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New Listing! A Summerland Heights Craftsman in Montecito Offered at $2,999,000

2121 Summerland Heights Ln, Montecito Offered at $2,999,000

This Summerland Heights Craftsman in Montecito offers panoramic ocean views and wonderful indoor-outdoor spaces. Photo by Jim Bartsch.


SANTA BARBARA, Calif., September 6, 2018 —  This incredible Summerland Heights Craftsman is newly offered at $2,999,000. It’s the perfect getaway along the eastern edge of Montecito that’s conveniently located to the beach, hiking trails, shopping, and restaurants. It’s complete with top-of-the-line finishes, luxurious design, a beautiful rose garden, mature olive trees, stone paths, two additional parking spaces, a gated dog run, and unparalleled ocean views.

This stylish two-story craftsman home of approx. 2,709 sq. ft. with 3-bedrooms and 2 ½-baths, is customized for Santa Barbara’s mild climate and a relaxed lifestyle with unobstructed panoramic ocean views, and uniquely set up for entertaining a small group or up to 100 guests – sophisticated, welcoming and comfortable. The new state-of-the-art kitchen was designed for enjoying Santa Barbara’s indoor-outdoor lifestyle offering a stunning gourmet kitchen with no details spared. The unique “NanaWall” doors open completely for frameless ocean vistas that become the focal point of the stylish, sleek interior, and allow guests to delight in the scenery. The contemporary kitchen is the social hub of the home with sleek finishes, a massive center island (seating 6), custom Italian cabinetry with plentiful storage, quartzite island, quartz countertops and a quartz and marble backsplash, a honed granite bar, and fully equipped with innovative Gaggenau German engineered appliances. This home is distinguished by its lovely craftsman details that include built-ins, large covered front and rear porches with stone and wood columns, exposed wooden structural elements, wide plank European hardwood floors, and a practical open floor plan for today’s lifestyle. The second floor features a large master bedroom with an inviting sitting area, two closets, and an ocean view deck, as well as two guest bedrooms, one with office built-ins, and a cozy upstairs mezzanine with a lounge, built-ins, and a vaulted ceiling open to the entry below. The house is surrounded by lovely gardens and patios, and also offers a two-car garage with two additional private parking spaces.

Please visit www.2121SummerlandHeightsLn.com for more information, or call Suzanne Perkins at 1.805.898.2138 to schedule a showing.

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$100K Price Improvement on a Stunning Shubin + Donaldson Modern Home in Santa Barbara

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This stunning Shubin + Donaldson Modern in Santa Barbara is newly offered at $2,350,000. Photography by Ciro Coelho.


SANTA BARBARA, Calif., August 6, 2018 —  This incredible Shubin + Donaldson modern designed home now has a $100,000 price improvement and is newly offered at $2,350,000.

The design was completed in 2012 and is approximately 2,528 sq. ft. of modern convenience and efficiency. The home is in excellent move-in condition with beautifully integrated architecture, clean lines, open layouts and abundant natural light. The home offers 4-bedrooms and 3-baths, a living room with a custom steel fireplace surround, a top-of-the-line gourmet kitchen, a library/office, and a private all-glass master bedroom wing with automated exterior blinds. Some of the new sustainable energy features include exterior shades and privacy screens, energy efficient lighting controls, all new high-efficiency plumbing, a Control 4 home automation system, and a whole house sound system. The approx. 10,000 sq. ft. lot features new low water landscaping with automated irrigation, an outdoor dining courtyard, hardwood decks, a lap pool with an Aqualink APP pool control on the iPhone, a spa, an outdoor shower off the master, and a two-car garage. This dynamic, cutting-edge home is designed to be a demonstration of the possibilities inherent in a modern Santa Barbara indoor/outdoor lifestyle.

An OPEN HOUSE is scheduled for August 12th from 1 pm to 3 pm. Please stop by!

Please visit www.20CedarLn.com for more information, or call Suzanne Perkins at 1.805.898.2138 to schedule a showing.


