BNP Paribas Real Estate has appointed twentysix search as its UK SEO partner.

The appointment marks the first time that the global real estate consultancy, which is part of the BNP Paribas Group and has a presence in 30 countries around the world, has appointed an SEO agency in the UK.

BNP Paribas Real Estate services encompass property development, transaction, consulting, valuation, property management and investment management. Clients’ properties range from residential accommodation to warehouses, retail outlets, offices and business parks.

twentysix search (, one of the four specialist divisions of full-service digital agency twentysix, has been tasked with developing and implementing a search and content strategy, to increase BNP Paribas Real Estate’s online visibility and raise awareness about the calibre and breadth of its service offering among prospective clients.

Matthew Allen, Associate Director at BNP Paribas Real Estate (, said: “We chose twentysix because they showed a real interest in our business, demonstrated a passion for what they do and have a strong methodology that goes beyond what other search agencies offer.”

Ryan Scott, Managing Director of twentysix search, added: “We are delighted to be working with such a large global brand, and supporting its team’s work towards significant strategic goals – all the more so because the opportunity is there for BNP Paribas Real Estate to make a big impact in search.”

BNP Paribas Real Estate is the latest high-profile win for twentysix, which has a 102-strong team working across offices in London, Leeds, New York and Singapore, and was named one of The Sunday Times’ 100 Best Small Companies to Work For in 2012. The agency provides a comprehensive online marketing service including website builds and development, design, social media, SEO and content marketing. Clients include Bright House, the London Stock Exchange and TalkTalk Business.

Published on: 11:26AM on 5th February 2013