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Wales Coronavirus firebreak: Early data and views from fellow agents

Webinar recorded live:
Categories: Guest speakers & industry specialists


Miles Shipside will show how the Welsh market has performed during the Pandemic and give you an early view of the firebreak lock down.

We then have two agents joining us from Bidmead Cook and Dafydd Hardy to discuss how they have worked through this period and what they have put in place to maximize the opportunities during the latest lockdown and what they have planned to come out of the blocks fast once the restrictions are lifted.

We will then open the floor to any question you may have for our guests and Miles.

Miles Shipside is Rightmove’s Commercial Director and a housing market expert, appearing regularly on television and radio offering his views on the market. He has a successful background in estate agency and is also a qualified Chartered Surveyor.

Chris Christo has been in the Estate Agency  industry for 30 years Started his career working for an independent Estate Agent in Fulham , South West London After few years moved to Chesterton’s Residential working in Tower Bridge moving up  the ranks to Senior Negotiator With his success he moved to the Fulham Branch as senior negotiator quickly taking over as branch manger Within a few years  the Fulham Office  was number one in the company Chris moved to his first area role for Snellers Estate Agents to run the 4 branches in and around Teddington , Hampton , Twickenham

2010 Chris moved from London to  be the Regional manager for  Russell, Baldwin and Bright with offices in  Herefordshire and mid Wales Russell Baldwin and Bright  was part of the Chancellors  group of Estate Agents Within 2 years Russell Baldwin and Bright won best Region with in The Chancellors Group of Estate Agents and then went on to win it  a second time

Chris is now Sales Director of Bidmead Cook  an independent company with 11 branches from the Forest of Dean to the Welsh valleys Bidmead Cook are the largest estate Agents within there area

As co-founder and Director of Dafydd Hardy, which is also the agency name, Dafydd is a veteran of the industry and passionate supporter of the local community and language in North Wales. He has built the agency from one branch in 1992, to a multi-branch agency with a highly customer focused team covering a range of property services including chartered surveyors and property management, with his co-founder Richard Thomas.

Dafydd has always been an entrepreneur at heart, often the first in the queue for any new developments in the industry. Excellent customer service, merged with the latest technology, has seen the business thrive. They now cover Gwynedd, Anglesey & Conwy following a recent round of acquisitions.