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Taking It Outdoors | 5 Standout Patios to Welcome In Summer Taking It Outdoors | 5 Standout Patios to Welcome In Summer

Is there any greater pleasure than having a perfect outdoor space at home? A patio for enjoying fresh air and unencumbered views is a true essential for luxury living—and ...

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Game, Set, Match: 5 Homes with Tennis Courts Game, Set, Match: 5 Homes with Tennis Courts

Keeping an eye on the ball could be difficult thanks to the settings of these inviting tennis courts, all located on the grounds of impressive estates in exclusive locatio...

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The Global Resident |  Part 7 – Japan The Global Resident | Part 7 – Japan

As the landscape of the world continues to change every day, people are looking closely for investment opportunities. Placing their quality of life at the forefront of the...

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Inside an Authentic California Hacienda Inside an Authentic California Hacienda

If any architectural style can be said to epitomize California’s aesthetic, Spanish Colonial Revival would be in the running. Combining Baroque, Moorish, Mexican, and Craf...

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Flame On: 5 Homes with Outdoor Fire Pits and Fireplaces Flame On: 5 Homes with Outdoor Fire Pits and Fireplaces

Whether set in the remote woods of Connecticut or overlooking the Pacific Coast, a stylish fire pit can turn any backyard or terrace into a warm, welcoming alfresco oasis....

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New & Notable Luxury Homes For Sale Over $17m | July 2021 New & Notable Luxury Homes For Sale Over $17m | July 2021

From a modern architectural masterpiece in Switzerland to homes in Colorado, Canada, and California, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale over $...

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Inside The Villa Sophia Inside The Villa Sophia

Although perched on a hill in Los Feliz—a prime L.A. location north of the Boulevard with enviable views of the Griffith Observatory and other landmarks—this quintessentia...

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The Bold and the Beautiful: 5 Homes with Eye-Catching Interior Paint The Bold and the Beautiful: 5 Homes with Eye-Catching Interior Paint

Choosing classic paint shades is an effortless way to create a reliably stylish ambience in a home, but these plucky residences turn the sophistication up a notch with viv...

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Projecting Positivity | 5 Homes Primed for Outdoor Movie Nights Projecting Positivity | 5 Homes Primed for Outdoor Movie Nights

While a trip to the cinema is a rewarding experience, curling up to watch a film in the privacy of your own home is a special luxury—especially when you can take the movie...

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From Yoga to Barre | 5 Inspiring Spaces for All Your At-Home Workouts From Yoga to Barre | 5 Inspiring Spaces for All Your At-Home Workouts

The past year has called for adaptation, and we’ve seen the ripple effects in how and where we do our fitness routines. The home gym or workout area is now just as ubiquit...

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Compound Interest: 5 Private Estates Compound Interest: 5 Private Estates

Each of these stylish compounds—from Connecticut to California wine country—would make an ideal private retreat to enjoy swimming, stargazing, sports, or simply relaxing i...

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7 Pet-Friendly Features to Look for in Your Next Home 7 Pet-Friendly Features to Look for in Your Next Home

Houston, Texas | Monica Brashear, Martha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty  One luxury that has skyrocketed in popularity over the last year and a half is pet ownership...

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Horse Havens | Homes in Equestrian Heartlands Around the World Horse Havens | Homes in Equestrian Heartlands Around the World

The elegance, excitement, and prestige of equestrian sport are just a few reasons why horse events around the world continue to draw international crowds. From the endurin...

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The Global Resident | Part 6 – The Cayman Islands, Barbados, and Bermuda The Global Resident | Part 6 – The Cayman Islands, Barbados, and Bermuda

As the landscape of the world continues to change every day, people are looking closely for investment opportunities. Placing their quality of life at the forefront of the...

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Dive Deep into These 5 Waterfront Homes Dive Deep into These 5 Waterfront Homes

These five homes—which benefit from the soothing sights and sounds of lake, bay, and ocean waters—are buoys for sophisticated modern living. A Long Island Legacy Fire Isla...

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Sotheby’s Teams up with Accidentally Wes Anderson to Celebrate Luxury Week Sotheby’s Teams up with Accidentally Wes Anderson to Celebrate Luxury Week

Handbags, jewels, watches, wine, sneakers and more – Sotheby’s Luxury Week is here again. Joining us to celebrate the New York auction series is Wally Koval, founder and c...

