The ATTIK Story
ATTIK is an estate agents made up of a collective of individuals with a few awesome traits in common. The team at ATTIK are firstly passionate about properties, interiors and people, they are committed to providing creative, design lead property marketing to ensure their customers achieve the best possible price for their property, excellent communication skills and understanding the desires and timescales of their buyers and sellers, being flexible in their approach to estate agency and working hours, providing appointment times when you the customer are available and their caring, professional nature means they intuitively want your moving process to be as stress free and enjoyable as possible.
The team take enormous pride in their estate agency and offer a number of ancillary services and although it is not a necessity to book any additional services, they have been found to enhance the customer experience and price achieved for the property, these include:
– House clearances
– Property staging
– Upgraded, bespoke marketing packages
– Mortgages, insurance, investments and will writing
– Coaching and healing for our clients in sensitive situations
// Managing Director & Co-Founder //
Katie decided to follow her true calling with a passion for property, working alongside her husband Mike they decided to create a unique and empathetic estate agent that we know and love today. Katie brings a wealth of knowledge from her experience working locally at a corporate and an independent estate agent for several years. She also draws excellent experience in customer service with a personable touch from when she previously owned an events management company.
Katie is the heart and soul of ATTIK. Even though she is the Managing Director, you will find her answering the phone, booking valuations and speaking with our wonderful customers. She applies her passion for people and property into all that she does. Katie is friendly and well known for being an energy healer, having practised for over 10 years she focuses on alternative healing techniques to help align our customer’s property and life goals. She works closely with our customers emotionally, spiritually and financially to ensure they get the very best outcome when buying or selling their property. Her warm and welcoming approach makes her stand out from the crowd.
In her spare time, you will likely find Katie at the North Norfolk coast with her two spaniels Biscuit and Bear. If she’s not on the beach, she will be with her husband, our Director Mike and stepson paddle boarding, river swimming or kayaking. Katie also enjoys cooking delicious meals inspired by different cultures and countries and takes time out to continue to develop her reiki skills.
// Director & Co-Founder //
Prior to ATTIK, Mike lived a diverse life with a varied career where he brings a range of knowledge and expertise to the business. He owned a tool hire company and then moved onto owning his own sound and light production business. Mikes passion for property shows as he has built his own house from scratch and meant when he and Katie opened Attik he could apply his great business knowledge and love for property together and support the company’s growth from the start and continues to be a huge support with everything we do.
Mike is the face of our sister company ATTIK Property Services which focuses on supporting people with house clearances and house staging services, which is a completely unique service to ATTIK. Mike’s keen eye and attention to detail means he knows how to present a property and achieve the best price which means with our exclusive service from ATTIK Property Service he is an absolute asset to the team. Mike particularly has an eye for all things antiques and retro, you will find he has plenty of memorabilia that he has collected over the years.
In his spare time, Mike enjoys spending time with our Managing Director and Wife, Katie, his son, their two spaniels, Biscuit and Bear exploring on long walks, especially along the coast to see the sunset. Mike also has a great passion for cars, owning his own supercar which he enjoys driving at track days and sometimes to appointments, so keep your eyes peeled.
Kim has been in the estate agency industry for the last 5 and half years, gaining a wealth of knowledge and experience along the way. Starting out as a Sales Progressor at a corporate agent at the start of her career after joining from an insurance company and was quick to climb the ladder. Kim has a love for property and a real passion for people and customer service which she applies every day to her role as Branch Manager. Kim joined ATTIK in 2020 after being off work for over 6 months furloughed and has been ecstatic to be working for ATTIK since.
After coming to ATTIK from a corporate agent, Kim tells every customer she meets and friend she sees what a difference ATTIK’s approach is to estate agency is and how proud she is to work for a company that put the customer at the heart of everything they do.
Kim is passionate about providing fantastic customer service which shines through with her vibrant personality. Kim continues to work hard to achieve goals set for her and the team and has achieved an excellent track record of customer satisfaction during her time in the industry.
Outside of the office, Kim enjoys socialising with friends and family, going out for brunch and exploring the scenery Norfolk and Suffolk has to offer.
