Sotheby’s International Realty recently released the fourth volume of Collections for 2017, which reflects on the brand’s extraordinary growth and members of a network that spans over 930 offices in 69 countries and territories. “It has been another landmark year for the Sotheby’s International Realty brand and I want to congratulate each of you on your continued success and wish you all the best for a prosperous 2018,” writes Philip White, President & Chief Executive Officer, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. The issue highlights Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty in two places, as broker Blake Ruud-Johnson shares his experience at the 2017 Global Networking Event and the brand recognizes Becky Gray’s representation of The Iconic Medina Waterfront Estate.
The Power of the Brand section took a look back at the Global Networking Event, which “was held at the Wynn Las Vegas in Nevada and brought together approximately 2,400 members of the brand’s global network with more than 155 of the brand’s companies represented from 34 countries and territories worldwide. The event was shared across social media using the hashtag #SIRGNE over 900 times.” The feature included a selection of Instagram posts shared during and after the event, including a photo by RSIR broker Blake Ruud-Johnson.
“What an incredible past few days at our brand’s Global Networking Event here in Las Vegas! A 5-star event with 5-star people, and 5-star content. Grateful for the opportunity to be aligned with the best of the best across the globe, and to learn from the likes of Martha Stewart, Jeff Hargett of the Ritz-Carlton along with many of the top producers in our company worldwide. You can expect the highest level of service when doing business with Sotheby’s International Realty and we take pride in knowing that our marketing, network, and overall quality of people sets us apart from our competitors. After all, we are in 70 countries with offices in key locations bringing buyers and sellers together from any and every corner of the planet! Until next time!” – Blake Ruud-Johnson, RSIR
Among the Listings of Distinction selected for inclusion was The Iconic Medina Waterfront Estate. As the feature reads, “Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty has listed a $28,000,000 USD lakefront estate in Medina, Washington, available for the first time in nearly 50 years. Situated on 2.5 acres of land and 150 feet of waterfrontage on Lake Washington, the home has captivating views of Mount Rainier and is currently the most expensive listing in King County. In addition to the six-bedroom traditional clinker brick home, the property boasts Smithsonian-registered gardens designed by landscape architect Robert Chittock. The home received extensive media attention including features on Mansion Global and Curbed.”