Our Team

Sales Agents

Aravis

Steve Elsdon

Steve Elsdon La Clusaz & Lac Annecy

Steve Elsdon looks after La Clusaz, Manigod, Thônes and all points down to Annecy Lake. Vaguely Australian, he and his family are long time residents of La Clusaz where he has extensive experience in the chalet holiday business and has helped previous clients with complete renovations. Bilingual and steeped in local word of mouth he's the guy to talk to about holiday or residential property investment in the area.

Espace Diamant

Val Ainaud

Val Ainaud Espace Diamant

Val is our agent for the Espace Diamant et Megève. Val is one of our most experienced agents having worked in this region since 2003. In this time she has gained an extensive knowledge and can advise on all types of renovations, resales and new developments. Living locally Val is also a mine of knowledge for beautiful walks and snowshoe tours.

Grand Massif

Liz Owens

Liz Owens Les Carroz

Liz Owens has plenty of experience of running chalets and dealing with French bureaucracy. Like the rest of the team she is passionate about the mountains and loves to ski the Grand Massif.
Lexie Starling

Lexie Starling Samöens

Lexie is of British and Greek nationality. Her background lies in sales and valuation of fine art and antiques. Moving to Samoens in 2007, Lexie set up her own business in catering and property management. With valuable local knowledge, she can offer advice from rentals to self builds – having recently built a contemporary chalet in the valley.
Aude Garnier

Aude Garnier Les Carroz

Aude recently joined the team to work with Liz in Les Carroz & Flaine. A French native from central France, she came to the area in 2000 and has a vast experience of dealing with people, having managed both a ski shop and very busy, popular local mountain restaurant for many years. She lives in Les Carroz with her partner and 3 children & has recently enjoyed renovating their traditional savoyard farmhouse".

Mont Blanc

Sarah Watts

Sarah Watts Les Contamines

Sarah Watts covers St Gervais and Les Contamines. She lives in St Gervais between Chamonix and Megève and is a keen advocate of this lesser-known spa town in the mountains. She recently had her own chalet built and has experienced first hand the joys of a new build project.
Melanie Davis

Melanie Davis Chamonix & Valley

As well as looking after the Chamonix Valley for Alpine Property Melanie keeps busy running a self catered holiday business. An award-winning artist with a keen interest in architecture Mel has taken inspiration from the local mountains to rekindle her passion for painting.

Portes du Soleil

Claudia Buttet

Claudia Buttet Les Gets & St Jean d'Aulps

Claudia Buttet hails from the Netherlands but has been selling property in the Alps for nearly twenty years. She continues to enjoy helping clients get to know the area and finding the right property for them. She primarily looks after Les Gets, St Jean d'Aulps and its valley for Alpine Property.
Ed Ockelton

Ed Ockelton Châtel & Vallée

Chatel is covered by Ed Ockelton. Ed has lived in the valley since 2002 and he has been selling property and managing chalets for most of that time. If you need to know anything about Chatel or the surrounding villages, Ed's your man!
Ailsa Bishop

Ailsa Bishop Les Gets & St Jean d'Aulps

Ailsa Bishop joined the team in 2010 and works with Claudia covering Les Gets and the St Jean d'Aulps valley. A regular visitor to the region since the 80's, Ailsa made the move permanent in 2005, managing a catered chalet, before setting up her own business. She has an in-depth knowledge of the area, which she would be delighted to share with you. She can also help to guide you through the administrative maze of buying or selling your Alpine Property.
Marie-Anne Denicolo

Marie-Anne Denicolo Morzine

Marie-Anne started out with Alpine Property in 2012, working on various back-room projects. She is now responsible for the Morzine sector. As the lawyer of the team, she also deals with our documentation and other legal matters.

Vallée Verte

Anna Allen

Anna Allen Vallée Verte

Anna Allen covers the Vallée Verte and surrounding area.  She has lived and worked in the Haute Savoie for 20 years and has plenty of personal experience regarding purchasing and renovation of Savoyard properties.  She loves to explore new tracks, trails and pistes be on that on foot, bike or ski. 

Support Team

Administration and Support

Steve Norris

Steve Norris

Management, financial, and administrative support for the team is provided by Steve Norris. Steve makes sure that the Alpine Property organisation functions smoothly and all members of the team receives the support they need to help you find the property of your dreams.

First Contact

Gareth Jefferies

Gareth Jefferies

Your first contact with our team will most likely be with Gareth Jefferies. Gareth will discuss your project with you, usually by email, suggesting various properties you might be interested in and making appointments for you to view them. When not behind his desk, Gareth will invariably be found on his way up or down one of the magnificent mountains in the area.
Jo Davison

Jo Davison

Jo Davison works with Gareth, helping him to maintain all the properties on the web site and it is Jo who will keep you informed by email as new properties go online.
Geraldine Vicari

Geraldine Vicari

Geraldine Vicari is our first contact for all our French clients. Thanks to her travels around the world but especially Australia Geraldine is bi-lingual. Since returning to her roots in the Haute Savoie she has been working in customer relations.