Agent’s is a double
FOR the second year running independent estate agent Ryder & Dutton has scooped success at The Negotiator Awards 2015.
The prestigious, annual awards ceremony, which was held this year at The London Hilton on Park Lane, celebrates the very best estate agencies, lettings agencies, auctioneers and property industry suppliers from across the UK.
The glittering event was sponsored by the Property Software Group and hosted by Alistair McGowan, who presented 33 awards with the help of Grant Leonard from The Negotiator and an array of other award sponsors.
Ryder & Dutton was shortlisted for two categories judged by 18 leading industry specialists: North West Agency of the Year and Large Estate Agency of the Year.
The estate and lettings agency, valuers, auctioneers and property management specialist was voted Best Agency in the North West.
The judges comments included: “Highly innovative, refreshing, open minded and pushing every boundary.”
Ryder & Dutton went on to win the main award of the evening as they were crowned Large Estate Agency of the Year 2015 retaining their title from 2014.
The judges said: “An independent agency that stands at the forefront of estate agency technology while understanding the need for high quality customer care.”
The Directors of Ryder & Dutton said: “This is an outstanding achievement; to be recognised two years running is an incredible accolade.
“It is a great honour that we can bring the national title of Large Estate Agency of the Year back to the north. It recognises the hard work, dedication and combined effort of everyone within our organisation whom we are all extremely proud of.”
Ryder & Dutton has also scooped Relocation Agent Network’s prestigious Best Agent North West Regional Award 2015 at the network’s National Conference.
The annual prize is awarded on a number of criteria measuring the agent’s overall contribution to Relocation Agent Network, its ability to achieve customer satisfaction andd a proven record of helping relocate buyers in and out of areas.
Relocation Agent Network’s managing director, Richard Tucker said: “Congratulations to all the team at Ryder & Dutton. Their outstanding customer service, innovative business initiatives and commitment to our network principles mean that this award is thoroughly deserved.”
● ● Top picture: Alistair McGowan; Ryder & Dutton directors James Ebden, Richard Powell and Ian Hill; directors assistant Deborah Cliff; Victor Pegna of Coldwell Banker Great Britain (award sponsor) and far right Grant Leonard d director of Propertydrum Ltd ●●● Left: Directors James Ebden (3rd from left) and Richard Powell (middle) along with a number of Ryder & Dutton staff