We are property finders and buying agents for London, Country and Coastal Property. Call us today on 01392 433 554.

Since 1999, we’ve independently advised individuals buying fine property in some of the most beautiful locations in England. From coast to country, we offer the advantages of keen local buying insight with decades of buying and negotiating experience.

From start to finish, we solely represent your buying interests with a uniquely personal service designed to ease the difficulties, uncertainties, risks and frustrations of making substantial property purchases alone, or with incomplete knowledge.

We relieve you of paperwork, fruitless viewing trips and handle complex, sensitive negotiations to your advantage. We’ll give you a fresh certainty about buying the right property, in the right location and at the right price.

What Our Clients Say

He really does seem to know every little village in the area, and househunting went from being a bit of a headache to being an exciting adventure once again … 

Nigel cheerfully goes the extra mile and we’ve ended up with the perfect property…

We wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Nigel to anyone looking to buy a home in Devon.”
– Mark Hensman, Oct 2009

“The company’s fee was insignificant. Nigel advised making a lower offer and carried the negotiations through to exchange. We actually made a saving!”
– Dr Grant McAree, Sept 2009

“I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you for your patience, humour and expertise. In our mind this is money well spent and you earned it many times over”
– PB, 2012

“I have bought over 40 homes and working with Nigel was my best experience to date, he is the best!”

“In the UK one needs their own professional working on their behalf. Working with Nigel resulted in a fun experience and a great property at a fair price with all the resources to ensure a professional transaction.”
– Sandy Beall
CEO Ruby Tuesday, USA. 2013

Our Property Search Agents


Nigel Bishop
Devon, Dorset, Somerset & Cornwall

Nigel founded Recoco in 1999 and has worked in the regional property markets for over 3 decades. As well as managing the business, he covers Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Cornwall, finding fine property for clients.


Lindsay Jarrett
Exmoor, Somerset

Lindsay Jarrett moved to Exmoor 20 years ago, having rebuilt a derelict farmhouse in the heart of the moor. She is passionate about the area, a great deal of which she has covered on horseback or on foot.


Peter Eden
West Sussex

Peter Eden has substantial property buying experience in West London, Sussex and Devon, and has had a home close to Chichester for 20 years. He has been retained by clients not only to find property but also to advise on planning matters.


Hannah Edge
The Cotswolds

Hannah Edge is a former partner of the National Estate Agency Department of Strutt & Parker and also a qualified surveyor. Hannah has all the qualities found in the best buying agents. She is hard working, enthusiastic, determined, discreet and reliable.


James Nightingall


 James Nightingall previously ran his own property search company that worked with the UK’s  leading buying agents to find off-market properties.

Stuart Millard

The South West of England 

 Stuart is a former manager and Associate Partner of Stags. For over 20 years he dealt with many waterside, town and country properties.
Born and bred in Devon, Stuart’s fine detail and passion for property has shown throughout the years and can be confident of his hard work and dedication to finding your perfect property within the Southwest.

Robin Thomas

South West of England 

 Robin studied Rural Estate Management at the Royal Agricultural College and then joined Strutt and Parker. He qualified as a Chartered Surveyor and Agricultural Valuer. Robin worked for Strutt and Parker for 35 years and was the partner in charge of the Exeter office.

Perfect Property, Perfect Location

We live and work in some of the most stunning country and coastal property locations in the UK including Devon, Cornwall, Dorset, Exmoor, Somerset, the Cotswolds and West Sussex.

We offer a professional property finding and buying service to help individuals and families make the right choices when buying property and selecting locations to live in our counties.

Moving home is a big choice. Buying property is a substantial purchase. We give clients the benefit of an impartial expert to help to make the best decision for your lifestyle and circumstances.

Whether you are time-poor, buying from abroad or are unfamiliar with the area in which you are purchasing property, it pays to invest in a professional buying consultancy.

    • "The company's fee was insignificant. Nigel advised making a lower offer and carried the negotiations through to exchange. We actually made a saving!"
    • "This card expresses how we feel and we are so grateful to you for all your help, quiet advice and support. As the saying goes –we couldn’t have done it without you" Sir Roger Norrington
    • "I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you for your patience, humour and expertise. In our mind this is money well spent and you earned it many times over."
    • "I just wanted to say huge thank you for your assistance on your client’s recent purchase. We all knew the process on this sale would be somewhat challenging, but your expertise and professionalism to update your clients and deal with the situations throughout the process was truly superb."

Recent Property Articles

On track for the right home

In the June issue of Devon Life, we discuss the merits of having a trainline within easy reach of your property. Read the article here first: Devon Life June 2018…

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Busy doing nothing….

Retirement isn't what it used to be and now retirees are busy busy ! Nigel Bishop talks about this in more detail in the May issue of Devon Life...read it…

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Moor attractive

We love Exmoor and have our very own buying agent who covers this beautiful spot, Lindsay Jarrett.  Nigel Bishop talks about the area and some of the properties on offer…

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Park Life!

National Parks - we are blessed in Devon with both Exmoor and Dartmoor.  Nigel Bishop talks about the pull of these beautiful spots further in the March issue of Devon…

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