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Another Belvoir Office Opens!

Another Belvoir Office Opens!

Congratulations to Darren O’ Reilly and Chantell Harris, who opened the doors for the first time to our newest branch, Belvoir Bromley on 24th April 2017.

Mike Goddard discusses his journey into business

Another Acquisition Addition for Belvoir!

Another Acquisition Addition for Belvoir!

Our acquisition programme has continued into 2017, and the first acquisition of the year has now been completed.

Why join a franchise in 2017?

Why join a franchise in 2017?

We’re a month into 2017 and after a month back at work, many budding entrepreneurs might be looking at their options. Stay in your current job and continue as you are, or take the leap and go it alone in the world of business, it’s a really big decision to make but you might be ready to think about it.

Meet the team: Belvoir marketing

Marketing has never been more important than it is right now, our Marketing Director, Kiara Simmance discusses the importance of marketing.

Journey of a Belvoir franchisee updated

Journey of a Belvoir franchisee updated

In November 2015, we started documenting the real-life journey of a Belvoir franchisee, Luke Marchbanks, and our latest instalment sees his shop transitioned to full Belvoir branding.

Another Acquisition for Belvoir!

Another Acquisition for Belvoir!

Existing agencies joining Belvoir

Existing agencies joining Belvoir

For an existing independent agency, working in isolation may be becoming increasingly challenging due to many factors including market conditions and increasing local competition.

For those reasons, an independent agency owner may like to consider "backing" their existing business onto the Belvoir brand, and becoming part of our growing network.

Getting the most out of Franchise Exhibitions

Getting the most out of Franchise Exhibitions

We are delighted to announce that Belvoir will be exhibiting at the prestigious National Franchise Exhibition at Birmingham NEC on 30th September to 1st October.

As these events can be quite over-whelming, we’ve put together some tips to help you get the most out of your visit.

Why should I choose a Property Franchise?

A big question we are often asked is what makes a property franchise different from the rest?

5 reasons Brexit could be positive for lettings agents

5 reasons Brexit could be positive for lettings agents

At Belvoir, we always look at opportunity in challenging times. This blog looks at the positives for the lettings sector, post Brexit.

20 years & going strong!

20 years & going strong!

People have different reasons for joining a franchise, and whether long or short term, as a budding entrepreneur there is no doubt that you’ll have plans for your business.

The journey of a Belvoir franchisee - documented

The journey of a Belvoir franchisee - documented

Here at Belvoir, one thing we pride ourselves on is transparency and providing resources for prospective franchisees to research our proposition.

In this video series, we document the franchise journey of Luke Marchbanks of Belvoir Bournemouth.

Brexit has had an interesting impact on our market Sector

Brexit has had an interesting impact on our market Sector

Our Head of Franchise Recruitment, Property and Acquisitions, Martin Bunney today discusses Brexit, and the interesting impact that the result of the referendum has had on our market sector.

Trends in franchising

Trends in franchising

The 2015 BFA/Natwest Franchise survey, released in January, revealed that franchising is operating at record levels!

This blog looks at some of the trends and people driving that growth.

Belvoir officially the UK’s largest property franchise group!

Belvoir officially the UK’s largest property franchise group!

Belvoir is delighted to announce the acquisition of Northwood, the largest remaining independent lettings franchise in the UK, adding a further 86 offices to the network, and taking the total number of outlets to 301. This latest acquisition officially makes the Belvoir group the largest property franchise group in the UK, surpassing our nearest competition

What to expect from a Belvoir

What to expect from a Belvoir "Discovery Day"

Here at Belvoir, we fully understand that joining a franchise is a huge business decision, and not one to be taken lightly.

Find out more about our "Discovery Day" and how it helps you decide if Belvoir is the right "fit" for you.

Property franchise:  An

Property franchise: An "eternal" business

When you are thinking about starting a business, the No. 1 consideration should be that you enter into an industry that has longevity and sustainability.

The blog takes a look at key metrics and explains why having a roof over your head is never going to go out of fashion.

Introducing the new Head of Franchise Recruitment

In our latest video, we bid a fond farewell to Head of Franchise Recruitment, Andy Smith. Andy has been with Belvoir for many years and has overseen the recruitment of a diverse, and successful group of franchise owners into the Belvoir Network.

