This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.
X

Discover the history and gradual development of our property shop in Ganduxer with Meri Blanco

We keep growing!

To offer customers a better service, the Engel & Völkers Barcelona team will move its property shop from No. 30 Ganduxer Street, to its new and modern facilities located on the ground floor, No. 640 Avenida Diagonal.

Meri Blanco, the current Head of Recruitment & Onboarding was the person who originally opened the Ganduxer property shop. 

Barcelona - mapa ganduxer

The Beginnings

I started working for the brand 12 years ago as a franchisee of 2 shops in Barcelona. A few ​​years later the company created the Market Centre business model and I joined it by working for several years in the Operations part of the company developing the new model in several countries. After a few years of travelling, I focused once again on Iberia to develop the departments I currently manage: Recruitment and Onboarding.

The beginnings of the brand in Barcelona, the franchise system was based on the opening of small shops that served a specific area. In my case, I decided to open one of the shops in Barcelona on Ganduxer Street, because it seemed like an excellent location to serve the upper area of the city (zona alta). This is a vibrant area and full of shops, as well as wonderful properties that fit perfectly with our brand.


Barcelona - Meri blanco

The First Moments

The opening of the property shop coincided with the peak moment of the real estate crisis, so it was a time when we had to try even harder to keep business going. Fortunately, the brand and the strategy created by Mr. Völkers more than 40 years ago helped the Ganduxer shop become one of the top ranking property shops in Spain in the midst of an economic crisis. 

With its continuous growth, the Ganduxer shop symbolises part of the brand's history in Barcelona.

Barcelona - Meri Blanco

The Company's Development

The company has grown a lot since I opened my shop back in 2007. Now we are able to serve a wide range of clients and in order to carry it out effectively, we need to continue growing at the infrastructure level.

That is why we already have 3 office floors in the Alta Diagonal building where we can manage a better team, offer better facilities, and meet the needs of our customers.

In short, and given the great demand we have in other areas, we will also open a shop in Granollers and another one in Gavà, where our team will continue to give its best on a daily basis.

Currently, the Engel & Völkers Barcelona team can provide 360º coverage with more than 400 real estate agents and more than 4,000 properties in the portfolio, both for rent, sale and commercial purposes. In addition, the brand is located in more than four offices around the city of Barcelona and its surroundings.

With the transfer of Ganduxer we closed a small chapter in the history of the brand in Barcelona to open a new one in which to keep growing and innovating.

Contact us now

Engel & Völkers Barcelona
Email
Back
Contact
Please enter your contact details here
Thank you for your request. We will contact you shortly.

Your Engel & Völkers Team
Salutation
  • Mr.
  • Mrs.

I agree to the storage and use of my data according to the privacy statement and agree to the processing of my data within the Engel & Völkers Group to answer my contact request or request for information. 

I can revoke my consent at any time for the future.

Send now

We know the true value of your property

Do you know how much your property is currently worth? No matter if you just want to inform yourself about the current market-price, or if you wish to sell your property for the best price: our experienced marketing experts are happy to assist you with a free and non-binding valuation.
Send now
Back
Contact
Please enter your contact details here
Thank you for your request. We will contact you shortly.

Your Engel & Völkers Team
Salutation
  • Mr.
  • Mrs.
Please enter the property information.

I agree to the storage and use of my data according to the privacy statement and agree to the processing of my data within the Engel & Völkers Group to answer my contact request or request for information. 

I can revoke my consent at any time for the future.

Send now

Follow us on social media



Array
(
[EUNDV] => Array
(
[67d842e2b887a402186a2820b1713d693dd854a5_csrf_offer-form] => MTM5MjE5NzU3NkJ4d29xancwTDVhZWFIRzEycXAxcW9SdElHdVBqMTdV
[67d842e2b887a402186a2820b1713d693dd854a5_csrf_contact-form] => MTM5MjE5NzU3NnlHcUR0Y2VlTXVPUndLMHZkMW9zMnRmRlgxaUcwaFVG
)
)