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RESIDE | Rumer Willis’ Favorite Things

Earlier this year, actress Rumer Willis surprised fans by being the woman—and voice—behind an elaborate lion costume on Fox TV’s singing-competition show The Masked Singer. Willis has been bitten by the singing bug, and now the former Dancing with the Stars winner is heading to the music studio to record an album later this year. […] The post RESIDE | Rumer Willis’ Favorite Things appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Jean Nouvel’s Doha Masterpiece

At the National Museum of Qatar, the newest masterwork by Pritzker Prize–winning architect Jean Nouvel, history unfolds like the petals of an intoxicating, exotic flower. The 361,861-square-foot concrete-and-steel museum, which opened in the capital city of Doha in March, boldly embraces the past. Its spectacular, saucer-shaped discs form a necklace whose ends are clasped by […] The post RESIDE | Jean Nouvel’s Doha Masterpiece appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Food First, Shopping Second

In-store restaurants aren’t new: For decades, spots like the Zodiac at Neiman Marcus in Dallas have let shoppers unwind over a glass of wine and a salad. But now, more retail locations are including upscale eateries, hiring celebrity chefs, and developing elaborate menus that emphasize freshness and seasonality. These restaurants are becoming dining destinations in […] The post RESIDE | Food First, Shopping Second appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Paint it Black

Shading your walls in black may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you’re considering paint colors. But black has a daring all its own that can bring character and chicness to your space. “The result is both unexpected and incredibly sophisticated,” says Andrea Magno, a Benjamin Moore color and design expert. […] The post RESIDE | Paint it Black appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Hiking in Style

In a digitized world, more global travelers want to take a break from technology while enjoying close contact with nature. Few activities guarantee Zen moments like hiking; fortunately, there’s an ever-growing variety of inviting destinations where expert-led hikes are among the most popular activities. Better yet, an assortment of upscale resorts and tour providers are […] The post RESIDE | Hiking in Style appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Nightlife in Rio

While the world knows Rio de Janeiro—Brazil’s second-largest city and Instagram darling—simply as Rio, Brazilians prefer another name: Cidade Maravilhosa, the Marvelous City. Indeed, this city of over six million people sparkles with unmatched marvels. From picturesque beaches to steep green peaks and rounded verdant isles, all under the gaze of that iconic and sacred […] The post RESIDE | Nightlife in Rio appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE® By Sotheby’s International Realty Podcast | Episode 3

Inspired by the pages of RESIDE® Magazine, RESIDE by Sotheby’s International Realty® explores the incredible people, places, and brands featured in the magazine, bringing their stories to life. From the nightlife of one of the world’s favorite cities, to art and beyond, RESIDE by Sotheby’s International Realty explores the best of luxury living. On this […] The post RESIDE® By Sotheby’s International Realty Podcast | Episode 3 appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Engineering the World’s Tallest Building

In this era of megatall skyscraper construction around the world, Jeddah Tower is the first that aims to exceed the previously undreamed-of one-kilometer threshold. When it is completed in 2020, the 1,000-meter tower in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, designed by architect Adrian Smith, will become the world’s tallest building, easily eclipsing Burj Khalifa, the 830-meter-tall Dubai […] The post RESIDE | Engineering the World’s Tallest Building appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Sweat Smart

Prepare to increase your screen time as you burn calories. The latest fitness craze cuts down on commuting and brings expert instruction into the comfort of your own home. Depending on your exercise style, there’s a high-end, sleek home gym that will get you—or keep you—lean and strong. The Cardio Lover Image from onepeloton.com Peloton […] The post RESIDE | Sweat Smart appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Brutalism Evolves

Stark and unadorned, Brutalist architecture is a touchstone of postmodernism. And although the style has detractors, it’s getting a lot of attention from modern audiences. Social-media apps like Instagram have united Brutalism fans, and accounts posting photos of landmarks in the style have tens of thousands of followers. Books on the subject abound as well, […] The post RESIDE | Brutalism Evolves appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE® | Diving the Eco-Friendly Way

Divers of all stripes—from those who travel with their equipment to novices—can select from countless destinations. While the busiest diving spots are often packed with leisure travelers and heavy boat traffic, an assortment of locales around the world provide unique diving experiences­—and many are environmentally friendly, too. Mexico Costa Rica This is just a taste […] The post RESIDE® | Diving the Eco-Friendly Way appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE® Magazine | Marie Kondo’s 5 Favorite Things

Whether it is her #1 New York Times best-seller, The Life‑Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering, her Netflix series, or her many appearances on television promoting her trademarked KonMari™ Method of tidying by category, Marie Kondo is rapidly becoming a household name. In the latest issue of RESIDE Magazine, Kondo took the time to take us through […] The post RESIDE® Magazine | Marie Kondo’s 5 Favorite Things appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Author Kelly Link’s Favorite Short Story Collections

Kelly Link’s short stories blur the line between genre and literary fiction, drawing upon elements of fairy tale, science fiction, and horror. The author, 49, of Northampton, Mass., has written three story collections and edited several anthologies, and was recently awarded a MacArthur Foundation fellowship for her trailblazing fiction. “It doesn’t feel in any way […] The post RESIDE | Author Kelly Link’s Favorite Short Story Collections appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE® by Sotheby’s International Realty Podcast | Episode 2

