Vivium Holding acquires VIVA Sotheby’s International Realty in Spain


Dubai, United Arab Emirates – VIVIUM Holding, a family office, investment firm, and strategic  partner of Luxhabitat Sotheby’s International Realty, set its sight on a new milestone – the acquisition of  VIVA Sotheby’s International Realty in Spain. The news follows the company’s establishment of Saudi  Arabia Sotheby’s International Realty in the Middle East and the acquisition of United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty. 

VIVA Sotheby’s International Realty in Spain currently possesses seven offices in Puerto d’Andratx,  Madrid, Costa Blanca, Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza, Formentera. Timed to the acquisition, VIVA Sotheby’s  International Realty added Andalusia to its service regions, with plans for future expansion. 

The acquisition marks VIVIUM Holding’s first foray into the European brokerage and advisory sector with  Sotheby’s International Realty and further positions the company for continued growth with plans to encompass offices in fourteen key regional cities across the Spanish market within the next five years.  The company will also focus on strengthening partnerships with key local luxury developers and  attracting talent to help lead the company to better serve its clients and clients’ investment assets. 

Elie Khouri, founder and CEO of VIVIUM Holding says: “Acquiring VIVA Sotheby’s International Realty is a  strategic move for us within our luxury residential and hospitality business. By expanding into new  territories, we gain a strong advantage, strengthening our presence and capabilities in the industry. This acquisition seamlessly complements our existing portfolio, enhancing our ability to deliver exceptional  value on a global scale and reinforces our commitment to excellence, and solidifying VIVA Sotheby’s International Realty’s position as a leader in luxury and lifestyle services in Spain.” 

Philip White, president and CEO of Sotheby’s International Realty, says: “According to Instituto Nacional  de Estadistica (INE), Spain is seeing increased demand, and in 2022 home sales saw an increase of 14.7%.  Spain remains a favored destination for both investors and businesses. We’re also seeing second home  buyers, including Americans, flock to the area due to the country’s favorable conversion rates, climate,  proximity to coastal locations, and lifestyle offerings. We look forward to supporting Elie and his team as  they serve the Spanish luxury real estate market and wish them continued success in their strategic  growth.” 

With the addition of VIVA Sotheby’s International Realty to its portfolio, VIVIUM Holding now boasts an  unprecedented four territories under its umbrella, providing clients with even greater access to the  most exquisite homes in the EMEA region. The move also signifies a critical step towards the company’s regional and global expansion, reinforcing VIVIUM Holding’s position as a dominant force in the luxury  real estate market. 

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VIVIUM Holding is a Single-Family Offices, founded by Elie Khouri in 2017, with a focus on alternative  investing. The company is headquartered in ICD Brookfield, located in the heart of the Dubai  International Financial Centre (DIFC). VIVIUM Holding’s mission is to “invest in talent, ideas, and build  brands, to leave a meaningful generational impact”. VIVIUM Holding’s distinctive investment  philosophy, global network and diverse interests have shaped the company’s portfolio of curated  investments in the areas of luxury residential and hospitality, technology and passion investments  including art and design.