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Recognized Expertise in Luxury

Founded in 1766 by James Christie, Christie's auction house has been a global leader in prestigious art sales for over two centuries. Building on its success as one of the oldest art auction houses in the world, Christie's created a real estate company in 1995. With centuries of experience and a network of carefully selected brokers, Christie's International Real Estate was founded to meet the lifestyle demands of discerning clients.

Christie's International Real Estate: A Global Reference in Luxury Real Estate

Undoubtedly, the luxury real estate market is constantly evolving. In this context, one major player stands out for its expertise and international reputation: Christie's International Real Estate. Specializing in the sale of exceptional properties, this subsidiary of the renowned British auction group, Christie's, goes above and beyond to meet the expectations of its discerning clientele.

A Rich and Prestigious History in Luxury Real Estate

Founded in 1977 under the name Great Estates Inc., the company quickly gained an enviable reputation in the high-end real estate sector. In 1995, it became the exclusive subsidiary of Christie's and adopted the name Christie's International Real Estate, benefiting from the prestigious image of the auction house.

Christie's Expertise in Real Estate

This partnership enables the company to benefit from Christie's expertise and skills, particularly in the valuation and appraisal of real estate. The two entities also share their in-depth knowledge of the art and real estate markets, as well as their international network of affluent clients. As a result, Christie's International Real Estate has a solid foundation to offer quality service and high-end offerings to its clientele.

A Global Network of Luxury Real Estate Specialists

Christie's International Real Estate now has over 149 carefully selected affiliates in more than 49 countries on all continents. These local partners, specialists in luxury real estate in their respective regions, are chosen for their experience, professionalism, and commitment to Christie's values. They benefit from the support and reputation of the group to develop their business and offer an ever more diverse and attractive range of luxury properties.

Experts Serving Discerning Clients

Within this network, each professional is committed to providing their expertise and personalized services to clients in search of exceptional properties. From finding the ideal property to negotiating the price, and handling the administrative and legal aspects, Christie's International Real Estate specialists accompany their clients throughout the acquisition process. Their in-depth knowledge of the local market and its specificities also allows them to effectively advise sellers of luxury properties.

Exceptional Properties Worldwide

As a global leader in luxury real estate, Christie's International Real Estate offers a unique selection of exceptional properties located around the world. From luxurious seaside villas to elegant historic castles, and from stunning city apartments to vast vineyard estates, each property is chosen for its character, location, and architectural quality.

A Portfolio of Properties for Affluent Clients

With a portfolio of properties estimated at over $100 billion, Christie's International Real Estate offers attractive investment opportunities for its affluent clientele. The company's specialists are able to offer tailor-made solutions adapted to the needs and expectations of each client, whether for primary or secondary residences, rental investments, or asset diversification.

Exceptional Visibility for Luxury Properties

Thanks to its expertise in marketing and communication, as well as its global network, Christie's International Real Estate offers unparalleled visibility for its exceptional properties. Each property benefits from careful presentation and international exposure through the company's website, social networks, luxury real estate trade shows and events, and exclusive publications such as the Christie's International Real Estate Luxury Collection magazine.

A Dedicated Team for Property Promotion

To ensure effective and targeted promotion of each property, the company relies on a team of experienced professionals in real estate marketing. These experts implement innovative and tailored strategies to showcase the strengths of each property and reach the affluent clientele who may be interested.

In summary, Christie's International Real Estate is a key player in the luxury and ultra-luxury real estate market thanks to its expertise, global network, and selection of exceptional properties. Clients in search of luxury properties can rely on the professionalism and personalized support of its specialists to achieve their most ambitious real estate projects.

This is why, in 2012, the expertise and professionalism of Michaël Zingraf Real Estate convinced the renowned Christie's International Real Estate network to choose it as its exclusive affiliate for the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region (recently renamed "Sud Region"). This recognition is a true guarantee of quality that unquestionably supports the success of the Azuréen group.

Thanks to the privileged partnerships and connections of Christie's International Real Estate, which has nearly 149 international affiliates and 940 offices in 49 countries, the Michaël Zingraf Real Estate Group is present worldwide.

Through this international network, Michaël Zingraf Real Estate showcases all of its properties in major cities around the world, such as New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong, Moscow, Geneva, and Dubai.


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July 2021
Christie's International Real Estate