Corby is a fast growing town currently enjoying the benefits of inward investment and attracting the attention of blue chip commercial interests having been identified by the government as an area with considerable development potential.

With a population of 70,000 the area also benefits from excellent rail and road links with London and many commuters alongside, first-time-buyers, young families and down-sizers are moving here to take advantage of the affordable housing prices and excellent quality of life. This has led to Corby becoming the fastest growing town in the UK, and with big, bold and ambitious plans in place, the future here is looking bright.

Covering all areas of Corby, Great Oakley, Oakley Vale and the highly sought after surrounding villages, Simpson West are a key link in Simpson’s regional chain. Our prominent town-centre position, instantly identifiable branding alongside extensive local advertising and a powerful on-line presence has helped maintain us as the proven, audited market leader for the last 12 years.

Chris West, Senior Partner comments that since first working with Andrew Simpson in 1989, our driving force has always been to offer the highest standards of service customers. While our career paths led us to working with different national agencies, we kept in touch and set up together in 2003. Sharing the same aims and ambitions, our close relationship in the business partnership is the key to our continued success.

We constantly hone our performance to ensure our team’s service continues to set the highest standards. I like to adopt a driven, hands-on approach that in turn promotes a ‘Will do’ attitude amongst my colleagues, who are an expert team I am wholly proud to work with and who share our passion for the industry. So whether you are looking to Buy, Sell, Let, Rent or Finance in and around Corby, Simpson West are the team to have on your side.

Simpson West

64 Corporation Street
NN17 1NH
Residental Sales
Sales Tel: 01536 202007
Residental Lettings
Lettings Tel: 01536 207900

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Our people at Corby

Chris West


Chris West has over 25 years experience within the industry, and formed Simpson West with Andrew Simpson in May 2003. With a sprinkling of ‘the old magic’ Chris has led the business with a passion for excellence to become the unrivalled market leader in Corby and the surrounding area for over 10 years working tirelessly to ensure that we continue to earn the right to your business

Stuart Short

Sales Manager

Stuart is a local married father of two, and has worked in estate agency with Simpson West for over ten years. As a Corby man through and through Stuart has unrivalled local knowledge of the property market, having worked for the market leader throughout his career. If you are thinking of moving or selling your home, he is keen to speak to you and help you with your sale.

Bryony Beaty

Lettings Manager

Bryony manages our lettings operation with many years experience within the industry and has an extensive knowledge of the rental market in Corby and the surrounding villages. Bryony prides herself on the standards she sets for herself and our customers, building relationships that have flourished with Landlords with many moving entire portfolios to Simpson West to manage after experiencing the difference a professional and caring approach brings.

Eileen James

Office Administration

Eileen has been with the company for a number of years now and is the heartbeat of the office. Eileen has lived locally her entire life and has an amazing knowledge of our clients and their homes, providing our customers with their property details and administration. Eileen specialises in preparing and creating the floor plans, specifications and managing EPC’s, Rightmove and the websites for us.

Jack Hearne

Residential Sales

Born and raised in Corby, Jack has been with Simpson West for a number of years and has extensive local knowledge of Corby and the surrounding area. Jack gets a real kick out of helping people move and realise their dreams and is here to help you move, which has helped to become a successful and trusted negotiator with clients returning to him on a regular basis.

Robin Arch-Jones

Residential Sales

Robin came to Simpson West following a career leading a team of surveyors and has proven himself to be a great asset to the company. Living in Oakley Vale, Robin has a genuine understanding of the town and the people which has helped him to become one of the leading negotiators within the company.

Daniel Wyke

Independent Mortage and Protection Advisor

Dan is a whole of market, independent mortgage advisor, offering our buyers, sellers and landlords a range of financial advice and a wealth of experience built up over a career in the industry spanning twelve years. Dan started his career in residential sales and made the move in to the financial side of the industry after managing estate agency branches for the company so has the unique perspective of having worked on both sides of the business which helps him to give clients advice on the whole process of buying or selling a home, beyond simple affordability. Having lived and worked locally throughout his career, Dan understands the local market and the needs of his clients in ways that High Street Bank often fail to appreciate.

Duncan Young

Branch Manager

Duncan has over 18 years of experience within the estate agency industry and has previously worked in Beds, Herts, & Cambs within that time. Having firmly established himself in the local area and surrounding villages, he is passionate about property, valuing & selling houses and helping his valued clients find their next home. Now living locally with his family, he has two sons, and in his spare time enjoys donning the Lycra and facing the challenging hills on one of his bikes!

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