Engel & Völkers is one of the world’s leading service companies specialised in the sale and rental of premium residential property, commercial real estate, yachts and aircraft. Around 580 residential property shops specialised in high-class real estate and more than 65 commercial offices brokering retail, office and industrial space, investment properties, multi-purpose apartment and office blocks and property portfolios offer both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of services. Leasing, sales, consultancy and valuations form the core competences of the staff of around 6,300 employees. The Company is currently operating in 39 countries on five continents. Intensive training schemes in its in-house real estate Academy and the high level of quality assurance governing its systematically structured service provision are key factors that account for the Company’s success.
Expansion in to popular Blouberg, Cape Town, holds great excitement and promise for the company nationally.The opening of the new branch in Blouberg has just been finalised. Aimed at satisfying the growing demand for a premium real estate service in the area, the new signature shop’s doors is now open to the public.
Residents in the area will now be able to benefit from the exceptional customer service that has become the trademark of the agency and access to international customers through our global market network. Stretching from Big Bay all the way to Milnerton, including Table view and the Parklands this new addition to the network is headed up by Sandi Green, Team Leader of Engel & Völkers Blouberg and Charl Krumm, Licence Partner of Engel & Völkers Blouberg. Both are highly qualified in the business network and sales environment.
“We have in excess 30 000 properties in our licence area which covers the suburbs of Big Bay, Blouberg, Blouberg Rise, Blouberg Sands, Bloubergrant, Bloubergstrand, Flamingo Vlei, La Poloma, Parklands, Parklands North, Sunningdale, Sunridge, Table View, Waves Edge, West Beach and West Riding” stated Charl.
“The current property market in Blouberg consists of 16.65% sectional-title units, 45.42% freehold homes and 37.93% estates. Of the recent buyers in the area, 43.64% - which is by far the majority - have been between the ages of 50 and 64 years old, while the largest percentage of sellers are between the ages of 36 and 49 years old. The current average valuation of a freehold home in the area has been approximately R2,5 million and can reach a substantial pricing of over R10 million” added Sandi Green.
This new addition to the Engel & Völkers family opened its doors in August at Shop 21, The Emporium Centre, Sandown Road, Sunningdale, Cape Town. Excited and ready to take on the challenge, they believe in teamwork and superior client service, and will be putting together their team according to the company's values to ensure that our customers experience the best the real estate industry has to offer.