Meet the team
Percival & Company are an established independent firm of Estate Agents and Chartered Surveyors specialising in property sales, lettings and management in the Colne and Stour Valleys.
Whether you are looking to buy or sell your grand country house, your starter home or something in between then our extensive local knowledge, experience and commitment makes Percival & Company the right agent to choose.
David Smith FRICS FNAEA
David is a fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. He joined Percival & Company as a trainee surveyor in 1968, qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1974 and entered the partnership in 1975. David is a general practice surveyor, dealing with all aspects of the property market.
Claire Smith FNAEA MARLA
Claire entered the partnership in 2010 after completing a Diploma in The Sale Of Residential Estate Agency, thus making her a fellow of the National Association of Estate Agents. Claire benefits from having over 10 years experience within the property industry, which includes vast experience of both sales and rentals. Claire also specialises is Block & Estates Management which varies from organising annual budgets, various contractors, to arranging for fire extinguishers to be serviced.
Georgina entered the partnership in 2019 after gaining her Level 4 Certificate in the Sale of Residential Property and becoming a Fellow of the National Association of Estate Agents. Georgina is passionate about delivering excellent customer service and has a friendly and professional attitude. Her favourite part of the job is meeting and working with clients, whether it being through the sale of their property or helping someone to find their dream home.
Georgina joined the firm in 2010, and became a member of the Association of Residential Letting Agents by achieving a Technical Award in Residential Lettings & Property Management in 2015. Having always lived in the Earls Colne area, she has good in-depth local knowledge. Georgina takes pride in providing honest and realistic advice, adopting a friendly, practical and professional approach. As well as taking new Landlords under her wing, Georgina is also responsible for the day to day management of all of our rented properties.
Melanie joined the firm as a secretary in 2016, having previously worked as a legal secretary for many years. Melanie is also responsible for all accounts associated with lettings and property management, from receipting in rents to making sure all of our tradesmen and Landlords are paid!