Press Contacts

Forbes Global Properties exclusive member brokerages have offices in approximately 380 locations worldwide—across the U.S., Asia, Australia, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, the Middle East, New Zealand, and Europe—and are established leaders in their local luxury real estate markets.

To contact our international media relations team, please email us at press@forbesglobalproperties.com. Let us know if you’re working on a deadline. We will respond as quickly as possible.


Our Reports

Top Second Home Markets for Billionaires

April, 2022: Where ultra-affluent individuals choose to buy luxury property has expanded in recent years, from the characteristic hotspots in major global cities, to more secluded locations that can be reached with private jets and superyachts. In our latest report, we explore prized second-home destinations – some established, others more surprising – that present attractive options for investment, exclusivity, and getaways for the world’s most discerning homebuyers.

Year-End Market Perspectives: A Look At The International Luxury Property Market

December 2021, 2022: A comprehensive analysis of the international luxury property market gleaned directly from Forbes Global Properties local leading experts, the report examines global property prices, buyer demographics, desired luxury amenities, and second home market trends, while also underscoring market enthusiasm through anecdotal recounts of recent transactions.


 

Latest Forbes Global Properties Press Releases

Industry Veteran Michael Jalbert Named Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Global Properties

August 16, 2022: Mr. Jalbert previously served as the Executive Vice President of Global Business Development at HSF Affiliates LLC, where he led the development of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network.

Forbes Global Properties Congratulates Terry Sprague of LUXE, Named the Top Luxury Real Estate Producer in Oregon

August 4, 2022: Terry Sprague of boutique brokerage LUXE, who has been named the top-earning luxury real estate agent in Oregon by RealTrends The Thousand. Published annually and as reported by Inman, the coveted ranking celebrates the top real estate professionals in the country.

Forbes Global Properties Expands Domestic Presence, Welcoming Moreland Properties, Austin’s Leading Boutique Residential Brokerage

July 19, 2022: Founded in 1986 by respected veteran agent Emily Moreland, Moreland Properties is Greater Austin’s leading boutique brokerage where it will exclusively represent the Forbes Global Properties brand.

Forbes Global Properties Expands into Scandinavia, Welcoming Shaza Luxury Real Estate to its International Property Network

July 11, 2022: Headquartered in Stockholm, Shaza Luxury Real Estate specializes in providing discreet property sales and marketing services to a discerning audience of high-net-worth home buyers and sellers.

Forbes Global Properties Continues Global Expansion, Welcoming Mexico’s 2Seas Los Cabos

June 28, 2022: 2Seas Los Cabos was founded in 2016 by respected industry veteran Ramiro Palenque Bullrich who draws from a background in architecture and real estate development to help clients navigate and maximize opportunities in Baja California’s luxury residential real estate and development markets.

Forbes Global Properties Expands in the Tri-State Region, Welcoming Connecticut’s The Higgins Group Private Brokerage

June 23, 2022: Established in 1997, The Higgins Group Private Brokerage of more than 450 premier real estate advisors will exclusively represent Forbes Global Properties across Fairfield and New Haven Counties in Connecticut.

Forbes Global Properties Continues Global Expansion, Welcoming Italy’s Building Heritage

April 11, 2022: A respected independent brokerage led by industry veteran Cinzia Romanelli, Building Heritage excels in the residential sale and investment sectors with an acute focus on historical properties that exemplify the Italian luxury lifestyle. Learn more about Building Heritage.

Forbes Global Properties Welcomes Sacramento’s GUIDE Real Estate

April 8, 2022: Nationally recognized within the top 1.5% of brokerages by Real Trends Nation’s Best, GUIDE will exclusively represent the brand throughout the Greater Sacramento area. Meet GUIDE Real Estate.

