The Connections – A Global Network: With a network of more than 14,500 sales associates located in more than 700 offices in 52 countries and territories worldwide, Sotheby’s International Realty provides Nicki & Karen Sotheby’s International Realty with unrivaled worldwide connections. With today’s globalization and international markets, the likelihood of a buyer from abroad is ever increasing. Sotheby’s International Realty affiliates do business throughout the U.S., Argentina, France, Portugal, New Zealand, and beyond.
The Exposure – Unlimited Resources: Sotheby’s International Realty’s supports its affiliates with brand advertising in high profile magazines and newspapers targeting “extraordinary people”, including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Robb Report Vacation Homes, Sotheby’s Preview, Wine Spectator, and International Herald Tribune. These ads not only reach potential buyers, but build Sotheby’s brand awareness and direct traffic to SothebysRealty.com, and our website, NickiandKaren.com.
The Brand: Sotheby’s International Realty brand is recognized worldwide as the best in luxury real estate. In 2013, Sotheby’s International Realty won Franchise Business Review’s 2013 Best in Category for Real Estate Satisfaction, and was named to its top 50 Companies for Client Satisfaction. Most recently, The Luxury Institute, an independent and impartial ratings, reviews, and research institution that is the trusted voice of the high net-worth consumer, rated Sotheby’s International Realty as the most prestigious luxury real estate organization.
The Opportunities – Promoting Your Property: With our Sotheby’s International Realty affiliation, we take advantage of unique opportunities to showcase our listings to affluent, discerning buyers. From the eGallery, a full screen interactive property slide show providing exposure in Sotheby’s International Realty Office locations around the world; to property brochures displayed at the famed Sotheby’s Auction House, the world sees our listings.
About Sotheby’s International Realty
The Sotheby’s International Realty brand’s rich history goes back to 1744, when the venerable Sotheby’s Auction House was established. The Auction House founded the brand in 1976 to service the real estate needs of the most prestigious clientele in the world.
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC selectively grants franchises to independent real estate companies meeting strict qualifications. In keeping with its stellar reputation, the Sotheby’s International Realty organization boasts an esteemed group of brokers who understand the unique mindset of upscale clients seeking distinctive homes (or second and third residences). Sophisticated, savvy, and extensively trained in luxury markets, these professionals have intimate knowledge of properties within their local community.
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Sotheby’s International Realty affiliates also take advantage of Realogy’s existing technology infrastructure, making it easier for them to communicate and transfer information globally. Further, affiliates benefit from an association with the venerable, 260-year-old Sotheby’s auction house.