What does it mean to Be with Belvoir?

Today we’ve sat down with Davinder Gharial of Belvoir Hitchin and Belvoir Welwyn Garden City to discuss how he finds being a Belvoir franchisee and to tell us a little more about his journey from accountant to franchise owner.

Franchising - a great option at any time of life!

Franchising - a great option at any time of life!

The image of franchising is currently undergoing a transformation in the U.K.

We look at 3 franchisees from very different backgrounds who are making franchising their business success story.

What is the term of a Belvoir franchise?

In this video, Head of Franchise Recruitment Andy Smith discusses the term of a Belvoir franchisee. Strictly speaking the term of a Belvoir franchise is 5 years, this is the term that the majority of franchises work to.

Franchising is popular with franchisees and consumers!

Franchising is popular with franchisees and consumers!

Our Welwyn and Hitchin franchisee, Davinder is a massive fan of the franchise business model, so much so, that he says in this video that, if he was starting out from scratch all over again, he would choose the franchise model!

And the award goes to...

And the award goes to...

When March comes around, Belvoir franchise owners know that the annual Belvoir Conference is just around the corner. This year on 11th March, Coventry’s prestigious Coombe Abbey played host to the daytime conference event and evening awards dinner. Over 100 Belvoir franchise owners attended throughout the day and a successful and interesting day was had by all!

Celebrating Women in Franchising - Zoe Bywater

Celebrating Women in Franchising - Zoe Bywater

Welcome to Day 5 of our celebration of women in franchising.

Today Zoe Bywater shares her business journey and is calls for more females to get involved and start their own business.

Day 3 - Celebrating Women in Franchising - Inspirational quotes

Day 3 - Celebrating Women in Franchising - Inspirational quotes

It’s day 3 of our week of celebrating women in franchising!

We’ve put together some inspiring quotes from famous women to encourage new females into business.

Day 2 - Celebrating Women in Franchising - Patsy Day

Day 2 - Celebrating Women in Franchising - Patsy Day

Welcome to Day 2 of our week of content celebrating women in franchising as part of "International Women’s Day".

Today Patsy Day shares her business journey and why franchising has proved to be a great success for her on many levels.

Celebrating Women In Franchising - Emma Falco

Celebrating Women In Franchising - Emma Falco

We are very excited to launch a week of content celebrating women in franchising.

This campaign is to co-incide with International Women’s Day on the 8th March 2016, which marks the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women around the world.

How to interact with Belvoir Franchising in 2016

How to interact with Belvoir Franchising in 2016

When deciding which franchise is right for you, it’s vital to do intense due diligence on any proposition you are considering and that includes meeting and interacting with the prospective franchisor.

We’ve documented ways you can interact with us both online and offline throughout 2016

An interview with ... the British Franchise Association

An interview with ... the British Franchise Association

In this blog, we are delighted to bring you a guest interview with Cathryn Hayes, a Senior Manager at the British Franchise Association, who talks about the work of the association and how it supports the franchise sector.

Why do landlords choose Belvoir?

In our latest blog post – Head of Franchise Recruitment, Andy Smith discusses why landlords choose Belvoir.

The Rise of The Young Franchisee

Andy Smith and Martin Bunney of Belvoir Franchise Recruitment recently sat down together to discuss the rise of the under-30 franchisee. We’ve seen many young franchise owners join the Belvoir network over recent years and it’s a trend that is becoming increasingly popular, with a recent survey from the BFA and Natwest revealing that 1 in 5 franchisees is now below the age of 30.

Online vs Traditional

Online vs Traditional

Belvoir’s Head of Franchise Recruitment, Andy Smith discusses the current trend in online estate agents and answers some common questions such as; are they a threat to the traditional agent?

The continuous development of a Belvoir franchise owner

There’s always options for Belvoir franchise owners to develop and grow their businesses, from assisted acquisitions to moving to new territories, Belvoir ensure that a franchise owner can take their business as far as they would like to.

Young Franchisees: Becoming a young entrepreneur

We’re always delighted to welcome new franchise owners to the ever-growing Belvoir Network. Our Head of Franchise Recruitment, Andy Smith took the opportunity to sit down with two new and franchise owners to find out more about their stories and the road they took to become a Belvoir franchisee.

The BFA/NatWest Franchise Survey 2015 - franchising goes from strength to strength!

