About Us

We are an Independent estate agent focusing on Colchester, Chelmsford and Surrounding Villages, this means you can be confident when selling with Patrick James Property Consultants that your home will be shown to all the right buyers. We pride ourselves on being credible and a joy to work with and we work hard for our clients, providing a highly personalised and bespoke service that is directly tailored to your individual needs.

Patrick James Property Consultants will manage the sale of your home with the care it deserves, ensuring each decision maximises its value and ensures a smooth process from start to finish.Customer care is at the very heart of our business & our genuine love of property infused into every valuation, viewing, negotiation and completion.

We take the time to ensure the marketing of your home is perfect. What a difference good quality marketing can make. Your home needs to stand out! Photographs take time and need attention to detail; this is something we pride ourselves on. As an estate agent, we have always said "photos are a window into your home" and are there to entice buyers through the door. Every client has their own needs, therefore we will put together a bespoke marketing strategy that suits your home and meets your individual requirements with a range of brochure choices & marketing campaigns.

Meet Our Team


Position : Director

Nicholas has over 17 years of experience in estate agency, starting as a junior at the age of 15. His Love for estate agency has never been lost. He has a real desire to impress at every opportunity and is heavily involved in the day to day running of Patrick James. Having worked for both independent & corporate estate agents, Nicholas is determined to offer a personal service to both sellers & buyers. All of our property marketing efforts benefit from his direction and meticulous design and photographic skills.


Position : Marketing & Social

Having worked in multiple countries such as China, Spain, and Greece, Its fair to say that Julie is well traveled and has an expansive understanding of the property market. However, as they say, there is no place like home; we may not have a yellow brick road to follow, but we certainly have bright yellow office thats easy to find & call home. Julie has a keen eye for photography & takes care of all things Social Media for Patrick James, Her friendly and professional approach is recognized by colleagues and clients alike.


Position : Administrator

If you ask any Estate Agent who the real boss of the office is, most will tell you the Administrator. In charge of everything and everyone, Kathy ensures all the properties are added same day, money laundering checks are carried out, ID is on file, floor plans are done and EPCs are booked. Helping everyone with their day to day tasks along with her own, Kathy is a real asset to Patrick James Property Consultants.