Adam Sellers, based at Oakfield’s Hastings Branch has successfully passed an NFoPP Level 3 Technical Award in the Sale of Residential Property. This well-respected Award is not only a nationally-recognised industry qualification but is also an entry requirement of the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) which is the UK’s leading professional body for estate agents which regulates, guides and assists property sales professionals. Adam Sellers of Oakfield said: “I started studying toward this qualification as a result of my training with Oakfield and I am thrilled the hard work has paid off and I have secured the Technical Award. For me, it is not only a personal achievement but evidence of our professionalism as an agency, showing our clients that they are dealing with someone who is knowledgeable and who they can trust to do a good job.” Oakfield’s Managing Director Neil Newstead said: “We could not be more proud of Adam’s achievement. We strongly believe Hastings vendors and buyers will vote with their feet in support of an agency that is staffed by hard-working property professionals of intelligence and integrity, like our Adam. Adam Sellers is amongst the steadily growing numbers of agents across the UK who are working with the NAEA and the NFoPP Awarding Body to become qualified and raise standards within their field. Mark Hayward, NAEA Managing Director, states: “I heartily congratulate Adam Sellers on his achievement and I am pleased to welcome him to NAEA membership. In an industry where standards can vary greatly between member and non-member agents and agencies, obtaining this Award represents not only Oakfield Estate Agents dedication to developing as an agent but also his commitment to working to the high industry standards which NAEA seeks to promote”