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Former For-Profit School Chairman Auctions Four Luxury Homes

The owners are selling homes in Florida, Pennsylvania, Colorado, and New Mexico that were previously individually listed for a combined $46 million

For years, Robert and Miryam Knutson traveled around the country, splitting their time among homes in four states. But when Mr. Knutson came down with a “mystery virus” 18 months ago, the couple decided to consolidate to a $25 million Los Angeles mansion, and put their four luxurious homes on the market individually, for a total of $46 million.

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Luxurious Boca Grande Waterfront Home, Once $13.5M, Up for Auction in High End Real Estate Market

Platinum Luxury Auctions will offer the seven-bedroom, six-bathroom residence in high end real estate auction on January 10, 2019 without reserve or a minimum bid.

The waterfront estate in the Fort Myers area is headed for luxury home auction with Miami-based Platinum Luxury Auctions without reserve, or a minimum bid. This 10,500-square-foot residence was previously for sale at $13.5 million.

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Founder of Luxury Real Estate Auction House Discusses When It’s Time to Consider an Auction

In the spring of 2014, Trayor Lesnock, the founder of Miami-based real estate auction firm Platinum Luxury Auctions, sat down with staff members of Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty to discuss how his luxury real estate auction firm evaluates multimillion-dollar properties as candidates for sale via its non-distressed auction platform, in addition to commenting on some “best practices” in the luxury estate auction transaction.

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