Noel Berk & Elizabeth Mercedes Berk join global network of elite real estate professionals worldwide to provide specialized services for exclusive clientele.
New York, NY • 17 March 2016 – Engel & Völkers, the European-based premium real estate brand, today announced that Noel Berk & Elizabeth Mercedes Berk of Engel & Völkers New York has been officially inducted into the firm’s ultra-exclusive Private Office network.
Noel Berk & Elizabeth Mercedes Berk are one of a select group of the brand’s advisors worldwide to be awarded with this distinction. Out of the 7,000 advisors who represent the Engel & Völkers brand in 37 countries worldwide, Noel Berk & Elizabeth Mercedes Berk are among only 55 selected to carry the title Private Office Advisor.
The exclusive, invitation-only Private Office induction ceremony was held at the Vaquero Club in Westlake as part of the Engel & Völkers’ annual Exchange event which is the global firm’s largest North America event and where Engel & Völkers owners, brokers and advisors gather to network, share best practices and hear from top industry leaders and special guests.
In order to join Private Office, advisors within the Engel & Völkers network must be nominated by their brokers and are selected based on their consistent, year-after-year production numbers, market expertise, notably high quality service and passion as real estate professionals. Clients are also asked to comment on their service experience as part of this process. Nominees are then submitted to a North American selection committee who decide which candidates meet all requirements for final submission to the head of Private Office in Hamburg, Germany.
As a Private Office Advisors, Noel Berk & Elizabeth Mercedes Berk gain access to marketing tools and opportunities developed specifically to work with the luxury brand’s high net-worth clients. They are also the preferred contact in her market for international referrals that require the highest levels of service and market expertise.
“No other brand in real estate offers the level of service that Private Office does,” said Anthony Hitt, CEO of Engel & Völkers North America. “Engel & Völkers attracts the best agents in each market we serve and Noel Berk & Elizabeth Mercedes Berk represent the very best among them.
“It is an honor to have been selected to be a Private Office Advisor,” said Noel Berk “The Engel & Völkers name and reputation carries a high level of prestige around the world and a promise of the highest quality services and expertise in real estate. I look forward to representing at this level.”
About Engel & Völkers
Since its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property, yachts and private aviation. Engel & Völkers currently operates a global network of over 7,000 real estate advisors in more than 700 brokerages spanning 37 countries across five continents, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. It established its North America corporate headquarters in 2007 and opened its first brokerage in the same year. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings and market data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.