Palm Beach Mansion Sale Sets Market Record with Aviation Heirs’ $39M Deal

In a quiet but important deal, a lakefront mansion owned by Gary and Darlene Yelvington, whose family made their wealth in aviation and building materials, was sold in Palm Beach for a huge $39 million.

This sale, done privately through a company called Sugar Magnolias managed by Corient Wealth Management, shows how sought-after and competitive luxury real estate in Palm Beach is.

The mansion, located at 10 Via Vizcaya, was inherited by the Yelvington siblings from their parents, Conrad and Margaret Yelvington.

The Yelvington family’s mansion, with six bedrooms, and seven bathrooms, was sold privately through Sugar Magnolias.

Conrad Yelvington was well-known for his business in building materials and his company was later bought by a big Irish firm in 2007. This background, along with the family’s involvement in private jet aviation, added to the mansion’s appeal.

Built-in 2007 on land bought in 2004 for $3.6 million, the mansion has six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and fancy extras like a pool and a dock, showing off the luxurious lifestyle in Palm Beach.

This sale shows how strong Palm Beach’s real estate market is. Even though the mansion had some trouble selling at first, with its price going down from $45 million to $42 million before selling, it still shows that luxury properties are in high demand there.

Palm Beach’s resilient market sees high-demand sales despite initial challenges, proving its desirability.

Other big sales, like Tarpon Island for $187.5 million, prove that Palm Beach is a top spot for rich buyers. Even when the market slows down a bit, Palm Beach still attracts big sales, which shows how desirable it is for investors.

This mansion sale is just one part of the bigger picture of luxury real estate in Palm Beach.

These fancy sales don’t just show off the money of the people buying and selling them; they also affect the local economy, property values, and the luxury real estate market altogether.

As Palm Beach keeps seeing these huge sales, it affects many industries, like construction, design, wealth management, and law, showing how these big deals impact the whole area.

Sajda Parveen
Sajda Parveen
Sajda Praveen is a market expert. She has over 6 years of experience in the field and she shares her expertise with readers. You can reach out to her at [email protected]
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