The latest real estate news and insights for Sonoma and Napa County.
I absolutely adore Napa’s Calistoga Ranch, and apparently, I am not alone in my feelings. Auberge Resorts and a group of partners including vintner Bill Foley made history recently by purchasing the 50-room boutique resort and setting the sales record for the highest price paid per room in the nation.Read more
A Napa Valley Midcentury Modern home that has been given some TLC by two San Francisco-based architects. The house was completely neglected. In fact, tube socks were used to plug holes made by woodpeckers and you had to walk through a shower to get from the living room to the bedrooms. Even so, the bones of the home were spectacular and worthy of a major redo!Read more
I just read a story in the Wall Street Journal about a trend for successful businesspeople to buy hobby vineyards after their illustrious careers. The story said most of the hobby vineyards are in Europe where these businesspeople can retire and bottle their own private-label brand.Read more
Whether you’re a wine aficionado or an enthusiastic amateur, custom wine cellars are one of the hottest trends in luxury homes today. No longer are at-home wine cellars tucked-away places that only staff visits. In fact, wine cellars have become the hub of entertaining, combining luxurious design aesthetics with ingenious storage solutions.Read more