Simon Leadbetter – formerly Knight Frank’s Group Head of Marketing, Communications & Digital and Countrywide’s Group Marketing Director – has joined Keller Williams UK.
Kirsty Finney is now in charge at the NAEA; Angela Davey has taken the helm at the ARLA.
Estate agency founders sign up to run a Rayner Personnel outpost in South West England.
As it marks 25 years in business, Waterfords has snapped up Berkshire-based Sapphire Estate Agents.
An average of 13 sales were agreed per estate agency branch in July, the highest figure recorded since June 2007.
New licensee rolls upper-end estate agency brand into Ceredigion.
Former RSC actor Daniel Woods has joined Savills to head-up the Hackney office.
‘Buyers are entering the market in droves as confidence grows and restrictions continue to ease,’ says London estate agency.
“We have been genuinely surprised by the rate at which the London sales market has picked up since lock-down restrictions were relaxed in May,” says Chestertons chief Guy Gittins, “which culminated in our busiest July for over five years.”
“All the activity we are currently seeing gives us every confidence about the outlook for the Prime Central London property market,” says Dexters. But others are less bullish.
National estate agency Jackson-Stops has created a Suffolk Land & New Homes department, and added a Woking branch to the Surrey network.
Hybrid agency goes onto Swiss bank’s ‘buy’ list…