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Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana lists his California home for $28.9 million

The main house is a 9,700-square-foot three-bedroom, a three-bath house influenced by Mediterranean-style architecture. (Paul Rollins) By Amy Dobson August 13 Retired quarterback Joe Montana and his wife, Jennifer, have re-listed their custom-built Sonoma, Calif., estate for $28.9 million after previously listing it for $49 million in 2009 and $35 million in 2012. The design for the home was inspired by the couple’s travels around Italy ...more

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Puppy Love: Pet-Friendly Mansion in Bay Area a Bargain at $28.5M

By Claudine Zap | Jul 30, 2019 Open Homes Photography; realtor.com f canines had the wherewithal to design homes, this fabulous San Francisco Bay Area estate might be such a result. A mansion in Alamo, CA, designed by PeopleSoft co-founder and pet lover Dave Duffield and his wife, Cheryl, is on the market for $28.5 million. Dana Green of Compass holds the listing. But will two-legged mammals also enjoy this luxury, 21-acre estate? We’ll bark out an emphatic ...more

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Joe Montana’s Napa Valley Equestrian Villa Lists For $28.9 Million

Keith Flamer Senior Contributor Writer, pop culture virtuoso and luxury lunatic Villa Montana, Joe and Jennifer Montana’s secluded compound, just listed for $28.9 million. PAUL ROLLINS Hall of Fame NFL quarterback Joe Montana threw for 40,551 yards in his legendary football career. But that pales in comparison to the 500-acre Napa Valley equestrian estate he’s tossing onto the market (after all, 40,551 yards only amounts to eight ...more

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Joe Montana Re-Lists California Estate For $28.9 Million, A 41 Percent Discount

Back in 2009, an optimistic Joe Montana listed his 500-acre Napa Valley estate for $49 million, a reference to his legendary stint as quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. Inside jokes are all well and good but sometimes the real estate market has other plans, and now Montana has re-listed the property a decade after the first time, at a 41 percent discount to $28.9 million. According to The ...more

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Former NFL quarterback Joe Montana’s California estate is on the market at a 41% price cut — and it comes with an equestrian facility and a shooting range. Here’s a look inside.

Montana’s estate can now be yours at a 41% discount. Shareif Ziyadat/Getty Images; Paul Rollins; Yutong Yuan/Business InsiderFormer NFL quarterback Joe Montana has relisted his California estate for $28.9 million, The Wall Street Journal reported. It was originally listed for $49 million in 2009. The property was designed by Montana and his wife in the early 2000s and includes everything from a skeet shooting range to a wine-tasting room. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. ...more

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49ers legend Joe Montana relisting 500-acre Calistoga ranch for $28.9M

Earlier this month, 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana put his 87-acre Northern California ranch on the market for $3.1 million. And now, he’s listing his 500-acre estate right next door for $28.9 million. The property originally floated for $49 million a decade ago, but now is on the market for less. The France and Italy-inspired home began to take shape in the late ...more

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Joe Montana’s Calistoga-area estate for sale, again

Joe Montana’s Knights Valley estate is for sale for $28.9 million. Montana and his family are looking for a buyer for his 500 acre ‘equestrian estate with a European inspired villa.” The estate, known as Villa Montana, has a Calistoga mailing address but is technically located in in Sonoma County. He first offered it for sale for $49 million back in 2009. Ten years later, ...more

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A look inside Joe Montana’s 9,700-square-foot Napa mansion that’s hitting the market

According to the Wall Street Journal the home, completed in the early 2000s, features a small moat and turrets Ever since I heard about Joe Montana’s 500-acre Calistoga ranch with a 9,700-square-foot Tuscan mansion, stables, olive trees and a wine cellar that can hold 3,500 bottles, I like to imagine the Montanas greeting visitors by saying, “It’s not much, but we call it home.” The ...more

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Amazing Joe Montana ranch property in play: See the $29 million Napa villa

San Francisco 49ers great Joe Montana is selling a distinctive 500-acre Napa Valley villa for $28.9 million. BY DAVID CARACCIO San Francisco 49ers great Joe Montana is selling a distinctive 500-acre Napa Valley villa for $28.9 million. The equestrian estate in Calistoga, California, was inspired by his and his wife Jennifer’s travels in Italy and France during breaks in the NFL legend’s career, according to the ...more

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