2012 was a year of growth for our network with a reported 9% increase in office count worldwide and 30% year-over-year increase in U.S. transaction sides closed. The final month of the year produced top sales in The Hamptons, Aspen and Cape Cod. Here is a taste of December’s Significant Sales.
1. Sotheby’s International Realty - Bridgehampton Brokerage | $23,500,000 | New York, USA
Located on an exquisite 18 acres that border the Sagaponack Nature Conservancy Preserve, this home quietly reflects the subtle tones of the area’s indigenous sea and farm landscape. Suffused with streaming sunlight and offering clean, graceful, generous proportions, the warm and welcoming house is completely private and protected in a lovely stretch of Sagaponack. With the landscape design created two decades ago, the gardens now offer mature growth trees and plantings in a natural garden plan that provides extraordinary 360-degree expansive views.
2. Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty | $20,750,000 | Colorado, USA
With 2.4 acres of total privacy in the downtown core of Aspen, this home is adjacent to the Aspen Club and on the banks of the Roaring Fork River. This magnificent Tuscan-style estate was designed with an exceptional attention to detail, incorporating the finest finishes, wood beam accents, unique wall coverings and fireplace surrounds, custom stonework and reclaimed hardwood floors.
3. Sotheby’s International Realty - Osterville Brokerage | $19,500,000 | Massachusettes, USA
On Cape Cod’s renowned private island, Oyster Harbors, this extraordinary estate encompasses more than 26 acres of private, secure peninsula and is one of the most significant parcels on the entire East Coast of the United States. It offers nearly 1,000 feet of shorefront as well as spectacular views of the Seapuit River, Sampson’s Island and beyond to Nantucket Sound. A nearly 7,000 square foot main residence featuring substantial guest and staff quarters is nestled on over seven exquisitely landscaped acres.