Incredible Listings Featured by Suzanne Perkins’ Global Partners

Woodside California Vineyard Estate

Woodside, a California Vineyard Estate in the heart of Silicon Valley is listed with The Dreyfus Group and offered at $34,600,000.

Woodside, A California Vineyard Estate
Global Partner: Michael Dreyfus
The Dreyfus Group | Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty

Main Residence: 4 BD | 3 BA | 5,995 ± sq. ft.
Guest House: 2 BD | 2 BA | 1,381 ± sq. ft.
Wellness Pavilion: 1,375 ± sq. ft.
Lot: 6.41 ± acres
Offered at $34,600,000

This extraordinary estate on 6.4 ± acres is located in a premium Silicon Valley location and features a stunning contemporary 6,000 ± sq. ft. main home, a 1,381 ± sq. ft. 2-bedroom guest house, and 2 room 1,378 ± sq. ft. entertainment pavilion with spa facilities and a wine room. Other amenities include a clay tennis court, serene pool area, sports court, dual 3-car garages for a total of 6-cars, and a vineyard with grafted aged vines. A 3-tree treehouse awaits smaller guests and puts a finishing touch on this property that can only be described as magical.

For More information, please visit www.woodsidevineyardEstate.com

The Walden House in Vail Valley, CO

The Walden House in Vail Valley, Colorado, is listed with The Stockton Group and offered at $29,000,000.

The Walden House in Vail Valley, Colorado
Global Partner: Tye Stockton
The Stockton Group | LIV Sotheby’s International Realty

Residence: 7 BD | 9 BA | 10,515 ± sq. ft.
Glass-Encased Cabana-Gym
Lot: 70 ± acres
Offered at $29,000,000

Ideally positioned atop Whiskey Ridge, the home rests on a vast 70 ± acre parcel of land that is remarkably level as compared to many other high-elevation properties. Surrounded by National Forest land and commanding dramatic scenery on all sides, the property looks out upon Vail’s Gore Range to the east and the New York Mountain range to the south.

The 10,515 ± sq. ft. home was designed inside and out by renowned architect Annabelle Selldorf, the home itself is a modern work of art, recognized worldwide for its bold yet simple presentation, blending the natural environment with everyday living. The Walden House exists almost as a ranch-style home with all components on a single level, except for one element in particular: a 3-bedroom tower that resides on the east end of the structure. Separate from the main house is the contemporary pool and glass-encased cabana-gym, which serves as an isolated retreat for daily workouts and summertime swims, surrounded on all sides by pristine beauty and dramatic scenery — an inescapable theme at the Walden House. The pond and the home itself exist perfectly among the natural environment that surrounds them — meticulously planned by landscape architect Edwina Von Gal with the goal of preserving the natural appearance and ecology of the property.

For More information, please visit www.WaldenHouseVail.com

Hugh Newell Jacobsen Design in Telluride

Hugh Newell Jacobsen Design in Telluride is listed with Bill Fandel and offered at $16,900,000

Hugh Newell Jacobsen Design in Telluride, Colorado
Global Partner: Bill Fandel
Telluride Sotheby’s International Realty

Residence: 4 BD | 4.5 BA | 6,561 ± sq. ft.
Lot: 35.22 ± acres
Offered at $16,900,000

Designed by the internationally-renowned architectural firm of Hugh Newell Jacobsen, this iconic property represents one of the rarest offerings in all the Rocky Mountains. Occupying a story-book setting in the mountains just outside Telluride, Colorado, one discovers a residence compromised of ten-interlocking pavilions designed by Simon and Hugh Jacobsen. Carefully situated on a 35 ± acre estate parcel in the ultra-exclusive enclave of Gray Head, the home occupies a sun-drenched saddle offering breath-taking views of the surrounding 14,000-foot peaks. The residence is a wonderful combination of quarried limestone, glass, steel & native stone. Clean & sophisticated vaulted interiors were perfectly executed to savor the natural light and act as the ultimate backdrop for a carefully curated art collection. The home’s dramatic spaces are warm & accommodating with walls of glass framing the staggering views of the surrounding meadows & mountains.

