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New Appointment for Bridgend Estate Agents


Herbert R Thomas (HRT) estate agents has announced a new appointment to its rental team in Bridgend.

The estate agents has recently recruited Gabby Calcaterra, 22, from Cowbridge, as rental assistant.

Miss Calcaterra is following in her father’s footsteps, Robert Calcaterra, who is a director of the company.

At HRT, Miss Calcaterra will be tasked with drawing up contracts and supporting HRT’s rental manager Michelle Thomas in the running of the rental department.

This will include targeting landlords in the Bridgend area by offering incentives such as receiving £50 off HRT’s rental services for recommending a friend.

Gabby Calcaterra said:

“I’m really excited to join HRT. Since I was old enough, I’ve helped out on weekends as I’ve always had an interest in estate agency.

“I’m particularly excited to join the Bridgend office, which is quickly growing and making its mark as one of the fastest growing estate agents in Bridgend.

“I’m already learning a vast amount from Michelle and the team and I’m really enjoying working with both landlords and tenants to ensure their property queries are resolved.”

Gavin Rees, director at HRT, said:

“We’ve had a really good year in Bridgend and we’d like to thank the local community for their support.

“We’re delighted to welcome Gabby to the Bridgend team. Over the years, Gabby has helped at our Cowbridge office and always showed a passion and interest in the property market. She is a very hard-working and enthusiastic individual and we know she will be great with our clients.

“We’re looking forward to continuing our strong growth and developing our brand in Bridgend in the future.”

HRT recently celebrated its first anniversary in Bridgend. Since opening in 2014, the estate agent has gone from strength to strength and is now the fastest growing estate agents in Bridgend.

It has also shown its support and commitment to the local community by sponsoring a number of initiatives, which include Mair’s Walk, Jam in the Castle and Oldcastle Primary School’s PTA.

Founded in 1926, Herbert R Thomas is a multi-discipline property agency specialising in residential sales and lettings, commercial property transactions, property development, auctions and agricultural services. The company has three offices – Neath, Cowbridge and Bridgend.