Ben began his career as a Junior Negotiator with a large corporate company.
After vigorous training and experience, he was instrumental in quickly developing ‘Stoneacre Properties’ which has grown into a leading sales and lettings Estate Agency.
His friendly and proactive attitude and strong area knowledge has set
the benchmark for the high quality service that Stoneacre Properties has to offer.
Ben is now a Director of various property service and investment related companies and works alongside investors to advance their property portfolios.
Likes: Anything and Everything Property, Buying and Selling Car Registration Plates, Music, Eating Out, Cars!
Simon has worked within the Estate Agency industry for over 35 years and has a wealth of experience in all aspects of the property market. Having spent most of his career working in London, Simon is able to offer unique and exciting marketing ideas, therefore achieving the best results for our clients.
Likes: Watching and playing football (especially Arsenal), Walking his dog (Mr. Gilbert), European Trips, Eating out and spending time with my kids.
Branch Marketing Coordinator
After running his own leading marketing agency for many successful years, Michael was persuaded to come out of retirement by MD, Ben Jacobs. He has established himself as a valued member of our Whitkirk team.
His negotiating skills have earned him excellent reviews from all of his clients. Michael’s enthusiasm for the property industry makes him a perfect candidate for this role.
Likes: Watching Leeds United, playing Golf and walking his dog, (Ruby).
Peter Davies MNAEA
Commercial Sales and Lettings
Peter has been active within the property market for over 20 years and has a vast amount of knowledge within all sections of the industry. His enthusiasm, drive and determination has steered ‘Stoneacre Commercial’ to become a strong and successful Leeds Commercial Agency, offering Sales and Lettings.
Likes: Spending time gardening, Walking in the country, eating out, Exploring foreign cities, Family time.
Monika has many years' experience in various sectors within the service industry, but she finds this the most exciting sector to be involved in.
Monika loves the fast and busy atmosphere and working with such great and experienced people. She is always looking forward to the next day. Her spare time is mostly spent running around feeling like there isn’t enough time. However, ironically, running is an integral part of her life. She is a creative
person and photography is a way of expressing this..
Likes: Running, Photography, Travelling.
Sophie joined our team in the busy period of 2014, after graduating from Sixth Form she joined the Whitkirk team full-time as a Trainee Sales Negotiator on an apprenticeship scheme. Sophie has excelled in her apprenticeship period, so much so, that she has recently been taken on as a full time negotiator. Her interest in the property market, local area knowledge and warm personality make her a perfect candidate for our busy Whirkirk branch.
Likes: Shopping, Spending lots of money and spending time with friends and family.
‘Tracey began working at the Stoneacre in January 2015 to assist with the busy weekend workload and is now Whitkirk’s regular weekend Negotiator, dealing with both the sales and local rental market. Tracey is enthusiastic and prides herself on excellent client care. She has become a valued member of the team
Likes: Going to the gym, hunting for vintage gems for her house and spending time with her family.
Having worked in a property management background, Cath also brings experience from a legal perspective on the sales side and has worked as a PA in various past roles. Joining Stoneacre in August 2014 was “just the best thing”, she says, and she has embraced her Accounts Administrator role with a passion.
Likes: Enjoys live music, Baking, Literature and the odd sweet!
With over 20 years in the financial services industry, Mark can offer our
clients financial advice in all areas including mortgages, insurance, pensions and investments. Mark’s mortgage advice extends to cover residential purchases and remortgages, buy to let mortgages and commercial property finance. Mark is based at our Chapel Allerton branch and is available both there and at Whitkirk at flexible times to suit you.
Likes: Playing in a Racketball League, Eating out, Walking his dog (Bella).
Errol joined the Stoneacre Mortgages team as a fully qualified mortgage
advisor who also has over 14 years’ experience in both the residential investment property sector. He can offer both mortgage and protection advice on residential and buy to let mortgages or re-mortgages.
Errol is based at our Chapel Allerton branch and is available both there and at Whitkirk at flexible times to suit you.
Likes: Motorcycle trials riding, Snowboarding, 5 a side football, Music, Eating out.
Office Dog (The boss!)
George joined Stoneacre Properties aged 15 weeks with absolutely no experience whatsoever yet has become the most popular Estate Agent in Leeds! He has made a meteoric rise up the company ranks, through his leadership, boundless energy and enthusiasm. His duties include licking stamps and greeting all our clients! George is a very busy chap who splits his time equally between our branches, as you can see below in our feature “A Working Day in The Life of George”
Likes: Walking, Eating, Barking, Sleeping, and Playing.
Our branch opening hours are:
09:00 - 18:00
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09:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 17:00
We are also available for out of hours appointments.
Stoneacre Properties are always on the lookout for enthusiastic and dedicated people who strive to make a difference within an organisation.
We are a rapidly growing business and are actively looking for outstanding individuals who are driven by results and success and we would also like to hear from Property and Building Professionals who would like to discuss mutual opportunities with us.
Please submit your enquiry to
Property / Maintenance Manager
Due to the expansion of our company, an exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of 'Property / Maintenance Manager' within our busy North Leeds (Head Office) Letting Department.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working and organised individual who is able to work as part of a team.
We are a modern, proactive and energetic team serving the general public within the property market across Leeds.
With an individual property management portfolio of around 150 properties, the successful candidate must be an organised, hard-working and professional individual.
Competitive Salary Structure and Career Progression opportunities.
Applicants should possess:
- Ideally candidates should have 1 years’ experience woking within property management - This is not essential if you are a strong, motivated applicant who is able to learn quickly.
- Driving license
- Excellent problem solving, communication and team-working skills
The main duties for this role will include:
- Property / repairs management using office software and liaising directly with contractors, landlords and tenants
- Inventories and condition reports
- Check in's and check out's
- Move in's and preparation of contracts
- Management of safety certificates
- Deposit bond management
- Assist the team by answering phones in a professional, friendly manner
Our fast paced, professional North Leeds Estate Agency, needs YOU!