The BFA/NatWest Franchise Survey 2015 - franchising goes from strength to strength!

The BFA/NatWest Franchise Survey is one of the most eagerly awaited reports in the franchise world, as it documents trends and gives insights into the franchise sector.

Franchising has been in robust health for many years, despite the U.K.’s economic downturn, but the 2015 Survey reveals the sheer scale of this growth!

In this blog, we look at the trends and why it’s never been a better time to start a franchise.

Benefits of joining a franchise - leveraging a pre-existing network.

Benefits of joining a franchise - leveraging a pre-existing network.

When joining a franchise, you have access to a network which will help and support you on your business journey. In this blog, we explain the scope of the Belvoir network and how it supports each new office.

Power Cuts

Andy Smith, Head of Franchise Recruitment at Belvoir discusses life without power, the fear of stepping out of your business comfort zone and how at the end of it…everything will be fine.

5 tips for a first-time franchisee

5 tips for a first-time franchisee

Finding a franchise can be difficult – you want to work with a business that is right for you, offers the best support and of course, the majority of people want to join a franchise where there is visible opportunity for business expansion.

Sourcing your premises with Belvoir

In this video our Head of Franchise Recruitment, Andy Smith along with Franchise Sales Executive & Commercial Property Co-ordinator, Lauren Orgill explain how Belvoir assist new franchise owners when searching for the right property.

The benefits of starting a franchise business

One of the best questions you can ask when looking at starting a business is ‘why a franchise?’ – in fact, it’s one we really like to be asked as it gives us an opportunity to really shine and tell you exactly what is different about buying a franchise.

Creating your territory

From the very beginning as a Belvoir franchise owner, you will be working to create a strong territory. Naturally like any new business, this can be a challenge – as outlined by Head of Franchise Recruitment, Andy Smith in this video.

New Year! New Start! New lettings franchise!

New Year! New Start! New lettings franchise!

A new year offers a wide, open vista of possibilities!

Perhaps for you it could be starting your own business and a Belvoir franchise might be just what you’re looking for.

5 reasons to franchise rather than going it alone!

5 reasons to franchise rather than going it alone!

When starting a new business, it’s important to evaluate the best route to success and compare buying a franchise to starting a business from scratch.

Meet the franchise owners: Leamington Spa

Meet the franchise owners: Leamington Spa

You may have previously met John and Sue Warburton, franchise owners of Belvoir Leamington Spa in our special A Day in the life of Belvoir Leamington Spa YouTube video. In this blog post we wanted to give you a more in depth introduction and tell you a little bit more about their backgrounds and the progression of their business.

Take a tour

The Belvoir Central Office team are here to support you the whole way through the franchising process. Using knowledgeable individuals in their strongest fields makes the framework of Belvoir strong as their experience prevails and they can provide you with the best advice to help you make full use of the resources available.

The Training Department

The Training Department

We make no secret about being immensely proud of the training we provide to franchise owners from the very start of their business journey. We have honed the training process to ensure every single franchise owner goes in to business with the best experience and knowledge that we could possibly offer.

Transitioning from a

Transitioning from a "corporate" to "entrepreneur" mindset with the support of Belvoir

One thing we do not do enough of at Belvoir is explain how we support franchise partners in adapting their mindset from the "corporate" mentality of exchanging time for money, to evolving into fully-rounded business person with an "entrepreneurial" mindset.

Meet the franchise owner: Ross Thompson

We have a continuously growing network of Belvoir franchise owners, the fantastic thing that really makes the network work and thrive is the fact that they are from all different kinds of backgrounds, have all experienced different strands of business and most importantly, are passionate about the Belvoir brand.

Network growth forecast doubles for next decade

Network growth forecast doubles for next decade

Five new franchise owners have joined the Belvoir network, with three new businesses set to launch and the successful resale of one of Belvoir’s top performing offices.

The 3 stage training journey of a Belvoir franchisee

The 3 stage training journey of a Belvoir franchisee

An overview of the training process of a Belvoir franchisee. Watch our three videos that document the three key stages.

Be the owner of a Belvoir Franchise by the New Year*

Be the owner of a Belvoir Franchise by the New Year*

Start your New Year by opening the doors to your new Belvoir Franchise and fast track your business start up with a special 8 week process with Belvoir from now until January.

