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Global Real Estate Network Celebrates RSIR Broker Becky Gray in Significant Sale from Around the World
Executives of Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) confirmed today the closed sale of a property in Medina, Washington, for $26.75 million, which was listed for sale by RSIR broker and Global Real Estate Advisor Becky Gray. The estate is the most valuable residential listing ever listed and sold on the Northwest Multiple Listing Service.
On January 11th, Stacy Jones, Owner & Vice President of Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty, joined the Jere Metcalf Podcast, where real estate agents and executives from around the network share their insights and tools for success. Jones spoke on the ways that she helps her firm’s brokers grow, from personalized branding and encouraging them to act as the CEO of their own business, to taking risks and establishing themselves as a resource that extends far beyond the industry.
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 Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty executive team tapped some of the firm’s top brokers for a series of agent panels and talks to cover relationships and referrals, productivity, best practices, negotiation, new development, and more.
The home at 4648 Yarrow Point is a gallery of life experiences, carefully created to reflect the owner’s worldwide travels in a profound experience that tempts the senses. A signature collection of hand selected wall finishes and art pieces that capture the feel of each individual room are featured throughout. Lose yourself in the tranquility of 6,100 square-feet of waterfront living, situated perfectly on a 27,800-square-foot expanse.
In a recent feature for Robb Report, Julianna Distefano says “nature will be your neighbor at this exquisite 2.5-acre estate, which is the most expensive home in King County.” The property she’s referring to is The Iconic Medina Waterfront Estate, a spectacular offering represented by Becky Gray with Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty. As the article outlines, the home is “located at the edge of Lake Washington in Medina with a southern view of Mount Rainier,” and functions as a private sanctuary “designed to highlight the surrounding landscape.”
The technology industry continues to assert its dominance on the West Coast.
In a visit to Seattle over the summer, Shen Schulz, a Malibu-based real estate broker with the Sotheby’s International Realty Malibu Point Dume Brokerage, proclaimed that “the expansion of the tech scene and increase of foreign investment in Southern California real estate have exacerbated a series of price rises that are transforming life” in Malibu. His words echoed familiar to brokers at Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty, given similar market fundamentals felt in the Puget Sound region; tech giants such as Amazon and Microsoft have transformed Seattle’s economy, bringing wealth and top tech talent to the area. As Schulz outlined, both of our cities are home to a number of startups, while major businesses based elsewhere, such as Facebook and Google, have opened up regional offices to leverage local talent.
4648 Yarrow Point, listed by Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR) broker Becky Gray, was in the spotlight recently as Sotheby’s International Realty featured the video on their YouTube Channel. This feature comes as the brand has announced record-breaking viewership on the platform, as they reached an astounding 30 million video views over the summer. As the most subscribed to real estate channel on YouTube, properties that are selected for inclusion on their channel receive exposure and interest from buyers that span the globe.