Meet Our Team

Peter Nicholls

Owner & Founder


Peter Nicholls has over 40 years’ experience of the housing market in Southport and surrounding areas, having founded Nicholls & Barnes in 1980, his local knowledge and expertise is second to none. He is a well-known and respected figure about the town.


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Matthew McVeigh

Business Strategy & Implementation

Matthew McVeigh has worked in property for 20 years and has extensive experience across: Valuing, Development, Planning, Site Acquisition, Property Investment and Finance. He is currently responsible for business strategy and implementation at the company but is also out valuing alongside Rob and Peter.

Katie Pirie

Real Estate Agent

Katy Pirie has been with Nicholls & Barnes for 24 years having previously worked in the building society sector for. She has extensive experience in all aspects of the sales process, from offer to completion, and is committed to ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible for both vendor and purchaser.


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