We Are Hopewell

We founded Hopewell to help visitors to Bristol find the perfect property at the best prices possible.

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…

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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!

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What our clients say

  • Josh Sutherland Avatar
    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 Avatar
    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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    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!

  • Dan Sims Avatar
    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.

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    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!

    LEAH BRINE Avatar
    LEAH BRINE

    Helpful and Responsive. The staff at Hopewell Properties’s are very responsive and hard working, they deal with everything very quickly and efficiently. Only good things to say about them!

  • Rowan Larcher Avatar
    Rowan Larcher

    Such a lovely place. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. The room was great, very spacious and quirky - loved it. Would definitely stay here again!

    Jamie Rhodes Avatar
    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.

    Stephane De Keerle Avatar
    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.

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