FirstPort acquires Barratt Residential Asset Management

Property manager FirstPort has acquired Barratt Residential Asset Management. FirstPort was launched in 2015 and is the largest residential property services manager in the UK, looking after a portfolio of 185,000 homes across 3,900 developments. Barratt London’s 11,000 customers and 200 employees from BRAM will now move to FirstPort. FirstPort chief executive Nigel Howell said: “As a full-service, specialist residential property manager with over four decades of experience, FirstPort has the skills and expertise to support customers across the range of Barratt London homes that BRAM manages.” Gary Ennis, regional managing director, Barratt London and Southern, said: “We were determined