Forbes Global Properties Expands Across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast, Welcoming Long & Foster Real Estate to its International Luxury Property Network

April 1, 2022: Long & Foster will exclusively represent Forbes Global Properties in the Washington metropolitan region—including the District of Columbia and parts of the states of Maryland and Virginia—and will tap into the Forbes Global Properties network and services throughout its operations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Learn more about Long & Foster.

Forbes Global Properties Expands to Michigan, Welcoming Autograph to its Far-Reaching Property Network

April 1, 2022: With a flagship office in Traverse City and offices strategically located throughout Michigan, Autograph is a recognized leader in both residential and commercial real estate. Learn more about Autograph.

Forbes Global Properties Expands to Massachusetts, Welcoming Bassick Real Estate Advisors to its International Luxury Property Network

March 31, 2022: Bassick Real Estate Advisors’ team of professionals specialize in luxury properties throughout the Greater Boston, Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, the North & South Shore, and The Berkshires markets. Learn more about Bassick Real Estate Advisors.

Forbes Global Properties Expands to New Zealand, Welcoming PQ Property Intelligence to its International Property Network

March 17, 2022: Led by industry veteran Anthony Morsinkhof, the boutique firm provides comprehensive residential real estate services to buyers and sellers throughout New Zealand and the Cook Islands. Learn more about PQ Property Intelligence.

Forbes Global Properties Expands to The Bahamas, Welcoming MAISON Bahamas to its International Luxury Property Network

February 28, 2022: Founded and led by local real estate experts Ryan Knowles and Rhonda Waton, MAISON Bahamas has been appointed as the exclusive Forbes Global Properties member in The Bahamas. Learn more about MAISON Bahamas.

Forbes Global Properties Continues National Expansion, Welcoming Baker & Co.

January 17, 2022: Baker & Co. is a full-service boutique firm that caters to the unique needs of discerning clients and is a prominent competitor in the Houston luxury real estate market. Meet the Baker & Co. team.

Forbes Global Properties Continues National Expansion, Welcoming The Ivan Sher Group

January 10, 2022: Specializing in high valued properties, the firm’s dynamic team of industry leaders provides comprehensive real estate services throughout the greater Las Vegas area. Learn more about The Ivan Sher Group.

Forbes Global Properties Begins 2022 With Continued National Expansion, Welcoming LUXE in Oregon

January 3, 2022: Specializing in a wide range of prestigious properties, the firm’s accomplished team of industry leaders provides comprehensive real estate services to buyers and sellers throughout Oregon. Learn more about LUXE.

Forbes Global Properties Reveals Timely Luxury Trends in 2021 International Real Estate Report

December 16, 2021: Coinciding with the organization’s first anniversary, the Year-End Market Perspective draws from the transactions and expertise of more than 2,400 leading luxury property experts across 11 countries. Download the report.

Forbes Global Properties Continues Global Expansion, Welcoming Singapore’s Brilliance Capital

October 27, 2021: Brilliance Capital is a full-service real estate agency that assists and advises ultra-high net worth individuals, local and foreign family offices, as well as property developers, publicly listed companies, and local and overseas private funds on the purchase and sale of real estate assets. Learn more about Brilliance Capital.

Forbes Global Properties Expands its Reach in Colorado with the Addition of Telluride Real Estate Corp. to its Network 

September 22, 2021: With offices in Telluride and Mountain Village, Telluride Real Estate Corp. is one of the most established real estate brokerages in the region. Learn more about Telluride Real Estate Corp.

Forbes Global Properties Expands its Reach to Arizona with the Addition of RETSY to its Luxury Real Estate Network

September 21, 2021: RETSY is the first firm to be awarded membership in Arizona and will exclusively represent the brand across the Phoenix metro area including luxury hotspots Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. Learn more about RETSY.

Forbes Global Properties Enters the United Arab Emirates with the Addition of Dubai-based Driven Properties to its Network

September 20, 2021: The award-winning firm is the first brokerage to be awarded Forbes Global Properties membership in the Middle East. Learn more about Driven Properties.

