Amanda Ake is a property finder who lives and works in her area of search. She came to Bristol for university, moved away to live in London for eight years, and then to Perth, Australia for two years.
Drawn by her love of the South West, and Bristol in particular, she moved back from Australia in 1998 to live and work in Clifton in Bristol. Over the last 18 years she has lived in Bristol, North Somerset and Somerset, and has worked for Stacks Property Search for 12 of those years. In that time she has gained an in-depth knowledge of the area, and has built up an extensive network of contacts.
For those who know Bristol and the surrounding areas it’s easy to see why Amanda and her family chose this area to settle. The city of Bristol is constantly tipped by the media as one of the best cities to live in for a fantastic quality of life. It’s a place where families and professionals can enjoy a real work life balance that is sometimes difficult to achieve in London. There are great schools, transport links, community, shops, and even the international Bristol airport twenty minutes away.
Amanda now lives in Somerset in the village of Litton, which borders the picturesque Chew Valley. The country villages and suburbs on the outskirts of Bristol offer convenient access to the city, great local schools and communities This area is popular with her clients who want countryside living and all the benefits it can bring or who want their budget to go a little further than it would in the city enabling them to buy a bigger house and garden.
The estate agents and many property professionals and schools all know Amanda, and she is regularly approached for advice by agents and private individuals when they are thinking of selling. This network of contacts means that any client of Amanda’s is ahead of the game and on the top of the estate agents’ pile. She is totally committed to securing her clients the right property at the right price.
Amanda says, “I love working with my clients to find and secure them property, and really enjoy knowing that if it wasn’t for me they would never have found the property they will now call home”.