Joe Phillips MNAEA

Joe Phillips MNAEA

Director - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I used to play rugby, I've boxed for cancer research and raised over £1000.
What is your favourite food? Anything spicy.
What is your favourite drink? Double espresso.
Do you have any pets? No, but I borrow my parents’.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Dubai.
What is your dream property? A cottage within a quaint village.
What is your favourite film? The Notebook, 100%.

What is your favourite quote? “It ain’t about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward...”


David Grubb

David Grubb

Branch Manager - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I can play the drums, I was once in a band.
What is your favourite food? Steak.
What is your favourite drink? Chianti.
Do you have any pets? Two dogs, a Shar Pei and a sausage dog.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Majorca.
What is your dream property? Anything with a sea view.
What is your favourite film? The Big Lebowski.
What is your favourite quote? "Whether you think you can or you can't, you're right!"


Harry Stewart

Harry Stewart

Property Sales Consultant - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have had two near-death experiences.
What is your favourite food? I love fillet steak.
What is your favourite drink? Who doesn't love a good pint?
Do you have any pets? I come from a family of animal breeders, so I have many cats and dogs!
Where is your favourite holiday destination? California! I lived over there for a time and would love to go back.
What is your dream property? David Beckham’s mansion.
What is your favourite film? Shawshank Redemption.
What is your favourite quote? “Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end.”


Manny Singh

Manny Singh

Property Sales Consultant - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have played a role in a Punjabi film - playing Dhol with my Bhangra Team.
What is your favourite food? A roast chicken dinner with yorkshire puddings and gravy.
What is your favourite drink? KA fruit punch.
Do you have any pets? I don’t have any pets currently but I did have 4 dogs.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Gran Canaria.
What is your dream property? A double fronted georgian house with large garden.
What is your favourite film? The Lord of the Rings.

What is your favourite quote? “It is what it is.”


Katie Vigers

Katie Vigers

Property Sales Consultant - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have a Diploma in Printed Textiles and Surface Pattern Design and I've exhibited in Europe. 
What is your favourite food? A Big Mac, all day long!
What is your favourite drink? Cockails or coffee.
Do you have any pets? I have a Jack Russell called Larry and a Jackahuaha called Molly.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? I would love to go back to Paris.
What is your dream property? A top floor apartment in a city center with a walk in wardrobe.
What is your favourite film? The Devil wears Prada.
What is your favourite quote? “Great things never came from comfort zones.”


Erin O'Brien

Erin O'Brien

Property Sales Consultant - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I've had trials for the England netball team.
What is your favourite food? Sunday dinner with chicken.
What is your favourite drink? Pepsi Max Cherry.
Do you have any pets? I have a dog called Lola.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Turkey.
What is your dream property? A four bedroom house in a cute little village close to family.
What is your favourite film? Divergent.
What is your favourite quote? "It's cool to be kind."


Lynne Hardy

Lynne Hardy

Aftersales Consultant - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have four lovely Grandchildren - 3 girls and 1 boy.
What is your favourite food? It’s got to be prawns.
What is your favourite drink? I love Laurent-Perrier rosé.
Do you have any pets? I have a miniature schnauzer called Monty and a black Cavapoo called Noodle.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Salcombe in Devon.
What is your dream property? A traditional Victorian house.
What is your favourite film? Out of Africa.

What is your favourite quote? “Nobody puts Baby in the corner”


Ilene Strydom

Ilene Strydom

Aftersales Consultant - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I come all the way from South Africa.
What is your favourite food? Mac and cheese.
What is your favourite drink? Strawberry milkshake.
Do you have any pets? I do not have any pets.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? New York.
What is your dream property? A large house on a farm, with a Motocross track for my Son.
What is your favourite film? Man On Fire
What is your favourite quote? "If you just want to walk fast, walk alone. If you want to walk far, walk together"


Dean Russell

Dean Russell

Mortgage and Protection Advisor - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I can do 47 press ups in one go.
What is your favourite food? I love fillet steak.
What is your favourite drink? Lager, mojito & martinis. Not all at once…
Do you have any pets? I used to have an English Bulldog called Daisy.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? The Maldives.
What is your dream property? Detached new build with a double garage. Secluded but not too far from civilisation!
What is your favourite film? Armageddon.
What is your favourite quote? “If you always do what you have always done, you'll always get what you have always got.”


Dominique Doyle

Dominique Doyle

Mortgage and Protection Advisor - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I was once a cross country champion.
What is your favourite food? Cheesy pasta.
What is your favourite drink? Tea.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Thailand.
What is your dream property? Country barn with views and period features.
What is your favourite film? Pearl Harbour.
What is your favourite quote? "Be kind."


