In addition to being the home of the Sundance film festival Park City, Utah is always a popular winter sports destination with three major ski resorts in the area. Those who live there full time enjoy both a winter full of snow and a summer full of great hiking and outdoor activities. Luxury real estate is always at a premium. Ben Fisher, a real estate agent at Summit Sotheby’s International Realty recently rounded up the top five sales for 2012 in the area.
This home sold in October topped the charts for the year at a staggering $11M. A total of 17,000 square feet with 7 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms, this is a very large and luxurious home among many others just like it in the Deer Crest area. This ski home sits on 2.5 acreas overlooking the Jordanelle Reservoir with stunning views and great ski access down to the Deer Crest Gondola. The previous owner was Phily’s real estate mogul Eustace Mita.
9100 Marsac Avenue #1182 – Montage Deer Valley : $8,250,000
Making the #2 spot is a condominium at the luxurious Montage Deer Valley in Empire Pass sold by the Montage sales team. This development is the most prestigious in the Deer Valley area and has been very active in the last year with many sold residences for this ski-in ski-out luxury complex. This unit is a four bedroom and seven bath residence with 6,858 square feet which is one of the largest residences they offer at The Montage.
9950 N Summit View Dr – Deer Crest : $6,900,000
Another home sold in Deer Crest (notice a trend here) offering great ski access right out of your door and great lake views. 9950 sold by Keller Williams sold in April of last year for just under 7M and the is the 2nd most expensive sale in the area for the year. With six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, and almost ten thousand square feet of slope-side living, this is a beautiful home and one of the nicest in the area. Just like the home coming in at #1, it was sold in the 700’s per square foot which we have been seeing across the Deer Valley real estate market as a whole for high end ski homes.
7840 Hawk Ct – Bald Eagle : $6,875,00
This great home in Bald Eagle was sold by Sotheby’s back in February as a top sale for the year and the 2nd sale within Bald Eagle to top the list. This home is in the prestigious and gated area of Bald Eagle and designed by Otto Walker. A cabin style luxury home at it’s finest with views to die for. The home boasts twelve thousand square feet of living space with eight bedrooms and twelve bathrooms. This home was built in 1997 in one of the most renowned locations in all of Deer Valley.
2300 E Deer Valley Dr #802 – St. Regis : $6,200,000
Another condominium has made the top 5 sales for 2012 located at the St. Regis inside of Deer Crest. This is a four bedroom with 5 bathrooms unit with 3,615 square feet of living space. This sold for $1,716/sq ft which is an impressive number to see selling after coming out of the down markets we have seen these last few years. St. Regis is another luxurious development to rival the Montage and is in the gated Deer Crest area as well.
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Deidre Woollard served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and luxury goods. Her love for luxury real estate led her to work at realtor.com and two of the top real estate brokerages in Los Angeles as well as doing publicity for properties around the world.