Shoulder Season

There is something to be said for shoulder season.  For those of you not familiar with the term shoulder season refers to the time between seasons, typically just before the high season of any tourist destination.  I travel a lot for work and have for years.  Typically I get to experience a lot of shoulder […]

The Windy Hills Estate Luxury Real Estate Auction

  The Windy Hills Estate will be auctioned on May 10, 2013.  This luxury home is located at 2363 Heavenly View Drive in Ooltewah, Tennessee less than a half hour from Chattanooga.  This magnificent, stately southern mansion is the most expensive mansion in the area and was originally offered for over $5 million and will […]

A Lunar Landing Beat by Beat

Ever wonder what it was like to land on the Moon?  Well know you can at least know how the heart was beating as the lunar surface neared.  Neil Armstrong’s EKG while landing on the Moon is hitting the auction block, selling to the highest bidder this month. A New Hampshire auction house will auction […]

Foreign investors prominent in Canada’s luxury real estate market – Business – CBC News

Foreign investors have a prominent and growing influence in the luxury real estate markets of Montreal, Vancouver and Toronto, a realtor survey by Sotheby’s International Realty Canada suggests. Half of the luxury home buyers in Montreal are from other countries while in Vancouver it’s 40 per cent, the Sotheby’s Top Tier Trend Report found. The […]

Historic House Blog » Georgian Estate in Wicomico, VA — “West End” — To Be Auctioned

The main residence is a four-bedroom, six-bathroom ick Georgian manor constructed in flemish bond from locally-made ick, surveyed and restored as needed by Don Peel, a restoration ick expert trained in England. The 6,207-square-foot property contains 11 fireplaces, a gourmet kitchen, liary and a master suite and bath with an oversized Jacuzzi. Three staircases and […]