Anniversary success for very smart businessman

An entrepreneur from Swansea is looking to expand his business just a year after launching. Richard Ryan became a licensee for VeriSmart, using unique technology to create paper-free inventories for letting agents and landlords. Now he is looking to take on a clerk as he develops the business with the aim of creating a whole team to cover South Wales. … Read More

Rate relief change plea to businesses

Small businesses across the central south region are being urged to take advantage of beneficial changes in rate relief regulations being introduced in April.

VeriSmart goes Verisafe

The Dorset-based national inventory service VeriSmart has signed up to ‘Suzy’s Code’ – named after Suzy Lamplugh, the estate agent who went missing in 1986. As its licensees and clerks usually work alone, VeriSmart chairman Jonathan Senior wanted to make them as safe as possible. So he signed up to the code and also subscribed to a mobile phone app … Read More

You’re hired!

Dorset’s biggest private landlord has taken on seven apprentices this academic year – more than ever before. They are all on day-release or at night school studying for qualifications in plumbing, electrical installation, plastering and carpentry. DWP Housing Partnership has about 3,000 tenants and its maintenance team is responsible for the repairs and upkeep of the growing housing stock. Through … Read More