Tag: california

Home of the Week: Breathtaking Ocean and City Views in Laguna Niguel

Welcome to our first video version of our ‘Home of the Week’ series on the Blue Matter blog! For our newest ‘Home of the Week’, we move from the Long Island Sound to Pacific Ocean sounds that envelop a beautifully renovated property in Laguna Niguel, California.

Slideshow: The Perfect Homes for Golf

The single greatest golf tournament known to man begins today. The Masters tees off for what’s sure to be another legendary tournament with Tiger Woods back at the top of his game, Bubba Watson back as a defending champ and the usual cast of characters all vying for the coveted green jacket.

Slideshow: Homes for a Tournament Cinderella

Every year like clockwork when the clock strikes for the start of March Madness, a Cinderella emerges. Gonzaga used to be the belle of the basketball ball, but now they’re a #1 seed. A titan that must be taken down. So who are the new Cinderellas? Well I think there are a few we will here from this weekend. Below is a look at some incredible places that could very well play home to this year’s Cinderella. Here are five homes in the college towns we think are most likely to make a move for an upset.

Slideshow: 6 Timeless Homes for Daylight Savings

For those that live in areas that observe daylight savings, this weekend we will lose an hour of lives. It will be gone as we have to move our clocks forward an hour in this annual ritual that I’m not quite sure of the purpose of it. So to combat the losing of time, I thought we should look at some homes that mock the constraints of time. These properties are timeless. How do I know that? It says it right in their property description on coldwellbanker.com, and after you take a look at them, I’m pretty sure you’ll agree.

The Home Where the Dances With Wolves Oscar Resides

The Oscars are this Sunday. It’s one of the great TV viewing events of the year. I’m guaranteeing Daniel Day Lewis takes an Oscar home for Lincoln, but there’s another home where a pretty famous Oscar resides.

Slideshow: 5 Ridiculously Romantic Homes with Hot Tubs

It’s Valentine’s Day. Roses, chocolates, fancy dinners and jewelry are the norm. Sure we could do a slideshow about homes with red in them or even chocolate-inspired decor, but honestly what is better than a hot tub? Seriously. You’ve had a long day at work and you just want to relax. Well here are some amazing homes that offer not just exceptional views and amenities, but the luxury of a hot tub as well.

Slideshow: 5 Big Game Worthy Man Caves

Games as big as the Super Bowl require a larger than life experience. You want a really big TV, some exceptional snacking options and an incredible place to watch the game. We went hunting for just the right type of room to watch the Super Bowl on coldwellbanker.com and came across 848 homes currently for sale that have the term “man cave” in the property description.

Slideshow: 6 Homes with Incredible Indoor Pools

It’s January. It was 16 degrees out this morning when I started writing this. The furthest thing from my mind was going out for a swim. But if I didn’t have to go outside and could enjoy some swim time within the confines of my well heated home, now that’s a different story. So as I watch the snow gather on my lawn, I’m dreaming of a home where summer fun can be enjoyed year round with the luxury of an indoor pool. Here are the top five homes currently listed with Coldwell Banker:

Slideshow: 7 Après-Ski Luxury Homes

Forbes recently launched it’s list of the top ski destinations in the United States as well as a list of top ski vacation resorts. But why not have your very own ski resort? With winter in full swing and your skis or snowboards ready for the slopes, let’s take a look at 7 homes across the United States that are perfect for the skiers or snowboarders in your family.

Slideshow: 10 Most Expensive Trophy Homes Around the Globe

It’s award season in Hollywood. First you have the Golden Globes. Then the Grammys. And soon after that the Academy Awards. Trophies will be handed out left and right so we thought it was time to explore some of the most expensive “trophy homes” from around the globe that are currently listed with Coldwell Banker.