Spencer & Leigh
4.6/5, 34 reviews
85% recommended
100% sales valuation accuracy
96% sales fee satisfaction
67% lettings valuation accuracy
75% lettings fee satisfaction
Independent Estate Agent

Performance Statistics
Services Valuation Fees Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 100% 96% £36,000 £585,000
Lettings 67% 75% £925 £925
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
2 0 2 0 18 2 7 2 0 1
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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“Extremely helpful and they work together as 1......”

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Apr 23,2020
Minithumbup
Leigh
Katie
By: 'Chhaya Suchak'
Apr 23,2020
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Extremely helpful and they work together as 1 team. I am very pleased to have Spencer & Leigh as my agent.Especially Leigh & Katie have been most helpful. Many thanks Chhaya Suchak...
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“From the outset to completion we found this c......”

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Apr 03,2020
Minithumbup
By: 'Julie Trangmar'
Apr 03,2020
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From the outset to completion we found this company extremely good. Always helpful, keeping us fully informed of all viewings & response. As I live in London & was selling the house as Power of Attorney & the owner subsequently died, which meant a protracted time whilst waiting ...
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By: James Morris
Apr 04, 2020
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Thank you so much for your kind words. It means a lot to myself and the team, and even more during these challenging times with the pandemic. Stay safe & well ...

“We are very happy with everything you did. Yo......”

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Apr 01,2020
Minithumbup
By: 'June Burr'
Apr 01,2020
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We are very happy with everything you did. You kept us informed and up to date with all relevant information....
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Apr 01, 2020
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“We sold our property and bought another with ......”

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Mar 07,2020
Minithumbup
By: 'Michael Cullum'
Mar 07,2020
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We sold our property and bought another with Spencer & Leigh. During that time we probably spoke with virtually everyone at the Patcham office, and they were all polite and helpful. Even when we had a difference of opinion about how to proceed, they showed a ...
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Apr 01, 2020
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“I came to Spencer and Leigh on a recommendation as ......”

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Jan 10,2020
Minithumbdown
By: 'mary benton'
Jan 10,2020
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I came to Spencer and Leigh on a recommendation as I was apprehensive of choosing from the world of estate agents where 'fast talk' and 'promises' may predominate. What I found in the staff of Spencer and Leigh was straight talking and well informed information. ...
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“Excellent Service...”

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Dec 18,2019
Minithumbup
Sarah
Sue
By: 'Derek Atfield'
Dec 18,2019
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Our sincere thanks to everyone at Spencer & Leigh especially Sarah, Sue & James for getting the sale of our house over the line. Excellent service and extremely friendly and helpful. Highly recommended. Thank you. Have a great Christmas from Thailand...
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Dec 18, 2019
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Thank you for your kind words Derek :-) I hope you and your family are settling in well in Thailand Have an amazing Christmas ...

“Thank you spencer and leigh , selling our pro......”

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Sep 30,2019
Minithumbup
James
By: 'james andrew davidson'
Sep 30,2019
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Thank you spencer and leigh , selling our property with you was made easy and less stressfull than I thought it was going to be and getting the price we wanted many thanks to James and the rest of the staff as they all played there ...
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“An excellent service from a professional and proactive......”

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Sep 30,2019
Minithumbup
Sarah
Sue
By: 'Clare Mould'
Sep 30,2019
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A great service from a professional and proactive team. From our first meeting with Spencer were he was informed and realistic about valuations to the completion of the sale our Mum’s flat everyone on the team has been great. They keep the sale moving ...
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By: Kristina Wilkin
Dec 20, 2019
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I found Spencer & Leigh a very professional and fast paced team, when selling my house in Brighton. They kept me updated on feedback of every potential purchaser and also follow up telephone calls. I would strongly recommend this firm of estate agents. ...

“Spencer & Leigh are a well known & reputable ......”

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Sep 09,2019
Minithumbup
Ellie
By: 'Robin Smith'
Sep 09,2019
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Spencer & Leigh are a well known & reputable local agency so we chose them with the knowledge we would receive a professional service. It turned out that our house was not an easy sell but they worked very hard to find our buyer. Our buyer presented ...
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“5 Star...”

