia, stocked with bass and catfish, perfect for fishing and canoeing. There’s the 200 acres of greenbelt with 10 miles of tree-lined riding, biking and hiking trails, the football and soccer fields and the lakeside baseball diamond. The Lakeside Pavilion, with a 1,400 square foot patio and handcrafted stone fireplace, is a spectacular place for family picnics. Wide-open spaces are perfect for Estancia’s skeet deck, perched among trees. (Help your child to excel at it – some colleges offer scholarships in the sport!) Or, you can practice your swing on the threepar golf course in preparation for play at the adjacent Resort at Tapatio Springs, which offers golf and dining memberships. From its upper elevations, some of the highest in Kendall County, miles of rolling Hill Country terrain surround Estancia. Developer and Boerne businessman Cusick enjoyed the property with his family as part of the larger Thunder Valley Ranch he purchased in the ‘90s as a return to an

early family ranching tradition. In 2006 he decided to share Estancia’s lifestyle, creating a private, family-friendly, gated residential community emphasizing an active but luxurious lifestyle. San Antonio’s premier luxury real estate company, Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty, has exclusive marketing and sales rights for the development’s 29 remaining lots, and is also working with preferred builders designing custom homes for buyers. Private architects and builders are also welcome. Of the original 75 homes sites, the 29 remaining lots range from 3 to 25 acres in two phases. Recently sold is a 5,693 square foot custom home by Burdick & Christofilis, originally priced at $1,795,000. Minimum home size in Estancia is 3,000 square feet. Whether the Total Team Roping film sessions bring you to Estancia or you’re more into dropping a fishing line, please call Dudley Hays at 210.822.6880 for a private tour. More information can also be found on the Estancia website, www.EstanciaBoerne.com.

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Stablewood Springs

By Doug Pike

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he luckiest among us, at least once in our lives, wind up holding something so beautiful, so wonderful, that we feel compelled to share it with others. That is how Houston developer Tom Fatjo felt about the slice of Texas Hill Country that became Stablewood Springs Resort. “I’m well acquainted with the Hill Country,” said Fatjo from across an expansive conference table in his Houston office. “I’ve been going there since I was 10. Went to summer camp there as a child.” During the years that followed, Fatjo said he came in contact with hundreds of adults who, like himself, longed for some sort of child-like reconnection to that special place in their pasts. When he bought the 540 acres within which Stablewood Springs is built, the property was earmarked as a family retreat where he, his children and their children could escape whatever weighed on their souls whenever they liked. From any of dozens of hilltops and meadows there, they could take in a deep breath of Hill Country air and let out whatever baggage needed expulsion that week or day or minute. The more he visited the property, which in many ways reminds him southern France, Fatjo said, the more public his long-term vision for that land became. A talented team was assembled, plans were drawn, and from those rolling hills was carved a uniquely magnificent oasis. The level of luxury to which guests of Stablewood Springs are exposed is extreme, almost excessively so and invariably beyond expectation. In this resort, Fatjo and his collaborators have created something of an adult

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summer camp, a place where men and women – and their families – can enjoy every good thing that the Texas Hill Country has to offer. “One of the comments I hear most from our guests is that it wasn’t what they thought it would be, that it was in so many ways more,” said Tiffany Townsend, guest services manager for Stablewood Springs. “It’s been described as having a sort of ‘mom-and-pop’ feel with luxury amenities.” Visitors also sometimes underestimate the property’s inclusion of children, all ages, in its activities. Most anything the adults can do, within reason, children can do, as well. Barely five years old, Stablewood Springs already has garnered national attention for its impeccable service and style. The New York Times named it Texas’ most grand resort and further heralded the place as ranking among the top 10 properties in the entire nation. Such notoriety is no accident. Staff members at Stablewood Springs, each and all of them, are genuinely friendly and hand-picked for their ability to anticipate their guests’ needs and wants. Although the majority of the resort’s guests come from Houston, Dallas and San Antonio, in that order, the appeal of Stablewood Springs is increasingly worldwide. Visitors from numerous countries already have discovered and marveled at Stablewood Springs. Most were drawn here by the insistent recommendation of friends who already had hiked or golfed or dined or simply reclined on a private patio and witnessed a Hill Country sunset.


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“This is more than just another luxury property,” said Townsend. “We offer things you can’t find elsewhere, like kayaking trips down the Guadalupe River and mountain biking Texas style.” The resort also has seven miles of hiking trails and several fishing lakes on property, and guest-access to a championship golf course nearby. And at the end of a day spent witnessing whatever the Texas Hill Country has to offer that day, guests can retreat to Stablewood Resort’s pool, which Townsend said is among the guests’ favorite places to land after whichever activity they’ve enjoyed. For some guests, lounging around the exquisite pool is activity enough to pass the day. Something uniquely Stablewood is the ability to own a private retreat within its boundaries and, at a whim, enjoy all the property’s amenities. In addition to pampering its guests, Stablewood Springs also includes select parcels set aside for private accommodations. Two dozen private residences are built or nearly so, and a handful more will be built as the property continues its development. Adding to the attraction, Stablewood Springs offers its owners the opportunity to participate in a rental pool under two distinctly different options. Both are fair, and one or the other has appealed to roughly half the current owners. “More than 8,000 families come to the Hunt (Texas) area every summer for the camps,” said Fatjo. Now, he said, parents who make that drive to deliver their children into the care of the region’s high-end summer camps have good reason to linger for a lazy, luxurious night or two, perhaps the entire week, or to simply keep the family intact and enjoy that same time together. Build an appetite. Extraordinary food is made all the more so if you’ve worked up an honest hunger throughout the day. To help with that, Stablewood Springs offers a variety of physical activities to burn calories, raise a heart rate get its guests thinking about the good food that awaits them. The resort features dedicated hiking and running trails, an outstanding pool in which to swim until your fingers wrinkle, and several miles of mountain biking trails. Those cycling trails are designated with signage

as suitable for beginner, intermediate and advanced riders; rental bikes and professional instructors are available. Additionally, resort owners and guests have playing privileges at Riverhill Country Club, a Byron Nelson-designed layout just 15 minutes down the road. Swim. Ride a bike. Tee it up. Play like a kid all day. Then reclaim the privileges of adulthood for an exquisite meal and, if you fancy, retreat to Stablewood Springs’ spa for an evening massage. Strictly business There is opportunity to for a select few people who own units at Stablewood Springs to recoup some of their investments through participation in a somewhat unique rental program. Owners may select from a plan that returns 45 percent of rental revenue to them or another that guarantees them an 8 percent return. There are details involved with such creativity, of course, but both programs reflect the confidence of Fatjo and his team in the long-term future of Stablewood Springs. Within its relatively short history, the resort has built and sold 15 units, of which nine participate in rental programs. Another nine units were under construction at the time of this writing. Contact the resort’s business office at 830-238-4646 for details on these unique offerings. - DP

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Asheville Written by Brenda Beust Smith

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he beauty and serenity of Asheville, North Carolina, combined with its growing number of luxury properties — well-appointed, residential communities — have long made this scenic mountain region a destination for celebrity resident sightings. Luxury homes of celebrities abound, as they have for decades. “Empress of Soul” Gladys Knight and the incomparable Roberta Flack, comedian Steve Martin, legendary singer Warren Haynes, Night Court’s Harry Anderson, actress Andie MacDowell, banjo genius David Holt and sports commentator Bernard Goldberg are just a few of the many celebrities who have chosen to join those who can afford to live wherever they want. And where they want — as the super-rich have for years — is to live in Asheville, North Carolina. 12


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Chevy Chase, Colin Farrell, Sandra Oh and Tim Robbins are just a few more of the notables seen around the luxury real estate enclaves of this once-primitive outpost visited by the likes of Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett. Surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains on all sides, Asheville’s historic presence as a destination has held strong from the days of prehistoric Indian tribes to the thousands who came to the area’s therapeutic health centers in the 1800s to this vibrant and exciting city filled with luxury estates in the this new Millennium. Long a draw for visionaries, poets and explorers, Asheville enjoyed a boom period that resulted in rich architecture, beautifully complimented these days by elegant, luxury homes and communities promoted by knowledgeable realtors who specialize in high-end properties, such as luxury broker Beverly-Hanks & Associates. When the established, luxury realtor firm in Western North Carolina is involved in the purchase or sale of luxury residential properties, luxury real estate buyers and sellers know they can be assured of excellence in both luxury real estate services and properties. And no wonder. Within the Asheville area is the grand Biltmore Estate of George W. Vanderbilt, a creation by celebrated architect Richard Morris Hunt and gardens designed by the renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted. Literary giant Thomas Wolfe, an Asheville native son, grew up in “Dixieland,” his mother’s rambling boardinghouse. Wolfe used Ashville as the backdrop for “Look Homeward, Angel,” his autobiography.

Asheville stands tall in the national eye: • Good Morning America profiled Asheville as one of its “Most Beautiful Places in America” (2011) • TripAdvisor.com — Asheville is one of the “15 Destinations on the Rise” (2011) and Travelers’Choice Award for “Top Food and Wine Destination in the U.S.” (10th place) • Condé Nast Traveler’s annual Readers Choice Awards Poll ranked Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa as a “Top U.S. Resort” and the Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville, the “Top U.S. Hotel” • Livability.com — Asheville is the “Best Place to Start a Fall Foliage Tour” (2011) • DogFriendly.com’s “Top 10 Resort Areas to Visit With Your Dog” included Asheville and the Blue Ridge Parkway as #2 in the nation.

Other-lists highlight Asheville one of “10 Fantastically Yoga-Friendly Towns,” “Top 25 Small City Arts Designations” and one of the five “Best U.S. Cities for Weight Loss.” Also highly ranked, Asheville’s Donald Rossdesigned golf course at the Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa. And . . . who else would tell you this? . . . in 2011, Asheville became a “three-peat” as Beer City, USA. The recognition of the area as a highly desirable location for luxury residential properties goes on and on says Neal Hanks, President of Beverly-Hanks & Associates. “Everyone in and around Asheville shares a secret. It’s the best part of living here, the feeling we share but can’t always express. This secret thrill hits you whenever you realize there’s a mountain out your window.” For more than three decades, Beverly-Hanks & Associates’ mission to be Western North Carolina’s leading real estate company has remained unchanged. The firm’s success is not only echoed by legions of happy and satisfied luxury homeowners, but also by the firm’s ranking as one of the top 7 firms in the state and among the top 250 luxury real estate firms in the nation. 13


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Hughes Design Associates is a highly respected design firm known throughout North America, the Caribbean and the Bahamas for specializing in luxurious, custom residential interiors. Pamela Hughes leads a team of exceptionally talented and qualified architects, interior architects and interior designers with highly prestigious projects to their credit. With access to unlimited resources throughout the world, the talented Hughes Design team works together to bring visions to reality and to transform space: on-time, within budget and guided smoothly from initial concept to final elegant design. Pamela Hughes and her team have become a valuable resource for many of the premier luxury residential brokerage firms. Their knowledge of construction and renovation costs, as well as Pamela’s unique vision of a property’s potential, is an invaluable asset. Her team provides an uncommon and fresh perspective to discerning clientele and their agents on the hidden potentials any luxury property may possess. Our expertise provides a home buyer with the ability to envision any property as a future home, vacation retreat and ultimately - a lifestyle.

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Chateau Le Port-Joulain Anjou/Loire Valley France

This exceptional 17th-19th century chateau, approximately 3 hours southwest of Paris, is set on approximately 125 breathtaking acres (approximately 51 hectares) in France’s Loire Valley. On the banks of the Mayenne River, it is surrounded by meadows, plantations and forests, including a 37acre designated hunting area. The 3-story chateau includes two superb reception rooms, a library/ bar, dining room and a period kitchen. The main first floor rooms have French doors that lead to a terrace overlooking the river. Bedrooms and suites are contained on the second and third floors. Adjoining the house is a 15th century chapel with authentic stained glass windows of the period and an impressive fresco added in the 1800’s. Annexes to the chateau include a 3-car garage, tack room, 5 horse boxes, 4 horse stalls, groom rooms and storage. Additional buildings on the property include La Ferme’, a completely renovated 2-story farmhouse with three en suite bedrooms and baths, living room, dining room, large kitchen, wine cellar, and access to a 1-acre vegetable garden plus garden pond and fruit trees; Le Moulin, a 16th century, 2-story former mill; La Maison du Jardinier, a 100 year-old, 3-story, 4-room house; and outbuildings suitable for cow barns, hay storage, farm equipment storage, and the like. In addition to hunting, the estate offers opportunities for hiking and cycling, plus boating, kayaking, rowing and water-skiing from the private dock. The peace and quiet offered by this estate are second to none. It is truly an idyllic setting. Asking 5,400,000 Euros.

Philip Hawkes CONSEIL IMMOBILIER INTERNATIONAL 6, Rue Montalivet 75008 PARIS TEL : +33 (0)1 42 68 11 11 MOB : +33 (0) 6 80 40 65 99 www.PhilipHawkes.com


Oldfield FARM Greenwich, Connecticut Stone pillars frame a gracefully winding, tree-lined entry drive approaching the breathtaking beauty of Oldfield Farm, an aristocratic equestrian estate of extraordinary dimension that defies superlatives. Encompassing over eighteen private, pastoral acres bordering land trust conservation, the noble backcountry setting offers a spectacular, world-class equestrian center providing twin stables with stalls for 39 horses and groom’s quarters, paddocks, a practice polo field and training track, plus the resort-like pleasures of a heated pool and tennis court. The magnificent 33-room Palladian-inspired villa at the center of this remarkable estate represents a stunning achievement by renowned architect, Robert Lamb Hart. Distinguished by an exquisite, customized interior by celebrated designer Mark Hampton, it is an impressive showcase of classic elegance, warmth and sophistication affording the ultimate in state-of-the-art luxuries for both grand scale entertaining and comfortable family living. Multiple French doors in the majestically proportioned layout open to splendid outdoor stone terraces overlooking a glorious sculptured landscape punctuated by sumptuous gardens, lush meadows, a gazebo and greenhouse. The layout includes seven fireplaces, eight bedrooms and twelve baths (with separate wings accommodating guests and staff), six powder rooms, a sun room, sophisticated home theatre, fitness room and sauna, a wine cellar, billiards and media rooms. There is attached and detached garaging for eleven cars. This exceptional estate is one of rare distinction designed for the most discriminating connoisseur. Visit: www.oldfieldhorsefarm.com Exclusive Agent: Lyn Stevens


80 Mason Street • Greenwich, Connecticut 06830 info@greenwichfineproperties.com • 203-661-9200 www.greenwichfineproperties.com


Panther Creek Ranch Texas Hill Country Paradise Texas Hill Country Paradise

This wonderful compound in the heart of the Texas hill country has been used as a retreat by the same family for generations. Located in Kerr County near the town of Hunt, it is comprised of 362¹ acres with a mile of frontage on the Guadalupe River. Panther Creek originates at the property’s springhead on its northwest pasture and flows into the Guadalupe. The main house allows for generous and comfortable family living, and provides ample room for guests as well. Multiple structures and outbuildings on the property are suitable for use in a variety of ways, either to accommodate employees, caretakers, extended family or guests. There are endless outdoor entertaining and recreational opportunities afforded by expansive lawns with mature trees, a large patio, a fenced swimming pool with diving board and slide, a tennis court and river activities on the Guadalupe. The area is well-known for its varied wildlife and is prime for whitetailed deer during hunting season. Price upon request. Please call for additional information on this exceptional property.

Al Philip 210-822-8602 www.KuperRealty.com


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orse/small cattle and hunting ranch with a 5,400± square foot barn that many equestrian lovers are looking for. The custom home inside the barn offers three bedrooms and one full bath. The updated kitchen with granite counter tops and cherry cabinetry is open to the living area. The master bedroom is split for privacy and the bathroom has also been updated with the same cabinetry and granite. This barn/ home offers easy access to the animal stalls, protection from the elements, covered storage for trailers, implements and a drive through garage. Located between Bandera and Medina, Texas, with easy access to Kerrville, San Antonio, Boerne, Bandera and Medina. This ranch is the perfect combination of what everyone is looking for in the Texas Hill Country: peace and quiet, beautiful long distance front porch views, cool southern breezes, excellent deep top soil for field cultivation, selectively cleared forests for horseback or motorcycle riding, low fenced for free range exotic and native wildlife migration and a stock tank.

Teich Properties, LLC Broker, Babo Teich, Agent 830-460-4166 • 210-218-9769 • www.teichproperties.com Heart Of the Texas Hill Country


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magine…a tropical island with one of the top ranked beaches in the world only 4 miles off of the eastern coast of Mexico. Imagine… sun-filled days spent fishing, sailing, swimming, or snorkeling in the refreshing waters of the Caribbean just off of your own private dock. Imagine…visiting some of the most renowned Mayan archeological sites in existence. Imagine…dining on the finest international cuisine. Imagine…enjoying a cocktail or local brew off of your private terrace at day’s end as you gaze at azure waters and are cooled by gentle ocean breezes. Now, just imagine yourself partaking of these pleasures, all of which are either right out of your door or in close proximity, as the proud new owner of one of the most spectacular villas ever offered for sale on Isla Mujeres ― Vista de la Luz. Over four years of planning and construction went into the completion of this custom villa perched high on the cliffs overlooking Cancun and the Caribbean. Artisans from Mexico City and Guadalajara were brought in to work on completion of this unique contemporary villa. Upon entering the villa through a glass entryway, you are ushered into a spectacular open-air living room with its 40 foot ceiling, onyx bar, and suspended water sculpture all overlooking the dramatic 17-meter infinity-edge swimming pool and Caribbean below. Carved stone steps lead down from the pool’s terrace level to the crystal clear bay where Vista de la Luz’s private dock is located. There are bedrooms galore for family and friends. Within the villa are four private suites each with a private terrace. Additionally, a studio apartment with private entrance and a spacious separate pool house with queen-sized bed, spa bath, and its own gourmet kitchen offer ample and flexible accommodations.

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No detail has been overlooked. Thoughtful additions to the villa include six private suites, and nine full baths, four of which have Jacuzzis suspended so you have views of the Caribbean. Of course, the main house has its own fully-equipped gourmet kitchen and there is reverse osmosis water treatment for fresh drinking water. For entertainment there are 2 flat screen TV’s, an indoor and outdoor Bose surround-sound system hooked up to an iPod docking station, and wireless internet. Outdoor living and entertaining are easily handled. Focused around the infinity pool, there are spacious terraces, ceiling fans and a covered poolside bar and barbecue area. Vista de la Luz is an ideal property to wile away your days in year-round comfort with many convenient attractions on Isla Mujeres and the surrounding mainland to keep you entertained. If visiting this exquisite villa only during certain seasons is more to your liking, Vista de la Luz does have a very well-established reputation as a rental property with full-time concierge services, management, and staff. Your options as the new owner are yours to decide. Vista de la Luz is currently offered for sale for $2,795,000 USD.

Contact - Vista de la Luz: Michael and Andrea Finn Please call: 985-640-6576 or 985-710-3273 www.vistadelaluz.com


Waterfront Palatial Cancun Property rchitecturally designed by renowned Architect Robert Wade, this 15,000 square foot home on 1.22 acres with 180 feet of waterfront demands your attention. Situated in the upscale residential area of Pok Ta Pok Golf Course, it boasts every possible amenity you can imagine, including both indoor and outdoor pools with spas, steam bath, sauna, cold-plunge pool and indoor gymnasium. The lush grounds also feature a full tennis court, huge soccer garden and half-court basketball area. A paved jogging track surrounds the property. The unmatched, maintenance-free moorage includes storage for a 75-foot yacht, covered lift for a 30-foot speed boat and two lifts for wave runners.


While the full grandeur of the home is visible from the water, the front of the home is protected by security fencing. At the front entrance, you pass a waterfall-lined stone entry and then enter the grand foyer with massive wrought-iron staircase. This home is immediately pleasing with a sprawling, open concept living and dining area. Included is a saltwater aquarium, a soothing sensation for the soul as you relax to entertain your guests. Many spectacular views await you from the north and south facing indoor and outdoor terraces. The five bedrooms plus service quarters and eight and one half baths will appeal to those with families as well as those who want to entertain guests and friends. Offered at $4,999,000.

For information on this property, please contact Jim Walker, 403-652-4222, jim@itisagoodlife.com.


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estled within Sandy Bank Bay in the Caribbean paradise of St. Kitts, an exclusive new enclave of 11 turnkey residences is emerging. A place where balmy breezes whisper serene welcomes and the sounds of water, shorebirds and laughter will become the soundtrack of your days. Introducing - Windswept Villas at Sandy Bank Bay. Windswept Villas promise days surrounded by exquisite views of the harbour and ocean. Here, the horizon is your stage for sunsets dressed in mellow pinks and fiery crimson. Just steps away, Sandy Bank Bay Beach Club will be your gathering place on white-sand beaches – home to luxurious pools, exceptional dining, and custom concierge services. Windswept Villas promise days surrounded by exquisite views of the harbour and ocean. Here, the horizon is your stage for sunsets dressed in mellow pinks and fiery crimson. Just steps away, Sandy Bank Bay Beach Club will be your gathering place on white-sand beaches – home to luxurious pools, exceptional dining and custom concierge services. When adventure beckons, colorful snorkeling reefs teeming with sea life are just beyond the beachfront, and trailheads for biking and hiking are mere moments away. Nearby, a vibrant marina village welcomes megayachts where open seas await. And the arrival of a golf masterpiece – perhaps Tom Fazio’s finest achievement, set high on Priddies Plateau – will soon be a reality. Your choice of a three or four-bedroom custom-designed, turnkey home assures a residence that is attuned to your needs. Our on-site concierge acts as your personal liaison, overseeing your home’s construction, managing your requests, and making the process smooth and seamless for you. Environmentally sound designs built to Energy-Star standards ensure sustainability of both home and habitat. Generous living and dining

areas, replete with custom SieMatic kitchens featuring Viking appliances, allow conversations to flow and guests to mingle with ease. The organic palette of mahogany wood finishes and ceramic and natural stone flooring complements magnificent views of hillsides, harbour and ocean in a harmonious fusion of beauty. Stylish furnishing packages and custom options are also available with a Windswept Villa. The aesthetic for both indoor and outdoor spaces will be guided by the Christophe Harbour design team, ensuring the utmost in comfort, entertainment and relaxation – for now… and for generations. In the Caribbean tradition, generous outdoor spaces extend from the interiors, bringing the energy and enjoyment of your inner life outdoors – and a sense of the natural beauty in. An intimate walkway leads to the beach and flower-filled gardens frame a swimming pool with natural stone decks and patios. St. Kitts is defined by turquoise waters, soaring hillsides, lovely beaches and friendly people. This former British colony has a welcoming tradition and spirited culture that envelops you at Christophe Harbour. Ownership at Windswept Villas procures the exclusivity of becoming a Christophe Harbour Founding Member, with the many benefits including a one-time trade-up opportunity. A Christophe Harbour Club membership and on-site builder concierge services are also important aspects of your purchase. Pre-construction pricing allows entrée to Windswept Villas and all of Christophe Harbour’s amenities beginning at $1.75 million. For more information, please enquire at 800-881-7180 or 843-768-5222 or info@ChristopheHarbour.com to arrange a private tour.


The Bay Islands in the Western Caribbean offer some of the most unspoiled amenities of the Caribbean. One of these islands is Roatan, where tropical forests, cloudless skies, pristine beaches and an azure ocean that is home to an amazing coral reef all combine to envelop one in a world that many would describe as paradise. It is here on Roatan that a visionary engineer named Dan Taylor discovered the perfect locale to develop a community second to none in design and quality. Using his experience in creating projects the world over, he saw on Roatan an opportunity to build a residential development designed for those who are used to the finest things in life. Thus began the odyssey that grew into what is now known internationally as Keyhole Bay. Keyhole Bay encompasses the intimate beach in the “keyhole,” single family estate home sites, and luxury townhomes and condominiums. Soon to take its rightful place in the master scheme is Keyhole Village, which will include a shopping mall, medical and attorneys’ offices, grocery and boutiques – anything to make the residents’ lives as easy and carefree as possible.

