Luxury Outlook 2023
An ambitious exploration into high-end residential markets across the globe.
Waking up on the wrong side of the bed is practically impossible in these luxurious suites, where windows present stunning city skylines, rosy sunsets, and the sea.
San Francisco, California | Gregg Lynn, Sotheby’s International Realty – San Francisco Brokerage
Glass walls on three sides of this dazzling home in San Francisco’s Russian Hill display cinematic 270-degree vistas of the skyline, multiple landmarks, and the bay. The floor plan consists of fluid public spaces in a clever configuration for living and entertaining. In the owner’s suite, pocket partitions expand the views, which sweep to the north and west and encompass the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. The building is an expertly staffed full-service cooperative offering numerous amenities, including a swimming pool with a retractable glass roof.
Palm Beach, Florida | Kourtney Pulitzer, Sotheby’s International Realty – Palm Beach Brokerage
Both bedrooms of this relaxing 1,668-square-foot condominium enjoy uninterrupted views of swaying palms, the sun-soaked beach, and the alluring ocean waters. The open floor plan includes living and dining spaces giving way to a breezy terrace. The charming eat-in kitchen and the two elegant baths boast clean lines as well as fine fixtures and finishes. The building, which is steps from the attractions of Palm Beach on legendary Worth Avenue, offers a heated pool, a sundeck, beach access, and a fitness room.
Beverly Hills, California | Janelle Friedman, Sotheby’s International Realty – Pacific Palisades Brokerage
In this striking residence designed by architect Zoltan Pali, walls of glass afford an impressive panorama that sweeps from the Griffith Observatory and the Hollywood sign to the Getty Center and the ocean. Living, dining, and kitchen spaces connect through Fleetwood doors to a covered patio with a fire pit. The owner’s wing occupies the entire upper level and includes two baths and walk-in closets, a media room with a bar, an office, a terrace, and expanses of windows for reveling in the far-reaching views.
New York, New York | Matthew J Perceval & Nikki Field, Sotheby’s International Realty – East Side Manhattan Brokerage
Floor-to-ceiling windows offer grand skyline views throughout this inviting three-bedroom home in Madison Square Park Tower. The light-flooded owner’s bedroom enjoys truly breathtaking southerly vistas that include the Freedom Tower and the Statue of Liberty. In addition to its seamless design, the residence boasts wide-plank oak flooring, a Kraus home automation system, and radiant-heated flooring in all baths. The building provides a comprehensive collection of amenities, from a fitness center to a playroom, a library, a game room, and a grilling terrace.
Santa Fe, New Mexico | Roberta Lowe, Matt Sargent, and Paul McDonald, Sotheby’s International Realty – Santa Fe – Main Downtown Brokerage
Perched on a premier estate site in a desirable neighborhood north of downtown Santa Fe, this striking three-bedroom home features a contemporary floor plan and majestic mountain vistas. Public spaces flow effortlessly to a dramatic patio with a gas grill, a pizza oven, and a fire pit. One of two bedrooms, the private owner’s suite includes a luxurious bath, a walk-in closet, a fitness room with a sauna, and a wide window and sliding glass doors affording a mesmerizing outlook on the Sangre de Cristos.