Madison White

Madison White

Financial Administrator - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I studied illustration for 3 months in Bangkok where I worked on creating my first colouring book.
What is your favourite food? Roast chicken dinner.
What is your favourite drink? Cosmopolitan.
Do you have any pets? Not at the moment, unfortunately.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Prague.
What is your dream property? An open plan barn conversion.
What is your favourite film? Forrest Gump.
What is your favourite quote? “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get.”


Chloe Bancroft

Chloe Bancroft

Photographer - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I was once in a BBC drama.
What is your favourite food? My favourite meal is a medium rare fillet steak with dolcelatte sauce.
What is your favourite drink? Gin and lemonade.
Do you have any pets? I have a Great Swiss Mountain Dog called Luna who is over 50KG!
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Thailand, the food is amazing!
What is your dream property? A barn conversion with enough land for farm animals.
What is your favourite film? Bohemian Rhapsody.
What is your favourite quote? “The purpose of our lives is to be happy” - Dalai Lama


Janine Parkes

Janine Parkes

Photographer - Redditch

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I make costumes and props for a local theatre.
What is your favourite food? Any kind of street food.
What is your favourite drink? Gin & tonic with frozen blueberries.
Do you have any pets? Not currently, but I have had 2 dogs.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? The Taj Mahal, India.
What is your dream property? A Cottage on a mountainside with fabulous views.
What is your favourite film? Inception.
What is your favourite quote? “To ask for help is not to fail, to fail is not to ask.”


Abdul Kahar

Abdul Kahar

Lettings Manager

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I invest a lot of time on my hair.
What is your favourite food? I love any Turkish food.
What is your favourite drink? J2O (Orange and passion fruit, of course)
Do you have any pets? Nope.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Either Egypt or Barbados.
What is your dream property? Place with a pool, close to Anfield Stadium.
What is your favourite film? James Bond - Die Another Day.
What is your favourite quote? “Put your money where your mouth is.”


Jack Prosser

Jack Prosser

Property Lettings Consultant

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have been long board surfing in shark infested water in America.
What is your favourite food? Indian curry.
What is your favourite drink? Pepsi max in the week, and cheeky pint on the weekend.
Do you have any pets? I have one dog called Beau.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? My favourite place is Florida.
What is your dream property? A four bedroom house with a sea view.
What is your favourite film? Shawshank Redemption.

What is your favourite quote? "Do or do not, there is no try."


Chris Griffiths

Chris Griffiths

Branch Director - Bromsgrove

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am a AMTRA SQP –  I can advise on medicine and health strategies for animals.
What is your favourite food? I love a good Sunday roast.
What is your favourite drink? Peroni.
Do you have any pets? I have one cat.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Dubai, of course.
What is your dream property? A detached barn conversion in a rural location with a smallholding.
What is your favourite film? The Lord of the Rings.
What is your favourite quote? “Give me Zidane and 10 pieces of wood and I'll win you the Champions League.”


Molly Tyler

Molly Tyler

Property Sales Consultant - Bromsgrove

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I lived in Spain for three years.
What is your favourite food? Roast beef dinner with homemade Yorkshire puddings.
What is your favourite drink? Laurent Perrier Rose.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Antigua.
What is your dream property? A house in the country with land for my horse.
What is your favourite film? Bridget Jones' Diary.
What is your favourite quote? "When you can be anything - be kind!"


Sean Dunn

Sean Dunn

Property Sales Consultant - Bromsgrove

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have designed parts for a race car that has driven around Silverstone.
What is your favourite food? Spaghetti bolognese with meatballs.
What is your favourite drink? A cider on a sunny day.
Do you have any pets? Unfortunately not any more.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? I'd love to visit Thailand.
What is your dream property? Something semi-rural with a ten-car-garage.
What is your favourite film? Fast and Furious, before everyone owned a gun.
What is your favourite quote? "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."


