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Sykes Holiday Cottages

30 November 2021

Chester's Sykes Holiday Cottages has further expanded its UK property portfolio by acquiring regional firm Northumbria Coast & Country Cottages.

The deal adds 500 properties to Sykes Holiday Cottages’ portfolio, meaning that it now offers 20,500 holiday cottages across the UK, Ireland and New Zealand.

Alnmouth-based Northumbria Coast & Country Cottages will run as a sister agency to Sykes. The business will continue to operate as normal, by its local team, from its three offices in Alnmouth and Seahouses.

Northumbria Coast & Country Cottages was set up by Nikki Brierley in 1981. It now employs 17 people throughout the region and manages 500 cottages across Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

This deal follow Sykes’ purchase of other regional counterparts, including Best of Suffolk earlier this year, Abersoch Quality Homes and Pure Cottages Group.

Read more at: Chester Standard