An Idyllic World on Roatan Island The luxury condominiums are the focal point of a private Caribbean community catering only to those who are accustomed to surrounding themselves with the finest of everything. The Condominiums at Keyhole Bay are priced from just $372,000 for a spacious one-bedroom 1,500


square foot home to just over $1 million for the elegant 3,900 square foot penthouse suite. A typical townhouse in The Condominiums at Keyhole Bay is built with only the finest-grade materials, hand-crafted inside and out, set in a sea of manicured lawns, towering trees and lush vegetation. One of these, a two-story, 3,675 square foot seaside home, brings new meaning to the term “luxurious living.” Ensconced on the first and second floors of the nearly completed Tarvisio building, the lavish townhouse has two spacious bedrooms, with two and a half baths. On the first floor, the domed 10' x 10' entrance foyer opens into a 17' x 22' Great Room, with hand-laid travertine floors and walls ascending a full 24 feet up into the second floor loft. The Great Room continues on the outside of sliding window walls leading to a column-surrounded patio. The stateof-the-art kitchen is equipped with gleaming stainless steel appliances, hand-crafted cabinets of South American white teak, and a peninsula crowned with Spanish granite. The kitchen adjoins an expansive dining area crowned by a massive dome and bounded by massive arches. The second floor of this picturesque townhouse continues the Keyhole Bay keystone of elegance with a 16' x 16' master bedroom that opens onto a generous 481 square foot private balcony. From here, you not only can hear the sound of the rolling ocean, you can see the cresting waves as you enjoy your morning latte. Recently, the Chairman of Real Property Marketing Group, George Lane, visited Roatan and was thoroughly impressed with the Keyhole Bay development. Says Lane: “Rarely have I seen such care taken in the creation of a project. Dan Taylor’s painstaking efforts and commitment to quality ensure that Keyhole Bay is nothing short of first class.” Still not convinced? There’s nothing that proves the old adage that “seeing is believing.” To experience the Keyhole Bay lifestyle, consider a visit to the relaxing island of Roatan and judge for yourself what others have already discovered – “this is the place I want to call ‘home.’” Please visit www.keyholebay.com or www.caribpro.com/KeyholeBay_ Roatan/index.php, or call our US number 228-533-2001 for additional information.


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old Beach, Oregon. This majestic 10,000+ square foot Cape Cod style home is perched gracefully atop 45 pristine forested acres with magnificent views up and down the Pacific Ocean coast as well as the famous Rogue River. Harrison Ridge Estate delights with its close proximity to myriad outdoor activities as well as to downtown Gold Beach, a quaint tourist town located approximately 30 miles north of the California border in what is known, due to its mild climate, as “the banana belt of Oregon.” World-class golf at Bandon Dunes Resort is about an hour’s drive north, and Gold Beach also boasts its own public golf course, Cedar Bend. World-class fishing in the Rogue River, horseback riding, surfing, kayaking, rafting, canoeing, wind surfing, clam digging, beachcombing, storm watching, whale watching, bird watching and strolling along the beach are all popular activities in the area. With a private airport two minutes away, and commercial flights available within an hour’s drive, commuting is definitely a possibility for the determined businessman. The beauty of the great outdoors envelops you as you arrive on the property via the paved, gated winding road threading through tall fir trees to end at the impressive 8 bedroom, 8-1/2 bath Cape Cod style home. It was lovingly designed by the sellers (Gregory Harrison, an actor best known for his role as Gonzo on the TV series TRAPPER JOHN MD, and Randi Oakes Harrison, formerly an actress on the series CHIPS) who relocated from Southern California to Oregon in 1992. Determined to raise their children in an area known for its beauty, mild climate, friendly community, outdoor

activities and healthy lifestyles, the Harrison’s have enjoyed nurturing their children in this kid-friendly yet elegant home. With every room providing a world-class view, the home easily transcends from child-friendly warmth into a wonderful entertainment space for even the most discriminating. The heart of the home is the large Great Room/Living Area with its high ceilings and open floor plan...connecting seamlessly to the dining area, breakfast nook, entertainment balcony and oversized kitchen (with 2 ovens, granite counter tops, island and double pantry). This all makes for flowing, workable spaces for an intimate gathering...or a party for 200. A black tie affair may have occurred on Friday night, followed by rollerblading through the living room on Saturday morning and artwork at the nook in the afternoon. The main house also provides 6 bedrooms and 5-1/2 baths, as well as 2 offices, including the spectacular Crow’s Nest which sits at the top, above a full library. The attached 3-car garage includes a surfer’s den, with board-rack and a tiled shower/drying room. Above the garage are two large apartments, each with private full bath. One has a separate entrance and its own kitchenette, while the other connects to the main house via the beautiful hardwood hallway. A fully equipped gym, a flow-pool and large Jacuzzi provide in-house exercise and relaxation. For the equestrian, the 6-stall horse barn (with hay loft, tack room and full bath) is but a short stroll away. Offered at $3,900,000.

For more information, please contact Kurt Tamashiro, 541-660-3844, kurtta@johnlscott.com


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American West Ranch Scottsdale, Arizona Designed by horsemen, American West, near Scottsdale is owned and operated by a family that has been in the horse business for 40 years. The Ranch is surrounded by mountains, glowing water features and flawless landscaping. American West is the home of the most talented and passionate trainers and performance horse leaders. This 40 acre landmark is complete with multi-purpose arenas, 6 training barns, breeding facilities, and a 3,400 square foot four bedroom luxury residence with a pool. There is also a bunkhouse, an apartment, a complete office and conference room. There are lush green pastures that line the drive and a fountain pond for irrigation. Barns include the best of everything. Each of the 6 arenas are unique - the 270 x 130 foot covered reining arena, the outdoor reining arena, the roping arena with pastures and cattle holding pens, and two more arenas for cutting and working cow. An oversized 600 ton, 6 bay hay barn, a shop with 3 bays. World-class event and catering facilities we have had the pleasure and success of hosting many wonderful events. Offered at $12,500,000. MLS# 4711877. Home tour at www.tourfactory.com/815291.

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Bartlett Estates

Paradise Valley, Arizona Located on three sub-dividable acres, this extraordinary property boasts three cozy structures – a restored adobe home originally built in 1928, a secondary home and a guest house – all nuzzled around a romantic courtyard. Lush desert specimen landscape and plantings. Sparkling pool surrounded by large lawn. Delightful garden. The most charming, unique property in Paradise Valley. Five bedrooms/five baths in 3,410 square feet. Offered at $4,800,000. MLS#4708011. Home tour at www.tourfactory.com/826440.

Phoenix, Arizona Flattered by spectacular groin vault ceilings and dramatic crossbeams, this stunning custom home was built by Nance, one of Arizona’s premier homebuilders. Gorgeous glass-paned exits to entertaining patios. True gourmet kitchen. Master suite w/separate office, lavish bath. Magnificent lawns, gardens, trees. Estate-style pool with Ramada. Easy access to downtown, airport, Camelback Corridor. Four bedroom/four full and one half baths in 5,405 square feet. Offered at $2,800,000. MLS#4695266. Home tour at www.tourfactory.com/815969.

Southwestern Estate

Opulent Elegance

Phoenix, Arizona Magnificently designed and incomparably finished, this Santa Festyle Arcadia estate is flattered by massive notched-edge beams and gorgeous flagstone floors. Hacienda courtyard. Luxuriously laidback gathering/entertaining spaces. Sunlit kitchen with catering pantry. Lavish master retreat. Wine cellar. Pool, spa. Rooftop deck with covered porch, fireplace terrace. Camelback Mountain views. Four bedrooms/six baths in 6,343 square feet. Offered at $2,000,000. MLS#4678787. Home tour at www.tourfactory.com/808004.

Paradise Valley, Arizona Absolutely magnificent, this spectacular estate is designed for the ultimate in opulent living and entertaining. Grand formal spaces. Superb for indoor/outdoor entertaining. Dining room with hardwood floors, twin chandeliers. Virtuoso kitchen with beamed ceiling. Luxurious master suite with lavish bath, black-tie closet. Smooth-as-glass pool. Library, office, sitting room, theater, wine room. Guest house. Seven bedrooms/13 baths in 15,619 square feet. Offered at $13,850,000. MLS#4551440. Home tour at www.tourfactory.com/716583.

Sandra Baldwin • 7135 E. Camelback Road, Suite 360 • Scottsdale, AZ 85251 • 480-287-5300 • www.BaldwinTeam.com

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Five Star Ranch Westcliffe, Colorado Bordering large private ranchland with unobstructed, panoramic views of the Wet Mountain Valley and snow-capped Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Five Star Ranch offers gracious mountain living in one of the most exquisite homes on the market today - named “Home of the Year” by Timber Home Living. 71.6 deeded plus 490 state lease acres located five minutes north of Westcliffe offering privacy and masterpiece improvements in a beautiful mountain setting. $4,900,000. Ron Morris at 970-535-0881.

Moonshadow Ranch Steamboat Springs, Colorado One of the most architecturally impressive mountain/custom equestrian properties in the south valley of Steamboat Springs near Lake Catamount, the 39-acre Moonshadow Ranch offers beautiful views in every direction and fifteen minutes from Steamboat Springs and ski area. The gatedentry property consists of an exquisite, 7,956 sqaure foot main residence, a caretaker’s home, six-stall horse barn, riding arena and fenced pastures. $5,900,000. Ron Morris at 970-535-0881

Saguache Creek Ranch Moffat, Colorado This quality commercial cow/calf operation on Saguache Creek at the northern end of the San Luis Valley has combined leased and fee land totaling over 350,000 acres – allowing seven months of high yield grazing. Runs 800 pair, puts up 1,900 tons of hay. Includes a modern owner’s home, foreman’s home, caretaker’s house, heated shop, equipment storage buildings, barns and adequate calving facilities. $4,000,000. Ron Morris at 970-535-0881 or Jason Legler at 970-978-1559.

Yellowstone Farms Longmont, Colorado This northern Colorado Equestrian Estate with incredible mountain views is priced well below appraised value. 107 total acres located between Longmont and Berthoud with easy access off US Highway 287, the property borders a large reservoir on the north side and has extensive riding trails, mature trees, multiple grass pastures, a large 7,000 sq. ft. brick home and super equestrian facilities. $2,900,000. Ron Morris at 970-535-0881.

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Walton Ranch Jackson, Wyoming Sited along the legendary Snake River, the 1,848-acre working ranch is surrounded by the grandeur of Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks yet is minutes to world-class ski resorts and Jackson - home to some of America’s top corporate leaders. A rare opportunity to own wide-open spaces in one of the most sought-after locations in the world. $100,000,000. Ron Morris at 970-535-0881 or Billy Long at 970-927-3850.

Big Creek Ranch Steamboat Springs, Colorado Private yet only fifteen minutes from Steamboat Springs, the 5,034-acre ranch is nestled in its own valley surrounded by national forest. A modern, western-style, 11,000 sqaure foot lodge, five additional houses, four utility buildings, a historic 100-year-old barn and five miles of Big Creek complete this fabulous ranch which also has development potential. $59,900,000. Ron Morris at 970.535.0881, Billy Long at 970-927-3850 or Christy Belton at 970-734-7885.

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McLain Flats Luxury

Stunning Views from Red Mountain

Aspen, Colorado Breathtaking luxury estate on over 6 acres with inspiring views of all four ski areas! The inviting floor plan features five en suite bedrooms, two half baths, 10,460 square feet, reclaimed wood floors and timbers, granite counters, dry stacked stone, gorgeous main floor master suite, large media room, study, exercise room, cozy family room adjacent to the gourmet kitchen, large windows, gas fireplaces, state of the art safety systems, 3-car garage, hot tub, over 2,200 square feet of inviting patios for outdoor entertaining, mature landscaping with streams, and two ponds. The irrigated meadows are perfect for horses, a barn or a caretaker’s house. www.McLainFlatsEstate.com $18,750,000 Partially Furnished

Aspen, Colorado The stunning views of all four ski areas and beyond are showcased from the floor to ceiling windows in this mountain contemporary home on prestigious Red Mountain! Perfect for intimate family gatherings as well as large scale entertaining, the spacious floor plan includes 4,844 square feet, five bedrooms, five full and one half bath, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, dramatic stone fireplace in the sunken great room, gourmet kitchen with center island, granite counters, and stainless appliances, spiral staircase, elevator, air conditioning, over 1800 square feet of deck space, hot tub and a 535 square foot 2-car garage. $6,395,000 Furnished

Sophisticated Downtown Aspen Condo

Pure Colorado Style

Aspen, Colorado Remodeled with a mountain zen décor, this sophisticated ski-in/ski-out corner condominium offers views overlooking downtown Aspen and features three bedrooms, two baths, 1,242 square feet, floor-to-ceiling windows with abundant natural light, high quality finishes and stainless appliances, nice kitchen with bar eating area, inviting living spaces, wood-burning fireplace, and attractive amenities of a complex pool and hot tub, on-site management and ski storage. Within easy walking distance to restaurants, shopping and clubs! Complete with classic contemporary furnishings. $1,595,000 Furnished

Aspen, Colorado Enjoy views and privacy from this classic Colorado style home located within walking distance to the downtown core. Features include five bedrooms, six full and one half bath, 5,892 square feet, log and stone accents throughout, upper level great room and dining room, open kitchen with large island, expansive windows, large family room with fireplace, gorgeous office/study, private patio and hot tub off the entry level master bedroom, second master on the top floor for easy living on one level, abundant closets and storage space, two car garage, inviting wrap around deck, mature landscaping, and Aspen Mountain and Independence Pass views from the quiet east side of Aspen. $6,995,000 Furnished

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Ski-In/Ski-Out Downtown Aspen Condo

“The Charmer” in the West End

Aspen, Colorado This stunning condo gets a “wow” with a truly “ringside” location on Aspen Mountain, ski-in/ski-out access just steps from the door, and views to die for! The gracious floor plan is perfect for entertaining, and features 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 1,762 square feet, gas fireplace, top of the line materials, steam shower in the master bath, air conditioning in the master bedroom, great built-ins for storage, designer furnishings, and assigned parking in the common garage. The complex amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub, exercise room, shuttle and more. The perfect property for the sophisticated buyer that only wants the best! $4,395,000 Furnished

Aspen, Colorado Gorgeous example of sophistication, class, details, charming design, and execution! This exquisite home is located on a large, private lot in the West End on a tranquil, park-like setting with panoramic views of Aspen Mountain, Highlands, and Tiehack. Features include five bedrooms, five full and one half bath, 6,098 square feet, open floor plan, upper level master suite with office, library and rooftop terrace, four fireplaces, central air conditioning, radiant heat, delightful outdoor spaces for dining and enjoying the Aspen quality of life, 2-car garage and lots of sun. Within walking distance to the Music Tent and The Aspen Institute. $7,995,000

Downtown Mountain Contemporary Home

Five Trees Sanctuary

Aspen, Colorado Even the most discriminating will appreciate the quality of this gorgeous mountain contemporary home situated in an irreplaceable downtown location with 6,792 square feet of space that is difficult to duplicate. Features include six en suite bedrooms (including an attached caretaker apartment with private entrance), three half baths, three family rooms, sweeping stairway in the vaulted entryway, entertaining areas on three levels, media room, exercise room, fantastic bar and climate controlled wine room, elevator, radiant heat in the master bath and guest master bath, air conditioning, floor-to-ceiling windows with views of Aspen Mountain, mature landscaping and a 2-car garage with abundant storage. $8,750,000 Furnished

Aspen, Colorado Exquisite and timeless finishes are found throughout this ski-in/ski-out home on a cul-de-sac in Five Trees! The floor plan is perfect to entertain a party of 50, yet warm and inviting for intimate gatherings. Features include five bedrooms, four full and one half bath, 5,628 square feet, chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, huge stone fireplace, deluxe master suite with spacious closets and marble bath, recreation room, exercise room, media room, library, reclaimed beams, hardwood floors, 3-car garage and unobstructed mountain views of Willow Creek and the Maroon Creek Valley. The exterior is maintenancefree, and the beautiful landscaping includes perennial flowers. Walk to schools and the Aspen Recreation Center! $6,450,000

Craig Morris • 415 East Hyman Avenue • Aspen, Colorado 81611 • 970-379-9795 cell • 970-925-6060 office Morris@sopris.net • www.CraigMorris.com • www.AspenSnowmassSIR.com

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Weiswood at Castle Creek

Classic Chateau on Red Mountain

Aspen, Colorado Just four miles from Aspen! With 12 acres of manicured grounds and flower beds surrounded by forests of aspen trees and fields of native grasses, Weiswood beckons you to one of the most romantic settings in the Roaring Fork Valley. Every detail speaks of thoughtful design and exquisite craftsmanship. You may never want to leave the warm and inviting 5,064 square foot home, which features 4 bedrooms suites, heart of pine floors, rich wood paneling, gourmet kitchen, gracious dining room, private master suite with sitting area, media and exercise rooms, and huge windows that frame glorious views of the Castle Creek Valley. It’s almost heaven! $8,500,000 Furnished

Aspen, Colorado Classic chateau-style home located front and center on Red Mountain, overlooking downtown Aspen and offering breathtaking views. Warm and inviting, the exquisite finishes and features include 6 bedroom suites, 8,846 square feet, natural stone, reclaimed hardwood floors, chef’s kitchen with granite island and stainless appliances, large master suite with sitting area, master bath with steam shower and tub, exercise room, library, wine room, beautiful theater with large screen and stadium seating, coffered ceilings, great room with expansive windows and bar area, fabulous deck, terraced back yard with private sitting area, and wonderfully landscaped grounds. $14,950,000 Furnished

East Aspen Estate

Irreplaceable and Rare

Aspen, Colorado Setting the standard for elegant mountain living, this private gated estate on an extraordinary 12.78 acre setting in East Aspen is a timeless and distinct mountain home boasting unrivaled craftsmanship, attention to detail, and quality of the highest caliber. Floor to ceiling glass captures the majestic views with Aspen Mountain perfectly framed in the foreground. The residence is distinguished with 10,390 square feet and features 6 bedroom suites, caretaker quarters, hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings with wood beam accents, gourmet kitchen, expansive patios and decks, cozy outdoor spaces, and warm southern exposure with all day sun. Just 5 minutes to the gondola. $12,950,000 Furnished

Snowmass Village, Colorado Nestled into the hillside at the end of the private Pioneer Springs Ranch, you’ll enjoy incredible views from Snowmass to Aspen Mountain from this mountain contemporary estate situated on over 40 pristine and private acres. The unique 13,000 square foot home boasts large open living spaces with expansive master suite, a gracious and inviting guest master suite with private deck, two media/family rooms, a billiards and game room, private office/loft with deck, covered patio with pizza oven, fireplace, and built in grill, large hot tub and fire pit, state of the art mechanical systems, 3 car garage, caretaker unit, and a gourmet kitchen that any chef would appreciate. $17,950,000 Furnished

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French-Inspired Mountain Home

Barragan & Legorreta Inspired Retreat

Aspen, Colorado Comfort, elegance, master craftsmanship, all day sun and an uncompromising attention to detail combine to make this home one of the finest on the quiet east side of Aspen, across from Aspen Mountain and just four minutes to the central core. Features include 6 bedroom suites, stunning views, carved wood beams, gourmet kitchen open to the living and dining areas for ease of entertaining, master suite with exquisite master bathroom with Blue Bahia stone, richly appointed guest suites with expansive views, wine cellar, three gas fireplaces, wire-brushed white oak hardwood floors, super quiet roller shades, snowmelted driveway and decks, and two hot tubs. Pure magic! $10,875,000

Aspen, Colorado For those who appreciate the beauty of design and demand excellence in their architecture, there is a home in Aspen like no other. Designed in the style of renowned Mexican architects Luis Barragan and Ricardo Legorreta, this home is located just a few minutes from the town’s core. Intelligently positioned on 5.73 acres with just over 9,000 square feet, the numerous amenities include two large master suites plus 3 additional bedrooms, 5.5 baths, spacious floor plan, media room, professional kitchen, central gallery for world-class art, fitness room, interior courtyard with fountains, and caretaker unit with separate entrance. Unobstructed views of all four ski mountains complete the package! $12,950,000

Storybook Charm in Starwood

Premier Downtown Location

Aspen, Colorado Located on 3 private acres with meandering garden paths and a meadow filled with wildflowers, this European inspired home was designed and constructed with care. Features include 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3,548 square feet, office/4th bedroom/2nd family room, antique heart pine flooring and cabinetry, reclaimed Douglas Fir beams, vaulted ceilings, custom iron hand railings, French doors in the living room, woodburning fireplace, 672 square foot two car garage with built-in shelving and huge storage loft above, authentic cobblestone auto court, patio, sauna, hot tub. Within the exclusive gated subdivision of Starwood, this is a true retreat! $2,975,000

Aspen, Colorado Nestled on the east side of downtown Aspen, this mountain contemporary home offers fantastic Aspen Mountain views, in town convenience, quality and style. The upper level master, large kitchen and main living areas welcome abundant natural light and an open floor plan for relaxed living. Down the sweeping staircase to the lower level is a large family room/billiards room/media center adjacent to a fabulous bar and wine room designed for entertaining. The five bedroom suites utilizing all three levels, classic finishes of dry stack stone, barrel vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and rooftop deck with hot tub make this an attractive alternative for those appreciating the urban experience. $9,950,000 Furnished

Craig Morris • 415 East Hyman Avenue • Aspen, Colorado 81611 • 970-379-9795 cell • 970-925-6060 office Morris@sopris.net • www.CraigMorris.com • www.AspenSnowmassSIR.com

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Main Residence + Guest House + Tennis Court Colorado Springs, Colorado Located on a premier acre lot in Broadmoor, this elegant and inviting estate offers lush landscaping and inspiring city and mountain views. Designed for entertaining, the floor plan of the main house flows from room to room and from inside to outside. The main house has 7,119 square feet, six bedrooms, five bathrooms, heated 3-car garage and more than 2,100 square feet of flagstone terraces with fireplace, outdoor kitchen and hot tub. The guest house has 861 square feet and offers a complete kitchen, bathroom with steam shower and a covered patio that overlooks the tennis court. Additional features include a detached 2-car garage, privacy fencing and an outdoor moss rock shower. Priced at $2,100,000.

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Entertainer’s Dream with Forever Views Colorado Springs, Colorado Inspired by an Italian Villa, this architectural masterpiece is nestled on a premier 2.5-acre view lot in the Broadmoor Resort, a gated community with 24-hour security guards. Residents of this prestigious community have the privilege of purchasing an exclusive Broadmoor Golf Membership. Boasting forever views and 10,400 square feet of luxury, the home offers every amenity to include a theater with Blue Ray High Definition, game room, handsome walnut library, wine cellar, seven fireplaces, inset cabinetry throughout, touch-control zoned lighting system, sound system, three laundries and a 5-car garage. There is also a one-bedroom guesthouse with 923 square feet. Impeccably appointed and stunningly decorated, the home also enjoys the ultimate in outdoor living. Priced at $3,850,000.

Becky Gloriod 719-785-4110 Direct 719-229-9777 Mobile becky@gloriod.com www.beckygloriod.com

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Sunbeam Overlook Breckenridge, Colorado The latest creation from celebrated double diamond homes. 4 sumptuous master suites, Chef’s dream entertaining kitchen with commanding ski area views. Soaring 3-sided stone fireplace. Heated courtyard serving 3-car garage. Extraordinary outdoorliving area with roaring fireplace, sunken hot tub and full grilling center. 4 berth bunk area with private dvds. Adjoins Carter Park with sledding hill, public tennis courts, bike trails. Offered at $3,269,000. MLS# S372811. www.sunbeamoverlook.com. Rob Neyland 970-390-1137 neyland@realtor.com

Gold Flake Breckenridge, Colorado This spectacular residence is perched on a prominent knoll overlooking the historic town of Breckenridge, the entire Breckenridge Ski resort and mountain ranges beyond. THE VIEWS are truly mesmerizing! And, the house is nearly a spa in itself! An in-ground resistance pool and hot tub, steam room and stairs, and plenty of space for your equipment allow you to train at 10,000 ft. above sea level. You’ll be super-fit for ANY sporting event! A gourmet’s kitchen has recently been upgraded with granite tops and stainless steel appliances and nicely accommodates informal gatherings. For more serious groups try the formal dining room with fireplace and stunning views. Six bedrooms, an office, and an upper level family room/theatre and giant three car garage complete the most fun-seeking house there is! $1,875,000. www.breckenridgedreamhome.com. Ron Shelton 970-5477728 ron@skicountryhomes.com

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Breckenridge Dream Home Breckenridge, Colorado Classic Colorado timber frame home combines centuries old construction techniques with modern day luxury. A comfortable, practical floor plan has a main level master suite and office just off the open living / dining/ kitchen. This “great room” with two-sided fireplace and walls of south and west facing windows reap allday sun and mountain range views. Three more bedrooms and a nice big family room on the lower level may be ideal for family and friends. Situated just minutes from downtown historic Breckenridge, shopping, dining and dozens of chairlifts! Now being offered. $1,395,000.

