Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty Recognized on 2017 Real Trends/Wall Street Journal “The Thousand” as the Sotheby’s International Realty® Brand Tops Individual Sales Volume Category for Second Year in a Row

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Real Trends, in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal, just released its 2017  The Thousand list, a summary of America’s top 1,000 residential real estate agents and teams based on 2016 annual sales volume and transaction sides, and the top 50 agents and top 50 teams on average sales price—making it a ranking of the top 1,100 nationwide.

Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce that Realtors K. Ann Brizolis, of Pacific Sotheby’s Realty’s Rancho Santa Fe Office and Eric Iantorno of Pacific Sotheby’s Realty’s Del Mar office were both recognized for individual transaction volume.

“We are proud of the dedication that both Ann and Eric have for their profession, San Diego’s real estate market and above all, their clients,” says Brian Arrington, Chairman, Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty. “They continually utilize the local advertising and global media opportunities offered by our company and our brand and we have seen their business grow year over year.”

According to Steve Murray, president of Real Trends and publisher of The Thousand, the average U.S. real estate professional sold 8.6 homes in 2016 however the average agent ranked in The Thousand sold 192 homes.

Overall, the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand was the No. 1 real estate brand represented in two of the six categories that comprise the “The Thousand” for the second year in a row, claiming 46 of the top 250 sales associates in the REAL Trends Individual Sales Volume category, more than any other real estate brand. The brand also had the highest combined individual sales volume from sales associates in the same category. In addition, the Sotheby’s International Realty brand had the most individuals represented in the Individual Average Sales Price category.

“Having a leading number of sales associates represented in two categories of the REAL Trends/The Wall Street Journal rankings is a testament to the strength of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer of Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. “In 2016, the average sales price accomplished by Sotheby’s International Realty was among the highest of any national real estate brand as evidenced by its achievement of $95 billion in global sales volume. This accomplishment is made possible by having top sales professionals affiliated with Sotheby’s International Realty and I am so proud of the companies and sales associates represented on this list and their contribution to the power of this brand.”

Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty is San Diego’s number one residential real estate firm comprised of over 500 agents in 22 office locations throughout San Diego County. Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty offers comprehensive real estate services supported by decades of experience, personalized service and local ownership and management in the San Diego real estate market. www.pacificsothebysrealty.com

The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 20,000 affiliated independent sales associates located in approximately 880 offices in 69 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated.

 

 

Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty is a Proud Sponsor of the 2017 Del Mar National Horse Show

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Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty’s Equestrian Division along with Eric Iantorno & Associates are proud to be among the sponsors of the 72nd Del Mar National Horse Show.

The show, which runs April 18th through May 7th at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, will host three unique events to showcase the equestrian disciplines of Western, Dressage and Hunter/Jumper on the Saturday evenings of the three-week show, on April 22, 29 and May 6 in the fabulous Del Mar Arena. The Del Mar National Horse Show is free for spectators to come and watch nearly every day with the exception of the Saturday evening events that require paid admission.

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“The Del Mar National Horse Show is one of the oldest and most prestigious equestrian competitions in the United States,” says Roblee Valentine, Executive Director of Pacific Sotheby’s Realty’s Equestrian Division. “The show carries international acclaim through its qualifying events for Olympic, World Champion and World Cup events and attracts exhibitors and spectators from both the local community as well as across the country and from overseas.”

Over 25,000 spectators are expected to attend this year’s show to watch the nearly 1,500 horse and rider teams compete to win in excess of $300,000 in cash and prizes. The Del Mar National Horse Show is one of the few remaining horse shows offering multiple traveling perpetual trophies and individual class trophies and ribbons that attracts internationally acclaimed horses and riders year after year.

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Pacific Sotheby’s Realty is hosting a equestrian style lounge in Vendors Village during the show and invites attendees and participants to come by and put their boots up to relax. Visitors also have the opportunity to enter a drawing to win a beautiful Ralph Lauren style decorative pillow valued at over $600.00.

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According to Eric Iantorno, REALTOR with Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, “People traditionally associate San Diego luxury property with oceanfront living, and we do have some of the world’s most beautiful properties along our coast. However, San Diego is also one of the premier Equestrian communities in the world and the Del Mar National Horse show is a fantastic platform for us to showcase all the types of properties that define the Southern California lifestyle.”

1291 Summit Place, Escondido, California 92027 United States

1291 Summit Place, Escondido, California 92027 United States This exceptional 6+ acre horse ranch will satisfy the consummate horseman or woman of any equestrian discipline. Located in North San Diego County where one of the world’s best climates allow for riding and training year round, amenities include the 250′ x 150′ lighted arena, 2 round pens, a hot walker and gorgeous center-aisle 12-stall barn. Offered at $2,985,000

Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty’s Equestrian Division focuses on the representation of Equestrian Properties, Horse Properties, Commercial Ranches and Farms, and Luxury Estates and provides its clients with the professional and experienced direction and specialized marketing strategies needed to effectively represent Equestrian and Ranch properties.

