Business Testimonials

Since 2002, whist assembling its retail property portfolio, Darling Properties has built up a wide network of business contacts and has worked with a number of banks, solicitors, insurance companies, commercial property agents and tenants over the years. Please find below a selection of testimonials:

    Barnett Ross Auctioneers

    "Darling Properties have both bought and sold via Barnett Ross dating back to 2002. We have always found them to be straightforward, proficient and quick to act. We look forward to working with them again soon."

    John Barnett, Director


    "Darling Properties have purchased a number of properties through the Allsop auctions and have proven to be reliable, well organised and professional in our experience."

    Neil Mackilligin, Senior Partner

    H&T Group PLC

    "Darling Properties currently manages, one of our stores that we rent. We approached them when they were marketing the site, after some brief negotiations we agreed a deal and the whole process from enquiry to completion was handled in an extremely smooth and professional fashion."

    Jon Adnitt, Head of Property

    Shoe Zone Retail

    "Darling Properties are one of our Landlords, our dealings with them have been seamless and to the point."

    Naomi Shefford, Marketing & Property Director

    Mason Owen Property Consultants

    "We have previously worked with Darling Properties, whereby they purchased a retail investment from one of our clients, the transaction was carried out quickly and effectively."

    Andrew J. Scott, Surveyor

    Cedar Dean Gilmarc

    "We have worked alongside Leigh Peters of Darling Properties several times, whereby we were instructed to jointly market a number of retail and leisure units to let, that he was handling”. We have a good working relationship, which is helped by Leigh’s proactive and common sense approach to dealing with property matters."

    Morris Greenberg, Managing Director

    Ramsdens Chartered Surveyors

    "We represent Shoe Zone on a nationwide basis and conduct all of their high street retail acquisitions, sales, lettings, assignments and rent reviews/lease renewals. We have dealt with Darling Properties on behalf of Shoe Zone their tenant and found them to be straightforward, professional and easy to deal with."

    John R Beach, Partner

    Tingley Commercial Property Consultants

    "Tingley are commercial property consultants based in East Sussex, we have acted for Darling Properties to help to let their retail units in the area. They have always been dependable, thorough and well-informed."

    Michael Tingley

    Richard Savidge Valuers & Surveyors

    "We acted for Darling Properties by way of letting one of their office units over a Shop in Alfreton, Derbyshire. I found them to be a knowledgeable and decisive company and they were a pleasure to deal with. I was also very impressed with their realistic attitude to market values and their ability to consider and take into account the local market conditions. They managed to quickly create a great working relationship with the tenant and all the parties involved reached a swift conclusion to the transaction."

    Paul Brown, Director

    DMH Stallard Solicitors

    "I have acted for both Leigh Peters and Simon Peters of Darling Properties for many years in connection with various property transactions. We have an excellent working relationship and I have always been pleased to assist them with their property endeavours."

    Mervyn Harris