Real Estate Porn: Private-Island Edition

Our weekly roundup of the hottest new listings on the market. This week, you can finally check "buy private island" off your list: choose from a Mediterranean jewel off Italy's Emerald Coast, a Canadian island with its own town (and private 18-hole golf course). You wish you lived here.

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With this week's roundup of the hottest new listings on the market, you can finally check "buy private island" off your list: choose a Mediterranean jewel off Italy's Emerald Coast or a Canadian island with its own town (and private 18-hole golf course). You wish you lived here.

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Location: Emerald Coast island near Porto Rotondo, Italy

Price: price upon request

Size: 10 acres

Key selling points: With a three-bedroom home with indoor and outdoor entertaining spaces, two guest houses, and a yacht with a coffee bar, you can easily share the island's white-sand beaches, turquoise surf, outcroppings of natural granite, and juniper garden with a handful of guests. Or you could just bring a volleyball for company. Your island, your rules.

Listing: Christie's

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Location: James Island with 18-hole golf course in British Columbia

Price: $75,000,000

Size: 780 acres

Key selling points: You've got 99 problems, but that extra 75 million you've been trying to get rid of won't be one of them after you take this Canadian jewel off the market. And with white-sand beaches, a private air strip, a Jack Nicklaus Signature 18-hole championship golf course, and your very own town (complete with a store, library, and gym), it's practically a steal.

Listing: Sotheby's Canada

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Location: Casco Bay island with cedar log cabin in Maine

Price: $1,400,000

Size: 41 acres

Key selling points: For less than the cost of a Manhattan penthouse, you can buy the keys to this island with its charming coves, bluffs, meadows, marshes, spruce forest, berry bushes, and, of course, beaches. And when you've had enough of the great outdoors, the home's redwood hot tub will be ready and waiting.

Listing: Private Islands Inc.

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Location:Georges Island with poolside villa in Port Royal Bay, Honduras

Price: $27,000,000

Size: 29 acres

Key selling points: Just off this Caribbean island's shore, you can snorkel or scuba dive your way around the world's second largest coral reef, the Belize Barrier Reef. On dry land, you can chill in the four-suite villa, rock-lined pool, outdoor showers, and hammock terrace, or come and go via your own private airstrip or boat dock.

Listing: Hilton & Hyland

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