Our office Director, Sarah Waldeck, has a long and established relationship with the area, having lived and worked in the region for many years, Sarah has seen the property market change and evolve. And With over 25 years experience in estate agency in Lincolnshire, she has a wealth of market expertise and her knowledge of the local property market is unparalleled. Outside of work Sarah enjoys cycling, keeping fit and raising money for various charities throughout the year.
Our office director Martin Thomson was born and brought up in Lincolnshire and has seen our lovely county discovered by the rest of England. With his knowledge and expertise within the Lincolnshire housing market over the last 15 years, he has built up an established client base and a huge amount of repeat business. Outside of work Martin is a real family man spending time with his partner and his children. Martin is also enjoys getting involved with local fundraising and events.
Chris entered the world of estate agency in 2001 as a viewings co-ordinator, continued progression in the early days of his career proved vital enabling him to become extremely knowledgeable on the local market and what the customers’ needs are. <p>After 8 years of being a senior negotiator, Chris took the step up to valuer where he continued his development becoming one of the most experienced estate agents locally. Chris is a fully qualified estate agent registered with the National Association of Estate Agents, a leading governing body. Outside of work Chris has a huge passion for football with his team of choice being Manchester United.</p>
Niall started at Winkworth in January 2015 when he was 17 and has progressed to become a full time Sales Negotiator. He has lived in Sleaford all of his life, so he has a depth of knowledge on the area itself. He prides himself on his customer service, and ensuring that he finds buyers their perfect home whilst making sure he does his best to progress the sale from offer acceptance to completion, as smoothly as possible. Niall is a keen sportsman who enjoys playing and watching football in his spare time.
Matt joined Winkworth December 2017, and was originally employed at our Bourne office as an apprentice. Having completed his apprenticeship, Matt was taken on as a full time sales negotiator in Bourne. Continued progression enabled Matt to transfer to our successful Sleaford office allowing him to fine tune the skills he had learnt at Bourne. Matt provides excellent customer services and is happy to help anyone looking to buy or sell a property. Outside of work Matt is a sports fan, he enjoys football, rugby and cricket. His team of choice is Chelsea.
Scott joined the team in June 2019, have accepted an apprenticeship. Scott has a vital role in ensuring that the office administration is kept up-to date and is responsible for logging, filing and keeping our money laundering files safe and in order as well producing our bespoke property brochures. Scott has recently passed his driving test on the 1st occasion and is a keen gamer.
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Our Mortgage Adviser, Lucy, started working in the finance sector 8 years ago when she left school. She has worked for numerous Banks and began her studies to become a mortgage adviser in 2017, qualifying in 2018. Lucy started as a mortgage broker in January 2019 when she joined part of our team. In her spare time she enjoys spending time outdoors with her dog and her family.
Louise has been involved in the rental sector for many years and has a vast amount of experience and knowledge on the local rental market. Louise is a perfectionist and prides herself on ensuring that all applications, tenancies and deposits are dealt with accordingly to the latest legislation. Customer service is one of Louise's other great attributes ensuring that all clients both new and old are dealt with in professional yet friendly and knowledgeable manner all with a smile. Outside of work Louise enjoys cycling, taking Jasper and George on long walks, climbing mountains and visiting the gym.
Claudia has been with us for nearly 18 months, originally starting as the office apprentice but because of her qualities she was taken on as a Maintenance Co-0rdinator. Claudia's main role is to liaise with both tenants and landlords when any issue arises with their property. Once a problem is reported Claudia arranges for the relevant contractor to carry out the remedial work. Claudia has great organisational skills and is responsible for ensuring all safety certificates are up to date. Outside of work Claudia enjoys spending time with her son, socialising with friends and is currently taking her driving lessons.