Being a tenant at Hurstwood, whats it really like?

WEEK ONE This is the first week of our four-week long profile campaign meeting a wide array of Hurstwood tenants. These tenants have been willing to chat with us about themselves, their experience with Hurstwood as a tenant, allowing feedback on what they think of their property and the Hurstwood experience. Who are they? The […]

4 tips for helping you build a career in property

Working for a property management or real estate company can be a rewarding and stressful job so we offer some tips on how to get ahead and build a career. Network, network, network Experience and internships Get a mentor Take your time Network, Network, Network Just like building your career in any industry your network […]

Property Management – 3 future technologies

Today’s Blog is very interesting because it focuses around the innovation in property management and the exciting future that lies ahead within real estate. Blockchain Augmented and virtual reality viewings. AI/BIG DATA Blockchain Blockchain, which is the decentralized system of the digital currency bitcoin. The idea of Blockchain is to track how each unit of […]

Social media – 4 ways it has changed the property industry

With Hurstwood holdings being a property investment business, we have decided to look at the impact of social media on the industry and its importance.  Facebook has become a powerhouse Using Instagram as a virtual brochure The importance of Video on YouTube Building Client relationships with LinkedIn Facebook has become a powerhouse. Everyone uses Facebook, […]

Renting office space: 5 things to think about.

Today’s blog focuses on the world of renting office space and what you need to know when you’re looking to rent. RENTING OFFICE SPACE   Can you afford it? Do you really need that much space? THINK, is my business going to grow? Make sure you understand the terms of the lease. Am I here […]

Election Impact: The Northern Powerhouse

The Northern Powerhouse continues to grind forward. Minister Andrew Percy believes that northern business is “firing on all cylinders.” The campaign, originally pioneered by George Osborne, has continued to secure pledges from very prominent companies across the country. Including names such as Santander, Ernst & Young, and Vodaphone, over 90 leading organisations have now pledged […]

Refurbishment Completed at Hardmans Mill

Crystal Hurstwood are delighted to announce their recently completed refurbishment at Hardmans Mill. The works include extensive decorative work throughout, adding a modern finish to the historically quaint building. New break out facilities with free wi-fi have been added on each floor, making the location even more appealing for business owners. Located just outside of Rawtenstall town centre, […]

Available Position: Sales Negotiator

  Job Listing: Sales Negotiator    Crystal Hurstwood require a sales negotiator to work part time at their new housing development, Albion Gardens in Meltham. The role will include welcoming visitors and potential buyers, and showing them around the homes. It would also include overseeing the general upkeep and aesthetics of the homes, ensuring it is […]

Ikon is Headquarter Ready

  “A custom-built headquarters,” comments Sian Hindle, Graduate Surveyor for Crystal Hurstwood; “That’s exactly why we invested in it – because it provides everything a company needs from warehouse to office space, right from the start.” Located in the already thriving Manor Park, Ikon is strategically placed in the Runcorn area, not far from the […]

Crystal Hurstwood sends gifts for Samaritans Purse ‘Operation Christmas Child’!

    Stephen, Aimee, Julie, Chloe and Becky have all filled shoe boxes with gifts and treats for children as part of the Samaritans Purse ‘Operation Christmas Child’.         The five members of the Crystal Hurstwood team have all gone out and bought various toys, games, hygiene products and school supplies for […]