Ron Shelton • Broker, Partner Breckenridge Associates Real Estate 800-870-7392 • 970-547-7728 ron@skicountryhomes.com • www.skicountryhomes.com

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Somerset Masterpiece

Legend Ridge

Niwot, Colorado Perfectly situated on an acre adjacent to open space boasting phenomenal Rocky Mountain views. Incomparable craftsmanship is displayed throughout this 9,600 square, six-bedroom, eight-bath residence with a five-car garage. Exquisite finishes include Brazilian cherry floors, Tuscan stone columns, high beamed ceilings, intricate iron railings, rich cherry cabinets, slab granite counters and professionally equipped kitchen. Walkout lower level features billiards, exercise and media rooms. Decks and patios amid beautiful landscaping. $3,500,000. Stu Wright 303-541-1900, swright@wkre.com

Niwot, Colorado Extraordinary ranch on an incredible lot with 7,100 square feet, five bedrooms, five baths and five-car garage. Fabulous entry into great room featuring arched beam detail, pyramid skylight, motorized clerestory windows, and fireplace. Gourmet kitchen with gazebo like breakfast nook, cherry cabinets, granite, and highest quality appliances and lots of natural light. Master retreat with luxurious bath, private study, and exquisite finishes throughout. Large wrap deck with amazing views of the mountains and prairie. $1,790,000. Jerry Curry, 303-541-1936, jcurry@wkre.com

At The Reserve

Secluded Chautauqua Setting

Boulder, Colorado Secluded cul-de-sac setting backing to pond and open space wetlands with mountain views. Immaculate custom home with 5,500 square feet, five bedrooms, five baths, finished basement and three-car garage. Bright, open floor plan features new granite counters, glistening hardwood floors, soaring vaulted ceilings,wall of west windows, custom built-ins and three gas fireplaces. Surrounded by flowering landscaping, mature trees and rear deck overlooking spacious lawn. Neighborhood pool and tennis. $939,000. Stu Wright, 303-541-1900, swright@wkre.com

Boulder, Colorado Amazing location below Flagstaff Mountain bordering Gregory Creek. This magnificently updated home is secluded in a park-like setting surrounded by perennial rock gardens and stately trees. Dramatic interior architecture features sunny atrium with fountain, glass ceilings, columns, lofts, stone fireplaces and gleaming hardwood floors. Open floor plan with 8,600 square feet, six bedrooms and seven baths. Main level master suite offers study, fireplace and nursery with access to nanny apartment in lower level. $2,290,000. Stu Wright, 303-541-1900, swright@wkre.com

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Rusty Nail Ranch Durango, Colorado This is a very special property offering extensive beautiful Animas River frontage as it emerges from the gorge out of the San Juan National Forest. The very exclusive and private 70+ acre setting is comprised of pine tree-framed irrigated pastures and pine forest. The river frontage is pristine with some sandy beach, granite boulders and numerous pools and eddies ripe for fishing and water play. The well-appointed main home is set on a bench in the pines overlooking the river and pastures with views expanding to the north valley cliffs. The home includes many fine features and finishes: living room with indoor/outdoor gas fireplace and built-in cabinets, library/office with fireplace, family room/game room with wet-bar, wine cellar and fireplace, master bedroom with his and her bathrooms and steam shower and Jacuzzi tub, a well-equipped kitchen, another office with built-ins, large wraparound deck with gas barbecue grill and walk-in safe. Included are two-bedroom guest quarters, a two-bedroom caretaker’s home with large garage shop and attached 4-stall heated horse barn with tack room wash bay, riding arena, pastures equipped with timed sprinklers, large trout pond with circulating river water. This is truly a spectacular offering for your very discriminating buyer. Scenes from several movies have been set here including “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” and “City Slickers.” Located just 15 minutes and midway between downtown Durango to the South or Ski Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort to the North. Golfing at The Glacier Club or Dalton Ranch are both just a 10 minute drive away. Price: $8,500,000.

Geof Schlittgen, Broker/Owner Horizon Properties of Durango 275 CR 252 ( Trimble Lane) Durango, Colorado 81301 970-259-3700 Office • 970-759-3702 Cell www.HorizonDurango.com

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Arrow Point Road Bainbridge Island, Washington Inspired by grand lodges of the Pacific Northwest, this stunning home offers the perfect blend of indoor living and outdoor lifestyle. Privately situated on over 2 acres of land waterside along Manzanita Bay, this spectacular 3,522 square foot home offers quality construction and luxurious amenities. Outdoor living area features the covered Loggia with its massive stone fireplace, full gunite spa, Ipe decks and a backyard lawn that rolls gently down to water’s edge and private mooring buoy. Offered at $1,199,000. Eileen Black John L. Scott Bainbridge Island 206-696-1540. www.johnlscott.com/23895

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Magnificent South End Bainbridge Island Home Bainbridge Island, Washington Magnificent Roger Katz deigned home situated on beautiful, sunny 2.5 acre lot in exclusive south end neighborhood. Entertainer’s dream kitchen with gorgeous soapstone island and stainless steel appliances. French doors lead to numerous outside patios including a large open patio with wood burning fireplace, ideal for cozy evenings around the fire. The home was built with appointments of excellence including box beamed ceilings, large moldings and, of course, hard wood floors throughout. Included on the home site is a perfect guest suite with private bath and kitchenette, which was built above the three car garage, and is connected to the main home via the lovely portico. Offered at $859,000. Eileen Black John L. Scott Bainbridge Island 206-696-1540. www.johnlscott.com/38074

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Sweeping Cascade Mountain and Golf Course Views

Suncadia – Cle Elum, Washington Nestled in the pines, the interior of this home has timeless sleek contemporary lines. It features wonderful mountain and valley views. Light floods the great room, dining area and island kitchen from opposite directions. This home has two master suites on the main level plus a bedroom and fun bunk room on the upper level. It also features a comfortable bonus/ media room, a hidden wine cellar and a sun room to enjoy the views and fresh air year round. Radiant heat, ample storage and a detached garage with a covered walkway to the house are just a few of the special features. Natural low maintenance landscaping leaves plenty of time to enjoy life. $1,395,000 Kay Mabry Bellevue-Issaquah 206-940-1557 and Fred Mattison Bellevue-Issaquah 206-947-4639. www.johnlscott.com /55622

Suncadia – Cle Elum, Washington Built with Western cedar post and timber-framed construction, this incredible Tumble Creek cabin, in the gated part of Suncadia just 80 miles from Seattle, has views of the Tumble Creek Golf Course and snowcapped mountains. Access the fitness center and golf course just a few minutes away. An open great room with kitchen and dining room is the heart of this home. Two master suites on the main floor and a bedroom upstairs as well as a bonus room which could be a 4th bedroom are other features of this home. Relax in the outdoor living area with a cozy fireplace and take advantage of the views. $1,250,000 Kay Mabry Bellevue-Issaquah 206-940-1557 and Fred Mattison BellevueIssaquah 206-947-4639. www.johnlscott.com /30864

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Prospector Golf Course Views

Suncadia – Cle Elum, Washington Plan to play. Whether it is on one of the two golf courses, bike paths or cross country ski trails, you’ll enjoy the amenities of Suncadia just 80 miles east of Seattle on the sunny side of the state. This home overlooks the 8th fairway of Prospector Golf Course. The impressive floor to ceiling stone fireplace in the great room, the island kitchen and dining room create a wonderful space for family and friends. In addition to the convenient main floor master suite, there are two additional bedrooms and a bunk room on the upper level along with a bonus room/loft. With an active lifestyle, you’ll appreciate the nice mud room. $1,050,000 Kay Mabry Bellevue-Issaquah 206-940-1557 and Fred Mattison Bellevue-Issaquah 206947-4639. www.johnlscott.com /95361

Suncadia – Cle Elum, Washington Multiple decks including one with an outdoor fireplace and infrared heat provide views of Suncadia’s Prospector Golf Course. Log detail, a tongue in groove ceiling of reclaimed wood and gleaming Tigerwood floors add to the charm of this Craftsman style home. Everyone enjoys the great room concept with an island kitchen and a dining room. Nearby is a TV room and wet bar. The master suite opens to a deck and spa, and two upper level bedrooms and a loft create a nice space for guests. Over the garage is a gigantic bonus room with its own bath and a mini-kitchen. This home is Built Green! $1,198,000 Kay Mabry BellevueIssaquah 206-940-1557 and Fred Mattison BellevueIssaquah 206-947-4639. www.johnlscott.com /44544

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Metropolitan Lake Living on Evergreen Point Medina, Washington West side Medina waterfront. Exquisite Northwest contemporary home on the shores of Evergreen Point. Vassos Demetriou designed, Bender Chaffey built. Unparalleled specifications. Five top floor bedrooms, seven total baths and the memorable massage room. Luxurious amenities, effortless comfort. Seamless integration of soothing indoor/outdoor pool and spa, Olympic mountains, Seattle skyline and lake views, elegant gardens, and the local wildlife. Urban dynamics reserved for metropolitan lake living. Generous 0.63 acres boasts privacy at all levels. It’s all entertainment at the beach. Instant bonfires, tree house, boat house, multiple boat lifts, yacht moorage and soft sand for kids in their 50’s. For every time you’ve ever said, “I wish I could live here...” Offered at $6,950,000. Larry Williams, John L. Scott Mercer Island 425-445-9870. www.johnlscott.com/73697

Exquisite Villa on Forest Avenue Mercer Island, Washington The centerpiece of Mercer Island’s Forest Avenue, the premiere waterfront on the West side. Spectacular finish level. Exacting standards. A focus on longevity. Design balances entertainment, casual living. Four large bedrooms, spacious master suite, paneled retreat den. Bar, game room and spa. Expansive dock. Server room provides unlimited security, audio, video, communications flexibility. Equally impressive power management. Radiant heat, air conditioned. Elevator. Experience the Villa on Forest Avenue today. Offered at $4,850,000. Larry Williams, John L. Scott Mercer Island 425445-9870. www.johnlscott.com/94794

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1554 Hill Drive Pasadena, California Amid rolling hills lies this estate in Eagle Rock on almost 3 acres. Inside the walled domain are 3 guesthouses, greenhouse, croquet court, football/soccer field, Bistro “restaurant,” swimming pool, outdoor stage, picnic park and another acre of garden paths. Grand entry hall presents a staircase that leads to a private family quarters. Dining room seats 40, with a gourmet kitchen nearby. Lower entertainment level offers “Speakeasy,” lodge billiards room and an additional kitchen. Nine bedrooms, 12 baths, including guesthouses. www.1554HillDrive. com. Ernie Carswell 310-345-7500 / Doug Skoro 949-375-3445 / Carrie Benuska 626-840-9149

32 N. La Senda Drive Laguna Beach, California Dramatic panoramic views of the coastline and city lights! Here is your opportunity to own one of the most unique double lot oceanfront estates in the gated community of Three Arch! This trophy property has a private gated entry and large circular driveway with courtyard. With a bluff top location that cannot be accomplished today, this home has ocean views from every room and from three viewing decks. Private steps lead to your own natural saltwater pool and access to secluded Picture Bay Cove. Enjoy watching whales and dolphins while listening to the soothing sounds of waves crashing on the bedrock and beach. www.32NLaSendaDrive.com. Andy Stavros 949-249-0139

1901 Sunset Plaza Drive Los Angeles, California Enter into a private realm of extra high ceilings, double story windows drawing in captivating views of green canyons or endless city lights, the finest surfaces adorning four walls and floors, and five star amenities expected at the world’s finest hotels. Nothing is visible from the street but a discreet entry and four-car garage - the remainder of this grand hillside estate must be seen to be believed. Numerous fireplaces serve as centerpieces for spacious bedrooms, living room or dining room. Splendid Pool for sun-soaked entertaining, this is now offered to the highly qualified buyer seeking the ultimate Sunset Strip escape. www.1901SunsetPlazaDrive.com. Ernie Carswell 310-345-7500

1 Motu Moie Tahaa, Motu Moie, French Polynesia Imagine, for a moment, the thrill of living life as if you are on vacation year-round. Or perhaps having a private oasis to escape to whenever the mood strikes. Maybe you daydream of welcoming guests to your own luxurious island resort. Those dreams and more can come true in the South Pacific, where the Tahitian island paradise of Motu Moie can be yours. The enchanting island of Motu Moie encompasses approximately 26 acres of coconut palms, pandanas, iron wood, colorful tropical plants, and warm, turquoise lagoons. www.MotuMoie.com. Steve Powers 714469-1547 / John McMonigle 949-735-1004

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88 LInda Isle Newport Beach, California One of Newport Harbor’s most exquisite waterfront estates on gateguarded, exclusive Linda Isle. A stunning classic traditional 6,500 square foot Georgian-inspired mansion with 101 feet of bay frontage, dock to accommodate an 85 foot yacht, five en suite bedrooms, including sumptuous master, magnificent paneled great room, formal and informal dining, and lovely private pool and gardens. Fabulous location, finest quality finishes, quiet elegance. One-of-a-kind, move-in condition statement home. www.88LindaIsle.com. Alison McCormick 949-355-4104

15901 Alcima Avenue Pacific Palisades, California This exquisite Colonial estate has been remodeled and expanded, creating a private oasis with ocean views. Sited on a huge lot, this fivebedroom plus six-bath home features a master suite with an office or gym and beautifully appointed bath. A gourmet eat-in cook’s kitchen with pantry, formal dining room and family room open through French doors to patios for al fresco dining or watching the sun set over the Pacific Ocean. This light-filled home with a wonderful floor plan and too many details to list, represents a rare opportunity for its new owner. www.15901AlcimaAvenue.com. Melissa Alt 424-202-3232

2820 East California Boulevard Pasadena, California The gates open and you are magically transported into gardens of rare, wonderful and magical plants. The subtle designed mid-century ranch style home floats in a sea of colorful blooms and exotic shaped plantings. Set on two legal lots of over 1 acre, the property boasts a lighted north/ south tennis court with open sided viewing pavilion, large dark bottom swimmer‘s pool, seven changing rooms and a four-car detached garage with equipment and storage room. The five-bedroom, four-bath home features an updated kitchen, extensive garden views and loads of storage. www.2820EastCaliforniaBlvd.com. Maggie Navarro 626-675-9332

427 21st Street Santa Monica, California Enter this pristine custom home through a sun-drenched all glass entry. There are three fireplaces, hardwood floors, and custom detailed ceilings and moldings throughout. The gourmet kitchen features top-ofthe-line appliances, a bright breakfast area, butler’s pantry and a mud room with separate access. The master suite has a fireplace and a walkin closet. There are four additional generous bedrooms. The lower level has a media room and there is a detached studio in the private yard. www.427TwentyFirstStreet.com. Ellen Conrad 424-202-3288

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One-of-a-Kind Estate PEBBLE BEACH, California This amazing Pebble Beach property is set in the midst of a pine forest and is painted in Italian Palazzo Yellow, one of the favorite colors of the great artist, Giotto. The Italianate home has quietly elegant iron gates featuring Italian greyhounds as the motif, which were designed by a leading Italian artist that lead to the inner courtyard. Anthony Ingrao, the interior designer for the home and gardens, has been featured extensively in Architectural Digest, House & Garden and Vogue Magazine among others. He is best known for his ability to pay attention to what the essence of the home is, and to capture its spirit-a feat he achieved at this unique estate. A must see property for both the endless ocean views and artistic design in decoration and layout of home. Six bedrooms, six full & two half baths, 3,390 sq. ft. Offered at $8,900,000. www.PebbleBeachOverTheTop.com

Picturesque Elegance CARMEL, California Two completely separate parcels with two adjacent houses being sold together as a compound with a central courtyard. The main house was originally built by Chris Tescher. Pacific Grove Millworks just completed a renovation to this home with a new rolled roof and the latest custom upgrades. The guest house was built by Harvest Construction and Eric Miller Architect, 8 years ago. The guest house has a slate roof and cherry floors and some ocean views. Both homes feature top of the line finishes. The location is incredibly desirable being 4 blocks to the beach and 2 blocks to Ocean Avenue. A rare opportunity! Main House: Three bedrooms, three bathrooms + bonus room, 2,010 sq. ft. Guest House: Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, 1,627 sq. ft. Offered at $7,800,000. www.CaminoCompound.com

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Rare Ocean Front Acreage! PEBBLE BEACH, California In a private cove, one of the last oceanfront lots available on the highly coveted Pacific Ocean coastline. This two acre parcel sits on the famed Seventeen Mile Drive in Pebble Beach, just a stroll from Cypress Point. Enjoy the mystique and romance of Pebble Beach’s majestic landscape. This unique property is framed by dramatic cypress trees in a natural preserve, harmonious with nature serenaded by abundant sea life. View otters at play and seabirds in the crashing surf. This commanding site offers a breathtaking panorama from a plateau with a gently sloping hillside. As private and secluded as you are, the famous Lodge & Spa at Pebble Beach is just up the street. 2.02 acre. 3/4 acre feet of water per year www.PBontheRocks.com.

Papillon House by the Sea CARMEL HIGHLANDS, California Papillon, the French word for butterfly, provides the name of this exquisite private residence because it’s situated on 11+ acres in the middle of a federally protected butterfly habitat for the endangered Smith’s Blue Butterfly. It’s location offers the beauty and privacy of Big Sur and the convenience of being only 11 minutes from Carmel. Construction of Papillon House began in 2003 and deliberately designed to look and feel as if it has existed on the site for a hundred years and as much as possible, using natural materials. The exterior stone is “Chief Cliff” tumbled stone from a small quarry in Montana. The wide plank pine flooring was reclaimed from the attics of old homes in Pennsylvania. The interior plaster has been hand rubbed. The counters and bathrooms include hand polished limestone. The ceiling beams are also hand hewn. Perhaps the most memorable feature of Papillon House is the uninterrupted panoramic ocean and water views toward Point Lobos and the majestic Pacific Ocean. Five bedrooms, four full and one half bathrooms, 5,766 square feet. Offered at $7,621,500. www.PapillonByTheSea.com

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Malibu Beach Compound Malibu, California This two-dwelling tropical beach compound on sandy Las Flores Beach offers the best of the Malibu Beach life-style. The homes open to large beach-front decks with a water grotto style spa complete with flat screen TV, built-in lounges, fire pits, and storage for water sports equipment. There are custom finishes throughout both houses including a stacked-stone water element at the entry foyer, custom wide-plank walnut flooring, floor to ceiling windows to maximize the beautiful ocean views, and a large roof-top deck with coastline views. The master suites in the homes have flat screen TV’s, and open onto large ocean-front decks. The master bathrooms feature limestone floors, large stone tubs, curb-less showers with steam, custom tile work and custom stone appointments throughout. The kitchens are equipped with name brand appliances, granite counter tops, and also afford ocean views. The living rooms have flat screen TV’s, large fireplaces and open onto ocean-front decks lined with palm trees. There is a complete gym on the upper floor, a curving staircase with floor to ceiling book shelves, and a 5-car garage with 5-car additional parking on the property. This is a unique opportunity to own a private beach compound on the sand in Malibu. $14,500,000

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Children’s Bay Cay EXUMA CAYS, BAHAMAS This 167-acre private island haven offers easy access via Exuma’s International Airport, a marina, two docks, a seaplane/helipad ramp, plus seven beaches. Children’s Bay Cay hosts two hilltop retreats totaling five bedrooms, a one-bedroom guest cottage, as well as ample caretakers quarters and a two-bedroom pilot and security unit. The Island has a physical plant housing three generators and an 8,000 gal/ day reverse osmosis system. $29,900,000. REF. XS11183. John Christie. 242357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

Bird Cay BERRY ISLANDS, BAHAMAS Just 30 minutes by air from Nassau and in the center of the new South Berry Islands National Marine Reserve is this well protected, 250-acre private island with nearly 5 miles of water frontage. Chub Cay with marina and airstrip lies to the west, while Whale Cay to the east has a 4,000-foot runway and harbour. This island paradise is tailor-made for an eco-resort. $11,900,000. REF. BS10590. John Christie. 242-357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

Perfect Canalfront Home OCEAN CLUB ESTATES, PARADISE ISLAND, BAHAMAS Spacious and open plan living, a state-of-the-art kitchen, theater room, staff quarters and a well-appointed guest cottage are just a few of the impressive assets found at this five-bedroom, five full and one half-bath neo-Colonial residence on over a half acre within this coveted gated community. Sweeping verandas overlook the canal, pool, spa and grand lawn, while a custom dock with boat-lift allow easy access. $5,890,000. REF. JS00156. John Christie. 242-357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

Kayu Maya EXUMA CAYS, BAHAMAS Extending from ocean to beach, this five-bedroom, five full and one half-bath retreat sits atop a 40' ridge capturing panoramic vistas from every vantage point. Exquisite hand-crafted details, marble and teak flooring, a swimming pool and expansive patios make this estate truly one-of-a-kind. The property also includes a two-bedroom guest house, an oversized garage and private dockage. $5,950,000. REF. XS10901. John Christie. 242-357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

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Aquarius OLD FORT BAY, NEW PROVIDENCE, BAHAMAS Imagine your perfect island residence on 125' of tranquil bay/oceanfront. This 5,000 square foot contemporary has five bedrooms, five baths, lots of room for entertaining, and an additional covered patio. Tray ceilings, marble floors, a stylish open kitchen, central air, a private dock, boat house and guest cottage make this home one-of-a-kind, and the infinity pool and spa calm the soul. $3,995,000. REF. NS07261. John Christie. 242357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

Tir Na Nog GOVERNOR’S HARBOUR, ELEUTHERA, BAHAMAS This enchanting 9.25-acre estate invites you to relax, rejuvenate and unwind while soaking in sweeping views of the Atlantic and tennis courts. A unique 4-pod design includes a common living area, a three-bedroom main house, two one-bedroom cottages and private decks. Recently renovated and professionally designed interiors boast an ‘Island Style’ décor that soothes the senses. $3,995,000. REF. ES11259. John Christie. 242-357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

Seagrapes WINDERMERE ISLAND, ELEUTHERA, BAHAMAS Combining an exclusive location and design, this 2.5-acre beachfront paradise defines elegant island living with the convenience of simple luxuries at your fingertips. Expanded to include a spacious master suite, this four-bedroom, four-bath designer home is in perfect condition. Ideal for entertaining, yet well suited for family living, Seagrapes also features a covered outdoor room, pool and separate garage. $3,695,000. REF. ES11144. John Christie. 242-357-7572. John@HGChristie.com

Whirlwind TREASURE CAY, ABACO, BAHAMAS Luxury living in a sought-after seaside community awaits at this tropical 1.5-acre estate with 163' on Treasure Cay’s famed beach. The fourbedroom, sea view residence spans 4,556 square feet and includes a great room, 18' ceilings, plus covered and open patios. Enjoy the resort amenities of Treasure Cay, such as a marina, golf course, fine restaurants and international airport. $2,950,000. REF. AS11793. Neil Aberle. 242-5770277. Neil@HGChristie.com

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Bridle Path Two-Acre Estate

Toronto, Ontario, Canada Gorgeous setting for this Lytton Park home. Grand principal rooms. Floor-to-ceiling bow windows. Breakfast area embellished by twostorey atrium and French doors leading to private terrace. Family room with twelve foot ceilings. Master with adjoining sitting room and French doors to balcony overlooking gardens. Seven wood-burning fireplaces. Location ideal for schools, recreation, local shopping, public transit and easy access to downtown. $3,250,000. Inquiries to Elise Kalles, ekalles@trebnet.com or www.elisekalles.com.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada Masterpiece of impeccable architectural design and details. Contemporary flair with graceful flow. Living and dining rooms enhanced by dramatic two-storey wall of glass. Master suite with gas fireplace, coffered ceiling and walk-out to terrace. Five additional bedrooms and six baths. Sparkling pool, cabana, exquisite gardens, par-three golf hole and putting green creates enchanting paradise set against the bucolic backdrop of Edwards Gardens. $6,999,000. Inquiries to Elise Kalles, ekalles@trebnet.com or www.elisekalles.com.

Bridle Path Contemporary

Bridle Path Gated 2 Acres

Toronto, Ontario, Canada A home of rare imagination and inspiration. Stunning, immaculate and impeccable details: Custom hand-made ash and maple flooring, Wenge wood cabinetry and Bauhaus windows and doors. Expansive glass doors in living and dining rooms open to terraces. Master with fireplace and lavish seven piece en suite. Three additional bedrooms each with en suite and walk-out. Additional highlights include: private zen-like spa, tennis court and pool. $10,800,000. Inquiries to Elise Kalles, ekalles@trebnet.com or www.elisekalles.com.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada Meticulous attention to elegant details and finishes. Soaring ceilings. Entertaining rooms include billiard room, tea room and ballroom, while library offers private retreat. Family room French doors open to covered terrace with outdoor fireplace. Second level gallery and domed skylight. Master with adjacent sitting room, large walk-in dressing room. Five additional bedrooms. Turreted staircase at side of house. Main floor laundry. Elevator, 5-car garage. $13,800,000. Inquiries to Elise Kalles, ekalles@trebnet.com or www.elisekalles.com.

