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.
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.
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 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 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".
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 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.
Carys Wynn-Mellor Chamonix & Valley
Originally from Yorkshire in the UK, Carys also covers the Chamonix Valley. This is her third time living in France and second time in the Haute Savoie. Carys is passionate about the outdoors so after swapping the Arrochar Alps in Argyll for the hills of Holmfirth, she finally found a forever home and is now living the dream with her husband, in the French Alps, in Vallorcine, renovating an old windmill.
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 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 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 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.
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.
Administration and Support
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.
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 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 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.