Sotheby’s International Realty opens brand’s first office in Ukraine



The luxury market in Ukraine is experiencing gradual growth and retains its share of high-net-worth individuals. The post-soviet country offers diverse cultural influences, popular summer destinations, a rich heritage, and now the first Sotheby’s International Realty affiliated office.

Sotheby’s International Realty Opens First Office in Ukraine.

Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates announced that InRealtyOU is the newest member of its global network and will now operate as Ukraine Sotheby’s International Realty.

Ukraine Sotheby’s International Realty is owned and operated by Zans Launags and will serve the luxury residential real estate market in Kyiv, Odessa and Lviv. The company’s office will be headquartered in Kyiv.

Sotheby’s International Realty was founded in 1976 as a real estate service for discerning clients of Sotheby’s auction house. Today, the company’s global footprint spans 1,000 offices located in 70 countries and territories worldwide, including 44 company-owned brokerage offices in key metropolitan and resort markets.

“We are committed to offering the highest level of personal service and professional representation to each and every listing,” said Launags. “Our company consists of real estate professionals and creative young minds that possess a combined experience of more than 10 years. Our affiliation with Sotheby’s International Realty enables us to build on our mission to offer the best international experience and global influence to our clients.”

The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 23,000 affiliated independent sales associates located in 1,000 offices in 70 countries and territories worldwide. In 2019, the brand achieved a record global sales volume of $114 billion USD. Ukraine Sotheby’s International Realty listings are marketed on the global website. In addition to the referral opportunities and widened exposure generated from this source, the firm’s brokers and clients will benefit from an association with the Sotheby’s auction house and worldwide Sotheby’s International Realty marketing programs. Each office is independently owned and operated.