About Us

Woodley & Associates are an independent company offering specialist residential property management. We pride ourselves in the quality of our service.

We have over 30 years of property management experience based in the South of England and our team holds professional qualifications from the Institute of Residential Property Managers (IRPM) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

The Team

Skilled, qualified and trustworthy.

Tom Woodley – MIRPM Assoc. RICS


Having started his career in residential property management 15 years ago, Tom has predominantly been based in Bournemouth, whilst working in and around London and the home counties. Tom has held Senior Management positions at Castleford Management Limited, Rebbeck Brothers Limited and Town & City Limited over the past eight years. With an extensive knowledge of the property industry, Tom co-founded Woodley & Associates with David Woodley in 2019.

In recent years, Tom has attended meetings on Leasehold Reform at The House of Commons, at which he has spoken and contributed to the debate. He is a Member of the Institute of Residential Property Managers (IRPM) and Associate Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).


Jeremy Lawson

Property Manager

Jeremy has worked as General Manager for the largest independent telecommunications retailer in Europe for 14 years. His achievements include winning numerous customer services awards for himself and his team. Following this he was tasked with being responsible for training 2,500 people in the field. He also acquired a small property portfolio, which he manages himself. 

Having found his niche in quality of service and with his strong interest in property, Jeremy began his Institute of Residential Property Management training early in 2019. He joined Woodley & Associates later that year as Property Manager, bringing with him a wealth of experience.


Deborah Kerr – AIRPM

Property Manager

Deborah started her career with Castleford Management in 2003 as receptionist, Deborah went on to be trained in all areas of property management. Now with 16 years experience,she is a well qualified and accomplished property manager. Building customer relationships and providing excellent service is one of Deborah’s many strengths.

Having passed her Associate exams with the Institute of Residential Property Management (IRPM) with top marks, she is a leading Property Manager in Dorset and Hampshire. Deborah is driven, personable and proud to offer her comprehensive knowledge to our clients. Deborah oversees the administration of Health & Safety and Fire Risk Assessments for the company portfolio, along with lift maintenance.


David Woodley


David is the most senior member of the team, having held planning and communications management positions over the past 40 years in Dorset. He is a board member of the company and also acts as office manager. David prides himself in his attention to detail, providing the team with the necessary support they require while out on site or in meetings with leaseholders.


Scott Burgess

Business Development Director

Having started his property career in residential sales 30 years ago, Scott has held management positions in major corporate Estate Agents in and around London, the Home Counties and Bournemouth culminating in him becoming the National Franchise Director of Martin & Co (UK) Limited. He has also been Managing Director of his own legal services company providing various property and land searches to the conveyancing sector, and has management experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

Scott has now combined all his valuable business experience and joined Woodley & Associates in Summer 2019 as Business Development Director


Abbie Walmsley

Accounts Manager

Abbie has an experienced background in accounts and administration and prides herself in attention to detail. Having worked with a London based hedge fund and also a Bournemouth based property company, Abbie joined Woodley & Associates in 2019 to take the lead role in our accounts team. Abbie forms an integral part of running day to day accounts procedures and provides support to the property management team – which is very important!


Please get in touch for further enquiries

Contact Us

Phone  0345 2222 007
Email  team@woodleyandassociates.com


Office  Woodley & Associates Limited, Bourne Gardens, Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth,


Company number: 11844104 Registered in England
Registered office: Bourne Gardens, Exeter Park Road, Bournemouth, BH2 5BD
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