Author: Kelly Potts

5 Workouts With A View

A gym is more than a place to workout; it’s a refuge for both physical and mental wellness. By Samantha Myers These gyms are luxurious spaces specifically designed with views to enhance your health and fitness experience, such as a tranquil seascape to provide solace in between reps or an invigorating cityscape to give you that workout motivation. Oceana Bal Harbour — Bal Harbour, Florida The gym at Oceana Bal Harbour features luxury at its finest, with pool-facing views of both the Atlantic Ocean and a multimillion-dollar Jeff Koons’ sculpture that rests in the courtyard. The fitness center has a...

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Going Global: The Most Expensive Penthouse in Isreal

In Tel Aviv’s exclusive and historic Jaffa, The Penthouse at W Tel Aviv Hotel is listed for 160 million NIS (about $41 million USD). By Kirsten Niper Designed by British architect John Pawson, this penthouse enjoys stunning views of Jaffa’s ancient port and the Mediterranean Sea. To be completed this fall, the spacious penthouse spans 16,178 square feet of living space on the entire top floor, plus a 786-square-foot terrace with views of the sea. “The Penthouse displays upscale design, combined with high livability. We have been in partnership with esteemed designer John Pawson since his design of the...

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Fabulous Finds: Pacific Heights Welcomes The Pacific

San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood unveils its first significant new-construction in several decades, The Pacific, a collection of 76 boutique residences plus the Row Home Collection, made up of 10 adjacent three- and four-story homes. By Kirsten Niper Developer Trumark Urban and Handel Architects collaborated to repurpose the 250,000-square-foot building on 2121 Webster Street into The Pacific, a nine-story jewel-box building that evokes a sense of timelessness. With sales launching this summer, there are one-, two- and three-bedroom flats available, plus three-level townhomes. The residences enjoy views of San Francisco, spanning from the Golden Gate Bridge to Twin Peaks....

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On Location: Mountainside at Northstar

Truckee, California By Kirsten Niper Mountainside at Northstar’s vision is about connecting to family, nature, others and self. Perched on the side of Northstar, the community offers access to 3,000 acres of skiable, hikeable and bikeable topography. With just 300 residences, connecting to the surrounding environment and community is even easier. During my visit to Mountainside at Northstar, I explored the residential options in the community. Residence offerings include the 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath, approximately 2,250-square-foot Stellar Townhomes starting at $1.995 million; the Stellar Residences, single-family homes designed by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson and starting at $3.6 million; and the M25 neighborhood,...

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