Chris is one of the Region’s most experienced estate agents, having started work in the industry on leaving school in 1978. Working exclusively in the North East, Chris has established an enviable reputation and a detailed knowledge of the market. Becoming somewhat disillusioned with ‘corporate’ agency, Chris established Goodfellows in June 2015 with the aim of harmonising traditional values with the best of modern technology.
Chris lives with his wife Sylvia, daughter Amelia and pets Polly, a Cairn terrier and 2 cats, Rumba and Buster. With a passion for Northumbrian and social history, Northern art and an eclectic taste in music, Chris also enjoys walking and occasional gardening.
Lynne is recognised as one of the area’s best known estate agents, and is known for her cool, calm approach using her experience and negotiating skills to get the best for everyone. Lynne has always been in demand, working for estate agents within Ponteland before joining the Goodfellows team in 2018 as Office Manager.
Lynne has been a resident of Ponteland for 28 years, living with her partner Colin and labrador, Keira. Lynne has 2 adult children and enjoys walking the dog, eating out, cinema, theatre, city breaks and holidays in the sun as well as watching football and tennis.
James has worked within local estate agency since 2003 after a 5 year stint in Creative Design and Marketing. James is well known throughout the area for his friendly approachable manner, always keen to provide helpful assistance and advice on selling and buying your ideal home. James joined Goodfellows as Sales & Valuations Manager in 2017.
Brought up in Ponteland, James likes to spend time with family and friends, whilst his interests include mountain biking, motor sport and photography.
Sylvia has considerable business experience, running a successful contract cleaning business for over 20 years, as well as more recently a popular lifestyle shop/workshop. It was on selling that business that Sylvia joined Goodfellows to help out with the ‘family’ business. Sylvia has a friendly, helpful manner and will often be seen out showing prospective buyers and tenants around properties.
Sylvia lives in Woolsington with husband Chris, daughter Amelia, 2 cats and a dog. Sylvia still enjoys running her cleaning business, walking, cycling, politics, crafts and a good drama…
Jayne has enjoyed an extensive and successful career in sales across Europe, the Gulf States and the Far East, before returning to the family business on the arrival of her daughters, Maxine and Natasha, before branching out into consultancy and event management.
After joining a corporate estate agency in 2016, gaining valuable experience dealing in property throughout Northumberland, Cumbria, Newcastle and Durham, Jayne was keen to return to a more service led approach to agency, joining Goodfellows in May 2021 as a Sales and Lettings Advisor.
Jayne enjoys spending time in the company of her family, friends and dog, Alfie, and also enjoys cooking, walking, travelling and racket sports. Jayne is also an avid reader and is a regular of Netflix, loving a good drama.
With over 10 years of experience advising and managing within the world of property finance, Gerard is perfectly placed to help you achieve your next home. Whether this is a residential property of your dreams, a Buy to Let, or simply looking to remortgage, Gerard can support you through it all.
An appointment with Gerard is free, without any obligation, and can be conducted either face to face, or entirely over the phone for your absolute convenience. Paper free and hassle free, you'll never need to look elsewhere. What's more, Gerard will support your mortgage right through to the completion stages, ensuring you always have an expert to hand, taking care of everything, so you can get on with your day.