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Here at Tortoise Property we have built a team of people that believe that there is ‘something better’ from an Estate or Letting agent. If you have a home you are proud of but have decided to move or an investment property that requires professional management, our services have been designed for you.

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Your Property | Your Way

At Tortoise we have a clear aim of delivering our services for Your Property, Your Way. We have concentrated on understanding how our clients would like to sell properties, buy properties & have investment properties managed.

Meet the team

Meet the people behind the brand, local experts with local market knowledge

Mike Matthews

Mike Matthews

Property Manager

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Mike Matthews started Tortoise in 2007 after a career in the financial services industry that began in 1992. This background has given him experience & qualifications in lettings & property management, financial planning, mortgages & investments through working in various roles with Countrywide & Haarts. With this career & his 14 years of being a landlord & holder of a portfolio of local properties in the Peterborough area, he is able to give expert, balanced, practical & relevant advice & service to clients, whether buying, selling or looking for a property. Mike & his partner have strong family ties in Peterborough going back generations & still continue to live locally as Hampton residents with their daughter.

Chris Plummer

Chris Plummer

Relationship Manager

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Chris Plummer joined Tortoise in January 2015. Chris' role as our relationship manager ensures that constant communication is made between all our buyers & vendors. Chris has extensive knowledge of the sale & purchasing process, having worked within both the mortgage & residential sales industries. Having previously worked for a large national e-conveyancing business,being a partner within an online estate agency & also being a qualified & practising mortgage broker, Chris is well rounded & experienced in the complete cycle of property sales. Chris & his family are local Hampton residents having settled in Peterborough a decade ago.

Helen Bliszczak

Helen Bliszczak

Property Manager

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Helen Bliszczak joined Tortoise in 2009. Helen is one of the first points of contact for prospective tenants via telephone or email, & along with the rest of the team, also conducts accompanied viewings with people looking for properties to rent. Helen coordinates the fundamental administration of the office, from liaising with outside agencies for referencing & insurance policies, to completing opening & closing inventories & organising the payment of fees & rent. This integral role requires an expert knowledge in a vast array of subjects, & a great appreciation of organising the administration around you & your time, which Helen undoubtedly provides. Helen & her family again have strong family ties in Peterborough & moved to the Hampton area over a dozen years ago, being one of the initial first few hundred residents.

Roger Tarrier

Roger Tarrier

Property Manager

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Roger's role at Tortoise includes arranging viewings of properties to let, check ins of new tenants, check outs of tenants, compiling inventory's, inspections, arranging maintenance works & dealing with customer enquiries. As a Property Manager Roger work with Landlords, Tenants and Tradesmen. Communication & organization is essential to ensure properties are presented well, ready for check ins & remedial works completed as quickly as possible & to a high standard.

Donovan Bell

Donovan Bell

Online Services Manager

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Can any other agency boast about having a dedicated Techie? Donovan Bell joined Tortoise in 2014 with ten years of experience in the IT sector. During this time, he worked as an account manager at a digital agency working for clients such as the BBC, Grand Designs and Ideal Home Show gaining valuable experience and expertise in digital marketing which we make good use of here at Tortoise. Donovan is responsible for the technical development of our website and management of our online presence. He is the man who will ensure that thousands of potential buyers and tenants will see your property when it is posted across all of our marketing channels including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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So What's My Next Steps?

So, now you've found out all about us here at Tortoise, the people that will look after all of your property needs. Now the next step is to take a look at the menu at the top of the page and decide which of our services suit your requirements. Or if you have any questions what so ever, then be sure to just give us a call on 01733 592020.


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