When Art Finds Its Home: A Collection of Luxury Residences with Custom Art Pieces

When Art Finds Its Home: A Collection of Luxury Residences with Custom Art Pieces

For the collector, art is a top of mind consideration when purchasing a home, whether it’s grand wall space, custom built-ins, or a dedicated gallery space to showcase select pieces. Some connoisseurs take their passion one step further, incorporating art into their home’s design through custom works of art crafted to perfectly suit a property. From stunning entryways and dining rooms to gorgeous outdoor entertaining spaces, explore a collection of…

Celebrating Our Anniversary!

Celebrating Our Anniversary!

On this day one year ago, we affiliated with the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand. Since developing into Beacon Sotheby’s International Realty, your luxury real estate specialists servicing the Lake Michigan and West Michigan markets, we have had a whirlwind year. From the expansion of our Downtown Holland office to adding new members to our team of experienced agents and participating in global events with Sotheby’s International Realty®, we recognize the remarkable…

New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | November 2017

New & Notable Luxury Properties for Sale | November 2017

From a family country home in the Netherlands to a secluded island paradise in Roatan, last month’s collection of exceptional properties for sale feature homes from some of the world’s finest locales. Price Upon Request | North Holland, Netherlands | Netherlands Sotheby’s International Realty This impressive, architect-designed, family country home built in 1930 has a thatched roof and a south-facing garden. Located in truly extraordinary surroundings with direct access to the Gooisch nature…

Holidays Near the Lakeshore

Holidays Near the Lakeshore

It’s that time of year again: trees trimmed, stockings hung, chestnuts roasting… you know the drill. In the midst of shopping, wrapping, decorating, baking, and giving, it’s easy to miss the festivities happening all around you. This year, plan early and don’t let the season pass you by! Take advantage of these merry and bright holiday events happening around the lakeshore. Have a favorite? See an event we missed? Let…

Classic Kitchens

Classic Kitchens

Fresh ingredients, artfully crafted recipes, and memorable moments with family and friends come together inside of culinary experiences – all of which find their start in the kitchen. From New York to New Zealand, create an unforgettable meal in these classic kitchens. $9,850,000 USD | Millbrook, New York | Heather Croner Real Estate Sotheby’s International Realty Meticulous planning by noted architect Paul Gleicher has repurposed these beautiful early agricultural barns…

Luxury Real Estate Headlines: November 2017

Luxury Real Estate Headlines: November 2017

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury and global real estate, art, collectibles and home. $4,950,000 USD | Holland, Michigan | Beacon Sotheby’s International Realty  This Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home is connected by tunnel to a 30-car garage that spans about 10,000 square feet A Michigan Property Where the Car Is King – Wall Street Journal Healdsburg Victorian farmhouse asks $5.4 million – Curbed 6 perfect homes for golf enthusiasts – The Week…

Featured Listing | Distinctive Lake Macatawa Residence

Featured Listing | Distinctive Lake Macatawa Residence

Open the doorway to sophistication in this custom built Mike Schaap Builders home. Located on Lake Macatawa, the beauty of the lakeshore rivals unique design and savvy details throughout. 1095 South Shore Drive, Holland, MI | $3,495,000 Intriguing elements are featured in the home, including remarkable fireplace with captivating views of the lake, perfect to cozy up to and watch the boats roll by. In the kitchen, a butler pantry…

LIVE | Farm & Ranch

LIVE | Farm & Ranch

From the $58 million Four Peaks Ranch in Snowmass, Colorado to a boutique Stellenbosch vineyard estate in South Africa, discover four enthralling farm and ranch properties offering one-of-a-kind experiences. $58,500,000 USD | Snowmass, Colorado | Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty Taking its name from surrounding Snowmass Mountain, Capitol Peak, Mount Daly, and Mount Sopris, Four Peaks Ranch is the consummate mountain sanctuary. Once inside the gate, a world of unique splendor and beauty awaits.…

Extraordinary Properties | Waterfront Listings

Extraordinary Properties | Waterfront Listings

As the weather gets more and more gray by the day, we’re reminiscing on warmer times: plopped on a beach, sand between our toes, and a cool down in the lake just three or four short steps away. To get us through these chilly months, we suggest planning for a summer on the lake. And what better way than to admire these homes situated on the calming waters of both…

Come Sail Away | The Yachting Lifestyle

Come Sail Away | The Yachting Lifestyle

For sailors, life coalesces around all things blue. It is a world of freedom, challenges and discoveries. There’s nothing quite like the thrill of leaning into the wind, whether it’s for a race or for the distant shores of a quiet anchorage. Price Upon Request | Whitsundays, Queensland, Australia | Queensland Sotheby’s International Realty Sailing is a passion, a lifestyle and a community, where people can’t wait to set sail…