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New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | September 2015

Beginning with a regal penthouse in London to a 40-acre estate in New York, this month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale features homes in some of the world’s most sought after destinations.

London£35,000,000 (GBP) | London, England | United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty

LondonLocated in the St. James neighborhood of London, the penthouse at Carlton House Terrace is a four-bedroom, five-bathroom apartment split over two floors.  A regency-style building, it was originally designed by John Nash in the early 19th century and has since been renovated.  The penthouse features direct lift access, two chef’s kitchens, vaulted ceilings, bespoke finishes and a southwest-facing terrace.

California$19,900,000 (USD) | Laguna Beach, California | HOM Sotheby’s International Realty

California The Three Arch Bay estate was built in the 1920s by members of the movie-producing Griffith family.  An oceanfront oasis, the property includes a lighthouse, private peach with swimming pool caved into the rocks, seaside gardens and two separate guest cottages.  Nautically-inspired, the main house features a ship’s staircase, porthole windows and cage elevator.

Australia Price Upon Request | New South Wales, Australia | Sydney Sotheby’s International Realty

AustraliaA 1929 Tudor-style mansion, this five-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom home is located on an exclusive cul-de-sac.  Features of the home include a master suite with dressing room, guest quarters with TV room and office, timber paneled walls, timber staircase, high and ornate ceilings, leadlight windows and views across Double Bay.  Outside, there is a sandstone terrace, direct harbor access and a private jetty.

SwitzerlandPrice Upon Request | Vaud, Switzerland | Cardis Immobilier Sotheby’s International Realty

SwitzerlandBuilt in 2007, this modern mansion is comprised of 10 bedrooms, 17 full bathrooms, 17 half bathrooms.  The home additionally includes a semi-professional kitchen, temperature-controlled wine cellar, spa with sauna and steam room, fitness room, three fireplaces, marble flooring, and an eight-car garage.  The property is located in an exclusive residential area and spans more than 3,500-square-meters.

New York$29,985,000 (USD) | Upper Brookville, New York | Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty

New YorkThis estate is situated on more than 40 acres of land.  The main house is a Tudor-style mansion with three bedrooms, six-and-a-half bathrooms and a five-car garage.  Also along the property is a guest house, studio cottage and, 75-foot pool and a pool house.  There are two additional brick cottages on the estate, each set on two acres.

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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Fourth Week in September 2015

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

Chicago$8,500,000 USD | Chicago, Illinois | Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty

Situated in the heart of Lincoln Park, Chicago, this brick-clad home was a stable in the 1870s and a dairy at the turn of the century.”

A Modern Home in Lincoln Park, Chicago, Is Up for Sale – Architectural Digest 

Model Tyra Banks Lists Los Angeles Home for $7.75 Million – Wall Street Journal 

Sotheby’s International Realty Brand Expands Presence in Maryland – Sotheby’s International Realty 

Japanese Billionaire Asks $50 Million for Enormous Manhattan Mansion with Secret Passageways – Business Insider 

6 Homes Inspired by Glass – Sotheby’s 

An ‘Old World’ Estate in Connecticut – Wall Street Journal 

Five Homes with Rugby World Cup Connections – Financial Times 

‘Fargo’s’ Adam Arkin Puts His Studio-Close Hideaway on the Market – Los Angeles Times 

Opulent Ski Chalets for Sale in the Rockies, Pyrenees, and Alps – Bloomberg

A Customized Waterfront Estate – NBC New York 

Housing Sales in Toronto Strong in All Market Segments – The Globe and Mail 

3 Features Americans Want in Their Dream Home – MarketWatch 

Pavilion-Style Bungan Beach House For Sale with Price Expectations of $4.5 Million – The Daily Telegraph 

Shine On! $55 Million Blue Moon Diamond Headed to Auction – CNBC

Sotheby’s to Auction a Rare Chance to Taste Krug Vintage 1915 Champagne – Robb Report 

Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in September 2015

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

imagereader$32,500,000 | East Hampton, New York | Sotheby’s International Realty – East Hampton Brokerage

“The mansion, which has six fireplaces, is on 200 feet of property on the Atlantic Ocean in the coveted estate area of Lily Pond Lane. There are water views from nearly every room, says Rebekah Baker of Sotheby’s International Realty, who is co-listing the property with Edward Petrie.  The 1.2-acre property has a heated gunite pool and a private path to the beach.”

Home Where Clintons Stayed Lists for $32.5 Million – Newsday 

6 Villas You Need to See to BelieveSotheby’s 

Tracy Morgan Picked Up a $13.9 Million Mansion for His New Bride – Elle Decor 

Half a Bathroom Can be Better Than One – Wall Street Journal 

House of the Day: Spanish Colonial Revival Elegance in Little Holmby – Los Angeles Times

Barry Zito’s Marin Mansion Sells for $8.15 MillionContra Costa Times

New Orleans Property on Road to Recovery 10 Years After Katrina – Financial Times 

9-acre, $22.5 Million Hilltop Estate in Orinda – San Francisco Chronicle 

U.S. Home Prices Continue Upward Price Trend – World Property Journal 

China’s Rich Invading U.S. Real Estate Market – Realty Today 

Sotheby’s Steps in to Indian Art Market – The Economic Times

Top 7 Lifestyle Auctions in September 2015 – Blouin ArtInfo