Sotheby’s International Realty

On Cape Cod Is One of New England’s Quintessential Vacation Spots

By Jon Anderson / July 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

As a child, my family piled into the car for a summer beachfront vacation on the shores of Cape Cod. The drive from Chicago was as you might expect when two children and a dog are in the back seat.  The dog often stood between us looking out of the windshield while my brother and […]

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Become Sherlock’s Watson in Marylebone Penthouse in London

By Jon Anderson / March 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

There’s nothing seemingly historic about this duplex penthouse on the 13th and 14th floors of Marathon House, a modern-ish high-rise in London (Map). Thankfully for someone who loves big views, modern buildings are not the issue in London that it can be in Paris where old almost always beats new. For those not familiar with Marylebone […]

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Tomball Doctor Mad at Houstonia Magazine for “Disgusting” Biracial Realtor’s Ad… Really?

By Candy Evans / August 1, 2015 / 7 Comments

There is a print pub in Houston called Houstonia Magazine.  Seems the Ashton-Martini Group of agents at Martha Turner Sotheby’s International ran an ad in the magazine — the ad above (photo credit to Chris Skiles) and a couple of subscribers to the magazine got miffed. What bothered them? They were upset that the ad depicted […]

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It’s Back! A French Country Retreat (Formerly Known as Champ D’Or) Hits Market Bigger & Better for $17.5

By Candy Evans / July 11, 2015 / 2 Comments

  You do remember this estate up in Hickory Creek, the stunning French magnifique modeled after Vaux-le-Vicomte, a chateau on the outskirts of Paris, France? It’s enormous: 48,000 square feet now on 39 acres. Originally built by CellStar Corp. founder Alan H. Goldfield and his wife, Shirley, the estate known as Champ d’Or (or “Gold Field”) […]

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Featured Realtor: Gia Marshello Has Sage Advice For Buyers and Sellers

By Joanna England / July 9, 2015 / 0 Comments

We are absolutely thrilled to feature Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty Vice President Gia Marshello today. Why? Well, besides the fact that she’s just about the nicest person on the planet, she’s also immensely successful and absolutely down-to-earth at the same time. How is that possible? Seriously, we want to know! A native of New […]

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Downs Lake Contemporary is Sleek, Sexy, and Bright

By Joanna England / March 2, 2015 / 0 Comments

Curves and lines, glamor and masculinity, this home is so perfect that anyone could fall in love with it. Yes, this gorgeous contemporary in Downs Lake has such broad appeal that we are certain it is as close to perfection as any contemporary can get. We really have to applaud the amazing design and build […]

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