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Exceptionally Renovated Townhouse New York, New York Located on a charming block on the upper east side, this elegant townhouse was totally rebuilt to classic standards from the ground up in 2000. It offers spacious living with six bedrooms, six baths, seven fireplaces, 28-foot eat-in kitchen, large dining room, two garden view balconies, elevator, beautiful garden, sauna and full staff quarters. It features in-floor radiant gas heating with backup furnace and central air conditioning. Offered at $11,900,000. Kirk Henckels 212-452-4402 khenckels@stribling.com / Jennifer Callahan 212-434-7063 jcallahan@stribling.com

Tribeca Penthouse - Hotel Living at The Smyth New York, New York This spectacular and sexy corner two-bedroom/two-bath glass, loft-like Penthouse apartment with 10' ceilings sits above the newest Thompson Hotel, Smyth, in Tribeca. Ideal for entertaining, the penthouse features sparkling open skyline views from its floor-to-ceiling windows and comes complete with a glass staircase leading to a large, chic roof top terrace. The owner may use all of the special amenities and services associated with Thompson Hotels, including concierge, 24-hour room service, laundry and maid service and fitness center. Offered at $4,995,000. Sean Turner 646-613-2619 sturner@stribling.com / Alexa Lambert 212-452-4408 alambert@stribling.com

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Masterfully Renovated Home Near Central Park New York, New York A beautifully renovated duplex offers sun-filled rooms and extraordinary views. The upstairs level is ideal for entertaining: spacious living and dining rooms, marble powder room, chef’s kitchen, breakfast area, home office and wine cellar. A dramatic staircase leads to the lower level that features a private master suite plus two additional large bedrooms, custom closets and washer/dryer. Both floors offer private balconies. Trump Plaza is a full-service, luxury building on the Upper East Side, a few blocks from Central Park and convenient to all the fine dining and shopping the City has to offer. $2,850,000. Patricia M. Weeks 212-585-4546 pweeks@stribling.com / Courtney Gibson 212-434-7080 cgibson@stribling.com

Midtown Oasis New York, New York This sprawling 3200’ original loft has lots of light with 3 exposures, North/South/West plus 600’ south terrace with Empire State views. Small studio unit for income or use full space. 11' ceilings, concrete floors. Two passenger plus one freight elevator, three baths, sauna in 1920’s converted loft on a high floor. Bring your architect. Can be divided into two units, one for living and one for income. Offered at $2,375,000. Peter Browne 646-613-2718 pbrowne@stribling.com / Jeffrey M. Rowe 646-327-8792 jrowe&stribliing.com

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English Country in Southampton Southampton, New York You can settle into luxury if you snag this six bedroom country manor on 1.5 acres with tennis. The paneled entry leads to the spacious living room augmented by both fireplace and coffered ceiling. Oak floors fan out to include the formal dining room and the kitchen highlighted by professional appliances, breakfast area and sitting room. A generous guest master suite and two-car garage complete the first floor. The expansive master suite, complete with large walk-in closet and luxurious bath, is sequestered from the other three bedrooms on the upper floor. The lower level reveals a large rec room, full bath and staff suite with its own exterior egress. Outside patios and lawn connect the pool with the full size N/S court. Exclusive $5,295,000 WEB#40747. Gary DePersia, 516-380-0538, gdp@corcoran.com, www.corcoran.com/gdepersia

The Promised Land Amagansett, New York The Promised Land, so named by early settlers, defines a part of Amagansett close to ocean beaches, village shopping and pristine bay fronts. Somewhere in between Alec, Gwyneth and Sir Paul, a Michael Conroy designed five bedroom, seven bath gambrel, with interiors by Celerie Kemble, joins the area elite. Perched on a knoll, from which the ocean is often heard and its breezes most definitely felt, this 7,000± square foot residence offers masterful construction and impressive symmetry on three levels of living space. The journey begins as a double-height paneled entry welcomes you into a sun-dappled environment over richly stained oak floors. Spread out before you is the great room with coffered 11' ceilings, fireplace and a wet bar. Turn right, past a powder room, into the handsome formal dining room with paneled walls, chunky moldings and grass cloth highlights. The heart and soul of your days will happen in the expansive kitchen, professionally equipped and bolstered by a butler’s pantry leading to the dining room. The kitchen flows seamlessly into the family room with fireplace, which has beamed 20' ceilings, wainscotted paneling and a 52" flat-screen TV. A series of French doors open from here to the screened outdoor living room. An expansive master suite with fireplace, his/her closets and luxurious bath with heated floors, steam shower and jacuzzi completes the first level. Upstairs, a second fireplaced master bedroom with private terrace and similar amenities reigns over three additional ensuite bedrooms, plus laundry room. The finished lower level offers recreational and media rooms, full bath, staff lounge, a second laundry room and a heated and tiled garage. The tiered 2.25 acre property includes handsome stone walls and colorful landscaping which frames the Gunite pool, spa and expansive slate patios. Completing this offering is a full audio/visual package, dumbwaiter from garage area to kitchen, security and sprinkler systems and convenient Jandy remote to control the pool and spa from anywhere. And if Sir Paul should happen to bike by, perhaps invite him in for a spot of tea. Exclusive $4,495,000 WEB# 46910. Gary DePersia, 516-380-0538, gdp@corcoran.com, www.corcoran.com/gdepersia

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A Re-Interpretation of the Classic Bridgehampton Farmhouse Bridgehampton, New York A modern interpretation of the venerable farm house sits among the fields of Bridgehampton South. Built by Farrell Building with interiors by Greg McKenzie, a sun splashed entry welcomes all over white oak floors that fan out to include the great room with fireplace, a kitchen bolstered by a morning room with fireplace and a butler’s pantry that leads to the dining room. A sunroom, guest master, laundy room and a two car garage complete the first floor. Upstairs the master suite offers fireplace, luxurious bath and a private balcony. Completing the second floor are three bedrooms, with baths all ensuite, laundry room and a bonus room. 3,000± square feet of finished space can be found in the lower level offering recreational areas, staff suites and a gym. Outside an impressive pool house opens to the pool and spa all just a short distance to village and ocean beaches. Exclusive $8,995,000 WEB#38785. Gary DePersia, 516-380-0538, gdp@corcoran.com, www.corcoran.com/gdepersia

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• classic properties international • Stately Georgian Cold Spring Harbor, New York Exquisite Georgian to be built by a well known North Shore builder. Commanding and stately presence on a private 2 acre cul-de-sac. Stunning two-story reception hall, superbly crafted interior rarely found in new construction. Formal living room, library and family rooms, and stone terrace with fireplace define this residence balanced by extraordinary craftsmanship of the custom kitchen and service wing. Five en-suite bedrooms include a master with two dressing rooms on the second floor complete with 9' ceilings and intricate millwork. CSH SD #2. MLS# 2464967. $3,695,000. Deborah Tintle Hauser, LAB, 631-692-6770 ext.328, c.631-513-2107

Breathtaking Water Views Laurel Hollow, New York Delight in compelling vistas from this exquisite custom designed 9,000 square foot French Manor. Majestically set on over 4 acres with a luxurious pool/spa, expansive mahogany deck and slate terrace. This impeccable home features a gourmet granite kitchen, two-story great room with stone fireplace and floor to ceiling windows and a sumptuous master suite. A true paradise awaits. CSH SD #2. MLS# 2400204. $3,250.000. Diane L. Anderson, LAB, 631-692-6770 ext.222, c.516-383-7354

Lighthouse Point Lloyd Harbor, New York Magnificent custom built brick waterfront Estate home. 262' of seawall on one of Lloyd Harbor’s most beautiful waterfront locations with phenomenal water views and western sunsets. Seven bedrooms, seven full and four half baths on 4.34 level and professionally landscaped acres with guest Cottage. Masterpiece Listing. CSH SD #2. MLS# 2402906. $10,995,000. Bonnie Williamson, LAB, 631-427-6600 ext.210, c.516-443-5958

Classic Colonial Manhasset, New York This Impressive Center Hall Brick Colonial located in the Strathmore Village has been expanded and completely renovated. Appointments include formal-sized living and dining rooms, hardwood floors, gourmet eat-in kitchen, adjacent family room, mudroom, four/five bedrooms including master suite and bath with a walk-in closet. SD #6. MLS# 2461271. $1,749,000. Eileen J.C. Krach, LAB, 516-627-4440 ext.221, c.917-270-3737

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• classic properties international • Exceptional Horse Farm Mill Neck, New York Spectacular five-bedroom residence recently updated and impeccably maintained set on over 6 magnificent acres with an 18-stall barn and 4-stall foaling/quarantine barn, two fully fenced riding rings - one with special footing surface. Conveniently located. Oyster Bay/East Norwich SD #6. MLS# 2453025. $2,775,000. Margy Hargraves, LAB, 631-692-6770 ext.227 d.631-692-9227 / Donna M. Scala, LSP, 516-922-915 ext.139

Rumsey-Harriman House Sands Point, New York This 29-room French Norman residence was completed in 1927 and designed by McKim, Meade & White. With Mansard roof and limestone façade it boasts 15 bedrooms, eignt full and one half baths, 9 fireplaces and blue stone loggia. Principle rooms open to sweeping water views and a 391' sandy beach. The 5.33 acres include a five-bedroom waterside cottage, tennis court, cabana, art studio, gatehouse and all the romance of a bygone era. Masterpiece Listing. SD #4. MLS# 2402174. $8,900,000. Charles A. Brisbane, LAB, 516-759-4800 ext.123, c.516-3135919 / Aleta Brisbane Heisig, LSP, 516-759-4800 ext.152, c.516-319-3683

Serenity Upper Brookville, New York A luxurious Post-Modern residence with an aesthetic that seamlessly integrates form and function. Set on 9-pastoral acres, the private retreat features modern designer interiors, indoor and outdoor pools, glass-enclosed pavilion for sports and recreation, and ample room for entertaining. Extensive patios and decks. Quality materials include travertine marble, cherry and Brazilian woods, top-of-the-line appliances and Crestron smart-house technology. Masterpiece Listing. SD #3. MLS# 2393885. $5,299,000. Bonnie Devendorf, LAB, 516-759-4800 ext.111, c.516509-6229 / Christina Porter, LAB, 516-759-4800 ext.142, c.516-835-5512

Waterfront Contemporary Whitestone, New York This unique Beechhurst waterfront Contemporary home sits on a large lot with spectacular water and bridge views from every room. Main level features great room with wall of glass that leads to outdoor living area. House was built in 1987 with all of today’s amenities. SD #25. MLS# 2459043. $3,995,000. Ann Carlucci, LAB, 516-627-4440 ext.203, c.516-672-2023

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Boston Common

Albert A. Pope Building Penthouse

BEACON STREET, BEACON HILL, MASSACHUSETTS This stately 9,000 square foot townhouse overlooks Boston Common. The property has spectacular natural light, four-car attached garage parking, elevator to all floors, eight fireplaces and abundant storage. The main floor includes large open kitchen, family room and mud room walk-out to large patio. Library and office are rich in detailed woodwork.Third floor is entirely devoted to the master quarters. Home includes four additional guest bedrooms and new au pair suite. $12,500,000

COLUMBUS AVENUE, BACK BAY, MASSACHUSETTS Exquisite 7,000 square foot penthouse sits atop the Albert A. Pope condominium building. The enormous duplex provides the ultimate indoor/outdoor back-to- back living with unparralled views from every room. The 3,500 square feet of living space consists of six rooms on two levels wrapped in 3,500 square feet of two-story lush gardens. Master bedroom suite offers a wood burning fireplace, enormous master walkin closet, marble-lined master bath, open four-jet shower and Kohler whirlpool tub. $7,200,000

Classic Colonial Estate

Stately Queen Anne

HEATH STREET, CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS Estate Area of Chestnut Hill | This impeccably maintained six-bedroom, four full and one half bath, classic colonial features a Royal Barry Wills addition that would make a perfect au-pair suite or home office. Enter through the gracious foyer to main house with southern exposure that allows natural light to eat-in-kitchen and sitting room with custom built-ins. The charming fireplaced living room showcases gorgeous views of expansive terrace and pristine landscaping of acre plus lot. $3,250,000

HUNNEWELL AVENUE, NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS This spectacular Queen Anne shingle style home that is totally updated for todays lifestyle while keeping the charm and character of the early 1,900’s. Truly amazing architectural detail and craftsmanship throughout the home that includes a grand foyer, bridal staircase, original fireplace mantles, window seats and ceiling beams. Renovated kitchen with custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances and wood island counter. Newer electrical, central A/C and heating systems. Also features a third floor billard room with full bath and bonus au pair apartment. $1,649,000

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An Urban Waterfront Retreat WATERFRONT, Boston, Massachusetts Battery Wharf brings you the best of North End Waterfront Living – stunning views, beautifully designed homes and highly attentive, personal service. Sophisticated and elegant, these homes vary from one-bedrooms to three-bedrooms, starting at $950,000. Exquisitely custom designed finishes offering magnificent city and harbor views, private decks with most residences, valet garage parking, and private storage available. Residents enjoy world-class services of the luxurious Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel – Concierge, Doorman, Valet Parking, Housekeeping, Dry Cleaning, Pet Care, Business Center, exhale® Spa and David Daniels’ Aragosta Bar + Bistro. Call today 617-994-9090 or visit www.batterywharf.com.

Experience the WOW Where Style Meets Stuart Street Back Bay/Midtown, Boston, Massachusetts The iconic glass tower sparkles over the Back Bay and Midtown and puts you on top of it all. Soar above the skyline and prepare to be WOWed by The Residences at W Boston ranging from studios to three-bedrooms starting at $450,000 to over $2,650,000 for sophisticated penthouses. We also have new combined three and four-bedroom floor plans priced depending upon floor location. Savor the flavors at Market by Jean-Georges, located inside the hotel, or enjoy dining in the comforts of your own residence. Relax and rejuvenate at Bliss® spa or fit in a workout at Sweat®.With the W Hotels’ signature Whatever/Whenever® service at your fingertips, you’ll never have to leave home to indulge in life’s finer things. Welcome Home. Inquire today 617-267-2228 or visit www.wbostonresidences.com.

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Waterside Perfection

Simply the Best

Darien, Connecticut Unparalleled taste and design; extraordinary blend of wood and stone; water views from most rooms. 200 yards to your beach and island. Seven fireplaces, custom lighting and top-of-the-line audio system throughout. Relaxed sophistication - nail-head trimmed rugs, quarter-sawn oak floors, exceptional trim work. Four bedroom main house plus serene master suite with water views; paneled den, pub, fireproof wine cellar, workshop, gym and playroom. Grounds are designed for ultimate enjoyment pool, spa, fireplace, barbecues, screened porch, sound system. Oneof-a-kind guest house with entertainment room, mahogany flooring, fullsized golf studio and playroom. You deserve the best. $7,395,000. Doug Milne ddmilne@aol.com/Sheree Frank sfrank@kellyrealestate.com

Darien, Connecticut Desirable upland 7,900 square foot home has classic style, impeccable taste. Beautifully situated on 3+ acres; minutes to town. Exquisite natural light bathes gorgeous millwork, custom details. Cherry library with fireplace, gourmet kitchen perfect for any chef and elegant dining room are perfect for entertaining; granite fireplace anchors the cathedral ceiling family room. Coffered ceilings, oversized windows, sumptuous carpets reflect substance and sophistication. Master suite with his and her baths, sitting room, private terrace offers a serene retreat. Four bedrooms with en suite baths and an inviting game room create space for all. Covered terraces with woodland views await the next lucky owner. $4,485,000. Doug Milne ddmilne@aol.com / Sheree Frank sfrank@kellyrealestate.com

Gracious and Gorgeous

Exquisite Waterfront

Darien, Connecticut Gorgeous 1919 English country colonial perched on a private bluff overlooking Scott’s Cove. This home was expanded and completely renovated in 2008, keeping the original charm. Features include: gourmet kitchen, large sun-filled breakfast room, a butler’s wet bar pantry, wine cellar, all bedrooms en suite, additional guest house with full bath and a glorious dining room and sunken living room both with coffered mahogany ceilings. All overlook an incredible pool and outdoor fireplace. $3,795,000 Maggie Marchesi • maggiemarchesi@gmail.com

Rowayton, Connecticut Spectacular waterfront property on private and charming Bell Island. Light-filled open floor plan with antique beams and gourmet kitchen. Exquisite views from both the front and rear of the home. Professional and mature landscaping with deck and balconies on the water. This home is in pristine condition and a feast for your eyes. $3,195,000. Liz Beinfield lizbeinfield@gmail.com

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Elegance in Sherwood Farm

Riverside Perfection with Water Views

Greenwich, Connecticut Gracious custom designed country house featured in Traditional Home Magazine is secluded in historic enclave amid nearly one-and-one-half private acres with heated pool. Stunning designer interior, Brazilian cherry floors, hand painted ceilings, seven fireplaces, multiple French doors to terraces. Three-exposure double living room, conservatory-like dining room, fabulous gourmet kitchen, game/media and exercise rooms, wine cellar, five bedrooms, six-and-one-half baths. Sublime master wing with fireplace. Guest apartment. Visit: www.6sherwoodfarm.com Exclusive Agent: Jane Gosden

Greenwich, Connecticut

Quintessential Georgian Estate

Stately Backcountry Manor

Old Greenwich, Connecticut Elegant Georgian manor embraces four glorious acres in Round Hill area. Graciously scaled interior customized byTommy Hilfiger features coffered ceilings, multiple French doors, Christopher Peacock kitchen and bath cabinetry,Waterworks fixtures and custom faux-finishes. Banquet-size dining room, black walnut paneled library, stunning sun room, seven en suite bedrooms and six fireplaces. Sublime master wing with two fireplaces, romantic balcony, his/her dressing rooms and baths. Garaging for seven cars. Visit: www.roundhillareaclassic.com Exclusive Agent Lyn Stevens

Greenwich, Connecticut Magnificent custom crafted 2010 European-inspired residence on four-plus spectacular acres. Exquisite detail, seven fireplaces, 10-foot ceilings, cherry flooring,multiple French doors to stunning verandah.Grand living and dining rooms, striking solarium, his/her private studies, sensational center-isle kitchen with glassed breakfast area, exercise and playrooms. Four powder rooms, six en suite bedrooms including sublime master with two fireplaces, dressing rooms and balconies Extensive recreational garden level with cabana. 4-stop elevator. Visit:www.backcountrymanor.com ExclusiveAgent:LizObernesser

Sophisticated, masterfully designed residence in private association enjoys water views from most main floor rooms of sun-filled, finely crafted interior multiple French doors to terrace; mahogany floors; fireplaces in elegant three-exposure living room, vaulted family room and walnut paneled library. Spectacular kitchen with 9½-foot center isle, butler’s pantry and glasswalled breakfast area, vaulted sky-lit playroom, five generous bedrooms, four-and-one-half baths. Romantic master with balcony. Deeded water access. Visit: www.leewardlane.com Exclusive Agent: Lyn Stevens

80 Mason Street • Greenwich, Connecticut 06830 info@greenwichfineproperties.com • 203-661-9200 www.greenwichfineproperties.com

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• classic properties international • Spacious Custom Colonial Summit, New Jersey This newer Northside custom Colonial home leaves nothing to the imagination. Designed by noted architect, David Rosen, this residence offers approximately 5,000 square foot of gracious interior living spaces and is finished with the finest in architectural detailing as well as all of the top amenities for the upscale 21st-century lifestyle. Special features include a luxurious master suite with fireplace, private third-floor game room and lower level guest quarters. Offered at $2,250,000.

Wonderful Location Summit, New Jersey Smartly nestled in a lovely Summit neighborhood just a few blocks from downtown, schools and train station, this spacious center hall Colonial home boasts location, location, location. And, there’s beauty behind the brains...crown moldings, high ceilings, hardwood floors, a kitchen and family room addition with radiant-heated floors, two fireplaces, wine cellar and so much more. This handsome Colonial home is an exceptional Summit offering. Offered at $1,899,000.

Vintage Beauty Summit, New Jersey The commanding street presence of this turn-of-the-century ‘Grand Dame is befitting of its 1890 era. The discerning buyer will appreciate its good architectural bones and classic center hall floor plan, high ceilings, abundant decorative fireplaces, herringbone hardwood floors, distinctive fluted trims, solid paneled doors, and more. A carriage house/two-car garage on its envious 1+ acre property once housed horses and their carriages, with a caretaker’s apartment above. Offered at $1,950,000.

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Seminole Landing North Palm Beach, Florida The Old Florida natural beauty coupled with its location make Seminole Landing one of the most sought after and desirable areas in the Palm Beaches. Imagine living with access to one of the most beautiful private beaches in the area, on a large lot, all within 20 minutes of Palm Beach International Airport, and world class shopping and dining. Seminole owners are also close to full service marinas that can accommodate yachts of all sizes, not to mention an incredible selection of world class golf clubs. Situated on a lushly landscaped 1.3 acre lot, this five-bedroom, six full and one half-bath single story home features a wonderfully spacious kitchen family room that opens to a screened in summer kitchen and large pool area. The home has both a paneled office and a billiards/game room, along with ample sized guest bedrooms. Location, amenities, and quality of life, Seminole Landing offers the family oriented Luxury Buyer an opportunity to have it all. Offered at $3,450,000. For more information call Peter B. Erdmann, Lost Tree Realty, 561-329-2383 or visit www.LostTreeRealty.com.

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Seminole Landing North Palm Beach, Florida Situated on a lushly landscaped 1.1 acre lot, this home is located on Banyan Road with its canopy of old growth trees and lush vegetation, and offers the owner the security of living in the private community of Seminole. With four bedrooms, four full and two half baths, this two story home features an inviting floor plan and first floor master suite. The second story has two bedrooms with a nice sized loft, and a full guest suite complete with breakfast bar and separate entrance. Most notably, the property has a professional level lighted tennis court. All these amenities are just steps away from the most beautiful private beach in the area. Located in the heart of North Palm close to shopping, dining, and top rated schools, Seminole Landing is the hidden jewel of North Palm Beach! The unique characteristics of this community coupled with its location make it a highly sought after home site. Offered at $3,100,000. For more information call Denice M. Sexton, Lost Tree Realty, 561-662-8344 or visit www.LostTreeRealty.com.

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Jupiter Hills Village Tequesta, Florida Jupiter Hills is known among serious golfers everywhere as one of the finest golf clubs in the country. With 36 holes designed by George Fazio, Jupiter Hills offers a tremendous opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty and relaxed Florida lifestyle of this unique location. Bordered by the rolling dunes of Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Jupiter Hills Village is nestled between world class golf and the sparkling blue waters of the Intracoastal Waterway. Located on the third fairway of the Village Course, this home is perfect for either fulltime or seasonal residents. With four bedrooms, a gracious living room with beautiful molding treatments and cove lighting, a formal dining room and family room, this single story home offers a casual retreat for both family and guests. The screened patio area has a 60' lap pool shaded by pines and lush landscaping. The home has a two car garage plus a separate golf cart entry. Living area is 3,972 square feet. Total square footage is 4,813. Four bedrooms, three full baths and two half-baths. Just minutes from outstanding dining and shopping venues, you can have it all at Jupiter Hills. Offered at $1,750,000. For more information call Peter Erdmann, Lost Tree Realty, 561-329-2383 or visit www.JupiterHillsVillage.org.

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Jupiter Hills Village Tequesta, Florida Known among serious golfers everywhere as one of the finest golf clubs in the country, Jupiter Hills offers a tremendous opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty and relaxed Florida lifestyle. Situated near the rolling dunes of Jonathan Dickinson State Park, the Village offers two superior golf courses, The Hills and The Village, along with a world-class practice facility. Situated on a sparkling lake, this home offers the buyer the epitome of comfort and relaxation, with a well scaled, easy flowing floor plan that provides ample space for family and friends to gather. A formal dining room and lovely office, complete with a full bath, flank the entry foyer which opens to a large living room and the covered patio beyond. The wonderfully appointed kitchen and family room opens to a covered loggia with summer kitchen and the enclosed pool/spa area. The first floor master suite features his and her baths, walk in closets and an exercise room with laundry. There is a private guest suite off of the family room, and two well sized bedrooms on the second floor along with a large loft perfect for a sitting area to enjoy the lake view. A large screened in balcony offers even more opportunities to enjoy a relaxing end of the day. The second floor also offers air-conditioned attic storage space. Living area is 5,162 square feet. Total square footage is 7,926. Four bedrooms, six full baths and one half-bath. Three-car garage. Offered at $2,895,000. For more information call Denice M. Sexton, Lost Tree Realty, 561-662-8344 or visit www.JupiterHillsVillage.org.

