Month: August 2014

 The Big Unit’ – Randy Johnson is Selling his $25 Million Arizona Pad That Is Quite Spectacular

Baseball legend Randy Johnson has the pitch-perfect home.The retired player, nicknamed “The Big Unit,” has listed his 25,000 square foot estate in Paradise Valley, Arizona for $25 million, The Mediterranean home was built in 2006 and is located at the base of Mummy Mountain. The…

Canadian Island Playground For Sale At A Measly $75,000,000.00

A gorgeous private island owned by Seattle-based telecommunications billionaire Craig McCaw (used to live in Atherton, CA ) is on the market for a jaw-dropping $75 million.With such luxurious amenities as a private harbor, spa, and Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course, it’s an amazing private…

8 Killer Secret (Well Not So Secret Now) Swimming Holes Throughout Northern California

Dont Worry Some of the Best Kept Ones Will Still Remain that Even though the summer season in San Francisco is often various shades of gray, there is still that palpable feeling that the sun is shining gloriously very close by. Pictures of your…

Taking a Palo Alto Eichler Home Down to the Studs and Back

  In many ways, overhauling an Eichler seems like the perfect small-scale renovation project. These midcentury tract homes built en masse  by developer Joseph Eichler in the Bay Area and Greater L.A., are on the one hand prized for their form, but the affordable materials used in…

Famous Artists’… Some profound Homes to Rent

Many of us head to museums and galleries to check out the works of great artists — it inspires our own creative juices. But what if you could spark your creativity by actually living like those ingenious geniuses? From Gustav Klimt’s house in Italy…

As we start to reflect on summer and gear up for fall, we wanted to take a moment to check in and say hello. Hopefully the summer months have allowed you to spend numerous fun-filled days with friends and family. At Westall Real Estate,…

What $5 Million Buys In Housing Markets Across The Globe {Photos}

If you’re looking for a pricey vacation home for the end of summer, we’ve checked out what $5 million can get you in real estate around the world. Everything from a tiny apartment in Monte Carlo to a 16,000-square-foot mansion in Qatar. Needless to say,…

For Sale: X-49ner Jeff Garcia’s Old World Estate

Jeff Garcia, the retired NFL quarterback who was named quarterbacks coach of the Montreal Alouettes in early August, has called an audible on his estate in Rancho Santa Fe, listing the property for sale at $7.75 million. The Mediterranean-style residence, built in 1987, sports…

HOUSE OF THE DAY: Shangri-La A Stunning 2,000-Acre Estate In Virginia

The Upperville, Virginia estate of late heiress Rachel “Bunny” Mellon recently hit the market for $70 million Called Oak Spring Farm, the 2,000-acre property includes a 10,000-square-foot Georgian mansion, a mile-long airstrip, a working dairy, two stables with 43 stalls, barns, more than 20 cottages,…

What $1 Million Buys In Housing Markets Around The World {Photos}

In Capetown, South Africa, $1 million goes a pretty long way. A million-dollar home sounds like a major luxury. But $1 million buys something vastly different in cities around the world. In New York City, for example, where the median home sale price is…