Top honour for growing Lincolnshire estate agents

Tim Downing receives the Agent of the Year Award  from Cllr Colin Davie of Lincolnshire County Council.
Tim Downing receives the Agent of the Year Award from Cllr Colin Davie of Lincolnshire County Council.

Lincolnshire estate agent Pygott & Crone took top honours at the prestigious East Midlands Property Awards.

The company, which has 12 offices across the county, was named as Agent of the Year at a glittering ceremony in Nottingham.

The accolade recognises agents which have made a significant impact on the region’s property industry while playing an leading role in the delivery of key schemes.

Tim Downing, senior partner at Pygott & Crone, said: “Just to be shortlisted for this award was fantastic but to win is just amazing.

“It’s testament to the hard work and dedication of our team and the buoyant Lincolnshire economy that is keeping us extremely busy.

“The East Midlands Property Awards are highly regarded in the region and recognise excellence in the industry and I’m really pleased not only for Pygott & Crone but also that Lincolnshire has received this acknowledgment.

“We have big plans to continue expanding further in the East Midlands, with further office openings to be announced in the New Year, so we are pleased to have this growth as a business recognised.”

Pygott & Crone has offices in Lincoln, North Hykeham, Grimsby, Spalding, Sleaford, Boston, Holbeach, Grantham and London and has grown in the last 12 month, increasing staff numbers from 90 to 130.

The company has won six major industry awards as well as achieving international success when it was named Relocation Agent Network Agent of the Year at the Cartus Broker Network International Conference in California earlier this year.