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Remarkable Waterfront Living on Gem Island

One-of-a-Kind Family Retreat Along Golf Course

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida Located on prestigious Gem Island, this one-of-a-kind, sensational sixbedroom retreat is designed and built to perfection. High ceilings and custom millwork accent the expansive summer porch with fireplace showcasing breathtaking pool, spa and John’s Island Sound views. Privacy is paramount. Features include luxurious finishes, gourmet kitchen with Butler’s Pantry, walk-in bar, upper level guest suites with sitting area, kitchenette and bunk room, and a dock. Must see to appreciate! 130 Green Turtle Way. $8,900,000

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida New Construction! Sited on a .64-acre corner lot, this magnificent fivebedroom retreat was masterfully designed to maximize privacy, natural light and captivating lake and golf views. Architectural detailing, 4-car garage and intimate indoor/outdoor spaces make this 7,459± square foot home one-of-a-kind! Features include a gourmet island kitchen, loggia with fireplace, private guest wing with separate garage and entrance, and courtyard with reflecting pool. 391 Sabal Palm Lane. $4,295,000

Gorgeous Two-Story Georgian on Golf Course

Breathtaking Waterfront Retreat Along Protected Cove

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida This remarkable five-bedroom, two-story residence is a must-see! Soaring ceilings, new fixtures, custom millwork and wood floors grace the professionally decorated interiors. The sunlit veranda perfectly frames the saltwater pool and fairway views. Boasting 5,000± square feet, features include an expansive kitchen adjoining the family room, billiards room, newly added main level master suite, upper level guest rooms and expansive terraces. 561 Sea Oak Drive. $2,475,000

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida Showcasing breathtaking views of a palm-tree lined pool and protected cove in a private lagoon-like setting is this exquisite, recently built five-bedroom retreat designed with attention to detail. Custom millwork, hardwood floors, coffered ceilings and luxurious finishes grace the exceptional 5,643± square foot interiors. Features include a gourmet island kitchen with beamed ceiling, dining room, great room with fireplace, study, lush landscaping, summer kitchen and dock. 201 Sandpiper Point. $4,975,000

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Private Homesite with Mile-Wide River Views

Private Get-Away on Prestigious Gem Island

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida Commanding mile-wide river views of the Intracoastal Waterway is this rare and unique 8.77± acre homesite. Build an estate of true distinction on this magnificent oasis where privacy is paramount. Nearly surrounded by water with virtually no neighbors, enjoy panoramic water views, northern and southern exposures, brilliant sunsets, dock, an abundance of wildlife, as well as fishing, kayaking and boating in your own backyard. 221 Sago Palm Road. $7,000,000

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida One of the most spectacular Gem Island homes available! Designed for entertaining, this impeccable six-bedroom retreat captures extraordinary views of John’s Island Sound. The great room, state-of-the-art kitchen with double island and family room each open onto a breezy porch with summer kitchen. A butler’s pantry, dining room, luxurious master suite with spa, elevator, office, 3-car garage with upper level VIP suite, pool and boat dock round out the features. 170 Loggerhead Point. $7,900,000

Unique and Desirable Golf Cottage

Carefree Oceanfront Living Along Private Beach

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida Unwind and watch the sunset over peaceful South Village Lake from this beautifully updated three-bedroom/two-bath cottage. Unique to the south village cottages, the 2,200± square foot home has an expanded, attached 2-car garage. Enjoy stunning lake views from the generous living room that opens onto an expansive terrace as well as the master suite with office. Features include new hurricane shutters and private pool and tennis court access. Great rental potential! 453 Silver Moss Drive. $795,000

John’s Island – Vero Beach, Florida John’s Island’s elegant oceanfront condominiums are nestled along three miles of the Atlantic’s most pristine and private beaches. Units offered for sale range in size from 1,520 to 1,800 square feet, and are two-bedroom/two-bath or three-bedroom/two-bath units. Some are exquisitely renovated, furnished and move-in ready. Oceanfront lanais, large living spaces, spacious kitchens, as well as elevators and direct beach access make these oceanfront condominiums desirable. 600 Beach Road Condominiums. $650,000–$970,000

One John’s Island Drive, Vero Beach, Florida 32963 • 800-327-3153 • www.JohnsIslandRealEstate.com

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Luxurious Beach-Front Penthouse!

Outstanding Waterfront Masterpiece!

Indian Shores, Florida This exquisite, ultra-luxurious beach-front penthouse, with its 270-degree views of, white sand beaches, the Gulf and Intracoastal Waterway, has perfectly captured the magnificent Florida waterfront lifestyle best for their vacation or second home destination. This well-designed, openfloor-plan, two-story penthouse with 4,730 square feet of plush living area offers everything you can imagine or dream for, from gourmet kitch with beautiful granite counters, custom wood cabinets, top-of-the-line appliances; a dinette and separate dining room; private elevator; four large bedroom suites; an ex guest bath; fully-equipped theatre roonm with electronic shades; bonus entertainment room with wet bar; 10' ceilings; walk-in closets; security system. Offered at $2,995,000.

Apollo Beach, Florida This Med. waterfront estate in the popular 24/7 guard-gated community of Andalucia, with palm-lined blvds, has the very finest design; most luxurious construct materials; exquisite craftsmanship; remarkable floor plan. Bring your RV’s and yacht so you can enjoy one of the best waterfront lifestyles Florida has to offer! Luxury and with the exterior Tuscan architecture and the RV/multi-vehicle garages, with commercial-grade high-wind rated doors; double-boat lifts, and then continues throughout the home with extensive 8-camera security/recording system; Chef’s twin island kitchen with premium granite counters; superb wd cabinets with soft-close doors and self-closure draw guides; custom Mahogany foyer entry door; plus much more! Offered at $1,395,000.

Deep Water Open Bay!

Former Builder’s Luxury Lakefront Home!

Apollo Beach, Florida Exquisite masterpiece offers extraordinary views of Tampa Bay, Tampa and St. Petersburg! Gated commun. of Bay Vista is a small, jewel of an enclave. Enter the grand foyer, your eyes are drawn through the home, and out to the infinity pool, where you’ll have bay-side seats for the most incredible sunsets! Meticulous atten. to detail, with luxury upgrades throughout, with sweeping, wrought-iron stairway. Most rms afford an expansive view of the bay, starting with dining room, family room, breakfast room and gourmet kitchen. The kitchen offers staggered, custom cabinetry, granite count, top-of-the-line, stainless appl, including a gas cook top and a room currently used as a wine room. There is plenty of covered space for entertaining, with the spa, infinity pool and views! Offered at $1,195,000.

Sunset Lakes-Land o Lakes, Florida Dartmouth II model home in gated Sunset Lakes community! This beautiful four-bedroom, four full and one half bath, three-car garage, twostory home offers a very popular floor plan and upgraded construction materials and options throughout, including granite counters, custom wood cabinets, high coffered ceilings, crown moldings, extensive built-in cabinetry in family and game rooms, gourmet Chef’s kitchen with updated appliances and breakfast bar, numerous ceiling fans, outdoor summer kitchen and fireplace, large screened pool, spa, and deck package, gas package, and surround sound package as well as impressive mature landscaping and exterior brick pavers. Offered at $899,000.

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Spectacular 2-Acre Lakefront Mediterranean Estate!

Tierra Verde Luxury Waterfront Residence!

ODESSA, Florida Privately gated on prestigious Lake Keystone! Tremendous floor plan with high, coffered ceilings; gorgeous marble, stone and hardwood floors; granite counters and luxurious wd cabinets with ”soft-close” doors and drawers throughout; superb wine cellar; artisan craftsmanship and luxury upgrades/accoutrements throughout; impressive double-entry wood doors; open and airy with huge sliding window walls and special curved windows that provide 270 degrees of captivating, panoramic, lakefront views and invite natural light. High, brick entry wall wtih a long, winding, pavered drive and circular motor court; oversized three-car garage. Additional 4 acres available for guest house(s), tennis/basketball courts and more! Offered at $3,350,000.

Tierra Verde, Florida Enjoy quick Gulf access and maintain deep-water yacht at the superior dockage offered with this luxury Tuscan residence, masterfully constructed by Anglo Construction, premier waterfront builder. Presenting great design and upscale amenities, this cul-de-sac property offers 122' of protected deep-water seawall and two boat lifts; tropical landscaping; large pavered courtyard leading to four garages; volume ceilings; large windows and sliding window walls that allow natural sunlight; gourmet kitch with granite counters, high breakfast bar and large dinette overlooking pool, dock and harbor; spacious master suite; huge pool deck, free-form pool and spa. Great home base for any avid boater or fisherman!!! Offered at $1,499,000.

Apollo Beach Waterfront!

Lakes of Keystone Mediterranean Estate!

Apollo Beach, Florida Awe-inspiring waterfront pool home located in the exclusive gated community of Andalucia is what Florida living is all about! Luxury appointments in this impressively designed “one-of-a-kind” beauty with bonus room and study/den overlooking tranquil water views; custom double wrought iron and glass doors; stunning form areas with tons of travertine; gas fireplace; tray ceilings and stone columns. Gourmet kitchen features custom cabinet, granite counters; island gas cook-top; high-end appliances; coffered ceiling; two-story screen lanai; massive pool; kiddie pool; spa; elevator or dramatic staircase to opulent master suite with private balcony; secondary bedrooms each with their own baths. Offered at $1,250,000.

Odessa, Florida This luxurious custom Alvarez Mediterranean home with four-car, six bedrooms, four full and one half baths, oversized screened pool and spa, with stone decking and coping, on 1.33 acres of well-landscaped grounds at the end of a cul-de-sac in gated Lakes of Keystone Community. Magnificent modernization throughout, including, three New HVAC systems, new spa heater and new water heater! The first-floor master features French doors to pool area, a double-sided fireplace, tray ceiling, recessed lighting and sound, two large walk-in closets and a bath with sep shower, garden tub, and dual vanities. Formal areas, high-ceilings, crown moldings, and study. Gourmet Chef’s kitchen offers a baker’s rack, granite counters, walk-in pantry and dinette area. Offered at $800,000.

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Peaceful 62.92 Acres - Property Can Be Divided

Sovereign Oaks Farm - 119 Acres

Ocala, Florida A handsome gated entry and winding tree lined drive leads to a very private 5,000 square foot five bedroom, four and one-half bath brick residence situated on a knoll overlooking rolling land and a peaceful pond. A warm welcoming foyer leads to lovely living room, formal dining room and spacious family room with fireplace and media center. The chef’s kitchen with custom cabinets and granite countertops has adjoining wet bar and breakfast bar opening to family room. A charming two bedroom guest house nestled under majestic oak trees with screened porch overlooking pond. For the equestrian enthusiasts sitting high on its own private knoll sits the barn with private living quarters.

Ocala, Florida Majestic rolling acres graced with Granddaddy Live Oaks and green manicured pastures suitable for any breed of horses as well as cattle. Spring fed pond with gazebo and dock offer an enjoyable place to relax, and if you are interested in fishing—there’s 8 and 10 pound bass. Spectacular building sites for the main residence of your choice. Amenities include: corporate office with spectacular views from every window; 3/2 home for guest or manager; 6 stall stallion barn with breeding shed and office/apartment; 18 stall custom show stable with apartment, a/c tack room, saddling station, arena, covered round pen with viewing area;18 stall turn-out barn and equipment building with workshop.

Beautiful Lakefront Estate

Ocala Horse Property at its Finest - Can Be Divided

Ocala, Florida This is definitely a WOW from the start to the finish!!! The Lake with over 190' of water frontage sports an enclosed dock, outside dock and jet ski parking on a white sandy beach. Soaring ceilings, walls and intricate angles throughout the main residence and guest house offers wide expanses of glass for your viewing pleasure. Theater room is large enough to have your own game table. Designer kitchen with all the space and appliances a lady would want overlooks the lake, pool and spa. Upstairs game room with beverage bar, deck with 180 degree views. Two-bedroom, two-bath guest house enjoys the same views as main residence.

Ocala, Florida 313.90 Acre Training facility with private owners residence with two guest homes and two employee residences. The farm has beautiful rolling paddocks and Live Oaks trees. Rich in limestone and the right kind of soil composition to breed, develop and train great horses. Located in Ocala’s fastest developing area of fine homes. The main home is a four-bedroom/four full and one half bath home nestled under the Granddaddy Oaks with a private drive. For the equestrian there is a lit arena, paddock, 6 barns - 170 stalls, many various sized paddocks, 3/4± mile race track, office and large workshop. Property can be divided.

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The Manor

Country Club of Ocala

Ocala, Florida An elegant manor home located on 7.8 acres of luscious Florida landscape with Live Oaks, private gardens, fern forests overlooking a magnificent water estuary. This stunning manor of 12,000 plus square feet features: spacious master suite, six bedrooms, six full baths and two powder rooms. Spacious chef’s kitchen enhances the family room with a beverage center, wine cellar, computer station and walk-in pantry. Soaring ceilings and windows in the family room and living room overlook a gorgeous lanai with double-sided fireplace, throughout the living areas create a warm ambiance year round. Tennis court and a 4-car garage complete this perfect manor literally minutes from town.

Ocala, Florida Magnificent custom built 4 bedroom/4 full bath and 3 half bath home encompasses 8,700 square feet of living area. Detached 1 bedroom/bath apartment for your in-laws or guests. Plenty of garage space with 6 bays for cars and 1 bay for RV parking. As you step into the home you experience the soaring ceilings the winding stairway and the magnificent detail. Chef’s kitchen, formal dining room, den and recreational room opening onto screened lanai are just the beginning of this exquistite property. Enjoy afternoons on the golf course then relax in your air-conditioned/heated outdoor summer kitchen with beverage bar or lounge in comfort of your pool overlooking the signature hole and 7th green of the course.

Laurels of Belle Chase! Ocala, Florida This lovely estate features an office, five bedrooms four and one half baths with 5,600 +/- square feet. Plus additional detached garage which would be perfect for car enthusiasts, guest house, or studio. This estate captures a casual comfortable lifestyle yet allows formal entertaining. Formal living room and dining area adorned with crown molding. Bathed in natural Florida sunshine the family room is massive and opens to the Chef’s kitchen with breakfast nook overlooking the pool. The kitchen has stainless appliances, custom cabinetry, rich granite countertops, and a large and working island. Game room/ home theater includes a beverage bar is perfect for entertaining the family or guests.

Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club Ocala, Florida Arthur Rutenberg Design and Construction At Its Best! Words are not enough to describe this unique residence overlooking Golden Ocala’s replica of Augusta’s Number 12 and 13 holes. Enjoy the spectacular views from your patios & balcony. Glass sliders open up the gathering room and expansive kitchen to add to the enjoyment of your dream pool and spa plus entertaining areas of the first level. Two master suites, game room sports wet bar, home theatre and balcony with fireplace. Enjoy Golden Ocala’s world class spa, dining, tennis, golf course plus if you desire you can board your house at the Equestrian Center located adjacent to Golden Ocala.

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Custom Lakefront Pool Home

Magnificent Lake Maitland Estate

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Florida View this custom Cahill Lakefront and pool home, offering fabulous sunsets over ski-able Spring Lake. Views can be enjoyed through multiple windows and French doors, including the master suite, formal living room, entry foyer, kitchen and family room. Features include hardwoods, carpet and tile flooring, volume ceilings, new stainless kitchen appliances, a prep island, a breakfast area, butler pantry, covered patio with tongue and groove ceiling and outdoor grill area overlooking the pool, boat dock and lake. Four bedrooms, four baths, 4,346 square feet. $995,000

MAITLAND, Florida Situated on more than ¾ of an acre with 123 feet of lakefront, this fabulous family home has a main house close to 5,500 square feet on two levels, with sweeping views of the lake from most rooms. The two-story living room features a wall of windows with expansive lake views, fireplace and marble floors. The kitchen has many upgrades and an oversized island with a custom built kitchen dinette included. Five bedrooms, five and one half baths, 6,443 square feet. $1,445,000

Exquisite Winter Park Home

Winter Park Equestrian Lakefront Home

Winter Park, Florida Exquisite vintage home, built in 1932, nestled in the heart of downtown Winter Park on over 1 acre of pristine property. Architectural details are stunning and can’t be duplicated. Main home is 5,169 square feet, private two-story two-bedroom/one full and one half bath guest house is an additional 2,160 square feet. Features swimming pool, koi pond, garden arbor and beautiful views of the property from numerous porches and patios. This estate is one of a kind! Former home of Crummer family of Rollins College. Five bedrooms, five full and one half baths, 5,169 square feet. $1,985,000

Winter Park, Florida A secluded, secure and extremely private 7.5 acre lakefront parcel in the middle of the city is very rare. Lifestyle features include Canoeing/ kayaking/sailing, waterskiing from a private boat ramp and sandy beach, horseback riding, raising farm animals, stand up paddleboarding, and yoga under towering grandfather oaks. Can be subdivided into 4 lots to add multiple family residences. Other buildings include a custom lakefront 3,000 square foot tongue and groove wooden barn that can stall 9 horses, shelter boats, RVs or trucks up to 60 feet in length, as well as significant covered storage and a lakefront efficiency rental cottage. Three bedrooms, two full and one half bath, 2,672 square feet. $1,500,000

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Downtown Winter Park Condo

8 Acres of Waterfront Property

WINTER PARK, Florida Two-story villa townhouse located in the very heart of downtown Winter Park. Each bedroom features its own bathroom and walk-in closet. The inviting double length living room with balcony and high ceilings overlooks the luscious green of the central park. A skylit 25' high atrium that opens to both the living area and gourmet high tech kitchen makes the unit perfect for entertaining and family living. Access to the condo entrance and its’ two parking spaces, is by elevator to a secured floor. Three bedrooms, three full and one half bath, 3,325 square feet. $950,000

Windermere, Florida Rare opportunity to purchase over 8 acres of waterfront on the prestigious Butler Chain. Breathtaking views of Lake Down, with approximately 500' of magnificent shoreline. There is an existing home on the property, however the value is in the land .Close to Windermere’s quaint downtown shops, parks and restaurants. The lot has the potential for sub-dividing into one or more additional lakefront homes. Truly one of the most desirable locations for fishing and boating without restriction of HOA and builder choice. $2,000,000

Incomparable Winter Park Estate

Updated 1926 Home

WINTER PARK, Florida Le Manguier, an incomparable Winter Park estate replicated from a villa in the South of France. This Neo-Classical Regency inspired home is the pinnacle of luxurious comfort, privacy and unsurpassed elegance. Uniquely situated private location with canal frontage to WP chain of lakes. Seven foot high masonry ivy clad walls enclose entire property. First Floor Master suite with multiple views overlooking pool area and landscaped courtyard. Poolside Guest house with Cathedral ceiling, and butler’s kitchen. Heated gunite pool and boathouse with boat lift and terrace. Main house is 4,569 htd, guest house is 687 htd. Five bedrooms, five and one half baths, 5,256 square feet. $1,975,000

WINTER PARK, Florida Classic home, originally built in 1926. Major renovations in 2000 and 2004. Light and bright, with designer features such as hardwood floors, crown molding, plaster walls, plantation shutters, French doors, custom builtins and millwork, decorative wood ceilings, wainscoting. Open family room that overlooks gracious brick courtyard. Detached 2-car garage and fabulous 389 square foot guest house with one-bedroom/onebath and loft. Great Winter Park location, conveniently located close to Park Avenue, Rollins, Winter Park Hospital and Whole Foods. The best of both worlds – classic charm but with all of the modern conveniences. Four bedrooms, three full and one half baths, 4,209 square feet. $995,000

205 W. Fairbanks Avenue • Winter Park, FL 32789 • 407-644-1234 • 800-283-6235 • www.fanniehillman.com

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Harbor Beach Isles Point Estate ......................................................................................................................................................................................... Fort Lauderdale, Florida The ultimate luxury of location, waterfront, dockage, views, privacy and an unparalleled quality of construction make Chateau-sur-Mer Fort Lauderdale’s best home! Behind the private gated entry there is a grand estate home containing 6 bedrooms, 8 full and 2 half baths in more than 12,000 square feet of air conditioned space. This home boasts a grand entry, glass elevator, billiards room, old world office, huge state-of-the-art kitchen, a separate guest house and much more! Located on a point lot with more than 300 feet of water front, the home overlooks the widest section of the Intracoastal Waterway providing views of the Fort Lauderdale downtown and beach skylines, stunning sunsets and a parade of yachts. Offered at $23,000,000.

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Beautiful View of the Intracoastal

Southern Living at Its Best!

St. Augustine, Florida This meandering home site is over six acres with lots of privacy. The buildable portion has been beautifully cleared and is ready for your dream home. This is the last available lot in this secure community of boaters and great neighbors with easy access to the sheltered marina and the Marlin Club. Enjoy awe-inspiring views of the Intracoastal Waterway, as well as Robinson’s Creek. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by. $600,000

Jacksonville, Florida Drive through the gated entrance to the wide, welcoming verandas of this magnificent family home on Julington Creek with access to the St. Johns River. With six bedrooms, five full and one half baths, and over 5,200 square feet, this home has too many amenities to mention. Formal living and dining rooms, large family room, bonus suite with private bedroom and bath, 48 x 24 saltwater pool, dock, croquet court, and the list just goes on and on. $1,750,000

Jacksonville’s Premier Gated Community

The Best of the Best at the Beach!

Jacksonville, Florida This stunning Mediterranean-style custom home is located in gated Epping Forest and features five bedrooms, five full and one half baths, soaring ceilings, and spacious rooms filled with natural light. Amenities include a large kitchen with adjacent breakfast room, billiard room, office, four fireplaces, huge covered lanai, pool, three-car garage and more. Residents of Epping Forest may become members of the Epping Forest Yacht Club to enjoy additional amenities within the community. $1,800,000

Jacksonville Beach, Florida This is an amazing opportunity to enjoy condominium living at its finest! This building features the highest quality and luxury of any condo in the area. With spacious rooms and spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean from almost every room, this four bedroom, four bath condo is perfect in every way – large living room, family room, gorgeous kitchen, formal dining room and balcony access from most rooms. The majority of the furnishings will remain. $2,350,000

Selby Kaiser & Linda McMorrow 904-739-7100 8777 San Jose Boulevard, Suite 903 Jacksonville, FL 32217 www.sellinglegends.com

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1505 Von Phister Street Key West, Florida This beautifully renovated three bedroom, two bath home is located in one of Key West’s most desirable neighborhoods. The one level home has a modern floor plan with great attention to detail, vaulted ceilings, travertine marble floors, custom cabinetry and designer lighting. A cook’s dream kitchen with top-of-the-line finishes and appliances and a large entertaining area opens through French doors to the expansive rear yard with a 32' long heated pool and great outdoor living space. The property is walled for privacy with off-street parking, beautiful gardens and two outdoor showers. This home is perfection and move-in ready. $979,000. Roger Emmons 305-304-7446

1419 Von Phister Street Key West, Florida This extremely stylish single level home has undergone further remodeling in the past year, and now boasts three bedrooms and three bathrooms in the main house, plus a separate guest cottage and bath with private patio. The living room is spacious (32 x 26) with a vaulted ceiling, skylights and multiple sets of doors opening to the gardens and exceptionally large (20 x 40) heated swimming pool. The home is located on a very private double lot on a beautiful block of Von Phister St. There is off street parking. $1,695,000. MLS# 115848. Lynn Kaufelt 305-923-4276 or Mitzi Krabill 305-304-2629

56 Cannon Royal Drive Key West, Florida Dramatic contemporary masterpiece in the gated waterfront community of Shark Key. Soaring ceilings and walls of glass are the perfect complement to the stunning sunset views over the gulf. Totaling four bedrooms, four full and one half bath with clean curved lines and a fresh modern finish throughout with Jerusalem Stone floors, state of the art kitchen, custom baths finished in Italian glass tile, fine fixtures and desirable first floor master suite. A relaxing heated pool borders the turquoise waters of the gulf with poolside gazebo and 2-car garage. A stunning custom built home designed to take advantage of views from every room. $2,295,000. Terri Spottswood 305-587-3407

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2131 South Bayshore Drive Coconut Grove, Florida Nestled on almost 1.5 acres of lush grounds this magnificent Mediterranean estate was built in 1910 for John Peacock, the founder of Coconut Grove. Beautifully updated with very exacting standards; Honduran mahogany impact windows and doors with English brass hardware, original Florida cherry floors, gourmet kitchen with Garland gas stove, Butler’s pantry, spacious formal rooms with volume ceilings,1,500 bottle temperature controlled wine cellar, 60KW diesel generator, Lighted North/South regulation size tennis court, Spectacular covered loggia perfect for entertaining, and a one bedroom guest house perfect for staff or in-laws.