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide testing more than pressing a button!

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide testing more than pressing a button!

I have been looking into compliance recently and highlighting how important it is to make sure that you are completely happy, that everything that is supposed to be done in the lettings management world is being done.

Tightening Regulation in residential lettings is having a real impact!

Tightening Regulation in residential lettings is having a real impact!

Tightening regulation in the residential lettings market is certainly having an effect. I am not sure it is the effect that was being sought but it is certainly having a considerable impact.

5 reasons why becoming a property agent appeals to landlords

5 reasons why becoming a property agent appeals to landlords

A look at why becoming an estate agent appeals to landlords and how their previous experience can bring value to the franchise proposition.

Volkswagen scandal could spread to the whole automotive industry!

Volkswagen scandal could spread to the whole automotive industry!

The lettings industry can learn a great deal from the Volkswagen scandal.

Belvoir commemorates 20 years with nationwide charity fundraiser

Belvoir commemorates 20 years with nationwide charity fundraiser

It is 20 years since the very first Belvoir franchise was opened, and the award-winning property management company intends to mark the occasion with a charity fundraiser for each and every one of those years.

The answer to a constantly changing market is continued adaptability

The answer to a constantly changing market is continued adaptability

You are no doubt aware that markets are constantly changing and evolving and today’s preferred method of communicating a message is tomorrow’s old news.

RICS Doubles Forecast for House Prices in 2015!

RICS Doubles Forecast for House Prices in 2015!

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors have doubled their forecast for house price increases in 2015 to 6%.

Estate agency regulator launches new enforcement toolkit for Trading Standards

Estate agency regulator launches new enforcement toolkit for Trading Standards

As the Estate Agency regulator releases a new enforcement toolkit for trading standards, which makes checking for compliance locally much simpler for the authorities, the House of Lords rejects legislation regarding smoke detectors just three weeks before it passes into law.

First time buyers are still not saving deposits to buy homes.  Why?

First time buyers are still not saving deposits to buy homes. Why?

I heard a comment this weekend that captured my interest, largely because I didn’t understand it straight away. The comment was surrounding the subject of commitment and was “so what are you ham or eggs”?

Working as a husband and wife team

A lettings franchise is a great opportunity for a husband and wife to work together as a team.

Belvoir reports on first million pound franchise sale

Belvoir reports on first million pound franchise sale

Rick Flay, who has topped many company records in the nine years since opening Belvoir Sheffield, has smashed yet another record, this time, selling his Belvoir business for a million pounds.

Landlords must check their Agent for full compliance for Section 21 validity from Oct 1st

Landlords must check their Agent for full compliance for Section 21 validity from Oct 1st

Regulation is creeping slowly into the lettings industry, it is almost like no-one wants the responsibility of being the regulator, so regulation is being drip fed in, to fit within the current unregulated status quo! It is of course more likely to be about money and who will pick up the regulators tab, but either way it’s messy.

Video diary: A day in the life of a Belvoir franchisee

This short video diary documents a day in the life of a Belvoir franchisee sharing insights into a typical day.

Franchisee testimonial: John and Sue Warburton

John and Sue Warburton of Belvoir! Leamington Spa share what they love about being part of the Belvoir network.

Belvoir property franchise - the integrity of our brand

Belvoir property franchise - the integrity of our brand

My wife and I went to look at a Range Rover Evoque at the weekend.

Guest blog: 5 reasons why franchises are great for women

Today, we celebrate women in franchising with a guest blog from Hannah Martin of Talented Ladies Club. Hannah reveals the top 5 reasons why franchises are great for females!

Free Money for New Business not given out!

Free Money for New Business not given out!

The Government have been criticised today for failing to give away money! A £30m pot set aside to help small businesses gain technical, financial and management advice.

Reviews of Belvoir - a vital part of your due diligence!

Reviews of Belvoir - a vital part of your due diligence!

At Belvoir, we embrace transparency and it’s vital that prospective franchisees do intense due diligence on our proposition, as we believe that it will help them see differentiation points between us and our competitors.

Spotlight on franchisee support: IT Department

Spotlight on franchisee support: IT Department

It’s official! The U.K. is now a smart phone society!

Smartphones have overtaken laptops as the most popular device for getting online, Ofcom research has revealed, with record ownership and use transforming the way we communicate.

