Meet the team of experts in our residential, commercial and land divisions that have over 130 years combined experience.
Director, Garry joined Best Property Services in 1980 - a fourth generation family business which has evolved over 130 years, to provide a comprehensive range of expertise across a full range of property services.
Garry is primarily involved in the Land Division Comprising Valuation, Sale, Acquisition, Letting, Negotiating Compensation etc. Garry has significant expertise in asset disposal and bank negotiations.
As a former Rugby player himself, and Uncle to Irish Rugby stars Rory Best OBE and Simon Best, Garry is obviously a keen fan of the sport and maintains his own fitness by regular walks, cycling and hiking in the Mourne Mountains.
Garry enjoys travelling with his wife and family of three. Garry once spent several months on horseback as a ranch hand in Texas, Montana and Kansas!
Garry is a Member of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, The Institute of Directors, NI Rural Valuers & Auctioneers and The Central Association of Agricultural Valuers. He had been a member of Vistage between 2003-2015.
Kerrie joined Best Property services in 2019 as Professional Services Administrator and also provides administration support to the Operations Director.
In addition, Kerrie supports the Residential Sales team and is involved in ensuring the office systems are quality assured & fully compliant.
Kerrie has significant administration skills, having previously trained as a personal assistant to a Director.
Outside office hours, Kerrie enjoys attending her local gym, spending time with family and friends and planning her next holiday.
With over 20 years' experience, Gerard is a key player in our Chartered Surveyors team - one of the largest in the region - with expertise in all aspects of Commercial Property Services.
Gerard specializes in valuation work for private and corporate clients. These range from valuation for financial institutions to valuations for Taxation, Probate and Court proceedings.
In his free time, Gerard enjoys the challenges of triathlons and has previously completed in a number of Ironman Challenges. When not training, he's still active as a dad of 3 girls. Their favourite family activity is trips to Tullymore Forest and Newcastle.
As an RICS registered valuer, Gerard provides property valuation advice for secured lending restructuring and business expansion.
Elizabeth is an integral part of the Best Property Services team as Senior Accounts Administrator.
Elizabeth is also part of the Land team, supporting farming clientele. She manages an extensive land letting portfolio which comprises over 100 landowners and approximately 3,200 acres of agricultural land.
At weekends Elizabeth enjoys walking her huskies, day trips on the motorbike with her husband and she has a keen interest in sewing and crafts.
Adrian has over 20 years' experience in the Newry & Mourne housing market and has been a key member of the Residential team with Best Property Services since 2004.
He specialises in Residential sales and provides market valuation advice on residential properties coming to the market.
Married to Sarah, Adrian has a young family of three children.
He enjoys coaching underage football at weekends and on the rare occasion he has any time to himself he enjoys football, walking and golf and travel.
Adrian has also extensive experience in advising clients in relation to residential lettings, as well as dealing with property acquisitions on their behalf.
Ciara is Director of Commercial Services within the agency and is primarily involved in Commercial transactions to include sales, lettings, valuations and acquisitions.
She also heads the Landlord and Tenant Department which specializes in providing advice on lease renewals, rent reviews, break clauses etc in addition to advising Corporate & Private clients on all property matters.
Ciara's knowledge and expertise gained over 2 decades ensures she is a highly respected professional with Commercial sectors.
At home, Ciara enjoys walking and running in Rostrevor and the Mournes area and enjoys travelling with her husband Michael and young family of two sons and a daughter.
Ciara is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, a professional accolade, demonstrating the highest standard of professionalism for members with over 20 years' expertise.
Working from our Dungannon and Newry offices, Conor has over 30 years' experience across a spectrum of property matters for both private and corporate clients.
As an RICS registered valuer, Conor provides expert valuation advice on a diverse range of domestic and commercial properties throughout Northern Ireland and border counties.
Advising developers on new housebuilding projects, Conor has successfully taken many housing projects to market and is regarded as an expert in this field.
Conor processes many Compulsory Purchase matters and is regularly called upon as an expert witness with regard to property related litigation.
Outside the office, Conor has a wide range of interests including boating, hiking and local history. Perfect relaxation for him would be swimming in the sea off the West Coast of Ireland or enjoying an Al Fresco picnic on a mountain top.