“Exclusive Affiliate of Christe’s Great Estates” www.miamirealestate.com Audrey Ross 305-960-2575

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Plantation Style Estate

Extraordinary Compound

Atlanta, Georgia This extraordinary plantation style estate boasts the finest finishes and details throughout. The unsurpassed kitchen with separate baking kitchen and butler’s pantry is every chef’s dream. The terrace affords a game room, music room, gym, arts and crafts room and Florida room that leads to the picturesque pool. Tennis court, four stall barn, three bedroom guest cottage, green house and three car carriage house perfectly accent the six extremely private acres that make this home so very special. Five bedrooms, five full and two half baths. $4,995,000. Jim Getzinger 404-307-4020 jim@getzingergroup.com / Jared Sapp 404-6687233 jared@getzingergroup.com

Atlanta, Georgia Situated on a hill atop the golf course and on ten private, gated acres, this is a wonderful home and perfect for entertaining. The details are exquisite and the finest features accent this extraordinary home. The guest house has two full bedrooms and the pool house has a stage and full catering kitchen along with a two million dollar professional recording studio. Complete with two pools, multiple outdoor living areas, tennis court, English pub and spa facility, this home really does have it all. The helipad allows for easy access to this incredible property. Eight bedrooms, nine full and three half baths. $9,800,000. Tina Hunsicker 404-931-3944 tinahunsicker@hotmail.com

Picturesque Elegance

Sophisticated Grandeur

Marietta, Georgia This stunning home, built by Marshall Veal, offers complete privacy on 1.75 acres, backing up to the Chattahoochee National Forest. Gorgeous pool, Jacuzzi, fire pit and outdoor kitchen with dining area make this home ideal for entertaining and enjoying the beautiful Atlanta weather. The fabulous terrace level boasts state-of-the-art home theatre with 114’ screen, entertainment rooms, custom bar, gym and a convenient second laundry room. The sumptuous master suite is located ideally on the main level and features French doors opening to beautiful loggia overlooking the pristine pool. Six bedrooms, six full two half baths. $2,000,000. Belinda Reed 404-372-3486 belindareed@ atlantafinehomes.com / Nancy House 404-9246783 nancyhouse@atlantafinehomes.com

Atlanta, Georgia This sophisticated Sandy Springs estate boasts high ceilings, flowing open floor plan and a dramatic interior that is ideal for the discriminating buyer. The coveted master on the main also features his and her baths. State-of-the-art gym, elegant theatre, wine cellar, billiards room, steam shower and dry sauna are all tastefully finished to allow for full at home entertaining. The outdoor cabana overlooks the gleaming pool and putting green. The four car carpeted and heated garage completed this one of a kind dream home. Seven bedrooms, eight full and five half baths. $3,285,000. Wes Vawter 404-974-4302 wes@atlantafinehomes.com

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Entire, Exclusive Peninsula

Gated Tuxedo Park Jewel

Atlanta, Georgia A rare opportunity to own a 22.65 acre private peninsula located on the gorgeous waters of Lake Hartwell on the Georgia side. Spectacular views and unobstructed access to all major areas of the lake make this property truly special. The private setting and totally renovated home are ideal for entertaining. Pavilion and deep water boat dock afford a lake lifestyle that one dreams of. The property is pre-approved for lots and boat slips if more density is desired. The possibilities are truly endless! Four bedrooms, four full and three half baths. $17,500,000. Mickey Dillard 706-353-2333 mickey@atlantafinehomes.com

Atlanta, Georgia Located in the highly desirable Tuxedo Park neighborhood, this home was built circa 1936. Immaculate condition and totally updated, the superior quality and workmanship abound with no detail overlooked. Old world charm with new world conveniences affords a perfect palate for a true art collector’s presentation while also being ideal for entertaining throughout the open floor plan. Complete with lush landscaping and totally private backyard, this home is a jewel in the heart of the city. Five bedrooms, five full and one half bath. $3,749,000. Sam Bayne 404-375-8628 sam@atlantafinehomes.com / Burma Weller 404-735-6666 burma@atlantafinehomes.com

Designer Dream in Vinings

Country Club of the South

Atlanta, Georgia This custom built, French inspired estate home features a Vermont slate roof, cobblestone rive, antique wood beams, antique wood floors, high ceilings, Porte cochere and guest house all on a breathtaking landscaped private lot. The main level master spectacularly opens to the rear patio that boasts a warm fireplace. This special home will satisfy the most discerning buyer. Convenient Vinings location and low Cobb County taxes make this home highly desirable. Four bedrooms, four full and two half baths. $2,390,000. Jud Whitlock 404-713-0796 judwhitlock@atlantafinehomes.com

Atlanta, Georgia The epitome of gracious living, this elegant estate boasts impressive architectural detail and masterful renovations throughout. The grand floating staircase greets as you enter the handcrafted entry doors. Jerusalem stone foyer leads you into the spacious living areas, framed by intricate molding. Five custom mantel fireplaces are highlighted, as is the domed ceiling in the keeping room. Kitchen renovation by Kitchensmith. Grand master suite with spa bath. Expansive terrace level with luxury theater and wine cellar open to pristine lawn and seventh green of the Golf Course. Six bedrooms, six full and one half bath. $2,895,000 Robin Ives 770-870-4009 robinives@atlantafinehomes. com / Maryanne Winchester 678-520-9922 maryanne@atlantafinehomes.com

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1851 Collinsworth Road Palmetto, Georgia Magnificent ca 1850 antebellum two story home on 16.73 acres in Northeast Coweta and is fully restored and furnished. Four bedrooms and two and a half baths, living room with fireplace, formal dining room with fireplace and medallion ceiling, foyer and central hall, den with fireplace and bookshelves, sunroom with tempered glass. Kitchen has fireplace, walnut island with sink, Habersham custom cabinets, natural gas range, trash compactor, dishwasher and refrigerator – all Viking appliances. Great guest cottage with front porch, new HVAC and plumbing, bedroom and bath with granite tub, living room, dining room and kitchen with fireplace and pantry. 7 stall stable with tack room, wash rack and vet rack, half bath plus shower and utility room, outside lighting, round pen and riding pen, fenced pasture, in-ground pool, gazebo, arbor and iron gated entry. $4,000,000 furnished or $3,500,000 unfurnished. MLS# 0300130. Call Chip Barron at 770-301-6843.

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75 East Broad Street

258 Pylant Street

Newnan, Georgia Circa 1905 Victorian two-story, fabulous wraparound front porch, five bedrooms, five baths, living room with fireplace, parlor with fireplace, family room with fireplace, banquet sized dining room, butler’s pantry, sunroom, kitchen with breakfast area, hardwood floors, partial basement, double detached garage and acre lot. A portion of a major motion picture was filmed in the house. Another adjacent lot is available for $250,000 extra. $749,900. MLS# 02908353. Call Chip Barron at 770-301-6843.

Senoia, Georgia Circa 1906 Greek Revival style two-story plus carriage house on 1.48 acres. Four bedrooms, two baths, parlor with fireplace, banquet sized dining room, master on main, granite and stainless kitchen, foyer with staircase, hardwood floors, stained glass, nice trim and convenient location. $475,000. MLS# 03120344. Call Chip Barron at 770-301-6843.

115 Bay Drive

2325 Hwy 54

Newnan, Georgia Lake Redwine, super nice two-story stucco and stone, full basement, five bedrooms, three full and one half baths, foyer, dining room, family room with fireplace, granite kitchen, huge sunroom, laundry, wine cellar, den with fireplace, game room, hobby room, double garage, in-ground pool, screen porch, dock. $637,500. MLS# 03175670. Call Chip Barron at 770-301-6843 or Tom Barron 404-936-7422.

Moreland, Georgia Horse farm, European two-story stucco and stone with full basement on 17.1 acres, fenced pasture, riding ring, five bedrooms, four full and one half baths, foyer, library, formal dining room, family room with fireplace, granite kitchen with island, breakfast area, den, laundry, 2-car garage, 2 barns and more! $630,000. MLS# 03174217. Call Chip Barron at 770-301-6843.

Chip Barron Lindsey’s, Inc. Realtors 14 Jackson Street • Newnan, GA 30263 770-253-6990, Ext. 207 • 770-301-6843 chipb@lindseysrealtors.com • www.lindseysrealtors.com

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Biltmore Forest Asheville, North Carolina Multi-level architectural gem from 1925 honoring traditional details. Glorious great room has rare wormy chestnut panels with an oversized fireplace - very lodge-like. Exquisite Elizabethan plaster ceilings, slate roof, three-tiered crown moldings, wood flooring on all levels. The master has own wing with fireplace and balcony. This home has a lovely terrace for relaxing evenings and abounds with timeless charm. Come and admire! $1,890,000 MLS487283. Call Amy Fleming at 828-231-1112.

Biltmore Forest Asheville, North Carolina Architect George Stowe designed this custom home for casually elegant living. Large rooms, open and flowing set the scene. Octagonal breakfast room bathed in morning light, secluded master adjoins screened porch. Island kitchen with breakfast bar, guest area, study/office with built-ins, separate family bedroom area, work room with sauna on lower level, fenced yard, lovely terrace. $1,995,000 MLS459027. Call Ann Skoglund at 828-273-0277.

Poplar Ridge Asheville, North Carolina Tremendous custom home with generous use of hardwoods, granite and tile. Mountain views from front porch, back screen porch and decks. This home lives large with beautiful vaulted ceilings in grand entry and great room. There is a formal dining room as well as an eat-in kitchen, for more intimate meals. For recreation, enjoy the two bonus rooms and baths, wet bar, family room with woodstove insert plus custom designed in-home theater located on the lower level. All this sits on over 3 acres in a private, gated community. $2,000,000 MLS475391. Call Stephen G. Duncan at 828-777-5718.

Deer Run Estates Asheville, North Carolina You must watch the Youtube video! This is one of the nicest log homes built in North Carolina. This multi-family estate is set in a very private gated community in Buncome/Henderson County. You must see this property to appreciate. Home has its own passive solar system and 28K generator so you can live off the grid. Lovely guest house located above garage. Two homes on this property - sold together. $2,000,000 MLS509541. Call Shawn Anderson at 828-989-5938.

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Merrills Park Asheville, North Carolina Situated on private knoll, surrounded by 91 acres of gorgeous mountain property just minutes to South Asheville. Close to downtown and interstates. This all brick home with open plan has spacious rooms and a well appointed kitchen. This home is perfect for large gatherings or quiet get-togethers with numerous outdoor living areas. This gorgeous mountain retreat awaits you. $2,135,000 MLS485852. Call Sally Baker at 828-691-3991.

Laurel Park Asheville, North Carolina FOR THE DISCERNING BUYER who wants the very best! A very unique, VERY CUSTOM home with incredible views. 52 tons of rocks from Cherokee were used in the building of this home. Entertaining will be a breeze in the gourmet kitchen with premium Maple floors, contemporary yet warm and inviting. $2,300,000 MLS511537. Call Scott Mills at 828-215-8019.

Mills River Asheville, North Carolina 11.73 acres of pure beauty, there is nothing else like this in WNC! It provides security, peaceful living, and privacy! The kitchen is a chef’s dream. This home is the fine art of design; warm, luxurious, comfortable. Crafted to the highest standards; every square foot is finished to perfection and finely appointed throughout. An equestrian property, fenced for horses with breathtaking views of mountain ranges to enjoy on your evening rides. $3,400,000 MLS473841. Call Carol Higdon at 828-775-8553.

Biltmore Park Asheville, North Carolina Custom home for the most sophisticated buyer. This superb site offers dramatic layered views, 125' cascading waterfall, massive stonework and decks - all for your enjoyment. The finest finishes - stone, granite, limestone, marble enhance its interior. Recessed runway lights in driveway, floors from barn of Kentucky Derby winner and soaring gothic windows conspire with the timbered vaulted ceilings to frame the views. IPAD controlled smart house. $3,950,000 MLS480676. Call Ann Skoglund at 828-273-0277.

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Tuscan Elegance Franklin, Tennessee Enjoy panoramic views from your gated Tuscan Estate. Character abounds in the woodwork and in the architectural elements of this masterfully crafted home. Entertaining is amenable both inside and out. A theatre room, wine cellar, wet bar, fitness and billiards rooms are all located in the immense basement. Outdoor Retreat featuring a climate controlled loggia complete with kitchen, fireplace, entertainment center and additional bathroom. The temperature controlled saltwater pool has a cascading water fall and a relaxing hot tub. The private backyard is fenced and is encompassed with a wooded vista. 8 Bedrooms, 8 Full Baths and 2 Half Baths. 1037 Vaughn Crest. $3,750,000. Angela Wright, 615-406-3212

Old World Craftmanship Nashville, Tennessee This stunning town house is perfect for anyone that is looking for upscale, easy-living surrounded by the convenience of this prime location. 200 year-old brick exterior. Antique and refurbished hardwood floors, ten foot ceilings on main level. Cooks kitchen with granite, stainless Thermador appliances and an abundance of cabinetry. Limestone and marble used in kitchen and baths. Coffered ceilings, exposed beams and Italian plaster walls. Master suite has large private bath and dressing area, as well as a reading room. Personal elevator and stairway to all 3 levels. Screened porch. 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths. 133 B Woodmont Boulevard. $850,000. Lawrence Lipman, 615-364-3333

European Rustic Country Estate Tullahoma, Tennessee This home sits on approximately 135 scenic acres. A small piece of Heaven with rolling hills and magnificent scenery. Open spacious living areas, hardwood wide plank ash floors, mahogany trimmed openings, custom poplar doors. Tall, wide openings create an immediate special feel. Sitting room/family room with massive, old stone fireplace. Kitchen with abundance of custom made cabinets. Stainless appliances, random hardwood floor. Master Bedroom is on the main level. Barn and guest house. State-of-the-art facility, standing seam metal roof. Seven stalls. Beautiful tree lined driveway. A true jewel minutes from Tullahoma. 6 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths. 561 C K Troxler. $1,750,000. Lawrence Lipman, 615-364-3333

Extraordinary Lifestyle Nashville, Tennessee Gracious foyer has marble floor and arched openings to living, dining and family room. Elegant dining room features heavy molding, recessed portrait lighting, gracious iron and crystal chandelier, and beautiful custom drapes. Family room features coffered 12’ ceilings, built-in bookcases and fireplace with carved wooden mantle surrounded by black granite. Dream kitchen for culinary talent with breakfast area, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, farmhouse sink, and hardwood floors. A master suite has hardwood floors and wonderful natural light from windows and French doors. Patio offers wonderful outdoor living space with privacy and view of manicured garden area. 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths. 5046 Hill Place Drive. $1,375,000. Lawrence Lipman, 615-364-3333

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Perfectly Nested at the Top of Nashville’s Premier High Rise Nashville, Tennessee This 2,071 square foot space sets on the Adelicia’s 15th floor. As you enter, the space opens to panoramic views of Nashville’s skyline. Espresso colored African Wenge hardwoods span the home’s two living areas, kitchen, and dining area and contrast with the brushed steel framing of the floor to ceiling glass. The kitchen, open and inviting, provides the owner with plentiful Canac cabinets for storage and sparkling stainless GE Profile appliance package. The contemporary fireplace becomes the central feature of the living space and provides ample room for the plasma television installed above. Two master suites each offer private balconies, expansive walk-in closets and spacious baths. 2 bedrooms, 2.5 Baths. 900 20th Avenue South #1511. $915,000. Michelle Maldonado 615-260-4423

Private Retreat Nashville, Tennessee Nestled on 2.93 acres in the picturesque hills of Jocelyn Hollow, this three story retreat provides quiet, comfort and privacy. It has a beautiful eat in kitchen with a multitude of cabinets, tile floor, granite counter tops, and opens to a spacious covered porch. The comfortable living room boasts a built in entertainment center and a see-through fireplace opening to a cozy dining room. The dramatic master suite with raised ceiling is located on the main level. It has recessed lighting, as does the rest of the home, plus a striking crystal chandelier. Large den with wet bar, an oversized laundry room and a two car garage with extra storage complete this amazing 4, 500 square foot home. 5 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath. 6649 Jocelyn Hollow Road. $595,000. Pat Heckman, 615-426-0397

One-of-a-Kind Modern Masterpiece Nashville, Tennessee Truly an artistic masterpiece, this one of a kind estate was designed by internationally acclaimed modern architect, Stephen Kanner. Situated at a high elevation on 2.88 acres in Oak Hill, the white stucco rectangular structure juxtaposes the softness and beauty of the surrounding nature. Floor to ceiling glass front affords remarkable views of downtown Nashville framed perfectly between the trees. Infinity edge pool. Four levels with Elevator. Privacy. 4 Bedrooms, 5 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath. www.917OvertonLea. com . 917 Overton Lea. $2,999,000. Sutton Lipman, 615-438-6149

One of Franklin’s Hidden Treasures Nashville, Tennessee This historic home dates back to 1818 but has been painstakingly refurbished to ensure its natural glory. The foyer of the home has its original open two story stairwell, landing and balcony. Large original banisters are located at each level. The dining room features the original poplar floors, double door closet with built in shelving, floor to ceiling windows with plantation shutters and Mother Theresa Swarowsky Crystal Chandelier truly a formal dining room. The kitchen has been thoroughly remodeled and features state of the art top of the line appliances– a great working kitchen. The living area/parlor features original poplar flooring, floor to ceiling windows with original panes and a working gas fire place - one of the five working fireplaces in the home. 5 Bedrooms, 5 Full Baths. 302 3rd Ave South. $799,900. Chris Mannino, 615-299-7995

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2530 Johnson Road Germantown, Tennessee Surely one of the most charming and lovingly built custom designed homes in our area. This ultra-sophisticated French boasts a formal symmetry and an impressive motor-court outside, and a relaxed “shabby chic” décor inside – oh so inviting. From the slurry mortar brick exterior the two-story entry with a curved double stairwell and massive railings, the antique pine floors, limestone columns and fireplaces to the hand built cabinetry by Kerns-Wilcheck, and rich hand finished walls character abounds. Located on 2 acres with a larger formal pool on blue-stone decking, and with a tennis court it is in “THE” recognized Estate-district of Germantown. $2,195,000

522 Valleybrook Memphis, Tennessee A most authentic “ole world” English Tudor designed by Millard an Stevens and constructed to their detailed specifications. From the rusticated herringbone brick with wood-beam inlaid “half timbers” to the handcrafter stonework and arched entry, the effect is absolutely charming. Set amongst old oak trees, accented with an appropriate limestone gravel driveway and a cedar-shake roof, the pure design concept is upheld. The grand living room has truse beams, herringbone brick floors, and a massive stone fireplace with a limestone mantel. Reclaimed pine floors carry the theme. Located near the private Racquet Club, extensive shopping, theatre and restaurants, yet in a quiet walkable neighborhood, the area is ideal. Character abounds! $1,675,000

10628 Raleigh LaGrange Eads, Tennessee Eads, the Gray’s Creek Preservation Area, is THE largest estate section of all of Shelby County – fine and grand homes and parcels are all around. A PRICE OPPORTUNITY presents itself on this “for sale” construction now owned by a bank. Originally priced over $1,500.000 it is an outstanding value for the approximate 7,800 feet on 4 acres+/-. English Manor in style and designed by Carson Looney the block stone and old-world brick exterior present a handsome façade. Terrific family space with 6 bedrooms and 7 full and 2 half baths, plus a separate stairwell to a “nanny” suite, every need is fulfilled. Fine material throughout complete the package in the areas best value in several years. $985,000

662 S. Willett Memphis, Tennessee The height of understated sophistication. Timeless and artful finishes are found in the authentic “hard coat” stucco. Gracious formal rooms, a marble gallery, a grand master suite, and a dynamic kitchen and keeping room all wrap around a private, formal focal pool and arbor. A separate guest suite or pool house and gated entry complete this refined offering in the HISTORIC CENTRAL GARDENS community of Midtown Memphis. $789,000

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• LeManoir Aux Quat Saisons Tulsa, Oklahoma This fabulous French Chateau may be purchased fully furnished with imported European antiques. This includes a Steinway piano from the 1898 World’s Fair, a baby lamb wool rug, an investment-grade crystal chandelier, fabulous fountains and sculptures. The entry chandelier was from a Cannes hotel and the fireplace mantel is from Europe and is over 300 years old. The Grand Salon is 46 x 23 with a 16' ceiling. Authentic fabric panels adorn the walls. White oak and marble floors are in the entry hall. Oil painted frescoes are in laid in mahogany ceiling panels. The moldings are painted with 24-karat gold leaf. The hardware is spectacular. Unparalleled European luxury throughout. This museum quality home took over eight years to build. There are approximately 20,000 square feet on four wooded, lavishly landscaped, gated acres. $12,000,000. Laura Hawkins 918-260-7885 laurahawkins@tulsarealtors.com

Contemporary Masterpiece Tulsa, Oklahoma Fresh contemporary design with a large private yard in the prestigious Philbrook area. Antique copper doors greet you from the motor court. A fountain and waterfall complete the entry. Inside the home are gracious formals with tall ceilings. A cozy study and fireplace and newly remodeled granite kitchen. There is a large indoor pool area with a retractable roof. On the opposite end of the pool is a full apartment. In this beautiful second home/living space is a large living area, fully equipped kitchen, full bath with a sauna and a separate outside entrance. The home sits back from the street to allow for plenty of privacy for this estate home. $1,395,000. Laura Hawkins 918-260-7885 laurahawkins@tulsarealtors.com

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Garnett Avenue Tulsa, Oklahoma A bit of Georgian countryside in Tulsa. This gracious southern-inspired home sits on five acres fully fenced with wrought iron. Through the front gate is a pond and a fountain. A marble front entryway sets the stage for the formal living areas. Crown moldings layers thick adorn these rooms. Sweeping balconies offer spectacular views. There is a salt water pool with fountains in the back. $1,350,000. Laura Hawkins 918-2607885 laurahawkins@tulsarealtors.com

The Ritz-Carlton Aspen, Colorado Own a multimillion dollar condominium for only $300,000. This is a 1/12 interest in a three bedroom, three and one half bath home overlooking the Maroon Bells with ski-in/ski-out access to the Highlands. Décor and furnishings of the highest quality. Heated Italian marble bath floors, granite kitchen completely equipped. Ritz-Carlton provides ground transportation. Pool, hot tub and fitness center. Discounts at Ritz hotels and reciprocal club use available. New Year’s week available 2011/2012. Four weeks are secured. Property can be used indefinitely on a space available basis. Laura Hawkins 918260-7885 laurahawkins@tulsarealtors.com

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A Masterpiece of Craftsmanship

50 Acre Equestrian Estate

Covington, Louisiana Warm colors and light greet you upon entering this elegant home fully equipped for luxury living. Large, custom kitchen, 16' x 20.6', has two dishwashers, a gorgeous gas range with pot filler side panels, and double stacked cabinets with pull out spice storage. There are two private offices, one up and one down, luxurious and spacious master bath and double garage with customized storage and sink. Whole house generator and three separate TV surround systems. $1,149,000 MLS 896313 Delores Dalon Latter & Blum Inc./Realtors® 800-428-8294

Covington, Louisiana A remarkable property situated on rolling land and scenic open pastures. Just minutes from shops and dining but a world apart, and will delight the discriminating horse enthusiast. The main house features four bedrooms, an open floor plan with soaring ceilings, built-ins, custom kitchen and a temperature controlled walk-in wine cellar. The French doors lead to pool, spa and patio. First class horse facility is turn-key. Lighted arena with pastures and paddocks fenced. Six stall barn with tack room, workshop and apartment. Store your equipment in additional outbuilding. Louisiana horse country at its best! $1,600,000 MLS 897406 Louise Brady LATTER & BLUM, Inc./Realtors® 800-428-8294

Convenient to the Lake and City Park

Beautiful, French Quarter Creole Cottage

New Orleans, Louisiana Modern and spacious home sits on oversized corner lot. It has formal living and dining rooms with a light and bright kitchen with island, and an informal dining area that opens to the family room. There are six bedrooms, with the master bedroom and office down, four full and two half baths. More amenities include recessed lighting throughout the home, ceiling fans, hydro tub, wood fireplace, intercom and large double garage. MLS 900645 Maureen Matthews Songer LATTER & BLUM Inc./Realtors® 800-428-8294

New Orleans, Louisiana One-of-a-kind! Built approximately 200 years ago, yet totally updated and ready to move into! Rich architectural details throughout, 12' ceilings, hardwood floors, marble floors in foyer and den, exquisite murals done by local artists, top-of-the-line gourmet kitchen and gorgeous dining room, perfect for entertaining! Home features four bedrooms, three full baths and 3,280 square feet of living space. Spectacular secluded courtyard, lushly landscaped with heated pool, pond and cabana. $1,200,000 MLS 901105 John Kendall Richardson, Selena Carey Latter & Blum Inc./Realtors® 800-428-8294

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Madisonville, Louisiana Fabulous location on 3.5 acres with a private marina near by on the Tchefuncte River. This home gives you the luxury of a great floor plan, theatre room, backyard with an exquisite pool and pool house, outdoor kitchen, 4-car garage and room for all kinds of entertaining. $1,650,000 MLS 897575 Jennifer Rice and team, Laura Miles, and Alice McNeely Latter & Blum Inc./Realtors® 800-428-8294

