Concierge Auctions Unveils Its August/September 2017 Lineup Featuring 17 Luxury Real Estate Offerings Around The World

The robust pipeline includes a historic home in Newport, Rhode Island; a country retreat in Piedmont Triad and a European-style home on Lake Norman, both in North Carolina; a hilltop estate overlooking the Okanagan Lake in British Columbia, Canada; a retreat situated atop the cliffs of Puakea Bay on the Big Island of Hawaii; and a 530-acre Colorado ranch

Aug 18, 2017

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City-based luxury real estate marketplace Concierge Auctions is pleased to announce its latest lineup of 17 impressive real estate offerings spanning 11 U.S. states and four territories/countries. Most properties will exclusively sell via Concierge Auctions' mobile bidding app, allowing prospective buyers to bid in real time from any continent in the world. Of the 17 offerings, 13 will sell to the highest bidders Without Reserve. The latest roster of upcoming property auctions features a historic home design by William Ralph Emerson in Newport, Rhode Island; a French Provincial country estate in the heart of Piedmont Triad and a European-style home on famed Lake Norman, both in North Carolina; an impressive hilltop estate with panoramic views of the Okanagan Lake in British Columbia, Canada; a retreat situated atop the cliffs of the Puakea Bay on the Big Island of Hawaii; and a secluded ranch set on 530 acres in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

"Summer's not over yet — Concierge Auctions is offering a robust selection of luxury properties around the globe, providing premier opportunities sure to fit the definition of a private 'getaway,'" said Laura Brady, president and founder of Concierge Auctions. "We invite all real estate enthusiasts to place the winning bid on our unique and curated collection of some of the world's finest properties."

Concierge Auctions' August/September lineup features:

Newport, Rhode IslandAugust 25, 2017
The Wyndham Estate | 36 Beacon Hill Road

Set on the highest point in Newport, the historic Wyndham Estate is a classic gilded-age home built in 1890. Designed by William Ralph Emerson, a cousin of famed American poet Ralph Waldo Emerson, the mansion is considered one of Newport's finest estates, boasting 360-degree harbor and ocean views.

Set on more than four acres, the 15,865-square-foot home is comprised of an expansive master suite with a fireplace, marble clawfoot bath, private sitting room, custom walk-in closet, and dressing room; seven additional bedrooms; a library; ballroom; home theater; office; and chef's kitchen. Interior details include tiger oak hardwood and marble floors, hand-carved marble fireplaces, custom millwork, and ceiling frescoes. The secluded property also features a gated entry, manmade pond, three-tier waterfall, and manicured grounds.

Located just an hour from Providence, the prestigious beachside community of Newport is known for its world-class sailing, golf, tennis, music festivals, and five-star dining.

Originally listed for $12.9 million, The Wyndham Estate will sell Without Reserve in cooperation with Michael Sweeney of Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty.

The Triad, North Carolina and Lake Norman, North CarolinaAugust 29, 2017
1785 Slate Acres Drive and 106 Grey Lady Court

Previously listed for $2.1 million, 1785 Slate Acres Drive is a French Provincial country estate located in the heart of North Carolina's Piedmont Triad. Set on more than 11 acres, the estate features a homemade brick exterior, gated entry, newly-renovated driveway, soaring ceilings, custom millwork, hardwood floors, and four fireplaces. Accentuating an open floor plan, the 12,000-square-foot home is comprised of a master sanctuary with a marble bath, expansive dressing room, and walk-in closet; a chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry and a wine fridge; a wood-paneled den with a wet bar; a home theater; an expansive gym; and a salon/music room. Outdoor amenities include equestrian facilities, an orchard, and manicured gardens.

Previously listed for $2.75 million, 106 Grey Lady Court is a European-style home located within North Carolina's exclusive community, The Point on Lake Norman. The estate resides on more than 300 feet of Lake Norman waterfront and features a stacked stone exterior, stone courtyard entrance, walls of windows, and a wrought-iron door and railings. The impressive property is comprised of a master sanctuary with a stone fireplace, clawfoot tub, dressing room, and custom built-ins; a French Country chef's kitchen offering custom cabinetry and a walk-in pantry; a formal dining room; a 2,500-square-foot finished basement featuring a game room, second kitchen, media room, and exercise room; and a separate guest cottage. Outdoor amenities include a private dock with jet ski ramps; pool; kitchen and barbecue; and various open and covered terraces. The Point on Lake Norman, a prestigious gated community, offers access to resort-style amenities including a Greg Norman-designed golf course, tennis courts, club house with ballroom and evening space, and boat ramp and lift.

