Joe Wertz

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$3.95 Million For NYC Hotelier’s Oyster Bay Cove Estate

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A property quaint enough to be cast in television’s “Martha Stewart Living,” the Holly Court Estate in Oyster Bay Cove, N.Y., is a colonial-style complex that comes with a tennis court and two onsite cottages. The 5-bed/9.5-bath high-ceilinged home is owned by hotelier Paul Stallings,...

$4.25 Million Pinecrest Home Manages What Miami Can’t

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Inland and only a few miles southwest of Miami, this $4.25 million estate in Pinecrest has an abundance of what waterfront properties lack — actual land. With almost one-and-a-quarter acres of landscaped Florida real estate, the 8,700-square-foot home has plenty of room to spread out into a...

$13.4 Million Vanderbilt-sized Waterfront Austin Home

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A enormous Austin home inspired by turn-of-the-century cottage-styled mansions in Newport, R.I, this waterfront estate was designed to honor the Vanderbilt’s iconic New England “Breakers” compound with historically accurate architecture elements and handcrafted detailing. The meticulous...

Virginia Mega-mansion Inflates Amidst Sagging Housing Bubble

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Contrary to the downward arc traced by much of the country’s real estate market right now, the 16,000-square-foot estate on Basil road in McLean, Va., looks likely to fetch slightly less than double what it sold for just four years ago. The house was purchased for $8,727,327 in 2005, then the...