The Sotheby’s International Realty Interactive Experience

The landscape of how we interact with the world around us is in constant flux; every day, the connections we make with people, the tools we rely on, and even our homes find us utilizing more technology. Our digital touchpoints, the mobile devices, computers, and smart tech that surrounds us, helps us to navigate the world within our lifestyles. Whether it’s setting an important reminder, listening to music, or searching for your next home, it’s impossible to ignore the internet of things.

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Unbeatable lifestyle of Las Sendas

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When it comes to offering an unbeatable lifestyle, few Arizona communities can compete with the majesty of Las Sendas.  The community is ideally located just 20 minutes from both the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, and the Mesa-Gateway Airport allowing residents and their guests easy access to this spectacular Arizona home. 

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Homes With Spa Feel and Relaxation

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A journey through the world of idyllic escapes, experience five homes with tranquil spaces for meditation, massage, decompression, and the utmost in relaxation.

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Sotheby's Brand Tops Individual Sales Volume Category

Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC today announced that the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand was the No. 1 real estate brand represented in two of the six categories that comprise the 2017REAL Trends/The Wall Street Journal “The Thousand” for the second year in a row. 

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Every Luxury Car Needs A Garage Worthy of Its Greatness

Every prized thoroughbred needs its stable, every antique carriage needs its house, and every luxury car needs a garage worthy of its greatness. But what defines a luxury garage? Space for one thing, versatility for another, and an innate ability to accentuate the magnificence of true automotive craftsmanship. The 7-car show garage at 9701 E Happy Valley Road (designed by legendary architect Gary Gietz) is a fine illustration of what a truly magnificent carport can look like, as are some of the galvanizing examples shared in this blog: Read More

Where to invest in housing in 2017? Look no further than Phoenix, AZ

With an average home price just shy of a quarter-million and a population that's grown by nearly 6% in the previous 36-months, Phoenix is one of the most desirable places to purchase property in the United States. For investors looking to net the biggest bang for their buck, Phoenix is a prominent southwestern hub that's keenly position to hold it's value in the coming years. With a population of 4.5 million and a year-over-year home price growth than is currently hovering at 7%, Phoenix is a value-laden environment built for long-term and short-term returns. A strong job market, blossoming population, and major international airport make Phoenix, Arizona one of the hottest (literally and figuratively) real estate markets in the United States. 

Read more about it in this latest article from Forbes.

The Ultimate Desert Oasis Guesthouse

For a luxury estate to truly have a sense of stateliness, it needs three things:

The first?—an prominent primary house. 

The second?—a sizable lot. 

The third and final ingredient?—a guesthouse that is both unique and standalone. 

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Ideal Scottsdale Living

When it comes to wintertime getaways, Scottsdale has an iconic reputation.

Not only does the city own some of the most prestigious golf courses and hotels in the nation, but it boasts practically perfect weather year-round.

Because of its incredible weather and wealth of activities it is both a well-known (and sought-after) vacation spot and a spectacular place for full-time living. 

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Global Affluence: The Merging Luxury Consumer

The Sotheby’s International Realty® "Global Affluence: The Emerging Luxury Consumer" report provides an overview of the confidence, purchasing patterns and luxury real estate intentions of high-earning consumers, well on their way to traditional wealth status, from the United States, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, India and China.

The Sotheby’s International Realty brand has its eye on the future and is perfectly positioned to unite these extraordinary lives with extraordinary lifestyles.

50% of the Nation's 10-Best High Schools are in Arizona

It will come as a surprise to some, but half of the 10 best high schools in the US are located in Arizona, according to a report from US News. Arizona swept the top-three spots on the list, led by #1 high school in the country, BASIS Scottsdale. Researchers measured performance against state standards, graduation rates, test scores, and overall college preparedness to create the rankings. For parents looking to give their children every advantage possible, a move to Arizona might be well-worth consideration.

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Eight Hawaiian Must-Dos for the Luxury Traveler

For anyone who's ever been, the majesty of the Hawaiian islands isn't difficult to recognize. Beautifully serene natural wonders tease at every turn, and world-class amenities from infinity pools to five-star restaurants are as common a sight as sun-soaked surfers. If travel to America's tropical crown jewel is on your horizon, you'd do well to take a look at the following article from Four Seasons Magazine first.

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Celebration of St. Patrick’s Day

Celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, a holiday with roots in Ireland, is celebrated world-wide. Take a journey and view these amazing homes, cultural facts and a little history about the holiday.

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$95B in Global Sales Volume for 2016!

What a year! 127,000 transactions, $95 BILLION in sales, and the BIGGEST year in the history of Sotheby's International Realty. With nearly 800 offices working across more than 70 countries, I couldn't be more proud to be a part of this organization. We had 45 sales associates rank in the Top 250 for Individual Sales Volume, and 17 sales associates rank in the Top 50 for Individual Average Sales Price, more than ANY other real estate company.

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