Forbes Global Properties Expands its Reach in California with the Addition of Christie Realty Group to its Real Estate Network

August 4, 2021: With more than 30 years of experience in luxury property sales, Christie Realty Group has been selected to represent the brand in burgeoning Ventura County. Learn more about Christie Realty Group

Forbes Global Properties Launches in Canada with the Addition of Barry Cohen Homes to its Luxury Real Estate Network

July 9, 2021: The Toronto-based residential real estate firm joins as the network’s preferred partner for the Greater Toronto Area and Ontario cottage country as luxury housing sales soar. Learn more about Barry Cohen Homes.

Barker Realty Joins the Forbes Global Properties Luxury Real Estate Membership Network

June 15, 2021: For more than 55 years, Barker Realty has been a cornerstone of the Santa Fe community. The Santa Fe-based residential real estate firm has been selected to join Forbes Global Properties and will exclusively represent the Northern New Mexico area. Learn more about Barker Realty.

Forbes Global Properties Welcomes CDR San Miguel to its Luxury Real Estate Membership Network

April 27, 2021: Founded in 2009, CDR San Miguel is an award-winning residential brokerage with a stellar reputation throughout the community and industry. The firm will be the exclusive Forbes Global Properties representative in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Learn more about CDR San Miguel.

Dale Sorenson Real Estate Joins the Forbes Global Properties Luxury Real Estate Network

April 15, 2021: The Florida-based residential real estate firm will be the exclusive representative for the Indian River County, Brevard County and St. Lucie County areas. Learn more about Dale Sorenson Real Estate.

Forbes Global Properties Welcomes National Parks Realty to its Luxury Real Estate Membership Network

April 7, 2021: Founded in 2003, the Northwest Montana-based residential real estate firm will be the exclusive representative of Forbes Global Properties across the state of Montana. Learn more about National Parks Realty.

Hawai‘i Life Joins Forbes Global Properties As Founding Member

February 7, 2021: Hawai’i Life Real Estate Brokers will exclusively represent Forbes Global Properties across the state of Hawai’i. As a founding member, Hawai‘i Life holds an ownership stake in the global real estate network, in addition to a seat on the Forbes Global Properties Board of Directors. Learn more about Hawai’i Life.


Media Highlights Featuring Forbes Global Properties and Our Exclusive Members

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December 2021
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December 2020


July 2022

July 5, 2022
The Sun
Grace Bay Realty Brings Forbes To The Jurisdiction, Condensing The Globe To A Local Community


June 2022

June 25, 2022
Real Estate Weekly
Forbes Global Properties is proud to welcome The Higgins Group Private Brokerage

June 8, 2022
Robb Report
This $4 Million Rustic-Chic French Estate Is Surrounded by the Pyrénées Mountains

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Groupe Mercure


April 2022

April 19, 2022
Mansion Global
100-Year-Old New Zealand Mansion Lists for NZ$9 Million

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member PQ Property Intelligence

April 17, 2022
CityBiz
Forbes Global Properties Continues Global Expansion, Welcoming Italy’s Building Heritage

April 16, 2022
Mansion Global
The Listings of the Week: A New York Manor With a Golf Course, a Photographer’s Home in Los Angeles and More

April 14, 2022
Haute Residence
LUXE Forbes Global Properties Presents A Gorgeous Mediterranean-Style Home In West Linn

April 13, 2022
Haute Residence
LUXE Forbes Global Properties Presents An Extraordinary Villa Superieure In Portland

April 13, 2022
CityBiz
Forbes Global Properties Welcomes GUIDE Real Estate

April 12, 2022
Mann Publications
Forbes Global Properties Continues Global Expansion, Welcoming Italy’s Building Heritage

April 11, 2022
Real Estate Weekly
Forbes Global Properties Welcomes GUIDE Real Estate

April 11, 2022
Mansion Global
Listing of the Day: In Mexico’s San Miguel de Allende, a Turnkey Residence Offers Modern Amenities With Traditional Artistry

