Engel & VĂ¶lkers North America recently opened shop in Lafayette, La., marking its official launch with a grand opening celebration, the firm announced. Engel & VĂ¶lkers Lafayette, located at 1223 Camellia Blvd., will provide services for buyers and sellers of properties in Lafayette and surroundings parishes and regions. The shop will be led by Peggy Grace, co-owner.
â€śAs Lafayette continues to experience strong interest from global buyers, the official opening of Engel & VĂ¶lkers Lafayette will further solidify the firmâ€™s presence in the Louisiana marketplace,â€ť says Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & VĂ¶lkers North America. â€śThrough unparalleled on-the-ground expertise and top-tier level of service, Peggy and her team have proven themselves to be an ideal partner to best serve the diverse real estate clientele in this key area.â€ť
The shopâ€™s grand opening celebration began with a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Engel & VĂ¶lkers representatives and local officials, followed by a cocktail hour featuring speeches from special guests, including Hitt, Pat Bourgeois, president and CEO of Special Olympics Louisiana, and Aaron Rhodes, Special Olympics Louisiana athlete.
â€śAs Lafayetteâ€™s thriving art community and deep cultural history continues to appeal to buyers from across the country and the world, the new shop will meet these clientsâ€™ real estate needs,â€ť says Grace. â€śWith Engel & VĂ¶lkersâ€™ international network and comprehensive resources, we anticipate continued success in Lafayette as the region continues to rapidly grow into a sought-after destination for homebuyers.â€ť