Luxury Outlook 2023
An ambitious exploration into high-end residential markets across the globe.
In the coveted Riverbend neighborhood of Palm City, this spacious five-bedroom estate allows for the consummate Florida lifestyle, with a sun-washed terrace, a pool and spa, and a fire pit along with access to the ocean via a community dock. Its 5,616 square feet of stylish, light-filled living space encompasses five bedrooms, a chef’s kitchen with a breakfast area and a walk-in pantry, an inviting family room, a loft with a balcony, and a formal dining room with a dramatic wine display wall.
Occupying three floors of a stately historic Upper East Side townhouse, this handsome three-bedroom residence has been meticulously renovated while retaining elegant vintage details. Highlights include a gallery with a gas fireplace boasting its original black marble mantel, a living room with soaring ceilings and a wood-burning fireplace, a dining room with original paneling and a period stained-glass window, a kitchen with superior appliances, a library with a wet bar and garden access, and a wine-tasting room with a 1,356-bottle capacity.
This chic Houston home encourages alfresco living and entertaining with terraces on three levels, an outdoor kitchen, a pool and spa, a fire pit, and a putting green. Indoor entertaining is equally effortless thanks to a game room with a wet bar and a beverage refrigerator and an open-plan great room that includes a sleek kitchen, a living area with a gas fireplace and a floor-to-ceiling window overlooking the pool, and a dining area with a handsome wall of built-in storage and full-size wine chillers.
This modern Porter Ranch residence was designed for sophisticated Southern California festivities. The heart of the five-bedroom home is a collection of diverting spaces that includes a chef’s kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, a dedicated home theater, a wet bar, and a wine room ideal for showcasing and sampling from a prized collection. The backyard is a sybaritic delight featuring swings suspended over a swimming pool, a spa, a waterfall, a fire pit, and a sunken outdoor kitchen with a built-in grill and a pizza oven.