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Steve Miller's $16 Million Idaho Compound Is for Sale (And So Big You Might Get Lost on It) 
Architectural Digest
The musician's property includes three guesthouses, an archives building, an "art barn," a recording studio, and a gym. 

New Business Models: Disruption or Advancement? 
RISMedia
Top brokers tell it like it is in RISMedia White Paper Sneak Peek.

Dairy Barn-Turned-Home Boasts 30-Foot-Plus Ceiling, Only 1 Interior Door
Boston Globe Real Estate
The house sits on a 3.87-acre lot with mature landscaping.

Americas

California Wildfires: Housing Markets Will Likely Feel Devastating Effects for Years 
Realtor.com
About 3,500 homes and buildings have been incinerated by the blazes, which have ravaged about 170,000 acres, mostly in

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E&V News

Meeting Agents in the Middle Key to Ensuring Profitability for All
RISMedia
Recruiting and retaining agents is the name of the game for brokerages large and small, but for many, it’s a practice that boils down to being easier said than done.

Engel & Völkers Expands Into Belize
RISMedia
Engel & Völkers has expanded into Belize, opening its first shop on the Placencia Peninsula, the company recently announced. 

All’s Well in Baden-Baden
Financial Times
Black Forest spa town’s reputation as a wellness centre attracts international buyers.

Americas

Canada’s Real Estate Markets Saw a Vibrant September
Mansion Global
Canada’s housing markets had a hot September, as most major metro areas reported robust sales activity and price gains, according

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By RISMedia

Today’s Ask the Expert column features Adam Lerman, Senior Vice President of Coaching & Accountability at Engel & Völkers North America. 

Q: What are your best tips for creating an effective recruiting referral program?

A: Wouldn’t it be nice to have an entire team to support your recruiting efforts, which, in turn, would help grow your business and support profit margins? Well, you do!

A great way to supplement your agents’ income is to reward them for finding quality prospects. It’s also an effective way to positively build up your existing culture, as people are more likely to refer people who share a similar work ethic and who they naturally get along with. By having existing agents be part of the recruiting process, you

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

For all you classic rock enthusiasts and music history fans, this new-to-market property is just for you—and for $16 million, you can have it. Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steve Miller, frontman of the namesake Steve Miller Band, has put his Idaho home on the market, and as you’d expect, it’s marked with the footprints of music legends and beams with the sound of iconic rock riffs.

Listed by Darlene Young from our Sun Valley shop, Mr. Miller’s estate sits on over 13 acres of land on the Bigwood River in Sun Valley where Darlene says “winter and summer recreation opportunities abound”.

As is required for the rockstar lifestyle, the estate also features a recording studio, which is architecturally

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E&V News

Take the Money and Run: Steve Miller Lists His $16 Million Idaho Compound
People.com
The property boasts a recording studio, barn and archive building.

A VC and Former Tech CEO Is Selling His Enormous $30 Million Utah Ranch — Take a Look Inside
Business Insider
Venture capitalist Vinny Smith, founder of Toba Capital, has placed his riverfront estate in Oakley, Utah, on the market for $30 million. 

Midcentury Ralph Anderson Home Listed on Mercer Island for $1.6 Million
Curbed
This remodeled Ralph Anderson-designed home sits at the cusp of midcentury modern and northwest contemporary.

Ask the Expert: How Can I Create an Effective Recruiting Referral Program?
RISMedia
Today’s Ask the Expert column features Adam Lerman, senior vice president

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E&V News

Steve Miller’s Idaho Estate Hitting Market for $16M 
Mansion Global
Classic rock icon’s home has three guest cottages, recording studio and archive building.

Engel & Völkers Expands Into Washington State 
RISMedia
Engel & Völkers has expanded into Washington State, opening two shops, the company recently announced.

Montreal's Luxury Housing Market Soars 
The Globe and Mail
Chinese buyers are particularly active and they're interested in Montreal's Westmount, Town of Mount Royal, Brossard and Nôtre-Dame-de-Grace areas especially, said Yi Lu, an agent with Engel & Völkers.  

The Ibizan Scene Grows Up
Financial Times
The hedonism the island offers is more likely to be in beach clubs than night clubs.
 

Americas

San Francisco Edges out

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By the Engel & Völkers Team

Looking for an upgrade from first class and perhaps caviar as an in-flight snack? For millionaires and billionaires who are privileged enough to jet-set across the globe, they can pack up and go whenever and wherever they please—but they’ll actually need a jet for that. To help avoid inconvenient air traffic, Engel & Völkers Aviation recently ranked the most popular private jet routes taken throughout Europe in 2016, based on survey data produced by market research company WINGX Advance.  

Bart Boury, CEO of Engel & Völkers Aviation, reported that “the most frequented private jet route in Europe was from Aéroport International de Genève in Switzerland to Aéroport de Paris-Le Bourget in France,” with private jets having

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E&V News

Luxurious Utah River Estate Asks $30 Million 
The Wall Street Journal
The seller is Vinny Smith, former chief executive of Quest Software who now runs Toba Capital, a San Francisco and Newport Beach-based venture-capital firm.

Is Salt Lake City the New Austin?
U.S. News & World Report
With the Silicon Slopes experiencing significant tech growth, they may just be the answer to Silicon Valley's affordability problem.

Adam Kennedy, World Series Champ Turned Real Estate Agent, on Hitting Financial Home Runs
Realtor.com
Over a peripatetic 14-year career in Major League Baseball, Adam Kennedy grew to really appreciate the value in settling down—and investing smartly in real estate.

New Luxury Real Estate Firm Opens Office in Jackson
Buckrail
Engel

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E&V News

Bohemian Vibe Attracts Homebuyers to Taos
Financial Times 
New Mexico town offers adventurous sports alongside adobe architecture. 

The Upper East Side's Co-Op Conundrum
The Real Deal 
Co-ops, even in the Upper East Side’s marquee buildings, are facing an increasingly tough crowd of buyers.

Napa Valley Vineyard Listed at Almost $5 Million
Mortgage Professional America
Winemaker Pat Vinatieri is selling his Napa Valley vineyard estate for just shy of $5 million.

Palace Fit for a Pop Queen: Madonna Buys 18th Century 'Palacete' in Portugal as Son Joins Benfica Football Academy
Homes & Property 
Madonna has moved into Quinta do Relógio, an 18th century ‘palacete’ in the hilltop town of Sintra.

Banks Predict Growth in Sales and Prices in

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By the Engel & Völkers Team


We had the pleasure of chatting with our very own Dean Poritzky, Private Office advisor and license partner of Engel & Völkers Wellesley, to discuss current generational trends and shifts he’s seeing in the Wellesley, Weston and surrounding Boston area real estate markets. Here’s a peek into some of his on-the-ground insight. 

E&V TEAM: Your market is known for having many historic, New England homes (we’re talking homes circa the 17th century). What’s in it for millennials?

PORITZKY: Many millennials are moving from Boston, where many will still work and commute. They're looking to raise their families with more space in quieter neighborhoods, but still visit Boston for work, a night out or a weekend trip. The

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