Our Team

Over Fifty Years of Experience 


OBMS Ltd has over Fifty years of experience within the Property Industry, and to ensure we are always up to date with the latest changes, and how these affect the way we work, we attend regular training events, with all team members either having obtained qualifications, or aiming to become affiliates of the Institute of Residential Property Managers (IRPM).


John Socha
Managing Director


Kerry Socha-Ayling AIRPM
Head of Property Services


Lindsey Coelho Accounts Manager


Debbie Bateman
Accounts Team


Lauren Cosby Property Assistant


Rachael Newton
Legal Team

Property Team

Our Property Team consist of experienced industry professionals, many carrying IRPM membership and qualifications.


All of teams work hand in hand under our experienced Operations Director, and whether it’s a small site block management or complex estate multi-schedule management, we have the right property manager for you.

We continuously invest in our team structure to ensure your development is managed by an experienced property management team, complemented by a comprehensive support network.

Our property team will conduct site visits and arrange works and maintenance, they will be proactive in identifying future works to ensure planned budgeting and the highest standards of service.

Legal Team

Our dedicated team strive to maintain a high standard of professionalism


Providing you with continuous support throughout the sale of your property. We ensure the required sellers pack and further legal paperwork is completed in the correct manner, and without delay.

As a purchaser, the same level of service will be given in supporting your solicitor to ensure you are registered as the new owner, not only with ourselves but also with companies house when applicable.

Accounts Team

         Accurate and accessible accounting is the main focus of our accounts department.


As in all businesses, everyone plays an important role within the team, none more so than our dedicated Accounts Team who handle queries efficiently ranging from service charge payments, through to end of year accounts.

To ensure the team always work within the industry guidelines, and are kept up to date with the latest legislation’s, they regularly attend training events.

The team offer a wide range of accounting practices, supported by leading industry software to allow the transparent and timely handling of accounts.

These include service and ground rent charges collating for end of year accounts, leaseholder payment plans and in-house credit control.