Warm welcome for Will at Chinneck Shaw

A Hampshire estate and lettings agency has strengthened its team with a new recruit. Chinneck Shaw has given a warm welcome to Will Hutchings at its office at Copnor Bridge in Portsmouth. The appointment comes as the firm progresses its business development plans in Hampshire and west Sussex. Will, 21, is working in Chinneck Shaw’s residential sales and lettings departments … Read More

James marks decade of success at McAndrew Martin

Director James Bengree marked his tenth anniversary at a growing South firm by welcoming the next generation of employees. He celebrated ten years at leading multi-disciplinary practice McAndrew Martin where he has risen from graduate trainee to director of architecture. James was presented with engraved crystal tumblers at a lunchtime reception in recognition of his long service and to officially … Read More

Greener practices by city businesses

The Carbon Trust will be teaming up with Portsmouth Technopole, to introduce the Green Business Fund, which provides free energy assessments, advice and funding for small and medium-sized organisations.

Wild engineering the future

One of the county’s leading recruiters is urging youngsters to consider a career in engineering because companies are crying out for them. Michelle Stewart, managing director of Wild Recruitment in Portsmouth, said that last year’s opening of the University Technical College in the city is an important step.

Demand sharpens for Help to Buy

Demand has increased for Help to Buy properties in the first months of 2018, according to a Portsmouth firm of chartered surveyors. McAndrew Martin Ltd recorded the rise in surveys and valuations in a strong start to the year for its general practice directorate. The uplift in demand comes as a recent report based on Office for National Statistics (ONS) … Read More

McAndrew Martin rated among top UK building consultants

A Portsmouth-based firm with nationwide reach has been rated as one of the leading property consultants in the UK. McAndrew Martin has risen up the rankings in the industry’s Top 150 Consultants for 2017, published by Building magazine. The company has broken into the league table’s top 100 places for the first time at 97 – up from 108 in … Read More

Hi-tech Village Hotel Club opens in Portsmouth

Village Hotel Club Portsmouth is set to welcome its first guests on Monday 6th November following a significant investment of £21 million. Guests can enjoy 153 stylish rooms, smart technology, comfy beds and a state-of-the-art gym facility all under one roof. Club bedrooms are fitted with a virtual concierge, the Amazon Echo Dot. With the Echo, Portsmouth will be the … Read More