Concierge Auctions Announces May/Early June Lineup Spanning Eight Countries and 10 U.S. States
Featured offerings include late entrepreneur Wayne Huizenga's Florida estate, a retreat co-owned by MLB legend Jason Giambi in Mexico, a significant parcel of private land in Hawaii, an Italian villa for art collectors, and a California resort penthouse
Of the 28 properties, 16 are part of the firm's May Sale, targeting buyers in China and greater Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, held in partnership with media powerhouse Mansion Global. Buyers may bid from anywhere in the world via the firm's global online marketplace, conciergeauctions.com.
Featured properties include:
Tarpon Pointe | 1575 Ponce de Leon Drive — Fort Lauderdale, FL (Bidding Open May 14th–18th)
Boasting over 590 feet of rare river frontage with accommodations for an up to a 135-foot mega yacht, Tarpon Pointe is a 20,623-square-
The 10-bedroom, five building compound boasts cathedral ceilings, custom ironwork and finishes, and floor-to-ceiling windows with river and peninsula water views; a grand foyer with a crystal chandelier; a kitchen with wood-burning pizza oven and separate caterer's kitchen; a French-inspired glass conservatory;
Currently listed for $27 million, the property will sell in cooperation with Billy Nash of Nash Luxury at The Keyes Company. Bidding – originally scheduled for the end of March – was extended to accommodate additional interest and due diligence.
"We are proud to announce the commencement of this auction," said Nash. "Mr. Huizenga is and always will be a true legend, so it's an honor and privilege to be selling such an epic property on behalf of the family. Concierge Auctions has delivered an impressive lineup of qualified bidders, and I am excited at the prospect of identifying the next owner for this incredible estate."
Casa Cielo | Callejon Del Quijote Lot 143A — Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (Bidding Open May 28th–30th)
Located in the community of Pedegral de Cabo San Lucas, the 12,079-square-
The furnished nine-bedroom villa offers 10 full and one half-bathrooms, with architectural features including hardwood ceiling beams, soaring ceilings, telescoping walls of glass blending indoor and outdoor living, gallery walls, marble floors, and an intricate hardwood double front door. The interior boasts a master sanctuary with private terrace access, spa bath, and a Roman soaking tub with a view; a chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry, center island, and skylights; a home office, in-home fitness center, billiards/game room, den with minibar, and maid's quarters. All bedrooms have deck access and expansive ocean views. Parking amenities include a three-car attached garage and additional spots for 10 cars.
Outdoor features include multi-level terraces, an infinity-edge swimming pool, hot tub, fire pit, outdoor bar and kitchen, and a hilltop setting with panoramic vistas of the Sea of Cortez and Cabo San Lucas. Pedegral de Cabo San Lucas is an exclusive gated community with five-star amenities including tennis courts, spa, private beach access, schools, restaurants, and an organic market. The property is under one mile from downtown Cabo and five miles from Medano Beach and the Cabo San Lucas Country Club.
"The auction of Casa Cielo marks an exciting new chapter for me as I move on to other ventures," stated Giambi, who played for the Oakland Athletics, New York Yankees, Colorado Rockies, and Cleveland Indians until retiring in 2015. "Concierge Auctions was my top choice to sell this asset because of their transparent process, global marketing strategy, and ability to handle it all in a desired time frame. Similar to the sale of other luxury goods at auction, I am ready to listen to the market and trust Concierge Auctions to identify the right buyer for this home."
Makali'i Plantation | 2-2131-Z Kaumualii Highway — Kalaheo, Kauai, HI (Bidding Open May 21st–24th)
Spread across 317 acres, a parceled subdivision of the original McBryde Sugar Plantation – known as the Makali'i Plantation – will auction as the largest parcel of private land on Hawaii's island of Kauai. The property includes a 4,000-square-
Featuring views of The Garden Island's southern coast, the move-in ready, old-world Hawaiian main home boasts three bedrooms, walls of windows, custom millwork and built-ins; hardwood, travertine, and resin tile floors; a fireplace, chef's kitchen, and two-car garage. A separate camp house offers two bedrooms and bathrooms, and a guest house includes an additional bedroom and bathroom. Ripe for development, there is the potential to build nine additional homes on the estate as a development community or to expand into a family compound.
Outdoor amenities include equestrian facilities, horse-riding trails, walking and jogging paths, farmland pasture, and wooded areas. Palms, banyans, and emerald-green grasses gently slope toward the Pacific Ocean.
Villa Angelina | Via Pieve Santa Stefano 4121— Lucca, Tuscany, Italy (Bidding Open May 28th–30th)
The contemporary villa and estate known as Villa Angelina offers 29,600 square feet of accommodation within the main house, in addition to 12,700 square feet of terraces. Overlooking the picturesque walled city of Lucca, Italy, the property has been meticulously built with great expense, care, and attention to detail in creating a private home suitable to display the owner's collection of art masterpieces. Initially listed at €28 million, Villa Angelina will sell Without Reserve to the highest bidder.
The light-filled interiors include three large reception rooms, four master bedroom suites, a catering kitchen, office, cinema, indoor pool, gym, sauna and hammam, wine cellar, and two elevators. The underground, 3,552-square-
The homes sit within 32 acres of grounds, including an olive grove, operational vegetable garden, orchards, and vineyards. Additional outdoor amenities include an outdoor swimming pool and barbecue area. The estate boasts the latest home technology, including AMX total environment control and professional camera surveillance and alarm system.
Charlie Smith, European Advisor for Concierge Auctions, comments: "Villa Angelina is completely unique – it offers the idyllic views and local vernacular sought by those chasing the Tuscan dream, with interiors and security infrastructure fitting of the highest standard of a contemporary city home. Since the introduction of an appealing new personal tax regime, Italy is proving an increasingly popular option for property buyers from Europe and the Middle and Far East."
Also featured in May:
255 Palowet Drive #302 — Palm Desert, California (Bidding Open May 10th–14th)
Located in the exclusive BIGHORN Golf Club community in Palm Desert, CA, the 5,097-square-
Previously listed for $9.95 million, the penthouse will sell Without Reserve in cooperation with Donna Eide of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices.
BIGHORN features two championship golf courses, including the Arthur Hills-designed Mountains and the Tom Fazio-designed Canyons Courses. Amenities include a world-class spa and wellness center, an award-winning pro shop, five-star cuisine, valet parking, concierge services, a culinary and wine program, private jet and transportation services, and year-round member and family events.
Additional properties in the May Sale include:
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