Sotheby's International Realty Heritage

A Trusted Reputation

In a global marketplace, a recognized name is a powerful advantage. Sotheby’s 270 year trusted reputation has earned worldwide renown not only for its keen eye in the valuation of fine possessions, but also its unwavering commitment to expertise and service. Founded on these same principles, Sotheby’s International Realty today is celebrated and respected by qualified buyers and sellers all over the world who know and appreciate our name when they see it. Sotheby’s services the most prestigious clientele in the world.


Sotheby's International Realty

In 1976, an exceptional real estate company was launched and created from the same passion that guides the Sotheby's Auction House. With the vision of becoming a commanding presence in the representation of the world’s most unique properties, it is the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand that strives to represent all those who consider themselves the “Connoisseurs of Life,” and to represent the distinctive properties they so desire.

Our commitment to unparalleled quality continues. With nearly 14,000 sales associates in approximately 700 offices and 49 countries and territories, our network members utilize innovation with relevant reach to present a home in a most unique way.

Our brand’s white glove referral program is a key differentiator, allowing network members to connect the most prestigious buyers and sellers globally. Orchestrated by a dedicated team of professionals directing thousands of distinguished global connections monthly— from broker-to-broker to auction, these placement opportunities are managed with extreme care.

To those who value the unique, Sotheby’s International Realty is the local real estate services provider that offers unrivaled access to qualified people and distinctive properties around the world.