James McBride FRICS


With almost 40 years experience, James McBride co-founded Stephens McBride in 1991 and continues to be involved with the business today.

James has extensive knowledge of property development and management, particularly with regard to brownfield and regeneration projects.  He has advised many Banks and developers along with private equity houses/venture capitalists and for many years was the principle adviser to Allied Breweries Developments Limited.

James continues to advise on development and asset management as “added value” opportunities present themselves and is currently working on a number of large schemes particularly in the East of England.

T: 07767 255 099 E: james@smbsurveyors.com

Robert Taylor MRICS


Robert is the head of Stephens McBride's agency department and has almost 30 years of experience in the property industry.   With extensive expertise in the industrial and secondary retail market, Robert has advised many clients with regard to agency, Landlord & Tenant, acquisition of investment property and development work.

T: 07831 627117 E: robert@smbsurveyors.com

Steve Piercy MRICS


Steve Piercy has worked in commercial property in Birmingham for over 25 years and joined Stephens McBride when it was first established in 1991.

Steve's predominant area of expertise is the managing of all forms of commercial property, but he also has extensive experience of dealing with rent reviews and lease renewals on behalf of both Landlord and Tenant

Steve is the director in charge of the property management and professional team at Stephens McBride

T: 07778 412 790 E: steve@smbsurveyors.com

Helen McBride


After leaving Newcastle University with a degree in Law, Helen joined the management department  in 2002.  Completing a masters in real estate management in 2007.

Helen is a senior member of the team dealing with all aspects of property management.

T: 07989947584 E: helen@smbsurveyors.com