set to Launch New Portal for Developers of Luxury Communities in 2010

October 20th, 2009 (Seattle, WA) – today announced plans to launch a new portal for developers of the most sought-after communities in the world. Building on the success of the award-winning, the company plans to unveil the new section of the website in January 2010. Offering the most comprehensive collection of world-class developments using state-of-the-art search functions, the new portal will help developers drive traffic to their websites and inquiries to their sales teams.

“The new Luxury Communities Portal is poised to be the single most comprehensive source for consumers using the web seeking detailed, customized searches of the top new developments in the most desirable locations around the globe”, states CEO/Publish John Brian Losh.

The latest offering from was designed specifically with buyers in mind. You can now go to a single location to research every aspect of a community and initiate direct contact with the development team. Customizable searches with criteria the buyer sets forth are immediately populated and will provide buyers with a wide range of details about each community. Developers will have the ability to showcase each aspect of their project with video, mapping, blogs, an image gallery, inventory of all current listings complete with photos and direct links to representatives from each property., a 2009 Webby Award Honoree, has been voted ‘Best of the Web’ by Forbes magazine multiple times, praised by the International Herald Tribune, Town & Country, the Wall Street Journal and has been ranked ‘Best Website’ by consumers according to a survey by the Luxury Institute LLC. Since its debut in 1995, has remained the #1 portal for luxury properties on the internet, consistently driving more traffic to member websites and generating more qualified inquiries than any other website. (also known in the industry as the Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate network) is a global collection of the finest luxury real estate brokers in the world. This group of more than 1500 brokerage firms and 100,000 professionals in more than 65 countries collectively sells in excess of $180 billion of real estate annually, with an average sale price of $2,650,000. Members sell homes for record prices and handle transactions of incredible complexity and magnitude with complete discretion. Every member is carefully selected by CEO/Publisher John Brian Losh, an entrepreneur and broker of fine properties and estates through his Seattle-based brokerage firm, Ewing & Clark, Inc. and one of REALTOR Magazine’s 25 Most Influential People in Real Estate.