July 19, 2018

WORTH A MENTION: The Razor House In La Jolla, CA


The infamous "Razor House" in La Jolla, CA is a visually stunning 10,240 square foot architectural masterpiece that was designed by San Diego-based Wallace E. Cunningham. It should be noted that Cunningham has made the "AD100" list three times (2004, 2007, and 2010) and was also featured in Robb Report's "Top 30 Designers" in 2007. Completed in 2007, Razor House (named after the Razor Point trail) is constructed from white polished concrete and its expansive floor-to-ceiling glass sections offers boundless views of the ocean and surrounding landscape. It features four bedrooms and six bathrooms, a subterranean garage, and an infinity edge pool that appears to flow into the Pacific Ocean. See more pics below of this astounding contemporary mansion.

July 18, 2018

11,000 Square Foot Ocean View Home In Kilauea, HI


Built in 2001 and situated on 1.25 acres of land, this beautiful mansion in Kilauea, HI boasts priceless ocean and mountain views. It features approximately 11,159 square feet of living space with three bedrooms, six full and two half bathrooms, foyer with staircase, living room with vaulted ceiling, formal dining room with curved glass wall, gourmet kitchen, breakfast room, home theater, wine cellar, indoor endless pool, billiards room, and a four-car garage.  Outdoor features include a gated entrance, koi and waterlily pond with marble bridge, gazebo, patios, BBQ kitchen with pizza oven, two free form infinity edge swimming pools, and a lagoon-style sandy beach. The property also includes a 5,000 square foot detached showroom fit for a car collector.

July 14, 2018

6,000 Square Foot Two-Story Penthouse In Vancouver, BC, Canada


Posted at the top of the Pacific Rim Hotel in Vancouver, BC, Canada, this two-level modern penthouse boasts architectural and interior designs by one of Canada's premier firms. It features approximately 6,652 square feet of living space with four bedrooms, five bathrooms, private elevator access, floating vertebrae staircase, two-story great room with floor-to-ceiling windows, open concept dining room, gourmet kitchen, and family room, upper level media room, exercise room, and an office/wardrobe room.  Outdoor features includes over 2,900 square feet of terraces to take in city, mountain, and water views.

36,000 Square Foot Mediterranean-Inspired Mega Mansion In Los Angeles, CA


Located in the posh Bel Air area of Los Angeles, CA and situated on a flat 1.1 acre of land, this Mediterranean-style super mansion was originally built in 1927 and modernized to today's exquisite standards. It features approximately 36,000 square feet of living space with eight bedrooms, 20 bathrooms, two-story foyer with rotunda-style stair hall and winding staircase, a secondary stair hall with floating staircase, three elevators, formal living and dining rooms, gourmet kitchen with double free form islands, breakfast room, family room with fireplace and wet bar. The expansive 20,000 square foot lower level includes a lounge with two glass-enclosed wine cellars, wet bar, game room, home theater, two-lane bowling alley, exercise room, resort-style indoor swimming pool with massage room, sauna and steam baths, garage, and much more. Outdoor features include two gated entrances, terrace with fountain, patio with fountain, BBQ kitchen, swimming pool with spa, and a pool house.

July 13, 2018

15,000 Square Foot French Nomandy-Style Mansion In Bryn Mawr, PA


This stately French Normandy stone mansion in Bryn Mawr, PA was built in 2009 and is situated on 1.84 acres of land. It features approximately 15,000 square feet of living space with six bedrooms, nine full and three half bathrooms, foyer with vaulted ceiling, two-story stair hall with floating staircase, elevator, rear staircase, formal living and dining rooms, gourmet kitchen with exposed wood beams, breakfast room, family room with fireplace, expansive lower level with media/billiard room, wet bar, wine cellar, and home gym, and garage parking for four cars. There is also a separate one-bedroom carriage house with bathroom and kitchen. Outdoor features include a motor court, porte-cochere, rear terrace with fireplace, patio, gardens, pool house, and a salt water swimming pool with spa.

