Company NewsChristie's International Real Estate Strengthens Position in Hawaii with Addition of New Affiliate in Kailua-Kona
Published Tuesday, August 13, 2013 Updated on Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Christie's International Real Estate Strengthens Position in Hawaii with Addition of New Affiliate in Kailua-Kona

Island Resort Property Joins Leading International Network of Real Estate Brokers Specializing in the Marketing and Sale of High-Value Properties

KAILUA-KONA, HAWAIIChristie's International Real Estate, the world's leading luxury real estate network and a subsidiary of Christie’s auction house, has awarded Affiliate status to Island Resort Property, LLC.

A noted luxury marketplace leader in Hawaii, Island Resort Property was established by brokers Edward J. Rapoza, Brandon C. Wood and Frank Schenk, who combined their diverse business backgrounds with mutual community-focused passions to offer clients comprehensive and personalized service, innovative proprietary programs, and the highest standards of trust, integrity and expertise. Island Resort Property will represent the Christie's brand in Kailua-Kona and through the Kohala Coast.

Wholly owned by Christie's, the world's leading art business, Christie's International Real Estate is represented in 46 countries. Island Resort Property joins this carefully selected organization of brokerages with proven records of success in both high-end property sales and exemplary client service.

”Island Resort Property is recognized as a notable luxury real estate leader in Hawaii,” said Zackary Wright, Senior Vice President, Western Regional Manager of Christie’s International Real Estate. “The company’s industry expertise and veracity, coupled with its high standards of quality and outstanding client service, complements Christie’s International Real Estate’s values. It is with great pleasure that I welcome Island Resort Property to our network of exclusive Affiliates.”

“We believe some of the best real estate in the world exists right here in Hawaii,” added Edward J. Rapoza, Principal Broker of Island Resort Property. “And we are proud to present to clients our alignment with this prestigious and powerful, international luxury real estate organization.”

Island Resort Property’s exclusive territory includes an array of premier residential resort communities on the island of Hawaii, offering some of the finest experiences in natural amenities, golf, tennis, spas, and dining. The established communities boast first-rate services and an unparalleled sense of community.

For additional information about Christie’s International Real Estate, please contact Michael Sherman at +1 212 974 4585, or visit For further information on Island Resort Property, LLC and its listings, call +1 808 329 7170 or visit


About Christie’s International Real Estate

Christie’s International Real Estate is an invitation-only Affiliate network composed of the world’s most proven and qualified real estate specialists in the luxury residential sector. The company has offices in London, New York, Hong Kong, Beverly Hills, Chicago, and Palm Beach, and approximately 134 global Affiliates with 25,000 real estate professionals in 46 countries. For additional information about Christie’s International Real Estate, please visit


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