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About

Residence is part of Christie's International Real Estate, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Christie's, one of the world's oldest auction houses. Christie's was founded in 1766 in London and specializes in exclusive art objects. Since 2009, Christie's is owned by Frenchman Francois Pinault who also owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Château Latour, among others. Christie's International Real Estate was founded in 1987 and acquired by Christie's in 1995 to ensure synergies between exclusive art objects and exclusive properties. Today, Christie's International Real Estate is represented in 48 countries through 138 branches, all specialists in exclusive residencies in its local real estate markets. The website has over 70 million visitors annually. Residence Real Estate Agency was founded in 2002 by Lars Fogelklou, Jonas Martinsson, Per Bjerkén and Jan Lundqvist. Combined, they share decades of expertise in the segment of Sweden's most luxurious homes. In 2008, Residence Real Estate Agency exclusively became part of Christie's International Real Estate in Northern Europe and is subsequently named Residence. Residence being part of Christie's International Real Estate, which operates on a global scale and is the largest existing network for exclusive homes, signifies that the homes, estates and farms that we represent here in Sweden can be exposed to an international market as well.

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    Areas we cover

    Through our local offices in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Östergötland, Skåne and on the West Coast, we primarily work with larger inner city apartments and villas in the most attractive areas as well as seaside properties, estates and farms/ranches in central and southern Sweden. The regional markets are supported by a local network as well as our national and international networks, which is unparalleled in the entire real estate industry.

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    True partnership

    Through our local offices in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Östergötland, Skåne and on the West Coast, we primarily work with larger inner city apartments and villas in the most attractive areas as well as seaside properties, estates and farms/ranches in central and southern Sweden. The regional markets are supported by a local network as well as our national and international networks, which is unparalleled in the entire real estate industry.

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    Christie’s International Real Estate

    Residence is part of Christie's International Real Estate, which operates on a global scale and is the largest existing network for exclusive homes. The homes and farms we offer here in Sweden are also exposed to an international market through Christie's International Real Estate.

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    Christie’s Auction House

    Christie's International Real Estate is a wholly owned subsidiary of Christie's, one of the world's oldest auction houses founded as early as 1766. Through unique marketing and an extensive network of contacts which also includes Christie's art clientele, the ultimate exposure is offered to reach both affluent Swedes overseas and international investors.

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    Exceptional experience and knowledge

    The most exclusive homes do not follow the development of the conventional housing market but are influenced by other factors. Many years of experience in brokerage within a special niche of the housing market representing unique, and often expensive properties means that our agents have an incomparable knowledge that is of great benefit when it comes to curating houses, estates, farms and other homes in a beneficial way along with the right guidance and pricing based on confidential first-hand information that we have within the company. As a result, we can deliver highly well-executed and successful services to our sellers.

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    Full discretion

    We execute many successful trades under full discretion, without traditional marketing, due to our unique business model true partnership. The entire company works as a team curating our most exclusive homes, seafront properties, estates and mansions. This ensures that we are in constant contact with the right national clients and the international clientele via Christie's International Real Estate and Christie's Auction House.

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    Availability

    We focus on quality rather than quantity and devote our time to fewer homes. This way we can offer the high level of service that our customers expect, which often also is a requirement to reach a successful end result in the more demanding segment of the housing market in which we operate.

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    Expertise

    We offer services to Swedish and international clients with the highest of expectations in quality. We represent a wide range of homes, from city condos and town houses to exclusive villas and seaside properties as well as estates and farms/ranches. This is our expertise, a niche in the market where we are unrivalled.

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    Worldwide exposure

    With Christie's International Real Estate's more than 850 offices in 48 countries and our large number of sales in Sweden that to many are just wishful dreams, our clients gain a completely exceptional advantage. Our unique access to Sweden's most determined and powerful buyers together with Christie's Auction House as well as Christie's International Real Estate's clients, our sellers receive the rare benefit of an international exposure towards the right target group in an incomparable way.