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By Dean Poritzky, License Partner, Engel & Völkers Wellesley

Generate excitement about your listing by accentuating what makes it rare and irreplaceable

Historic homes have long attracted homeowners for their classic architecture, original features and storied pasts. However, listing and selling historic homes requires a unique approach that creates context for the property and caters to the home’s attributes and assets.

Now, many years into showing and selling the historical homes and estates that characterize New England and the Greater Boston area, I’ve put together a list of three tips for selling these unique estates.

1. Emphasize quality

They just don’t make them like they used to. More so than any specific feature, historic homes

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

With ski season well underway, snow enthusiasts around the world will travel near and far to enjoy what this winter has to offer. In North America, ever-popular skiing hotspots such as Whistler, British Columbia; Vail, Colorado; or Mont-Tremblant, Québec may round up this season’s top destinations, but there are also plenty of cold-weather havens abroad that are worth exploring. Home to a multitude of mountain activities (and thriving real estate markets) the European ski towns of St. Moritz, Gstaad, Kitzbühel and Davos/Klosters are forecasted to experience an increase of global visitors and investors alike, according to Engel & Völkers' latest report on exclusive ski properties in Europe. 

High-priced homes in St. Moritz

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Premium properties in Canada: Highest prices recorded in Vancouver

  • Market overview of select cities and second home markets
  • Limited inventory leads to rising prices for properties in many locations
  • Up to $35.8 million CAD for a detached house 

The residential property market in Canada’s major cities and second home markets is enjoying a high level of demand, both nationally and internationally. Specifically in the luxury segment, there is a clear surplus in demand in many places that is resulting in a significant rise in prices. This emerged from a survey of six selected real estate markets, based on assessments made by local Engel & Völkers residential property shops between January and September

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Are you dreaming of a winter wonderland or getting cozy at a picture-perfect ski lodge this holiday season? Well, we certainly are! We’ve compiled some of our favorite on-the-market homes that epitomize ski living luxury. From a conveniently located Vail Village duplex, to a secluded yet accessible architectural marvel in Mont-Tremblant, these ski homes will make it hard to choose between hitting the slopes and staying in.

Vail, Colorado

Some say location is everything, and that's especially true when your home is located in exclusive Vail Village. Even if you’re living right on the slopes, the added short walking distance to dining, shopping and entertainment activities will allow homeowners to enjoy as much precious

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According to Engel & Völkers' latest international market report, residential properties in Milan are enjoying increasing levels of demand. In recent years, buyers in this global capital of fashion and design have hesitated due to economic recession, but the number of transactions in the first quarter of 2017 evidenced a hopeful outlook, rising by 13.8 percent over the same period in the previous year. Additionally, the EXPO world exhibition held in Milan in 2015 was a major contributing factor to this uptick as the desirable local property market was brought to the attention of worldwide visitors. Roberto Magaglio, Managing Partner of Engel & Völkers Milan, validates that indeed, “in view of the attractive supply of properties on offer, now is a good

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By the Engel & Völkers Team 

Often times the home with the most space is, by default, the host location for major holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations. Several home reports have indicated that formal dining rooms, however, may become a thing of the past within many millennial households. It’s said that this population would trade in a formal dining space for more functional purposes such as an office or play room. Could this just be an excuse to have Mom or Dad continue to host holidays? Here are a few feast-worthy dining rooms that we wouldn’t dare to trade up – we’ll take the homes, too.

Truckee, California

With this clean design and these views, we are ready to feast! 

Park City, Utah

Intimate, modern, yet

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By the Engel & Völkers Team 

It’s finally here: the long anticipated fall edition of Private Residences featuring some of Engel & Völkers’ finest properties—in all of its glossy goodness. Whether you fancy a beach getaway, cozy mountain retreat or custom equestrian estate for your beloved horses, each property in the latest Private Residences will have you daydreaming about your next home, from the Atlantic to Pacific.

Here’s a sampling of our favorites that we're currently drooling over. 

The Oceanfront Oasis - Los Cabos, Mexico 
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Ocean views from any room in this elegant Los Cabos property won’t be an issue. Casa Roca de Pajaro is perched on one of the most pristine, private beaches in La Caleta, Palmilla and was designed with the

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This Halloween, you might be exploring your local city for fear-inspired adventures or traveling to one nearby in search of haunted tours. Lucky for you, dozens of cities across the U.S. are teeming with a variety of Halloween-themed activities.

Boston, New Orleans, San Francisco and Savannah are just a few that rank as some of the most haunted cities in America and are just the places for you to celebrate festivities. Here are some incredible homes from each of these cities, historic or new, that'll make you want to stay well beyond trick-or-treating hours. 

Boston 

As one of the oldest cities in America, Boston is bound to be a bed of paranormal activity. If you’re too spooked after walking the haunted version of the Freedom Trail this

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By the Engel & Völkers Team 

Sitting poolside may be nice during the warm months, but according to the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP), fall is also a prime season for outdoor activities, and perhaps even the best time to take on landscape projects that can make your outdoor living space adaptable for year-round enjoyment. Add a warmer-than-usual forecast for this fall, and you've got the perfect scenario to extend your outdoor entertaining activities throughout the entire season. 

The NALP put together its official list of the top five landscape trends for fall 2017, based on the expertise of landscape professionals from a variety of regions at the forefront of outdoor design. Check out the hottest (or, shall we say coolest)

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

For all you classic rock enthusiasts and music history fans, this new-to-market property is just for you—and for $16 million, you can have it. Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steve Miller, frontman of the namesake Steve Miller Band, has put his Idaho home on the market, and as you’d expect, it’s marked with the footprints of music legends and beams with the sound of iconic rock riffs.

Listed by Darlene Young from our Sun Valley shop, Mr. Miller’s estate sits on over 13 acres of land on the Bigwood River in Sun Valley where Darlene says “winter and summer recreation opportunities abound”.

As is required for the rockstar lifestyle, the estate also features a recording studio, which is architecturally

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