An experienced estate agent has been appointed as Dacre Son & Hartley’s new branch manager in Ripon.
Richard Gorvin has worked in the property industry for almost a decade at well-known national estate agencies and also at one of the country’s biggest housebuilders
Dacre Son & Hartley has operated in the cathedral city of Ripon for over 45 years and is currently marketing a range of properties in the city and surrounding villages for between £150,000 and £950,000.
Richard, who grew up in Collingham, said: “I’m really pleased to be working with Yorkshire’s biggest independent estate agency. The team in Ripon is well-known and respected for its customer service and considered marketing advice, and I’m also looking forward to working with the whole team across Dacre Son & Hartley’s large network of 20 other offices in North and West Yorkshire.”
Throughout 2022, Dacre, Son & Hartley has consistently achieved 97% of the guide or asking price for properties, which is testimony to the professional advice provided. Richard added: “Despite the current rhetoric surrounding the property market and concern over house prices and mortgage rates, there is still plenty of demand from buyers keen to buy in the area. Homes with a price point of between £350,000 and £500,000 do incredibly well here and are in significant demand, with terraced properties in Ripon proving particularly popular.”
Dacre, Son & Hartley’s area manager, Paul Baxter, said: “Richard is joining a successful and hardworking team that utilises its local presence and market knowledge, alongside generating further exposure for properties across the county and beyond via our wider network and significant online presence to drive home sales. His experience and tenacity will help our Ripon branch grow its market share and continue to deliver the fantastic service levels we are renowned for.”
Contact Dacre, Son & Hartley’s Ripon office, which is open seven days a week and provides free, no obligation market appraisals - 01765 605151