Both North Carolina properties will sell separately Without Reserve in cooperation with John-Mark M. Mitchell of Mitchell Prime Properties, who has partnered with Concierge Auctions on five prior sales and has separately represented three winning bidders.

Debbie Furr of Mitchell Prime Properties is also a co-listing agent for 106 Grey Lady Court.

East Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada — September 12, 2017
2830 East Kelowna Road

An impressive hilltop estate overlooking the Okanagan Lake in British Columbia, 2830 East Kelowna Road reveals panoramic city and lake views, and offers seamless indoor/outdoor living. Indoors, the 6,533-square-foot home presents an open floor plan and includes a master retreat with a clawfoot tub and natural stone shower; an expansive chef's kitchen made for entertaining; formal and casual dining areas; a wine cellar; study; and a den or media room. The property also comes equipped with a private guest cottage. Outdoors, the property features two saltwater pools, a hot tub, covered entertaining and dining terrace, expansive manicured lawn, and a cherry orchard.

Known as the gateway to the Okanagan Valley, the second largest wine-producing area in Canada, Kelowna is located just minutes from luscious vine-covered hills and outdoor activities including boating, finishing, hiking, and skiing.

"I fell in love with this property at first sight — the house and views are simply awe-inspiring, and our visitors have always been infinitely impressed by its warmth and prestige," stated the seller, Renee Wasylyk. "In addition to having one of the best views of the city, the home is perfect for entertaining family, friends and groups, both small and large. The proximity to the various outdoor activities and amenities are unlike no other, and has made our time in Okanagan an absolute dream." 

Previously listed for $4.65 million, the estate will sell Without Reserve in cooperation with Dave Domeij of Domeij And Associates.

"This luxurious, executive 20-acre estate has all to offer those who wish to reside and rejuvenate in the heart of the Okanagan Valley," stated Domeij. "Equipped with a private orchard overlooking the twinkling lights of nearby Kelowna and waters of the Okanagan Lake, this property truly is a relaxing oasis." 

North Kohala, Big Island, HawaiiSeptember 21, 2017
56-3083 Puakea Bay Drive

What will mark Concierge Auctions' 39th sale in Hawaii, 56-3083 Puakea Bay Drive is situated atop the cliffs of Puakea Bay and located within the exclusive gated community of Puakea Bay Estates.

The 12,927-square-foot home features nine bedrooms. The impressive master suite encompasses the entire third floor, boasting custom wood details; walk-in closets; a fitness room with a dry sauna; his-and-her bathrooms with a spa jetted tub and glass sauna shower; and a private lanai with double glass doors. The estate also includes a great room with multiple seating areas, a stone fireplace, and a wet bar with custom cabinetry; a 1,000-square-foot living room lanai; a primary kitchen designed for a private chef; a three-bedroom guest wing; an exercise room; a home office with built-in cabinets; a wine cellar that holds 2,000 bottles; and a smart home control room.

Additionally, the property includes a fully-equipped caretakers' quarters as well as a separate, two-story guest residence with its own cabana, private workout room, and three suites. Outdoor amenities include a pool, tennis court, tropical gardens, and a three-car garage.

Currently listed for $9.995 million, the property will sell Without Reserve in cooperation with Kathy Christiansen and Gayle Ching of MacArthur Sotheby's International Realty.

"This is an exciting opportunity to own an extraordinary, one-of-a-kind oceanfront estate that is not only exquisite, but also private and calming. Located in one of the most magnificent places in the United States, the property is close to some of the best kept secret spots the Big Island has to offer," stated Christiansen. "Pure luxury at its finest, this home is truly a dream."

