In the maze of the modern property business, it is becoming increasingly important to have the best possible professional advice and guidance. Eric Clarke have been valuers and estate agents for over sixty years, and have built a reputation for first class service and advice which is second to none, serving the people of South Bolton including Farnworth, Kearsley, Stoneclough, Great Lever, Little Lever etc.
We are therefore, well known and of long standing in the area and have a sound, well tested local knowledge and experience to achieve the best possible result on your behalf.
As members of the National Association of Estate Agents (FNAEA) you can rest assured that your property is in good hands.
We are an independent family firm of estate agents and letting agents established in 1950 by Eric Clarke. His son Paul joined the business straight from school in 1976. Paul’s daughter Joanne is now an integral part of the team as well, joining in 2009 as lettings manager.
Meet our Team
Paul Clarke - Proprietor
Paul joined the business immediately after leaving school in 1976, initially working for his father before taking over when Eric went into semi retirement.
Paul therefore can offer a wealth of experience in estate agency and is a Fellow of the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) and a member of the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA).
He likes the hands on approach and carries out the majority of the valuations and viewings himself.
Karen McAtee- Office Manager
Karen has worked for Eric Clarke’s since 1992, starting as a secretary for Eric and then becoming office manager. She had previously worked for other agents in the area for a number of years so offers great experience in the business.
Joanne Clarke- Lettings Manager
Joanne, Paul’s daughter, joined the business in 2009 as lettings manager. She had worked abroad for 5 years before being persuaded to come home and take over the lettings side of the agency, which she has steadily built up over the years.
Emma Tooth- Lettings Administration
Emma is our latest recruit, only joining us in March 2014. She has settled into the job quickly and smoothly due in no small part that she has previously worked for Eric Clarke’s 10 years ago.
Claire McAtee- Administration
Claire, in keeping with the family tradition is Karen’s daughter-in-law and joined Eric Clarke’s in 2009. She is a valued member of our team and has great local knowledge.