High-quality photographs of lush scenery and breathtaking views serve as a backdrop to the historical architecture and design of some of Europe’s most elegant and notable structures. Detailed descriptions provide both history and narrative through the interior photography that accompanies each property page.
“High-end international buyers are accustomed to purchasing the types of homes highlighted in this stunning book,” said Coco Waldenmayer, managing broker of the Naples office. “While the properties are centuries-old, they feature the same attention to detail and exquisite architecture seen in many Southwest Florida homes. We feel that everyone will enjoy flipping through the pages of this book over and over again. ”
Residents can peruse the pages on-line in the comfort of their own home or go to Engel & Völkers for a complimentary espresso as they leaf through the hard copy. “Châteaux • Castles •Mansions”
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In recent years, the market for first-class historic real estate has developed and increased in activity. Recognizing this trend, Engel & Völkers, a worldwide leader in premium real estate services, has invested resources into this segment, providing specialized services for buyers and sellers. This unique property profile book is a product of its marketing efforts. The global real firm represents the elegant homes featured in “Châteaux • Castles •Mansions.”
“This is a unique publication that not only features some of Europe’s most extraordinary structures in terms of architecture, design and historic significance,”
Demand for historic residences has been strong among buyers from Europe, Russia, Asia and the United States. Manor houses and stately homes, country estates and castles, as well as historic cloisters are in the highest demand in this market and interest is aimed primarily at properties in Germany, Italy, Belgium, Spain, France and Switzerland.
From its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property and yachts. Engel & Völkers opened its first shop in the U.S. in 2006 extending its global network of 3,800 real estate advisors in 449 residential property shops and 44 commercial offices spanning 36 countries offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its agents with an array of high quality business services; marketing programs and tools; cutting edge mobile, social and web technologies;
Each office is independently owned and operated. For more information about Engel & Völkers in Naples, visit www.EvNaples.com or call (239) 692-9449. The office is located at 837 Fifth Avenue South in Naples.