Added on November 21st, 2013 in The Hoppers Blog

2011&2012 RAN_Customer Relocation_Winner_LogoLocal independent estate agent, J.R.Hopper & Co. joined Relocation Agent Network to mark its

20th National Conference and celebrated their status as The Yorkshire Dales Local Expert.

 J.R.Hopper & Co. joined fellow Relocation Agent Network members from across England Scotland and Wales for the National Conference at London’s Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel on Friday 15 November.

Celebrating its 20th National Conference, the Relocation Agent Network event culminated in a glittering black tie Awards Dinner and ceremony, which was endorsed by leading UK relocation HR magazine Re:locate.

The sold out evening event was hosted by television and comedian Dara O Briain.

Relocation Agent Network personally selects each of its members, basing criteria on quality of service, local knowledge, professionalism and mystery shopper feedback. Affiliated to Cartus, the premier provider of relocation services, Relocation Agent Network members help Cartus move relocating families in and out of areas across England, Scotland and Wales. This J.R.Hopper & Co.  customers an additional channel of buyer when selling their property.


Members like J.R.Hopper & Co. can also help customers through their unique ‘Referral Network’, which helps people who are looking to move out of the local area, by referring them to a Relocation Agent in the location they are moving to.

Managing Director of Relocation Agent Network, Richard Tucker said of J.R.Hopper & Co.  attendance, “We are delighted to have welcomed each of our members, including J.R.Hopper & Co.  to this year’s 20th National Conference. As a selected member of the Network, in our opinion, J.R.Hopper & Co. is The Yorkshire Dale’s Expert for buying and selling.”

The Conference award winners were: in 2013

  1. Employee of the Year – Karen Rowell (Hilbery Chaplin)
  2. Best Agent Regional Award
    – Central: Richard James
    – Cheshire & North Wales: JB & B Leach
    – East Anglia & Essex: Thomas Morris

– East Midlands: Pygott & Crone
– Greater London: Gibbs Gillespie
– North East: Michael Poole
– North West: Ryder & Dutton
– Scotland: Maloco & Associates
– South Coast: Sparks Ellison
– South East: Brock Taylor

– South Wales: FBM
– South West: Webbers
– Thames Valley: Romans
– Yorkshire: Chris Clubley

– West: Heritage
– West Midlands: Hunters

  1. Customer Relocation Award:
    – Category A: Romans
    – Category B: Webbers
    – Category C: Thomas Morris
    – Category D: Gibbs Gillespie
    – Category E: Heritage
    – Category F: Brock Taylor
    – Category G: Graham Butt
    – Category H: Gregory Brown
    – Category I: Roseberry Newhouse
  2. Lettings Referral Award – The Frost Partnership
  3. Agent of the Year 2013 – Thomas Morris