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Global Luxury Real Estate Brand REALM™ 

Manhattan Beach, CA – March 10, 2020 – Strand Hill, the number one independent real estate brokerage house in the South Bay, today announced it has been invited to membership in the world’s premiere luxury real estate membership network.   


REALM Welcomes Strand Hill to Premier Membership  

Elite real estate professionals create strategic connections in service to discerning clients through innovative network


“REALM is truly at the cutting edge of real estate technology – it’s completely different to what’s out there”, says Chris Richardson, President of Strand Hill. “We just started using the platform and it’s already proving to be a valuable resource for our clients.” 

REALM is the luxury real estate technology community that is founded and inspired by leading luxury real estate professionals across the globe to leverage human connections and power agent productivity in the luxury sector through networking and insight. REALM offers members and their clients access to listings, elite global events, experiences and resources such as proprietary content and intelligence with the sole mission of adding unmatched value to the agent relationships. 

“We are honored to welcome Strand Hill to REALM,” says Julie Faupel, REALM Founder.  “The elite REALM membership experience is comprised of the world’s most trusted and respected real estate professionals who apply to the luxury community and are vetted by their peers.”

 REALM began onboarding elite real estate professionals to its unique membership-based global luxury community in 2019 with a strong platform in service to real estate professionals at the highest level.  Members receive access to private listings to share with their clients, elite global events, experiences and resources such as proprietary content and intelligence with the sole mission of adding unmatched value to the agent relationships. REALM is the first membership community in real estate that is brand agnostic to create an unsurpassed experience connecting top agents from various real estate brands in service to their clients. 

Early adopters and collaborators with REALM include real estate professionals and industry leaders from across the U.S. led by agents from Brown Harris Stevens, Strand Hill Properties, Richardson Properties, Hilton & Hyland, Slifer Smith and Frampton, Landvest and Compass.  Real estate professionals who share Faupel’s industry-changing vision can inquire about REALM membership at to learn more.



REALM is the first-ever collaborative, lifestyle-matching venture in real estate that enables its member-agents to greater productivity and relationship enhancement through the power of data.  REALM connects discerning clientele and their advisors through a patent-pending matching platform and bespoke experiences customized to enhance relationships. REALM uses an “open” platform, which will work with various CRMs to optimize members’ client lists while working in a secure, encrypted environment. To learn more, go to


About Strand Hill (

Strand Hill is a boutique firm comprised of “The Best of the Best” real estate professionals in the South Bay. With offices located in Manhattan Beach and Palos Verdes, its team of real estate professionals are some of the most highly respected and deeply dedicated individuals, with a combined experience in real estate that is exemplary. Collectively selling nearly $1 Billion in residential real estate during 2019, Strand Hill’s vision and commitment to customer service is invaluable to the South Bay’s luxury property market.

As an exclusive Luxury Portfolio International® brokerage and member of Leading Companies of the World®; Strand Hill offers an incomparable level of service and global visibility under brands that stand for trust, discretion, and excellence.


Written By: Lindsey McConaghy, Monde PR




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