Grand Vie Fall/Winter 2017 - West

4 © Copyright 2017. Ebby Halliday Inc. All Rights Reserved. This publication and its contents are protected under U.S. Copyright laws. Reproduction by any means in whole or in part is expressly forbidden without written permission from the Publisher. Although care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the content, we cannot be responsible for errors, omissions, prior sales, changes or withdrawals without notice. Photography may be retouched. Equal Housing Opportunity. This is not intended to solicit property currently listed. Grand Vie: Luxury in Living magazine reaches North Texas’ luxury homebuying audience. For information on becoming an advertiser or being added to the mailing list, please email your interest to or call 972-980-6641. All advertising is subject to approval before acceptance and Grand Vie reserves the right to refuse any ad for any reason. The advertiser warrants and represents that the descriptions of products and services advertised are true in all respects. Grand Vie assumes no responsibility for claims made by advertisers or makes recommendations as to the purchase or sale of any product, service or other items. Grand Vie is mailed to approximately 60,000 homes in the North Texas area three times a year. Unavailable on newsstands, Grand Vie copies are available upon request from the Publisher for $10 each. Limited quantities available. Email requests to: . Cody Baker / DirectorofAdvertising , Steve Smith / DirectorofPublicRelations , Tony Guadagnolo / CreativeDirector , Alison Glander / SocialMediaandMarketingCoordinator , Terri Jones / MarketingManager , Heather Ezell / SeniorGraphicDesigner , Alex Escorza / GraphicDesigner , Miranda Marquez / GraphicDesigner , Chelsea Vinson / MarketingAssistant, Madzie MacVaugh / MarketingCoordinator Cover and page 26 KIPLING LEAR FARM $10,850,000 136 acres on the banks of Bear Creek, minutes from Fort Worth Exclusively represented by Allen Crumley and Martha Williams of Williams Trew Real Estate love — objects that are inspiring or meaningful to them. We couldn’t agree more. Luxury can bring a feeling of achievement: Ebby Halliday, R EALTORS® and Williams Trew are honored to have achieved the position of luxury leaders in North Texas with over $400 million more in luxury home sales this year than our closest competitor. With Luxury Portfolio International®, our invitation-only global luxury marketing partner, we are connected with celebrated luxury real estate companies around the world. Luxury Portfolio is the leader in properties priced at $1 million and above, connecting your home to the right network — locally and globally. Our founding membership in Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® further partners our brands with the best independent real estate companies worldwide. The LeadingRE network collectively sold $62 billion more in residential real estate than its closest competitor in 2016. We hope you will enjoy this edition of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living . We wish you and your family a beautiful holiday season and encourage you to take time to celebrate the things that make life great. Randall Graham Vice President and Director of Marketing e are, first and foremost, a residential real estate company, and we are honored to present the exceptional homes you will find on the following pages represented by Williams Trew and Ebby Halliday, R EALTORS® . A home is what you make it, and we hope you will be inspired by some of the great feature articles and fun new products showcased in our Fall/Winter edition of Grand Vie: Luxury in Living , which launched in the fall of 2012. Over the years, we have continued to evolve our property magazine to reflect the times. It’s a labor of love, and we think you will see our commitment to excellence while flipping through the pages. The Fall/Winter edition truly celebrates the good life. As attention begins to focus on the coming holiday season, Chef Dean Fearing and his wine director, Paul Botamer, help us prepare for celebrations with advice on entertaining and service. Fearing considered our company’s founder, Ebby Halliday, a friend, recently telling us that she was a great supporter of his in the ’80s and ’90s. Ebby even had a regular table at his famed restaurant. Today, Fearing’s is one of those places that makes you feel comfortable from the moment you enter — just like arriving at a good friend’s home. Objets d’art creator Michael Aram is celebrated for bridging the gap between artist and artisan. His fine-art pieces, created mostly of metal, are coveted and collected. Aram says creating a home is very personal, and everyone should live with things they