Conor is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors; Member of the Compulsory Purchase Association; Board member of Dungannon West Renewal; Board member of Dungannon Enterprise Centre and he is also on the Board of Governors of St Patrick's Primary School.
Working from Bests Dungannon and Newry offices, Samantha brings over a decade of experience in customer service, client relations and team management.
Samantha specialises in the sale of new homes and developments in the South Tyrone region.
Originally from New Zealand, Samantha used to swim competitively for her home country in her teens and was a National Female Champion for three consecutive years. She still loves watersports and enjoys surfing, the beach and exploring the history of Ireland. She's also creative and loves arts and home improvement projects.
Samantha's creative streak is a great asset in supporting the companies digital marketing and she is always looking at innovative ways to improve the purchase/selling process.
Jonathan joined Best Property Services in 2014 a graduate of Harper Adams University with a degree in Rural Property Management.
Jonathan comes from a farming background and is knowledgeable in supporting the land team dealing with farm and site sales and acquisitions.
Jonathan is an avid rugby fan following Ulster and Ireland and in his downtime he enjoys working on the family farm, consisting of arable and livestock enterprises alongside diversification into renewable energy.
Edwina, has been a leading member of the Best Property Services team since joining the company in 2004. She is primarily involved in the daily operation of Residential Sales & Lettings department.
As Director of Operations, Edwina ensures the business continues to focus on providing excellent customer service, excellence in property solutions, full regulatory compliance and best practice.
Some of her key competencies include residential sales and negotiation, business strategy, HR and people management, auditing, IT and Telecoms.
Edwina is a very passionate, energetic woman - who gives 100% at everything she approaches in the office and outside it. When not at her desk, Edwina is usually exercising at her local gym a few days a week or supporting her teenage son and daughter at football matches and music recitals. She loves her job in Best Property and her energy and enthusiasm for the delivering the best customer service is apparent on meeting her.
Edwina is a member of Property Mark (NAEA), the Guild of Property Professionals, is a Women in Business member and Women in Business Mentor.
Daragh has been with BPS for over 20 years and specialises in Commercial Agency and Valuation for funding, taxation and litigation. He also offers expertise in rent review/lease renewal for landlords or tenants.
He acts for a wide range of clients including private, public authorities and corporate bodies.
Daragh is a dedicated Coach for his local GAA Club underage teams and spends most of his week pitch side. He enjoys playing 5 - a - side soccer every week with friends to unwind.
As an RICS registered valuer, he has been appointed to the valuation panels of the main lenders within the Northern Ireland market, providing property valuation advice for secured lending, restructuring and business expansion.
Siobhan joined Best Property Services in 1989 and has gained extensive knowledge in all aspects of residential sales and lettings with particular expertise in sales of New Homes.
Siobhan is an expert member of the Residential team, highly focused on customer service, offering clear and concise advice and adopting a 'hands on' approach which delivers results for her clients.
Siobhan is married with three children, a son aged 18 and two daughters. Her girls are avid Irish Dancers and attend dance practice up to 6 nights a week and Siobhan's weekends are often spent at Feis's across Ireland.
Siobhan is a member of Women in Business.
Brian has been with Best Property Services for over two decades and has amassed significant expertise in a range of property services, particularly specializing in Compulsory Purchase. Brian has significant expertise dealing with claims for roads and pipe schemes across in Northern Ireland.
Brian is a Fellow of the RICS, a professional accolade for over 20 years' experience. Brian undertakes valuations on commercial, industrial, agricultural and residential properties and he is also an approved commercial energy assessor.
He is regularly called upon as an expert witness with regard to property related litigation.
Brian is a keen golfer and has Captained Warrenpoint Golf Club 2018/19.
Brian is a Member of the Rural Valuers Association and a Member of the Compulsory Purchase Association.
Rose joined Best Property services in 2019 as Front of House and also provides administration support to the Residential sales team. Rose also supports the digital marketing function for the agency.
Rose is an adventurer loves to travel and is always planning the next trip. Rose enjoys spending time with family, socializing with friends and the family dog Molly ensures she takes regular walks!
Rose has a wealth of experience in delivering excellent customer service having previously worked in Retail Management and she excels in a customer focused environment.