“I’ve been in the business for thirty-three years now; seven years ago, I was working up in Surrey in a prestigious area, selling quite substantial houses, but I just felt the industry was going the wrong way, peoples care, and the emotional side of the business was totally lost, you just became a process.
The bosses that I worked for were all about the money, there were a lot of stresses going around at the time, everyone seemed to be shouting at each other and business was quite poor. I just sat there and realised I didn’t like it anymore, it wasn’t what I envisaged doing, although my clients liked me, and trusted me I wasn’t enjoying it.
One day I got a phone call about an agency down in Polegate, a good friend of mine said “Tracey, this has got your name written all over it” and for the previous three years I had been going into other estate agents, that were in difficulty and helped them with support etc. I had been rebuilding estate agents for other people, so it was about time I did it for myself, so I arranged to visit the estate agent, the call came in on the Monday, I visited on the Thursday, sold my house on the Friday, then three months later I moved to Sussex. It was as simple as that, but for me I had to do it, I was fifty at the time and if I didn’t do it then, it would not have happened. The right time, the right circumstance and the rest is history.”
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With many years of experience, we understand the property market inside out and we know some real hidden gems in East Sussex. Whether you’ve set your heart on a property in Polegate, an estate in Eastbourne, a bungalow in Bexhill, a house in Hailsham or Hastings – or a property in the surrounding areas – you’ll find it a pleasure to deal with us.
Home & Castle doesn’t just deliver great service, we consistently deliver over and above it. We aim to exceed our promises so that right from the start you’ll know you’ve made the right decision to ask us to buy, sell or rent your property. We also offer property to rent, commercial property and land for sale.
We’d love to help you find your property in East Sussex, contact us today on 01323 481922.