As we move apace into 2024, it’s a time to reflect on the achievements and milestones of the past 12 months, and Leaders Romans Group has much to celebrate from the remarkable year that was 2023. With an extensive network of over 300 branches and a dedicated team of 3,310 employees, the Group has excelled in all aspects of the property industry, setting new benchmarks for success.
The sales division of LRG has witnessed phenomenal success, with a total value of all residential property sales reaching an impressive £19bn. This includes a noteworthy £280m in the value of new homes sales and £217m in shared ownership sales. The team valuated an astounding 42,000 properties and conducted 183,000 sales viewings, showcasing their commitment to providing top-notch service to clients.
In the lettings sector, LRG continued to thrive, valuing over 19,000 lettings properties and collecting a staggering £831m in rent. With 228,000 lettings viewings and over 57,000 properties under full management, the Group has solidified its position as a leader in the rental market. Representing 42,000 fully managed private landlords and managing 705 residential blocks, the Group’s influence in the lettings domain is truly commendable.
LRG’s success isn’t confined to just sales and lettings; the Group provides a full range of property services. The team of RICS surveyors has conducted over 7,000 surveys during the year, providing valuable insights to clients. Moreover, the Group arranged mortgages worth an impressive £1.5bn, supporting buyers across all divisions within the Group.
Reviews and Community Impact
Client satisfaction is evident with 13,000 customer reviews submitted in 2023, boasting an average review score of 4.5. Beyond business, LRG is committed to making a positive impact on the community, evident through their philanthropic efforts. With 10,000 trees planted, 56,660 books donated and £34,500 raised for Macmillan, LRG is actively contributing to environmental and social causes.
Land and Development
The Group’s influence extends into land and development, with 16 new sites exchanged and 6,800 new plots in the pipeline. Notably, Boyer planning permissions were granted for 4,742 homes, demonstrating the Group’s dedication to shaping the future of housing.
Insurance Policies: LRG has also excelled in providing comprehensive insurance solutions, with 12,833 tenant insurance policies covering a value of £2,100,000. This underlines the Group’s commitment to ensuring the well-being and security of their clients.
As we celebrate the achievements of LRG in 2023, it’s evident that the Group has not only surpassed its own records but has also set new standards of excellence in the property industry. With a strong foundation, an expansive network, and a commitment to community and environmental causes, LRG is poised for continued success in the years to come.