Engel & VĂ¶lkers, a European-based premium real estate brand, announced recently the opening of its first Lake Tahoe, Nevada shop, bringing the firmâ€™s comprehensive global services to real estate buyers and sellers of the area.
Dougan Jones, Paul Benson, Mark Kelaidis and Scott Brackett are the owners of the new shop, which will introduce an experienced team led by Sharla Menlove Chador, who will oversee a team of agents. The team has an additional opening in Truckee slated to launch in the next few months. The new Engel & VĂ¶lkers Lake Tahoe, with an office situated at 210 Elks Point Rd., No. 102 in Zephyr Cove, further solidifies the firmâ€™s presence in the Northwest marketplace.
â€śWith its world renowned lake and ski-slopes, notable outdoor recreation activities and stunning luxury properties, Lake Tahoe presented itself as the ideal location to expand Engel & VĂ¶lkersâ€™ Northwestern footprint,â€ť says Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & VĂ¶lkers North America.
â€śAs Sharla has proven to be a true force in the Lake Tahoe and Truckee markets with her storied track-record of successfully marketing luxury properties in a way that resonates with buyers and sellers, she will elevate the new Engel & VĂ¶lkers Lake Tahoe team and do the same for our future Truckee location.â€ť
Chador brings 20 years of luxury brand sales, marketing and promotion andfour years of real estate experience. She comes to Engel & VĂ¶lkers from Sierra Sothebyâ€™s where she was a partner at the Tahoe Truckee Luxury Group and a top producing real estate agent specializing in a wide range of properties in the Lake Tahoe area. As a result of her extensive knowledge of the local luxury real estate marketplace, she and her team successfully managed, sold and marketed transactions totaling more than $65 million in sales. Prior to joining Tahoe Truckee Luxury Group, Sharla led the management team at Sierra Sothebyâ€™s International Realty where she held the position of Senior Administrator and Director of Marketing for Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty offices in California and Nevada.
â€śAs a Tahoe resident, the opportunity to further introduce the areaâ€™s unique real estate offerings to a global audience waswhat drew me to Engel & VĂ¶lkers Lake Tahoe,â€ť says Chador, Managing Director of Engel & VĂ¶lkers Lake Tahoe. â€śWith its renowned level of service and true global network, Engel & VĂ¶lkers provides the support system necessary to best serve the increasingly international network of premier buyers and sellers drawn to the area.â€ť
With the opening of shops in San Francisco, Newport Beach, Atlanta, Austin, Houston, Beverly Hills, St. George, Long Beach, LA â€“ South Bay, Minneapolis and Charlotte and, in Canada, Victoria, Calgary, Montreal, Vancouver Island, Toronto and York, Engel & VĂ¶lkers continues to strengthen its presence in the premium real estate market across North America. Additionally, Engel & VĂ¶lkers continues to expand throughout the United States with planned openings in several new markets.
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