PRLog - Jan. 7, 2011 - EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. -- Engel & Völkers, one of the world's leading service companies for the brokerage of prestigious residential property, commercial real estate and yachts, has announced its expansion of its real estate property shops in the Hamptons by the addition of a new office in East Hampton.
Located at 26 Montauk Highway at the gateway to the exclusive Georgica Estate Section of East Hampton, the new shop will be opening its doors shortly.
“We are not only delighted to offer our global reach of real estate services as the local presence in this area” said Jonathan Lerner, Managing Director of Engel & Voelkers “but we are thrilled to be the only Hamptons real estate firm in the area to be continuinally gaining market share and expanding.”
Engel & Völkers first opened a Flagship office in Southampton in 2005, located at 20 Main Street. In just the past five years, Engel & Völkers has opened more than 64 locations in the United States, including such impressive locations as Scarsdale and Locust Valley NY, Greenwich CT, and numerous locations in Florida and California.
Founded more than 30 years ago in Hamburg, the Engel & Völkers AG is now the largest corporation in Germany specializing in the brokerage of real estate. Engel & Völkers introduced its license partner system in the mid-1990s and is now represented with almost 430 residential property shops and 42 commercial real estate offices based in 38 countries on six continents.
The "Made in Europe" service concept forms the basis for the company's sustained strong growth. With comprehensive training initiatives and programs at its in-house property academy, the company ensures that the Group's professionals of more than 3,400 agents, brokers and employees all uphold the principles and values of this system.
The global network of Engel & Völkers brings particularly attractive benefits for clients. The international presence enables clients to view property portfolios in desirable yet distant destinations from their own home. At the same time, homeowners wishing to sell their property can access a pool of potential buyers across the globe through Engel & Völkers strong networks and referral base.
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Engel & Völkers is a leading real estate firm with over 430 offices in 38 countries. The company deals exclusively with homes and properties of distinction.