Leading Real Estate Companies of the World and Luxury Portfolio International Extend Coverage in Austria, Costa Rica and Canada

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® and its luxury network Luxury Portfolio International® have expanded the organization’s international coverage with the addition of Avantgarde Properties in Vienna, Austria; Properties in Costa Rica in Puntarenas, Costa Rica; and Bosley Real Estate in Toronto.

Avantgarde Properties (www.avantgardeproperties.com) is a full-service luxury real estate brokerage representing the most exclusive homes, classic apartments, design penthouses, luxury villas and historic estates, as well as high-caliber rental properties in Vienna and its most exclusive surrounding neighborhoods.

Properties in Costa Rica (www.propertiesincostarica.com) is a powerful local brand in Costa Rica, with offices in San Jose, Uvita and Pavones. The company represents an impressive collection of residences, including luxury estates, beach properties, farms and mountain homes, as well as vacation rentals.

Also joining Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® is Bosley Real Estate (www.bosleyrealestate.com), a family-owned company in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with roots dating back to 1928. The firm represents a range of outstanding properties and focuses on professional performance and extensively trained sales representatives.

The addition of these firms comes after a highly successful recruiting year in 2013, when Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® welcomed 39 new members in North America, Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean and the South Pacific. Luxury Portfolio International® added 33 members and 10 luxury developments worldwide.

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (www.LeadingRE.com) is a collection of over 500 leading residential real estate firms, represented by 4,000 offices and 120,000 associates in more than 40 countries. LeadingRE provides its affiliates with an extensive range of brokerage services, which include lead generation, cross-market referrals, branding support, online exposure, technology systems, and industry-leading professional development.

Luxury Portfolio is the luxury face of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®. Affiliates of Luxury Portfolio market high-end homes to affluent consumers worldwide through the network’s strategic marketing program, including the award-winning website www.LuxuryPortfolio.com, which markets over 25,000 luxury homes to over three million high-net-worth visitors annually and features a total inventory of available properties totaling over $44 billion.