Leaders
3.8/5, 1329 reviews
73% recommended
80% sales valuation accuracy
89% sales fee satisfaction
63% lettings valuation accuracy
49% lettings fee satisfaction
Leaders is one of the top residential property sales and lettings companies in the UK. We have more than 120 office branches throughout the country which specialise in lettings, estate agency, buy-to-let property, investments and finance. The firm was founded in 1983 and grew into this large network of property ... show more Leaders is one of the top residential property sales and lettings companies in the UK. We have more than 120 office branches throughout the country which specialise in lettings, estate agency, buy-to-let property, investments and finance. The firm was founded in 1983 and grew into this large network of property professionals by providing consistent high-quality customer service and building a great reputation. Our branches are situated across the South East, London, South West, East Midlands, East Anglia and North West. We have grown due to our exceptional customer service and customer care. Each Leaders estates and lettings agents’ branches have the most qualified local experts that will help you rent and sell properties. If you would like to find out your home worth estimate, do not hesitate to contact your local property agent branch.

Performance Statistics
Services Valuation Fees Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 80% 89% £106,000 £2,000,000
Lettings 63% 49% £340 £4,500
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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“The lettings department are excellent, especi......”

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Sep 14,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Lynn Budden'
Sep 14,2019
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The lettings department are excellent, especially Dan who I dealt with mostly from start to finish. I would highly recommend Leaders in Fareham!! Brilliant service....
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“Fantastic service....”

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Sep 13,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Gift Funwayo Mngoma'
Sep 13,2019
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Fantastic service. We rented a flat for 9years and we never had a problem not once. We have recently moved to a house under Leaders and the transition was very smooth. Bel Smith who was managing the flat and is now managing the house we ...
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“I let out my flat through Leaders Lewisham an......”

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Sep 13,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Alex Cornford'
Sep 13,2019
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I let out my flat through Leaders Lewisham and hands down its been the worst customer care I have ever experienced. The tenants they found for the flat illegally sublet the property and of course they knew nothing about this. Their support in trying to ...
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“Dishonest, innefective...”

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Sep 10,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Emma Jones'
Sep 10,2019
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I've been renting with Leaders Derby for years and every single interaction has been stressful. Maintenance issues have gone 18 months without resolution, emails are often ignored, and I honestly don't feel that we can trust our property manager to tell the truth to us or ...
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“Excellent team ......”

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Sep 05,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Caroline chester'
Sep 05,2019
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Great service with a less than straight forward tenancy. Jessica was helpful and very sensible and along with Nadia and James who all helped with the renting of my mum's house. I would highly recommend them....
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“fine in the end, stressful to deal with....”

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Sep 03,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Ethan Morgan'
Sep 03,2019
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constantly frustrating and slow, website didn’t work to accept payments, they took so long to come up with a tenancy agreement but chased for signatures and payments within the hour. giving them three stars because ultimately everything went ok with the move but it ...
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“Received a very professional helpful service ......”

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Aug 27,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Dawn'
Aug 27,2019
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Received a very professional helpful service from Leaders when we bought a flat through them this month. Adam in particular was very knowledgeable and reassuring. He guided us through the process and nothing was too much trouble for him. If this is an example of ...
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“5 STAR SERVICE...”

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Aug 15,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Tammy Marshall'
Aug 15,2019
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We have been renting a property for four and half years from leaders estate agents. We've had a few hiccups with maintenance due to landlords failure to upkeep the property. But I must say the few issues we did stumble across was dealt with by ...
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“I dealt with Gail at the Haywards Heath branc......”

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Aug 08,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'william prince'
Aug 08,2019
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I dealt with Gail at the Haywards Heath branch and found her service excellent. She tried really hard to find somewhere that suited our needs. Would recommend....
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“Our honest experience...”

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Aug 01,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Jen Smith'
Aug 01,2019
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We rented a house through Leaders for 18 months and generally had a good experience with them. Any repairs that needed doing were sorted, but communication could be a bit slow sometimes. Lisa who did the regular property checks was lovely and a credit to Leaders. ...
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“Thank you!...”

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Jul 30,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Mark'
Jul 30,2019
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Hi! I am really happy, because I have found this agency! My agent was helpful, quick and trustworthy. She has found a house for us what we was looking for!...
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“Money for old rope...”

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Jul 29,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Neale Simpkins'
Jul 29,2019
4 people found
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I have rented several houses through various agencies - this one seems to like grabbing money for old rope and charging tennants for everything - even yearly to renew contracts - also good luck getting any money you are owed back from them at the ...
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“Disappointed...”

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Jul 25,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Jane donoghue'
Jul 25,2019
5 people found
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Working part time at the moment due to raising a young family and even with a guarantor, reference from last two estate agents for the last five years and six months rent up front, would not consider me for a rental....
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“Very kind, helpful agent, evetything was so s......”

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Jul 22,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Alexa Kovacs'
Jul 22,2019
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Very kind, helpful agent, evetything was so simple and professional. We are very happy with our new home, thank you!...
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“No clear information provided reg NDO...”

