The following luxury homes and condos went on the market the first two weeks in September:
As the holiday season draws near, and pumpkin ales, eggnog and Champagne become abundant, it’s even more important for drivers to use good judgment about their sobriety, as well as what to do if they’re pulled over.
901 Audubon Drive
12065 Heatherdane Drive
The following luxury homes sold the last week in August and the first week in September:
Driving to Sequoia National Park from the south on California Highway 198, you traverse the flat, fertile San Joaquin Valley, often called the 'food basket of the world.' You begin your mountain ascent on The Generals Highway over continuous hairpin curves to a hiking and camping paradise almost 7,000 feet above sea level. Word to the wise: Don’t trust your GPS. You’ll still have 23 winding miles left to go from the park entrance to Wuksachi Lodge, the only lodging in the park--a beautiful mountain lodge with guest rooms located in groves of trees blending into the forest. With every modern convenience and mouth-watering high-country cuisine, you will be encountering the splendor of Mother Nature in pristine and peaceful perfection.
This 5-bedroom, 5-full and 3-half bathroom home in Ladue is listed for $2.2 million.
Scale, design, age and special details: It takes a particular combination of each of these elements to make a truly exceptional real estate listing—something St. Louis, and the Central Corridor in particular, is flush with. Read on to see the most impressive listings from some of the area’s top agents.
Pull into the circle drive of 28 Twin Springs Lane and step into a two-story traditional-style mansion with soaring ceilings, an expansive terrace and a sparkling pool, all situated on 3 private acres in a coveted Ladue neighborhood. If this is your idea of a place to call home, it could be yours.
The following luxury homes and condos went on the market the last two weeks in August:
Little House on the Prairie's Melissa Gilbert is putting her own spin on home-cooking, and will appear at a book-signing and discussion at Maryville University later this month.
The following luxury homes and condos sold the second two weeks in August:
Story: It’s 1816, and a group of young poets, philosophers and artists has gathered at Lake Geneva in Switzerland for a summer of sailing, writing and late-night conversations. With steady rain forcing them to stay inside on many days, they entertain themselves by telling old German ghost stories. This inspires one of them, George Gordon (aka Lord Byron), to propose a contest in which each of them will write a ghost story.
This 4-bedroom, 5-full and 2-half bathroom home in Frontenac is listed for $1.595 million.
The following luxury homes and condos went on the market the first two weeks in August:
Just because you have to drive the occasional carpool doesn't mean you can’t drive a fun, exciting car. There are many interesting and entertaining sporty sedans that give you the practicality of a four-door sedan with the performance and good looks of a sports car.
More than 100 national and local celebrities and 1,200 diners recently joined forces to raise $87,000 for Saint Louis Crisis Nursery at its 24th Annual Celebrity Waiters Night. Guests enjoyed happy hour and dinner at J. Gilbert’s Wood-Fired Steaks & Seafood, McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks, and BRAVO! Cucina Italiana, as celebrity waiters, including KSDK’s Heidi Glaus and Chip Walker of Wells Fargo Advisors, picked up donations at their tables. The event also included a vodka bar, silent auction and raffle. Pictured: Karen Hughes and Chip Walker
1409 Homestead Valley Drive
28 Broadview Drive
This 5-bedroom, 4-full and 1-half bathroom home in the Parkway School District is listed for $800,000.
The following luxury homes and condos sold the first two weeks in August:
Here's a typical conversation that occurs in some homes whenever a wedding invitation is received in the mail:
7 Crestwood Drive
19 Portland Drive