CandysDirt staff meeting

It’s one of the most luxurious homes in Highland Park — or Texas — and we’ve got your ticket to tour at the next CandysDirt staff meeting.

Sitting on almost an acre at 3509 Euclid Ave., this Mediterranean villa is over 18,000 square feet of sophisticated spaces, with six bedrooms, eight full bathrooms, six half baths, four living rooms, three dining rooms, and 11 fireplaces on three stories, built in 2012.

On Thursday, Feb. 16 at 5:30 p.m., we’ll be there to take in the views and enjoy this private, luxe retreat near Armstrong and Abbot avenues in one of the toniest parts of Highland Park.

Just how exquisite is this villa? How about a wine grotto with tasting room, outdoor putting green, indoor golf simulator, sprawling 10-car garage, and a state-of-the-art gym with a steam and aromatherapy room? And the backyard is positively swoon-worthy, with a Tuscan cabana with a sitting room and private baths, sparkling swimming pool and spa, fountains, and a fire pit in the pool.

This masterpiece is the work of Fusch Architects, builder John Sebastian of Sebastian Construction Group, and Harold Leidner Landscape Architects. It is newly listed by JP Piccinini and Monica Shovlin with JP & Associates Realtors for $18 million.

How about a sneak peek before our CandysDirt staff meeting? I’d love to show you this property…

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JP and Associates

JP Piccinini launched his firm with only two associates out of his Frisco home in November 2011. Driven by a fire to be the best, four years later, he has almost 500 agents with applicants calling every day.

If you haven’t heard of this brokerage yet, you will soon: JP and Associates Realtors is the fastest growing brokerage in DFW out of all the top brokerages. They are on track to close a billion dollars of real estate in 2016, and they show no signs of slowing down (they’ve been using the hashtag #1B16 on social media to track their growth).

In the last two years, JP and Associates Realtors has grown by a jaw-dropping 1000 percent. They have had an office in Uptown for years, but now are moving to a bigger and better location for agents and clients. They also opened a Southlake office two weeks ago and a Pilot Point office last week. So that makes ten DFW offices in almost five years, in addition to Austin, Houston, and Manhattan offices. Wow.

The founder, JP Piccinini launched his firm with only two associates out of his Frisco home in November 2011. Driven by a desire to be the best in the business and create a company where productivity and service was key, JPAR now has close to 500 agents with applicants calling every day.

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