Nov 26, 2013
Of course Saint Louis natives already know how great our city is but word is getting out. Not only is Saint Louis an amazing city to live and work in but it's also a wonderful place to visit and retire! In a recent article, Livability.com ranked Saint Louis #2 on their top ten list of places to retire! Click here to find out who else made the top 10 and why Saint Louis got the #2 spot.
Nov 12, 2013
New real estate listings from Gladys Manion Real Estate, the local expert in St. Louis residential real estate, comprise luxury homes in exclusive neighborhoods. Conveniently located near schools, services, restaurants, and shopping, these four new real estate listings from Gladys Manion reflect the ideal places in which to live. Each St. Louis home has its own unique and attractive design aesthetic with high quality finishes, spacious living quarters, gourmet kitchens, and more.
Nestled in a quiet and private cul-de-sac is a Creve Coeur home at 108 Wexler Manor priced at $1,149,000. Featuring traditional architecture, the five bedroom, six bathroom luxury home is 4,697 square feet situated on a one acre lot. With wood floors in the living room, dining room, and kitchen, built-in bookshelves, and a basement, the Wexler Manor home is perfectly appointed. The kitchen includes a center island, breakfast bar, breakfast room, granite counter tops, and custom made cabinets. The Wexler Manor home is near it all, including stores, hospitals, and major highways, and is located in the Parkway School District.
Adjacent to the picturesque and quiet Babler State Park, the St. Louis residence on 18720 Doctors Pass Lane in Wildwood is beautifully designed in the Cape Cod architectural style. This St. Louis home is perfect for someone looking to relocate to the St. Louis area, or to move west of downtown St. Louis. On the market for $969,000, the Doctors Pass Lane home sits on a lot that is just over an acre at 1.08, and includes four bedrooms, five full baths, one half bath and a recreation room in the basement. The home also has a wet bar, game room, theater room, sauna, and inground pool.
A spacious and luxurious St. Louis home located at 9 Pillsbury Place in Ladue is on the market for $1,575,000. 5,280 square feet on a 1.07 acre lot, the Pillsbury Place home has four bedrooms, three full baths, and two half baths. With traditional architecture, the home is appointed with beautiful coffered ceilings and high quality finishes. The kitchen has a breakfast bar, breakfast room, center island, granite counters, sub zero refrigerators, and a walk-in pantry. The Pillsbury Place home is located in the Ladue School District, and is close to shopping and fine dining in Clayton and Ladue.
A luxury family residence in Frontenac at 10420 Litzsinger Road is currently on the market for $1,895,000. Also part of the Ladue School District, this 5,585 square foot home is situated on a one acre lot, and has six bedrooms, five full baths, and three half baths. There is also a 1,500 square foot freestanding carriage house for guests as part of this property. The Litzsinger Road home has a beautiful Great Room with a wood burning fireplace, and in the backyard, an inground pool and a pergola with a resort-like atmosphere. Situated in a gated neighborhood, the luxury St. Louis home lies adjacent to a picturesque and private forested area.
These four beautiful St. Louis homes exhibit the best of luxury living. For assistance with discovering the perfect St. Louis home, rely upon the team of St. Louis residential real estate experts at Gladys Manion. We invite you to explore St. Louis neighborhoods and our wide selection of luxury home listings. Contact Gladys Manion Real Estate at 314.721.4755.
Nov 1, 2013
With the numerous ups and downs the housing market has experienced this year, it is hard to gauge how the rest of 2013 is shaping up and where the next couple years will lead the U.S. housing market. In a recent U.S. economic and housing market outlook report, Freddie Mac gave some insights into what they are anticipating to see. To get an overview of these keypoints check out the article Freddie Mac: Slower Housing Market, Steady Rates Till 2014.