Prior to The Property Service, Vanessa worked as an estate agent and a project manager for a large development company before setting up her own property search and interior design company. This experience led her to focus on the need to expand her existing business to become a “one-stop” Service. She started TPS with Nicky Copeman in 1991. TPS incorporates residential relocation search, interior design, building works, project management, furnishing and management of rental properties. Vanessa specialises in designing a home down to the finest detail with great care and attention.
NICKY COPEMAN (CHAPLIN)
Nicky started her career working for a firm of Canadian stock brokers. She then did an interior design course which led her into the property rental market where she set up two separate rental departments for well-known estate agencies. She then joined forces with Vanessa Reeves to set up The Property Service in 1991 which has grown and expanded over the years. She manages property investment portfolios for clients, both resident in the UK and overseas, which achieve outstanding rental returns and capital growth.
Sophie joined TPS in 2015 with a background in design having run her own textile business for over five years. She has a keen eye for detail, essential for property search, interior design and overseeing building projects, and has an in-depth knowledge of the London market with a strong network of agents and contractors.
Marina has worked in property sales since 1988 including a brief period in the rental market. Having started with Hamptons in 1988, she moved to John D Wood & Co. in 1995, working in four central London offices over a twenty one year period latterly as an Associate Director. She is experienced in all price brackets and is well versed in the various different markets within central London, understanding the subtle nuances of property presentation and what “sells” property.