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August 2015

Found 10 blog entries for August 2015.

• E&V looking to recruit around 240 real estate agents in the “Eternal City”

• Prices per square metre can reach up to 20,000 euros in prime locations

Hamburg/ Rome. Engel & Völkers has opened a Market Center (MC) in the heart of Rome, close to world-famous landmarks including the Colosseum, the Spanish Steps and the Trevi Fountain. The MC concept is aimed at brokering high-end residential property across the whole metropolitan area of Rome. There are already 97 real estate agents working at the MC in Rome. 

“We are looking to recruit another 240 real estate agents by the end of this year,” revealed Marco Rognini, Managing Director of the Market Center in Rome. The MC Rome is located at a prime address on the Corso Vittorio Emanuele, with

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Engel & Völkers, one of the world’s leading service companies in luxury real estate, commercial, yacht and aviation brokering, has announced the acquisition of Florida Platinum Realty, located at 26381 South Tamiami Trail #108, across from Bonita Bay and Pelican Landing in Bonita Springs, Florida. The office is being remodeled and renamed Engel & Völkers Naples Bonita-Estero. It is the second office in the area for Engel & Völkers. The first location, Engel & Völkers Olde Naples, opened in 2010 and is located on prestigious 5th Avenue South in downtown Naples, Florida. The Bonita Springs office will be Engel & Völkers’ 23rd location in Florida. “Engel & Völkers’ international network and ultra-elite standards impeccably align with our vision of embracing

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Earlier this week, 500 employees from Engel & Völkers shops, MMCs, and headquarters as well as celebrities and esteemed guests joined Christian Völkers, Founder and CEO of Engel & Völkers, at his estate in Mallorca, Spain for the seventh annual Polo Cup.

The guest list included high-profile names from the worlds of show business, culture, business and sport - like the actor Heino Ferch and his wife Marie-Jeanette, Carl Erbprinz zu Oettingen-Wallerstein with his wife Anna and her daughter Yoanna, Hieronymus Graf Wolff Metternich with his wife Marynic, Oliver von Boch with his wife Dina, Cristina Macaya, Simoneta Gómez-Acebo (cousin of King Felipe VI.), and Diandra Douglas. "It is an absolute pleasure to be able to share my great passion for polo

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International premium real estate firm extends Southwest footprint with its first location in the South Bay region of Los Angeles

Engel & Völkers, a European-based premium real estate brand, announced today the opening of its first South Bay shop in Los Angeles, bringing the firm’s comprehensive global services to real estate buyers and sellers of the region. “With its booming tech and aerospace industry, world-renowned beaches and awardwinning schools, the South Bay area of Los Angeles presented itself as an ideal region to expand Engel & Völkers’ footprint in the Southern California marketplace,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America. “Engel & Völkers LA - South Bay will best serve buyers and sellers in the

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As one of Aspen’s architectural pinnacles, the Crandall Building Aspen has served as a hub for local businesses dating back to the late sixties. Originally designed and built by famous Aspen local and friend Thomas W. Benton, Dr. Jack Crandall envisioned a place where his medical office could thrive. Those in Aspen remember Benton not only for his architecture, but also for his involvement in local and national politics where he designed anti-war “peace” posters.  Dr. Crandall’s medical practice thrived and the Patio Building, as it was then called, has since become iconic to the city. Dr. Crandall was a mobile man, however, and he frequently made house calls in his jeep and delivered babies to families throughout the valley. After his retirement in 2009,

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From serving Italian cuisines to serving up one of Aspen’s most luxurious million dollar views, the Mother Lode Building shares a piece of the City’s rich history.  As far back as 1938, locals Judge William Shaw and his wife Dorthy owned the Mother Lode building at 315 East Hyman Avenue, Aspen. Locals remember Judge Shaw as a gentle man who drank Stingers, chain-smoked down Aspen’s sidewalks and served as Walter Paepcke’s attorney.  In the years following, the building’s value was assessed as a prime location to house World War II supplies. When the war ended and the sixties boomed the Mother Lode blossomed. In 1968, the gourmet Mother Lode restaurant served its first meal.  With success in Aspen’s competitive fine dining for 37 years, the business waned

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Engel & Völkers North America announced today its support and participation in the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015) taking place last week.

Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America, was among the honored guests who attended the Opening Ceremony, entering the LA Coliseum in the Parade of Athletes with the team representing Switzerland and, later, awarded medals to athletes who competed in the mixed team bocce event.

Hitt also joined other CEOs including those from Coca Cola, Mattel and Bank of America to attend the event’s corporate breakfast, “Empowering Your Culture While Changing the World”. The group shared their ideas and perspectives on ways to work with corporate partners in the future to create more

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Stage Fine Homes proudly presents The Pearl Residence on 4th Street -- Aspen's New West End Development.  This spectacular brand new contemporary home on an oversized prime West End lot is designed by an amazing collaboration between Aspen's S2 Architects & Bennett Design-Build. Just steps from the Music Tent, and an easy stroll to the downtown Core of Aspen, The Pearl Residence offers contemporary forms and classic, organic materials with generous indoor-outdoor living spaces and great views of Ajax and Shadow Mountains. Materials include chiseled limestone, weathered wood, exposed steel, and integrated landscapes. This luxury home features seven bedroom suites (4 above-grade), which offer plenty of room for your family and guests to enjoy Aspen

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• CEO Christian Völkers celebrates with employees and guests on his “Son Coll” estate

Hamburg/ Majorca. Christian Völkers played host to the annual Engel & Völkers Polo Cup on Majorca on 31 July and 1 August. More than 500 employees from the global Engel & Völkers network and international guests attended the event at his “Son Coll” estate. The guest list included high-profile names from the worlds of showbusiness, culture, business and sport – like the actor Heino Ferch and his wife Marie-Jeanette, Carl Erbprinz zu Oettingen-Wallerstein with his wife Anna and her daughter Yoanna, Hieronymus Graf Wolff Metternich with his wife Marynic, Oliver von Boch with his wife Dina, Cristina Macaya, Simoneta Gómez-Acebo (cousin of King Felipe VI.), and Diandra

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International luxury real estate firm expands presence to Midwest with new shop in emerging Minnesota city

Engel & Völkers, a European-based premium real estate brand, announced today the opening of its first Minnesota shop in Minneapolis, bringing the firm’s global network and exclusive level of service to residents of the evolving area. The shop will bring 8 agents to the new Engel & Völkers Minneapolis Downtown, solidifying the firm’s presence in the dynamic Midwest marketplace. Led by Geoff Bray and Lindsay Bacigalupo, the team brings over 25 years of experience to the new shop. Both are experts in the Minneapolis and St. Paul community having sold nearly $100 million in residential real estate over just the past three

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