As part of the Sothebys International Realty network, Im privileged to see some truly exceptional real estate every day, both here in the Boston real estate market and beyond. In this blog post Im going to showcase some listings that are new to the market, courtesy of some of my affiliations here in Boston and beyond. These homes may vary greatly in style, but they are all exceptional properties.So whether youre looking for your own piece ofBoston real estateor dreaming about owning abroad, these homes are sure to please. If youre ever looking for real estate, please consider me your resource whether youre looking here in Boston or beyond.Boston - This magnificent single floor residence in the heart of Beacon Hill defines luxury living. Custom appointed finishes and meticulous attention to detail, this desirable floor plan features 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. Twelve-foot ceilings enhance the grandeur and elegance of the vast living room, dining room and kitchen. Rarely found in Beacon Hill these homes have numerous floor-to-ceiling windows, which invite an abundance of natural light. The common landscaped terrace showcases panoramic city views. Other amenities include direct-access deeded onsite garage parking and a concierge. Estimated completion date of Fall 2016.. Extensive finish package provided upon request. For more information on this exceptional example of Boston real estate, click here.Mexico -Discover Casa Rana, a contemporary one-of-a kind restoration of a classic San Miguel colonial home. After a painstaking 4-year restoration, this historical property now provides light and flowing spaces, using a sublime and subtle play of materials and textures. With each turn and in every corner of this delightful home you will be awestruck by the incredible details and the views framed by windows, doors or mirrors. There is nothing less than the highest quality European fittings and furniture; Bang & Olufsen entertainment and sound system, Phillip Stark fittings, B&B Italia wall units, a Flexform sectional sofa, and a stunning contemporary Italian kitchen by Comprex with a sub-zero refrigerator, Miele cookers, and SMEG dishwasher.The indoor spaces flow seamlessly to the many outdoor terraces, alive with the sound of a fountain, and rooftop gardens filled with bamboos, lavender and olives. At night this home transforms into a stunning space, with evocative lighting and a chic outdoor lounge with ambient sound and seating areas offering incredible views of the Parroquia, valley and mountains. For more information on this amazing property, click here.California -Set in the rolling Blackhawk Hills under Mt. Diablo is this palatial Mediterranean-style estate with extravagant, open living spaces. The exquisite home design implements marble flooring, stately columns, towering box-coved ceilings, thick crown molding, rotunda room entries, and massive picture windows to showcase the scenic surroundings. This home is built for sophisticated living and comes alive for large gatheringshost parties, graduations, and even weddingsall in the exclusive Blackhawk community. For more information on this lovely estate, click here.Costa Rica -This unique and flawlessly designed Italian villa by renowned architect Ronald Zurcher, is located in Pinares, an exclusive and private neighborhood in the east side of San Jose, Costa Rica. It is perfect setting for a family that enjoys confortable areas and cool weather.The main house features grand reception rooms, spacious bedrooms, marble and wooden floors, high ceilings and unique finishings. An adjacent and dethatched unit, of approximately 145 m2, can be used as a guesthouse, game room or fitness room.Classic European gardens adorned by a reflecting pool and kiosk are a perfect setting to enjoy the views.The property also has an adjacent lot that can be of interest for the future owner to acquire. For more information on this home, click here.