Engel & Völkers in Spain has been honoured with the title of “Best Real Estate Company” 2017 by the national edition of the luxury magazine “Robb Report”. In its annual “Best of the Best Awards”, the renowned media outlet this year recognised winners in 24 categories. Engel & Völkers received the award thanks to the high quality of properties in its portfolio and its excellent services.
Over 200 guests attended the awards gala on 3 October 2017 in Madrid. “We are extremely proud to receive this special honour. It is proof that investments in developing our brand in Spain have been worth it. This award also confirms the status and success of Engel & Völkers in Spain,” said Christian Völkers, Founder and CEO of Engel & Völkers AG, adding: “We owe this to all the dedicated hard work of our teams throughout Spain.”
Ongoing expansion planned in Spain
This is the ninth time that “Robb Report” has honoured companies from different industries with its “Best of the Best Awards”. Other categories include jewellery, fashion, winemaking and perfumery. Winners are selected on the basis of customer questionnaires and appraisal by an expert jury. Chaired by Andrés Rodríguez, publisher of “Robb Report” in Spain, the jury was made up of specialists from the respective categories. Engel & Völkers joined the winning ranks for the first time alongside luxury brands including Audi and Starck Paris. It prevailed in the category “Best Real Estate Company” over competitors such as John Taylor and Gilmar. Silke Dittrich, Marketing Director International at Engel & Völkers, and Paloma Pérez, Managing Director of the Engel & Völkers Market Center in Madrid, accepted the award on behalf of the whole of Spain.
Engel & Völkers plans to continue driving expansion forward in Spain. “We are now one of the market leaders in Spain and intend to keep building on our position in this key real estate market,” said Christian Völkers.