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Sotheby’s has been uniting collectors with world-class works of art since 1744, and 270 years later it has grown into one of the world’s leading full-service art businesses.

Sotheby’s has been uniting collectors with world-class works of art since 1744. Sotheby’s became the first international auction house when it expanded from London to New York (1955), the first to conduct sales in Hong Kong (1973), India (1992) and France (2001), and the first international fine art auction house in China (2012). Today, Sotheby’s has a global network of 80 offices in 40 countries and presents auctions in 10 different salesrooms, including New York, London, Hong Kong and Paris.

Sotheby’s BidNow program also allows visitors to view all auctions live online and place bids from anywhere in the world. Sotheby’s offers collectors the resources of Sotheby’s Financial Services, the world’s only full-service art financing company, as well as the collection, artist, estate & foundation advisory services of its subsidiary, Art Agency, Partners. Sotheby’s presents private sale opportunities in more than 70 categories, including S|2, the gallery arm of Sotheby's Global Fine Art Division, and three retail businesses: Sotheby’s Wine, Sotheby’s Diamonds, and Sotheby’s Home, the online marketplace for interior design.

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Inside a Modern Masterpiece in the Southwest

The majestic Sandia Mountains—named for the vibrant watermelon-red hue cast on their rugged terrain by the glow of New Mexico’s dramatic sunsets—stand stalwart above the thriving metropolis of Albuquerque. Where the far northeastern heights of the city meet the base of those alpine slopes is the Tanoan Country Club community, a bastion of superlative amenities and services, for which it has been heralded as one of the finest private clubs in the state. Continue reading Inside a Modern Masterpiece in the Southwest at Sotheby´s International Realty | Blog.

Open House | Inside a Property With a Private Runway

Imagine pristine Caribbean waters, white sand beaches that stretch for miles, and all the peace and relaxation that comes with the luxury of private island living. Now imagine the ability to visit such a wonderful place as frequently as you please with the convenience of private air travel. If that sounds like paradise, then Casuarinas Cottage on Pine Bay—an unspoiled, eco-friendly Turks and Caicos island—may just be the perfect getaway property for endless sun, sand, and seclusion.  Continue reading Open House | Inside a Property With a Private Runway at Sotheby´s International Realty | Blog.

5 Homes with Helipads

When considering the ultimate at-home luxuries, having a helipad may well be top of the list. For ease of travel, commuting, and hosting guests from afar, the space required for a helipad, and for a helicopter to maneuver, can be hard to come by; however, these five exceptional properties not only have the facilities for a perfect landing, but also host remarkable homes that are well worth traveling by helicopter to visit.  Appalachia Mountain Retreat, Troutdale, Virginia Troutdale, Virginia | Loretta Trayer, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty Seeking complete seclusion, mountain range views for miles, and unbeatable sunrises and sunsets? Continue reading 5 Homes with Helipads at Sotheby´s International Realty | Blog.

A Feast for the Eyes: 5 Stylish Dining Rooms

Whether hosting a quiet, casual weeknight meal or a formal fête for a crowd, the dining room is an essential space in the inviting modern home. From Central Park West to Santa Barbara, these dining rooms encourage everyone to gather at the table in style. Ocean View Villa Santa Barbara, California | Maureen McDermut, Sotheby’s International Realty – Montecito – Coast Village Road Brokerage Throughout this Mediterranean-style villa, plentiful windows frame views of the majestic Pacific. Continue reading A Feast for the Eyes: 5 Stylish Dining Rooms at Sotheby´s International Realty | Blog.

Inside an Ocean View Compound in the Hamptons

In 1644, King Charles I gave a man named Edward Howell 40 acres near Southampton for the purposes of building a mill to grind grain. By the 1800s, that area had become known as the hamlet of Water Mill, today a community of beautiful beaches and pastoral estates popular with professionals and cultural luminaries. This 8,700-square-foot residence, on an elevated estate site surrounded by swaths of idyllic conservation land, pays homage to Water Mill and its history with classical style, impeccable attention to detail, and appreciation of the serene seaside surroundings. Continue reading Inside an Ocean View Compound in the Hamptons at Sotheby´s International Realty | Blog.

It Takes a Village: 8 Historic Homes for Sale in Calumet, Michigan’s Laurium Village

It’s not often you get the opportunity to own a piece of history, let alone eight at once. That very opportunity is currently available on the shores of Michigan’s Lake Superior. A once-in-a-lifetime package listing of historic mansions, Signature Sotheby’s International Realty agents Nicholas Asplund and Michael Kuligowski represent Laurium Village – a chance to own your own successful bed and breakfast portfolio in copper country. These homes were built during the booming golden age of copper mining in the Upper Peninsula. Continue reading It Takes a Village: 8 Historic Homes for Sale in Calumet, Michigan’s Laurium Village at Sotheby´s International Realty | Blog.

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