Who are Chequers?


Chequers Estate Agents is an independent company specialising in residential property sales in Barnstaple and the surrounding villages of North Devon. We have been established for over twenty five years and during this time have built up an excellent reputation and developed an unrivalled track record

Mike Insley - Director 

Mike Insley is a director of the firm and has been in the property business since leaving school in 1977. He has a wealth of experience in estate agency in North Devon and is also both a Chartered Surveyor and an Energy Assessor. He can provide advice on a range of property matters and brings about a high level of professionalism and knowhow for those who prefer to feel that their property matters are in safe hands.  

 

Tim Sampson - Director 

Tim Sampson has been an Estate Agent for 30 years and in 1991 he became a fellow member of the National Association of Estate Agents. Tim enjoys the cut and thrust of modern day estate agency and is keen at blending the ‘Service’ of traditional agency with the latest internet and social media marketing techniques. Hesays whilst the internet has bought many advancements nothing replaces the hands on experience of meeting clients and understanding their individual needs.

 

Dawn Davies - Negotiator and Reception 

Dawn has been with Chequers for more than 6 years and is another member of the team who has been in the industry for all of her working life. Dawn is a vital part of the chequers team and an experienced negotiator and has a bright and cheerful manner and is friendly presence who loves nothing more than meeting both buyers and sellers and helping them with their property needs.

 

Teresa Beakhouse - Administrator and Receptionist 

Hard working mum Teresa has been with chequers for more than six years and is our ‘go to girl’ when we need our details prepared and appointments made. Great with customers and fast on the keyboard Teresa’s a pivotal member of our team and always willing to assist buyers and sellers with their day to day enquiries

 

Marianne Smallridge - Administrator and Receptionist 

Marianne has been with the team for more than two years and knows all there is to know about our office systems and plays a prime role in the preparation of property details and advertisements. Marianne is always pleased to help with customer enquiries and has a calm head in those busy times when it seems ’the phone never stops’