The world of Science-Fiction and pop-culture have long presented us with the promise of a connected and technology-enhanced future; for more than a century, the smartest minds in the world have been tirelessly working behind the scenes to make that fiction a reality.
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today reported that in 2017 its affiliated brokers and sales professionals achieved approximately $108 billion USD in global sales volume, the highest annual sales volume performance in the history of the brand.
We’re witnessing the largest intergenerational transfer of wealth in history. The luxury market is being reshaped by the emergence of new luxury consumers, ones who are acutely aware of being sold to, skeptical of traditional marketing tactics, and dismissive of volume as an indicator of wealth. Millennials and their buying habits are more acute than any generation before them—bringing new challenges to the luxury space.
Curaçao Sotheby’s International Realty is led by Owner Raymond Seijs and will serve the luxury residential real estate markets across the island including Blue Bay Resort, Coral Estate Resort, Jan Thiel Beach, and Santa Barbara Plantation.
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that Bandon Property Sales in Bandon, Oregon, is the newest member of its global network and will now operate as Coastal Sotheby’s International Realty.
The firm, which is owned and operated by Hunter Finch, has served the luxury residential real estate markets of Bandon and the southern Oregon coast for over a decade.
Local Leaders in Global Real Estate Position for Further Growth; Expand Operations with Downtown Seattle Annex
Representatives of Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) announced today the appointment of Stacia Smith to Director of Sales / Seattle Branch Manager overseeing approximately 85 licensed brokers in Seattle with plans to double in size by 2020.
“We are elated to welcome Stacia to help lead the next generation of real estate professionals in our Seattle-area offices,” said Dean Jones, President and CEO of RSIR. “Our brokers will greatly benefit from her nearly 30-years of experience in all facets of real estate while programming a caring and collaborative corporate culture within our fast-growing firm.”
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC and New Story, the brand’s charitable partner and a certified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, announced today that the Sotheby’s International Realty® global network of affiliated companies and sales associates have pledged to donate funds for the construction of over 150 homes in an upcoming New Story community in Mexico.
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that AugustaRoad.com Realty in Greenville, South Carolina, is the newest member of its network and will now operate as Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty.
The statistics for the first quarter of 2017 are in — and more impressive than ever!
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates has excelled in bringing global awareness to real estate properties. Not only has the company surpassed the competition in the global realm, the website traffic reports prove that more people will see luxury listings when they are affiliated with the company.
YouTube’s most touted statistic is that they are the 2nd most visited ‘search engine’ in the world… behind their parent company, Google. As much of a stretch as that line may be, it reveals a truth of how people interact with video online – they are just as likely to seek out a piece of written content relevant to their interest as they are a video explaining the same thing. Sure, you could read the instruction manual on how to install your new gadget, or you could watch a 5-minute video off of your phone.