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Jul 18,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Vijay Mayilvahan'
Jul 18,2019
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Rented a property from Leaders last year. I was not given complete information regarding No deposit option. IT was not clearly mentioned to me that the NDO fee is not refundable and it is an additional rent. This had cost me close to £400 loss...
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“We should have known better after our first b......”

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Jul 18,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Sandi Lindley'
Jul 18,2019
4 people found
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We should have known better after our first bad experience with this company. However we decided to give them another chance and the young agents showing the property were brilliant. Then we signed the lease and that was the end of the good service. We ...
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“Excellent service!! Truly appreciate the time......”

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Jul 17,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Sooraj Nandan'
Jul 17,2019
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Excellent service!! Truly appreciate the time, effort and sincerity Ms Dawn Hatt has put into finding us a nice place to move with my family....
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“Useless and let down...”

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Jul 15,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Gary warren'
Jul 15,2019
6 people found
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I had my window smashed. Called emergency line as it was early hours of the morning. Got told someone would come out shortly. No-one came. Then they came the following day, they taped my window for a short term resolution. I got told someone will ...
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“I have never understood why people are so der......”

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Jul 11,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Laurie Brown'
Jul 11,2019
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I have never understood why people are so derogatory about estate agents having had reasonable experiences before but I have to say how appalled and very disappointed I am in the service from Tony & Ryan at Redhill. Initially they were very keen and kept me ...
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“Bromsgrove team are the worst letting team I ......”

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Jul 10,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Burhan'
Jul 10,2019
4 people found
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Bromsgrove team are the worst letting team I have ever seen or dealt with, water leaking for about a year, only fixed when leaked to neighbour below, when fixed I was left with bathroom without flooring simply because leaders did not tell contractor to fix ...
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“Leaders New Milton have been managing my properties for some ......”

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Jul 06,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Patricia Summers'
Jul 06,2019
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Leaders New Milton have been managing my properties for some years now. They seem to have the balance of looking after the landlord, the tenants & managing the properties just right. The communication skills of the whole team is excellent. I would happily recommend this hard ...
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“Quite helpful and accommodating in special circumstances...”

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Jul 02,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Chathurika Dandeniya'
Jul 02,2019
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I had to find a property before I moved in to the UK because I came with my family and had no relatives or friends who could temporarily accommodate us. I left messages with several real estate agencies and only 2 including the Leaders even bothered ...
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“Students Landlords - Does this Company protec......”

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Jul 02,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Richard Hill'
Jul 02,2019
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Students Landlords - Does this Company protect your interests? Without Prejudice By Richard Hill - Former MD of Heritage Property It gives me no pleasure to leave this review but I believe Leader’s student landlords need to be aware that the Company is failing ...
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“Students Landlords - Does this Company protec......”

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Jul 02,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Richard A F Hill'
Jul 02,2019
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Students Landlords - Does this Company protect your interests? Without Prejudice By Richard Hill - Former MD of Heritage Property It gives me no pleasure to leave this review but I believe Leader’s student landlords need to be aware that the Company is failing ...
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“Tenants Beware!...”

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Jun 29,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Peter'
Jun 29,2019
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Tenants Beware! Be very careful when renting with this company, particularly when it comes to leaving the property. They will attempt to charge an extortionate amount from your deposit even when this is not warranted. I my own case I left the property in the ...
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“Find a tenant...”

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Jun 26,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'JULIA CAPLEN'
Jun 26,2019
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I used Leaders for the first time to find me a tenant for a property,I can honestly say Aaron and the other staff were fantastic.I wanted just a tenant find everything went very smoothly from start to finish,and as told by Aaron ...
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“I purchased a property through Leaders and fo......”

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Jun 25,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Nikki Jackman'
Jun 25,2019
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I purchased a property through Leaders and found the process ran smoothly with as little stress as possible! Sam tang me weekly with updates and worked with all the various people in the chain to ensure everything went through as quickly as possible....
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“Amazing Service...”

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Jun 17,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Bimini Landlord'
Jun 17,2019
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Nikki Kirk has looked after the rentals for our flat for many years now and we cannot fault her service and that of her team. From time to time we all experience naughty tenants and when this occurs, it can be very distressing, but with ...
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“Avoid at all costs!!...”

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Jun 17,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Ste 77'
Jun 17,2019
8 people found
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Avoid Leaders Derby at all costs. I strongly urge you to use a different estate agents if you are looking to rent a property. The most unhelpful, unprofessional, disorganised and downright dishonest company I have ever had the misfortune of dealing with. Starting off with ...
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“Excellent Service...”

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Jun 11,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Heats'
Jun 11,2019
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The sales team are very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable and throughout the whole buying process this really made it easier - I have friends that have had bad experiences with other agents, I would definitely recommend using them...
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Awards won by Leaders

Individual Branch Awards

Milton Keynes, MK13

Chester, CH1

Littlehampton, BN57


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