About Engel & Völkers2018-09-20T07:29:36+00:00

Engel & Völkers is one of the world’s leading service companies specialized in the brokerage of premium residential property, commercial real estate, yachts and aircrafts. Based in over 800 locations in total, Engel & Völkers offers both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of services. Consultancy, sales and leasing form the core competences of the staff of more than 10,000 people. The company is currently operating in over 30 countries on four continents.

The World’s Brand

Engel & Völkers has more than 10,000 professional representatives who are providing the highest levels of service across 33 countries. Working with an expert advisor in your area means sharing a level of quality and expertise experienced by homebuyers and sellers around the world. From homes and commercial developments to yachts, private aviation and more, we are the world’s brand.

Since 1977
Since opening our doors in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and letting of premium residential and commercial property, yachts and private aviation. We currently operate a global network of over 10,000 real estate professionals in more than 30 countries. We offer both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. Committed to exceptional service, we support our advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings and market data.

History 

For over three decades, we have been redefining real estate service in markets around the world. We have been expanding rapidly across the Americas using what we’ve learned from our successes along the way. See how our history shapes our future. 

Engel & Völkers is a leader in the sale of residential and commercial real estate, resorts, yachts, and private jets in the premium segment. Founded by Christian Völkers in 1977 as a boutique shop delivering high-end services to an exclusive clientele, today we are a luxury brand recognized around the world for our culture of exclusivity, competence and passion. These core values are shared by thousands of dedicated professionals and are the driving force behind the growth and success of our unique brand.

Culture 

We maintain a unique culture of professionalism that is shared among the 10,000 plus professionals who represent our brand around the world. Our culture is defined by our core values of Competence, Exclusivity and Passion. These values ensure that we maintain our high level of service quality worldwide and reinforce the meaning of our brand for each and every Engel & Völkers professional.

GG Magazine

Printed seasonally and in six languages, GG explores culture, art, design and architecture and profiles innovators, artists and celebrities as well as the incredible homes in which they live. It is also where we showcase the properties we represent. As part of GG, your property can be delivered directly to Engel & Völkers’ top clients, distributed through our international network and made available on newsstands throughout Europe.

Social Responsibility 

Special Olympics Partnership

Engel & Völkers Americas is a proud champion of the Special Olympics and the first cause-marketing sponsor of the organization’s Play Unified, global youth campaign. We are committed to expanding our network in the delivery of specialized, high-end real estate services and the development of more respectful communities. 

Newsroom

Engel & Völkers is a source of real estate expertise for news media outlets, locally, nationally and internationally. As the market experts, our observations and insights on real estate activity and lifestyle trends have appeared in the most trusted news publications, online outlets and industry sources including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The International New York Times, The Financial Times, Real Estate Magazine and Inman News.