Village Properties is a founding member of Forbes Global Properties, the exclusive worldwide real estate partner of Forbes, one of the world’s most trusted media brands. Established in 2020, Forbes is an exclusive consortium of top-tier real estate firms representing many of the world’s finest homes for sale. Membership in the network is reserved for the most distinguished brokerages in select cities and second-home destinations. Founding member brokerages are established leaders in their local luxury property markets and have offices in more than 75 locations across the U.S., Asia, and Europe.
Forbes Global Properties is a luxury real estate consumer marketplace and membership network. Leveraging Forbes’ worldwide reach and audience of more than 100 million monthly visitors, they introduce discerning buyers, sellers, and real estate aficionados to a curated collection of coveted properties.
Reserved for luxury properties in excess of USD $2 million, their marketing platform helps agents engage, inform, and inspire an increasingly global audience of luxury buyers and sellers. Homes are presented within the context of timely market data and tailored editorial to ensure purchasers are equipped to make informed decisions.
Established in 1960 as RELO®, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World was the first national relocation service organization. Village Properties effectively utilizes RELO® when working with relocating individual home buyers.
The extensive coverage of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World is unmatched in the location industry. LeadingRE (Real Estate) dominates the United States list of top 500 real estate firms, with more of the number one market leaders in the top 90 markets than any national brand. Leading Real Estate Companies of the World is a company that believes performance, value, and relationships are the heart of all business.
As a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, your Village Properties agent is more equipped to sell your property. The network is comprised of 130,000 sales associates in 4,100 offices in over 65 countries around the world and consistently outperforms any other national real estate brand by supplying home sellers with qualified national and international prospects.
Village Properties is a proud affiliate of Luxury Portfolio International®, the luxury extension of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the largest global network of premier locally-branded companies dominated by many of the world’s most powerful independent luxury brokerages. Their award-winning website was launched in 2005 and in its first year featured more $1 million-plus residences than other luxury real estate organizations. The network continues to grow and now markets over 50,000 of the world’s most remarkable homes annually and attracts over 3 million high-net-worth visitors a year. By presenting a gallery of the finest luxury properties and brokerages worldwide, their brand is recognized throughout the world as the luxury standard of excellence.
Luxury Portfolio International® markets properties in almost all US states and 50 countries, see website visitors from over 200 countries/territories every month, site translation in nine languages, and a total inventory of available properties totaling almost $50 billion.
The 225 luxury affiliates represent the luxury component of an organization that encompasses approximately 500 companies, 3,500 offices, and 120,000 associates producing $321 billion in annual home sales in over 50 countries. Based in the United States, Luxury Portfolio International® is backed by the experience of the most well-respected and well-known experts in luxury real estate in markets worldwide.
Village Properties, through its exclusive affiliation with Mayfair International Realty’s London office, has access to an extensive UK network of over 100 brokers with more than 300 offices. This affiliation focuses on expanding the marketing and public relations efforts of Village Properties, highlighting your property to a worldwide audience, thus increasing the opportunity for a successful sale.
• Village Properties is the only Santa Barbara brokerage with properties exclusively featured on the website of Country Life. Country Life is the leading magazine for luxury real estate in the UK.
• Access to the foremost groups of luxury real estate agents in England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland.
• Public relations and earned editorial coverage for your property in print and internet publications like the Telegraph and Financial Times across Europe, Russia, Asia, and the Middle East.
Ani Estate Group have been my realtors for several successful real estate transactions. Each time, I have found their knowledge, expertise and attention to detail impressive. They are both professional and personable. They provide a high level of attentiveness to their clients and are extremely efficient. -EJ