Britt Elvins

Britt Elvins

Aftersales Consultant - Bromsgrove

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I make candles in my spare time.
What is your favourite food? Mac and cheese.
What is your favourite drink? Pink Gin & Lemonade.
Do you have any pets? A cat called Tilly, a rabbit called Oscar and a tortoise called Tucker.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Disneyland Florida.
What is your dream property? A modern home overlooking a lake surrounded by fields and wildlife.
What is your favourite film? Bohemian Rhapsody.
What is your favourite quote? “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”


Raisa Zulfiqar

Raisa Zulfiqar

Mortgage and Protection Advisor - Bromsgrove

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I’m a self-declared member of Mensa...
What is your favourite food? I love any kind of seafood.
What is your favourite drink? Green tea, always.
Do you have any pets? I do not.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Anywhere in the Alps.
What is your dream property? A villa on the coast.
What is your favourite film? A Beautiful Mind.
What is your favourite quote? “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”


Jack Rollins

Jack Rollins

Photographer - Bromsgrove

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have tattoos, including a Jimi Hendrix portrait on my leg done by a talented artist.
What is your favourite food? Pizza or anything with cheese!
What is your favourite drink? A good cup of coffee.
Do you have any pets? Nope.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Florida (For the theme parks!)
What is your dream property? A Victorian terraced house with character and a garden office studio.
What is your favourite film? Stanley Kubrick's The Shining.
What is your favourite quote? “Do what you can't.”


Alex Ferguson

Alex Ferguson

Branch Manager - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am licenced to own a lethal weapon.
What is your favourite food? My Favourite food is seafood paella.
What is your favourite drink? Dark spiced rum, and coke.
Do you have any pets? A cracking little sausage dog called Fergus.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Skiing in Switzerland.
What is your dream property? A period, character property in the Cotswolds.
What is your favourite film? Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.
What is your favourite quote? “Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one remembers to turn on the light.”


Carly Grose

Carly Grose

Property Sales Consultant - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have 13 hidden tattoos.
What is your favourite food? Pizza! I probably eat too much of it!
What is your favourite drink? Gin! I mean who doesn't love a gin?
Do you have any pets? Yes. I have a baby Beagle called Luna.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Mexico. I flew out last year and never wanted to come home.
What is your dream property? A property on the French Riviera.
What is your favourite film? The Lion King.
What is your favourite quote? “The comeback is always stronger than the setback.”


Olivia Guest

Olivia Guest

Property Sales Consultant - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I enjoy watching and playing football.
What is your favourite food? Chinese food, definitely.
What is your favourite drink? A cuppa! Or a vodka orange on a weekend.
Do you have any pets? I have A cavalier king Charles spaniel called Bailey and a cat called Oscar.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Greece, I have visited a few times.
What is your dream property? A house in a rural location with a couple acres of land
What is your favourite film? Kingsman.
What is your favourite quote? “The best revenge is massive success.”


Alfie Burns

Alfie Burns

Property Sales Consultant - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am a level 2 qualified ski instructor.
What is your favourite food? The spiciest curry I can find.
What is your favourite drink? Bathams, when I can.
Do you have any pets? A cocker spaniel and a lazy golden labrador.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? The Three Valleys in the French Alps.
What is your dream property? A suspended lodge on the beach in the Maldives.
What is your favourite film? Saving Private Ryan.
What is your favourite quote? "The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing" - Walt Disney


Elysia Walters

Elysia Walters

Aftersales Consultant - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am a big Lord of the Rings fanatic and I enjoy reading books & playing video games.
What is your favourite food? My favourite food is any kind of pasta.
What is your favourite drink? I love trying different kinds of gin.
Do you have any pets? I have a rescue dog from Bulgaria who is missing a paw.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? I frequently go to Calpe (a small town in Spain where my family own an apartment)
What is your dream property? Something with plenty of character in a rural location with lots of land (maybe even in Spain.)
What is your favourite film? The Lord of the Rings.
What is your favourite quote? “I am Gandalf the White. And I come back to you now... at the turn of the tide.”


Chris Needham

Chris Needham

Mortgage and Protection Advisor - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am a qualified football referee and coach.
What is your favourite food? Chips.
What is your favourite drink? Stella Artois.
Do you have any pets? I have a pet squirrel.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Dubai.
What is your dream property? Highbury Gardens (formally Arsenal's stadium).
What is your favourite film? Terminator.
What is your favourite quote? "Whether you think you can or you can't, you're right!"


Kerry Parkes

Kerry Parkes

Photographer - Stourbridge

What is an interesting fact about yourself? It's a secret, and if I told you I would have to kill you!
What is your favourite food? Cake and Curry.
What is your favourite drink? Real Ale.
Do you have any pets? No.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? No favourite, I like to travel. Really enjoyed India, China, and Japan.
What is your dream property? A eco-friendly Hobbit house, built into a hill.
What is your favourite film? Blade Runner.
What is your favourite quote? “There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”


Steve Reade

Steve Reade

Lettings Manager

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I look taller when I’m on TV.
What is your favourite food? Caribbean-style chicken.
What is your favourite drink? A good, strong cup of tea.
Do you have any pets? No.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? I love Mexico.
What is your dream property? A Victorian terraced property close to the coast.
What is your favourite film? Reservoir Dogs.
What is your favourite quote? “The best way to predict the future is to create it.”


