A little bit about us

With over 20 years combined experience, the team here at Margaret James bring a real drive and commitment to making your journey with us a positive and enjoyable one, exceeding expectations and delivering results.

Robert Hodgson


Originally from Scotland, Robert is a family man and has lived in the local area for 30 years, he has a wealth of experience in the property industry working for a large national agent for 12 years, where he successfully ran several offices in the local area and developed extensive local knowledge. Extremely customer orientated, his passion for people and property led him to create Margaret James with a clear vision of delivering a service to his customers that exceeds their expectations and delivers results that they deserve. A warm, friendly and approachable person, he believes in doing what he says he will do and always goes the extra mile to ensure that his standards are kept high.

Stuart Bolton

Mortgage expert

Having grown up in North Bedfordshire, Stuart has a good understanding of the local housing market. He now lives in Bedford with his wife and 3 children. Understanding the pressures that work and family bring is essential to ensuring the service and advice he provides is suitable for clients. In 2017, following 14 years with one of the nation’s largest mortgage brokers, Stuart felt that it was time to start SJB Mortgage Solutions. His knowledge of the mortgage market and providers has helped hundreds of family’s get onto the housing ladder as well as benefitting from regular reviews to ensure they never pay over the odds.

Stuart regularly visits clients outside normal office hours to help fit in with busy schedules.


Home Refined


We provide various services as part of the overall experience of selling your property. Outstanding professional property photography is the core of what we do and Craig and Sue are specialists in this area. Their combined experience of almost 50 years, plus their extensive knowledge of how to create photographs that attract and inspire interest in a property is second to none. Alongside perfect photographs, you need great floorplans and this is where Jay steps in to provide measurements of your property. As a qualified Domestic Energy Assessor of 9 years, Jay can also provide EPC’s. With such a wealth of experience and first class service, you can be confident that you are in safe hands with this team.


"Our aim is to provide a comprehensive, first class property selling service"

"Our aim is to provide a comprehensive, first class property selling service"

01234 924959 | 07540 851397

01234 924959 07540 851397