Happy professionals at atwel james estate agency team

Our team of qualified professionals are always happy to help, here’s your chance to get to know them a bit better.

Mohammed Habib

Mr Habib has been working in Estate Agencies for almost 10 years. Working alongside more experienced colleagues he has gained a particular expertise in Residential Property Lettings and Management. Mr Habib has been involved with Atwel James Estate Agency’s Head Office in Manchester for the last couple of years, taking on the role of Lettings & Accounts Administrator.

Working with Atwel James Estate Agents, Mr Habib has excelled in tenant and landlord relations. He enjoys assisting and encouraging others, whether they are colleagues or clients, he is always on hand to offer his experience and the pearls of his wisdom. He has an excellent work ethic and produces results.

Alister Button

Mr Button has been in the Property Industry for over 30 years, he started out in his family business and then moved onto working for a National Estate Agency Brand, before taking an early retirement in 2010.

In 2014, the opportunity to be part of Atwel James Estate Agents lured Mr Button out of retirement, and since joining our team on a part time basis, he has brought along with him his extensive wisdom and knowledge, which is for all to see. He is a larger than life character and excels at debt collecting and public relations.

Abid Kahn

Mr Kahn comes from a finance background. Over a period of 10 years he built up his start up Property Finance Company into one of the North West’s most successful Finance Companies, even during the turbulent financial crisis of 2008. After consolidating his market position post financial crisis, Mr Kahn sold his business in favour of taking a gap year to pursue his passion for travelling and watching cricket.

Mr Kahn, joined the Atwel James Estate Agents team in 2016. Prior to starting with our company, he underwent extensive training with our Property management System in London. He excelled at his first role with the company at the Manchester Office, his devotion to the business has assisted him to go up within the company, becoming the Branch Manager of our Bolton Branch in such a short period of time, supervising 3 members of the team.

Sam Sheikh

Mr Sheikh had been involved in Customer Services with his previous employment for over 20 years and has a passion for property. When Mr Sheikh had the opportunity to join the team at Atwel James Estate Agents, he saw it as ‘his calling’.

In the 2 years that Mr Sheikh has been part of the Atwel James Estate Agents Team he has been able to harness his passion for property as well as his experience in Customer Services to create a unique concept within the industry. Mr Sheikh has championed our ‘Dedicated Property Manager Service’ and ‘Transparency’. Mr Sheikh has become our Landlord Relationship Manager and has the ability to communicate and understand the requirements of Landlords and Vendors. His devotion, dedication and work ethic to meet Landlord’s expectations is second to none. He is very approachable and understanding, which has led him to creating an excellent rapport with Landlords.

Steph Leigh

Miss Leigh comes to the Atwel James Estate Industry team from her previous role within the travel industry. She is experienced at marketing and has excellent technical ability with both IT and in a short period has gained comprehensive knowledge of our property management software. She has shone in marketing of properties and markets properties across all platforms including websites, major property portals, social media as well as print.
She understands clients’ needs within the industry and follows protocols and procedures. She is articulate at keeping everyone informed with regards to progress of matters.

Megan Roberts

Miss Roberts started her apprenticeship in Property Sales and Lettings after she completed school in Manchester. She has worked across all departments within Estate Agencies from Sales to Lettings to Marketing. She now has over 4 years of industry knowledge and with her friendly nature, her passion for learning new things her enthusiasm has passed onto to both colleagues and clients. Her current role with Atwel James Estate Agents is as a Sales and Lettings Negotiator, which she approaches with diligence and patience to ensure that every move is a dream move, without compromising on protocols, procedures and the legal requirements of the industry.

Mark Hicks

Mr Hicks was a late bloomer, taking an apprenticeship within our maintenance department after migrating to Manchester approximately 10 years ago. He now leads his own team of tradesman, providing a 7 day service and covering all aspects of building maintenance from demolition to roofs. Mr Hicks is a well liked member of the team and has a keen eye for detail, ensuring that no job is signed until the Landlord is provided with photographic evidence, of both prior and after completion of works. He makes it a point that the customer is always right, before producing the invoices. He particularly looks forward to Friday’s as it gives him an opportunity to look back at all his hard work that he has done over the week.