A 130-year-old Boulder mansion that sold for $200,000 over its list price topped May’s Denver metro area home sales.
Three of the top five May home sales closed over the list price.
The six-bedroom, six-bath house at 541 Highland Ave. sold for $10.2 million. Built in 1890, it was one of the first in Boulder’s Mapleton Hill Historic District.
Kim Hullett with Porchlight Real Estate Group-Boulder represented the sellers Christopher and Jennifer Centeno, who bought the house in 2005 for $2.5 million. Centeno is a specialist in using bone marrow concentrate in orthopedics.
Nina Mooney with Porchlight Real Estate Group-Boulder represented the buyers, Zachary and Natasia Smith.
Here are the next four priciest May home sales in the Denver metro, according to MLS data:
2323 4th St. in Boulder: $7.9 million
Listing agent: John Canova with Compass-Boulder
Buyer’s agent: Mckinze Casey with LIV Sotheby’s International Realty
Details: Compound LLC bought this 5,267-square-foot home listed for $8.8 million. Canova and his wife, Elizabeth, remodeled and reimagined the five-bedroom, six-bath house to create the ultimate Zen retreat. Initially designed and built in 1978 for Chogyam Trungpa, the founder of Naropa University and Shambala, the home was later owned by artist Trudy Derksen and Jirka Rysavy, founder, chairman and CEO of Gaia. According to property records, the Canovas bought the five-bedroom, six-bathroom home for $2.8 million in May 2021.
1110 E. Layton Ave. in Cherry Hills Village: $6.4 million
Listing agents: Josh and Linda Behr with LIV Sotheby’s International Realty
Buyer’s agent: Patti Maurer Williams with LIV Sotheby’s International Realty
Details: Andreas and Stacey Panayiotou purchased the six-bedroom, nine-bath home listed at $5.5 million from Daniel and Jeanne O’Shaughnessy. Andreas Panayiotou is the chief marketing officer at Pfizer, and Stacey Panayiotou is Ball Corporation’s chief HR officer. The 8,262-square-foot home sits on nearly an acre of wooded, secluded land in the heart of Old Cherry Hills.
2860 E. Willamette Lane in Greenwood Village: $5.6 million
Listing agent: Josh and Linda Behr with LIV Sotheby’s International Realty
Buyer’s agent: Christopher Bouc with LIV Sotheby’s International Realty
Details: John and Jill Obering bought the 10,788-square-foot home listed at $4.9 million from Gary and Tara Nafus. John Obering is the president of Helm Energy LLC. Nafus is a Microsoft vice president. The seven-bedroom, nine-bath Tudor home sits on a 3.25-acre lot overlooking Dry Creek and includes more than 1,300 square feet of outdoor deck and patio space.
400 Circle Drive in Denver: $5.2 million
Listing agent: Kelli Barton with Coldwell Banker Global Luxury Denver
Buyer’s agent: Stacy Weinstein with 8z Real Estate
Details: Josh and Elizabeth Finke bought this 6,025-square-foot 1934 Country Club classic from John and Kathleen Woodberry for its list price. Kristin Park Design and Knepper Construction recently remodeled the six-bedroom, seven-bath home.