Any new year brings with it a sense of renewal. That’s never been more true than right now, as we greet 2021 with unprecedented fervor. As you embrace this fresh start, you may simply turn to plotting out possible vacations in a new planner. But for some, this new epoch could spur the desire for a new homestead. If that’s the case, we’ve got some excellent options in this month’s roundup, from a classic country estate in Charlottesville to a chic condo on the coast in Palm Beach. Here, you’re sure to find a property that entices you to dream big in 2021.

Memphis, Tennessee

310 Laurel Falls Cove // Eads, Tennessee // Contact: Judy McLellan, The JudyMac Team with CRYE-LEIKE, 901.277.5839

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5.1 bathrooms, 7,000 square feet, 6.64 acres
Features we love: This luxurious, casually sophisticated residence in Falling Creek has all the security of a gated community with the serenity of a woodland getaway. Inside, the chef’s kitchen, spacious closets, copious windows offering plentiful natural light, and spa-like bathrooms offers a welcome retreat. Outside, the pool, landscaped grounds and gorgeous pond encourage many stress-free days. 

Northwest Arkansas

4668 Jean Lane // Fayetteville, Arkansas // Contact: Portfolio Sotheby’s International Realty, 479.273.6697

The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, 7,383 square feet, 0.60 acres
Features we love: Located in the desirable gated community of Clear Creek on Blessings Golf Course, this charming home offers plenty of space to spread out. An impressive grand entryway features a curved staircase and travertine marble floors, leading to a gourmet kitchen perfect for the home chef. All five bedrooms boast en-suite bathrooms, which affords a highly-desired level of privacy for family members and guests alike.

Irvington, Virginia

173 Virginia Road // Irvington, Virginia // Contact: Bo Bragg, Bragg & Company Real Estate LLC, 804.435.2299

The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, 5,500 square feet, 2 acres
Features we love: A little slice of heaven in the Northern Neck; this waterfront property sits on much desired Carter’s Creek and comes with its own private pier and boat lift. Vaulted ceilings, plenty of natural light, and sizable rooms make this home feel bright and airy. Upper and lower decks, a screened porch, and outdoor shower, all lend themselves to an indoor/outdoor lifestyle and the ultimate weekend retreat.

Charlottesville, Virginia

2408 Old Lynchburg Road // Charlottesville, Virginia // Contact: Ann Hay Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 202.297.0228

The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, 15,5000 square feet, 21 acres
Features we love: A serene sanctuary set on 21 acres of land, this estate is perfectly private. Immaculately landscaped, the grounds include a waterfall, dipping pool, raised garden beds, and playground. A sauna, wine cellar, and dog grooming room are only a few of the many luxuries that come along with this retreat. In addition to the main house, the property features a large guesthouse, barn, and greenhouse.

Palm Beach, Florida

100 Worth Avenue, 410 // Palm Beach, Florida // Contact: Kourtney Pulitzer, Sotheby’s International Realty, 561.722.1745

The details: 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1,933 square feet
Features we love: With striking views of the Florida coast line, this fully renovated condo is a beachfront oasis, complete with two spacious balconies, an open floor plan and high-end finishes throughout. Whether you are looking for a place to retire or a low-maintenance vacation getaway, this sophisticated, sun-drenched space is the ideal refuge.

Baltimore, Maryland

7506 L’hirondelle Club Road // Baltimore, Maryland // Contact: Karen Hubble Bisbee, Hubble Bisbee Group, 443.838.0438

The details: 5 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, 9,935 square feet, 3 acres
Features we love: With much sought-after views, this elegant property has been updated by renown Baltimore designer Patrick Sutton. This grand home features a beautiful custom library, billiard room, wet bar, and craft room. Just as stunning as the interior, the exterior boasts a multitude of outdoor gathering areas, a heated pool, and immaculate grounds.