TWM Solicitors

Francesca joined the TWM Residential Property team in Reigate in July 2019 as a Partner, and has over 20 years’ experience in property transactions, including freehold and leasehold sales and purchases, re-mortgage work, Executor and Attorney sales, transfers of part of land, equity release mortgages, right to buy acquisitions, new build and buy to let purchases as well as transfers of equity.

Francesca has a good working knowledge of the area, strong relationships with local estate agents and regularly networks within the business community in Reigate and surrounding areas. She endeavours to assist her clients through the conveyancing process to make it as stress free as possible and takes care to ensure her clients are fully supported every step of the way.

Please feel free to contact Francesca if you have a property need, whether you are a first time buyer looking for help and support buying your first house or whether you are a high net worth individual looking to buy a property to add to your portfolio.

Francesca qualified as a Solicitor in 1998, having completed her training with a firm based in Woking, Surrey. She was made a Partner there in 1999, specialising in residential property and private client work, and she remained with the firm for 15 years. In 2014, she left to gain experience in a number of larger firms and in 2016, Francesca joined a firm in Cranleigh as a Senior Solicitor, specialising in residential property sales and acquisitions.

Outside of work, Francesca enjoys spending time with her family, Ceroc dancing, photography, competing in local piano festivals and recently qualified as a BSY Registered Psychotherapy Practitioner.


The Mortgage Mum

This is Zita, she has worked in the financial services industry for over 10 years predominantly as a Mortgage Advisor in London and the South East and is currently a Mortgage Broker at The Mortgage Mum Limited. Zita finds it extremely satisfying helping people to achieve their dream of owning a property and accomplishing their financial goals. She lives locally and has a very good understanding of the local property market.

Zita provides outstanding customer service and believes that a mortgage is so much more than just an interest rate. Zita will aim to educate, support and take care of her clients, affording them the time and space they need to better understand their finances and explore their relationship with money.

Zita works with a comprehensive range of lenders, including High Street and specialist mortgage lenders across the UK, allowing her to find the most appropriate mortgage product.

Zita offers full and comprehensive support to her clients. As well as mortgage advice, Zita can refer you to specialist colleagues at The Mortgage Mum for advice for personal insurance policies, such as; life insurance, critical illness cover, income protection, building and contents insurance.


Design Twenty Five

Design Twenty Five was founded by Hannah and Kat and their mission is to  create luxurious, bespoke, timeless interiors. Their meticulous attention to detail helps them deliver each client’s unique brief.

They offer ‘Bespoke’ interior design, fully tailored to your requirements, delivering all stages of Interior Design from concept to completion. For those interested in small doses of advice, they also offer ‘Essential’ Interior Design services, from on-site trouble shooting to concept mood boards, paint colour or furniture arrangement assistance.

In addition they offer ‘Styling to Sell your Home’ advice. Take a look at their article on our news page http://www.houndandporter.co.uk/news/design-tips-for-a-swift-sale/



Oakhill IFS

Oakhill IFS Ltd (trading as Oakhill Mortgages) are an independent family run professional team where their clients are at the heart of everything they do.

Their services range from first time purchases, right through to large property portfolios and commercial funding. They offer a whole range of products and services covering residential, buy to let and commercial mortgages and protection on both a  personal and business level.  They also have a general insurance arm specialising in buildings, contents and business insurance products, giving our clients complete choice, flexibility and the opportunity to have a “one stop shop” for their mortgage and protection needs.


Arc8 Architects

Trusted architects are hard to come by, thats why we chose Arc8.

Arc8 Projects was founded by British trained Architect Richard Hall in 2005 in Sydney, Australia and was established in London in 2007. Arc8 Projects specialize in new build projects and large extensions predominantly in Surrey, South West London, and Hampshire.

They not ‘glass box architects’. They are creative and communicative professionals who realise that everyone has a budget. The skill lies in designing a space that is unique for the client, within realistic costs, without forsaking aesthetic and effect. Aiming to involve the client as much as possible.  They listen and work alongside the client to ensure the brief is fully delivered.

Always striving to maintain an exceptional customer service and satisfaction on which they have built their reputation and continue to design, create and develop outstanding and unique spaces.