Kim also enjoys cooking and is always trying new things in the kitchen and going away and seeing new places in the UK and overseas with her friends as well as having a love for football and enjoys going to matches across the country.
Our Suffolk viewings representative has lived in the town for many years, some may even remember back in the day when he was part of the local constabulary…
Nothing is too much trouble for Julian and his personable approach puts viewers at ease instantly.
Well known as Pappa Bear Julian, he is father to three daughters and has four grandchildren and another on the way, all of which keeps him very busy!
// Property Consultant & ADMINISTRATOR //
Chloe is one of our Property Consultants and has been with us since the start of 2020 and was a huge support to ATTIK throughout the pandemic. She brings over 10 years of administration and office experience and wanted to apply her great customer service skills to something she was passionate about. Since joining ATTIK she helps with the day-to-day office duties and ensuring things are running smoothly. You will always find Chloe helping out the team when needed by booking viewings, arranging valuations, and organising all of our new instructions.
Chloe has been married to her husband Gary since 2014 and has a wonderful 8-year-old son. When not at work, Chloe is partial to a jigsaw puzzle, recently completing her largest which was over 1,000 piece puzzle! She enjoys days out with her family, time with friends and family, including the newest member of her family, her lovely nephew and enjoys her home gym which she and her husband created over lockdown.
// Property Consultant //
Emma joined ATTIK recently and her passion for property has exceeded anything that we could have expected. Emma is a qualified hairdresser and beauty therapist with her own business but her love for property means she joined us in our Halesworth branch as a Property Consultant and mainly spends her days on viewings throughout Suffolk and loves meeting new viewers and sellers each day. Even with no sales experience, Emma sold her first property with us after only being with us for a few days.
When Emma isn’t wowing customers on viewings, she can be found enjoying days out with her daughter and husband, catching up with friends and family and enjoys wine tasting and going on holiday to different destinations.
// Property Consultant & ADMINISTRATOR //
Claudia has over 2 years’ experience in the property industry gaining knowledge and experience at a local agent. Claudia can regularly be found writing property descriptions, editing our fantastic photos and sourcing information from our vendors for prospective purchasers, along with updating our social media on our day-to-day tasks and travels.
Claudia joined the team as a Property Consultant in 2021 working alongside the admin team and works closely with Mike to ensure all our new instructions have a fantastic write-up.
Outside of work Claudia is a mum to her lovely one-year-old daughter and has a partner of 5 years. She enjoys taking her daughter to swimming lessons, and has two pet rabbits, Simba and Muffin. Claudia is also a keen tarot reader and likes to practice this in her spare time.
// In-House Photographer //
Sophie has over 15 years’ experience working in Early Years and last year she decided to take the leap and pursue her passion in photography, which is when she joined the ATTIK team as their in-house photographer.
In her spare time, she enjoys taking her Bedlington whippet for walks, gardening, paddle boarding and spending time with her friends and family.
// Property Consultant & Sales Negotiator //
Vicki brings a wealth of experience to ATTIK and possess great local knowledge and fantastic customer service skills. She has been in the property industry over 10 years and is a strong and reliable member of the ATTIK team as a Sale Negotiator and Property Consultant. Vicki has a fantastic relationship with all of our customers, which is effortless because of her absolute passion for customer service and always goes over and above everyone for anyone she deals with. She is very hands-on with all aspects of her role and can be found in the Dereham branch enjoying cuddles from Biscuit and Bear.
Vicki has two dogs of her own, Bonnie and Boris and is happily married with 3 children. In her spare time, you will find her experimenting with gluten-free recipes so she can continue to enjoy her most loves foods and socialising with her friends. You can often find Vicki with a paintbrush in hand as she has a keen eye for upcycling furniture.
BEAR & BISCUIT
// Stress Relivers and Cuddle Givers //
Bear & Biscuit the resident stress relievers and cuddle givers. During working hours you will find Bear and Biscuit curled up under one of the teams’ desks, waiting for cuddles and treats, they also accompany viewings and valuations in the hope of exploring new places to have a run-around.
On the weekends you will find both Bear & Biscuit taking part in their favourite hobby, swimming! Well known for sea and freshwater swimming they have quite the social media following!