Thompson Estates received the ultimate industry accolade by being crowned as the winner of Best small agency South West at the 2009 Estate Agency of the Year Awards in association with The Sunday Times.
The event in its sixth year, was supported for the first time by The Sunday Times and is widely recognised as the most important in the industry calendar. The sold out event attracted agents representing over 4,000 branches nationwide and in a sign of improving times for the market, this year received a record number of award entries.
Thompson Estates were delighted to receive the award. Director, Margaret Thompson commenting: “This is recognition for the fantastic work carried out by every member of the Thompson Estates team. Commitment to best practice and excellence are even more important at times like this as Island buyers and sellers want to ensure that they are dealing with the best professionals.”
The judges report highlighted the particular qualities of Thompson Estates stating, “In a very short time, this Jersey based agency has achieved fantastic business growth through expert knowledge of the island, innovative marketing and state of the art office facilities. They have managed to increase their market share from their closest competitor, a long established agent. A ‘hot desk’ arrangement enables the most motivated negotiators to be in the front line.
Closely involved with local charities and initiatives, Thompson Estates are the agency to watch!