Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Third Week in August 2016

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

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$9,250,000 USD | San Francisco, CA | Venture Sotheby’s International Realty

Located in one of the most highly sought after neighborhoods in San Francisco, this prestigious property is a true crown jewel with views of the Palace of Fine Arts and the Golden Gate Bridge.

This home is the ultimate creation of world-renowned architects Remick Architects and Master Builders, artfully combining two distinct addresses into one spectacular 5 bedroom, 6.5 bathroom home. Custom designed and impeccably updated for modern living, this one-of-a-kind treasure encompasses architectural brilliance and a truly unique living experience.

The main level enjoys rare and extraordinary views of the Palace of Fine Arts. French doors open off of the living room to a patio with a large built-in barbecue. The chef’s kitchen has a separate service entry, which opens up to a family room providing a true entertainer’s playground.

 

Pro Golfer Jeff Sluman Asks $4.35 Million for Chicago-Area Home – Mansion Global

NFL Kicker Matt Bryant Lists ‘Kicking Back’ Alabama Beach Retreat for $3.35 Million – Wall Street Journal

A Secluded Villa in Ibiza Close to All the Island’s Action – Mansion Global

Disney Junior Exec. Joe D’Ambrosia Sells His L.A. Home for $1.225 Million – Los Angeles Times

Inside a Former Home of Millicent Rogers in Taos, N.M. – Wall Street Journal

In Rural Montana, a High-End Home for Outdoor Enthusiasts – Mansion Global

A Manhattan ‘Jewel Box’ Asks $3.275 Million – Wall Street Journal

In California, an Eco-Luxe Home Where Organic Vegetables Grow – Mansion Global

New Towers, Higher Prices Lift Chicago’s Real Estate Market – Forbes

The Ripe Time to Buy a Vineyard in Bordeaux – Financial Times

Hard-Core House Collectors – Wall Street Journal

10 Ultimate Waterfront Homes We’re Coveting Now – Elle Decor

Sotheby’s NY to Auction Roy and Marilyn Papp Collection of Traditional Chinese Paintings – Blouin ArtInfo

The Amazing Cars for Auction at RM Sotheby’s Monterey – The Week