One of the worldâ€™s leading luxury real estate firms, Engel & VĂ¶lkers, has announced its first New Jersey brokerage in Monmouth County, adding to its growing network as the European-based brand continues to expand in new markets throughout North America.
The areaâ€™s leading luxury real estate brokerage, Critelli REALTORS® has joined the brand as Engel & VĂ¶lkers Monmouth County. Louis Critelli, the owner of the new shop, brings with him a strong financial background with an MBA and as a former forensic accountant, and 23 years of experience in real estate sales with an emphasis in the luxury home market, waterfront homes, and new construction throughout Monmouth County and Ocean Counties.
â€śOur new Engel & VĂ¶lkers Monmouth County brokerage will strengthen our presence in the New York Metropolitan area joining our shops in New York City and Locust Valley,â€ť said Anthony Hitt, CEO Engel & VĂ¶lkers North America. â€śLouis and his agents share the same passion for service, excellence and expertise that our brand is known for worldwide. We are extremely excited to have them on board.â€ť
Critelli opened Critelli REALTORS®, a full-service, boutique, luxury real estate company in 2005. The brokerage quickly gained a reputation for its premium level service and luxury property listings with Critelli actively marketing some of the areaâ€™s finest homes. Prior to that, Critelli had been a top-producing agent with Coldwell Banker Realtors and, among other company and MLS awards, was ranked the number one agent for the brand in Monmouth and Ocean Counties, the Holmdel/Colts Neck office’s Top Associate in Total Production and the number 9 agent out of the 4100 Coldwell Banker agents in the greater New York and New Jersey area. Critelli also received recognition as a Presidents Premier Award winner, placing him in the top 1 percent among the 120,000 agents across the country at that time.
â€śJoining Engel & VĂ¶lkers means access to an array of world-class marketing and technology tools so that we can provide even greater service for our clients,â€ť said Critelli. â€śWe are proud to be representing all of the great properties and opportunities in Monmouth County as part of a network that includes major North American markets and markets in 38 countries around the world. We also now have an international presence to reach more buyers around the world.â€ť
Monmouth County is located in central New Jersey. Engel & VĂ¶lkers Monmouth County, based in Holmdel, New Jersey, will provide service to the communities of Holmdel, Colts Neck, Marlboro, Freehold, Manalapan, Rumson, Little Silver, Fair Haven, Middletown and Spring Lake, Bay Head among others. Key attractions to the area include 50 miles of beaches, horse farms, polo and horseracing grounds, historic sites, golf courses and parks.
For more information, visit www.engelvoelkers.com.