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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Growing up in an unassuming Bavarian village, Delia Fischer could not have imagined one day founding and owning one of Europe’s most successful e-commerce platforms, today active in 11 countries, employing 1,200 people and reaching one million consumers each year. In 2011 when Fischer was an editor at ELLE Magazine, she realized there was an abundance of robust, inspiration-based fashion retailers, yet a deep market need for the same in interior design. Thus, the birth of Westwing: the curated, online retailer for all things beautiful in interior design and furniture.

Delia Fischer pictured in her Munich home

The next minute, with a steadfast vision and nothing to lose, Fischer found herself quitting her nine-to-five

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By the Engel & Völkers Team 

It’s indisputable that Italy abounds in cultural offerings. From its ancient ruins in Rome, to rolling hills in Tuscany and all-around glorious food and wine, it may be understandable why the country’s equally as significant ski country is oftentimes overlooked.

South Tyrol in Italy’s northern region has long been a popular winter sports destination, not to mention home to many of Italy’s most famed Winter Olympians. Boasting the breathtaking Dolomites mountain range, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, South Tyrol affords to host numerous ski resorts including the notable Val Gardena, Alta Badia and Alpe di Siusi—making the province ever-so-popular among domestic and international visitors alike.

Engel & Völkers South

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Far beyond the allure of its gourmet food and romantic walks around the Eiffel Tower, the charisma of Paris attracts globetrotters the world over for being a mecca of rich culture, history and internationalism—and its investment opportunities reflect it.

Our most recent report on residential properties in Paris indicates a strong market outlook with the number of property sales rising by 17 percent year-over-year. Compared to sales prices in the previous year, the amount per square foot has and will continue to grow this year due to positive economic conditions, low-level interest rates and increasing demand from international investors.

Engel & Völkers Paris

Engel & Völkers Paris

Engel & Völkers Paris

David

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Engel & Völkers recently recognized its top 10 real estate advisors worldwide based on 2017 production at an award ceremony at the historic Hamburg Museum in Germany. Anthony Hitt, president & CEO of Engel & Völkers Americas, and Sven Odia, CEO of Engel & Völkers globally, presented the awards to the top advisors from the U.S. and Canada included below who dominated the global list, categorized by transaction volume, commission, rentals and units sold. Congratulations to all advisors included on the global ranking! 

Transaction Volume

Sandra Miller, Engel & Völkers Santa Monica
Shirley Gary, Engel & Völkers Buckhead Atlanta
Paul Benson, Engel & Völkers Park City
Carol Sollak, Engel & Völkers Wellington
Alison Elder, Engel & Völkers Truckee
Howard

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

With its enchanting canals, rich artistic heritage and elaborate cycling paths, it’s no surprise Amsterdam often takes the cake as one of the world’s most livable cities. The capital may have risen to worldwide acclaim as early as the 17th century during the Dutch Golden Age, but Engel & Völkers’ most recent market report proves the city's heyday is yet to come.

According to the report, in the first quarter of 2018, residential property prices in Amsterdam rose by approximately 14 percent year-over-year, largely due to the increasingly scarce availability of on-the-market properties in the luxury real estate market.

Engel & Völkers Amsterdam

Engel & Völkers Amsterdam

Engel & Völkers Amsterdam

“The demand for

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Every four years, nations around the world come alive. With the 2018 World Cup nearing its end, one jubilant country will soon be the reigning champion of this year’s games, claiming priceless bragging rights for the next four years. To commemorate this past month’s fiery matches, we’re spotlighting some of the world’s most legendary soccer stars—and their digs. Rest assured, these players have extraordinary homes to go back to after a long day of competing against some of the most world’s most gifted athletes.

Barcelona | Lionel Messi

There’s nothing like a sweeping mountain range and turquoise Mediterranean Sea to help decompress after a long day of practice, which is likely why Lionel Messi scored his home in

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Fairytales do exist—at least in Lower Austria. Feast your eyes on the glorious castle Silbererschlössl, now exclusively on the market with Engel & Völkers Vienna. Silbererschlössl meets all criteria when it comes to the unnegotiable elements one would expect in a dream castle. A rich history? Check. Timeless architectural features? Check. Lancets, turrets and stained glass? Check, check and check.

Beyond these priceless features, however, Silbererschlössl is infinitely more special for one thing: its location. Built approximately 900 meters above sea level, the structure is nestled in the mountainous Semmering Pass. This idyllic region located an hour from Vienna has been a sought-after destination for the

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Tucked away in the Le Marais neighborhood of Paris, you’ll find a unique store where blackened and polished steel caps typically used to seal the city’s sewer pipes adorn the walls and act as shelving units. Similarly, in Singapore, thousands of displaced coconut fibers hang from a store ceiling, simulating a meadow of dried grass flipped upside down. In New York City, a shop displays old New York Times papers that have been stacked, bound and put up against its every wall and counter. For Australian beauty product brand Aesop, all these architectural designs defy the norm against most other retail brands and uphold one tenant: total atmospheric emersion in each global location.

For Dennis Paphitis who founded Aesop in

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

When it comes to Spain’s Balearic Islands, glamorous Ibiza and Majorca usually steal the spotlight as its shining stars—but they should take note of their less conspicuous neighbor Menorca, which has quickly become a hotbed attracting international visitors and permanent residents alike. According to Engel & Völkers’ latest report, residential property prices have risen by approximately 15% across the island in the last two years. Paired with a noticeably increased demand for second homes and an extremely limited number of properties on the market, Menorca is sure to give its historically more trendy neighbors a run for their money.

Looking at specific market trends across Menorca, managing director of Engel & Völkers

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What’s better than one on-the-market, ultra-luxe, turnkey property? 30 of them. Represented by Engel & Völkers Los Cabos, The Residences at Las Ventanas al Paraíso, a Rosewood Resort, is comprised of 30 new properties officially on the market, and you can bet each Residence is just as exquisite as the next. Combining panoramic views of the Sea of Cortez; access to Las Ventanas al Paraíso’s award-winning hospitality and amenities; and design of the highest caliber showcasing the warmth of Baja culture, all future homeowners are guaranteed to live their best lives at the peak of Los Cabos living.

Ensuring the highest attention to detail and artistry, each property exemplifies the pinnacle of Mexican design, incorporating handcrafted finishes and

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