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International luxury real estate firm opens third location expanding presence in Texas
Leading international luxury real estate firm, Engel & Völkers today announced the opening of its new Houston shop, extending the brand’s comprehensive global services to real estate buyers and sellers of this established and growing metropolitan city. “With his 28 years of real estate experience and as the founder and owner of one of the leading luxury real estate brokerages in Houston, Brooks Ballard has built a reputation of exceptional service in the area’s luxury market and shares the same commitment to quality that Engel & Völkers represents,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO Engel & Völkers North America. “We are proud to have Brooks and his team of market leading professionals representing our brand in Houston and as part of our international network.” The partnership brings 22 agents from Brooks Ballard Fine Homes and Estates to the new Engel & Völkers Houston Intown and further solidifies the brand’s presence in the Texas marketplace complementing recently established Engel & Völkers offices in Dallas and Austin. “Our partnership with Engel & Völkers enhances our service offerings for our clients and expands our reach to an international audience,” said Ballard. “They are a trulyconnected global company which provides our agents access to more than 560 markets, over 5,900 colleagues operating in 39 countries worldwide.” Engel & Völkers Houston is located on 309 Gray Street and will be provide leading services for buyers and sellers of premier properties in the Houston, Montrose, Bellaire, Downtown, Midtown, Woodlands, Katy, Sugarland and surrounding neighborhoods. With the opening of the Houston shop, and the recent openings in Atlanta, Concord, Park City, Beverly Hills in the United States and in Canada; Vancouver Island, Calgary, Toronto and York, Engel & Völkers continues it growth in North America.
About Engel & Völkers
Since its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property and yachts. Engel & Völkers currently operates a global network of over 5,900 real estate advisors in 560 residential brokerages and 65 commercial offices spanning 39 countries across six continents, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. It established its North America corporate headquarters in 2007 and opened its first brokerage in the same year. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings and market data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.
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