Few cities have been filmed, photographed or feted more than Paris. Yet, in this City of Lights, many of its most elegant residential areas are situated out of the glare.
New Zealand is known for scenery that takes one’s breath away--a enormous bonus for those living in this little corner of the South Pacific.
Montana is one of the largest states in size and sparsest in density in the United States. The population barely tops one million. Vacation home buyers looking for big sky drives and untamed outdoor adventures find it in this four-season playground of protected lands, national parks and historic sites.
A gateway city, Miami’s attractions have always been global. Sun, sand, swanky shopping and sophisticated pursuits are universal.
Madrid is the geographic center of the Iberian Peninsula but it’s also the economic, power and cultural center of Spain, Europe’s third most populous city. An increasingly international city, Madrid has a well-rated quality of life with a cost of living less expensive than other major capitals like New York, Paris and London. .
For the eco-conscious, finding a luxurious green apartment has never been easier.
From the “stars” that line Hollywood Boulevard to the miles of pristine Pacific coastline and near-perfect weather, Los Angeles County is one of the most diverse and desirable locales in all of sun-drenched Southern California. Its signature city of Los Angeles, the City of Angels, is the second most populous in the U.S. and offers plenty of cosmopolitan culture, fashion and entertainment expertly delivered in a distinctive West Coast style.
Inspired by nature and aspirational by design, luxury log homes are amenity-filled retreats that mix rustic elegance with modern appointments. There’s nothing austere about these estates.
Located in the center of the Highveld, or the high plateau region, “Joburg” is known for its dry and sunny climate and a skyline that is one of the most dramatic on the continent. The city is trendy and frenetic with a sizable ex-pat community served by several top quality international and private schools.