April 11, 2022
Real Estate Weekly
Forbes Global Properties Welcomes GUIDE Real Estate

April 7, 2022
CityBiz
Long & Foster Joins Forbes Global Properties, Marking Expansion Across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

April 6, 2022
Boston Agent Magazine
Forbes Global Properties expands into Massachusetts

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Bassick Real Estate Advisors

April 6, 2022
Mann Publications
Forbes Global Properties Expands to Michigan, Welcoming Autograph to its Far-Reaching Property Network

April 4, 2022
CityBiz
Autograph Joins Forbes Global Properties Marking Expansion into Michigan

April 1, 2022
Boston Real Estate Times
Forbes Global Properties expands to Massachusetts

April 1, 2022
CityBiz
Bassick Real Estate Advisors Joins Forbes Global Properties Marking Expansion into Massachusetts

April 1, 2022
Inman
Long & Foster joins the Forbes Global Properties network


March 2022

March 25, 2022
Wall Street Journal
Market Makers: Montecito Home Once Owned by Suzy Parker Gets a Full Restoration and a $19.995 Million Price Tag

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Riskin Properties/Village Properties

March 17, 2022
Mann Report
Forbes Global Properties Expands to New Zealand, Welcoming PQ Property Intelligence to its International Property Network

March 17, 2022
CityBiz
Forbes Global Properties Expands to New Zealand

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member PQ Property Intelligence

March 15, 2022
Mansion Global
Mansion Global Daily: Freezing Assets of Russian Oligarchs Likely to Have Little Impact on Top Real Estate Markets, Canada’s Home Prices Hit a Record High, and More

March 15, 2022
Mansion Global
Listing of the Day: A 1,400-Acre Colorado Ranch Director Oliver Stone Developed

March 14, 2022
CL Tampa
Tony Montana’s fictional ‘Scarface’ Florida mansion is now for sale

March 14, 2022
Nine.com.au
Tony Montana’s mansion from ‘Scarface’ lists in LA

March 11, 2022
Orlando Weekly
The fictionally Floridian mansion of Tony Montana in ‘Scarface’ is on the market for $40M

March 11, 2022
Realtor.com
‘Scarface’ Mansion in Montecito Now on the Market for $39.9M

March 10, 2022
The Charlotte Observer
Tony Montana’s mansion from ‘Scarface’ lists in California for $40M. Take a look

March 8, 2022
Nassau Tribune
Realtors Hope ‘Best Year Ever’ Continues Into 2022

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member MAISON Bahamas

March 7, 2022
Inman
Say hello to the not-so-little ‘Scarface’ mansion, seeking $40M

March 5, 2022
The Real Deal
California mansion featured in “Scarface” hits market for $40M

March 4, 2022
Mansion Global
Private Properties: ‘Scarface’ House in California Lists for $39.995 Million

March 4, 2022
Wall Street Journal
Private Properties: ‘Scarface’ House in California Lists for $39.995 Million

March 3, 2022
Eyewitness News, Bahamas
Forbes Global Properties expands to Bahamas, welcoming MAISON Bahamas to int’l luxury property network
— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member MAISON Bahamas

March 1, 2022
Caribbean Magazine Plus
Forbes Global Properties Expands to The Bahamas: Welcoming MAISON Bahamas to its International Luxury Property Network
— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member MAISON Bahamas


February 2022

February 28, 2022
City Biz
Forbes Global Properties Expands to The Bahamas

February 28, 2022
Bahamas Local
Forbes Global Properties Expands to The Bahamas, Welcoming MAISON Bahamas to its International Luxury Property Network

February 25, 2022
Real Estate Weekly
Mourning the loss of 50-year real estate leader Jeff Hyland

February 25, 2022
Wall Street Journal
Broker Sold Top-End Homes and Knew Their Secrets

February 24, 2022
Architectural Digest
11 Pieces of Real Estate Whose Luxe Amenities Are Worth the High Price Tag
— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Barry Cohen Homes in Toronto

