Extraordinary Living

Putting Down Roots | How to Settle in to a New Home

Boca Raton, Florida | John Poletto & Mark Nestler, ONE Sotheby’s International Realty There’s a difference between a house and a home. It can take time to personalize the interior of a new house with your own sense of style and décor, making it a welcoming place that becomes a family’s central hub. To help give any new house a head start, or refresh…

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5 Ways You Can Have a Positive Impact on Your Community in a Trying Time

During this time of uncertainty, it’s crucial to remember that, while following the CDC’s recommended safety steps, there are many ways we can support those in our communities most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Sotheby’s International Realty agents are proudly invested in their local communities and, together, we wanted to share this resource for those able to make a positive impact…

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The Trips Outside Magazine Editors Are Taking This Year

“From visiting Alaska’s fat bears to traveling solo across Scotland, here’s how we’re spending our PTO” In 2020, the Outside editors are all about finally taking the dream trips they’ve been thinking about for years. Here’s one idea we especially love. Taking a Cross-Country Train  With all the climate-fueled talk of train travel lately—and news that Amtrak is on the verge of…

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Six Female Designers You Need To Follow

We are celebrating International Women’s Day in good company. Meet the six female designers everyone needs to be following right now. TAMARA MAGEL | BALANCE AND HARMONY Hamptons-based interior designer Tamara Magel feels that inner harmony is found when a body recognizes its surroundings. Thus, she combines organic elements, fine finishes, client preferences, scrupulous attention to detail and a dash…

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20 designers for 2020: the sotheby’s home list

Interior designers are first and foremost translators of personal stories into inviting living spaces. And as stories go, there is no better way to tell one without mixing the old and the new. The Sotheby’s Home List of 20 names for 2020 is an eclectic snapshot of talented forces who deftly combine elements of vintage, antique and contemporary design. We…

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Mood Board | Peak Season

As enthusiasts pray for fresh powder and adventurers assemble their gear, take inspiration from this scenic mood board that contains all things ski: cozy interiors, inviting saunas, and the thrill of the hills. Think of it as an avant-ski; we’ll leave the après up to you. For more frosty views, dive into Scandinavian design and check out our ski listings for life on the…

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