This week’s Top 5 Homes of the Week are for homeowners and their lucky guests! Each of these homes has wonderful entertaining spaces to gather with family and friends for a movie in the theater room, a glass of wine on the covered terrace or a snack around the enormous kitchen island. One home even has its own private beaches! If you were the owner of one of these stunning mansions, who would you invite over?
Our Top 5 Homes of the Week share one main attribute in common: incredible views. But what really takes each of these homes over the top is that they all maintain seclusion within a setting surrounded by lush greenery. Imagine having the luxury of stepping into your backyard and enjoying a breathtaking sunset over water or mountain views, while still enjoying your privacy. Take a look at each of these properties below and let us know which view is your favorite!
By Linde Hyder
Stunning golf course views set the stage for this impressive estate that is ideally situated in Highlands 5th and 6th of Prestonwood CC, recognized among North Carolina’s top golf courses. Commanding nearly one acre of lush green lawns and meticulous landscaping, the 6,848-square-foot all-brick home capitalizes on breathtaking views from virtually every room. (more…)
“Hammock Dunes and Hammock Beach” says top-ranked realtor Molly Carey of RE/MAX Select Professionals. This Florida native knew what she wanted when she and her family relocated from Washington, DC and settled here. (more…)
By Linde Hyder
Enviably situated island side within the gates of the Longboat Key Club is the gated community of Lighthouse Point. This Mediterranean inspired waterfront masterpiece offers unrivaled views and incomparable luxury. Masterfully crafted by locally renowned developer Bruce Saba, the estate reflects old-world elegance with careful attention to every detail. (more…)
Luxuriously minimalist in design, the stunning five-bedroom, six-full-bath and one-half-bath modern seaside retreat with 5,198 square feet located at 38 Ocean Course Drive was designed by architect James Choate of Surber Barber Choate + Hertlein of Atlanta and beautifully constructed by master builder Russ Cooper & Associates. (more…)
By Alyssa Mammano
The highest mountaintop in 90210 has a parcel of land at its peak worth $1,000,000,000. The plat of land is 157 acres total, with a continuous 32 acres of flatland perfect for building the most magnificent home capturing 360-degree views of downtown Los Angeles and Malibu on one side, and glimpses of the San Gabriel Mountains at the opposite end. The buyer of this undeveloped land will not only own the most expensive listing in Los Angeles history, but will also own the Mountain of Beverly Hills. This record-setting property, with unobstructed sweeping views of downtown LA and the Pacific Ocean all the way to Catalina Island, is truly without compare. (more…)
It is officially Fall and whether you enjoy this change in the weather or are ready to pack up and head south, we have a compilation of Fall and Winter escapes for your enjoyment. From the Colorado mountains to the beaches of the Cayman Islands and everywhere in between, we have you covered for the season. Find the Fall home of your dreams among our Top 5 Homes of the Week.
By Linde Hyder
Sleek and sophisticated, this stylish residence provides unparalleled penthouse living amid a backdrop of picturesque riverfront views and downtown city lights. Superior in luxury and location, the offering is strategically situated atop the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, presenting an ideal opportunity for use as a corporate retreat, game day gatherings or executive showplace. Recognized as the area’s premier waterfront hotel, the property is just minutes to the West Virginia University campus and a short commute to Pittsburgh. Major hiking trails, ski resorts and whitewater rafting facilities are also in close proximity. (more…)
Situated on a private point lot along the banks of historic New River and surrounded by water on three sides, this ultra-luxurious estate is one of the most spectacular residential properties in all of South Florida. The home, guest house and other structures are set on nearly 1.5 acres of prime riverfront with 600+ feet of water frontage, providing protected dockage for a megayacht. (more…)