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Meet The Team

Simon Durbridge
Managing Director


As an ex-police officer, serving seven years in the Metropolitan Police Service, Simon has a strong work ethic and moral base.

Simon has several years’ experience in the property sector and has dealt with a vast array of situations leaving him with a unique and highly effective working style.

With a keen legal knowledge in all aspects of property law, and a direct but friendly approach, you will receive both a professional and efficient service.

Paul Bloom
Sales Manager, Radlett


Paul is well known in the Radlett area as one of its most respected and successful residential sales specialists. His reputation is one of honesty, integrity and success.

As a Radlett resident himself Paul understands the local market and the local community.

With the ability do deal with all manner of property and an unparalleled wealth of knowledge and experience, Paul truly is an asset to both Open Estates and its customers.

Laurie Davis
Lead Sales Negotiator, Radlett


Laurie has worked alongside Paul for over 10 years and together they have been a formidable team. His integrity and moral standing are unquestionable.

With a high success rate in sales in the Radlett community, a detailed knowledge of property and an approach that is both refreshing and reassuring, Laurie is a leading force in the local sales market.

Combine his skill set with that of Paul’s and they are unmatched.

Jonathan Fifer
Senior Sales Negotiator (Borehamwood) and Lettings Manager


With a long career in sales, and several years’ experience in the local property sector, Jonathan is both approachable and trustworthy.

As a landlord and property owner himself, Jonathan appreciates the importance of presenting a property in a way that will enable it to achieve its maximum sale or rental potential.

With an in-depth local knowledge spanning decades, and a unique understanding of the local market, Jonathan not only provides realistic sales and rental valuations but also achieves them.

Matthew Negus
Property Executive


Matt is a vital member of the Open Estates team. As Property Executive he plays a hands on role in the managing of our rentals portfolio. He is both likeable and approachable and has strong problem solving abilities. He has an excellent legal knowledge regarding the letting sector and approaches all matters with honesty and integrity.