Calming. Invigorating. Living by the water is like a holiday — every day. Your days begin and end with beauty. Thoughts are clearer. Conversations are more memorable. In this era of tap-tap, swipe-swipe, hurry up and hurry over, there is nothing like connecting with water. The expert agents of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty can find the perfect place for you. Here, just a few of its many listings with water views.
Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty is a luxury brokerage headquartered in North Texas. Its award-winning agents, serving clients from offices in Dallas, Fort Worth, Southlake, Lakewood, Uptown, The North and The Ballpark, achieved a record-breaking sales volume of $3.2 billion in 2016. Independently owned and operated by president and CEO Robbie Briggs, the firm specializes in the purchase and sale of significant properties, from historic and contemporary to waterfront, ranch and land. The company’s deep-rooted connections, superior marketing resources and global strategies, as part of the $95 billion Sotheby’s International Realty network, bring the extraordinary to every client.
With falling oil prices, investors are betting it will be an opportune time to buy Texas ranchland, according to a report by the New York Times.
Jay Ellis of Dallas-based Sporting Ranch Capital is raising $100 million from investors to buy “trophy ranches” that owners want to sell “quickly and quietly” – as their personal portfolios fluctuate with the price of oil.
Expert agents are seeing three main groups of people looking to make a home purchase – and have developed the strategies for marketing listings directly to these groups. Here’s a peek into what’s happening, and a look at this week’s new listings.
Miller Ranch is an exceptional country estate, set on 93.04 acres of privacy at 535 PR 6404, Canton, Texas, in Van Zandt County. This beautiful French country home has views from every window, with six bedrooms and eight-and-a-half baths in 12,000 square feet.
“In 2013, many estate and ranch clients trusted us to sell their extraordinary properties throughout North Texas and beyond,” said Robbie Briggs, CEO of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. “We recently learned that in the top 15 estate sales in Dallas, our agents had the privilege of selling 10 of these premier homes. And agents in our Ranch and Land Division sold four of the 10 largest ranches in the region.”