Summit Sotheby’s International Realty Acquires Kirkham Real Estate in Salt Lake City

1448384104SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Summit Sotheby’s International Realty announced today the acquisition of Kirkham Real Estate in Salt Lake City. 

Kirkham Real Estate opened its doors in February 1995 and has grown to over 30 top professional agents. By demonstrating a tradition of quality service with an emphasis on marketing and state of the art technology, a level of excellence and innovation has been maintained. 

"Enhancing the lives of those we serve by guiding them safely home" is the mission statement Carolyn Kirkham penned to convey the personalized care given to each of Kirkham's clientele. Kirkham has built its reputation around the motto and has earned the respect of the community by giving this personal touch to each transaction.

“Today, we strengthen our presence in the Salt Lake market with the acquisition of Kirkham Real Estate, a local boutique brokerage with 20 years of local expertise,” said Thomas Wright, President and Principal Broker of Summit Sotheby’s International Realty.  "Our brand values and their brand values are a fantastic fit.  We are excited to combine our family and network with theirs."

Ryan Kirkham will serve as the managing broker and Adam Kirkham will focus on business development efforts for the Salt Lake office.

Summit Sotheby’s International Realty was organized in 2008 and became the exclusive Sotheby’s International Realty company for the state of Utah.  In its first year, the firm produced $135 million in sales volume.  In 2015 the firm will produce over $1.5 billion in annual sales volume making it the market share leader in the Park City market area.  The firm has numerous offices and over 175 brokers and support staff associates serving some of Utah’s best-known luxury markets in Park City, Deer Valley Resort, Heber, Midway, St. George and metropolitan Salt Lake City.

Summit Sotheby’s International Realty distinguishes itself as Utah’s leading luxury real estate brokerage company because it supports its professional team of sales associates by utilizing the industry’s leading technologies, business systems and vendors to maximize property and client marketing.

Summit Sotheby’s International Realty also distinguishes itself by providing clients with service that leads the industry, which results in a higher than average listing taken/sold ratio, the highest average sales price and the lowest number of days on the market. Every seller/client benefits from proprietary, custom-choreographed in-house photography and an environmentally friendly online, paperless transaction management system.   We utilize dedicated transaction coordinators, an in-house full service marketing and design team, and we enjoy access to unparalleled market data. 

Summit Sotheby's International Realty has an unprecedented web presence translated into 19 languages and converted into 55 currencies, together with the industry’s most progressive online, electronic and print marketing and advertising resources reaching the broadest local, regional, national and international audience of buyers. Clients also benefit from the powerful, exclusive Sotheby’s International Realty brand and network of 800+ offices located in 62 countries capable of advising and serving clients in their luxury property needs throughout Utah and around the world. 

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