February 22, 2022
Mansion Global
Your Extended Family—Plus Their Friends—Can Pile Into This Furnished Five-Level House in Vail, Colorado
— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate

February 20, 2022
The Week
6 cozy homes in Colorado ski country
— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate

February 13, 2022
Mansion Global
Leave the Fuss in Malibu—Five Stunning, Low-Key Coastal Alternatives
— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Village Properties


January 2022

January 22, 2022
Robb Report
This $4.5 Million Denver Penthouse Comes With a Yoga Studio and Rock-Climbing Wall

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate

January 19, 2022
CityBiz
Baker & Co. Named the Exclusive Representative of Forbes Global Properties in Greater Houston Area

January 18, 2022
Houston Agent Magazine
Forbes Global Properties expands into Houston in deal with Baker & Co.

January 16, 2022
The Week
6 rustic homes in Montana

— Featuring Forbes Global Properties member National Parks Realty

January 11, 2022
Pamplin Media Group
Forbes Global Properties begins 2022 with continued national expansion, welcoming LUXE in Oregon

January 11, 2022
Mann Residential
Forbes Global Properties Continues National Expansion, Welcoming The Ivan Sher Group

January 10, 2022
Bloomberg Radio
Bonnie Stone Sellers, co-Founder of Forbes Global Properties, spoke with Bloomberg Radio about a Forbes Global Properties report which found that many properties that were considered second/vacation homes are now being used for primary home purposes.

January 6, 2022
Financial Times
Hot property: five homes with film connections
 (subscription required)

January 5, 2022
Nasdaq TradeTalks

January 3, 2022
CityBiz
Forbes Global Properties Begins 2022 With Continued National Expansion, Welcoming LUXE in Oregon

January 3, 2022
Portland Business Journal
Lake Oswego real estate company drops Christie’s name in favor of Forbes


December 2021

December 29, 2021
Luxury Daily
Lifestyle is replacing location: Forbes Global Properties


September 2021

September 21, 2021
Mann Report
Forbes Global Properties Expands its Reach to Arizona with the Addition of RETSY to its Luxury Real Estate Network

September 21, 2021
City Biz
Forbes Global Properties Expands to Arizona with the Addition of RETSY

September 7, 2021
Architectural Digest
From Northern Africa to Western Europe, These 6 Swanky Palaces Are For Sale Featuring Forbes Global Properties members Groupe Mercure and Rimontgo

September 2, 2021
Mansion Global
Live Like a Portuguese King at This Enormous Wine-Making PalaceFeaturing Forbes Global Properties member Rimontgo


June 2021

June 19, 2021
Mann Report
Barker Realty becomes member of Forbes Global Properties

June 17, 2021
Santa Fe New Mexican
Barker Realty becomes member of Forbes Global Properties

June 17, 2021
Financial Times
Hot property: five homes for sale in the tropics — Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Hawai’i Life

June, 2021
Cote Magazine
FGP Swiss & Alps: An Entity Dedicated to the Most Extraordinary Properties Across Switzerland and the French Alps (PDF) – Featuring Forbes Global Properties member FGP Swiss & Alps 

June 14, 2021
Le Magazine
Comptoir Immobilier is today inaugurating its subsidiary, FGP Swiss & Alps, exclusively dedicated to exceptional properties in Switzerland and Alpine FranceFeaturing Forbes Global Properties member FGP Swiss & Alps 


May 2021

May 26, 2021
Whitefish Pilot
National Parks Realty joins Forbes group of real estate firmsFeaturing Forbes Global Properties member National Parks Realty 

May 24, 2021
Aspire Magazine
Alex Nerovnya Conceptualizes A Futuristic Compound Overlooking Beverly HillsFeaturing Forbes Global Properties member Hilton & Hyland

