PARK CITY, UT – July 2, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Summit Sotheby’s International Realty announced that Bill Ligety and Mary Leader were recognized on the The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends Inc.’s The Thousand, a report ranking America’s top 1,500 residential real estate agents and teams based on 2014 annual sales volume, transaction sides and average sales price. Bill and Mary ranked #136 on the Teams with the Highest Average Sales Price.
Summit Sotheby’s International Realty and its sister companies LIV Sotheby’s International Realty and Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty were ranked 29 on the 2015 Real Trends By Volume.
This year for the first time, the report also adds the top 500 agents and teams based on average sales price – making it a ranking of the top 1,500 nationwide. The Sotheby’s International Realty brand had 75 of the top 250 (30%) individuals by average sales price.
“We are very proud to have Summit Sotheby’s International Realty and Bill Ligety and Mary Leader in the Park City, Utah market,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. “The type of service they offer is a prime example of the type of quality service our brand is known for.”
“We are proud to represent the finest homes in the Park City market,” said Thomas Wright, President & CEO of Summit Sotheby’s International Realty. “This recognition is a result of our market knowledge and the support of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand, all of which enable us to effectively market and sell these extraordinary residences.”
The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 17,000 independent sales associates located in approximately 800 offices in 61 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated.
About Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC
Founded in 1976 to provide independent brokerages with a powerful marketing and referral program for luxury listings, the Sotheby’s International Realty network was designed to connect the finest independent real estate companies to the most prestigious clientele in the world. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services. In February 2004, Realogy entered into a long-term strategic alliance with Sotheby’s, the operator of the auction house. The agreement provided for the licensing of the Sotheby’s International Realty name and the development of a full franchise system. Affiliations in the system are granted only to brokerages and individuals meeting strict qualifications. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Franchise affiliates also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744. For more information, visit www.sothebysrealty.com.