We've given a warm welcome to our 25th member of staff, Steve Funnell.
Steve is well known in the local property world with more than 25 years of experience under his belt.
He has joined our chartered surveying department as we step up our recruitment drive to meet rising demand for our services - especially for surveys.
Ian Lee, one of our directors, said: "Steve is a highly experienced and well known property professional who we are sure will be a great asset to the firm.
Sailing legend Sir Ben Ainslie has thrown open the gates of his new America’s Cup headquarters in Old Portsmouth.
The multi-million pound base celebrated its first day of operations with a reception for local dignitaries and team officials.
It was also announced that the Jaguar Land Rover has thrown its weight behind the America’s Cup bid with a major sponsorship deal which will see the team renamed Land Rover BAR.
With just over a month until the first races of the America’s Cup heats at the end of July, excitement is beginning to grow in the city.
Are you looking for a new career? We’re searching for the right people to join our friendly and expert team at McAndrew Martin as we continue to expand.
Demand for our property-related services – including a wide range of comprehensive surveys – has continued to soar as we move further into 2015.
We’re looking for 10 new employees – including two apprentices – to bolster our manpower.
We also require chartered surveyors and property asset data taggers to carry out inventories at properties and provide property services support.
It’s been another busy week at McAndrew Martin as the country returns to normal after the election result.
With the uncertainty over, we expect to see the property sector continue to remain strong, especially as the Governor or the Bank of England recently indicated that interest rates may only start to creep up next June (2016).
We’ve become increasingly busy with sustained demand for our chartered surveys and property related services, especially for our inhouse structural engineer and architectural design services.
We’ve just hit the 500 followers mark on Twitter, thanks to a flood of new follows.
Many thanks to all who’ve taken the time and effort to connect with us online – it us much appreciated. And we do aim to follow everyone back who follow us.
We’ve also got active Linkedin and Facebook accounts where you can ‘connect’ and ‘like’ us.
Who doesn’t like a (nice) surprise? Well there was a pleasant one yesterday when it was revealed the economy has grown at a faster pace then expected.
Revised figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have shown that it grew by 2.8% rather than 2.6% last year.
It means that 2014 enjoyed the high rate of annual growth since 2006 when it surged ahead at 3%.
Increased production, services and household spending were among the reasons for the success as well as strong export figures.
We’ve just passed the 400 followers mark on Twitter with a flurry of new follows this week.
Many thanks to all who have clicked the blue button – we do aim to follow everyone back who follows us.
As a progressive firm we think it’s important to have a digital presence to connect with our clients, past and future customers, suppliers, business associates and friends.
So many people depend on the internet now, it is important that we can give as much information about McAndrew Martin as possible
The property market is looking in good shape, according to new figures out today from the Land Registry.
They show an annual increase of 6.7% nationwide, which takes the average property value in England and Wales to £179,492.
Prices in January of this year rose by 1.3% nationwide compared to December 2014. In the South East region the rise was 1.2%. The increase compared with January 2014 was 9.4%.
Don't miss out - there are just a few places left at our charity golf day in April at Waterlooville Golf Club.
Our great thanks to all those businesses who have already signed up for the tournament and pledged sponsorship.
We still have a handful of spaces for teams of four as well as some sponsorship slots available for the event on Tuesday April 24
All donations of raffle prizes will be gratefully received as well!
We've had a flying start to the year and have enjoyed another busy week.
There's lots happening as our dedicated team continue to bring their expertise to all kinds of property related projects.
As a leading chartered surveyor in the area, we've seen demand carry on for our professional services as househunters hit the market in the new year.