K. Ann Brizolis, principal of Rancho Santa Fe-based K. Ann Brizolis & Associates, Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, was invited to attend Sotheby’s International Realty’s recent Market Leaders’ Forum as a representative of San Diego’s vibrant luxury real estate market. The two-day event welcomed 45 of the top Sotheby’s International Realty agents from across the U.S. and focused on the best practices, collaboration and strategic growth within the ever-expanding realm of global real estate.
The intensive meetings and networking events were co-hosted by Montecito’s Suzanne Perkins and Bill Fandel of Telluride Sotheby’s International Realty. Those in attendance represented luxury markets throughout California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Massachusetts, Nevada, New York, Texas, Washington and Washington, D.C. The dynamic symposium was moderated by Liz Bentley, a nationally recognized performance consultant and coach, and president of Liz Bentley Associates.
The forum’s final day concluded with a private estate tour of the historic Villa Santa Barbara, owned by beloved television host, best-selling author and Emmy-winning actress, Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi. The exquisite estate is listed by Telluride Sotheby’s International Realty for $45 million.
Nationally recognized by her clients and peers as an ethical, highly accomplished and dedicated luxury real estate agent, K. Ann Brizolis has consistently ranked in the top percent of luxury real estate agents in the U.S. An expert in the purchase and sale of luxury homes in Rancho Santa Fe and the surrounding coastal communities of La Jolla and Del Mar, Ann is deeply committed to representing her clients’ best interests while providing valuable real estate advice. For more information, visit http://www.kabrizolis.com or call 858.756.4328.
Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty Agents Patti Adams, Pauline Lim-Endresen and Yumiko Ishibashi recently attended the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) 2016 Global & Luxury Summit in Waikiki, Hawaii. The Summit provides real estate agents, from all international markets, the opportunity to learn from some of the most influential market makers and industry experts on topics related to international investment, emerging markets, working with international clients, and executing cross-border transactions. Attendees gain valuable insight on the latest trends, best practices, and the world’s hottest emerging luxury and investment markets in this powerful real estate event.
Patti Adams, Realtor with Pacific Sotheby’s Realty’s Point Loma office, believes the Summit provided valuable insight on keeping San Diego top of mind as a sought after market for the Asian homebuyer. “This was a wonderful opportunity for us to develop new relationships with colleagues across the globe, bring back new ideas to better our market, our listings and serve our clients.”
AREAA represents a broad array of professionals within the real estate industry and their Global & Luxury Summit is widely considered the best conference of its kind in the United States. The Global and Luxury Summit provides the perfect opportunity to connect with agents and industry professionals from all over the world, and to share information and ideas about their markets challenges and opportunities.