Jerome Estate Agency is a fresh new real estate company to hit the market. Jerome Mamo is the son of Simon Mamo the man synonymous with letting property in Malta for nearly 35 years! Simon Mamo is the original and only company to specialise in renting real estate throughout his vivid and colourful career starting back in 1987 when Malta switched to privatisation after many years of socialism. Jerome Mamo took over the business in 2010 having lived and breathed viewings, listings the art of negotiation and contracts throughout his life. He expanded the business from a sole trader with 8 letting agents into a national brand with 7 offices and approximately 70 full-time staff becoming one of the top 5 major estate agencies on the island.
Simon’s father Perit Eric Mamo was the architect of the Prime Minister Dom Mintoff in 1971 until 1984 right after the war in which most of Malta was heavily bombed and infrastructure non-existent. He was involved in rebuilding large parts of the country. Simon’s mother Edith Pace from the well known Pace family synonymous for creating internationally known Paceville town in the early 1900 hundreds. The Pace family were the largest employers in the history of Malta ever with a staff compliment of 5000 headed by Cecil Pace who owned and operated private banks, hotels, real estate, shipping, the Malta drydocks and even the island of Comino!
Jerome Mamo’s mother Rowena Busietta Sant Fournier is the daughter of Adrian Busietta of Malta’s foremost visionaries in business and the noble Eileen Sant Fournier who is one of the owners of The National Bank of Malta. It was nationalised and now known as Bank Of Valletta Malta s largest bank. She is also the owner of the Sant Fournier Estate which owns and operates many properties throughout the country. Adrian Busietta was one of the pioneers in importing goods in the 1970 and 1980 s operating Muscats General Stores which was the biggest and of the first importers of washing machines, fridges and cookers and most famously the Grundig TV which were in every household in Malta. He then created Malta s first luxury development real estate project in Madliena that was called Busietta Gardens with had interconnecting garages, sea views, terraces and even a communal pool with over 300 units.
With that sort of background, a passion for property, hard work and innovation Jerome has set his goals on creating an international Estate agency franchise with a difference. Having completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree at the University of Malta in management and accounting he then completed a masters degree in Marketing at the University of Portsmouth even writing a dissertation about the real estate buying behaviour in the Uk. Jerome Estate Agency aims to position itself as an agency that mainly focuses on selling property both residential and commercial, using innovative IT systems, well trained professional staff at the Jerome Academy, who treats each customer like gold. Having partnered up with their top agencies on the island at Jerome Estate Agency one can access a network of 20 offices and over 200 estate agents throughout Malta and Gozo ensuring that we have the largest database in Malta and Gozo!
Due to Jerome s keen social fabric for assisting the less fortunate. Having spent one month in Peru helping the homeless kids with Maltese priests and sponsoring kids ever since. Jerome Estate Agency is the first company in Malta to commit 5 % of its profits towards charitable institutions specifically the homeless and people on the edge of homelessness something we encounter in our industry too often, unfortunately. The charity’s aim w will be to refurbish homes, help with fridges, cookers or whatever necessary to live a decent quality of life.