Photo: Engel & Völkers Oak Bay shop at 2249 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, BC V8R 1G4

Since 1977, Engel & Völkers has linked together the aspirations of discerning individuals around the world, be it in a private or business context. With total passion.



Engel & Völkers is one of the world’s leading service companies specialised in the brokerage of premium residential property, commercial real estate, yachts and aircraft. Based in over 700 locations in total, Engel & Völkers offers both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of services. Consultancy, sales and leasing form the core competences of the staff of more than 9,000 employees. The company is currently operating in over 30 countries on four continents. Intensive training schemes in its in-house real estate academy and the high level of quality assurance governing its systematically structured service provision are key factors that account for the company’s success.

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The property business, like the game of polo, is all about team spirit and dynamism
— Christian Völkers


  • Founded in 1977
  • Operations in over 30 countries on four continents
  • More than 9,000 employees worldwide
  • More than 700 shops
  • Entered into Canada in 2015