Hopewell founders Maxwell Hope and Adam Kershaw met as students and in 2001 began buying and renovating student properties. Adam’s later experience working for a letting agency gave him invaluable experience into an industry he had come to love and in 2011 he declared to Maxwell that he wanted to start a lettings agency.
Starting off as landlords, before becoming property developers, Maxwell and Adam developed a deep knowledge of the industry at all levels. Creating a Bristol letting agency was the natural next step.
Formed in 2013, Hopewell was set up with the intention of bringing together Maxwell and Adam’s many combined years of experience in the property industry, along with their shared love of Bristol; the city they both grew up and live in.
The passion remains and the adventure continues…
Today Hopewell manages over 200 properties from its headquarters in Bristol’s thriving city centre.
Our friendly close knit team are all Bristol residents and hugely passionate about the city and what it has to offer visitors. This passion for Bristol comes through in everything we do, whether it’s passing our local knowledge on to our customers or finding people the right properties in the right areas.
We have plenty of opinions on what’s hot in Bristol right now, as well as the unique character and charm of so many different areas and suburbs, so be sure to ask!
What our clients say
- Leah Brine
Helpful and Responsive. The staff at Hopewell are very responsive and hard working, they deal with everything very quickly and efficiently. Only good things to say about them!Jamie Rhodes
Great agency, I've used this company 3 years running now for when I'm in Bristol for Uni. Very helpful and knowledgeable, great communication and they were very helpful when I had I few issues that I needed help with to sort out. Highly recommend.Steve Harmer
As tenants we’ve always found Hopewell to be very responsive whenever we have needed their assistance over the past 18
months. They reply quickly to emails and are helpful and pleasant to interact with. We’ve just moved and wish our new property was also managed by them!
- Maya Kawahara
Ben has been great and quick to respond to my questions or to sort out any issues. I have been really enjoying my new flat thanks to him :) I would highly recommend Ben and Hopewell.Dan Sims
Hopewell Properties have been managing and letting my property for the last 4 years in Bristol. Both myself and my tenants have always been delighted with the responsiveness and service provided by the staff at Hopewell. One of the best in Bristol and highly recommended.Eva Jon
An absolute pleasure to deal with this company. Had assistance throughout our whole stay, their team was available to answer all of our questions. The whole stay was seamless and the property was exceptional. Would recommend to anyone looking for both long and short term accommodation. Thanks Hopewell!
- Stephane De Keerle
Great service and choice of properties! It was a pleasure dealing with Ben who helped secure a fantastic student property. I would highly recommend Hopewell for students and professionals alike.Josh Sutherland
After renting 3 different properties from Hopewell, I couldn't recommend them more. Max was always on the end of the phone if there was a problem and was quick to rectify.Jamie Rhodes
Great agency, I've used this company 3 years running now for when I'm in Bristol for Uni. Very helpful and knowledgeable, great communication and they were very helpful when I had I few issues that I needed help with to sort out. Highly recommend
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