HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Engel & Völkers today announced its entrance into Hawaii, as the result of a partnership with local real estate powerhouse Primary Properties. The newly established Engel & Völkers Honolulu will operate under the continued leadership of license partner Kay Mukaigawa, a local resident and real estate professional with over 30 years of experience in Hawaii real estate. With two shop locations, Engel & Völkers Honolulu will service the entire island of Oahu and is licensed to do business on all islands.
"The Hawaiian lifestyle, varied island landscapes, year round good weather and world-class recreation have made Hawaii a highly covetable place to own property, as evidenced by the continued growth in sales and median sales price of both single-family homes and condominiums ," said Anthony Hitt, president & CEO, Engel & Völkers Americas.
"We are thrilled to partner with Kay and her accomplished team, with their unparalleled experience, knowledge and commitment to the local market. They are ideal partners in opening up Hawaii's beautiful and unique real estate market to the Engel & Völkers network around the world."
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 10,000 real estate advisors in more than 30 countries, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. 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. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.