Socialite Gets $18M Offer for Her Exquisite Estate Described as the Crown Jewel of Saratoga!

The exquisite "Riggi Palace" located in Upstate New York has been nicknamed the "Jewel of Saratoga" and you'd be hard-pressed to find anyone who will argue with you about that.

Built for Ron and Michele Riggi back in 2003, this jaw-dropping estate is located in the scenic Adirondacks and includes a "stone-clad Rococo-style main mansion and additional structures spread across a 1.3-acre parcel of land."

According to, the owners received an acceptable offer from a buyer, but the deal has yet to be finalized.

Palazzo Riggi features a 6-bedroom, 13-bath main house that is roughly 19,000 square feet and adorned with many award-winning details, such as hand-painted murals, heated walkways, an elevator, marble floors, and a spectacular bridal staircase!

But that's only the beginning - see inside the $18M Riggi Palace in our gallery below!

Other incredible amenities and details include:

  • gym with steam shower
  • bowling alley
  • a pet playhouse
  • movie theater
  • wine cellar
  • security building for guards to monitor the premises 24/7
  • five-car temperature-controlled garage with an office.
  • numerous fountains
  • a sparkling pool and spa flanked by a poolhouse

For Sale: The $18M Palace of a Saratoga Springs Socialite!

Famed Riggi Palace for Sale! See inside the exquisite estate of a Saratoga socialite and her late husband, for sale in Saratoga County! Right now, an offer is pending at a whopping $18M!

Buffalo Bills Star Sells Sprawling Western NY Home & Retires from NFL

Former Buffalo Bills star, Cole Beasley left the team and was planning on playing with Tom Brady in Tampa but after a week, he decided to retire. He wants to spend more time being a dad. When he left the Bills, he put his Orchard Park home on the market. It sold on October 17th for $1.2 million.
Check out this sprawling estate that the former Buffalo Bills wide receiver used to live in. It has 6 bedrooms, 4 and a half bathrooms, a three-and-a-half car heated garage, and sits on 4.6 acres. It also has stunning American Hickory Hand Dressed Engineered Floors. The home is nearly seven thousand square feet. It's pretty modest for an NFL player if you ask me.

Drone Captures Images of the Breathtaking Lake George Ice Castles

Many in our area are excited for another season in the Adirondacks and the Lake George Ice Castles. Set to open for the season later this Winter, this year's exhibit
the Ice Castles will be expanded and enhanced in year two, and some of the significant additions include, an ice bar, whimsical winter characters for meet-and-greets, and new light features according to Town officials.

This magical display debuted last winter in the ADKs and is set to open later this year, and weather permitting, it will run through the entire 2023 Winter Season.
Check out these spectacular drone photos taken above the Lake George Ice Castles by the Adirondack Drone Company in Crowne Point. These images were taken last winter and showcase the sheer, sparkling beauty of these icy gems - quickly becoming one of Upstate's most-beloved attractions.


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