Hammond, Louisiana One-of-a-kind home with a master suite like none other, four fireplaces throughout, gourmet kitchen, formal dining area, three bedrooms upstairs with large suite/playroom. Outdoor features; waterfall, gunite pool, private courtyard and much more. $1,195,000 MLS 899888 Stevie Mack and team, Bob Mack, Charlotte Bordelon, Danielle Fournier LATTER & BLUM Inc./ Realtors® 800-428-8294

Truly a Custom Designed Home

Gorgeous Estate Nestled in Private Setting

Port Allen, Louisiana Inside this custom home, conveniently located to downtown Baton Rouge, you will find the custom features of crown molding, woodwork, cabinetry and stained/textured glass. Amenities include a gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances and island, Brazilian Cherry wood flooring and ceramic tile throughout, two master suites, one upstairs with balcony and one down. There are five fireplaces which add to the serenity of the home. There is also a 3-car garage plus additional parking and a natural gas generator. The patio with fountain serves as a perfect place to begin or end your day. Total square footage is 7,124. $599,000 B1115288 Bonnie Jones, CJ Brown Realtors® 800-428-8294

Greenwell Springs, Louisiana Wonderful, Energy Efficient home with quality construction sits on 4.75 acres. The main house has wrap around porch, oversized rooms, 12' ceilings, ceramic tile flooring and crown molding throughout. Kitchen has all commercial grade appliances and a beautiful solid granite center island with double stainless steel sinks. Wonderful master suite, with bath that has oversized walk-in shower and rain shower head with other jets surrounding. Guest house has two car carport and garage. There is also a workshop with two garage ports and an additional building used as a game house, security and intercom systems, plus a full house natural gas generator. $875,000 MLS B1116969 Teri Cowart C.J. Brown® 800-428-8294

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Falls County Rancher’s Dream WACO AREA, TEXAS Nestled on 1,664 +/- acres, this exquisite estate features a 7,300 square foot custom main home overlooking a 15 +/- acre lake and sparkling pool. A cooking cabana and 700 square foot cantina game room boarders the pool. The rustic yet chic 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom main home features a gourmet kitchen, luxurious master suite, 3.5 car garage, exercise room and safe room. The ranch also features 4 guest houses, highly improved pastures and top-notch cattle and horse facilities. The estate is located just 1 hour and a half drive from Austin or Dallas international airports or 20 min. from Waco Regional Airport. Majestic Oak trees, abundant wildlife and live water adorn this one-of-a-kind estate. Whether you are looking for a weekend retreat or full-time residence this showplace provides country living at its finest. Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

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Texas Hill Country Guadalupe River Ranch COMFORT, TEXAS The majestic Guadalupe River borders approximately one mile of this amazing multi-use ranch located only 50 miles Northwest of San Antonio. The sprawling estate includes a luxurious main home with 7 bedrooms/7.5 bathrooms, a 3 bedroom/3 bathroom renovated farmhouse, 4 cottages, equestrian center, conference center, art studio, private office and a full service restaurant. 1,700 grapevines, 50 olive trees and irrigated pastures adorn the estate. Whether your dreams are of owning a working ranch, family gathering retreat, or special events resort, the magic of this estate will work for its success. Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

Olmos Park SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS Find this fabulous .77 +/- acre gated estate in desirable Olmos Park. Just under 7,000 sq. ft. the traditional style home is nestled under a canopy of majestic oaks and features 3 bedrooms, 4 full baths and 1 half bath. Luxurious splendor graciously appoints this home which includes a gourmet kitchen, 2 living areas, a formal dining room and a spectacular master suite. Poolside, the private cabana provides for utmost relaxation coupled with endless possibilities for entertaining. Lush landscaping adorn the manicured lawns and offer ultimate privacy. $3,000,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

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Alamo Heights SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS Meticulous in design, workmanship and quiet artistic simplicity, this luxurious Alamo Heights home is a must see. Walking along the wide entry with broad windows and lustrous walls, the gallery continues through the center of the house separating views of the pool, patio and gardens from various rooms of the house. Epicurean luxury embraces artful design in a kitchen with SubZero, Dacor, KitchenAid, Miele appliances and a Franke stainless sink. Outside, 1 +/- acre of lush grounds await through a backyard haven with a deluxe covered patio and tropical landscaping surrounding a sparkling pool. $1,500,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

Hill Country Contemporary Home FREDERICKSBURG, TEXAS This amazingly unique and modern home has been converted into a family residence from a historic school house and teacher’s residence. The limestone structures have been extended and now include a vast living area totaling 5,000 +/- square feet on 15 +/acres. The intricately designed Hill Country contemporary home includes an open kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, master suite, screened porch with a fireplace and pizza oven, vegetable garden, private yoga studio and a long rectilinear pool with a Vegas deck. $2,300,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

Alamo Heights SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

Savor the incredible view of downtown San Antonio from this 9th floor luxurious condo. Designed by Fred Forrest, the exceptional property comes with highly lacquered walls, fabulous lighting, tinted windows, tile flooring from France, Belgium tile counter tops and Viking stove. It also boasts a large master bedroom suite with a library, study and dressing area in bath and a huge closet. The guest bedroom is stunning and features a marble bath. Come and be impressed by this stunning city condo. $1,285,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

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Terrell Hills SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS This great home sits on a quiet street with virtually no through traffic. The front yard is accented by 2 of the largest Chinquapin Oaks in the city. The backyard is a cool oasis with a sports pool and expansive deck. The living spaces are functional without being too large, and have a great flow to the kitchen and living areas. All of the bedrooms have built-ins and sizeable windows offering abundant natural light. A playroom and special “seasonal” storage room with dual offices are an addition to this residence. The home also features a 710 square foot guest quarters which is divided into 2 spaces, and each space has a full bath. $765,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

Downtown SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS This amazing commercial investment opportunity is located in Market Square downtown San Antonio which is a strong tourist attraction and complements the Riverwalk, Main Plaza and Alamo Plaza. Significant is to note the long-established presence of Mi Tierra and La Margarita restaurants which anchor the Market Square as well as the retail venues. It is conveniently accessed from IH-35 and IH-10. Traffic count from IH-10 is 180,000 vehicles per day. The historic Market Square has 4 million visitors annually. This property is an integral part of the downtown area of San Antonio. $2,000,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

The Reserve COMFORT, TEXAS This magnificent home features stunning views of the Texas Hill Country! Custom built with impeccable detail by Buffalo Homes, Inc., the home was showcased in the Fall 2005 Hill Country Parade of Homes. Sitting on over 12 +/- acres, enjoy privacy and relaxation in this beautiful gated community. The open chef’s kitchen includes a Dacor 6 burner gas stove, knotty Alderwood cabinetry and a truly amazing butler’s pantry. Enjoy the outdoor kitchen and incredible “vanishing” doors in the breakfast area and family room which invite you outside to the resort-like backyard for delightful entertaining. $1,695,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

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True Horseman’s Paradise NEW BRAUNFELS, TEXAS Enjoy gorgeous views in this striking Texas 2 story home which boasts 4 bedrooms, 3 and a half baths and is situated on 17+/- Ag exempt acres. A wrap around covered front porch makes this home easy for entertaining. Gleaming hardwood and tile floors, high ceilings and a stone fireplace accent the open floor plan. The fabulous island kitchen features custom wood cabinetry and a walk-in pantry which opens to a large eating area that overlooks the lush backyard. Enjoy the privacy of the downstairs master with a lovely sitting room, walk-in closet and spa bath which includes dual vanities, a whirlpool tub and separate shower. The property also features a magnificent barn, arena and horse facility. $895,000 Rick Kuper 210.240.8282

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Piney Point village H o u s To N | T e x a s Exquisite home on 1.14+ acre (per HCAD) wooded property, with downstairs master, 2nd bedroom down, banquet dining, den, study, 2 wet bars, theatre seating for 12, billiard room, quarters and pool. $2,795,000 Sarah Lee Marks 713.341.1608 | C: 713.252.0058 sarahlee@heritagetexas.com

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highland village Mid lane H o u s To N | T e x a s New Construction 4-5/3.5/2 with front enclosed courtyard, open floor plan, travertine floors, island kitchen, granite countertops, 3-story staircase, study with wet bar and media room/5th bedroom option, elevator shaft, storage. $1,090,000 Amanda Walsh 281.679.0101 | C: 281.451.8107 amanda@heritagetexas.com

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13507 Moyenne Place Galveston, Texas Custom canal home, located in prestigous Laffite’s Cove on Galveston Island. Home features over 4,600 square feet with four bedrooms, three full and two half baths. Canal culde-sac location offers Southern views down canal and Bay Views to the North. Oak wood finishes and flooring. Travertine flooring in wet areas. Professional grade appliances. Wet bar with wine cooler down. Dry bar with frige upstairs. Three master suites. Phone with paging system, elevator, central dehumidifier, screened patio and electric storm shutters are just a few of the features in this fabulous home! Call today for a private viewing!

3414 Eckert Drive Galveston, Texas Everything you could ever want and more! This waterfront home features four bedrooms, four and one half baths in 2,850 square feet. Soaring ceilings in the living area with loads of windows for natural light. Chef’s kitchen with two islands, double ovens, stainless appliances. Each bedroom has own bath. Master bedroom on each level. Indoor/outdoor sound system. Spacious deck and gazebo over boat house. Two outdoor kitchens with burners, grills and warming drawers. Downstairs oasis with heated beach entry swimming pool and swim jets, boat and jet ski lifts. Sprinkler and mosquito control system, natural gas lights, electric shutters. An island paradise!

922 Long Reach Tiki Island, Texas Elegant custom built canal front home on Tiki Island. This four bedroom, three and one half bath home has 3,138 square feet and many wonderful features. Soaring 20 foot ceilings in living area and a wall of windows bringing the amazing water views indoors! Built-ins and gas log fireplace. Large island kitchen with beautiful cabinetry, granite counters, top of the line appliances, wet bar with extra fridge. Swarovski crystal chandelier in dining. Hickory plank floors in living, kitchen and entry. Large master suite on first floor. Interior balcony on second level. Elevator to all levels. Expansive covered and uncovered decks for enjoying the Tiki Island life!

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3639 Cove Lane Galveston, Texas Beautiful Lafitte’s Cove canal front home on almost a 1/2 acre lot. Lot is situated at the intersection of 2 canals, beautiful views of Bay and canals. Home features four bedrooms, three and one half baths in 2,488 square feet. Screened porches on ground and main levels of the home. Open concept living area with high ceilings and views. Wood floors on main level, carpet in upstairs Master Suite. Kitchen has granite counters, custom cabinetry, stainless appliances. Upstairs master suite is over 600 square feet. Large deck and gazebo over boat house are perfect for entertaining. A coastal canal classic!

8913 Lewis Lane Galveston, Texas Your own private retreat on Laguna de Oro with 2,563 square feet. Beautiful craftsmanship in this four bedroom, two and one half bath waterfront home. Wood paneled living area with pine floors, stone fireplace with mesquite log mantel, mesquite bar top on wet bar. Kitchen features corian counters, walk in pantry. Large utility room. Downstairs has interior access to main level. Master bedroom down with master bath and access to north deck with hot tub and excellent bay views. Three bedrooms up. Entertainment area down with fridge, microwave. Ponds, hot tub and lush landscaping. A true Oasis!

4202 Swashbuckle Pirate’s Beach West/Galveston, Texas Coastal living at its best! This beachside home features four bedrooms, three and one half baths in 2,740 square feet. Relax and enjoy the Southerly breezes from the many covered and uncovered decks overlooking the ocean! Built in 2000, this home has many amenities and upgrades including impact windows, metal roof, Hardy siding, zoned air, tackle room and yard with complete sprinkler system. An additional game room and bedroom were added on ground floor to makes this home a complete coastal retreat! Lot to South and boat available for sale. Just steps from the beach and ready for summertime enjoyment! MLS #28656614.

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Listeners Hill Austin, Texas Unique private gated 7 acre estate. Main house offers four bedrooms, three full and one half baths and gourmet kitchen complete with three guest houses. Entertainment annex has kitchen, dining, exercise/dance studio, bar area, media room and art room. A state of the art recording studio with mezzanine closet, kitchen, control room and rehearsal room is included. Five stall stable, riding arena and jogging trail. Pool area has a patio with fireplace and outdoor living. Must see grounds and the famous Hill Country views. Offered for $5,995,000. Please call Michele Turnquist at 512-431-1121 for a private showing.

Lake Austin Waterfront

Spanish Oaks

Austin, Texas Largest 5-star rated green-built home in Austin on a canal with approximately 8,000 square feet, five bedrooms, five baths, two half baths, five living areas, chef’s kitchen, media/billiards/gameroom with 100" video projection screen and wet bar. Alder, mahogany and maple woods throughout, large outdoor living space with kitchen, pool and spa with water features, detached guest casita. 1-stall boat dock with electric hoists, 4-car garage, designed by Bill Harrison, and only a few minutes from downtown. Please call Michele Turnquist at 512-431-1121 for a private showing.

Austin, Texas Stunning brand new construction in Spanish Oaks. Nearly 3/4 acre with sweeping views of hill country. Brazillian mahogany wood floors, master bath with his/her vanities, fireplace. Laundry center and master closet with built-ins. Kitchen has 48-inch Wolf range and 42-inch Sub-Zero refrigerator, Kitchen Aid pro-series trash compactor, additional oven and microwave, dual dishwashers. Home theater with surround sound, Creston/Prodigy touch panel home entertainment system. Nearly 2,000 square feet of covered outdoor patio living/dining. Offered for $2,249,000. Please call Michele Turnquist at 512-431-1121 for a private showing.

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Lake Austin Waterfront

Mediterranean Elegance

Austin, Texas Great value for newer construction on Lake Austin with 60+ feet of lake frontage, 1-stall covered boat dock with jet ski launch. This soft contemporary home, built in 2004, offers approximately 3,300 square feet, four bedrooms, three full baths, one half bath, a gourmet kitchen with commercial appliances, study, great architectural features - stained concrete floors, stone surfaces, designer fixture and open floor plan. Other features include an awesome game/exercise room, an abundance of outdoor living and four-car garage. Offered for $1,249,000.Elite 25sm

Austin, Texas Built in 2009 by Sierra Custom Homes, this lovely one-story is situated on over half an acre in a prestigious and gated golf course community. Numerous exquisite features include a gourmet kitchen with commercial appliances, hardwood floors, custom millwork & cabinetry throughout, Travertine floors and granite counters, spacious master suite with sitting room, media/game room, office and large outdoor living & kitchen with fireplace, pool & spa. Offered for $1,195,000.Elite 25sm

Lake Austin Waterfront Austin, Texas Gorgeous Lake Austin waterfront with approximately 220’ of frontage, two-stall boat dock w/ two jet ski launches & party deck. Amazing two-level pool with water falls, two slides, multiple swim-up bars, grottos, and spectacular outdoor entertaining space with commercial kitchen. Main house offers four bedrooms, four full baths, three half baths, six living, gourmet kitchen, tow game rooms, media room, wet bar, office, exercise room, master suite with spa bath & private patio with hot tub, two-car garage. A 1,100-square foot guest house offers an additional two bedrooms, one and a half baths, and 1000-square foot, air-conditioned three-car garage. Air-conditioned 2500 sqft storage building, perfect for car enthusiasts. An extraordinarily unique property, located in a private and gated community of only four homes, surrounded by a 350-acre nature preserve. Offered for $4,995,000.Elite 25sm

Kathryn Scarborough Bechtol 512-970-1355 Turnquist Partners Realtors, Inc. Austin, TX www.turnquistpartners.com

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Lake Travis Chateau Austin, Texas This Stunning Old World Inspired, Tuscan Home was completed in 2007. Timeless in design with incredible craftsmanship, built to last an eternity. Located on a private gated water front street, within the elegant Lake Travis community of Rough Hollow. Peaceful, with family in mind. This 8,000 sq/ft. estate home, has a floor plan perfect for entertaining family and friends. Views from nearly every room, of the Texas hill country and Lake Travis coves. For the boater, this home comes with rights to a 30’ boat slip and 2 jet ski docks, walking distance to the home. The interior finish out is of superior quality to include; Mesquite and Travertine floors, custom mosaic artistry, hand painted murals, beamed ceilings, stone archways, Portella wood interior crown, Maxwell custom closets, slurred Texas limestone, granite, quatrz and marble throughout. Knotty Alder, faux glazed cabinets, hand trowelled walls and venetian plaster. The outdoor upper and lower verandah provide 2 kitchens, fire place, pool bath, spa and infinity edge pool. The stone firepit and walkway to the basin, give a true Texas charm! For the active family, game room, exercise room, theater room and a wine tasting area w/ chilled storage, provide an elegant appeal. The community offers exemplary schools, tennis, hiking & biking. A gourmet restaurant with pool & pavilion and award winning Marina, all within minutes. Visit: www.36WaterFront.com or contact Paula Pierce- Info@TexasLuxeLiving.com.

7 Acre Waterfront Equestrian Estate Austin, TEXAS Imagine a Magnificent Mountain Style home, situated on a pristine Texas Hill Country lakeshore point, with over seven acres of century old oak trees and over 2,000 feet of shoreline. This is not just any lake but Lake Travis, with scape that resembles the Riviera and a color that is as blue as the Pacific. This estate is all about outdoor living from horses to yachts, fishing or just kicking. Additionally, it is within the Resort Style Community called The Reserve at Lake Travis, providing first class amenities to include, award winning, large craft, Concierge Marina, Lazy River Pool, Bar & Grill, Lakeside Country Club, Equestrian Center with lighted arena and Tennis Courts. Within minutes award winning golf courses, wineries, shopping, the New Formula 1 USA Track (first race in fall of 2012). For the music lover, downtown Austin a short commute, with five star restaurants and the world famous Austin City Limits. Relaxed living Texas Style with a touch of luxury, is what this estate is all about. Kick back in Bermudas and flip flops or dress up for a night on the town! Two private airports within minutes or chopper in right to your back door, easy in and easy out for the traveler. This Lake Mansion is approximately 7,612 heated square feet and an additional 3,900+ feet of patio and balconies overlooking Lake Travis. The Estate includes, barn, corral, private dock with 2 covered slips, helipad. Located on a cul-de-sac, within a gated private club community. Visit www.ValentinoCove.com or contact Paula- info@TexasLuxeLiving.com. Paula Jo Pierce 727-599-3111

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Hilltop Ranch in Brown County, Texas Brown County, Texas Hilltop ranch on 245 acres with panoramic views from the custom built, quality constructed seven year old home. The property includes 60 acres of improved grasses and the remainder in native pasture. The entire 245 acres are completely fenced and there is cross fencing for range management, horse paddocks with sheds, and three stocked fishing ponds. The ranch has been operated carefully, with proper range management and no over grazing by livestock or over hunting allowed. There is bountiful wildlife including deer, turkey and quail. 4,536 square foot custom built home with three bedrooms, three full baths and two half baths. Hand scraped Vintage wood floors, custom cabinets built on-site, granite countertops, city water for the house; well and water pumped from the tank for irrigation--Barn/workshop with half bath. 100% mineral rights convey. Agricultural exemption in place. $1,699,000. For a private showing of this Texas ranch property, contact Mona Crum, 512-426-1341.

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• FREDERICKSBURG, TX ESTATE – 18+ ACRES This one of a kind Estate is located just 5 minutes from historic downtown Fredericksburg, Texas. This divine estate sits on 18± acres that are immaculately maintained. This is truly one of the finest homes to be built in the Fredericksburg area. The main residence consists of 6800± square feet with additional large covered patios. A beautiful pool located in the back yard sits next to a wonderfully designed outdoor cooking area. Brazilian cherry hard wood floors and tumbled travertine flow through the home. Custom windows and Doors constructed of Cantera with copper inlays help to set this home apart from any other in the area. A large kitchen complete with the best available appliances is centrally located in the home.

LLANO, TEXAS – 575 ACRES WITHOUT A DOUBT THE BEST RANCH IN TEXAS! The finest highly improved ranch in Texas currently on the market today! This masterpiece is better than any Five-Star Resort! The lodging and the entertainment facilities are absolutely the best you will find in Texas! ONE OF THE BEST HUNTING RANCHES IN TEXAS WITH WORLD CLASS WHITETAIL AND AXIS DEER! The main complex of buildings and structures sits on approximately 7 acres and are perched on a hill with breathtaking views for approximately 40 miles. They include one of the finest custom built lodges in Texas, one of the best guest houses ever experienced, an amazing owner’s house, and an unbelievable two lane bowling alley!

CLEBURNE, TEXAS – BOSQUE COUNTY Ranch consists of 3524.05 acres and is a working livestock and wildlife ranch. Located just south of the Brazos River, fronting on three county roads allows for good access to all parts of the Ranch. Rolling fields with lush native grasses slope to high hill tops mixed with live oaks and Juniper describe the terrain diversity of this ranch. Flowing Creek with waterfalls (under normal rainfall conditions), 18 Acre Lake, one smaller lake, and numerous other tanks on the ranch. There are 7 water wells, 2 in the Trinity that are used to pipe water to various locations on the ranch. This ranch is highly improved with the main ranch house being 5200± sqft. with spectacular views. This is a turn-key ranch ready to go with all equipment negotiable; seller will convey 25% of the minerals.

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HUNT, TEXAS – 556 ACRES This ranch has over a mile of the headwaters of the Guadalupe River along with Flat Rock Creek. The ranch has some of the first set of springs that start the Guadalupe River on its way to the ocean. Gorgeous water! The incredible improvements total over 16,000 SF. The historic rock lodge sprawls out on the countryside and overlooks the river. There is a 32 stall vintage horse barn, another 12 stall barn, arena, cabins and much more. This peaceful setting is located near the famous camps of Hunt such as Waldemar, Camp Stewart, Camp Honey Creek and MO Ranch.


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KERRVILLE, TEXAS – TUSCAN ESTATE This Comanche Trace estate sits on 1.49 acres of incredible Hill Country views! The 6400SF, five bedroom, 6+bath home, is absolutely gorgeous. There is a stunning gourmet kitchen, travertine floors throughout, three fireplaces, the walls all have custom finishes, coffered or barrel ceilings, central vac system, outdoor cabana at pool, game room/guest suite, four car garage, beautifully landscaped grounds and much more. This is a gorgeous home in a great location that you need to see!

FREDERICKSBURG, TEXAS – THE ENCHANTED ROCK ESTATE Set amid the wild granite landscape between Llano and Fredericksburg Texas is best described as a small private magical village. Once on the property you can’t help but meander around in fascination as you take in the architectural wonderments that create a fantasy like environment amid the beauty of the unique landscape. The architectural flavors of Italy, Spain, Mexico, and Texas have been blended on this property creating a once in a lifetime work of art. Domed and arched brick immense rooms, halls and tunnels will raise the question “How in the world did they do that?!” You get a sense of being in the great halls of a castle. Underground tunnels where arched brick ceilings bend and curve, leading to a variety of secret destinations. Spacious courtyards contain mature trees, water gardens, fountains, flora and fauna. Sculpted concrete roads take you from one villa to the next. Wine bottle windows project colored light in the many guest accommodations. Mosaic tile artwork adorns the floor of the covered veranda overlooking Enchanted Rock State Park and the surrounding countryside. There is nothing else like it. This is an opportunity to own something truly unique and wonderful.

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MEDINA, TEXAS – MEDINA RIVER Ranch is a hill country treasure! 1100 acres with two sides lined by water! There is approximately 11,000 feet of the Medina River and over 7500 feet of Wallace Creek. The main home was originally built in the 1940’s. It’s timeless appeal with updated amenities combine into an extraordinary estate. The compound includes the main home with kids’ wing and is a total of 9200± SF. There are six native stone fireplaces, inviting country kitchen, native woods throughout, tile and wood floors, pool, and ample lounging areas. The exterior of the home is native river stone with a Spanish tile roof.

KERRVILLE, TEXAS – 236 ACRES If you are looking for superior horse facilities, this is the place. This immaculate 20,000-square-foot barn has 30 stalls, vet lab, his/her lockers with showers, offices, upstairs guest quarters and upstairs ball-room with a great view of the arena. There is also a large indoor arena, indoor and out-door round pens, indoor and outdoor walkers, outdoor pens and stalls and more. All of the hills surrounding the improvements and 13-acre lake on the ranch provide the utmost privacy. The entire ranch is game-fenced and separated into numerous pastures. Thistlewood Farms would make an excellent horse ranch/guest ranch with three homes for housing guests or workers. This superb facility has 236 acres and is located on FM 783, just minutes out of Kerrville.

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• HEBBRONVILLE, TEXAS – JIM HOGG COUNTY – 1462 ACRES Great quail hunting and whitetail deer ranch, good native brush, high fenced on 3 sides, 3700 SF rock/cedar home, views, guest house, 5 earthen tanks.

