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June 2016

Found 9 blog entries for June 2016.

North America advisors ranked among the real estate firm’s top advisors internationally 

Hamburg/New York City – Engel & Völkers AG announced its annual Top 10 Agents rankings which recognizes its most successful real estate advisors throughout its international network of more than 700 brokerages in 36 countries. U.S. Engel & Völkers advisors took top honors in all four categories within its residential division.

Carol Sollak, Engel & Völkers Wellington in Florida, was the number one advisor worldwide in the Top Transaction Volume and Top Commission categories. Thomas Hopf, Engel & Völkers Cape Coral in Florida, was the number one advisor worldwide in the Top Rentals category and Shirley Gary, Engel & Völkers Buckhead Atlanta, was the number

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One point two million athletes and participants have registered for Special Olympics Unified Sports, according to the Special Olympics. This surpasses their original goal of having one million registered participants.

Unified Sports joins together those with intellectual disabilities and those without intellectual disabilities while doing the things they love: playing sports. This is based on the idea that playing and training together will help to foster friendships and create acceptance.

According to the Special Olympics, Unified Sports is now in more than 4,300 schools across the United States. The goal is to have Unified Sports programming and resources in 10,000 schools by 2020.

Engel & Völkers is a proud champion and partner of the Special

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Advisors and team from luxury real estate firm join top half of one percent of 1.1 million licensed REALTORS® nationwide

NEW YORK, New York – Engel & Völkers, a European-based premium real estate brand, announced today that four of the firm’s United States real estate professionals and one of its top teams have been ranked in the 11th annual The Thousand list of America’s top 1,000 real estate sales professionals and teams published by REAL Trends and The Wall Street Journal.

Carol Sollak, Engel & Völkers Wellington; Paul Benson, Engel & Völkers Park City; Nicole van Parys, Engel & Völkers Westlake Village and; Sandra Miller, Engel & Völkers Santa Monica, appeared among the Top 250 Agents by Sales Volume rankings. The Mercedes Berk team, led by

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NEW YORK CITY, NY – Engel & Völkers North America, the North American operations for the European based, premium real estate firm, announced the addition of two new members to its exclusive Private Office network. Rachelle Starnes of Engel & Völkers Calgary and John King of Engel & Völkers Ottawa Central were inducted at a ceremony held at the firm’s Park Avenue offices in New York City.

“As we continue to grow in key Canadian markets, we discover great new talents among top producers who exceed our highest standards of service quality, which gives us the opportunity to build our Private Office network and strengthen our international reach,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America.

To join Private Office, advisors within the Engel &

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International premium real estate firm continues Canadian expansion; Opens first brokerage in the nation’s capital

Ottawa, Ontario - European-based premium real estate firm Engel & Völkers announced its newest shop opening in Ottawa, bringing the firm’s global network and exclusive level of service to the nation’s capital city. Led by John Kingowner and Broker of Record, the new Engel & Völkers Ottawa Central will provide its premium service and international reach to clients throughout Ottawa, including Westboro, Rockcliffe, Wellington Village, Centretown, Sandy Hill and The Glebe. The shop is located in Wellington Village, a neighborhood in the midst of active development of condos and high-end homes.

“John and his team have established

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More than 100 guests, including Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, city councillors, Consul-General of People’s Republic of China representative Jianwei Yu, and CEO of Engel & Völkers North America Anthony Hitt, in attendance

Markham, Ontario – Engel & Völkers, the European-based premium real estate firm, officially celebrated its newest premium brokerage in Markham, Ontario, marking the occasion with a grand opening celebration held at their shop on June 6, 2016 in the city’s central business core (7800 Woodbine Avenue). Led by owner Sophia Hu,the shop is the first Chinese owned Engel & Völkers brokerage in North America. Sophia and her team of expert advisors will serve the diverse Markham community offering services in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin.

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Boutique luxury brokerage offers premium level service and global reach to clients in the local market and from around the world in state-of-the-art shop

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (June 2, 2016) – Engel & Völkers North America officially launched its first South Carolina brokerage in Hilton Head Island, marking the occasion with a ribbon cutting event at their storefront and a grand opening celebration afterwards. The new shop is led by longtime Hilton Head Realtor,Rick Turner and will provide the firm’s global standard of premium service as Engel & Völkers Hilton Head Island – Bluffton.

Close to a hundred guests attended the ribbon cutting and reception event held at the shop’s location on 800 Main Street. Guests included Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel &

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Engel & Völkers is growing in the U.S. and Canada, and we’re continuing to enter new markets in Europe as well. Here’s the latest.

May proved to be a great month for Engel & Völkers as we increased our European presence, expanding our impeccable service in three new markets with shops in Italy and Spain.

Alessandra Carlino and Mauro Venceslai are the license partners of Engel & Völkers Bologna located in the famed Italian city, home to the oldest European university and birthplace of the beloved tortellini pasta.

The team at Engel & Völkers Bologna

Engel & Völkers Cefalù is located 70 kilometers east of Palermo on the northern coast of Sicily. As one of Sicily’s most highly rated destinations, Cefalú is known for its beautiful beaches and historical sites. Gianluca Calì is the

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International premium real estate firm expands in the Greater Toronto Area and opens first shop in North Toronto

Toronto, Ontario (June 1, 2016) – Engel & Völkers, the European-based premium real estate firm, recently announced its newest shop in Canada in the Don Mills neighbourhood of Toronto, bringing the firm’s global network and exclusive level of service to the area’s diverse market. Led by award-winning, real estate professional Anita Springate-Renaud, owner and Broker of Record, the new Engel & Völkers Toronto Don Mills will provide its premium service and international reach to clients throughout the Greater Toronto Area. Springate-Renaud, who is fluent in German and French, will serve Don Mills and surrounding neighbourhoods including

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