The Connections - A Global Network: With a network of more than 21,000 sales associates located in more than 950 offices in 70 countries and territories worldwide, Sotheby's International Realty provides Anne Erwin 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., Canada, Argentina, France, Portugal, New Zealand, and beyond.
The Exposure - Exclusive Media Partnerships: Sotheby's International Realty's supports its affiliates with brand advertising in high profile international magazines and newspapers targeting those who value the unique. Sotheby’s International Realty is the local real estate services provider that offers unrivaled access to qualified people and distinctive properties around the world.
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The Brand: Sotheby's International Realty brand is recognized worldwide as the best in luxury real estate. In 2016, Sotheby's International Realty won Franchise Business Review's 2016 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 iOS TV App, a full screen interactive property showcase providing exposure in Sotheby’s International Realty Office locations and living rooms around the world; to property brochures displayed at the famed Sotheby's Auction House, the world sees our listings.
About Sotheby's International Realty
Founded in 1976 to provide independent brokerages with a powerful marketing and referral program for luxury listings, the Sotheby's International Realty network was designed to connect the finest independent real estate companies to the most prestigious clientele in the world. Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services.
In February 2004, Realogy entered into a long-term strategic alliance with Sotheby's, the operator of the auction house. The agreement provided for the licensing of the Sotheby's International Realty name and the development of a full franchise system. Affiliations in the system are granted only to brokerages and individuals meeting strict qualifications. Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Franchise affiliates also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby's auction house, established in 1744.