Work Experience - Student Blog
Starting work experience at Marston Properties on the 25th June 2018 gave me my first real taste of living and working in London. At first it seemed like a daunting task coming from a small village in Derbyshire, I had never experienced working or living in London...
Our second year as main sponsor for Parsons Green Fair – 7th July 2018
Parsons Green Fair 2018 took place on a sweltering hot day, the first Saturday in July. It was also the day England played and won 2-0 against Sweden in the world cup.
Marston staff Margaret, Joy and Tony helped get ready for the fair
Would the stall holders turn up? Would visitors turn up?Read more
Accredited Landlords for ten years - June 2018
Marston Properties reaches the ten year anniversary of being an Accredited Landlord this year.
Joining the Accredited Landlords scheme requires us to have at least one ‘accredited’ member of staff in the residential lettings department – we go a step further and ensure ALL our residential lettings staff are accredited.Read more
Replacing London’s trees - March 2018
There are around 8.5 million trees in London – one for every Londoner - making it one of the greenest city’s in the world.Read more
150 years of the Plough Brewery Clapham SW8 - Feb 2018
2018 is the 15th anniversary of the opening of the building known as The Plough Brewery. The new building was opened on the 3rd February 1868 by master brewer Thomas Woodward.
In 1868 London was the biggest city on earth at the centre of the biggest trading nation in the world but the average life expectancy of a Londoner was only 20 years.
It is also the 50th anniversary of when Marston Properties purchased the brewery buildings. In 1968 the buildings were in a very sorry state and only three years later the building was under threat of demolition by the local council.Read more
Hurry Hurry! Only 2 retail units immediately available on Wandsworth Bridge Road - Jan 2018
Wandsworth Bridge Road is one of the main arterial roads coming in to south west London and is designated a ‘neighbourhood parade’ by Hammersmith and Fulham planners. There is the predictable smattering of estate agents and convenience stores, but this high street is thriving, providing bespoke products and personal services for homes and health and beauty.
Only two retail units out of the 9 vacant units in Wandsworth Bridge Road are ready to move in to.Read more