Strutt & Parker, the exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate in the UK, has received the top honour of being named the overall Affiliate of the Year from Christie’s International Real Estate.
The award was announced at the annual Christie’s International Real Estate Affiliate Owners Conference in Dublin, Ireland this week. Christie’s International Real Estate is the world’s leading luxury real estate brand.
Strutt & Parker won the award in a competition with 136 Christie’s International Real Estate affiliates located across 45 countries.
Lulu Egerton, Partner at Strutt & Parker in Chelsea, said: “To win this award is a huge accolade of which the business is very proud. The award recognised the contribution that Strutt & Parker has made to the Christie’s International Real Estate network globally, our excellence in marketing and the extensive collaboration between us, CIRE and Christie’s Auction House - the world’s leading auction house which is celebrating its 250th anniversary in 2016.”
Dan Conn, Chief Executive Officer of Christie’s International Real Estate, said “We have always sought out the leading luxury real estate brokerage firms in the most important luxury global real estate markets. Strutt & Parker fully exemplifies the Christie’s brand values of passionate expertise, unparalleled client care, and the highest standards of professionalism and discretion. Having such a great firm in the critically important global city of London makes them an ideal strategic partner and sets the standard for our global network throughout the world. Strut & Parker has proven itself to be a global leader in the luxury property market and its deep engagement with both the Christie’s Auction House and the rest of global Christie’s International Real Estate network is unsurpassed. Their collaboration with Christie’s Auction House on art events like Christie’s Lates in London allows them to benefit from exclusive access to buyers and sellers of prime real estate.”
Admittance to the Christie’s International Real Estate network is by invitation only to real estate brokerages that demonstrate a record of success in luxury property sales. More than US$119 billion of residential real estate was sold by Christie’s International Real Estate affiliated brokerages in 2015. Listings under the Christie’s International Real Estate banner must meet specific luxury criteria.