Im fortunateto see some truly exceptional real estate in the Boston real estate market. And as part of theSothebys International Realty network, Im also exposed to remarkable properties beyond Boston. Lets take a look at some spectacularurban oasis homes, here in Boston and around the United States. Whether youre looking for your own oasis in the heart of Boston or dreaming about owning a second home in another metropolitan area, these homes courtesy of my Sothebys affiliates are sure to please.
Boston, Massachusetts This is an extremely rare opportunity to acquire a 3,100 square foot home in the heart of Boston's Back Bay.This meticulously renovated floor-through residence is in the historic Beacon Exeter Apartments, a premiere waterside cooperative. The residence boasts direct elevator access, spacious, sun-filled living room with idyllic views of The Charles River, Cambridge and Boston. It has an elegant dining room, comfortable den, new chef's kitchen and butler's pantry with top of the line appliances, cabinetry and Corian counters, 4 fireplaces with antique mantels, 3 plus bedrooms, home office, 3 full bathrooms, including huge master suite with a spa-like marble bathroom and 2 expansive walk-in closets. This home features a flexible floor plan, 34 windows on 4 sides, hardwood floors, custom molding and built-ins throughout. There is new AC,2 parking places, private storage, concierge and live-in superintendent. Pets allowed with approval. This is an exceptionally well maintained building.For more information on this Boston condo, click here. $3,950,000
Chicago, IL This stunning 4,000 square foot home at the infamous Waldorf Residences hasforever views. It's anentertainer's paradise featuring ten foot ceilings, huge living room, dining room, kitchen, family room, large den/office, and two terraces. It has marvelous custom finishes throughout. The kitchen features aneat-in breakfast room, island, large walk-in pantry, full size Sub-Zero wine refrigerator, beverage center, high end cabinets, appliances and stone.The indulgent master suite hasthree walk-in closets, and expansive sleeping room with fireplace and private terrace. The master bath hasall natural stone, huge walk-in shower, luxury Jacuzzi tub, heated floors and two oversized vanities. There is a Complete Control four audio/visual system. Waldorf Hotel amenities include state of the art spa, exercise room, pool, in-room dining and the widely anticipated new Michael Mina restaurant. Two parking spaces are included with option to valet or self park. This home is currently set as a two bedroom with huge office/den and can easily convert to three or four bedroom.For more information on this luxurious Chicagohome, click here. $4,725,000
Dallas, TXAn elevator takes you to your own private entryway in adazzling home in one of the city's most iconic, beautiful condominium towers. This magnificent, 3,309-square-foot unit on the 20th floor of the 42-story Museum Tower building is in the Dallas Arts District.The home is distinguished by its tall ceilings, white and grey walls, marble and hardwood floors, and unobstructed, stunning views. To the north and west are the gleaming skyscrapers of Uptown and Downtown Dallas. Just below, you see Klyde Warren Park and other facilities in what now is the nation's largest contiguous arts district. With two bedrooms and a study, two and a half baths, open living and dining areas, a butler's pantry, an oversized laundry room, and a state-of-the-art kitchen, the residence is a spectacular oasis in the heart of the bustling city.The kitchen'smodern amenities include a Miele refrigerator, cooktop, and wine fridge. The home's beautiful wall coverings all are museum-quality, with some by Innovations and others by Phillip Jeffries. The spacious master bedroom boasts a large walk-in closet, as well as access to a dramatic wrapped outdoor terrace. "Smart-home" technology controls everythingfrom lights to sound to the A/Cwith the flick of a switch.The ultra-sleek Museum Tower, designed by visionary architect Scott Johnson, was modeled after the simple classic lines of a Greek Doric column. Residents of the building are privy to a long list of outstanding services and amenitiesincluding 24/7 valet and concierge services, dog walking, an owners lounge, a business center, an 80-foot pool with cabanas and hot tub, a bocce ball court, a Zen garden, a private dog park, and a fitness center with a yoga/Pilates studio. Additional available fee-based services include housekeeping, auto detailing, and food delivery.For more information on this Dallas urban oasis, click here. $2,945,000
Washington, DCThis impressive residence offers 4,500 square feet of living spaceon two levels, with abundant natural light from four exposures, and elegant interior design elements by Barry Dixon.A private elevator opens to a flowing first floor plan including an entry gallery, a living room with a backlit onyx wall, formal dining room, family room, library, and an expansive kitchen with marble counters and top of the line appliances.A curving staircase leads up to 3bedrooms and 3bathrooms, including a master suite with his and hers closets and a large bath. A private outdoor space includes two main level balconies plus a long terrace off the second level.This home has an integrated audio system, high tech climate control, motorized shades, 3-car garage parking, a massive storage room, and 24-hour front desk. For more information on this beautiful urban West End Washington DC home, click here. $6,500,000 I can handle your real estate needs here in Boston as well as globally. As always, if you have questions about buying or slling homes in Boston or beyond, please call me at617-584-9790, orsend me an email via the linkbelow.
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