LA’s Industry Smart Fuel Demand for Luxury Homes in Park City Utah
According to the November 2013 issue of LA Confidential, LA’s industry smart and who’s who have set their eyes on the exquisite, impeccably furnished, ski-in/ski-out, contemporary mansions and top-of-the line condominiums in coveted Park City Utah, fueling the continued real estate demand for luxury homes in this beautiful and one-of-a-kind destination resort.
Why are life style buyers opting for Park City, Utah you ask? Park City has a convenience factor that no other ski resort area in the West offers. Located only 35 minutes from Salt Lake International Airport, this highly sought after retreat offers three world-class resorts, Park City Mountain Resort, Deer Valley Resort and Canyons Resort, ranked among the top 10 ski resorts in the nation by SKI Magazine. Park city’s world renowned ski resorts are located minutes from each other and combined offer over 9,000 acres of terrain, 400 trails and year round, endless recreation. Park City’s Historic Main Street host of the internationally acclaimed, annual Sundance Film Festival held in January, is home to a number of the more than 100 restaurants in Park City, offering something for every taste and every mood. Add to that the ultra luxury hotels, 15 golf courses, some of the best mountain biking and hiking in the country, local art galleries, independent film screenings, and you’ll understand why the Hollywood Elite, A-List talent, athletes and high-net-worth buyers from across the nation and around the world are flocking to this unique destination retreat.
“We have everything you could possibly need in one small town,” asserts Paul Benson of Summit Sotheby’s International Realty in the November issue of LA Confidential Magazine featuring two of his luxury listings in its “I’m Dreaming of a Rich Christmas” article .
“Prices range from a minimum of $1 million for tricked-out ski-in/ski-out condominium to $44 million for the Huntsman Estate on 60 Acres.
At 22, 000 square feet and built by billionaire industrialist Jon Huntsman Sr., the sprawling Western-style manse is the most expensive listing in the state, ” states Kathy McDonald of LA Confidential Magazine.
“DreamWorks’s Jeffrey Katzenberg has listed his Rick Otto – and Charles Gwathmey- designed architectural home in the private Bald Eagle Club for a mere $20.5 million. The quintessential chalet comes with rustic décor by the late interior designer Naomi Leff (who did Ralph Lauren’s Double RL Ranch in Colorado),”adds McDonald.