Engel & VĂ¶lkers, the European-based premium real estate brand, recently celebrated the grand opening of the new Engel & VĂ¶lkers Buckhead Atlanta Property Shop in Oliver McMillanâ€™s sophisticated BuckheadAtlanta mixed-use commercial and residential development. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed presided over the ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The elegant event in both Engel & VĂ¶lkers Buckhead Atlantaâ€™s luxurious storefront facing Pharr Road as well as in a private area of BuckheadAtlanta was attended by more than 300 city officials, top clients and industry notables.
â€śAs part of Engel & VĂ¶lkersâ€™ global network, we are able to offer our Atlanta clients access to a true global audience,â€ť says Shirley Gary, owner of Engel & VĂ¶lkers Buckhead Atlanta. â€śOur in-depth knowledge of the local market and proven expertise in residential and luxury real estate, including our outstanding new homes division, benefits not only our Atlanta clientele, but also the growing number of international clients moving to the area.â€ť
Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & VĂ¶lkers North America, noted in his congratulatory remarks, â€śWe chose Atlanta because of its vibrant communities, beautiful properties, exceptional neighborhoods and the growing interest in this region among international investors. We are proud to have Shirley Gary and her team of top professionals with Engel & VĂ¶lkers Buckhead Atlanta as part of our network.â€ť
Bettina, Princess Bettina Wittgenstein, Head of Global Corporate Communications with Engel & VĂ¶lkers AG, spoke on behalf of the companyâ€™s founder and CEO Christian VĂ¶lkers at the grand opening. She remarks, â€śWith a 12.9 percent increase in residential property sales from last year, the Atlanta Buckhead market continues to shine as a destination for those looking to move to the city. Atlanta is an important marketplace for us with regard to our North American expansion plans, and Shirley is the perfect partner to implement our concept successfully.â€ť
Currently, Engel & VĂ¶lkers Buckhead Atlanta employs more than 40 professional full-time sales advisors throughout metro Atlanta, and continues to expand its residential real estate and new homes divisions.
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