Christie’s International Real Estate, the world’s leading luxury real estate network, awarded Coachella Valley-based HK Lane with its prestigious Affiliate-of-the-Year Award in the Medium Market Category for 2013 at a special breakfast meeting at Toscana Country Club. Zack Wright of Christie’s International Real Estate attended the meeting to make the presentation to Harvey Katofsky, President and CEO of HK Lane. The real estate brokerage — a member of the Christie’s International Real Estate network of 139 affiliates — was anointed with the honor at the Global Annual Leadership Conference in Barcelona, Spain.
The Affiliate-of-the-Year Awards recognize excellence in branding and marketing throughout the Christie’s International Real Estate network, as well as innovation and leadership. Top brokerages are selected in the small (population less than 275,000), medium (population between 275,000 and 1,750,000), and large (population over 1,750,000) markets categories.
Harvey Katofsky, President and CEO of HK Lane Real Estate stated, “I am extremely proud and honored to have won this prestigious award. I am truly blessed to employ such wonderful staff and agents who now share this tribute with me.” Katofsky added, “Our partnership with Christie’s has established HK Lane as the major force in the desert’s luxury market. We will continue to uphold the wonderful reputation that Christie’s has bestowed upon us.”
Operating out of Coachella Valley, California, HK Lane caters to buyers and sellers of luxury real estate across prominent areas including Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, Indian Wells and La Quinta. Locally owned and managed, HK Lane prides itself on a 35-year history in an extremely competitive market.
Photography by Gregg Felsen