May 1, 2021
Mansion Global
Architect Draws up Plans for Futuristic Megamansion on Paul Allen’s Former 121-Acre Beverly Hills PropertyFeaturing Forbes Global Properties member Hilton & Hyland


April 2021

April 12, 2021
Inman
How software helped this brand launch a luxury marketplace (subscription required) 

April 11, 2021
The Week Magazine
6 cozy homes in the mountainsFeaturing Forbes Global Properties member National Parks Realty 

April 11, 2021
Daily Inter Lake
Flathead Business newsmakers: National Parks Realty has joined Forbes Global Properties

April Issue, 2021
Fashion Mannuscript
Tony Duran Presents: The Enchanted Hill — Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Hilton & Hyland 


March 2021

March 20, 2021
The Week
6 self-sufficient homes — Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Hawai’i Life

March 9, 2021
The Week
6 gorgeous homes off the mainland — Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Hawai’i Life


February 2021

February/March, 2021
Agefi Immo
TAPIS ROUGE! (PDF, French) — Featuring Forbes Global Properties member Comptoir Immobilier

February 24, 2021
Off The Mrkt
Wake Up to a World-Class View: Forbes Global Properties

February 8, 2021
Inman News
Hawai’i Life joins invite-only network Forbes Global Properties (subscription required)

February 4, 2021
Luxury Daily
Hollywood legacy inspires unique real estate campaign (subscription required)


January 2021

January 4, 2021
CityBiz List
Village Properties Joins Forbes Global Properties


December 2020

December 31, 2020
Inman News
Alex Lange leaves Upstream to head up Forbes Global Properties (subscription required)

December 28, 2020
CNBC: ‘The Exchange’ Hosted by Kelly Evans
Luxury real estate market remains strong despite Covid-19 turmoil, says real estate expert Jeff Hyland

December 24, 2020
Bloomberg Radio: Hosted by Paul Sweeney and Vonnie Quinn
Forbes Global Properties Co-Founders Bonnie Stone Sellers and Jeff Hyland discuss the outlook for global luxury real estate

December 22, 2020
Elite Agent
Forbes launches prestige property portal

December 21, 2020
Tout l’Immobilier
Le Comptoir Immobilier rayonne à l’international dans le secteur du luxe

December 18, 2020
Beverly Hills Courier
New Platform for Luxury Real Estate in Beverly Hills

December 16, 2020
Le Monde Economique
The Comptoir Immobilier Group and its Prestige Division Announce the Launch of the Latest Platform and New Network Dedicated to Real Estate

December 16, 2020
Fox Business
Forbes launching ‘Zillow’ for luxury home listings

December 15, 2020
HousingWire
Forbes launches luxury home listing marketplace

December 14, 2020
Los Angeles Times
A Zillow for the uber-rich? Luxury real estate veteran Jeff Hyland thinks he can sell it

December 14, 2020
Media Post
‘Forbes’ Launches Real Estate Platform For Luxury Properties

December 14, 2020
Sydney Morning Herald/Domain
Forbes enters Australia’s luxury property market with new game-changing model

December 14, 2020
Property Report
Forbes Global Properties to remodel Australia’s luxury property market

December 14, 2020
The Real Deal
Forbes launches worldwide luxury listings platform

December 11, 2020
Bloomberg TV—Bloomberg Markets: Americas
Interview with Forbes Global Properties Chair and Co-Founder, Bonnie Stone Sellers

December 11, 2020
PrimeResi
Forbes launches invitation-only international luxury property portal

December 11, 2020

Luxury Daily
Forbes launches luxury real estate portal

December 10, 2020
Vail Daily
Vail Valley’s Slifer Smith & Frampton part of new global brand

December 10, 2020
PR Newswire
Forbes Global Properties — A New Luxury Real Estate Consumer Marketplace And Membership Network, Backed By The World’s Most Recognizable Business Media Brand — Launches Today

December 10, 2020
Yahoo! Finance
New Zillow-like platform for properties over $2 million debuts