James was born in Reading and shares a huge passion for the great outdoors. After completing a Degree at Southampton University in Outdoor Adventure management business, James started his own company offering rock climbing and scuba diving holidays worldwide. After selling this company, James brought his first property in 2013 with the proceeds.
James then went to work for a billionaire on one of the most prestigious super yachts in the world as a personal scuba diving instructor for the owner. Here James saved his earnings and invested in more property. After many passages all over the globe, James left the yacht industry and moved to Cornwall where he was offered a fantastic opportunity as head property manager for Latitude50, a high-end luxury holiday lettings company managing some of the most luxurious coastal homes in the UK.
Here James saw the opportunity for the serviced accommodation model and has continued to build his own personal portfolio in beautiful Cornwall. This portfolio expansion enabled James to quit his Job and continue his eight year’s experience as a full-time property developer which was his dream from the outset.
James’ interests and hobbies consist of, mountaineering, surfing, scuba diving, tennis, skiing and property development. From a young age James was introduced to property as his father owned a small independent high end estate agency based in Berkshire.
James has always enjoyed property and loves the idea and execution of renovations, creating beautiful spaces for people to call home. James loves being a landlord and looking after people so that the whole process is enjoyable and stress free for everyone.