Premium estate agency brand, Fine & Country is thrilled to announce a ground-breaking partnership between two esteemed licences, as Jonathan Handford and Sean Newman join forces with current licensee Jack Rees to run the Fine & Country Southampton and Winchester area. This exciting collaboration marks a new chapter in the brand’s continued growth and commitment to delivering exceptional property services.
With a remarkable tenure at Fine & Country since its inception, Jonathan Handford and Sean Newman have witnessed the impressive and rapid expansion of Fine & Country’s presence in the Southampton and Winchester area. Independent data from TwentyCI reveals that Fine & Country is the fastest-growing prime agent in the market above £750,000, boasting an extraordinary growth rate of 78.79%.
Handford expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership, stating, “We are thrilled to bring our experience and existing infrastructure to the table, offering unparalleled support to agents across our licence areas. Our aim is to provide an exceptional level of service and assistance, fostering growth and success for our team members.”
Joining forces with Newman and Handford, licensee Jack Rees shared his excitement about this new chapter in their journey, commenting, “Our team is buzzing with anticipation about the opportunities this partnership will bring for our clients in the local area. Being part of Jon and Sean’s group will enable us to deliver an even more tailored service, taking our offerings to the next level. Both Jon and Sean are highly respected figures within the industry, renowned for their exceptional achievements in estate agency. We eagerly embraced the chance to form this partnership.”
The expanded licence will cover Southampton, Romsey, Winchester, and Andover, further solidifying Fine & Country’s regional presence. With an extensive support team that includes pre-sales, post-sales, and administration assistance, this partnership will enhance the existing team members’ capabilities and empower them to expand their businesses with confidence.
As Fine & Country continues to set new standards in the prime property market, this partnership underscores the brand’s commitment to excellence, innovation, and client satisfaction. With Jonathan Handford, Sean Newman, and Jack Rees at the helm, Fine & Country Southampton and Winchester is poised to deliver unrivalled property services that exceed expectations.
Nicky Stevenson, Managing Director at Fine & Country, comments: “The combined experience within this partnership will make Fine & Country Southampton and Winchester a force to be reckoned with in the region. I am excited to see their continued success in bringing the brand’s premium offering to the area.”