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Private Island Home Asks $30 Million

October 24, 2014

The home on Jumby Bay, a private island near Antigua, features beach access, outdoor games and two guest cottages.

Business Pardners on the Mega-Ranch

In a modern-day stampede, billionaire execs are buying ranches for the cattle operations, game-hunting—and to entertain clients and guests.

Donna Karan Lists in Turks and Caicos for $39 Million

The fashion designer is selling a portion of her longtime family retreat on Parrot Cay, adding to the number of high-profile properties to come to market on the small island recently.

A Big Hamptons Spread Quickly Sells

Listed for nearly $35 million, an oceanfront estate in Sagaponack has sold two months after going on the market.

In Rural Idaho, a Modern Home

A couple asked for a traditional, Tuscan-style house for their 290-acre farm. They got a contemporary vision of glass, concrete and rammed earth—and they love it

A Restored Villa on the Long Island Sound

October 23, 2014

The home, constructed in 1913, pays homage to its history while featuring modern amenities like an indoor pool

Viva Las Vegas Views

October 22, 2014

An apartment on the 43rd floor of a building named after Dean Martin includes panoramic views of the Strip.

Napa Valley Estate to List at $27.5 million

October 18, 2014

The 40-acre Pritchard Hill estate is surrounded by vineyards and offers picturesque views of the Valley

Own a Private Winery

After a career in business, some former execs are buying hobby vineyards. While they can savor the fruits of their labor, hungry caterpillars and foul weather loom.

John Legend Lists in Los Angeles for $1.995 Million

The Hollywood Hills house has three bedrooms, one of which Mr. Legend uses as a studio where he wrote and recorded several of the songs on his current album, “Love in the Future.”

A Fido-Friendly Caribbean Estate Lists for $48 Million

Dallas investor Robert Haas and his wife Candice named the home they built “Oliver’s Cove,” after the first of their many rescue dogs

Don Johnson to List in Montecito for $14.9 Million

The ‘Miami Vice’ star and his wife paid $12.5 million for the house last year

A Pennsylvania Mansion—Gargoyles and Mermaids Included

October 16, 2014

Pat Croce, former president of the Philadelphia 76ers, is auctioning off his Villanova estate

Antwerp Needs Its Space

The Belgian city’s lofts edge out historic townhouses as the most sought-after real estate; room for pools, terraces

Preservationists Stymie a Developer’s Comeback

Georgia developer Ben Carter, who is rebounding from a high-profile loss of a $400 million Atlanta project during the downturn, has run into a different kind of headache with his current plan to overhaul one of Savannah’s major commercial corridors: preservationists.

A Light and Airy Townhouse in the West Village

October 15, 2014

The four-story townhouse features Moroccan accents and a community courtyard with a colorful history

Leon Panetta on the Family Farm

The former Defense Secretary on how a fruit stand on his family’s California farm launched his career

Chicago’s West Loop Boom

Top tech firms, retailers and restaurants are moving in, bringing a spate of luxury condo developments that are attractive to urban residents looking to settle down.

Foreclosure Dispute Pits Mortgage Lenders vs. Investors

Mortgage lenders and housing investors are squaring off in Nevada over a court decision that has allowed thousands of foreclosed homes to be sold for pennies on the dollar, in a case that could have big implications on an already-tight home-loan market across the country.

Sky Views in the Mile-High City

October 14, 2014

This penthouse apartment in the Four Seasons Private Residences in Denver towers over the downtown area and features hotel amenities.