Aldreds are independent estate agents and chartered surveyors with offices in East Norfolk and North East Suffolk. We are proud to have been established since 1857, however, we are a modern progressive firm constantly investing in technology, innovation and staff training.

We have offices in Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft, Gorleston-on-sea and Stalham. We advertise locally regionally, nationally and internationally. As members of the National Association of Estate Agents - Propertymark, The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and the Property Redress Scheme, we guarantee excellent service and accountability.

All of our sales offices have a member of the NAEA represented. Our innovative marketing strategies include the use of our own website, all major property portals such as and and advertising via social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.

We also have a strong local office network and advertise comprehensively in local and regional property papers and magazines.

Our membership of the Relocation Agent Network, part of Cartus the worlds #1 relocation services provider, helps us to expose our clients properties to individuals looking at moving to East Norfolk and North East Suffolk. Relocation Agent Network also helps us network our properties between over 600 offices nationally giving a truly national office marketing strategy.

We specialise in the sale & letting of property. We also have a strong new homes department with vast local experience and run regular property auctions. We offer surveys and valuations on all residential & commercial properties as well as land of all shapes and sizes.

Our sister company, East Commercial offers extensive and varied experience of the business sector. They specialise in the sale and letting of commercial property and can be found directly via the Commercial link at the top of our homepage. The professional services department can advise on planning applications & appeals as well as a number of other technical matters.

Through our partnership with Mortgage Advice Bureau we can offer expert mortgage and financial advice.

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Meet the Team

Dan Crawley MNAEA

Dan joined Aldreds in 2001 as a negotiator in the Great Yarmouth office. He was appointed manager of Gorleston office in 2002 and became a Director in 2007. On a day to day basis Dan oversees our Great Yarmouth and Gorleston operations as well as managing our estate agency operation across the group. Dan lives in Caister on Sea with his wife and children. He has been involved with many sports clubs over the years and is a long term member of Great Yarmouth & Caister golf club.

Paul Lambert MNAEA

Paul joined the firm in 2007 having previously worked in the locality for a competitor agency since 2000. Paul was appointed as a Director in April 2015 and is generally based between the Stalham and Great Yarmouth offices. Paul carries out property valuations and covers all the coastal villages to the North of Great Yarmouth and all of the Broadland area, as well as picking up the day to day management responsibility of the Stalham office. Paul lives in Acle with his wife and three daughters and is a keen Broadland sailor and Norwich City FC supporter.

Mark Duffield
Managing Director

Mark has been with Aldreds since the 1970’s and follows in his father’s footsteps heading the business. Mark handles many valuation and commercial matters for retained clients as well as handling residential and land sales from Hall Quay Office. Mark is a keen sailor and lives in Beccles with his wife. Mark has two grown up children.

Susie Cannon
Lettings Manager

Susie joined Aldreds in 2008. As Lettings office manager based at the Hall Quay rental department, Susie is responsible for overseeing our lettings and property management business and has been successful in growing the department. Originally from Norwich, Susie now resides in Great Yarmouth.

Matthew Nuttall
Lettings Lister & Domestic Energy Assessor

Matthew joined Aldreds in 2007 to train as a domestic energy assessor in order that we could offer energy performance certificates effectively to our customers. Matthew still carries out EPC’s, however, for the last five years he has been carrying out our rental valuations and appraisals. Matthew is married and lives with his wife in Caister. He enjoys city breaks and eating out.

Darren Capps
Lowestoft Branch Manager

Darren joined the firm in 2018 to head up our Lowestoft office, bringing with him 20 years of experience in the Lowestoft property market. Much liked for his no pressure, laid back approach, he has a proven track record of helping people achieve the best price for their homes whilst always maintaining the highest level of service. Darren lives with his fiancée Emma and two children and enjoys family days out in his spare time.

Jackie Reed
Great Yarmouth Residential Office Manager

Jackie joined Aldreds in 1999 as a part time assistant in our Acle office. After a few months she was offered the position of secretary in the survey/valuation department and soon went on to become a full time member of Aldreds staff. In 2007 Jackie relocated to our Great Yarmouth office where she became part of the commercial team and also took over the running of Aldreds auction department. In 2012 it was time for another move within the company when Jackie was offered the position of senior negotiator in Great Yarmouth Office. In 2017, Jackie was promoted to Office Manager of the Great Yarmouth office.

Melissa Richeda
Gorleston Office Manager

Melissa started working for Aldreds in 2004 at our Lowestoft Office as a part time sales negotiator, having previously working in Customer Services for over 15 years. In 2014 Melissa moved to the Gorleston Office initially as a sales negotiator, then as Office Manager. Melissa deals with the general running of the office and uses her vast experience to negotiate and progress sales in this busy office.

Tara Hart
Lowestoft Office Manager

Tara has been wtith Aldreds for over eleven years, having joined the firm as a senior sales negotiator at Aldreds in 2008, previously working at an independent estate agent in Gorleston for eight years. Tara then became office manager at the Lowestoft office in 2012 where she oversees the running of the office, staff cover and making sure the office is well equipped. Day to day, Tara uses her great experience of the local property market to negotiate and progress sales to completion.

Peppa Cuthbert CPEA FNAEA
Senior Sales Negotiator

Peppa has worked in estate agency in Norfolk since 1994, previously working for another local independent agency for over 20 years. Based at our Stalham office, Peppa offers an extremely experienced hand with sales negotiation and progression. Peppa has achieved the NAEA Certificate of Practice in Estate Agency and is a Fellow member of the National Association of Estate Agents.

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Aldreds estate agents are based in East Norfolk and North East Suffolk.

We operate in and around Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft, Gorleston & Stalham.

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