Andrew Carros, the chief operating officer of Engel & Völkers Vancouver, has been involved in the real estate industry for almost 20 years. Being raised in the real estate industry, alongside his father Greg Carros, has allowed Andrew to acquire a vast and unique knowledge of the industry today. Together both Andrew and Greg created the Carros group. Presently, Andrew oversees three office locations within the Vancouver area, with approximately 100 real estate advisors.
On a day to day basis you can find Andrew in the Engel and Völkers Yaletown office, holding seminars, coaching, guiding, and counselling both newer and more experienced advisors. Andrew's success comes from effective communication skills and allowing to put himself in the other individual’s shoes. Whether that's remembering what it was like to be starting out as a new agent in the industry or providing insight from his days as an award winning real estate advisor. Andrews' strong work ethic within his coaching and managing efforts has led his team of real estate advisors to win top 3 producing shops for over the past five years within the Engel & Völkers Americas Network. Engel & Völkers Vancouver also won the prestigious EV Cup in 2018, which is awarded to the top shop for culture and environment within the Engel & Völkers Network.
Andrew genuinely enjoys providing his advisors with an educational foundation that can be used at any stage in their career. Insightful stories of his past, dealing with finding a healthy work life balance, teaching effective communication, negotiation tactics, and professional competence are some of the topics Andrew provides his expertise on. Over the years, Andrew has created an incredible culture in his offices where real estate advisors can openly go to him for advice, friendship, and guidance. Each real estate advisor notices and appreciates the value of being apart of the Engel and Völkers family. From the second a client or advisor walks into the Engel & Völkers office they know they are dealing with an elegant, pristine, and savvy group of individuals. Andrews real estate philosophy is based on the three main values at Engel & Völkers which holds a focus on passion, exclusivity, and competence. Andrews strengths are effective communication, negotiation, problem solving, collaboration, innovation and respect for the professionalism it requires to be a great real estate advisor.