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Relocation Agent Network Crowned Best Estate Agency Supplier and Richard Tucker receives Outstanding Contribution to Estate Agency Award

Tuesday 26 September 2017

Relocation Agent Network is delighted to have received three awards at this year’s EA Masters Awards Dinner, held on Friday 22 September at the O2’s InterContinental hotel, London.

The Network picked up the Gold in Best Estate Agency Supplier (large category) and then went on to win the overall 2017 Best Estate Agency Supplier Award; and Richard Tucker, Managing Director was presented with a special award for his Outstanding Contribution to Estate Agency.

The black tie evening Awards Dinner was organised by Property Academy and hosted by well-known TV presenter, Gabby Logan, who presented Relocation Agent Network and Richard Tucker with the awards.

The 2017 Best Estate Agency Supplier Award is the most coveted prize that the Property Academy, the UK estate agency’s pre-eminent business improvement and events company, can give to an industry supplier. To determine the winner, nominees had to receive the highest number of votes from estate agency supplier customers, via an online poll by Property Academy.

The Outstanding Contribution to Estate Agency award is a special accolade awarded, this year, to Richard Tucker for his contribution to UK estate agency in a career that has spanned almost 40 years. Richard started with New Forest agency and surveyors practice Jackson & Jackson working his way up to become an equity partner eight years later. He then moved to General Accident in Cardiff where he set up and managed their Corporate Relocation Division. Richard joined Cartus in 1996 as Supplier Manager where he was instrumental in the development of the company’s ISO accreditation programme. Richard became managing director of Relocation Agent Network in 2002. Since then he has been instrumental in the growth of Relocation Agent Network and its focus on customer service, innovation and quality excellence.

About Relocation Agent Network
Relocation Agent Network is a national network of leading estate agents, who select each member based on quality of service, local knowledge and professionalism. Through its affiliation with Cartus, the premier provider of global relocation services, Relocation Agent Network members help Cartus move relocating families in and out of areas across England, Scotland and Wales. This provides those using a member estate agent, with an additional channel of buyer when selling their property. Through the ‘Referral Network’, members can also help their relocating customers by referring them to a fellow Relocation Agent Network member in the area they are moving to.

Richard Tucker, Relocation Agent Network’s Managing Director said of the Best Estate Agency Supplier Award win, “We are absolutely thrilled to have been crowned as this year’s Best Estate Agency Supplier at the recent EA Masters event. To win the award is a great achievement which is made even more special because it was voted for by our customers and really highlights our commitment to promoting outstanding estate agency and business innovation across our membership of estate agents. I would like to thank everyone who took the time to vote for us.”


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Photograph shows Richard Tucker, Managing Director, Relocation Agent Network with his Outstanding Contribution to Estate Agency Award

Relocation Agent Network is a national network of selected estate agents with offices in England, Scotland and Wales. Cartus is a leading global relocation services provider, assisting more than 163,000 customers worldwide every year. For further information, please contact Jane Bergman, 01793 756003, jane.bergman@cartus.com.

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