JOHNSON CITY, TEXAS – BLANCO COUNTY – 3600 ACRES Two charming rock homes, 2.5 miles of Cypress Creek running through the property, numerous springs, rock bottom creek bed to sections with towering cypress trees, low-fenced, abundant wildlife.

KERRVILLE, TEXAS – KERR COUNTY This Comanche Trace estate sits on 1.49 acres of incredible Hill Country views! The 6400SF, five bedroom, 6+bath home, is absolutely gorgeous. There is a stunning gourmet kitchen; travertine floors throughout; three fireplaces; the walls all have custom finishes; coffered and barrel ceilings; central vac system; outdoor cabana at pool; game room/guest suite; four car garage; beautifully landscaped grounds and much more. This is a gorgeous home in a great location that you need to see!

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JUNCTION, TEXAS – KIMBLE COUNTY – 357.77 ACRES 4,000+/- feet of both sides of live spring fed Sycamore Creek with 3 dams, fantastic views, 80% cedar cleared, custom built hill country stone home, 40’ x 50’ metal barn with 12 foot overhangs with electricity and water with adjoining working pens and loading shoot for cattle, three nice cabins, this is a highly desirable turnkey package.


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830-257-8881 www.TexasLandMen.com FREDERICKSBURG, TEXAS – GILLESPIE COUNTY – 40 ACRES Set amid the wild granite landscape between Llano and Fredericksburg Texas is a small private magical village. Meander around in fascination as you take in the architectural wonderments that create a fantasy like environment amid the beauty of the unique landscape. The architectural flavors of Italy, Spain, Mexico, and Texas blend on this property creating a once in a lifetime work of art.

RICHARDS, TEXAS – GRIMES COUNTY – 1,159 ACRES Easy 45 minute commute from The Woodlands 4 bedroom, 5 ½ bathroom home, with wraparound porch, surrounded by giant pine trees. Improved Bermuda grass and Alicia grass and winter rye grass pastures, 26 ponds, two wellbuilt cattle working facilities, 3 barns, and 3 water wells. Lake Creek flows through the southern portion of the ranch. Property can be purchased as a whole or subdivided into two tracts.

BRACKETTVILLE, TEXAS – KINNEY COUNTY – 4661 ACRES Over 1 mile of live gushing water on Montell Creek with some of the head water springs located on this ranch, nice cement dam on the creek backs up a beautiful crystal clear lake up to 6-7 feet deep for fishing and swimming. Fantastic views, 2 caves, huge Indian mounds, 2,000 SF home nestled in a valley with a waterfall just outside the back deck, 2 small guest houses, a foreman’s house and barn.

MEDINA, TEXAS – BANDERA COUNTY – 500 ACRES Located in the picturesque Texas Hill Country, this spectacular 500 acres offers both live water and beautiful views. A historic looking home, constructed from rock and timber and a newly constructed road system help to complete the property. Large rock bluffs and wonderful high country complete the landscape. This property is special with live water and awesome views.

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COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS – BURLESON COUNTY – 1026 ACRES 20 miles SE of College Station, native woodland habitat and improved Coastal Bermuda fields, two creeks flow through the ranch, 6,500 +/- SF rock home, rock dog kennels, rock horse barn with of 8 horse stalls, lighted roping arena, 550 acre pasture is deer proof fenced and has had genetically superior White-tailed Deer.

SABINAL, TEXAS – UVALDE COUNTY – 2309 ACRES Fantastic Ranch! This unique ranch has everything the hill country offers. Great water with over 1.2 miles of live creek and Sabinal river, huge wide valleys, steep mountains, loaded with exotics and native game, four houses, 3000 ft airstrip, horse stables, huge Indian mounds, fantastic roads over the entire ranch. This is one of the finest large ranches available.

FREDERICKSBURG, TEXAS – GILLESPIE COUNTY – 234 ACRES The ranch features approximately 2700 ft. of Bear Creek with several dams that create crystal clear lakes. A custom-built waterfall is directly in front of the back porch of the native stone 2 Bed 2 Bath home. Main house was built in 2006 and overlooks a lake with great landscaping. The Property also includes a 2 Story limestone rock house built in the late 1800’s that would make an incredible restoration project. Many good roads throughout the property allow for easy management of the wildlife, exotics, or livestock.

HUNT, TEXAS – KERR COUNTY – 556 ACRES This ranch has over a mile of the headwaters of the Guadalupe River along with Flat Rock Creek. The ranch has some of the first set of springs that start the Guadalupe River on its way to the ocean. Gorgeous water! The incredible improvements total over 16,000 SF. The historic rock lodge sprawls out on the countryside and overlooks the river. There is a 32 stall vintage horse barn, another 12 stall barn, arena, cabins and much more. This peaceful setting is located near the famous camps of Hunt such as Waldemar, Camp Stewart, Camp Honey Creek and MO Ranch.

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• 4214 Shorecrest Drive Dallas, Texas An architectural gem sitting on a hilltop on .97 acres, this home offers stunning views and a combination of modern and traditional comforts. Victor Sidy, Dean of Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture, planned the remodel. A chance to own an architecturally significant and unique home. $1,849,000. Sandy Petruska 972-733-9159 and Courtney Petruska 972-381-6804.

10005 Meadowbrook Dallas, Texas Over 1 acre, this Mediterranean estate has antique front doors which open to formal living and dining rooms with distinctive craftsmanship. $4,295,000. Claire Dewar 214-808-6045

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4686 Meadowbrook Road Dallas, Texas Classic European Elegance 4686 Meadowood encompasses Old World European charm and is situated on a fabulous 1.55 acre lot in Old Preston Hollow. $3,400,000. Becky Frey 214-536-4727 and Shelle Carrig 972-380-7776

24 Lakeside Park Dallas, Texas A sophisticated and timeless zero lot line designed by L.B. Martin and built by the incomparable Steven Hild, this Caruth Homeplace property is a one of a kind offering for the sophisticated buyer! $2,995,000. Ginger Nobles 972-733-9242 and Susan Baldwin 972-248-5926

Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty 5600 W. Lovers Lane, Ste. 224 • Dallas, TX 75209 214-350-0400 • www.briggsfreeman.com

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Windy Hill Ranch Madisonville, Texas Have you thought about owning a ranch that was an easy drive from your Houston home…A place where you could go with your family and enjoy the “quiet” and actually see the stars at night…Have those cattle you’ve always wanted, count the new calves as they are born, help with the spring branding…A place you can ride your horses for hours over beautiful pastures, through creeks and old stands of trees, OR, train in a covered arena facility that is so nice you can have horse events there if you choose? Then there is the hunting and fishing to enjoy on these almost 3,000 acres. Fish in the many stocked ponds and lakes and enjoy your own white tail deer population during hunting season. Windy Hill Ranch offers you all of this. An easy drive from Houston to Madisonville, the access to Windy Hill is all paved highway and farm to market roads. If you love horses and love to ride, there will be no finer place than here. The covered arena facility has a 275' x 125' arena, office space, apartments, 16 stalls, holding pens for cattle―it is the finest facility in this part of Texas. There is a separate 10-stall center aisle barn with runs, numerous turn-out areas, lighted cutting pen, walker and much more. The cattle facilities are the top-of-the-line with hydraulic trim tilt squeeze chute and 10,000# Tru-Test scales. The improved pastures allow you to run a cow/calf or stocker operation. There are four large hay storage barns to house the hay that is grown on the ranch. At the end of the day, when that good kind of “tiredness” starts to take over, kick back on the porch or by the pool of the comfortable brick home that sits on the hilltop and appreciate the lifestyle!

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St. Giles Road Gibson Island, Maryland This is a unique opportunity to own a contemporary on Otter Pond with spectacular views of the Chesapeake Bay. Large rooms with high ceilings complement an open floor plan for family living and entertaining. A private hot tub, decks and a dock add to the outdoor enjoyment. This custom built home is perfect for a primary residence or second home.

Ayrlie Water Road Gibson Island, Maryland A delightful traditional New England style home with water views of the Chesapeake Bay, its location is key to all activities that the island offers. It has five bedrooms with a large master suite on the main floor, an open floor plan with many entertaining areas, great room, den, living room, family kitchen, patios and lovely landscaped gardens—a must see!

Skywater Road Gibson Island, Maryland This two-story brick home with views of the Island and surrounded by forest has generous spaces. The main level opens to living and dining spaces, a galley kitchen and the master suite. The lower level offers a den, three bedrooms, two baths, two rooms for storage and a workshop. Professionally designed gardens and the Island beauty are an invitation to relax on the screened porch or by the heated pool.

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Skywater Road Gibson Island, Maryland Perched on a gently sloping wooded lot, steel, and a combination of stone and floor to ceiling glass with dramatic views creating a visual backdrop from all angles of its interior with amazing architectural detail; formal and informal rooms, an elevator and a resistance pool in the lower level makes this home a sensational opportunity for the discriminating buyer.

Broadwater Way Gibson Island, Maryland This Nantucket style frame dwelling is modernized combining the old and the new. It is a charming retreat with Bay and sunrise views, and an open floor plan which lends itself for family living and entertaining. The house includes five bedrooms, four baths, two sunrooms, heart of pine flooring, a detached two-car garage and a stone bulkhead at the water’s edge.

Broadwater Way Gibson Island, Maryland This is an early original New England Gibson Island home with all the updated comforts of traditional design and anecdotal spaces. Totally remodeled with mechanics and landscaping current - a first floor master, an au pair suite, and much more makes this property ideal for entertaining and family living at its best!

Gibson Island Corporation Real Estate Barbara Ann Watson, Realtor Office: 410-255-1341 • Fax: 410-255-1975 • realestate@gibsonisland.com • www.gibsonisland.com

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Bywater Road Gibson Island, Maryland This is an outstanding opportunity to own a totally remodeled home with magnificent views of the Chesapeake Bay from almost every room. The property is situated at the end of a cul-de-sac having a path to a beach area. Nature knocks at the many doors, windows and skylights. Beautiful reclaimed antique heart of pine random width floors, custom finishes & an open floor plan make this home a delight!

Broadwater Way Gibson Island, Maryland This spectacular property is situated next to the Point, the southern most tip of the Island, affording panoramic views of the Chesapeake Bay and the Magothy River. The sunrises and sunsets are magnificent! A Cape Cod in style, open floor plan, a glass enclosed large porch, a guest house/garage make this property exceptional.

St. Giles Road Gibson Island, Maryland Perched on a one acre lot, a Cape Cod style, this remodeled four bedroom home has panoramic pastoral views of open space. It is designed to meet the needs for entertaining in a setting that will allow for total enjoyment. The house flows to the outdoors. The home is located near the many amenities that Gibson Island has to offer.

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Gibson Island Corporation Real Estate Barbara Ann Watson, Realtor Office: 410-255-1341 • Fax: 410-255-1975 • realestate@gibsonisland.com • www.gibsonisland.com


United States

Arizona PHOENIX/SCOTTSDALE Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty 7135 E. Camelback Road, Suite 360 Scottsdale, Arizona 85251 (602) 778-7111 www.sandrabaldwin.com pp. 40-41

Colorado ASPEN Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty 415 East Hyman Avenue Aspen, Colorado 81611 (970) 925-6060 www.AspenSnowmassSIR.com pp. 44-47

SEDONA Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty 1370 West SR 89A, Suite 9 Sedona, Arizona 86336 (928) 254-8888 www.sedonaluxuryhomes.net

Boulder Wright-Kingdom, Inc. 4875 Pearl E. Circle, Suite 100 Boulder, Colorado 80301 (303) 541-1900 www.wrightkingdom.com pg. 52

California BEVERLY HILLS/LOS ANGELES Teles Properties 338 N. Canon Drive, Penthouse Beverly Hills, California 90210 (424) 202-3200 www.telesproperties.com pp. 60-61

BRECKENRIDGE Breckenridge Associates Real Estate 226 South Main Street Breckenridge, Colorado 80424 (970) 797-1978 www.skicountryhomes.com pp. 50-51

Carmel Alain Pinel Realtors Junipero Avenue and 5th Avenue Carmel, California 93921 (831) 622-1040 www.apr.com pp. 62-63

COLORADO SPRINGS Prudential Rocky Mountain, Realtors 660 Southpointe Court, Suite 200 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906 (719) 785-4110 www.beckygloriod.com pp. 48-49

Danville Empire Realty Associates 380 Diablo Road Danville, California 94526 (925) 217-5000 www.empirerealty.com

Denver/Greenwood Village Kentwood Companies 5690 DTC Boulevard Denver, Colorado 80111 (303) 773-3399 www.kentwoodco.com

MALIBU Prudential Malibu Realty 23805 Stewart Ranch Road, Suite 205 Malibu, California 90265 (310) 317-1709 www.malibuestates.com pg. 64

Durango Horizon Properties of Durango 275 CR 252 (Trimble Lane) Durango, Colorado 81301 (970) 259-3700 www.horizondurango.com pg. 53

NAPA Wine Country Fine Properties, Inc. 23 Buhman Court Napa, California 94558 (770) 696-5114 www.mikesilvas.com

Johnstown Ranch Marketing Associates PO Box 160 Johnstown, CO 80534 (970) 535-0881 www.rmabrokers.com pp. 42-43

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VAIL Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate 230 Bridge Street Vail, Colorado 81657 (970) 479-5762 www.CarrollTylerinVail.com Connecticut Darien Kelly Associates Real Estate, Inc. 780 Boston Post Road Darien, Connecticut 06820 (203) 655-8238 www.kellyrealestate.com pg. 78 Greenwich Greenwich Fine Properties 80 Mason Street Greenwich, Connecticut 06830 (203) 661-9200 www.greenwichfineproperties.com pg. 79 WASHINGTON DEPOT Klemm Real Estate, Inc. 6 Titus Road Washington Depot, Connecticut 06794 (860) 567-5060 www.klemmrealestate.com Florida Clearwater/St. Petersburg/Tampa Michael Green, P.A. Michael Green and Associates Keller Williams Realty, Luxury Homes 3502 Henderson Boulevard, Suite 300 Tampa, Florida 33609 (813) 295-2000 www.MichaelGreenAndAssociates.com pp. 88-89

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CORAL GABLES/MIAMI Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell 355 Alhambra Circle, Suite 950 Coral Gables, Florida 33134 (305) 960-2575 www.miamirealestate.com pg. 99

Orlando/Winter Park Fannie Hillman and Associates, Inc. 205 West Fairbanks Avenue Winter Park, Florida 32789 (407) 644-1234 www.fanniehillman.com pp. 94-95

FORT LAUDERDALE Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell 1700 E. Las Olas Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301 (954) 306-7220 www.lizcaldwell.com

Palm Beach Illustrated Properties 2725 PGA Boulevard Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410 (561) 626-5100 www.ipre.com pp. 82-85

Intercoastal Realty 1500 East Las Olas Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301 (954) 467-1448 www.IntercoastalRealty.com pg. 96 Jacksonville The Legends of Real Estate 8777 San Jose Boulevard, Suite 903 Jacksonville, Florida 32217 (904) 739-7100 www.legendsofrealestate.net pg. 97 Key West Truman & Co. 1205 Truman Avenue Key West, Florida 33040 (305) 292-2244 www.trumanandcompany.com pg. 98 Naples John R. Wood, Realtors 9130 Corsea Del Fontana Way Naples, Florida 34109 (239) 261-6622 www.johnrwood.com pp. 90-91 Ocala Joan Pletcher, Realtor P. O. Box 11240 Ocala, Florida 34480 (352) 347-7000 www.joanpletcher.com pp. 92-93

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Vero Beach John’s Island Real Estate Company One Johns Island Drive Vero Beach, Florida 32963 (772) 231-0900 www.johnsislandrealestate.com pp. 96-97 Georgia Atlanta Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty 3290 Northside Parkway, NW, Suite 200 Atlanta, Georgia 30327 (404) 237-5000 www.atlantafinehomes.com pp. 100-101 NEWNAN Lindsey’s, Inc. Realtors 14 Jackson Street Newnan, Georgia 30263 770-253-6990 www.lindseysrealtors.com pp. 102-103 HAWAII MAUI Wailea Realty Corp. The Shops at Wailea 3750 Wailea Alanui, Suite B-51 Wailea, Maui, Hawaii 96753 (808) 879-1991 www.wailearealty.com Louisiana Baton Rouge/New Orleans Latter & Blum, Inc., Realtors 430 Notre Dame Street New Orleans, Louisiana 70130-3610 (504) 525-1311 www.latter-blum.com pp. 112-113

LAFAYETTE Van Eaton & Romero, Realtors 2000 Kaliste Saloom Road Layfayette, Louisiana 70508 (337) 233-9700 www.VanEatonRomero.com MARYLAND GIBSON ISLAND Gibson Island Corporation Real Estate 534 Broadwater Way Gibson Island, Maryland 21056 (410) 255 -1341 www.gibsonisland.com pp. 138-140 Massachusetts Boston Otis & Ahearn Real Estate 200 Newbury Street Boston, Massachusetts 02116 (617) 267-3500 www.OtisAhearn.com pp. 76-77 Cape Cod Sotheby’s International Realty 851 Main Street Osterville, Massachusetts 02655 (508) 957-5500 www.jackcottonrealtor.com Mississippi Southern Mississippi Latter & Blum, Inc., Realtors (see listing under Louisiana) Missouri Springfield Murney Associates, Realtors 1625 E. Primrose Springfield, Missouri 65804 (866) 512-8600 www.exclusiveestates.com New Jersey BAY HEAD Clayton & Clayton 512 Main Avenue Bay Head, New Jersey 08742 (732) 295-2222 www.claytonandclayton.com HO-HO-KUS/RIDGEWOOD/SADDLE RIVER Marron Gildea Realtors 19 Sheridan Avenue Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey 07423 (201) 447-6100 www.marrongildea.com


Summit Lois Schneider Realtor 431 Springfield Avenue Summit, New Jersey 07901 (908) 277-1398 www.loisschneiderrealtor.com pg. 80 New Mexico Santa Fe Bell Tower Properties 218 Camino La Tierra Santa Fe, New Mexico 87506 (505) 988-2428 www.belltowerpropertiessantafe.com New York Bedford Vincent & Whittemore Real Estate 629 Old Post Road Bedford, New York 10506 (914) 234-3642 www.vinwhit.com East Hampton The Corcoran Group 51 Main Street East Hampton, New York 11937 (631) 324-3900 www.corcoran.com/gdepersia pp. 72-73

OKLAHOMA TULSA McGraw, Realtors 4105 S. Rockford Tulsa, Oklahoma 74105 (918) 592-6000 www.mcgrawrealtors.com pp. 110-111 Oregon Central/Western Oregon John L. Scott Real Esate (see listing under Washington) TENNESSEE MEMPHIS Marx-Bensdorf, Realtors 959 Ridgeway Loop Memphis, Tennessee 38120 (901) 682-1868 www.jimmyreadrealtor.com pg. 108 NASHVILLE The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realry 2325 Crestmoor Road, Suite L-4 Nashville, Tennessee 37215 (615) 463-3333 www.thelipmangroupsothebysrealty.com pp. 106-107

Long Island/North Shore Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty 36 Main Street Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724 (631) 423-1180 www.danielgale.com pp. 74-75

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New York City Stribling & Associates 924 Madison Avenue New York, New York 10021 (212) 570-2440 www.striblingny.com pp. 70-71

Corpus Christi Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty P. O. Box 3079 Port Aransas, Texas 78373 (361) 749-7300 www.kuperrealty.com (see San Antonio)

North Carolina Asheville Beverly-Hanks & Associates, Inc. 300 Executive Park Asheville, North Carolina 28801 (828) 254-7221 www.beverly-hanks.com pp. 104-105

DALLAS Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty 5600 W. Lovers Lane, Suite 224 Dallas, Texas 75209 (214) 350-0400 www.briggs-freeman.com pp. 134-135

Turnquist Partners Realtors, Inc. 3700 Bee Cave Road Austin, Texas 78746 (800) 282-3939

Galveston Prudential Gary Greene, Realtors 13450 FM 3005 Galveston, Texas 77554 (281) 794-9463 www.kellykelley.com pp. 122-123 HEMPSTEAD Deitra Robertson Real Estate, Inc. 38351 FM 1736 Hempstead, Texas 77445 (979) 921-9470 www.IKnowRanches.com pg. 136 Horseshoe Bay Horseshoe Bay Corp. Box 7752 Horseshoe Bay, Texas 78657 (830) 598-2553 www.horseshoebay.com Houston Heritage Texas Properties 1177 W. Loop South, Suite 1200 Houston, Texas 77027 (713) 965-0812 www.heritagetexas.com pp. 118-121 Kerrville Texas LandMen 1845 Water Street Kerrville, Texas 78028 (830) 257-8881 www.TexasLandMen.com pp. 128-133

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San Antonio/ Central/South Texas Ranches Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty 6606 N. New Braunfels San Antonio, Texas 78209 (210) 822-8602 www.kuperrealty.com pp. 114-117 Washington Bellevue/Puget Sound/Seattle/ Spokane/Vancouver John L. Scott Real Estate 1700 NW Gilman Boulevard, Suite 300 Issaquah, Washington 98037 (425) 392-1211 www.johnlscott.com pp. 56-59

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AUSTRIA VIENNA Marschall Immobilien GmbH Palais Kinsky Freyung 4 A-l01O Vienna (43) 1-533-2030 www.marschall.at Bahamas Nassau H.G. Christie Ltd. P.O. Box N-8164 Nassau, Bahamas (242) 322-1041 www.hgchristie.com pp. 66-67 CANADA TORONTO Harvey Kalles Real Estate Ltd. Brokerage 2145 Avenue Road Toronto, Ontario M5M 4B2 (416) 441-2888 Ext. 291 www.elisekalles.com pg. 68 COSTA RICA QUEPOS/SAN JOSE/SANTA ANA Costa Rica Luxury Estates 800 Norte y 75 Este de Tribunales de Justicia Montelimar, Guadalupe (2100) San Jose 011-506 22 35 77 79 – 22357767 www.costaricaluxuryestates.com FRANCE Philip Hawkes 6 Rue Montalivet 75008 Paris 01-42-68-11-11 GERMANY HAMBURG Gustafsen & Company, Immobilien Hochallee 2 20149 Hamburg +40 4140 9528 www.gustafsen.de GREECE ATHENS Ploumis Sotiropoulos Real Estate Panepistimiou 6 10671 Athens +302103643112 www.ploumis-sotiropoulos.gr

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ITALY Livorno Paolo Del Chicca Immobiliare Via Montebello 34 57126 Livorno +39-0586813567 www.paolodelchicca.it

SPAIN MALAGA Diana Morales Properties Avda Ricardo Soriano, 72-B1 29600 Marbella, Malaga +34-952765138 www.dmproperties.com

Milan Giorgia Vigano Consulenti Immobiliari Via Maggiolini 2, 20122 Milano +39-027636151 www.giorgio-vigano.it

SWITZERLAND LOCARNO Wetag Consulting Immobiliare via della Pace 1a, Postfach 513 CH-6601 Locarno 41-(0)-91-751-3106 www.wetag.com

Mexico ACAPULCO/CANCUN JQ. Bienes Raices Acapulco & Cancun Prime Realty JQ Acapulco Av. Costera Miguel Aleman #100 3er. Piso, depacho #4 Fracc. Club Deportiva CP 39690 01-52-744-484-4440 www.jqrealestate.com.mx/ CABO SAN LUCAS Snell Real Estate Palmillo Tiendas KM 27.5 Carr. Trans. San Jose Del Cabo BCS 23400 www.snellrealestate.com PLAYA DEL CARMEN Ruiz Barton Properties Calle 4 entre 5ta.y 10 Avenida Lte. 5-H Col. Centro Playa del Carmen, Q Roo, CP 77710 011-52-984-803-4511 www.ruizbarton.com PUERTO VALLARTA Applegate Realtors Km 1.5 No. 878 Carr. a Mismaloya Conchas Chinas Puerto Vallarta, Jal. CP 48399 52-322-221-5434 www.applegaterealtors.com PORTUGAL ALGARVE IRG - International Realty Group Algarve Brokerage Buganvilia Plaza 42/45 Guinta do Lago Apartado 211 6 8135-024 Almancil, Algarve +351 289 392 780 www.irgportugal.com

UNITED KINGDOM London Aylesford International Chelsea Wharf 15 Lots Road London SW10 OQJ +44-2073-495100 www.aylesford.com York Smiths Gore 48 Bootham, City Centre York Y030 7WZ 01-904-756-300 www.smithsgore.co.uk U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS ST. CROIX Farchette & Hanley #52 King Street Christiansted St. Croix 00820-4072 340-773-4665 www.buystcroix.com ST. JOHNS/ST. THOMAS John Foster Real Estate 6111 Estate Nazareth St. Thomas 00802 340-776-5000 www.usvi-realestate.com


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