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PRESS RELEASE / ANNOUNCEMENTS Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. Agents Make Strong Showing in Prestigious Annual Ranking

Twenty-one Agents and Five Teams Honored in 2013’s The Thousand, Released by The Wall Street Journal

Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. agents and sales teams once again claimed more than 25 spots on The Thousand list, an annual ranking by The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends.


Based on sales completed in 2012, 21 agents and five of the firm’s sales teams achieved placements on the list.

Serena Boardman ranked second, with $393,742,540 in sales volume, and Roger Erickson ranked 10th in the country, with $254,095,000 in sales; both are East Side Manhattan agents. Five of the top fifty agents in the nation listed in the Top 250 Sales Professionals by Transaction Volume category are also with the firm, and based in the New York, Hamptons, and San Francisco markets. Suzanne Perkins, of the Santa Barbara office, ranked 57th in the country, with a sales volume of $108,862,009.

“It’s always exciting to see our agents and sales teams rank so well in The Thousand, which recognizes their success on a national scale,” said Greg Tice, Senior Vice President and Santa Barbara Brokerage Manager of Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. “We couldn’t be prouder of their accomplishments, or happier to see them acknowledged by such a respected and competitive ranking.”

An additional 21 agents and seven teams from the Sotheby’s International Realty® affiliate network are also ranked on the list, bringing the total number of the brand’s participating agents to 42 and its sales teams to 12. In the Top 250 Sales Professionals by Transaction Volume category, Sotheby’s International Realty network professionals comprise nearly 17 percent of the list.

“We salute the 42 agents and 12 teams represented on this year’s ranking,” said Philip White, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. “As a brand, we saw a 32 percent increase in our representation over last year. This is a testament to the hard work and diligence of our network and our agents’ commitment to serving their clients.”

Along with Perkins, Boardman and Erickson, other Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. agents also recognized in the Top 250 Sales Professionals by Transaction Volume category Roberta Golubock, Meredyth Smith, Nikki Field, and Karen Heyman of the East Side and Downtown Manhattan offices; Beate Moore, Harald Grant, Ed Petrie, Dana Trotter, and Pat Petrillo of the company’s Hamptons offices; BK Bates, Joseph Barbieri, and Lyn Stevens of the Greenwich office; Janet Feinberg Schindler and Gregg Lynn of the San Francisco office; Ben Bacal of the West Hollywood office; Cristina Condon of the Palm Beach office; Jack Cotton Jr. of the Osterville office; and Barbara Boyle of the Pacific Palisades office. Sotheby’s International Realty teams recognized in the Top 250 Teams by Transaction Volume category included the Joshua Wesoky and Stein Group teams in Manhattan; the Smith Taylor and Teed Haze teams in San Francisco; and the Martin & Sebastiani team in Sonoma.

The Thousand Top Real Estate Professionals list was published on June 28, 2013 on REAL Trends’ website, www.realtrends.com.

About Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc.

Sotheby’s International Realty was founded in 1976 as a real estate service for discerning clients of Sotheby’s auction house and represents fine properties at a range of price points. Today, Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. operates brokerage offices in key metropolitan and resort markets, including Manhattan; the Hamptons; Greenwich, Conn.; Cape Cod; Palm Beach, Fla.; Los Angeles; Beverly Hills; Brentwood; Pasadena; Santa Barbara; San Francisco; Sonoma; Monterey Peninsula; and Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. (www.sothebyshomes.com”) is part of NRT LLC, the nation’s largest residential real estate brokerage company, and a member of the Sotheby’s International Realty® network, which currently has more than 12,800 sales associates located in approximately 660 offices in 47 countries and territories worldwide. NRT, a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), operates Realogy’s company-owned real estate brokerage offices.

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