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Feasting Alfresco: 5 Homes with Outdoor Kitchens Feasting Alfresco: 5 Homes with Outdoor Kitchens

Cookbook author Claudia Roden’s assertion that “everything tastes better outdoors” is certainly true at these five homes, where meals come with a side of fresh air and vis...

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New & Notable Luxury Homes for Sale over $17m | June 2021 New & Notable Luxury Homes for Sale over $17m | June 2021

From a historic French castle to homes in California, Nevada, and Mallorca, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale over $17 million. Us, France Na...

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Inside Santa Fe’s “Sky House” Inside Santa Fe’s “Sky House”

The skies above Santa Fe, New Mexico—clear, wide open, and impossibly blue—are so legendary they have their own Instagram hashtag: #santafeskies. In this sophisticated 5,0...

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Home Away from Home: 5 Dreamy Summer Rentals Home Away from Home: 5 Dreamy Summer Rentals

From a farmhouse-inspired haven in the Hamptons to a Spanish-style villa with views of Southern California beaches, these five alluring vacation rentals prove that getting...

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Rethinking the Familiar | 4 Homes That Use Space in New Ways Rethinking the Familiar | 4 Homes That Use Space in New Ways

No matter how familiar and comfortable a home may be, there will always be opportunities to make the space even more unique. Spending additional time at home has inspired ...

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Inside a Colorful Encino Oasis Inside a Colorful Encino Oasis

In the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, as they roll away toward the urban expanse of Los Angeles, the town of Encino is a peaceful enclave named for the oak trees...

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Above Par: 5 Enviable Homes on Golf Courses Above Par: 5 Enviable Homes on Golf Courses

A retreat just steps from the fairways is a dream come true for any avid golfer. In locations from Cape Cod to California, these sophisticated golf course homes hit the sw...

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5 Futuristic Homes You Could Own Today 5 Futuristic Homes You Could Own Today

Architects and design enthusiasts alike are continually asking the question: what is the future of home design? What materials will come into vogue, and which layouts will...

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Inside a Hillside Haven in Brentwood Inside a Hillside Haven in Brentwood

At the base of a picturesque wooded hill in the Oakmont area of Brentwood, this peaceful, stylish seven-bedroom home feels as though it has always been here, tucked into t...

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Design Essentials | Courtyards Design Essentials | Courtyards

Paradise Valley, Arizona | Frank Aazami, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty When it comes to architectural panache, few features add gravitas to a home more eloquentl...

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Seamless Style: 5 Homes Designed for Indoor-Outdoor Living Seamless Style: 5 Homes Designed for Indoor-Outdoor Living

With warm sunshine and fresh air just steps from an array of covered comforts and conveniences, these five homes—from the Hamptons to Malibu—boast indoor-outdoor spaces ju...

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Inside a Parisian-Inspired San Francisco Manor Inside a Parisian-Inspired San Francisco Manor

In keeping with the motifs of its inspiration—the hôtels particuliers of France—this stately manor in Pacific Heights is gracefully positioned “entre cour et jardin”—that ...

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The Life Aquatic | 4 More Homes With Architectural Water Features The Life Aquatic | 4 More Homes With Architectural Water Features

Water features have the ability to transform an ordinary property into something extraordinary—they become a locus for both drama and history. From idyllic ponds to antiqu...

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Making a Splash: 5 Homes with Tranquil Fountains Making a Splash: 5 Homes with Tranquil Fountains

Whether Old World or modern in inspiration, a fountain brings the serene sounds of water to any home. At each of these five estates—from Florida to California wine country...

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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in May 2021 Luxury Real Estate Headlines: First Week in May 2021

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles, and home. Laguna Beach, California | John Cain, Pacific Sotheby’s Internat...

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Inside a Peerless Fifth Avenue Residence Inside a Peerless Fifth Avenue Residence

Of the sights epitomizing life in Manhattan, the Metropolitan Museum of Art—with its Beaux Arts façade, stately steps, and fountained plaza—sits near the top of the list. ...

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New & Notable Luxury Homes For Sale Over $20 Million | May 2021 New & Notable Luxury Homes For Sale Over $20 Million | May 2021

From a transformative contemporary home in New York City to homes in Utah, Switzerland, and California, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale ove...