Inspired by the pages of RESIDE® Magazine, RESIDE by Sotheby’s International Realty® explores the incredible people, places, and brands featured in the magazine, bringing their stories to life. From the nightlife of one of the world’s favorite cities, to art and beyond, RESIDE by Sotheby’s International Realty explores the best of luxury living. On this […] The post RESIDE® by Sotheby’s International Realty Podcast | Episode 2 appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | De Pijp – Amsterdam’s Coolest Neighborhood

De Pijp, which in English means The Pipe, is the hippest neighborhood in Amsterdam, The Netherlands’ city of canals. Located directly south of the city center in the Oud Zuid, or Old South section, De Pijp originally was a working-class neighborhood and has three districts—Diamantbuurt or Diamond, Nieuwe Pijp, and Oude Pijp. “It’s the hipster […] The post RESIDE | De Pijp – Amsterdam’s Coolest Neighborhood appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Next-Level Safaris

Rare is the global traveler’s bucket list that doesn’t include a safari. And while many nature lovers associate world-class wildlife viewing with Africa, a growing number of international operators and destination resorts offer compelling alternatives. Here’s a look at notable options around the globe. India A safari in India’s Baghvan Taj Hotels—India’s most iconic luxury […] The post RESIDE | Next-Level Safaris appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Norah O’Donnell’s 4 Favorite Things At Home

Throughout Norah O’Donnell’s airy, light-filled New York City apartment, there are glimpses of her far-reaching career in broadcasting. For example, bookended by the CBS This Morning co-anchor’s two Emmys are elegantly framed photos of O’Donnell with dignitaries, a pope, presidents, and other politicos. A broadcast journalist for more than two decades, O’Donnell, who turns 45 […] The post RESIDE | Norah O’Donnell’s 4 Favorite Things At Home appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | At Home with Actor Chris Coy

Actor Chris Coy lives in Thousand Oaks, California, with his wife and his two daughters, Dylan and Veronica. When he’s not on the West Coast, he spends some of the year in New York shooting HBO’s The Deuce, in which he stars as Paul Hendrickson, a bartender at a watering hole run by the show’s […] The post RESIDE | At Home with Actor Chris Coy appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | A Chef’s Journey Home

On Instagram, the chef Malcolm Livingston is often seen in Japan, or else he’s in the Bronx, Barbados, or at Art Basel in Miami. There he is on the Rachael Ray Show, or at Instagram HQ posing with his colleagues from Ghetto Gastro, the groundbreaking far-more-than-a-catering company that he co-founded in 2012. His photos of […] The post RESIDE | A Chef’s Journey Home appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | City Confidential – Nashville at Night

At the heart of Nashville, Tennessee, a fast-changing city undergoing one of the biggest development booms in the American South, is an unyielding timelessness. While new hotels and high-end condos rise ever higher, Nashville’s sense of itself as Music City U.S.A. grounds it in a mindset that welcomes opulence and splendor but rejects pretentiousness. Patterson […] The post RESIDE | City Confidential – Nashville at Night appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Living the High Life

Opting for vertical living has long involved tradeoffs: services versus square footage, turnkey versus autonomy, convenience versus community. But with highly equipped, low-density condominium towers, buyers no longer have to compromise: Distinctive architecture, oversize residences and ultra-luxe services are turning high-rise structures into high-networth communities, with amenities fostering social interaction and a sense of place […] The post RESIDE | Living the High Life appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | City Confidential: 6 Must-Visit Spots in Hong Kong

Until recently, Hong Kong equated formality with status and sophistication. In recent years, however, the city’s drinking and dining scene has flourished, led by innovative establishments that have regional authenticity and a sense of cultural identity at their core. POTATO HEAD Indonesian import Potato Head brings a relaxed Balinese vibe to Hong Kong’s hip Sai […] The post RESIDE | City Confidential: 6 Must-Visit Spots in Hong Kong appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | A New Way to Buy & Sell Antiques with Sotheby’s Viyet

Online shopping has revolutionized the way we buy everything from clothing to everyday basics. Now, we can add fine antiques, rare vintage pieces and designer furniture to the list. Whether you’re looking for a pristine Art Deco accent chair by Jacques Adnet or an 18th-century French farmhouse table, you can start your search at Viyet.com, […] The post RESIDE | A New Way to Buy & Sell Antiques with Sotheby’s Viyet appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

RESIDE | Alysia Reiner’s 4 Favorite Things at Home

Walk through actress Alysia Reiner’s home and you’ll know that each and every curated item is loved Photo by Chris Loupos The 1909-era brownstone Alysia Reiner shares with her husband, actor David Alan Basche, and daughter, Livia, 9, was once a neglected shell of a building. But in 2006, the couple took a chance on the space, rebuilt […] The post RESIDE | Alysia Reiner’s 4 Favorite Things at Home appeared first on Sotheby's International Realty | Blog.

Work With Nickie

Nickie has worked all facets of the real estate spectrum: luxury real estate to first-time buyers. In addition, her many years as a personal trainer and fitness consultant has provided Nickie a diverse and extensive personal network across the DC Metro area.