Get an early peek at some of our agents’ favorite new property listings in New York City, the Hamptons, South Florida, and beyond.
by Abigail Finn
Enjoy our weekly survey of some of the best new Corcoran home listings, from Manhattan to South Florida to San Francisco. Among this week’s picks: A modern Brooklyn townhouse that brings the outdoors in, a new-build Delray Beach waterfront with a dock, and a park-like retreat on a golf course in the Northern California Delta.
New York City
Described as “the most alluring addition to the downtown skyline in decades” by Justin Davidson of New York Magazine, Herzog & DeMeuron-designed 56 Leonard soars above the city in attention-grabbing fashion. Anchored by an expansive, sun-drenched great room with 11-floor ceilings, this corner unit in the avant-garde edifice boasts two spacious bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths and a private terrace with impeccable, panoramic views. It asks $4,895,000.
At the heart of South Brooklyn’s leafiest locale, this grand four-floor brownstone boasts endless period details that colorfully intertwine its more modern attributes, bringing together an ideal balance of timeless mint-condition luxury. Priced at $4,499,000, the stately residence features four bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms, and a gracious parlor floor with soaring ceilings and a wood-burning fireplace. The backyard holds a secret garden true to the neighborhood’s name: it’s terraced and has a custom-built pergola.
Clad in Brazilian Ipe and architectural alloy, this reimagined Brooklyn townhouse welcomes natural light from three sides and exudes superlative 21st-century sophistication inside and out. Entering through the gated low-maintenance front garden, you’re welcomed with a whimsical plant mural and a walnut-and-wrought iron floating staircase. Retractible glass walls, coupled with clever back and side yards with native grasses, bamboo and hydrangeas, bring a rare level of nature to the home’s urban environs. It asks $1,750,000.
Sequestered by a neighboring 16-acre preserve, this Amagansett Dunes stunner enjoys a coveted cul-de-sac location with deeded beach access and a private boardwalk. Priced at $6,500,000, the four bedroom, four-and-a-half bathroom home truly captures that resort feel, with second-floor living areas that beckon scenic ocean overlooks. A lush more than half-acre of grounds adds a copious heated pool, dining area and spacious stone patio with a built-in linear fire pit.
A street away from Southampton’s storied Meadow Lane beaches, you’ll find this welcoming and traditional estate. Serene, charming and picture-perfect, the stately five-bedroom village residence has a brilliantly-flowing floor plan and all the en vogue trimmings one could ask for, from top-of-the-line appliances to a full-house generator. It’s surrounded by a full blooming acre, complete with a pool and bluestone patio — you can have it all for $8,900,000.
Encompassing nearly 15 pastoral acres in the long-range shadow of Stissing Mountain, this dual offering includes two historic Hudson Valley properties dating to the 18th century. The larger, eight-and-a-half-acre parcel holds a remarkably preserved c.1720 Colonial that’s one of the oldest houses in town, complete with a rocking chair porch and period wood paneling. A c.1840 residence sits on the second, five-acre lot, and between the two properties there’s still plentiful land to build whatever you dream of. Priced at $375,000.
Newly-completed with refined, current elegance, 940 McCleary Street is the quintessential modern waterfront. Priced at $4,190,000, this 7,500+ SF boater’s dream features five bedrooms and five-and-a-half baths, with walls of windows framing the pool and dockside — there’s a 20,000lb. boat lift, and berthing for vessels as big as 70′. Smart house technologies allow ease of maintenance, and the three-car garage has impact glass doors. Even furry friends can enjoy the luxe life: consider the pet shower their personal spa.
This grand Colonial-style residence in the heart of Coral Gables, set amidst a light-pierced canopy of ancestral oak trees, is home to two sunny and welcoming townhomes. Towering two-story columns flank the home’s portico for a grand entrance, revealing the duo of elegantly-appointed 2,350+ SF units with a total of four bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths and a private garage. It’s a stone’s throw to The Biltmore, local links and other area landmarks, and the current ask is $1,995,000 for the entire property.
There are many glorious beach houses on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, but few are quite like this one. The home’s 100% cast concrete-and-steel construction is all the proof you need: fireproof, hurricane-proof, tornado-proof, insect-proof—the list only goes on. Priced at $3,500,000, this near-complete five bedroom spans four floors with authentic Venetian plaster walls, 12-foot ceilings throughout and its signature amenity: a turfed rooftop with palm trees and a pool, the perfect place to catch the sunset.
Tucked away on a shaded 1.33-acre lot on the shores of Lake Jessamine sits this spacious French Country-inspired home, boasting more than 7,000 SF of elegant interior space. Priced at $1,650,000, it features five bedrooms, five bathrooms, an elegant formal dining room with a wine room, and a stunning library with a cathedral ceiling and wood-burning fireplace,. Outside, there’s a sparkling pool and spa, surrounded by beautifully landscaped grounds and oak trees.
Located on the sixth floor of a South Loop luxury high-rise, this corner three-bedroom condominium affords gracious light-splashed urban living in the heart of downtown Chicago. Asking $1,250,000, the sleek skyward residence has two bedrooms, a gas fireplace and a designer kitchen with stainless steel appliances. You’ll be gazing unbeatable views of the Windy City’s skyline all day long, and there’s a spacious private terrace to take it all outside.
Situated above the 10th fairway and inside the gates of Discovery Bay Golf & Country Club, this spacious five-bedroom home spans two lots, coupled together to form a private park-like backyard with pergolas, a pool, and ample areas to sit back and relax before distant views of Mt. Diablo and the links. Priced at $2,899,000, the home boasts a four-car garage, a home office and a gym, along with a spacious cabana connected via a breezeway bridge you can swim right under.
You’ll feel on a permanent mountain vacation at this four-bedroom Reno residence, situated on a private and serene lot in the picturesque and highly-sought after gated community of Scotch Pines Estates. Priced at $1,675,000, the wood-heavy home features four full bathrooms, two half-bathrooms and ample recreation space, including a formal dining room and a spacious great room with beamed ceilings, picture windows and a wood-burning fireplace. There’s also a four-car garage.