British Dairy Farmers asking for a few pence more for Milk!

British Dairy Farmers asking for a few pence more for Milk!

British Dairy Farmers are in the headlines quite a lot at the moment as they protest over the price they are paid for the production of milk.

Are your tenancy agreements legal?

Are your tenancy agreements legal?

Detail! As a salesman it is not my favourite thing. I understand the importance of it because if you don’t bother, as salesman often try not to, the business you are trying to write will often unravel before your eyes.

Online Estate Agents Driving Down Fees?

Online Estate Agents Driving Down Fees?

Foxtons’ shares are going down again and this time I feel sorry for them. An analyst at Barclays has released a report stating that online agents are disrupting the Estate Agency market and will cause an erosion in profits for the high street Agent over time. This will be achieved by driving down prices that traditional Agents can charge.

London to New York in 1 hour!

London to New York in 1 hour!

I’ve seen, what I consider to be, a very exciting technological development in the world of supersonic travel.

Right to Rent legislation gathers headlines as the industry reacts!

Right to Rent legislation gathers headlines as the industry reacts!

The reaction to the announcement that Right to Rent legislation will soon be with us has been quite robust and from all quarters of the private rented sector.

Belvoir Reveals Impressive Acquisition

Belvoir Reveals Impressive Acquisition

Purchase of Newton Fallowell enhances the Belvoir network by 30+ offices

Belvoir rejoices over first Franchisee to achieve a Million pound turnover

Belvoir rejoices over first Franchisee to achieve a Million pound turnover

Belvoir Peterborough has been named as the first office in the network to break the million pound turnover barrier and agree a million pounds of property sales in one day.

Rightmove, Zoopla and On the Market are all winning!

Rightmove, Zoopla and On the Market are all winning!

The property market is a very interesting place for all sorts of different reasons, one of which is the ongoing struggle between the now three main property portals.

The Importance of Good Customer Care for all.

The Importance of Good Customer Care for all.

Alton Towers announced a profit warning today as the latest predictions show that the terrible accident that occurred some weeks ago will impact their profits by approximately £40m.

Spotlight on franchisee support: Business Support/Development Department

Spotlight on franchisee support: Business Support/Development Department

Earlier this year Belvoir scooped "Gold" at the prestigious Lettings Agency of the Year Awards, winning the title of Best Franchise Lettings Agency of the Year 2015 – for a record fifth time.

Fine for Lettings Agents who are not Compliant.

Fine for Lettings Agents who are not Compliant.

I recently touched on this subject with a blog about the pressures of keeping tabs on all of the things that Agents have to do every single day. The fact that, in just one city, 11 Agents have this week been fined for not being members of an Ombudsman scheme, which became a mandatory requirement for all agents in October 2014, seems unbelievable!

No Fee Estate Agency?

No Fee Estate Agency?

An online Agent today announced that it has withdrawn the ‘no sale no fee’ option from it’s offering to customers.

Reasons to franchise through Belvoir!

Andy Smith of Belvoir! Franchising explains why Belvoir can help you achieve business success.

Are Cheap Estate Agency Fees the way forward?

Are Cheap Estate Agency Fees the way forward?

The internet price war is in the news again. Another online agent has launched a new method of paying to sell your house.

Property Misdescription or Helpful Agent?

Property Misdescription or Helpful Agent?

Property misdescription has been a hot topic in Estate Agency for some years now, the basic idea is that you cannot make a statement that is untrue about a property.

Why franchise?

Why franchise?

When starting out in a new business, there are many challenges that a business owner must face!

What’s the best way to make money in property?

What’s the best way to make money in property?

I love the way that people think! I enjoy the assumptions we make when looking at someone who does a job that we don’t really understand.

Understanding the Belvoir! franchise proposition

Martin Bunney of Belvoir! Franchise explains the back up and support behind our franchise proposition.

Will 20% tax relief change the buy to let market?

Will 20% tax relief change the buy to let market?

The budget is always an important event, regardless of the events surrounding it like tube strikes for instance, it never gets lost in the surrounding noise.

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I am going to give away all my money!

I am going to give away all my money!

If you are reading this there is a fair chance that you are interested in property. There is also, I believe, a good chance that you are thinking of investing or are already investing either by physically owning property or looking to move into the property market somehow.

