Across the Globe, We Have You Covered
The art of selling distinct, luxury residences requires a host of crucial skills including: marketable talent, collaborative professionals and the right connections. At Teles International, an exclusive division of Teles Properties, we offer all of this and more, with our singular international network.
“Teles International’s contacts and affiliations afford us a significant advantage over other companies that offer an illusory approach to international real estate,” says Peter Loewy, Chairman and CEO of Teles Properties. “Our international customers are high-net-worth individuals keen on investing in U.S. properties. They often purchase private residences in areas where they buy or own other properties, and Southern California is a favorite destination. With offices in Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Pasadena and Newport Beach, Teles provides the ideal liaison between luxury-home sellers and buyers.”
Esteemed International Advisory Board
Teles has formed an International Advisory Board that guides our vision and enables connectivity around the world. It is comprised of international bankers, world-class attorneys, immigration officers, hospitality professionals, private equity groups and venture capital experts, real estate tycoons, celebrities and government officials. Teles International has the key connections necessary to source and execute transactions smoothly across all borders.
Friends in High Places
Teles Chief Executive Officer Peter Loewy is a partner with the highly respected global law firm of Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy, LLC, which has offices in 35 locations across North and Latin America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Loewy’s association with the firm provides Teles with a tremendous springboard in marketing properties to individuals and corporations investing in the U.S. He has been working in the international sector for over 30 years with professional contacts traversing the globe.
Teles Chief Operating Officer Sharran Srivatsaa brings a wealth of international business connections to Teles International. Before joining Teles, Srivatsaa was an investment banker with Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs, where he worked closely with clients in Switzerland, Luxemburg, Liechtenstein, Belarus, and Russia. A native of India, Srivatsaa developed numerous business relationships throughout the Middle East and South Asia. His enviable business network ranges from successful entrepreneurs and real estate moguls to top investment bankers and seasoned private equity professionals across the Middle East and Asia.
Teles President and Broker of Record Peter Hernandez oversees branch management, marketing, brokerage and transactional management. He has worked as a top producing agent with many international clients over his 20 year sales career prior to entering management. Recently, Peter served as President and COO for Coldwell Banker in Orange County where he managed 17 offices and was involved in a myriad of transactions across the globe.
International Broker Network
Our broker affiliates are members of an exclusive alliance compromised of 3,867 offices worldwide (as of 9/30/15). They are a carefully selected group of brokers representing the best in class nationally and internationally. These brokers have earned the respect of their colleagues, clients and associates by providing superior service in transactions of luxury properties worldwide. Some of the countries in our network include: Canada, United States, Mexico, Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Russia, United Kingdon, France, Spain, U.A.E., Korea, China, Japan
Exclusive Proprietary Databases
Teles International maintains strategic relationships with a host of global actors including: international law firms, asset managers, real estate trust managers, global investment banks, foreign advocates, barristers, international accounting firms, notaires, architects, embassy and consular officers, and global relocation companies. These invaluable connections make it easy to expose luxury real estate listings to the right people in the right places. In addition, special affiliations with several private high-net-worth banking groups have been created to specifically display our properties before they reach the market.
To introduce Teles’ premium listings to the best selection of prospective buyers, we partner with international firms to market to individuals in the Far and Middle East and South America. These international firms are authorized by the U.S. government to utilize a specific immigration program that specializes in obtaining visas for affluent individuals who desire Southern California residency. Teles Properties also arranges real estate tours with international partners who represent affluent foreign investors interested in purchasing California real estate.
International Web & Print Exposure
Teles International offers strategic placement in the most viewed international real estate websites with state-of-the-art technology that markets each property in a variety of languages, maximizing SEO in foreign markets. Our international marketing strategy also includes essential placement in the most highly read print publications in the world.
How Teles International Soars Above the Competition
Teles International’s operating platform is built for direct communication with high-net-worth buyers, multinational corporations and their advisors and offers seamless global transaction coordination with a robust technology infrastructure including: property management, funding and escrow oversight, and holistic compliance monitoring. Our industry-leading agents are trained in international customs to properly facilitate real estate transactions. Together, they represent a multitude of languages and an understanding of diverse cultures. By incorporating the most advanced technology into elegant, efficient and customized marketing packages our luxury properties gain the necessary access to their target markets, regardless of how broad or narrow they may be.