Time is money, especially if you are some hot shot executive and choose to save your time on commuting. But for those few who have millions and billions in their bank balance and don’t mind shelling out that cash to buy themselves a helicopter and a helipad in their very homes. A very large number of those ‘most expensive homes’ that we read about come with this facility. One such home for sale in the US is the Manor on the Manasquan. It is a gorgeous riverfront property having a boathouse as well as a pool-house. Situated in Brielle, New Jersey, it is a just a short drive away from a private jet airfield and helicopter pad. Brielle is a quiet town with a high standard of living, boasting of several prominent artists such as Impressionist painter Theodore Robinson as its residents. It also happens to be a great place for sport fishing. Christie’s International Real Estate holds the listing. Though they haven’t come up with a listing price, those interested in this home for sale in New Jersey can get in touch with them to get more information about it.
Another house recently came up in the market, which is sure to figure in 2012s most expensive homes for sale. It is the Gagnon Mansion in Quebec, Canada, currently owned by none other than Celine Dion. It comes with its very own helipad along with a price tag of $29.65 million. This property is ideal for those who want a break from city life but still have quick and easy access to it. The helipad takes care of the easy access part. And as far as getting away from the city life are concerned, this place is no less than a utopia. It is located in the middle of four acres of gorgeous greenery and 382 feet of waterfront. If you still want to get further away from it all, there is also a dock at the beach enabling you to sail away on your boat or yacht. The mansion is built in the Tudor style, complete with fountains and lush greenery surrounding it. Inside is almost 10,000 square feet of living space covering six bedrooms, dining room, a kitchen accompanied by another eating space, a library and a lot more.
Each and every part of the house reflects great taste and luxury. The living room has a magnificent 30-foot ceiling, panelled walls, a stone fireplace, and eye-catching stained glass windows. One can see the river from the dining room, the library, as well as some of the bedrooms. Speaking of the bedrooms, they all have their own unique style, the best one ofcourse being the master bedroom with its very own whirlpool tub. Other luxurious amenities in this house include a poolhouse, a garage with a capacity for four cars, and large porches among others. There is also a 3 bedroom cottage located on the grounds. Golf is almost like a compulsory sport for executives and this property takes care of that need as well. The Manasquan River golf Club’s course is close enough for you to drop by during weekends. For those interested in sailing and fishing, there is a boathouse nearby, which leads you to some of the best deep-sea fishing facilities.