Oliver James - Our Story

Our Story

January 2022

January 2022 Transfer Window Update; Deal Done! Oliver James are proud to announce our sponsership of Hinchingbrooke School football shirts for the 2022 season. 

October 2021

October 2021 In Partnership with Carl Homes, a local independent whole of market mortgage adviser, Oliver James Home Finance is born providing  fee-free impartial advice on all aspects of mortgage lending, guiding you through the various stages of purchasing and re-mortgaging your home, as well as assisting landlords looking for investment opportunities within the world of buy-to-lets.

September 2021

September 2021 We are delighted to welcome Abbey to Oliver James as our brand new Lettings Negotiator. Abbey has a keen eye for photography and experience in teaching it so we are excited to see this put to great use on our lettings adverts.

July 2021

July 2021 Although our office at 4 Princes Street has served us well, it is time to move on!  Our new office at 1 George Street, Huntingdon officially opens it doors combining both sales and lettings over two floors.

December 2019

December 2019 The expansion of the lettings arm of Oliver James with the aquisition of Pennington Properties who since 1982 have developed a reputation for providing high quality lettings and management services to a wide range of Clients throughout Cambridgeshire.

June 2019

June 2019 Proud to sponser Huntingdon United FC, with the Captain Tom Moran having a recent good experience with Oliver James!

November 2018

November 2018 Recognised as a Finalist with the Small Business of the Year Award at the Hunts Business Awards 2018, what a night!

June 2018

June 2018 Through 2017, 2018 and 2019 consistently names as both Highly Rated and Exceptional within the Estate Agents Guide, within the top 3% of the Country.

May 2018

May 2018 Gold Winner for Estate Agents in Huntingdon by the British Property Awards 2018

April 2017

April 2017 Continuing our support of other the Huntingdon Community, a 2-year sponsorship deal is signed with Huntingdon District Cricket Club

Early April 2017

Early April 2017 A new Website launched showcasing further investment into consumer use online through our fortnightly E-magazine, Online Valuation Tool and quarterly Property Market Updates.

August 2016

August 2016 Oliver James are delighted and proud to be asked to become Huntingdon’s representative for the Guild of Property Professionals.

May 2016

May 2016 Our new office at 4 Princes Street, Huntingdon opens the doors providing Oliver James with an easily accessible Town Centre office to meet with clients.

December 2015

December 2015 Expanding the company a new lease was signed for 4 Princes Street, Huntingdon.  The office, a Grade II listed building had stood empty for 5 years requiring extensive sympathetic renovation and modernisation

May 2014

May 2014 Oliver James was founded in Huntingdon as a two person Estate Agency.  Based initially from a serviced office in Centenary House we were determined to make a mark on the local property scene by doing things differently.

Charitable Support

At Oliver James we are proud to lend our support to the following charities who carry out tremendous work across Cambridgeshire:

Magpas Air Ambulance

Magpas Air Ambulance

A charity very close to our heart, we rented our first serviced office from them!

Magpas is an Emergency Medical Charity that provides pre-hospital critical care and retrieval in the East of England with its main area of operations being in Centenary House, Huntingdon. They train, equip and deploy a physician-paramedic team known as Helimedix to any medical emergency, illness or accident where the NHS Ambulance Service asks for on-scene medical support.

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