Found 35 blog entries about Arizona.

On February 22nd, The Agency offered VIP guests an exclusive first look at three newly unveiled penthouse residences at Scottsdale’s Hotel Valley Ho, a stunningly restored, 1950s hideaway and beloved stomping ground of some of Hollywood’s brightest stars, including Bing Crosby, Tony Curtis and Zsa Zsa Gabor.

As guests approached the famed midcentury modern building, a collection of orange, turquoise and lime McLarens parked outside paid homage to the hotel’s iconic color scheme. Guests were greeted with champagne and ushered down the red carpet for photographs before enjoying tours of the residences and an accompanying rooftop soirée.

Boasting panoramic views of the Valley, the penthouses showcase open, airy floor plans, floor-to-ceiling

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Hot off the press—our first hotlist of the year. Sit back, relax and enjoy the full scoop of properties and personalities making headlines in January.

4130 CALLE ISABELLA, SAN CLEMENTE → Showcasing 13,000 square feet of opulent living space with ocean and sunset views from every major room, it’s no wonder this Mediterranean-style masterpiece in San Clemente’s prestigious Cotton Point Estates caught the eye of Modern Luxury Magazine. Represented by Santiago Arana and named “best manse on the market” in the magazine’s Best of OC feature, the home is set on three acres and boasts seven bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, a 55-foot seaside pool, event lawn, sport court and nine-car garage.

2184 MANDEVILLE CANYON ROAD, BRENTWOOD → Also listed by Santiago, this

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It’s no secret our agents represent some of the world’s most exceptional luxury homes, but among the sweeping views and lust-worthy living spaces are architecturally significant properties that will take your breath away. From Los Angeles to Phoenix, here’s a look at five standout properties with exceptional architectural prowess.


Designed to blend with the curves of the surrounding desert mountain, this iconic masterpiece is known as the “Norman Lykes Home” after its original owners. It’s the last residence designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and one of only fourteen circular homes by the master architect. Represented by Roxanne Johnson, Jack Luciano and Raul Siqueiros, the home’s overlapping concentric circles

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It’s the beginning of a new year, when spirits are high and fitness resolutions are in full swing. From swimming pools and tennis courts to sprawling equestrian properties and beachfront yoga palapas, you’ll have no trouble sticking to your guns with the fitness-centric amenities at these five exceptional listings.


Boasting nearly 4,000 square feet of indoor-outdoor living space, this three-bedroom residence, represented by John Herkenrath, is one of only 23 homes on Caimancito Beach, located on the stunning shores of the Sea of Cortez. Built to extraordinary architectural and design standards, the residence includes a plethora of fitness amenities, both indoor and out, including beachfront yoga palapas, a

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From our six-year anniversary party at a historic estate in Encino to a glitzy masquerade ball at Mr. C Residences in Beverly Hills, The Agency had plenty to celebrate in 2017. With the New Year upon us, we thought we’d take a look back over our favorite events of the year and toast to all the good times had.

THE AGENCY’S 6TH BIRTHDAY PARTY → Our six-year anniversary and annual Labor Day party was one for the books. Agents, family and friends joined founders Mauricio Umansky and Billy Rose on the grounds of a historic estate in Encino for a classic Southern-style picnic, complete with barbeque, mint juleps and old fashioned lawn games—the perfect send off to summer and celebration of another year of growth and innovation in real estate.

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The official debut of the newest floor plan at Envy Residences in Downtown Scottsdale drew well-heeled agents and industry influencers from across Arizona and beyond. The perfect kick-off to the holiday season, the event unveiled the Temptation floor plan, one of several distinct offerings within the exclusive enclave of 89 opulent residences. 

Guests were greeted with champagne in the lobby before riding the elevator to the 5th floor, where agents Raul Siqueiros and Jack Luciano took them on an exclusive tour of the newest model home in the Envy collection. The 2,200-square-foot Temptation residences boast airy, open-concept living, three bedrooms with spa-style ensuite baths and walk-in closets.

Attendees mixed and mingled as they explored the

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The Arizona Biltmore’s most prestigious enclave of luxury homes, Two Biltmore Estates, is nearly 100% sold out—but the finest residence has been saved for last.

Regaled as the ‘jewel in the crown’ of the Arizona Biltmore, Two Biltmore Estates has unveiled the final and most opulent home yet in its exclusive collection of 38 residences. ‘The Wrigley’ is the second home of its kind at Two Biltmore Estates, the first of which sold earlier this fall for a record sales price. The final home in the esteemed collection is a nearly 5,000-square-foot penthouse with panoramic views of the Phoenix skyline and iconic Arizona Biltmore golf course and resort property.

Since debuting its Final Phase in May 2016, the community has seen demand for the last-ever

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Looking to enjoy some well-deserved downtime this Labor Day weekend? How about going behind the doors of a few of the country’s most exquisite homes with The Agency’s own Andrew McDonald on "What’s For Sale? With a View".  The internationally syndicated series, which originally aired on Discovery Network’s Destination America channel, is now streaming on Netflix.  Andrew specializes in luxury properties across Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Newport Beach and the Orange County shore, and was the creator, producer, and host of the show’s Southern California episodes.          

Tune in to Episodes 1, 3 and 5, as Andrew walks his buyers through spectacular properties with phenomenal views.  Whether it’s a family in search of the perfect ocean view estate

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We are excited to announce The Agency has once again been selected among Inc. 5000’s ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. The Inc. 5000 ranks each company based on percentage revenue growth over a three-year time span, and with a rank of 1,525 on a list of 5,000 companies, The Agency has experienced a 264% growth increase in just three years, in addition to grossing $69.9 million in 2016.

Organizers say that the 2017 Inc. 5000 was the most competitive in its 36-year history. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years.

“As a company committed to growth and innovation, we are honored to make The Inc. 5000 for the second

2,011 Views, 0 Comments, The Pocket Listing Service, has launched the first private, national off-market listing forum created exclusively by agents, for agents. Pocket listings, or properties not listed on the MLS, have long been a staple in the industry and a valuable tool for listing and buying agents alike. The new membership-based service provides a secure, searchable online platform where listing agents can streamline and share valuable off-market information, and buying agents can search for properties that cannot be sourced through the MLS or other public, searchable entities.

The service was created by entrepreneur and top producing real estate agent, Christopher Dyson, and launched in partnership with co-founders, Mauricio Umansky, CEO and founder of

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