Andy joined Jackson Green & Preston in 1982 as a Trainee Surveyor and became a Partner in 1992. Specialising in home sales, residential surveys and rental valuations. Andy has over 30 years experience of working in the Grimsby, Cleethorpes and surrounding villages. He loves to travel and explore different countries and cultures with a particular passion for buildings and architecture. A long suffering Grimsby Town fan and season ticket holder, he still manages to play mid week cricket, albeit at a much more refined pace than in his youth!!
Rachel Hobson qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1996 after undertaking an Honours degree in Urban Estates Surveying in Nottingham and subsequently working for the Valuation Office and agents in the North and North East Lincolnshire areas. She joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 1998 and was made a Partner in 2001. As a General Practice Surveyor Rachel carries out a variety of Surveying tasks within the firm and particularly specialises in the provision of Homebuyer Reports and is proud to be the Surveyor to the Enrolled Freemen of Grimsby. In addition Rachel sits on the local Housing Development Board. Rachel also gives advice on sales and lettings of both residential and commercial property in her capacity as Estate Agent. In her spare time she enjoys time out with her family and the arts, particularly theatre and singing. Rachel has sung in a Choir since she was 11 and is currently a member of the Grimsby Bach Choir.
Kevin Broadhurst BSc (Hons) MRICS Partner RICS Registered Valuer Kevin joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 1999 as a Trainee Surveyor and completed his studies at Sheffield Hallam University. Kevin was elected a professional member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2007 and is also an RICS registered valuer. Kevin advises clients in all aspects of residential and commercial property with particular expertise in Leasehold Enfranchisement. Kevin is a member of the Association of Leasehold Enfranchisement Practitioners. A father of 4 Kevin spends most of his spare time with family and friends and is a keen Manchester United football fan.
Mandy joined Jackson Green and Preston in 1998 and has become an integral part of the Management Team. Her original job role was in the Accounts Department but in 2003 she was offered the position of Practice Manager which, she accepted. Mandy is also an Associate Member of The Guild of Property Professionals. Her role oversees a variety of tasks which include, advising the Partners on various issues, human resources, IT, recruitment, staff training, project management of office refurbishments and implementing changes of legislation relevant to the business. In her spare time she enjoys going to the gym and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Ellis initially joined the company in 2012 as an Office Junior and progressed to a Sales Receptionist. Ellis is an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. Currently, she is working in the Property Department, dealing with new property instructions and putting them on the market. Her interests include travelling abroad, socialising with friends and walking her dog Oscar.
Jane has been with the company since October 2015 and has now progressed to the role of Secretary. Jane is also an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. Her hobbies include watching football, travelling and socialising with friends and family alike.
Elaine is a Sales Receptionist and has now worked for Jackson Green Preston since 2012. She has a wide knowledge of the Lettings and Sales departments having previously worked as one of our Viewing Representatives and offers help and advice to our customers either in the office or over the telephone. Elaine is also an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. Elaine’s interests are travel, Lindy Hop dancing and the 1940s and enjoys attending 1940s weekends.
Judy has been Secretary to the Partners for 20 years. Her role involves working closely with the Partners, organising their diaries and arranging free valuations and surveys, and generally trying to ensure the smooth running of their day. Judy is an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. In her spare time she enjoys holidaying, preferably in the sun!, reading, walking and socialising with family and friends.
Lorraine joined Jackson, Green & Preston at their Cleethorpes office in June 2016 following their acquisition of Bacons Property Management. She started working for Bacons in 2011 and was responsible for inventories and checkout inspections on rented properties. Lorraine is now a Viewing Representative and is being trained to produce the floor plans used on our property brochures. Lorraine is also an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. Outside of the office environment she enjoys walking her dogs and time spent with her family.
Debbie joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 2013 as one of the Partners' secretaries. Her role involves managing the Partners' diaries and typing correspondence in relation to Lease Extensions and Freehold Reversions. Debbie is an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. In her leisure time she enjoys gardening, spending time with her family and walking her dogs.
Ben joined Jackson, Green & Preston in 2018 as a Viewing Representative, showing clients round our sales and rental properties. Ben is currently studying Real Estate at Sheffield Hallam University and, therefore, has an interest in property. Ben is an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. He is a Grimsby Town supporter and enjoys spending time with friends and family when he is not working.
Jo has worked at the Cleethorpes office as a Receptionist since August 2015, although she also previously worked for Jackson Green and Preston as a Viewing Representative. Jo is an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. She job shares with her colleague Kelly, the office is a small and friendly branch of Jackson, Green & Preston. Jo has many active interests which include bowling, cycling, walking, golf and going to the gym, she also enjoys going to the cinema and socialising with friends and family.
Sue works part-time in the Sales Accounts Department since joining Jackson, Green & Preston in 2012. Sue is an Associate Member of the Guild of Property Professionals. In her spare time, Sue enjoys taking part in Zumba classes, cooking, country walks, holidaying abroad and socialising with her friends.