Fun Fact Friday: Would you like to be our “House Guest?”

Would you like to be our “House Guest?”

Sotheby’s International Realty has extended this invitation to everyone in the world who craves a life full of adventure and tranquility… not only on vacation but within their homes. They have invited a select few individuals who have agreed to share their experiences with you, in a video presentation of their stay in a few of the homes presented by Sotheby’s International Realty in 2016. This video series represents what we deserve in life and that’s a lifestyle that brings us peace, joy and fulfillment every day. We may see more videos in this series in 2017!

Why would Sotheby’s International Realty create this video series? How would this help sell my home, you may ask? The answer consists of the “desire” that we all have to build a beautiful life. The homes showcased in this video series have a special quality that is important to each of these guests and we, as real estate professionals are empowered to present your home in the same manner. We find what makes your home special and present this in many marketing platforms on an international level. Even though your home may not be included within this series, it is presented so that buyers who are seeking homes that offer a particular lifestyle, can be found with a Sotheby’s International Realty sales associate.

Now, let’s all take a moment or two to take a deep breathe and open ourselves to experience these lifestyles and homes all across the globe. You won’t be disappointed with the end result and where these will take you! Step into the shoes of these “House Guests” or in some cases, kick off your shoes and start dreaming of your life in paradise!

House Guest: Episode 1 – Kevin Red Star

As one of the most acclaimed artists of our time, Kevin Red Star, is a Native American Painter of American Indian Culture. Born and raised on the Crow Indian Nation in Lodge Grass, Montana, Kevin Red Star’s family, heritage and abundance of visual experience serve as his palette. In the first episode of Sotheby’s International Realty® | Houseguest, Kevin Red Star visits a stunning home in Weehawken, New Jersey with almost touchable views of the New York City skyline. Watch how Kevin Red Star is inspired by his new and very different surroundings to create his latest masterpiece.



House Guest: Episode 2 – Alicia and Jim Ward

As an underwater photography team, Alicia and Jim Ward thrive cooperatively to capture beautiful images of the world’s oceans.  Together they embrace challenging conditions to continuously push their creative capabilities to showcase the enchanting life beneath the surface.

In this episode of Houseguest, Alicia and Jim visit Turtle Tail, a spectacular tropical compound in Turks & Caicos located on a private peninsula. Watch how this couple discovers the dynamic fusion of home and nature found at this breathtaking estate.


House Guest: Episode 3 – Lois Najarian O’Neill

As the owner of a communications agency, Public Relations executive, Lois Najarian O’Neill is no stranger to the hustle and bustle of New York City life. She is the ultimate high-powered executive balancing a successful company while raising two children.

In this episode of Houseguest, Lois trades skyscrapers for mountains, as she visits The Berman Buckskin Ranch in Telluride, Colorado.
Watch Lois discover tranquility and explore new hobbies through her inspiring retreat in the mountains.


House Guest: Episode 4 – Joe Cicala

As the Executive Chef at Le Virtu, and the Co-Owner and Culinary Director at Brigantessa in Philadelphia, Joe Cicala regularly travels to Italy to feed his passion and research authentic local flavor that he will infuse into his cuisine. In this awe-inspiring episode of Houseguest, Joe visits Via di Cappello, a secluded villa nestled in the Florentine countryside. Watch as Joe finds inspiration for his latest recipe: Tagliatelle with Tuscan Pork Sausage and Mushroom Ragu.


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2017 Copyright Theresa M. Kraa, Realtor ®

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