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Saddle-Up for these 5 Equestrian Estates Saddle-Up for these 5 Equestrian Estates

Harnessing luxurious accommodations for owners and the finest facilities for their equine friends, these distinctive estates—in singular settings from East Coast to West—a...

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6 Reasons to Work with an Experienced Hamptons Agent 6 Reasons to Work with an Experienced Hamptons Agent

A knowledgeable agent makes all the difference.

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5 Homes to Highlight Your Art Collection 5 Homes to Highlight Your Art Collection

As art collectors know, the presentation of a collection is a large part of the joy of owning the pieces themselves. In addition to being familiar with the correct steps f...

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Mood Board | Fine Art Mood Board | Fine Art

Clockwise from top left: 1. Sotheby’s International Realty – Malibu Brokerage 2. Austria Sotheby’s International Realty 3. Sotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Br...

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Timeless Charm: 5 Craftsman-Style Homes Timeless Charm: 5 Craftsman-Style Homes

In response to the elaborate stylings of Victorian architecture, the Craftsman residences of the early 20th century showcased natural materials, hand-wrought details, orga...

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5 Homes With Stunning Sunrooms 5 Homes With Stunning Sunrooms

We can all use a little more light in our lives, and the same is true for our homes. A well-designed sunroom, solarium, or conservatory is a coveted space for anyone looki...

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It’s Easy Being Green: 4 Environmentally Friendly Homes It’s Easy Being Green: 4 Environmentally Friendly Homes

Blending sustainability with stylish design, these four distinctive homes prove that reducing a home’s carbon footprint doesn’t mean sacrificing luxury. Spanish-Inspired A...

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6 Things to Know About the Hamptons Real Estate Market 6 Things to Know About the Hamptons Real Estate Market

Are you planning to buy or sell Sag Harbor real estate or homes in other Hamptons hamlets in 2021? Be prepared for today's highly competitive market with these 6 tips.

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Design Essentials | Murals and Frescoes Design Essentials | Murals and Frescoes

Los Angeles, California | Marlene Salcido, Sotheby’s International Realty – Sunset Strip Brokerage When it comes to décor, paintings and photography will always enhance a h...

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The Lush Life: 5 Homes with Glorious Gardens The Lush Life: 5 Homes with Glorious Gardens

From a historic Hamptons estate to two inspired Southern California villas, these homes are surrounded by picturesque grounds and gardens that bring indoor elegance to the...

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Jean-Michel Basquiat’s 1982 Masterwork Versus Medici Will Star in Sotheby’s May Sale Jean-Michel Basquiat’s 1982 Masterwork Versus Medici Will Star in Sotheby’s May Sale

An extraordinary work executed in 1982, when the artist was just 22 years old, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Versus Medici will star in the Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auc...

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The Great Outdoors: 5 Fantastic Terraces The Great Outdoors: 5 Fantastic Terraces

Warmer nights and longer days are perfect reasons for lingering outside. These five homes—from Chelsea to California wine country—have terraces ideal for reveling in the f...

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Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Final Week in March 2021 Luxury Real Estate Headlines: Final Week in March 2021

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles, and home. Milan, Italy | Barbara Legnani, Italy Sotheby’s International Re...

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New & Notable Luxury Homes for Sale Over $14 Million | April 2021 New & Notable Luxury Homes for Sale Over $14 Million | April 2021

From a modern mountain escape in Boulder, Colorado to a timeless brick estate in London, England, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale over $14 ...

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New & Notable Luxury Homes for Sale Over $14 Million | April 2020 New & Notable Luxury Homes for Sale Over $14 Million | April 2020

From a modern mountain escape in Boulder, Colorado to a timeless brick estate in London, England, these are this month’s four featured notable properties for sale over $14 ...

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Mood Board | Greenery Mood Board | Greenery

Clockwise from top left: 1. Mexico Sotheby’s International Realty 2. Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty 3. Sotheby’s International Realty – Montecito – Coast Villag...

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Get Smart: 4 High-Tech Homes Get Smart: 4 High-Tech Homes

Equipped with lighting, entertainment, and climate control systems manageable from anywhere in the world, these compelling homes set high—and high-tech—standards for luxur...

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