A look at luxury living
By JUDY STARK
Published September 30, 2006
This is the opening weekend of the Greater Tampa Luxury Home Tour, a self-guided tour of 15 homes priced at a minimum of $1-million, where you can look at high-end features like a master bath in the Mienna model by John Cannon Homes, at 624 Balibay Road in the Bay Estates section of MiraBay in Apollo Beach.
* The homes are open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday and again Oct. 6-8 and Oct. 13-15.
* The homes are at six residential communities in Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough counties: MiraBay and FishHawk Ranch in Hillsborough, Connerton and Trinity in Pasco, and Blackstone Estates and Grand Cypress in Pinellas.
* Tour programs with maps and directions are available at CVS stores. Tickets are available at CVS stores or online at luxuryhometour.net. Advance purchase: $15. At the homes: $20. Tickets for admission to homes at a single site: $5.
Information about the homes and directions to the communities are also at luxuryhometour.net.
- JUDY STARK, Times Homes editor