“If we let you, we have to let THEM”

“If we let you, we have to let THEM”

I have had to accept that I cannot offer our business opportunities through a certain channel today because “if we let you, we have to let the others.”

To Regulate or not to Regulate, that is the question!

To Regulate or not to Regulate, that is the question!

I was reading the Croydon Guardian, an act that may appear more random than it actually was, and noticed an article on the Council’s plans to implement a license for all privately rented properties of £750 for five years to help combat rogue landlords.

Too Busy to be Legal?

Too Busy to be Legal?

A recent news story about a Letting agent who was asked to pay a £70,000 fine was the topic of conversation today around the local watering station in the office. A local Agent was asking one of our Franchise Owners how they cope with all the worry and stress and the Franchise Owner was eager to talk to me about it.

Risk and Reward

Risk and Reward

Investing in the stock market has become very popular especially since the privatisation of the large utility companies in the 1980’s and 1990’s. Over the last decade many people have also found themselves owning shares in companies or organisations by chance rather than by design.

You Get What You Pay For!

You Get What You Pay For!

There is new legislation governing property agents which states that all fees must be openly displayed to customers and all commissions clearly identified before someone enters into an agreement with the agent.

Banks Facilitate Property Price Boom?

Banks Facilitate Property Price Boom?

I’m hearing a lot of chatter about banks easing up and money flowing more easily in the property market, there seems to be a view that money is easy to come by.

Transitioning from landlord to lettings agent

Transitioning from landlord to lettings agent

Lettings agents come from all walks of life and business but it is a very natural step for a landlord to consider starting up their own lettings agency.

Greedy Landlords Exploiting Tenants?

Greedy Landlords Exploiting Tenants?

I read an article today bemoaning the fact that we pay more for rent in the UK than our European neighbours and that Landlords are deliberately taking advantage of a housing crisis to exploit tenants.

Start on your journey of Discovery now!

Start on your journey of Discovery now!

Find out more about Belvoir’s fantastic Franchise opportunity.

The benefits of starting a business via the franchise route

Martin Bunny of Belvoir! Franchise shares some insights into why more people succeed in business by opting for the franchise route.

5 reasons to start a lettings/estate agency business

5 reasons to start a lettings/estate agency business

There are not many businesses that tick as many boxes as a lettings/estate agency business. Here are our top five reasons to consider starting a lettings/estate agency…

Belvoir Awarded UK's Top Lettings Franchise for Fifth Year

Belvoir Awarded UK's Top Lettings Franchise for Fifth Year

The Lettings Agency of the Year Awards, in association with The Sunday Time & The Times, and sponsored by Zoopla, were held at the lavish Lancaster London Hotel on June 12th.

Belvoir backs Consumer Rights

Belvoir backs Consumer Rights

Belvoir is pleased to support SAFEagent Awareness Week 2015 and also appreciates new provisions to the Consumer Rights Acts that require all letting agents to display fees.

Belvoir unveil apprenticeship programme

Belvoir unveil apprenticeship programme

New apprenticeship programme unveiled for up-and-coming lettings and sales professionals.

Belvoir Bury Acquisition moves business to whole new level

Belvoir Bury Acquisition moves business to whole new level

Belvoir is thrilled to reveal that owners Phil Collett and Chris Roberts of Belvoir Bury and Oldham have completed the acquisition of Rayson Wilshaw, a leading estate and lettings agent in Bury.

Further growth for Belvoir

Further growth for Belvoir

The Belvoir network grows its expanse across the nation, with Belvoir Swansea and Belvoir Bedford opening second offices

Property Sales Impacts On A Prosperous Year!

Property Sales Impacts On A Prosperous Year!

Initial figures released by Belvoir show a positive increase in profits for 2014, credited in part to the introduction of a successful sales service and a robust acquisition programme.

Belvoir's 20 year milestone…

Belvoir's 20 year milestone…

Dorian Gonsalves praises the company’s top franchise owners at the 2015 Annual Awards.

New Look For Belvoir!

New Look For Belvoir!

Belvoir reveals striking new For Sale and To Let boards

Brand new Franchise Owner for Belvoir Basildon

Brand new Franchise Owner for Belvoir Basildon

From helping the office start up in 2006, to becoming the franchisee… congratulations Keeley!