Joshua Watkin

Joshua Watkin

Branch Manager - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? Technically I'm a lord of somewhere in Cumbria.
What is your favourite food? Pizza - Papa John's farmhouse is my go-to.
What is your favourite drink? The glass of water you have when you wake up at 3am with a dry mouth!
Do you have any pets? I have a pet pug called Ugly.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Tulum, Mexico. But I'd love to go and see the northern lights too.
What is your dream property? I would love a four bedroom Georgian townhouse.
What is your favourite film? Avengers: Endgame.
What is your favourite quote? “Never has so much been owed by so many to so few.” - Winston Churchill


Alice Williams

Alice Williams

Valuer - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am part robotic, with around 30 screws and 2 metal rods in my back.
What is your favourite food? A roast dinner (my Nan makes the best ones!)
What is your favourite drink? Definitely a good cup of tea.
Do you have any pets? Not yet but I would love to have a dog.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Mallorca.
What is your dream property? A rural detached house with a view and a pool.
What is your favourite film? The Lion King.
What is your favourite quote? “If your dreams don't scare you, they are too small.”


Nicole Marsh MNAEA

Nicole Marsh MNAEA

Valuer - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? In my free time, I read and listen to true crime 24/7.
What is your favourite food? Anything Indian.
What is your favourite drink? My favourite drink is red wine!
Do you have any pets? No, but I would love to get a cat and a dog.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Florida, been there twice in two years and want to make it a yearly tradition.
What is your dream property? Something in the middle of nowhere surrounded by lots of greenery.
What is your favourite film? Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
What is your favourite quote? “It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.”


Shaun Phillips

Shaun Phillips

Property Sales Consultant - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I achieved a black belt in Karate when I was younger.
What is your favourite food? I love Mexican food, my favourite would probably be enchiladas.
What is your favourite drink? My favourite drink would be whiskey, however during the day I stick to water.
Do you have any pets? I have one cat called Gizmo.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? I've not travelled much just yet but I've always wanted to go to Hawaii.
What is your dream property? Somewhere quiet in the country, probably a barn conversion.
What is your favourite film? The Wolf of Wall Street.
What is your favourite quote? “If you set your goals ridiculously high and it's a failure, you will fail above everyone else's success.”


Akeal Mehmood

Akeal Mehmood

Property Sales Consultant - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I have met The Undertaker (As in, the wrestler.)
What is your favourite food? Tuna pasta salad.
What is your favourite drink? Calypso blue lemonade.
Do you have any pets? I don’t have any.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Bora Bora.
What is your dream property? A modernised cottage tucked away in a quiet location.
What is your favourite film? Goodfellas.
What is your favourite quote? “No, I can't lose!" - Vegeta


Sharon Lewis

Sharon Lewis

Aftersales Consultant - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I used to be a Sunday school teacher.
What is your favourite food? Tapas with friends.
What is your favourite drink? Hot water during the day, red wine or cocktails at night.
Do you have any pets? No pets but I have two boys if they count?
Where is your favourite holiday destination? I would love to go to Japan.
What is your dream property? Somewhere modern, spacious, with lots of natural light.
What is your favourite film? I'm not a real film buff, but I watch a lot on Netflix.
What is your favourite quote? "Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end."


Tim Dyke

Tim Dyke

Mortgage and Protection Advisor - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I am a qualified football referee, and once had a bet with a 16-year-old Jermain Defoe.
What is your favourite food? Steak and jacket potato.
What is your favourite drink? Enville ale.
Do you have any pets? I have a dog and two cats.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? The Greek islands.
What is your dream property? One of those large Californian beach houses you see in the films.
What is your favourite film? Back to the Future.
What is your favourite quote? "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results."


James Wren

James Wren

Photographer - Halesowen

What is an interesting fact about yourself? I almost drowned on my first scuba dive as I misread my gauge, though I haven't misread it since.
What is your favourite food? Sweet chilli salmon, noodles and stir fry vegetables.
What is your favourite drink? The first tea or coffee of the morning.
Do you have any pets? I don't but my parents have a cocker spaniel and my partner has an Alaskan malamute cross white German Shepherd.
Where is your favourite holiday destination? Santorini, Greece.
What is your dream property? One I've designed myself.
What is your favourite film? The Shawshank Redemption.
What is your favourite quote? "To improve is to change, to perfect is to change often"