Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Mottola Sells His Aspen-Area Ranch

February 02, 2011 - Colorado
Music-industry veteran Tommy Mottola has sold his 324-acre ranch near Aspen, Colo. for nearly $17.8 million, about 35% less than his $27.5 million asking price in June.

Val Kilmer Relists Ranch for $18.5 Million

January 06, 2011 - New Mexico
Actor Val Kilmer has relisted his 6,000-acre New Mexico ranch for $18.5 million, a 44% discount from its original $33 million asking price in 2009.

Paul Fireman's Nevada Ranch Lists for $50 Million

August 27, 2010 - Nevada
A Nevada ranch, one of the largest in the West, with access to nearly one million acres of land, has hit the market for $50 million. Public records show the ranch is owned by a corporation headed by Paul Fireman, the former chairman and chief executive of Reebok and the chairman of Fireman Capital Partners.

Music Veteran Mottola Asks $27.5 Million for Ranch

June 25, 2010 - Colorado
Music-industry veteran Tommy Mottola is asking $27.5 million for his 324-acre ranch near Aspen, Colorado. He bought the property for $14.7 million in 2003.

Estancia Alicura Ranch In Patagonia For Sale For $30 Millions

June 15, 2010 - Argentina
A 180,000-acre ranch in the Patagonia region of Argentina has gone on the market for $30 million. The ranch, known as Estancia Alicura, is owned by Ward Lay.

Montana Ranch: $45 Million

May 24, 2010 - Montana
The Dana Ranch, a 60,000-acre working cattle ranch in Montana, is quietly being offered for sale for $45 million. It's on the market for the first time in its nearly 100 years.

Sun Ranch near Yellowstone National Park SOLD

April 19, 2010 - Montana
Mining executive Richard Adkerson and two partners have bought a roughly 18,000-acre ranch in Montana for less than $30 million.

Aspen's Woody Creek Ranch Listed for $59 Million

April 08, 2010 - Colorado
The developers of an 813-acre ranch property outside Aspen, Colo., have cut its price by 33% for a new asking price of $59 million—still one of the priciest listings in the area.

Bell Ranch, Estate of the Day

March 20, 2010 - New Mexico
A 250,000-acre ranch in New Mexico first listed in 2007 for $115 million is now available for $83 million—with an additional 40,000 acres thrown in. Called the Bell Ranch for a bell-shaped butte on the land, the property is a working cattle ranch 150 miles east of Santa Fe. In 1970, Illinois businessman William N. Lane bought the land, which passed on to his children when he died in 1978. They've lost interest in ranch ownership and are planning their estates, said listing agent Patrick Bates, of Bates Sanders Swan Land Co.

Software Billionaire Siebel Lists Ranch for $45 Million

March 01, 2010 - Montana
The Wall Street Journal's Private Properties reports that billionaire software entrepreneur and philanthropist Tom Siebel is selling his 62,000-acre Montana cattle ranch for $45 million.