Whether you’re looking to relocate before the school year or simply browsing, the real estate market is full of opportunities this summer. From a grand Georgian mansion in Tennessee to an Austin gem with style to spare, here are some of our favorite Scouted listings available right now. To find a scouted real estate agent near you, consult The Scout Guide Directory.
2520 Whispering Acres Lane // Lucas, Texas // Contact: Ashley Beane Hooper, Allie Beth Allman & Associates, 214.695.9358
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 6,259 square feet, 4.1 acres
Features we love: High-end luxury design and custom details abound in this transitional masterpiece in a gated community. From the custom iron front door to hand-scraped hardwoods, the little details make a big impression indoors and out. The covered patio with a tongue and groove wooden ceiling, herringbone brick pattern floor, and an outdoor grill and fireplace is the ideal spot to enjoy the milder Texas seasons.
Pemberton Jewelbox // Austin, Texas // Contact: Natalie Kopp, Gottesman Residential Real Estate, 512.451.2422
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 3,403 square feet, .24 acres
Features we love: This Pemberton Heights abode exudes contemporary charm, an abundance of natural light, and exceptional streamlined finishes in one of Austin’s premier neighborhoods. The open floor plan and modern kitchen exude a luxuriously minimalist style. The stand-alone, multipurpose back house features a full bathroom and quaint kitchenette.
Marshall, North Carolina
6688 Bear Creek Road // Marshall, North Carolina // Contact: Hadley Cropp, Asheville Realty Group, 828.252.1910
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 half bathrooms, 5,795 square feet, 27 acres
Features we love: Escape the bustle of city life in this serene Madison County estate with stunning mountain views from every room. Clad in reclaimed wood and solid oak doors, you’re taken back to simpler times while enjoying modern amenities such as a gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances. The land includes a two-story barn, cleared pasture, cedar potting shed, woodshed, a chicken coup to rival all others, and manicured landscaping featuring many species of trees with fields of wildflowers, bulbs, and perennials.
2943 N Selkirk Drive // Boise, Idaho // Contact: Katie McFerrin, McFerrin Real Estate, 208.921.0334
The details: 5 bedrooms, 4 and 1 half bathrooms, 4,756 square feet, .5 acres
Features we love: Perched atop a 1/2 acre lot in the highly desirable Highlands neighborhood, this contemporary residence checks all the boxes. Ready for entertaining—from the expansive great room with soaring windows and gourmet chef’s kitchen to the lower level rec room complete with a private theater—good times are for the taking in this gem.
300 S. York Street // Denver, Colorado // Contact: Ian Wolfe, Wolfe-Bouc | Liv Sotheby’s, 303.486.3703
The details: 5 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 8,734 square feet, 2 acres
Features we love: This rare offering in the heart of Denver was designed in 1940 by world-renowned architect Burnham Hoyt delivering an elegance and grandeur not often found in the area. The home’s careful preservation maintained original architectural details while incorporating seamless additions and many modern amenities.
47 Avenue of Champions // Nicholasville, Kentucky // Contact: Whitney Durham, Bluegrass Sotheby’s International Realty, 859.983.9500
The details: 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 9,269 square feet, 12 acres
Features we love: Situated on the golf course, this property is surrounded on both sides by a lush tree canopy. Special spaces abound with a breakfast bar, wine cellar, exercise room, and expansive basement for entertaining, as well as accommodating resort-style outdoor space for swimming and lounging in the sun or the shade.
380 Falling Creek Lane // Eads, Tennessee // Contact: Judy McClellan and the JudyMac Team, 901.277.5839
The details: 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half bathrooms, 8,000 square feet, 8.03 acres
Features we love: This majestic estate is patterned after an 1800s Georgian mansion and it shows in all the details. The spectacular entryway is among its finest features along with the uniquely beautiful chandeliers and a balcony above the trees. The backyard is home to a stately pool that’s the ideal way to beat the southern summer heat.
270 Grey Fox Run // Bentleyville, Ohio // Contact: Karen Eagle, Elite Sotheby’s International Realty, 216.352.4700
The details: 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 5,536 square feet, 1.5 acres
Features we love: There’s plenty of space to roam in this beautiful home in the Chagrin Valley Trails neighborhood. Designed for family living and entertaining, from the light-filled eat-in-kitchen to the media room and outdoor pool. The pool house, complete with wet bar and outdoor kitchen, is perfect for summer entertaining, and the apartment above with living space, kitchenette, and large bedroom with a full bath is ideal for out-of-town visitors.
Fox Horn Farm–9331 Old Turnpike Road // Afton, Virginia // Contact: Ann Hay Hardy, Frank Hardy Sotheby’s International Realty, 434.296.0134
The details: 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half bathrooms, 4,596 square feet, 48 acres
Features we love: Set in the heart of the Blue Ridge foothills, this quintessential Virginia farm exudes historic character and charm with 200-year-old maple banisters, original pine floors, walnut built-in cabinetry, historic doors, and hardware. The home has been lovingly cared for and includes modern updates in all the right places.
6602 Ridgewood Drive // Naples, Florida // Contact: Taber Tagliasacchi, Calusa Bay Properties, 239.593.5533
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 half bathrooms, 4,033 square feet, 0.39 acres
Features we love: This stunning Pelican Bay estate home features modern lines with high ceilings and brilliant natural light. Ideal for embracing Florida indoor/outdoor living, the outdoor area has been envisioned to include a saline pool, integrated spa, sun shelf, water bubblers, various seating areas, an outdoor bar, built-in grill, and Big Green Egg charcoal grill.
White Stone, Virginia
586 Yopps Cove Road // White Stone, Virginia // Contact: John Martin, Shaheen, Ruth, Martin & Fonville Real Estate, 757.870.2893
The details: 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 5,835 square feet, 1.35 acres
Features we love: A rare waterfront retreat in Yopps Cove, this home with stunning curb appeal welcomes comfortable living with an eye for beauty, from the imported tile floors to the expansive white pine coffered ceilings. While the interiors are noteworthy, the saltwater pool, thoughtful landscaping, and new boat and jet ski lift make this home a true getaway.
San Antonio, Texas
22812 Angostura Boulevard // San Antonio, Texas // Contact: Caroline Kuper, Kuper Sotheby’s, 210.240.7809
The details: 4 bedrooms, 3 full and 1 half bathrooms, 3,862 square feet,1.19 acres
Features we love: Abundant natural light-filled rooms, high ceilings, and an open floor plan in a discreet, gated neighborhood make this residence a true find. Built for entertaining, outdoors we love the patio terrace, tandoor oven, inviting pool with a waterfall effect, and multiple seating areas.
16145 Founders Bridge Terrace // Midlothian, Virginia // Contact: Sharon Ligon, The Steele Group– Sotheby’s International Realty, 804.338.0510
The details: 6 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half bathrooms, 7,406 square feet, 1.29 acres
Features we love: Enjoy quiet, cul-de-sac living in this custom-built executive home. The true chef’s kitchen features stunning copper farmhouse and prep sinks, dual-ovens, and warming drawer and steamer. The primary bedroom is the perfect retreat with a two-story sitting area with a wall of windows, soaking tub, and spa shower. Outdoors, enjoy two raised cobblestone stamped concrete patios.
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