Desert getaway

Fox Music President Robert Kraft would like to sell his vacation home in La Quinta. (R. Horn)

Fox Music president and Chief Executive Robert Kraft has his vacation getaway in La Quinta listed for sale at $949,000.


The four-bedroom, four-bathroom home, with a swimming pool, a spa and a detached guesthouse/casita, backs up to the 17th fairway of the Mountain Course at La Quinta Resort. The more than 3,100-square-foot house, built in 1989, has an open floor plan, a stone fireplace and an island breakfast bar off the newly remodeled kitchen. There are views of the Santa Rosa Mountains.

Kraft is also a songwriter, record producer and film score composer. He co-produced the Oscar-winning "Under the Sea" from "The Little Mermaid" (1989). His band, Robert Kraft and the Ivory Coast, has released four albums.

The property was recently reduced from $1,199,000. It was purchased in 2005 for about $1,124,600, according to public records.

Mary Williams at California Lifestyle Realty, La Quinta, is the listing agent.

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