Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Another Comer-Kessler Property Offered For Sale: 1000 Glenmore Way, Keswick, $2.75M

The Mother-in-Law of Glenmore's indicted felon, Michael Comer, is listing her estate for sale.

The widow of Glenmore founder Frank Kessler, Peggy Kessler is mother of Comer's wife, golf pro Kandi Kessler Comer.  Kandi Kessler Comer's sister, Motana, is married to Real Estate III CEO Jeff Gaffney.

 Jeff Gaffney also heads up Glenmore Associates, the Developer of the gated community, which made a an out-of-court agreement with the Glenmore Homeowners Association to pay back the monies allegedly embezzled by Comer. 

1000 Glenmore Way is a 4,300+ sq ft historic manor house,  parts of which date back to 1724.  It was purchased in 1995 for $500K, and sits on 10 acres.  The current asking price is $2,750,000.00

The property includes a 2000' driveway, multiple gardens, an in-ground pool, a detached office building, kennel and dog runs, a log cabin play house, and several storage buildings.

SEE all details here.

Michael Comer is scheduled to next appear in Albemarle County Circuit Court on Thursday, January 28 (barring a plea agreement before that time).

MLS #472878 Click for larger image in new window



This is not a property most folks would want to leave their family...except....

The other Comer-Kessler houses for sale include:
2930 Milton Village Lane - Primary residence, with asking price below purchase price. 
54 Firtree Drive - Wintergreen retreat, price reduced $50K, now $299K.
3808 Richmond Road - Price reduced to $325K, then increased to $429K with a 6 acre lot - however, the property no longer appears on the MLS.

Photos via/copyright CAAR.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Dec 23 Glenmore Assoc. sells 63 acre equestrian property to Petoria LLC for about $1.9 mm. Put this together with the Estate home up for grabs. Looks like they're bailing. Just saying.