Meet The Team
David Plaister MNAEA MARLA MNAVA
Born and raised in Weston-super-Mare and boasting circa 40 years of property related experience, David has a wealth of knowledge and experience dealing with every aspect of the industry. David is also a qualified property auctioneer and holds regular property and charity auctions, adding to the variety of services David Plaister Ltd has to offer.
A country man at heart, in his spare time David enjoys shooting and skiing as hobbies and spending time outdoors with the dogs in the garden or working on his small holding, where he rears pigs, sheep, pheasants and poultry.
Katrina Plaister MNAEA
Katrina has supported her husband David since he began in business many years ago. She previously worked as an Interior Designer but is now enjoying being fully involved in the day to day running and operations of our busy office in North Somerset.
Katrina also is an avid gardener, where she spends most of her time pottering around her vegetable plot with her beloved dogs, Mable and Margot. Her favourite holiday which she looks forward to every year is skiing in the mountains with her husband and group of friends.
Edward Plaister MNAEA
Ed is a qualified member of NAEA and has built a strong foundation of understanding and expertise within the industry over the last 6 years. He absolutely thrives in the excitement and diversity David Plaister Ltd has to offer in today’s competitive market.
Ed previously spent a considerable amount of time in Europe teaching his passion of skiing and now has set his roots in North Somerset, enjoying everything the West Country has to offer.
Louise Burt MNAEA MARLA
With circa 20 years of experience in property management and letting, Louise is the font of all knowledge. Her friendly and enthusiastic manner is impeccably placed for our busy lettings department. Together with Lucy, we have the perfect team for all things 'Letting'. Louise is fully qualified in Residential Lettings and Property Management (MARLA) plus Residential Sales (MNAEA).
When Louise is not advising clients in the world of lettings, she will be spending time with her husband, two children and dog, or socialising with friends.
Sales and Auctions Manager
Chloé has previously had a vibrant five years of travelling around the world and living in New Zealand but has since decided to settle in the UK and get involved in the exciting industry of property. Chloé predominantly runs David Plaister Ltd’s Sales and Auctions departments, enjoying the fast-paced environment of the property world.
Most are unaware of Chloé’s digital marketing skillset, which she currently utilises to work alongside our Digital Marketing Executive to keep David Plaister Ltd ahead of the game. Chloé is also currently studying for the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) and National Association of Valuers and Auctioneers (NAVA) qualifications.
Gemma’s main role revolves around property viewings, spending the majority of her time showing prospective clients our sales and lettings properties. Gemma has an incredibly well-rounded skillset and has had experience in a variety of roles within our busy office, so she will always be on hand to assist, should you require.
Out of work Gemma enjoys country walks with her dog and spending time with her friends & family. She also has a passion for interior design and works on renovating houses with her husband.
Charley is responsible for a large proportion of viewings, focusing most of her time on introducing prospective purchasers to suitable properties and showing them around. Charley conducts viewings for our sales, lettings, auction and commercial properties whilst spending time finding perfect property matches for applicants searching for their ideal home.
Charley also makes regular contact with our Vendors to keep them updated on our marketing efforts for their property and is always ‘on hand’ to offer clients any additional feedback or advice. When Charley is not working, she can be found spending her time with her two horses: Kwaver and Breeze.
Freya’s role predominantly focuses on preparing our property particulars and marketing material before being listed on the market. Freya also handles a wide variety of sales administration tasks whilst liaising with vendors during the initial preparation phase and so much more. Her creative writing skills and attention to detail work hand in hand with creating a fantastic first impression when presenting our properties to the market.
Freya is Bristol born and bred and loves spending time in her favourite place with her friends; Clifton. In addition to her time spent at David Plaister Ltd, she delves into the beauty world as a professional make up artist, specialising in weddings.
Olivia gained her experience by working as a personal assistant to three lawyers at the leading law firm in Bristol and by working in Clifton as a bridal personal shopper. Her previous work experience highlights her creative nature and impeccable organisational skills.
Olivia is your first port of call - answering your phone calls and booking appointments. In addition, Olivia’s role revolves around administering and organising the entire office. She is friendly, approachable and eager to help with all of your enquiries. In her spare time Olivia explores her creativity through DIY projects, house renovations and has ambitions to complete a floristry course.
Lucy works alongside Louise within our busy lettings team, assisting her with all aspects of lettings and property management. Lucy finished her A Levels in 2018 and went straight into full time work at David Plaister Ltd, where she enjoys the fast-paced nature of the lettings industry.
Lucy’s friendly and helpful nature has been greatly placed and she is certainly a valued member of the team. Lucy is also studying for the ARLA (Association of Residential Letting Agents) qualification.
Digital Marketing Executive
Selina is a recent University graduate, having completed an undergraduate degree in Fashion Marketing and a Master’s degree in Enterprise & Entrepreneurship. She is now utilising her knowledge within digital marketing and graphic design to help elevate David Plaister Ltd.
Selina lives in Bristol and is enjoying the city life but also spends time in the country thanks to her passion for horses. In her spare time, she enjoys competing in British Eventing.