Our Staff

Williams of Petersfield is an Independent Estate Agency providing excellent service from both our sales and lettings departments. We pride ourselves on our conscientious, friendly approach and our aim is to make your time with us a positive one.

Our Petersfield offices opened in April 2000 initially focusing on the local sales market. Having built a strong reputation for service and professionalism, Williams of Petersfield launched a residential lettings office in 2004 which has continued to go from strength to strength.

So, should you be looking for a new home, wish to either sell, or rent you can be assured that Williams of Petersfield is the estate agency to call.

Colin Williams - Director

Colin has lived in the Petersfield area for over 25 years and has an extensive knowledge of the local environment. In 1997, Colin joined a large corporate estate agency and rapidly rose through the ranks to become a regional sales manager. Disillusioned with the level of customer care provided, he decided to establish an independent agency and build a business that prides itself on the personal touch it can offer clients. “I believe in an honest and hands on approach, customers should feel like they are valued – not just another statistic on a targets board”

Julie Mantakis - Manager

Julie has worked within the industry for almost 15 years, in and around the local area.

Initially Julie started out by managing an inventory company . From the ‘grass roots’ in the industry she has worked her way through the inventory preparation, property management, inspecting, conducting thorough check outs, co-ordinating new tenancies and managing end of tenancies. This Wealth of experience gives Julie an in-depth understanding of the lettings market. In recent years, Julie has immersed herself in the local sales market so she can now boast a wealth of experience in both sectors of the property market. Of particular interest to Julie is marketing, “Taking the time to present properties in the best way is vital and helps us to attract the right sort of buyers and tenants.”

Linda MacCallum - Assistant Manager

Linda has lived in the Petersfield area with her husband for over thirty years and has three grown up children who attended the local schools, so she has a wide knowledge of the area. Linda has been an estate agent in Petersfield for over 10 years and enjoys the customer facing aspect of her role in the business. Customer service is something that Linda prides herself on and will work tirelessly to help our customers find their dream home and is especially efficient at processing sales through to exchange of contracts and completion. “I work hard to ensure our customers feel they are in a safe pair of hands.”

Declan Pawsey - Property Adviser

Declan is our youngest member of the team. A well-mannered and polite individual, he impressed the directors with his strong work ethic and “nothing is too much trouble” attitude. With a background in customer services, Declan prides himself of building good report with our clients and is always eager to increase his knowledge base. Even as our youngest member, Declan has now worked with us for several years and has become an established member of the team.

Debbie Hardingham - Administrator

Debbie has worked in the industry for 7 years. She’s responsible for referencing applicants, drawing up tenancy agreements and dealing with all maintenance issues. Debbie has a vast amount of banking knowledge having spent 10 years working for a large banking group. Debbie’s administration skills means she is at the heart of the office and ensures that ‘all things admin’ are kept shipshape. “I believe in having good systems to ensure everything gets done when its supposed to”

Jonathan Peachey - Mortgage Advisor

Jonathan has lived in the area for over 40 years. He began his career as a financial advisor for Prudential. Gaining a wealth of experience in customer care, he established JP Mortgage Services in 2002 offering bespoke financial advice, specialising in property finance. Jonathan has access to the whole market and has contacts with smaller lenders able to help clients in unusual situations.