[San Luis Obispo, CA, May 9, 2022] — Chris Richardson and Lindsey Harn of Richardson Properties joined a select group of luxury property specialists from around the world to attend the annual Christie’s International Real Estate Owners and Masters Conference in Aspen, Colorado, last month. The invitation-only event, hosted by the world’s leading luxury real estate network, took place at Hotel Jerome, with more than 50 owners from more than 15 countries and territories in attendance, including representatives from the United States, France, Thailand, Australia, India, Italy, Turks & Caicos, US Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Portugal, Canada, The Bahamas, Greece, The Netherlands and Saint-Barthelemy.
“This was a fantastic conference and a valuable opportunity to discuss best practices, industry trends and future outlooks with the best in the business,” said Chris Richardson, President of Richardson Properties. “There were so many useful insights and takeaways from top luxury agents, which we’re looking forward to sharing with our team and clients here in SLO.”
“The future of Christie’s International Real Estate has never looked so bright,” said Lindsey Harn, Realtor® at Richardson Properties. “The technology and collaboration being rolled out by the executive team is going to provide incredible value to our buyers and sellers on a local and a global level. Our luxury clients will benefit from the improved relationships, unparalleled marketing resources, increased exposure and more referrals to high networth buyers.”
With influential speakers and working sessions, the conference covered topics including agency growth and profitability, technology innovation and adoption, branding and marketing, and luxury consumer trends. Attendees also took part in tours of Aspen’s most luxurious homes, including a 20,000-square-foot home listed at $75 million.
Speakers included representatives from Christie’s; Alli McCartney, managing director for UBS; Adam Brown, VP of industry for Propy, the first company to process a U.S. real estate transaction as an NFT; REALTrends founder Steve Murray; branding expert Steve McKee; and global real estate tech strategist, Mike DelPrete. Lance Allred, author and the first legally deaf player in the NBA, delivered the keynote.
Following the Owner’s Conference, Christie’s International Real Estate hosted its annual Masters Circle Conference on Thursday, April 7th at the St. Regis Hotel in Aspen. The event was attended by over 80 of the network’s top luxury agents. Featured speakers included personal branding expert Jessica Zweig; Kara Mann, founder of Kara Mann Design; and keynote speaker Amy Purdy, double-leg amputee, three-time Paralympic medalist, actress, model, Dancing With The Stars runner up, and NYT best-selling author.
About Richardson Properties (www.richardsonproperties.com)
As San Luis Obispo County’s leading real estate brokerage, Richardson Properties | Christie’s International Real Estate, provides innovative solutions and superior customer service through a team of dedicated professionals. The team strives to exceed client expectations while positively shaping its local communities.
As an exclusive Luxury Portfolio International® brokerage, member of Leading Companies of the World® and Christie’s International Real Estate affiliate; Richardson Properties offers an incomparable level of service and global visibility under brands that stand for trust, discretion, and excellence.
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About Christie’s International Real Estate
Christie’s International Real Estate has successfully marketed high-value real estate around the world for more than 30 years. Through its invitation-only Affiliate network spanning nearly 50 countries and territories, Christie’s International Real Estate offers incomparable services to a global clientele at the luxury end of the residential property market. Its affiliated brokerages have recorded approximately US$500 billion of real estate transactions over the last five years.