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March 2016

Found 12 blog entries for March 2016.

The new Engel & Völkers “Residential Market Report Switzerland 2016” looks at around 50 locations

Hamburg/Zug (March 22, 2016) - Switzerland’s residential property market has settled down into a period of stability. At present, price rises are relatively moderate in many parts of the country. This is the conclusion reached by the “Residential Market Report Switzerland 2016”, just published by Engel & Völkers. It details market developments in approximately 50 locations. “Many buyers are assessing properties on the market with extra care, but the level of demand remains constant nonetheless,” said Thomas Frigo, Managing Director of Engel & Völkers Wohnen Schweiz AG.

High level of interest in economic centres

Prospective buyers continue to hold

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Engel & Völkers surveys top five percent of highest-priced real estate sales in Germany’s major cities

HAMBURG, GERMANY (March 15, 2016) - In a survey published on Germany’s market for luxury residential property, Engel & Völkers has found striking differences in the range of sale prices registered in Germany’s major cities during the first half-year of 2015. Prices for detached and semi-detached houses sold in Hamburg ranged from 1.7 to 13 million euros. In Stuttgart, prices in this segment were between 1.4 and 2.8 million euros.

The survey also investigated top prices per square metre for freehold apartments. Berlin emerged as the frontrunner here, with a price high per square metre of 19,020 euros.

The scope of the survey was limited to the

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Engel & Völkers Mallorca Southwest is official sponsor
Garbiñe Muguruza, ranked number four in the world, is confirmed to play
Tournament ambassador is Toni Nadal, uncle and trainer of Rafael Nadal 

Hamburg/Mallorca (March 14, 2016) - The inaugural WTA Mallorca Open will take place from 13-19 June 2016 at the new Santa Ponsa Tennis Club. Engel & Völkers Mallorca Southwest is official sponsor of this year’s women’s tennis tournament. “Never before has an event on this scale been held on Mallorca. The tourists and second home owners who flock here can now enjoy yet another sporting attraction,” said Hans Lenz, Managing Partner of Engel & Völkers Mallorca Southwest. The ambassador of the WTA Mallorca Open is Toni Nadal, uncle and trainer of Rafael Nadal.

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North American advisors join international real estate’s elite agents to provide high-end services to top clients

DALLAS, TX (March 10, 2016) – Twenty of Engel & Völkers’ top North American real estate advisors were invited to the Vaquero Club in Westlake on March 5 to be officially inducted to the brand’s ultra-exclusive Private Office network. Out of the 7,000 Engel & Völkers Advisors worldwide, there are now 55 who currently hold this designation.

The advisors are:

* Lindsay Bacigalupo from Engel & Völkers Minneapolis Downtown

* Gregg Baker from Engel & Völkers Vancouver

* Erik Berg from Engel & Völkers Aspen

* Noel Berk from Engel & Völkers New York City

* Virginia Bryant from Engel & Völkers Buckhead

* Andrew Carros from Engel

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North American CEO acknowledges exceptional growth of United States and Canadian network and predicts continued success in upcoming year

NEW YORK, NY (March 9, 2016) – Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America, a European-based premium real estate brand, announced his 2016 vision during the annual Engel & Völkers Exchange. The event, hosted at The Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas, brought together 400 Engel & Völkers real estate advisors from shops throughout the company’s vast North American network.

“Engel & Völkers as a brand is all about collaboration, whether through exchanging ideas, business or energy,” stated Hitt. “As our North American network continues to gain momentum, we pride ourselves in maintaining our

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Engel & Völkers increases revenues by 22.2 percent

Hamburg/Majorca (March 9, 2016) - Engel & Völkers Majorca can report another successful financial year in 2015. The 16 residential property shops grew their commission revenues by 22.2 percent to 14.5 million euros (2014: 11.9 million euros). Low rates of interest are helping to boost the Majorcan property market at present, along with the fact that buyers aspire to own a second home on this popular holiday island.

One of the most desirable regions for real estate investments is the southwest. Last year, Engel & Völkers sold five properties alone here with a sale price of between 8 and 10 million euros. The highest sale price achieved by Engel & Völkers was 10.5 million euros, in the exclusive

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Leading international real estate firm honors shops and advisors at annual Exchange event in Dallas

DALLAS, TX (March 9, 2016) – Engel & Völkers, a European-based premium real estate brand, today announced the recipients of the company’s 2015 North America Awards, honoring top-performing individuals and shops that exemplify the core values of the brand. Honorees were announced at an exclusive ceremony during the brand’s annual Exchange event, hosted at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas.

“Engel & Völkers North America has continued to achieve unprecedented success this year with our growth into Canada and expansion throughout key markets in the United States,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America. “We celebrate

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Premium international real estate firm celebrates achievements of North American network and highlights vision for 2016

DALLAS, TX (March 7, 2016) – Engel & Völkers, a European-based premium real estate brand, is hosting its annual Exchange event, which brings together Engel & Völkers real estate advisors from shops throughout the firm’s vast North American network. The event, hosted at The Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas in Dallas, TX from March 7-9, offers informative keynote addresses, significant announcements and recognition of the noteworthy accomplishments of the brand’s real estate advisors and shops.

Exchange kicks off with a Texas-style opening, The Diamonds and Denim Reception, with special guests including NFL

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He brings extensive experience in Asset Management and Private Banking

HAMBURG, GERMANY (March 3, 2016)Engel & Völkers AG today announces changes to its Supervisory Board in line with its rapid international expansion. Michael de Picciotto assumes the new role of Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board with immediate effect. The restructured Supervisory Board now consists of Chairman Dr. Walter Kuna, Vice-Chairman Michael de Picciotto, and Board Members Thomas Völkers and Dr. Thomas Bühler. “I am very pleased that we have been able to secure the appointment of Michael de Picciotto as Vice-Chairman. Our company is set to benefit greatly from his broad and extensive professional experience as we advance our global expansion plan,” said Christian

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