Meet the Team

Meet the extensive and experienced team here at sbliving.

Simon Bland


As Director and Shareholder for sbliving I work full time to ensure the continued success of sbliving in providing an excellent service to both our landlord and tenant clients. I founded sbliving in 2007 and the brand has enjoyed consistent growth and success through hard work and referrals from satisfied clients.
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Elina Bland

Head of Property Management

As Head of Property Management for sbliving, I work full time to guarantee the continued success of sbliving in providing a superb service to both our landlord and tenant clients. I started work full time at sbliving in July 2012. Before this I worked for sbliving part time helping out and getting to know the business.
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Papillon cross with Pomeranian – comes to work every day and monitors the office.
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Papilllon cross with Chihuahua – comes to work every day and mainly chills out and does some monitoring.
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Britanya Miller

Head of Sales & Lettings

My name is Britanya, I’ve lived in Leeds since the age of 9. After leaving school I started here at sbliving as an apprentice where I gained a level 2 in business administration. As it’s always been my passion to work in the property industry sbliving has helped me gain the skills and knowledge needed.  […]
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Alycia Hutchinson

Maintenance Administrator

I moved to Leeds in 2016 to study Psychology. Having worked in various hospitality roles, I had become accustomed to customer service roles. I found this to be a strength I wished to see thrive outside of a hospitality environment. Having rented properties in the local area for the past 4 years has meant that […]
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Abigail Wooley

Maintenance Administrator

Sebastian Stenton-Hibert

Lettings Negotiator

Coming from a small town close to London, I moved to Leeds in 2016 to study at Leeds Beckett University. Completing 1 year of sports business management and 1 year of sports & Social sciences, I realised University was not for me and that the property industry had always been calling my name. Having started […]
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Matthew Newman

Rent Administrator

Emily Howells

Tenancy Administrator

I moved to Leeds 6 years ago for university and decided to stay after my studies as Leeds has a lot more opportunities then my hometown. I met some great people in the area and developed a lot of lasting relationships. Throughout the time that I was studying, I had always rented in student accommodation […]
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Natasha Higham

Sales & Lettings Administrator

My names Natasha and I’m a part of the Lettings team. I came to Leeds 5 years ago when I started university and stayed ever since. I love the city and all it has to offer. I have worked in hospitality since I was 16, during my time I have found my strength is providing […]
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Viktor Schinas

Property Manager

Ellie Waddington

Maintenance Administrator

Emma Foster

Maintenance Administrator

Katie Egerton

Maintenance Administrator

Olena Akshabayeva

Finance Officer

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