February 2024

There are 10 blog entries for February 2024.

Bubbly Britain. Why Southeast England Is A Wine Lover's Dream for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 022924

Southeast England, often celebrated for its lush landscapes and rich history, is emerging as a sparkling gem in the world of wine, particularly for its sparkling wine production. The region's secret lies beneath the surface, in its chalk-heavy soil, which is nearly identical to that of Champagne, France. This geological kinship allows Southeast England to produce sparkling wines that can rival their French counterparts in quality and complexity.

Despite being a relatively young and lesser-known wine region, Southeast England is quickly gaining recognition among wine enthusiasts and experts alike. Food & Wine magazine highlights the area's burgeoning wine scene as a compelling reason for oenophiles and casual wine lovers to visit. The region's

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From Realtor.com, Alrighty Then! Jim Carrey Drops the Price of His Sprawling L.A. Compound to $24M for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 022124

Jim Carrey, renowned for his roles in numerous films such as "The Mask" and "Bruce Almighty," has reduced the asking price of his long-held Los Angeles property to $23,950,000.
The comedian, currently engaged in the production of "Sonic the Hedgehog 3," originally put the property on the market in February 2023 with an asking price close to $29 million.
Constructed in 1951, the property last transferred ownership in 1994 for $3.8 million, as per property records. The residence, featuring five bedrooms and nine bathrooms, spans over 2 acres and is replete with luxurious amenities.
For those dreaming of a tranquil Los Angeles retreat, this "beloved celebrity property," as described in the listing, could be the perfect match.
Secured by a gated entry, this

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Jean-Luc Andriot Luxury market report Boca Raton February 2024 for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 022024

As I am a member of The Institute for Luxury Marketing, I thought I would share with you their February 2024 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:

Expectations and Considerations for 2024

To say that the high-end market has seen a dramatic growth over the last few years is probably an understatement. The recognition of its impact and undeniable influence, through emerging trends and architectural innovations, on the broader real estate landscape has been equally

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Serene Sanctuaries Inspiration For Designing Your Very Own Relaxation Room for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 021624

Relaxation rooms are meticulously designed to embody tranquility and calmness, aiming to ward off burnout. They serve as sanctuaries that effortlessly merge indoor comfort with the essence of nature, thanks to their harmonious color schemes and versatile designs that accommodate restful activities like yoga and meditation.
These havens are outfitted with advanced amenities such as intelligent lighting solutions, high-quality sound systems, and acoustics engineered to enhance serenity.
Together, these elements synergize to cultivate an atmosphere where peace and quietude are not just occasional visitors but permanent residents, ensuring anyone who enters can find a refuge tailored to fostering a state of deep relaxation.

Read on
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For Sale: 140 SE 5th Avenue 339, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Mizner Court luxury condominium for sale MLS# RX-10960540

See condominium details: 140 SE 5th Avenue 339, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Mizner Court

140 SE 5th Avenue 339, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Mizner Court RX-10960540 front view 140 SE 5th Avenue 339, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Mizner Court RX-10960540 Dining area picture

The Residence: unit 339

Located in Mizner Village in East Boca Raton, this exquisite Mizner Court waterfront condo building presents a stunning 3rd floor, 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom split layout residence, enhanced with designer upgrades. It features two private patios that allow for direct access to a beautifully maintained courtyard, swimming pool, spa, and an intracoastal waterway boardwalk alongside boat docks. The property is surrounded by meticulously landscaped gardens and benefits from eastern exposure, offering breathtaking views of morning

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1231 Delray Lakes Drive, Delray Beach FL 33444

3 bedroom - 2 bathroom

Call Jean-Luc for more details 561-213-9008.

See home details: Home for sale, Delray Beach, FL 33444

Home for sale, Delray Beach, FL 33444 Home for sale in Delray Lakes, Delray Beach, FL 33444 patio view

The Residence: 

Nestled in the heart of Delray Beach, a gem awaits those in search of the perfect blend of comfort and luxury. We are thrilled to introduce a remarkable property that stands as a testament to meticulous ownership and refined taste.
This just fully remodeled home, complete with a 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom layout and a spacious 2-car garage, is the epitome of suburban elegance.
From the moment you step inside, you'll be greeted by vaulted ceilings that enhance the home's airy and expansive feel and the gorgeous lake view.
The living spaces are adorned with

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From Realtor.com Barbara Walters’ Plush NYC Apartment Returns to the Market at a Discounted $17M for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 020924

In a surprising turn of events, the late Barbara Walters’ opulent Upper East Side apartment in New York City is back on the market. Initially listed last April for $19,750,000, the deal for the property recently fell through, despite being under contract for $17,750,000. Now, this exquisite piece of real estate is being offered at a reduced price of $16,995,000.

Nestled in a historic building from 1925 on Fifth Avenue, the apartment boasts a lavish setup with five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and an array of elegant spaces. Inside, the grandeur of the pre-war era shines through with a grand salon, a formal dining room, a cozy sitting area, luxurious bedrooms, and a unique red dressing room, showcasing the pinnacle of New York City luxury living.

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At San Francisco’s renowned Pacific Cocktail Haven, the traditional Pimm’s Cup is getting a seasonal shake-up.
Though usually associated with spring and summer, this winterized version incorporates apple, baking spices, and other warming flavors.

In the heart of San Francisco, a city celebrated for its innovative spirit and culinary excellence, the Pacific Cocktail Haven stands as a beacon for cocktail enthusiasts seeking something beyond the ordinary. Known for its creative mixology and ability to transform traditional drinks into contemporary masterpieces, this renowned bar is once again at the forefront of cocktail culture with its latest offering: a winterized version of the classic Pimm’s Cup.

Traditionally, the Pimm’s Cup is a refreshment that

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February 2024 - Jean-Luc Andriot - Blog Post Image for Jean-Luc Andriot blog 020224

One of the best parts of owning a home is the freedom to make it truly your own with design choices that reflect your personality and lifestyle. Whether you lean toward contemporary design or a farmhouse aesthetic, your home is your canvas.

Even so, it’s always smart to think about the long-term impact those decisions might have on your home’s value. Choosing over-personalized or unpopular materials and finishes could make your home less appealing to future buyers. And selecting out-of-style or overly-trendy elements could cause your home to feel dated quickly.

To help inspire your design choices, we’ve rounded up some of the top trends we’re watching in 2024. Keep in mind, not all of these will work well in every house. If you plan to list or

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