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Aug 07,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Richard Fennell'
Aug 07,2019
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From start to finish Spencer and Leigh were top notch. Always seemed to be on top of things and ahead of the game. Overcame technical problems without fuss. Always replied to any missed calls. 5 Star service all through the dreaded British system of buying and ...
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“We have just experienced possibly one of the ......”

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Aug 07,2019
Minithumbup
Sarah
By: 'Helen Cockle'
Aug 07,2019
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We have just experienced possibly one of the trickiest chains which included terrible solicitors, chain breaks and huge delays. Throughout the whole 4 months (blurgh) Spencer & Leigh - in particular Sue and Sarah, have been SUPERB. They communicated brilliantly, chased up and down the chain, were ...
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“Excellent Estate Agent...”

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Aug 04,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Nick Weeks'
Aug 04,2019
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The whole S & L team ( James, Sue, Sarah & Simon ) handled our recent difficult house sale with unwavering enthusiasm & friendliness. We were kept fully informed at every step through to completion. Would highly recommend them....
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“During the course of selling my flat I was ke......”

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Jul 08,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Kate Stokes'
Jul 08,2019
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During the course of selling my flat I was kept well informed. The team are friendly and approachable, honest and efficient. I have been a long term customer having bought and then rented my flat out through them. Thank you Spencer and Leigh....
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“Purchased thru S&L...”

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Jun 18,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Clare'
Jun 18,2019
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They were always professional and happy to help. They were not over bearing but kept in touch. A general comment for all agents is that perhaps they should start a check out service like when you leave a rented property.... when I got the keys ...
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“Selling house...”

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Jun 18,2019
Minithumbup
Simon
Mark
By: 'Charlie'
Jun 18,2019
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On time and all staff showing the property to buyers knew all the information about the property. Lots of viewings . Keep up to date with feedback on viewings, adjusted my info on the catalogue to reflect changes . On time and helpful via email always....
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Knew the price Then vat was added Yes it is expensive using any agent but we have bought from them and sold from them. They are worth the money as no hassle and they do all the work.
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“Excellent Service...”

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Jan 27,2019
Minithumbdown
Ellie
By: 'Garry'
Jan 27,2019
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I had my property on with another agent and suffered terrible service. However I am pleased to say that once I switched to Spencer and Leigh, I had no problems whatsoever. I quickly had a buyer and the team at S&L kept me fully ...
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“Great service...”

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Jan 25,2019
Minithumbup
James
Ellie
By: 'Matt'
Jan 25,2019
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We liaised with James (mostly), Ellie and Spencer and found all to be professional and very responsive during our purchase. I've had experience of having to chase agents, leave messages, chase again, but the team at Spencer & Leigh were the polar opposite. Thank you all, ...
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“Review...”

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Jan 19,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'AK'
Jan 19,2019
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Really great service from everyone here and although we had a very difficult lease extension process with the sale of our flat, they kept me positive until completion!...
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Average price for area.
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“Good...”

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Jan 19,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Green Lodge Homes LLP'
Jan 19,2019
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We would highly recommend Spencer and Leigh and have successfully used them for buying, selling and management of our portfolio of properties. The majority of our business has been conducted through James Morris whom we have found out to be a bit more than just ...
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“Did well in a difficult market...”

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Jan 17,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'MJ'
Jan 17,2019
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Spencer & Leigh have a great reputation in Westdene & provided a great service in a difficult market. Much appreciated in getting us over the line!...
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Very good fee quote - other agents could not match it
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“House purchase....”

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Jan 15,2019
Minithumbup
Simon
By: 'Mark and Sarah'
Jan 15,2019
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Really happy with all aspects of the service we received. Very friendly down to earth staff with a great knowledge of the local area. Always suggested properties which fitted our search criteria (unlike other agents) and once we found the property we wanted they were ...
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By: James Morris
Jan 16, 2019
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Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure doing business with you and we wish you well in your new home. ...

