Who We Are

About Us

JS Reakes are a family business based in Bristol. We provide professional valuation services, business sales and professional advice for business and property owners across the South West. Our focus is to provide tailor made advice with excellent customer service. We provide an alternative to the large corporate companies for property and business owners.

With over 30 years of commercial property experience we take great personal pride in offering you our expert advice and support. We believe business and property owners deserve access to professional, independent, customer focused advice, from experts who not only know their stuff but really care about doing the very best for their clients.

Jon Reakes - Managing Director

Jon Reakes

Managing Director

Jon is from Bristol and knows the city and the south west very well. He developed his knowledge of the licensed trade and health care sectors during his experience as an estates manager and valuation director for large national companies including Christie & Co and Orridge. Jon has experience across all elements of Agency, Valuation, Property management landlord and tenant and planning. Jon is our registered valuer he is a MRICS with an RICS Diploma in Arbitration and is a fellow of the AVLP.

Jill Reakes - Director

Jill Reakes


Jill joined JS Reakes Ltd in 2015. She has developed her understanding and knowledge of the property industry during her time working at JS Reakes. Jill manages the marketing of JS Reakes, Business Sales and ensures the business runs smoothly on a day-to-day basis. After a nursing career in the NHS Jill brings the knowledge and experience gained in customer service and management from working in teaching hospitals across the south of England.

Ewan Reakes - Copywriter and analytics

Ewan Reakes

Copywriter and analytics

Ewan joined the family business in July 2018 during his time with us he has graduated from Plymouth University. He has worked as a market insight analyst at the university of Plymouth from April 2022 to June 2023. He is currently travelling in South America however continues to support us as a copywriter and helps us make sense of our analytics.

Meghan Reakes - Media and PR

Meghan Reakes

Media and PR

Meghan joined the family business in April 2021 and works part time to fit around university commitments, she is studying Public Relations and Communications at Lincoln University. Meghan manages our social media platforms and is our sounding board when it comes to marketing and communications. Meghan also writes articles for our website  and monthly newsletters.

William Reakes - Office support

William Reakes

Office support

William joined the business in September 2023, he is currently doing his first year of A levels. William is learning the ropes and will support us with admin and research.

Latest News


Continuing Professional Development Training

This month we discuss Continuing Professional Development Training that we offer at JS Reakes. We offer customised and flexible Continuing Professional Development Training for solicitors and surveyors. Continuing professional development …

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In this month’s article, we provide our professional opinion on “What is market value and market rent?”   We discuss factors affecting market rent and market value and provide our …

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