September 2023

There are 12 blog entries for September 2023.

From Realtor.com, Joe Cocker’s Former Colorado Estate Is Still Available for $18M for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 091323

A one-of-a-kind property with a celebrity pedigree is still hanging out on the market in Colorado’s western slopes. Set amid the scenic foothills of the rugged Gunnison Range in the Rocky Mountains, this Crawford, CO, mansion was originally built in 1994 for the late rock legend Joe Cocker.
Known as Mad Dog Ranch, the 316-acre property comes with 15 bedrooms, a five-car garage, and a more-than-15,000-square-foot interior, situated throughout an idyllic estate styled after an English manor.
The primo spread was first listed in November 2022. After 300 days on the market, the gorgeous house still needs a buyer. And the $18 million price tag hasn’t budged.
The English singer was best known for his famous cover of the song “With a Little Help from My

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Lake Como's Enchanting Art Nouveau Greenhouse Turned Home Hits the Market in Griante for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 092523

When one envisions Lake Como's stunning beauty and timeless charm, they may think of famous towns like Bellagio and Tremezzo. However, those who truly appreciate the essence of this Italian gem are turning their attention to the enchanting village of Griante. Nestled on the western shore of Lake Como, Griante offers an idyllic blend of natural splendor, historical significance, and luxurious living. In this blog, we'll unveil the hidden gem of Griante and explore some of the exquisite luxury homes available for sale in this enchanting lakeside haven.

Griante: A Captivating Oasis

Griante, with its tranquil ambiance and breathtaking surroundings, offers a serene escape from the bustling world. Here are some reasons why Griante is gaining recognition

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Coming Soon: 500 SE Mizner Bvd, #A604, Boca Raton, FL. 33432 Townsend Place luxury condominium for sale MLS# RX-10921815

See condominium details: 500 SE Mizner Bvd, #A604, Boca Raton, FL. 33432 Townsend Place

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The Residence: unit A604

!!! LOCATION & VIEWS!!! A RARE OPPORTUNITY IN TOWNSEND PLACE.  Perfectly situated in between the new Alina building and the Mandarin Oriental Residences and Hotel, directly facing East with full privacy and amazing views of the Boca Raton Resort golf course.
Facing East, located on the 6th floor with 2 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 1,982 living sq ft. and features an expansive glass wrap-around balcony, allowing spectacular views of the Boca Raton Resort Club with the ocean at a distance.
The

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What's your pet's all-time favorite spot in your home for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 092223_1

Our furry friends hold a special place in our hearts, and it's no secret that they also have their favorite spots in our homes. From the cozy nooks to the sun-soaked corners, every pet seems to have a unique go-to spot that brings them comfort and joy.
In this blog, we'll explore the delightful world of pets and their all-time favorite spots within our homes. Join us on this heartwarming journey as we delve into the reasons behind their choices and how we can make these spots even cozier for our beloved companions.

The Sunshine Spot:

For many pets, nothing beats a patch of warm, sun-drenched flooring. Whether it's a sunbeam streaming through a window or a perfectly positioned spot on the porch, cats and dogs alike are known for basking in the sun.

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Coming Soon: 550 SE Mizner Bvd, #B704, Boca Raton, FL. 33432 Townsend Place luxury condominium for sale MLS# RX-10921137

See condominium details: 550 SE Mizner Bvd, #B704, Boca Raton, FL. 33432 Townsend Place

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The Residence: unit B704

!!! LOCATION & VIEWS!!! A RARE OPPORTUNITY IN TOWNSEND PLACE.  Perfectly situated in between the new Alina building and the Mandarin Oriental Residences and Hotel, directly facing East with full privacy and amazing views of the Boca Raton Resort golf course.
Located on the 7th floor with 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,057 living sq ft. and features an expansive glass wrap-around balcony, allowing spectacular views with the ocean at a distance.
The floor-to-ceiling windows and sliders are impact glass resistant,

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Jean-Luc Andriot Luxury market report Boca Raton September 2023 for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 092023

As I am a member of The Institute for Luxury Marketing, I thought I would share with you their September 2023 report for Boca Raton - Delray Beach.

It is your guide to a general analysis on the trends and comparative data on the top-residential markets in the Boca Raton - Delray Beach area.

Statistics are separated between single family homes and condominiums / townhomes in Boca Raton - Delray Beach.

At the national level:

Trends for the Fall/Winter

In a continuation of last month’s report, we take a deeper dive into the upcoming trends for the rest of 2023 and early 2024, especially as the market has seemingly settled into a new norm. 

In general, the market remains statistically favorable to sellers mainly due to the continued lack

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From Realtor.com, Dive Into Jimmy Buffett’s Distinctive Real Estate Portfolio for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 091323

Beyond Margaritaville: Dive Into Jimmy Buffett’s Distinctive Real Estate Portfolio.

Music legend Jimmy Buffett was beloved for his tunes about beachside escapism, but his real estate ventures made him a true mogul. According to Forbes, Buffett’s music and businesses cemented his billionaire status at the time of his passing.

Buffett died Sept. 1, 2023, and he left behind quite a legacy. He had a knack for tapping into good vibes with hits like the iconic “Margaritaville,” “Come Monday,” and “Cheeseburger in Paradise.”

He was also a savvy businessman, with an empire that was built on licensing those song titles. Hotels, restaurants, and bars bear the Margaritaville name, while consumers can also buy beverages, furniture, and apparel with

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Who makes YOU smile or laugh more than anyone else for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 091023

Let's take a moment to shine the spotlight on that one amazing person who can turn your frown upside down – the ultimate smile inducer!

Laughter is often said to be the best medicine, and it's a universal language that transcends cultural and linguistic boundaries. Whether it's a hearty laugh that shakes your whole body or a subtle smile that warms your heart, those who can make us laugh hold a special place in our lives. In this blog, we'll explore the people and moments that bring us joy, making us smile and laugh more than anyone else.

Friends and Family
For most of us, our closest friends and family members are the ones who can effortlessly make us smile or laugh. They know us inside out, and their unique brand of humor and shared memories are

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From Realtor.com Melissa McCarthy’s Lovely $4.9M Atlanta Spread Is Pending Sale for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 090723

Just Peachy! Melissa McCarthy’s Lovely $4.9M Atlanta Spread Is Pending Sale. Funny lady Melissa McCarthy and actor/comedian husband Ben Falcone recently placed their Atlanta mansion on the market for $4.9 million.
And already, the photogenic property has attracted an offer—after just 12 days on the market, it’s pending sale.
The Hollywood couple, who both appeared in the hit comedy “Bridesmaids,” bought the home in April 2018 for $2.3 million.

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September 2023 - Jean-Luc Andriot - Blog Post Image_1

Not long ago, home sellers were in their heyday, as historically-low mortgage rates triggered a real estate buying frenzy. However, the Federal Reserve shut down the party when it began raising interest rates last year.1

Now, it’s not as simple to sell a home. While pandemic-era homebuyers were racing the clock—trying to lock in a low mortgage rate and gain a foothold in the market—current buyers are more discerning. Higher prices and mortgage rates have pushed their limits of affordability, leading them to prioritize cost, condition, and overall value.2

The reality is, home inventory remains low, so most properties will still sell with some basic prep, the right price, and a good real estate agent. But owners who go the extra mile are more likely

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