For more information, please click here.

One Thousand Museum Miami

A Six-Star Lifestyle At One Thousand Museum, listed by One Sotheby’s International Realty in Miami, Florida.

Miami’s Most Prestigious Residential Address at One Thousand Museum
Global Partner: Mayi de la Vega
One Sotheby’s International Realty

83 Half and Full-Floor Residences on Miami’s Museum Park
Offered From $5M+ To Above $20M
Completion 2018

About 1000 Biscayne Blvd. 5201, Miami, Florida – One Thousand Museum by Zaha Hadid, Miami’s most prestigious new residential tower, blurs the lines between art and architecture. This limited collection of museum-quality homes offers an unprecedented level of service and amenities overlooking Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

For more information, click here.


Masterfully Designed Chelsea Loft in New York is listed by The Stein Team and offered at $9,250,000

Masterfully Designed Chelsea Loft in New York
Global Partner: Jeremy Stein
The Stein Team | Sotheby’s International Realty

Residence: 4 BD | 2 BA | 5,500 ± sq. ft.
Offered at $9,250,000

205 WEST 19TH STREET, 9TH FLOOR is a pre-war loft cooperative in the heart of Chelsea, featuring 18 residential units. Perched high above Chelsea, this mint, masterfully designed full-floor loft offers stunning skyline views in every direction! With four spacious bedrooms, three and a half baths, and large-scale entertaining spaces, this fully customized, approx. 5,500 ± sq. ft. home is truly spectacular.  Surrounded by oversized windows, the home’s focal point is the palatial corner living room, offering both eastern and southern exposures, providing an abundance of sunlight throughout the day. The living room flows seamlessly into the grand dining room, which is open to the professional-grade eat-in kitchen, while two windowed home offices complete the public wing of the home. The corner master suite is its own private retreat – featuring a sitting area and an intimate library. There are three additional well-proportioned bedrooms, with two full baths, as well as an informal sitting room for family or guests.

For more information, please click here.



IN THE NEWS! A Shubin + Donaldson Modern Featured in Curbed.com


20 Cedar Lane, Santa Barbara

20 Cedar Lane in Santa Barbara, CA was recently featured on Curbed.com.


My stunning Santa Barbara Shubin + Donaldson listing was recently featured on Curbed.com. Enjoy the article below!

Curbed LAIndoor-outdoor modern house with lap pool asks $2.45M
– By Jenny Xle | June 26, 2018

20 Cedar Lane Shubin + Donaldson

20 Cedar Lane Shubin + Donaldson Modern Home

20 Cedar Lane Shubin + Donaldson Modern Santa Barbara Home

20 Cedar Lane Shubin + Donaldson Modern Santa Barbara Home

20 Cedar Lane Shubin + Donaldson Modern Santa Barbara Home



Sotheby’s Congratulates Suzanne Perkins on her 2017 Individual Agent Rankings

Suzanne Perkins 2017 #1 Agent in Santa Barbara

Dear Suzanne,

Each year, The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends unveil “The Thousand,” their highly anticipated list honoring the nation’s top-performing real estate agents. A clear indication of industry leadership, this prestigious accomplishment can only be attained through an impressive combination of talent, hard work and total commitment to serving your clients. On behalf of the entire executive team at Realogy, it’s a pleasure to recognize you as a member of The Thousand. Congratulations on joining such exclusive company!

Prior to my work with Realogy and the Sotheby’s International Realty brand, I spent 17 years at Starwood Hotels and Resorts, most recently as Chief Marketing Officer. Through my experience at Starwood, I learned that for a world-class luxury brand, such as the St. Regis, to be truly successful it must be experiential. And that is precisely what I admire most about the Sotheby’s International Realty brand. The service and expertise you provide on a daily basis creates unique experiences for your clients that collectively strengthen the reputation of Sotheby’s International Realty and enhance the Sotheby’s brand’s 274-year legacy. Sincerely, thank you for your many contributions.

Once again, please accept my congratulations and best wishes for even greater prosperity ahead.



President & CEO
Realogy Franchise Group