Belvoir releases advice over rental controls

Belvoir releases advice over rental controls

Government strategies to reduce pressure on the rental market are crucial, says Dorian Gonsalves.

Belvoir declares star of ‘The Great Belvoir Bake Off’!

Belvoir declares star of ‘The Great Belvoir Bake Off’!

Julie Wilson, financial controller at Belvoir Central Office in Grantham has been named the winner of The Great Belvoir Bake Off, a festive competition that raised over £200 for a popular local hospice.

Rent rises could decelerate for tenants in 2015

Rent rises could decelerate for tenants in 2015

Market conditions indicate fixed or low rental increases says Belvoir

Speedy Expansion for Belvoir Leeds North West

Speedy Expansion for Belvoir Leeds North West

Belvoir is pleased to reveal that Glenn Broadwell, owner of Belvoir Leeds North West, has successfully completed on the acquisition of Lettings @ Victoria Mills, in Shipley, West Yorkshire. The acquisition of 154 managed properties positively doubles the size of the Belvoir Leeds North West portfolio.

Belvoir Wins Franchisor Of The Year At Negotiator Awards 2014

Belvoir Wins Franchisor Of The Year At Negotiator Awards 2014

Franchise owners and staff at Belvoir are celebrating yet another superb industry award win in 2014 – this time scooping Franchisor of the Year at the prestigious Negotiator Awards in London.

Belvoir concludes largest acquisition of the year

Belvoir concludes largest acquisition of the year

Belvoir is delighted to declare the successful acquisition of one of Scotland’s biggest and most successful lettings agencies.

Seven New Franchise Owners Join Belvoir

Seven New Franchise Owners Join Belvoir

Belvoir is pleased to announce that seven new franchise owners have joined the network so far this year, and several more are set to join in the coming months.

Record Growth for Belvoir!

Record Growth for Belvoir!

Belvoir Sheffield achieves highest turnover in company’s history

Belvoir welcomes new Finance Director

Belvoir welcomes new Finance Director

Louise George brings a wealth of PLC experience to the Belvoir Board

Belvoir's Advice to Landlords and Tenants - Step Up Security as Holiday Season Reaches Peak

Belvoir's Advice to Landlords and Tenants - Step Up Security as Holiday Season Reaches Peak

The holiday season is in full swing with millions of Brits leaving home for a deserved break beside the sea or in the countryside.

Belvoir is the best of the best!

Belvoir is the best of the best!

Belvoir scoops Lettings Franchise of the Year – for a record fourth time

Capping it all... reflections of Labour’s proposals for the rental market

Capping it all... reflections of Labour’s proposals for the rental market

Ed Miliband recently announced Labour’s proposals for changes to the private rental sector (PRS). If Labour gets into power they plan to introduce an annual rent-increase cap, with an ‘upper limit’ on rises, based on average market rents.

Fleeting tenancies are being replaced by lasting living solutions

Fleeting tenancies are being replaced by lasting living solutions

Long-term tenancies are definitely increasing and we are seeing more people staying for lengthier periods. In fact, tenancy lengths have almost doubled at some of our offices…

Mike Campbell of Belvoir Falkirk reflects on winning Belvoir Franchise of the Year 2014

Mike Campbell of Belvoir Falkirk reflects on winning Belvoir Franchise of the Year 2014

Mike Campbell reflects on winning the coveted title of Belvoir Franchise of the Year 2014.

Bill Smith of Belvoir Harrogate celebrates 20 years in the business

Bill Smith of Belvoir Harrogate celebrates 20 years in the business

Congratulations to Bill Smith of Belvoir Harrogate who recently celebrated 20 years in the lettings business.

Bright future for Belvoir Swindon’s new office

Bright future for Belvoir Swindon’s new office

The dynamic husband and wife team Kerry and Jamie Smith, unveiled the sleek new premises at an official opening. The celebration saw clients, business associates and the town’s Deputy Mayor show up in support of this new milestone.

Road Runner: Marathon success for Amanda

Road Runner: Marathon success for Amanda

Congratulations to Amanda Pemberton of Belvoir Warrington who ran her first marathon in Manchester in April and raised over £900 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Belvoir Christchurch marks a decade by opening a smart new office

Belvoir Christchurch marks a decade by opening a smart new office

Jeremy Clarke from Belvoir Christchurch is celebrating ten years with Belvoir by moving to smart new premises.

