About Us

Meet the Team

We're a team totally committed to the specialist needs of landlords and tenants. We're a team not distracted or sidelined by selling houses. A team who are serious about what we do and serious about doing it better than anyone else. We're also a team who actually enjoy what we are doing and think that if you enjoy doing something you do it better.

Colin Starks

Colin Starks

Director of Finance

Graeme Shaw

Graeme Shaw

Director of Operations

Wendy Starks

Wendy Starks

Company Secretary



Welcome to The 1 Residential Lettings and Management Ltd.  We are an independent letting agency covering the North East region, dedicated to providing landlord and tenants with a personal and professional service, matching the right people to the  right property.

Believe it or not, letting your property or searching for a new home to rent can be an enjoyable experience! Whether it's the excitement of actually looking at good quality properties, or being in the company of professionals who are approachable and can answer your questions, it's great just knowing your business is being handled by a letting agent who strives to give the best every time.

Our role is to help you find what you want. To find you the right match, if you're a tenant then it's all about matching you to the perfect property. If you're a landlord then we're all about matching your investment to the right tenants.

We're The 1


Check out the featured properties every week for the hottest listings. Any questions on these properties please contact us right away.


This isn't just a job for us, it's our passion.
Our role is to help you find what you want. To find you the right match.


We aren't here to sell you something you don't want. We're here because you deserve a letting agent who is honest, reliable and takes responsibility for their actions.

Landlords contact us now. We are The 1 Lettings

Find out what makes us The 1 Lettings across the North East

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