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5 Things Every Real Estate Agent Should Know About Bitcoin
Inman
A list of five things every agent and broker needs to know about selling a house with bitcoin.

Inside Engel & Völkers' Virtual Reality Theater for Home Tours 
Inman
Minneapolis office offers clients and their guests an immersive experience.

How to Sell Your Home During the Holidays   
Realtor.com
The 25,000-square-foot home has its own underground shooting range.

Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky Flips California Home for $3.4 Million
Mansion Global
Wayne Gretzky has flipped another home at the Sherwood Country Club in Thousands Oaks, California—this one for $3.4 million.

Americas 

What to Expect From the Housing Market in 2018
U.S. News & World Report 
Homebuyers will still face

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Property listed by Engel & Völkers Park City

Bitcoin has taken the world by storm. Venturing further into the spotlight for its exponential popularity and sharp rises and falls, this cryptocurrency presents an undeniably fresh way of conducting all types of transactions—which is becoming more and more relevant to the real estate industry. Using bitcoin to complete real estate transactions, certain buyers and sellers may find ease in hard-to-maneuver areas during the transaction process.

Paul Benson of Engel & Völkers Park City recently gave Inman News his takeaways after brokering a real estate transaction using bitcoin, offering real estate professionals five key insights to explore this new frontier. Overall,

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Premium properties in Canada: Highest prices recorded in Vancouver

  • Market overview of select cities and second home markets
  • Limited inventory leads to rising prices for properties in many locations
  • Up to $35.8 million CAD for a detached house 

The residential property market in Canada’s major cities and second home markets is enjoying a high level of demand, both nationally and internationally. Specifically in the luxury segment, there is a clear surplus in demand in many places that is resulting in a significant rise in prices. This emerged from a survey of six selected real estate markets, based on assessments made by local Engel & Völkers residential property shops between January and September

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Are you dreaming of a winter wonderland or getting cozy at a picture-perfect ski lodge this holiday season? Well, we certainly are! We’ve compiled some of our favorite on-the-market homes that epitomize ski living luxury. From a conveniently located Vail Village duplex, to a secluded yet accessible architectural marvel in Mont-Tremblant, these ski homes will make it hard to choose between hitting the slopes and staying in.

Vail, Colorado

Some say location is everything, and that's especially true when your home is located in exclusive Vail Village. Even if you’re living right on the slopes, the added short walking distance to dining, shopping and entertainment activities will allow homeowners to enjoy as much precious

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E&V News 

Great Spaces: Explore These Incredible Ski Town Estates
RISMedia
Are you a ski lover looking to settle down by the slopes? This month's Great Spaces brings you some of the dreamiest ski town homes currently on the market.

A Long Wait for a Villeray Buyer
The Globe and Mail
"Homes of this type that come onto the market for the first time are a bit unusual for the area. I think this long a selling period is normal for a house that's somewhat atypical for the market."

Western Farmhouse in Montana’s Scenic Bitterroot Valley
Mansion Global
The 25,000-square-foot home has its own underground shooting range.

Engel & Völkers: Residential Property Riding High in Rome
RISMedia
The residential property market in Rome has experienced a clear upswing in

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E&V News 

Real-Estate Developer’s Coral Gables Home Seeks $12.9 Million
The Wall Street Journal
The sellers are Don Peebles and his wife Katrina; Mr. Peebles’s firm has a multi-billion-dollar portfolio of condo projects, hotels and office properties.

‘Space cowboy’ Steve Miller’s Home is Down-to-Earth
Toronto Star
Classic rocker surrounded himself with nature’s beauty at Idaho retreat.

Engel & Völkers Minneapolis Downtown Debuts Virtual Reality Theater
RISMedia
Engel & Völkers Minneapolis Downtown has debuted a Virtual Reality (VR) Theater, equipped with Oculus Rift goggles, the company recently announced. 

BC’s Ski Real Estate Sees Blistering Demand
REW
After post-Olympic freeze, ski-home market has gone from thawing to sizzling – a problem for

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According to Engel & Völkers' latest international market report, residential properties in Milan are enjoying increasing levels of demand. In recent years, buyers in this global capital of fashion and design have hesitated due to economic recession, but the number of transactions in the first quarter of 2017 evidenced a hopeful outlook, rising by 13.8 percent over the same period in the previous year. Additionally, the EXPO world exhibition held in Milan in 2015 was a major contributing factor to this uptick as the desirable local property market was brought to the attention of worldwide visitors. Roberto Magaglio, Managing Partner of Engel & Völkers Milan, validates that indeed, “in view of the attractive supply of properties on offer, now is a good

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By the Engel & Völkers Team 

Often times the home with the most space is, by default, the host location for major holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations. Several home reports have indicated that formal dining rooms, however, may become a thing of the past within many millennial households. It’s said that this population would trade in a formal dining space for more functional purposes such as an office or play room. Could this just be an excuse to have Mom or Dad continue to host holidays? Here are a few feast-worthy dining rooms that we wouldn’t dare to trade up – we’ll take the homes, too.

Truckee, California

With this clean design and these views, we are ready to feast! 

Park City, Utah

Intimate, modern, yet

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It’s finally here: the long anticipated fall edition of Private Residences featuring some of Engel & Völkers’ finest properties—in all of its glossy goodness. Whether you fancy a beach getaway, cozy mountain retreat or custom equestrian estate for your beloved horses, each property in the latest Private Residences will have you daydreaming about your next home, from the Atlantic to Pacific.

Here’s a sampling of our favorites that we're currently drooling over. 

The Oceanfront Oasis - Los Cabos, Mexico 
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Ocean views from any room in this elegant Los Cabos property won’t be an issue. Casa Roca de Pajaro is perched on one of the most pristine, private beaches in La Caleta, Palmilla and was designed with the

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