Chris Brown – Director

Chris Brown

Chris is the Director of Brown & Co Properties Ltd. He is responsible for the Sales and Lettings side of the business and will be the first point of contact for any appraisal or viewing. Chris graduated from Stirling University with a degree in history in 2008 and has worked in the property industry ever since, first via the family run mortgage practice where he gained a qualification in mortgage advice and from 2010 as the Managing Director of Brown & Co.

He has retained a keen interest in property since childhood, having at various points in his life fancied becoming a builder and an architect! Chris has a wide knowledge base and holds the NFOPP Technical Award in Residential Property Sales in Scotland.

Chris has lived and schooled in Whitburn for most of his life so possesses excellent local knowledge of the town and surrounding areas. He firmly believes when it comes to selling property within the region it is worth trusting those who are local and know the market inside out.

Chris is a keen football fan and season ticket holder at Hearts FC. You may also see him out and about walking Rudi, his beloved Chocolate Labrador!

To speak with Chris, call the office on 01501 741222 or catch him on his mobile on 07581 340208.

James Brown – Mortgage Adviser

James is the owner of JB Mortgage Solutions and he has run the business from home and the present office in Whitburn for over 10 years. His previous experience of working in a busy mortgage practice in Bathgate provided the foundations for him to run his own business. Established in Whitburn, with a large client base throughout West Lothian and beyond, James is the first person to speak to if you are thinking of buying or remortgaging. James is flexible in his working hours and is available most evenings and weekends subject to appointment. All Brown & Co clients are encouraged to take advantage of his free impartial mortgage advice service.

To speak with James, call the office on 01501 741222 or catch him on his mobile on 07931 411543.


The newest member of the team and also the newest member of the Brown clan having married Chris in July 2017, Laura works in the office part time to assist with the day to day running of the business. She brings a wealth of knowledge from over 10 years of experience within West Lothian Council and is a friendly face to meet when entering the office. She sure keeps the guys in check too!