6 Beautiful Homes in Colorado
A historic Basalt property and a Snowmass property built on the banks of a private pond.
For Chinese Real Estate Investors, U.S. Is Tops
The U.S. housing market is a draw for foreign real estate investors, who continue to express assurance in either becoming or remaining active in U.S real estate.
Engel & Völkers Gives Network the Edge
Enhanced listing distribution platform supports North America network & consumers.
Engel & Völkers Florida Opens Clermont Shop
Engel & Völkers Florida has opened a new shop in Clermont, with two more shops in Leesburg and Windermere to follow.
The Week in Real Estate Industry Deals: July 10-14, 2017
While real estate agents chase
Foreign investment in U.S. real estate has surged to a new high, with property expenditures skyrocketing 49 percent over the past year, according to the National Association of REALTORS®’ 2017 Profile of International Activity in U.S. Residential Real Estate.
Nearly half of all foreign sales were in three states: Florida, California, and Texas.
Between April 2016 and March 2017, foreign buyers and recent immigrants purchased $153 billion of residential property. That surpasses a previous 2015 high of $103.9 billion.
In that time, 284,455 U.S. properties were purchased by foreign buyers, up 32 percent from 2016, NAR’s report notes.
“The political and economic uncertainty both here and abroad did not deter foreigners…
Living by the beach is the ultimate dream for many Americans. After all, beachside communities often have represented a relaxed and luxurious way of life. But few realize their dream of living by the water, precisely because of the misconception that beach towns are relatively more expensive and generally less livable than landlocked cities.
WalletHub, a personal finance website, just released a ranking of the best beach towns to live in, and many of them are in locations you wouldn't expect. The site gathered experts from a wide range of fields, including economics, urban planning, and environmental studies, to develop a methodology for the ranking. The experts came up with a system based on affordability, weather, safety, economy, education,…
By the Engel & Völkers Team
When we dream of Venice, we imagine ourselves wandering through canals and criss-crossing between neighborhoods, enjoying the historic beauty and culture of the city. Unsurprisingly, so do many others across the globe.
According to Engel & Völkers’ latest Venice market report, the city’s residential property market is witnessing growing demand, especially near areas on the Grand Canal. This is met, however, with a limited availability of homes in the most desirable areas of the city.
“The majority of buyers are looking for a second home in Venice, or an investment property for short-term rental to tourists,” said Mauro Lozza, Managing Director of Engel & Völkers in Venice. Currently, international buyers account for…
Engel & Völkers Launches EDGE to Maximize Listing Exposure
Engel & Völkers has launched the Extensive Domestic & Global Exposure (EDGE™) platform, a diversified suite of partnerships designed to maximize exposure of its listings worldwide, the company recently announced.
Global Rundown: A Look at Housing Overseas
Housing in the U.S. and in markets abroad is categorically intertwined, with conditions globally mirroring those happening at home: climbing prices, dwindling stock, and an outpouring of demand.
The Week In Real Estate Industry Deals: July 3-7, 2017
While real estate agents chase leads and close deals on houses, there’s another level of deal-making that takes place within the real estate industry: mergers,
By the Engel & Völkers Team
Exceptional customer service is what makes any good company great. In fact, there are many modern day examples of companies across multiple industries becoming lone survivors among their competitors because of this very ideal. Treating people the way they think they should be treated is not enough … it’s about going above and beyond, exceeding expectations and creating customers for life. When you can attract customers versus chase them, a spark ignites creating a contagious culture and experience.
So how does this all start? With leadership, of course. Feeling nostalgic, we decided to take a look back at one of our favorite interviews with the great Sir Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group and known as a visionary…
International premium real estate company continues Canadian expansion
Engel & Völkers has announced its newest real estate shop in Niagara, Ontario, expanding the company’s international network and exclusive level of service in Canada. The newly established Engel & Völkers Niagara is led by owners Cosmo Condina, Carmela D’Amico and Peter Fischer, who will serve as the broker of record, and will provide leading real estate services to home buyers and sellers in the markets of Niagara, Niagara-On-The-Lake, Port Colbourne, Welland, and St. Catharines.
“Niagara is a truly unique real estate market in that the region is a global crossroads,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America. “Homebuyers are drawn to Niagara from all over the…
Though it’s easy to reach, Barefoot Beach makes you feel miles away from highways and highrises. It’s one of the last undeveloped barrier islands on Florida’s southwest coast.
Stephen Leatherman, aka Dr. Beach, has named it to his top 10 list in past years, but, fortunately, it remains unspoiled.
Sister Act is reason to REJOICE! Filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing and a truly moving story,
Sister Act will leave you feeling great and dancing out of the theatre. Disco diva Deloris Van Cartier is the sole witnesses to a murder. While in witness protection in a convent, she uses her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, breathing new life into the church but blowing her cover.
Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Glenn Slater, Book by Cheri Steinkellner & Bill Steinkellner, Additional Book Material by Douglas Carter Beane, Based on the Touchstone Pictures Motion Picture, Sister Act, written by Joseph Howard.