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News and updates from Sotheby’s Art & Auction House: Private sales, selling exhibitions, upcoming auctions and more…

Sotheby’s Art & Home Magazine: Car Collectors Head to Monterey, Great Escapes and $100 Million Homes

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The Sycamore Valley Ranch Train Station

The Sycamore Valley Ranch Train Station

$100 Million Homes, including my Sycamore Valley Ranch listing offered at $100 Million
Vast, sprawling land, state-of-the-art amenities, inspiring panoramas and meticulously designed architecture define these homes from some of the most sought after destinations the world over. Discover the unprecedented majesty of these exclusive homes, all listed at $100 million and above.
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Car Collectors Head to Monterey
The car-collecting world has enjoyed such growth during the past decade that rarely does a week pass without a major event for classic automobiles. Yet ask any enthusiast to name the one occasion they would wish to attend more than any other, chances are they will say California’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

Explore The May Issue of ART & HOME

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Explore ART & HOME

Click here to read the May issue

It is our pleasure to introduce you to ART & HOME, the magazine jointly published by Sotheby’s and Sotheby’s International Realty. This literary collaboration showcases all the elements of an extraordinary life. Now availalbe in print, online, or on your iPad or Android tablet, it presents sophisticated content and beautiful images related to the art and real estate worlds.

Enjoy the May issue!

~Harry

 

 

 

Luxury Real Estate Headlines: 1st Week of 2014

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury real estate, home, art, collectibles, Sotheby’s auction house, jets & yachts, sports & luxury cars, and lifestyle & travel news from around the world.

Leonardo DiCaprio's Malibu Colony Home

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Malibu Colony Home

U.S. growth revised higher, economy on firmer footing – Reuters.com

As real estate technology evolves, questions about roles of major players remain – InmanNews.com

Real estate recovery sets stage for 2014 tech, acquisition boom – InmanNews.com

Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. Expands along the Monterey Peninsula, Acquires Bratty & Bluhm Real Estate in Pacific Grove – Realogy

Leonardo DiCaprio Sells Malibu Colony Spread for $17.35 Million – The Hollywood Reporter

Alhambra home where Norman Rockwell wed is for sale – Los Angeles Times Hot Property

Shoe Designer Vince Camuto In Contract to Sell Southampton Property for $75 Million – Wall Street Journal

Cinema Vanguard Award – Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio – Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Hollywood’s 3 Biggest Real Estate Sales of 2013 – Rupert Murdoch, Madonna and the Uzbek president’s daughter were behind the most talked-about deals of the year – The Hollywood Reporter

 

 

Luxury Real Estate Headlines: 3rd Week of December

Highlights from this week’s top news stories on luxury real estate, home, art, collectibles, Sotheby’s auction house, jets & yachts, sports & luxury cars, and lifestyle & travel news from around the world.

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London has three of the world’s ten most expensive properties – London Evening Standard

Sotheby’s September 2013 Significant Sales Around the World – HarryKolb.com/blog

Luxury Developers Bet Big on Ultramodern – The Wall Street Journal

U.S. economic recovery is expected to gain strength in 2014 – Los Angeles Times

Ocwen Financial Corp. reaches $2.1-billion mortgage-servicing settlement – Los Angeles Times

Billionaire David Murdock lists Bel-Air mansion at $30 million – Los Angeles Times

Sotheby’s International Realty sets up office in Dubai – gulfnews.com

Wealthy Chinese Explore Texas as a Venue to Park Wealth in U.S. Real Estate – The Sacramento Bee

William Pitt Sotheby’s looks to Chinese home buyers – ctpost.com

10 Hottest Housing Markets – CNNMoney.com

Breakfast at Sotheby’s: An A-Z of the Art World – TheEconomist.com

Sotheby’s Record Breaking Modern and Post-War British Art Sales Surpass ÂŁ7m – Artlyst.com

 

 

 

RM and Sotheby’s Offer a Century of Automotive History and Design in New York City

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DELAHAYE TYPE 135 COMPETITION COURT TEARDROP COUPÉ, 1936

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Excitement is mounting for RM Auctions and Sotheby’s Art of the Automobile sale and exhibition, November 18–21, at Sotheby’s New York. This will be the first major collector car auction to be held in Manhattan in over a decade. The sale will lift the gavel on an elite roster of 34 of the world’s finest vehicles, 18 of which are expected to garner in excess of $1 million. The catalogue spans over a century of automotive design, from a Brewster-built Vanderbilt family carriage to a modern, one-off Bugatti Veyron supercar, and celebrates the automobile as a singular achievement at the crossroads of art, technology, and innovation.

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