David Clinton, franchise owner of Martin & Co Sutton Coldfield, is celebrating the acquisition of the property portfolio local independent lettings business First Choice Property from Neil Parker.
Working together David and Neil are looking at successfully developing the specialist aspects of their business's. Martin & Co. specialists in Lettings and Investment and First Choice focusing on Sales, Mortgages. This strategic partnership heralds a new approach for both companies and will help deliver key aspects of quality service to their expanding client portfolio.
The acquisition of around 40 managed properties marks a successful expansion for franchise owner David Clinton who opened the business in 2009 along with his son Andrew Clinton.
“When the opportunity to acquire this quality business arose we did not hesitate as it was an exact fit with our core business, not only that but Neil's work ethic, level of professionalism and passion for delivering good customer service exactly matched that of ours. It has always been our long-term plan to grow the business both organically and through strategic acquisitions. Our Sutton Coldfield office operates as one of the top letting agents in the area and now with the expansion of our office, we’re able to boast success in the North Birmingham region” said David.
“We have just celebrated our Fourth year with Martin & Co with our office being renewed onto its second 5 year term. In that time we’ve launched from a cold start business, growing to be the leading agent in the area and in 2011 we were voted by our Landlords as one of the top agents in the West Midlands in the ESTAs (Estate and Letting Agent Awards) .” David added, “As a business owner, I think this growth is down to our determination to deliver on promises and provide excellent customer service to landlords and tenants alike. The experience and support of our team has also been pivotal in growing the business and for this I am very grateful!”
Commenting on David's achievements, Ian Wilson, Managing Director at Martin & Co (UK) Ltd said “The Sutton Coldfield office showed much promise in the early days of operating and it was clear to me very early on that David had what it takes to run a successful lettings business; passion and determination. Seeing them expand into their portfolio, was a great achievement and with the addition of this latest acquisition, I see David having even more success in the future as they continue to expand their businesses. I would like to personally congratulate them on their achievements.”
Martin & o. can boast winning titles with the ESTA awards of Best Large Letting Chain in the UK. Following this, Martin & Co. Sutton Coldfield have established a reputation as quality ARLA (Association of Residential Letting Agents) licensed local business.
For a service you can trust and rely on in Coleshill, visit David or Andrew and their team at Martin & Co, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, B72 1QG. Alternatively, call us on 0121 321 6090.