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100 Stratford, Del Mar, California 92014 United States Newly constructed coastal Mediterranean masterpiece on the bluffs of Del Mar. One of a kind location adjoining Torrey Pines State Park to the south with unobstructed southern views to La Jolla. Extensive decks and patios take full advantage of the ocean front location combining the finest in indoor/outdoor living. Taking eight years to design and construct, attention was paid to every detail to create arguably the most extraordinary home on the most unique lot in Southern California.his bluff-top estate features just under 6,000 sq ft of luxurious interior living complemented by extensive use of windows, lift and slide doors and terraces that seamlessly blend indoor/outdoor living and capture dramatic, sweeping views of the coastline. Offered at $29,000,000

Eric Iantorno and Associates are among the top advertising agents at one of the top real estate brokerages in San Diego. Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty and Eric Iantorno are synonymous with the coastal San Diego real estate market. Together they have built a reputation as the market leaders in San Diego luxury real estate.

For more information about Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty’s Equestrian Division contact Roblee Valentine, 858.437.4778, roblee.valentine@sothebysrealty.com or visit www.pacificsothebysrealty.com. For more information about the Del Mar National Horse Show visit http://delmarnational.com

Home of the Week: Del Mar Coastal Contemporary Masterpiece

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Completed in 2015, this Del Mar masterpiece redefines ultimate style and luxury. Extraordinary architecture, design and high quality materials, matched with the finest technology to embrace modern living. Remarkable, private Olde Del Mar location impeccably placed with dramatic panoramic ocean views and Easterly mountain and lagoon views. The property offers unparalleled entertainment potential accompanied by infinity edge pool, outdoor dining, living, and kitchen, bocce ball court, sport court, 10 car garage.

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At 8,000 square feet, this property combines best in Del Mar views with meticulously planned architecture to create a one of a kind home. Clean lines are achieved throughout with glass, poured in place concrete and rich mahogany; natural transitions from indoor to outdoor living on both sides of the home. Outdoor entertaining and leisure include infinity edge pool, spa, bocce ball court and full size sport court. Car enthusiasts will enjoy the oversized 10 car garage.

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Exquisite Chef’s kitchen offers the finest appliances with dual dishwashers, trash compactors, fridge drawers, ovens, warming ovens and 6 burner Wolf Range and griddle. Grain matched mahogany cabinetry throughout, gorgeous marble countertops and island with prep sink. The main living floor is complete with an executive office with inspiring panoramic views, two guest bathrooms, a family or media room and three bedrooms with 3 full bathrooms.

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Up the dramatic walnut staircase, the lavish Master bedroom suite occupies the entire third level. The master suite offers a private deck with panoramic ocean views, with indoor and outdoor marble shower. The lower level is home to a further bedroom suite with full bathroom ideal for a gym with doors which open onto the sports court. The residence also includes a guest suite with private security and entrance; perfect for the long staying guests.

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Offered at $24,995,000. For more information, or to request a private showing, contact  Eric Iantorno, eric.iantorno@sothebysrealty.com or 858.334.3577

Pacific Sotheby’s Sotheby’s International Realty Lists Los Robles Ranch for $17.5M

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Located in Santa Ysabel, just 30 miles east of San Diego, this 720-acre, nine parcel ranch property known as Los Robles Ranch, is listed by Eric Iantorno of Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty and Bill McDavid of Hall and Hall.

This incredible property, which was recently featured in the Los Angeles Times and the Wall Street Journal, features a main house, two guest homes and two caretaker’s homes totaling 10,000 square feet of living space. Beamed ceilings, large formal areas, four bedrooms and two offices highlight the 4,000-square-foot main house.

In addition to a paved go-kart track, the ranch indulges with such attractions as a paintball course, two fishing ponds, a skeet-shooting range, a 6,800-square-foot equestrian facility and a riding arena. The swimming pool, originally a cow pond, has been remade as a 650,000-gallon custom swimming pond complete with a beach entry, dock, waterfall features and a pool house. Elsewhere on the sprawling grounds,spread across nine parcels, are two greenhouses, a mare hotel, an equipment barn and twelve water wells.

“I’m thrilled to represent this extraordinary property, it’s truly in a league of its own and is beyond comparison,” says Eric Iantorno, Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty. “The ranch was the vision of owner David Batchelder, who designed it to be a ‘family fun compound,’ and he succeeded in creating a true luxury ranch retreat offering pure enjoyment and lasting memories for generations to come.”

For more information or to request a private showing, contact Eric Iantorno, Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, (858) 692-5505eric.iantorno@sothebysrealty.com,