Sotheby's International Realty brand gets 6 new offices in Japan

JS International Inc., owner of Japan Sotheby’s International Realty, is converting six locations of a related company, List Co. Ltd., in Tokyo and Kanagawa to operate under the Sotheby’s International Realty brand. The offices will do business as List Sotheby’s International Realty.

Japan Sotheby’s International Realty will continue to operate under that name in Hiroo. JS International CEO Hisashi Kitami and his team focus on luxury homes and apartments and vacation residences.

“When we initially obtained the exclusive rights to the brand for Japan, we were interested in its unique business model and felt the well-coordinated global support and network would be an advantage in helping us expand our real estate business globally with customer confidence,” Kitami said in a statement. “We believe our growth with this brand will allow us to reach high-end customers even more effectively in both domestic and global markets.” Source: