|H&B’s history has been one of sustained growth. Since its establishment in October 2001 by Bruno Bächi and Robert Hauri, both sales and employee numbers have increased steadily every year.
Growth has always been the result of acquiring a major contract in a new field of activity. H&B’s history has seen the following milestones:
|2002 Acquisition of first major contract in property management (Albers Group, NZZ)
Development of property management department, optimisation of property management software and processes
2004 Acquisition of first major contracts in letting (Ernst & Young, Swisslife)
Development of letting department and marketing expertise
2005 Instruction to sell individual properties from Coop. Development of sales department and investment knowledge
2008 Further development of property management and asset management expertise:
Strengthening of client relations with the Albers Group, purchase of Immopac property management software, development of asset management expertise, strengthening of property management relations with Helvetica Property
|2011 Significant growth in transactions, high sales volume of investment properties, first attractive search instructions from private investors and a major pension fund, office relocation from Seilergraben 61 to Lagerstrasse 107, modernisation of office infrastructure, renewal of logo, corporate identity and image, strengthening of management through establishment of management team of four
2015 Launch of international alliance with Savills: H&B becomes the representative of Savills for the whole of Switzerland in the areas of sales, letting, tenant representation and property management
H&B looks forward to further milestones in the coming years and intends to continue developing its capabilities and expertise.