Mega estates are making a comeback. Gardens and backyard settings are being re-envisioned. Luxury medical concierges are the next big wellness trend. Art is now a socially distant, immersive experience. Our lives have been completely reimagined in the wake of the pandemic. The stories covered in the spring issue offer a glimpse into this new…

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A landmark listing in Pasadena has just hit the market for $48 million. Nestled on a private cul-de-sac mere steps from the prestigious Langham Huntington Hotel, the historic, gated compound rests on nearly 2.5 acres of parkland. All combined, the property comprises two turnkey structures with seven bedrooms, 18 bathrooms and 32,500 square feet of…

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The following is a guest post by Chief of Organized Living & NorthStar Moving Company Co-Founder Laura McHolm Designing a backyard pool is an intimidating project. Safety is, of course, first and foremost. However, we all desire a pool oasis that is serene and beautiful. Creating a family pool that is both safe and aesthetically…

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Welcome to the coastal Connecticut town of Westport, home to the traditional shingle house. This chic, exquisitely 2016-built custom home designed by Lucien Vita takes the architectural vernacular of its inspiring seaside surrounds seriously. Boasting some of the best water views in Westport, the sprawling, 11,411 square-foot feng shui residence was oriented to take maximum…

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South Carolina’s Lowcountry conjures up visions of shrimp boats and palmetto trees mixed with dreamy front porches filled with rocking chairs and pitchers of sweet tea. For some, the grace and grit of the Southern lifestyle is the ultimate real estate fantasy, where hospitality, culture and a rich ecosystem that encompasses beautiful beaches, rivers and…

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Hurricane season is expanding and sea waters are rising, but the desire for waterfront living is stronger than ever. For many people, living on the water simply requires an understanding of the risks, coupled with the ability to suspend any associated fear. Miami-based Arkup LLC has a very luxe alternative. The Arkup 75 (so named…

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The ocean view estate: Breathtakingly rare, perpetually sought-after. In Malibu, these properties hold even more cachet — especially if they come with a prestigious address on Pacific Coast Highway (or “PCH” as locals call it). This stunning Malibu offering is one such property. In addition to its enviable position along PCH with a front-row seat…

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The Gold Coast of Chicago may seem worlds apart from the English countryside. Yet, when you first step inside the 3,500-square-foot apartment on East Lake Shore Drive, you feel transported to a pastoral fantasy in which grand entrance halls greet you at the front door and dramatic archways usher you into plush spaces decorated with…

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If privacy is what you seek then privacy is what you’ll get with this “Zen” Maui retreat compound. Situated in a small exclusive gated community on nearly an acre, the legacy estate is mere steps away from Makena “Big” Beach, one of the largest undeveloped white sand beaches within a state park, protected from development.…

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