An estate agents in Whitby has become the only one in the town to have joined a prestigious industry association.
Astins has joined 700 other agents from across the country after acquiring membership of the Guild of Professional Estate Agents.
It means Astins has been judged to have met or exceeded the Guild’s exacting Membership criteria, and is its sole representative in Whitby
Tim Richardson, residential sales manager said: “It is a tribute to all the hard work and investment in building our reputation for high quality professional service, and underlines our position as the leading estate agent in the area.”
“Estate agency is all about people, which is why we remain committed to the principles of good old-fashioned personal service that has always been our trademark.”
Being part of the guild also means Astins will have better marketing and links to other estate agents in the country.
Speaking on behalf of The Guild, chief executive Marcus Whewell said Astins would be an important and valuable asset to the net work because of the local firm’s excellent reputation.