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Bannon highly commended at UK Property Awards

Bannon’s Retail Management Team were recently commended at the prestigious SCEPTRE awards held in the Dorchester Hotel in London. The accolade is particularly impressive as Bannon were the only Irish-owned property agents to be shortlisted and commended. The judging panel were impressed by the firm’s dynamic approach in dealing with the economic challenges currently facing the shopping centre market. The firm has sought to reduce service charges, deliver vibrant marketing programmes and to work with their retailer partners to improve trade and performance whilst delivering value.

Bannon currently manage a commercial portfolio comprising 360 tenants, €60 million in rent and €12 million in service charge. The firm has recently been awarded the management contract for the prestigious Whitewater Shopping Centre in Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Commenting on this achievement, Joe Bannon, Executive Chairman, stated that he was “delighted and proud of Bannon’s progress in the shopping centre arena and we are looking forward to working on the Whitewater scheme with a view to adding value for our clients and enhancing trade for our retail partners”.