Luxury Real Estate Hosts International Symposium in Valencia, Gathers Top Brokers from Around the World
Posted by LuxuryRealEstate.com — February 6, 2013
The 7th Annual Luxury Real Estate International Symposium was recently held Tuesday, January 29th to Thursday, January 31st, at the Westin Valencia in Valencia, Spain.
The conference was hosted by John Brian Losh, Chairman/Publisher of LuxuryRealEstate.com (Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate) in partnership with Rimontgó Immobilaria. Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate is a membership-driven worldwide luxury brokerage assemblage. The network includes the most prominent global luxury brokers and meets three times each year, nationally and internationally, to discuss current real estate trends.
The conference in Valencia covered multiple topics of great interest to those who serve the high net-worth demographic. Discussions also centered around the state of the international economy. Featured speaker Professor Ramón Tamames delivered a speech about The Future of Europe after Overcoming the Economic Crisis and participated in a panel of local entrepreneurs and exporters discussed why their businesses are successful and competitive in the market.
Social events were held at local restaurants where attendees enjoyed Spanish culture and cuisine. The gala dinner was held at the famous Palau de les Arts, Reina Sofia where attendees enjoyed a wonderful dinner followed by a live music performed by a local band. Antonio and Jose Ribes Bas of Rimontgó Immobilaria were recognized for their Extraordinary Partnership with Luxury Real Estate at the event. After the meetings, attendees were able to see and experience Valencia with a city tour, visit to the Mercat Central, local businesses and a Paella making competition.
Several attendees participated in the Luxury Real Estate European Ski Trip in Mayrohofen, Austria prior to the Symposium.
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Known in the industry for the last quarter-century as the Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate network, a global collection of the finest luxury real estate brokers in the world, this group of more than 68,000 professionals in more than 29 countries collectively sells in excess of $104 billion of real estate annually, with an average sale price of $2,269,000. Members sell homes for record prices and handle transactions of incredible complexity and magnitude with complete discretion. Every member is carefully selected by Chairman/Publisher John Brian Losh, one of REALTOR Magazine’s 25 Most Influential People in Real Estate and broker of fine properties and estates through his Seattle-based brokerage firm, Ewing & Clark, Inc.