Glenwood Springs, ColoradoSeptember 29, 2017
Inyanga Ranch

Glenwood Springs' secluded Inyanga Ranch is a 530-acre property featuring pristine Colorado landscape and a 2,000-square-foot contemporary home. Built by award-winning architect Jack Snow of RKD Architects, the two-bedroom home exudes abundant natural light with its floor-to-ceiling windows, and an ultra-modern interior. A sleek terrace overlooks the outdoor pool and fireplace. Additionally, the property includes historic guest cabins that have recently been renovated, a state-of-the-art water delivery system, 75-acres of lush grass hay, and re-seeded pastures and meadows.

Bordered on three sides by the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) land, the secluded, low-elevation property features 360-degree views of Rocky Mountain Wilderness and provides access to world-class river rafting; skiing; off-roading; paragliding; hiking; and fishing opportunities from Canyon Creek, two miles of which flow through the property, and nine acres of spring-fed ponds teeming with three species of trout.

"Situated in a premier Rocky Mountain location, Inyanga Ranch is a nature lover's paradise," stated seller Stuart Ross, who has worked with Concierge Auctions on four prior sales. "We have thoroughly enjoyed everything about the property — from the peace and tranquility that the mountains provide to the outdoor activities that connect us with nature. We will miss our valley very much, but are excited to pass it along for a new family to enjoy, while we embark on our next adventure."

Previously listed for $23 million, the property will sell Without Reserve in cooperation with Billy Long of Ranch Marketing Associates and Kelli Gardner-Marshall of Palladium Properties.

Additional upcoming auctions include:

  • Clayton, New York — 42490 Swiftwater Point — August 22, 2017
    • In cooperation with Jack Stopper of River Realty 1000. 
    • Previously Listed for $2.45 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Tahiti, French PolynesiaMotu TianoAugust 23, 2017
    • In cooperation with Maima Sylvain of Agence Maima Sylvain.
    • Currently Listed for $11.88 million. Selling At or Above $6 million.
  • Catalina Island, California — 223 Beacon — August 24, 2017
    • In cooperation with Kelly Nelson Brown of Kelly Nelson Brown Real Estate.
    • Currently Listed for $7.88 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Jackson Hole Area, WY — The Ranch | 640 Clearwater Lane — August 25, 2017
    • In cooperation with Pamela Renner of Jackson Hole Sotheby's International Realty.
    • Previously Listed for $40 million.
  • Paulden, Arizona — Feather Mountain | 28555 North Feather Mountain Road — August 29, 2017
    • In cooperation with Mike and Darby Middleton of DPR Realty.
    • Previously Listed for $2.9 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Koro Island, Fiji — Matana Plantation — Bidding Open Until August 30, 2017
    • In cooperation with Chester Rendell of New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty.
    • Previously Listed for $18.995 million. Selling At or Above $4 million.
  • Moorestown, New Jersey — 628 Windsock Way — August 31, 2017
    • In cooperation with Paul Canton III of Long & Foster Real Estate.
    • Previously Listed for $4.6 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Big Sky, Montana — Yellowstone Preserve — August 31, 2017
    • In cooperation with Martha Johnson of The Big Sky Real Estate Co.
    • Previously Listed for $39.9 million.
  • Aquebogue, North Fork/Long Island, New York — 403 Peconic Bay Boulevard — August 31, 2017
    • In cooperation with Ted Kruckel of Douglas Elliman Real Estate.
    • Previously Listed for $3.7 million. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Geneva, Switzerland — Château de Promenthoux — September 14, 2017
    • In cooperation with Alex Koch de Gooreynd and Guive Emami of Knight Frank.
    • Originally Listed for CHF50M. Selling Without Reserve.
  • Dallas/Fort Worth, Area, Texas — 107 Nueces Trail — September 21, 2017
    • In cooperation with John Zimmerman of Briggs Freeman Sotheby's International Realty.
    • Never Before Offered for Sale. Selling Without Reserve.

As part of Concierge Auction's Key for Key giving program in partnership with Giveback Homes, each of these sales will result in a new home built for a family in need. The firm's commitment will equate to over 100 homes through the balance of this year. Many of the projects will be concentrated in Nicaragua, where the need for safe housing is critical.

Concierge Auctions offers a commission to the buyers' representing real estate agents. See Auction Terms and Conditions for full details. For more information on any of these auctions, or if you have a remarkable property to submit for consideration to the Concierge Auctions platform, call 212.202.2940.

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