A professional and friendly team

Meet the team

At Scott Estates we are very proud of our stylish Town Centre offices, which are conveniently located in Havelock Road, close to the main line Hastings Railway station.

We are open from 9.00 am till 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday. By appointment, we can also be available early or late, to fit in with your schedule.

Company Owner

Scott Baker, the company owner, has been working within the property industry for 30 years, specialising in property management, residential and commercial lettings. He is married and has two young children. Spending time with him you will realise that he is passionate about "all things property" and genuinely enjoys working within the highly charged property industry.


Experienced and Friendly Staff

Niaomi Barclay, MARLA - Sales and Lettings Manager - Our Sales and Lettings Manager has more than 6 years property experience and is a qualified member of ARLA PropertyMark. She excels in both aspects of the property industry, demonstrating a unique blend of sales knowledge and property management expertise. Niaomi's exceptional communication skills and keen market insight enable you to effectively market properties, negotiate deals, and secure optimal outcomes for both buyers and sellers. Niaomi's dedication to client satisfaction, coupled with her ability to navigate complex transactions with ease, sets her apart from others in the property industry.


Mel Ballard - Sales and Lettings Administrator - Our sales and lettings administrator excels in organisation, communication, and problem-solving. They manage paperwork efficiently, maintain positive relationships, and thrive in a fast-paced environment, ensuring smooth operations and client satisfaction.


Claire Coleman - Sales Progressor - Claire has worked within property industry for the last 20 years, bringing with her an extensive knowledge of the conveyancing process ideally placing her to progress your sale or purchase. Claire and Scott have worked with each other for over ten years, as both of their careers started in Hastings at similar times, they have a very healthy understanding of each other's working methods.

Liam White B.Sc - Freehold Block Manager - Liam has a degree in Real Estate Management and Valuation and is able to give clients a fresh and adaptable approach to the property market. Liam has an appetite to succeed in the industry and aims to absorb as much knowledge through his ARMA training as possible. Liam delivers a welcoming and informative service to his clients and has been at Scott Estates for many years.

Martin Ayling - Property Manager - Martin has 8 years property management experience and has been with Scott Estates since 2022. He thoroughly enjoys the variety that the role offers, meeting new clients and site visits. Martin has exceptional attention to detail, is a good team player and valued member of the team.

Jade Appleby - Administrator - Hastings through and through! Jade has been with Scott Estates since 2016. Jade has a positive attitude and a strong passion for her role. Her upbeat approach is infectious and you'll rarely see her without a smile on her face.