“Quality of service...”

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Dec 21,2018
Minithumbup
Spencer
Mark
By: 'ChrisnBob'
Dec 21,2018
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Our sale was conducted very quickly, professionally and efficiently, but the other estate agents further down the line were not so efficient and at times appalling. Spencer and Leigh kept us and our solicitor informed at all times. All the staff I dealt with were ...
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Within a reasonable cost of all other agents we had quotations from.
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“New Purchase...”

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Dec 20,2018
Minithumbup
Spencer
By: 'CDB'
Dec 20,2018
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Recently moved into a property in Westdene marketed by Spencer and Leigh. As to be expected there were a number of hiccups along the way, but from first viewing to completion, excellent service provided by Spencer and Leigh in general and Spencer Turner in particular....
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Not applicable as we were purchasers
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“terrible agent...”

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Nov 22,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'unhappy'
Nov 22,2018
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Where do I start with this awful estate agent! They made buying a property even more stressful and confusing than it already is. Simon, Sarah and Spencer were rude, condescending, patronising and contradictory in their dealings with myself and my partner through out the entire ...
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By: James Morris
Dec 11, 2018
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Thank you for your review, all of the points I note and will address. Please can you contact me personally on 01273 565566 so we can discuss further. We have many hundreds of happy clients over our 15 years of trading and unfortunately on this occasion due to the lender and solicitor falling short with funds being released we had a delayed completion, obviously no fault of yours but this did mean that the rest of the chain had to seek alternative accommodation for the evening and they vented the ...

“Double Take A**...”

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Oct 16,2018
Minithumbup
Ellie
By: 'Mike A'
Oct 16,2018
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Spencer & Leigh was the agent who we purchased our original house just over a year ago. They were absolutely Fantastic to deal with, so much so they were better than our (was then) selling agent to deal with. 1 Year down the line we chose to ...
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Competitive
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“Faultless...”

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May 12,2018
Minithumbup
James
By: 'David'
May 12,2018
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I sold my flat through James and from the first meeting you could tell he wasn't your average agent just thinking of the sale. The house I bought took about 6 months with several bumps in the road but James kept my buyers informed and up ...
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Good
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“Not very professional...”

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Apr 08,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'Natalie'
Apr 08,2018
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This company was very unprofessional. We viewed a property before the weekend and there was someone just before us viewing also. We completely loved the property and Simon Friend said no one has put in an offer so it may be a good idea as ...
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By: James Morris
Dec 11, 2018
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Thank you for your review Natalie, unfortunately in this particular situation the property had received a lot of interest and the landlord had asked for all offers to be presented to him so he could make an informed decision before taking set up fees from anyone. I am sorry on this occasion you missed out but we are only passing on client's instructions. ...

“From our property going on to the market, we had ......”

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Jan 16,2018
Minithumbup
James
By: 'Charlie'
Jan 16,2018
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From our property going on to the market, we had accepted an offer 6 days later with our sale and purchase all going through within 8 weeks. James advice and professionalism was brilliant, he was always happy to oblige us with a viewing when we wanted to ...
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James was happy to negotiate his fees with us in order for us to put our property on the market with them.
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“These guys are brilliant. They found me my dream flat, ......”

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Apr 12,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Rachael'
Apr 12,2017
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These guys are brilliant. They found me my dream flat, and made my big move go as smoothly as possible. I find all the staff very friendly and helpful, and all problems are dealt with quickly and efficiently. I would have no hesitation in highly ...
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Fine
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“My property was sold within 8 days of having it valued . ......”

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Jan 23,2017
Minithumbup
James
Sarah
By: 'Pat from Portslade'
Jan 23,2017
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My property was sold within 8 days of having it valued . James Sarah and Leanne were brilliant throughout. Always positive and helpful . Kept in touch with solicitors and other estate agent handling my purchase and kept me informed through every stage. I have no qualms about ...
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Comment on agent fees
Obviously would prefer fees to be less but going by other agents they are pretty fair
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Last updated at 2:45 PM 11/12/2018 by James Morris

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