December 1997 | Cambridge Lettings opens

Cambridge Lettings Agency’ opens in ground floor offices in Cambridge Road in Hove. Opening staff are Tom Ghibaldan and his part time Assistant.  Our first computer running Windows95, no email and no website!

1998 | portfolio milestone

Portfolio grows to over 100 properties managed and full time negotiator employed

1999 | on the move

First vehicle fleet hired – comprising 2 x Peugeot 306’s

1999 / 2000 | Relocating

Cambridge Lettings move to new 117 Western Road high street office after refurbishment of office complete

2001 | rebranding

Cambridge Lettings Agency’ is rebranded to ‘Cambridge Residential’ with a new lilac & purple logo!

2001 | getting online

Launch of cambridge residential’s very first website, cambridge-residential.co.uk – one of the only letting agents in Brighton & Hove to have one at the time.


2002 / 2003 | Team completing

Full time dedicated Accounts staff and Property Managers hired.

2007 - 2008 | Acquisition of Ashcroft & Dean

Cambridge Residential acquires local competitor Ashcroft & Dean

2009 | office expanding

Cambridge Residential acquire the lease from the next door travel agents. By the spring, a large, double fronted office opens.


2009 | new website launches & new fleet arrives

Cambridge Residential’s new website launches and new branded vehicle fleet arrives – the first 99CO2 cars in Brighton & Hove

2009 | Cambridge Residential steps in

Emergency assistance provided to clients of recently closed Platinum Lettings.

2010 | Sunday Times Award winner in national awards.

Cambridge Residential wins the Sunday Times silver award for best UK lettings agency.

2011 | the partnership begins

Cambridge Residential agree joint referral for sales & lettings with Brand Vaughan Estate Agents, marking the start of close ties and co-opperation between Brighton & Hove’s award winning agencies.

2011 - 2013 | pier paddling

Cambridge Residential sponsors Paddle Round The Pier beach festival – the busiest stall there and a great success.

2015 | Cambridge Residential & Brand Vaughan Merge

Cambridge Residential and Brand Vaughan Estate Agents merge.

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