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With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, we’ve got all things “green” on the mind. From rolling green lawns and world-class botanical gardens at a historic estate in Montecito to a collection of ultra-private villas nestled in one of Mexico’s last remaining beachfront jungles, these seven offerings around the world are worth celebrating.


The first residential project in the United States from the world-renowned MAD Architects, Gardenhouse brings visionary design to Beverly Hills, offering a collection of distinct, contemporary residences. Featuring one of the largest living walls in the country, Gardenhouse is enveloped in a vibrant façade of native plants and succulents, which transform with the seasons,

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A new chapter has unfolded in Lake Tahoe’s storied history as Granite Place, the bold new residential development and first phase of the highly anticipated Boulder Bay Resort in Crystal Bay launches sales.

The first offering of its kind in Lake Tahoe in decades, Granite Place features a limited collection of 18 luxury residences across three buildings, with expansive living areas perfectly conceived for entertaining. The property’s Lake, Mountain and Park buildings include two- to four-bedroom condominiums ranging from 1,641 to 2,718 square feet, and feature sweeping lake views and a sophisticated, contemporary aesthetic. Residents enjoy a host of high-end amenities and services, including on-call 24/7 concierge services, a cutting-edge spa and

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There’s no time like the present to relax, recharge and find some much-needed inner balance—yogi style. From an open-air meditation platform in West Hollywood, California to an ocean-view terrace in Sunny Isles, Florida, these six stunning homes around the world offer the perfect spaces to practice your warrior pose and find your center—in style.


A collection of 25 contemporary residences and amenities on historic Kings Road in West Hollywood, this sleek new residential offering, represented by Don Heller and The Agency Development Group, showcases expansive amenity spaces that capture sweeping views of the Hollywood Hills. Designed with the fitness enthusiast in mind, Fleetwood sliding doors off a

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Offering the ultimate waterfront lifestyle in Fort Lauderdale’s most coveted neighborhood, 353 Sunset has unveiled its final waterfront Penthouse, masterfully designed by the world-renowned Nick Luaces Design. The developer’s fully furnished, turnkey residence features sophisticated, contemporary design, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a magnificent rooftop terrace with sweeping ocean and Sunset Lake views. The Penthouse is the crowning achievement atop the boutique collection of eight waterfront residences, only three of which remain available for sale and ready for immediate occupancy.  

The Penthouse is a uniquely expansive corner residence, offering 4,170 square feet of airy, open-concept design. The great room boasts a chef-caliber, custom

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As our global expansion continues, The Agency’s Annual Report now covers more markets than ever before. In it, you’ll find detailed research and information from all the markets we serve—from Los Angeles to South Florida, Canada to Mexico. We also share our favorite milestones and achievements of 2018, from ranking on Inc. 5000’s list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country (for the third consecutive year!) to topping the industry charts in REAL Trends, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and more.

And, of course, let’s not forget the parties. We are The Agency, after all.

View the full report here.



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The Agency is proud to announce that Co-Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky has been recognized among the most powerful and influential leaders in residential real estate by Swanepoel Power 200 for the second consecutive year.

Launched in 2014, the SP200 is regarded as the definitive ranking of the most influential leaders and executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Each year, the SP200 team invests more than 400 hours analyzing hundreds of bios, annual reports and transaction data to determine its final 200. This year, Mauricio climbed the ranks to #102 (he was previously ranked #118). Together with The Agency’s Co-Founder and President Billy Rose and the founding partners, Mauricio has helped facilitate the company’s growth to

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New headlines for a New Year. With 2019 in full swing, our properties, places and faces continue to make waves and garner their fair share of media attention. From celebrity homes to new resort destinations, enjoy The Agency’s January Hotlist—hot off the press.

BILLY ROSE → The Wall Street Journal called on The Agency Founder and President Billy Rose for his insights in their recent piece, “The Top 10 Upgrades to Sell Your Home for Top Dollar.” Among the most coveted home features in luxury listings are retractable glass walls. “When clients talk about ‘bright,’ they are talking about big windows and sliding glass walls that open to the inside,” Billy explained. Read more about luxury home must-haves here.


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Just two months after announcing our expansion into the South Florida market with our flagship office in Boca Raton, we’re proud to continue our growth in the area with the opening of our second and third locations in Aventura and Coral Gables. The Agency Development Group is also making waves in the Sunshine State, representing three prestigious new development projects in the region.

“We’re thrilled to continue expanding rapidly in South Florida with the addition of our Aventura and Coral Gables locales as well as to represent some of the finest projects in the region,” says Mauricio Umansky, CEO and Founder of The Agency. “South Florida is a coveted market for The Agency, and the insatiable appetite for new development and luxury residential

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What better way to gear up for that glitzy ball drop than with a look at the hot properties and personalities making headlines in December? From a midcentury modern estate with ties to Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra to a Palm Springs abode that comes with a coveted piece of Hollywood memorabilia, we’re closing out 2018 with a bang.

SANTIAGO ARANA → The Agency is dedicated to giving back, and that sentiment certainly isn’t lost on Managing Partner Santiago Arana, who is a proud supporter of Giveback Homes, a community of real estate professionals committed to creating social change by building homes for deserving families around the world. When the organization contacted Santiago and let him know about a family in his native Bolivia desperately

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From the glitz and glam of Miami to the white-sand beaches of Boca Raton; from the breathtaking natural beauty of Everglades National Park to the endless outdoor adventures awaiting on The Keys, South Florida is as rich in culture as it is scenic beauty. With some of the world’s most iconic beaches, lively nightlife, and, of course, covetable real estate to its credit, it was only a matter of time before The Agency made its arrival in South Florida.

“Strategic growth has been a part of The Agency’s plan since our inception in 2011, and we are thrilled to arrive in South Florida,” says Billy Rose, President and Co-Founder of The Agency. “We are confident our philosophy of collaboration, unique culture and branding prowess will prove to be a

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