Our new office in SW1 looks divine as we grow in London.

Our new office in SW1 looks divine as we grow in London.

Our London Central office has successfully completed a move to prestigious new premises and undergone sophisticated rebranding.

100% of Belvoir offices offer Client Money Protection

100% of Belvoir offices offer Client Money Protection

We are proud to say that all franchisees now provide Client Money Protection (CMP).

The Bury Boys are our New Franchise of the Year!

Phil Collett and Chris Roberts of Belvoir Bury, affectionately known as ‘The Bury Boys,’ give their reactions to winning one of Belvoir’s top awards!

Growth for Belvoir in Scotland

Growth for Belvoir in Scotland

Belvoir Falkirk and Belvoir Inverness buy out local businesses

Award success for Belvoir’s Liverpool offices

Award success for Belvoir’s Liverpool offices

Belvoir Lettings are incredibly proud to announce that their Liverpool offices have won the award for the Best Lettings Agent 2012 at the Liverpool Lifestyle Awards.

Belvoir backs SAFEagent Awareness Week

Belvoir backs SAFEagent Awareness Week

Belvoir Lettings, a founder member of SAFEagent, is proud to offer its support to SAFEagent Awareness Week, which runs from 13th to 18th May, 2013.

Belvoir Lettings recruits new franchise support staff

Belvoir Lettings recruits new franchise support staff

Belvoir Lettings has appointed four new staff members to join the support team at Central Office in Grantham, Lincolnshire.

Belvoir raises £25,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Belvoir raises £25,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Belvoir Lettings is delighted to announce that the network has achieved its target of raising £25,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Triple Gold Awards for Belvoir!

Triple Gold Awards for Belvoir!

Belvoir Lettings wins LeTriple Gold Awards for Lettings Franchise of the Year for third time

Redwoods to be bigger and better

Redwoods to be bigger and better

New investment ensures future of property sales at Redwoods

Belvoir enters record number of offices in ESTAs 2014

Belvoir enters record number of offices in ESTAs 2014

Belvoir Lettings, winner of the coveted Gold Award for Large Lettings Chain at the Estate & Letting Agent Awards (ESTAS) 2013, is keen to retain its title and proud to announce that a total of 23 Belvoir offices have entered the 2014 awards.

Belvoir Lettings wins Website of the Year! Gold industry award for the UK’s top lettings franchise.

Belvoir Lettings wins Website of the Year! Gold industry award for the UK’s top lettings franchise.

Belvoir Lettings is delighted to announce that the company has scooped the Gold Award for Website of the Year at the Negotiator Awards 2013, and is also the proud winner of the Silver Award for Franchisor of the Year.

Belvoir Lettings Service Launches in Middlesex

Belvoir Lettings Service Launches in Middlesex

The launch of the Belvoir Lettings Agency in Enfield is an exciting new venture for 45 years old Rachel Circus.

New Belvoir Office Opens in Lisburn

New Belvoir Office Opens in Lisburn

The opening of the first Belvoir Lettings Agency in Lisburn, Northern Ireland is an exciting new venture for 25 years old Michael McGrath.

Belvoir brews up for Yorkshire Day

Belvoir brews up for Yorkshire Day

The Belvoir Central Office team celebrated Yorkshire Day with a flat cap decorating event and a refreshing cuppa to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

New Year Launch for Belvoir Lettings Service In Aldershot

New Year Launch for Belvoir Lettings Service In Aldershot

The new year heralds a new start with an exciting new venture for Raewyn Greer as she launches the new Belvoir Lettings Agency in Aldershot.

Gold industry award for the UK’s top lettings franchise.
Gold industry award for the UK’s top lettings franchise.

Gold industry award for the UK’s top lettings franchise.

Belvoir Lettings is delighted to announce that the company has scooped the Gold Award for Website of the Year at the Negotiator Awards 2013, and is also the proud winner of the Silver Award for Franchisor of the Year.

Dorian Gonsalves appointed to Board of TPO

Dorian Gonsalves appointed to Board of TPO

Belvoir Lettings is delighted to announce that CEO Dorian Gonsalves has been appointed to the Board of Directors of The Property Ombudsman (TPO).