Name - Jonathan Rolande.
Job title - Director and Property Surveyor.
Do you have any qualifications? - Member of The Property Ombudsman Scheme, ICBA, NAEA, ARLA and founding member of The National Association of Property Buyers.
How long have you worked in the property industry? - Since 1987.
How long have you worked at House Buy Fast? - Since 2008.
What’s the best thing about working at House Buy Fast? - I enjoy seeing colleagues succeed in helping people move easily and quickly. Our office is by the sea which is great too.
Do you have any hobbies outside of the property industry? - The hours are long here so times is precious, I enjoy the gym and family time is important.
What’s your favourite inspirational quote? - “We make a living by what we get and a life by what we give” - Winston Churchill.
In terms of time frame, what was the shortest time you’ve taken to buy a property? - Four hours from the paperwork arriving.
What’s the most unusual/unique house you’ve dealt with? - A large Victorian house with a 100 year old folly in the garden. An eccentric gardner had built a virtual castle behind his house - it was covered in ivy and a surprise to find!