Independent estate agency lands huge national home sales contract

first_imgHome » News » Agencies & People » Independent estate agency lands huge national home sales contract previous nextAgencies & PeopleIndependent estate agency lands huge national home sales contractDacre, Son & Hartley is to sell properties for largest retirement home charity and set up national network of appointed agents.Nigel Lewis4th December 20200369 Views One of the UK’s leading independent estate agency firms Dacre, Son & Hartley has landed a huge contract to sell retirement homes on behalf of the national largest retirement community charity.Calles Methodist Homes (MHA) it currently operates 70 sites from Scotland to Dorset housing 3,000 people.Dacre, Son & Hartley has been appointed by the 77-year-old charity to market its wide range of homes for sale and to rent and will also be responsible for sourcing and appointing estate agents to handle sales in all other parts of the country that fall outside the company’s Northern heartland.ExpertiseJanice Walker, head of retirement property sales and lettings at MHA, said: “After initially working with Dacre, Son & Hartley to sell several properties in Ilkley, it quickly became apparent that the company had the expertise, knowledge and capability to support MHA.“This comes at a defining time for the market, as demand soars for high quality retirement homes driven in part by the Covid-19 pandemic and people deciding they no longer want to feel alone.Paul Wilson (left), a director at the estate agency, says: “There’s a lot of demand in the market for purpose-built retirement property.“Covid-19 and the resulting lockdowns have encouraged many to consider their future and in particular, where they want to live, which has resulted in a surge of interest from people who don’t want to feel so isolated.”Read more about Dacre, Son & Hartley. methodist homes dacre son hartley December 4, 2020Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021last_img