July 12, 2018

Hines Ward's Re-Listed 15,000 Square Foot Stucco Mansion In Atlanta, GA


Former NFL star Hines Ward has once again listed his David Grace-designed mansion in Atlanta, GA. Built in 2008 and situated on just over two acres of land, the Architectural Digest-featured home offers approximately 15,878 square feet of living space with eight bedrooms, seven full and five half bathrooms, two-story foyer, a U-shaped floating staircase, elevator, two-story great room with see-through fireplace, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar, breakfast area, family room with fireplace, home office with fireplace, lower level recreation room with wet bar and media room, lounge, poker room, billiards room, trophy room, exercise room, and garage parking for six cars. Outdoor features include a gated entrance, porte-cochere, motor court, balconies, terrace and covered patio with fireplaces, expansive pool patio, free-form swimming pool with spa, grotto, fire pit, cabana with BBQ kitchen, and a basketball court.

July 10, 2018

Newly Built 5,000 Square Foot Oceanfront Home In Haiku, HI


This newly built oceanfront home in Haiku, HI is situated on two acres of land with panoramic views of the ocean. It features approximately 5,239 square feet of living space with four bedrooms, four full and one half bathrooms, foyer with two floating staircases, two-story great room with media center and wet bar, gourmet kitchen with double islands, dining lanai, home office, and a two-car garage. There is also a one bedroom, one bathroom living unit above the garage. Outdoor features include a motor court, covered front porch, covered patio, fire pit, and a infinity edge swimming pool with spa.

23,000 Square Foot Waterfront Mega Mansion In Fort Lauderdale, FL


Situated on acre of land with 665' of waterfront on three sides, this Mediterranean-inspired mega mansion in Fort Lauderdale, FL was built in 2004 by expert craftsmen and boasts approximately 23,859 square feet of living space. Interior features include nine bedrooms, 10 full and six half bathrooms, two-story rotunda-style foyer with double staircase, elevator, formal living room with fireplace, formal dining room, expansive two-story gathering room with stone fireplace and wood-paneled media center, a media room, gourmet kitchen, breakfast nook with built-in seating, butler's pantry, billiards room with fireplace, wood-paneled home office with fireplace, hair salon, garage parking for seven cars, and much more. Outdoor features include two gated entrances, breezeway, balconies, covered and open patios, and a resort-style 102' free form swimming pool with spa, swim up BBQ grill/bar gazebo, rock waterfall, water slide, and grotto. 

July 8, 2018

31,000 Square Foot Villa-Inspired Mega Mansion In Los Angeles, CA


Situated on just over an acre of land on South Mapleton Drive in Los Angeles, CA, this Italian villa-inspired home is a few doors down from the famed Playboy Mansion and boasts monumental scale. The mega mansion was built in 1993 and modernized to today's standard. It features approximately 31,624 square feet of living space with six bedrooms, nine full and two half bathrooms, foyer with soaring 27' ceiling and twin winding staircases, elevator, two formal living rooms (one with fireplace), formal dining room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace, Bulthaup-designed gourmet kitchen with breakfast area and media center, family room, two-story wood-paneled library with fireplace, billiard room, upper level sitting room, lower level 3,400-bottle glass-enclosed wine cellar, wet barhome theater and concession area, indoor pool, spa lounge, home gym, four-car garage, and so much more. Outdoor features include a gated entrance, motor court, terraces, covered and open patios, fireplace, pergola, formal gardens, and swimming pool with spa.

July 7, 2018

9,000 Square Foot Contemporary-Style Mansion In Ann Arbor, MI


Affectionately known as "Ever After", this breathtaking brick and stone contemporary-style mansion in Ann Arbor, MI is the home of outgoing Toys "R" Us CEO Dave Brandon. Situated on over 4.5 wooded acres and overlooking sprawling Barton Pond, the home was designed by Young &  Young Architects and built in 1998. It features approximately 9,648 square feet of living space with six bedrooms, seven full and five half bathrooms, foyer with vaulted ceiling, stair hall with floating staircase, elevator, formal dining room with skylight, great room with fireplace and vaulted ceiling, gourmet kitchen with butler's pantry and stainless steel appliances, family room/breakfast room combination with fireplace and media center, sun room with BBQ station, lower level home office, family room with wet bar/kitchenette and game area, wine cellar, home theater, fully equipped home gym with hot tub, steam room, and sauna, and garage parking for seven vehicles. Outdoor features include a gated entrance, motor court with sculpture fountain, covered porch, terraces, covered and open patios, and a fire pit.