Saffery Champness’ London Corporate Finance Team provided financial due diligence services to epropservices, a leading provider of branding, digital and technology solutions to the property sector, in respect of its acquisitions of Starberry and The Property Jungle.
Starberry is one of the UK’s largest providers of digital marketing and lead generation technology. The acquisition will enable Starberry to provide extra digital services for its existing customer base, whilst also helping epropservices’ core brands, members and licensees to continue to grow market share. Starberry will enhance epropservices’ offering to its network, providing digital strategy, branding, website design and development, video content, SEO, social media marketing, online advertising, email marketing and content automation. Jon Cooke, CEO of eprop, says: “We are pleased to be working with Starberry founders, Ben Sellers and Rus Sellers, along with the whole global Starberry team. Our combined vision is to deliver international residential agents a platform providing further lead generation tools and digital solutions.”
The Property Jungle is an award-winning supplier with over 2,300 websites built and 18 years of working with sales, lettings, commercial, short-term lets and new homes agents around the UK and internationally. Cooke says: “We are pleased to be aligning ourselves with The Property Jungle’s experienced team and look forward to continuing to enhance their excellent reputation across the industry.”