Balgores Hayes - The Award Winning Estate Agent
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    Balgores Hayes are firmly placed as one of the areas leading independent Estate Agents with a network of offices throughout Essex. The Brentwood office is headed by partner and director Paul Hayes who along with a dynamic and experienced team specialise in all aspects of selling and letting property within the local area.
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    Whether you are buying, selling or renting a property in Brentwood, our friendly and professional team of experts are ready to assist you.

    Our aim is to find you the very best property, buyers and tenants that are suited specifically to you. We find quality, genuine buyers and tenants who are interested in your property and in a strong position to move forward and complete the process.

    Balgores Hayes is a part of the Balgores Property Group and we pride ourselves on the quality of our people and our exceptional level of customer service.

    Our team members are some of the most professional and experienced property experts in Essex with outstanding local knowledge.

    Every member of our Brentwood team has been trained and mentored personally by our highly experienced and dedicated Branch Director, Paul Hayes.

    Find out for yourself why Balgores Hayes is leading the way in property sales and lettings in Brentwood by booking a free no obligation valuation today.

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How we market your property
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    As soon as you consider selling your home, you will require an accurate current market value. At Balgores Hayes, appraisals are carried out by a senior member of staff to assess the current value of your property and discuss a marketing plan that works for your individual needs and time scales.

    We will provide extensive research/comparables from leading property databases - including land registry - allowing us to provide an accurate price. In addition, we will give you a detailed breakdown of moving costs.

    Presentation of your home at Balgores Hayes is paramount. Firstly, we will produce high quality full colour sales particulars, including professional photography, together with a 360 degree virtual tour and floor plans.

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    Your property will be matched to suitable buyers who will be contacted immediately by telephone. Our pro-active sales consultants will be eager to encourage viewings of your property at your earliest convenience. In addition, your property details will be emailed & mailed out on a weekly basis.

    Your property will be displayed from our prominent, centrally located offices via our digital display system and window display.

    It will also feature on Balgoresproperty.com, a fully interactive website, as well as the Country's leading property website including primelocation.com, findaproperty.com, propertylive.co.uk, Zoopla and rightmove.co.uk.

    We consistently advertise in full colour in the regions' leading property publications, coupled with carefully selected, out of area publications nationally and into London, together with our monthly magazine.

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    We accompany all viewings taking away the inconvenience to you as the client and to provide us with accurate and immediate feedback regarding your property.
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    There is nothing more frustrating than silence. Following a viewing, our aim is to contact you within 24 hours with honest and constructive feedback from prospective buyers.

    We will advise you even if we are unsuccessful in making contact with the viewers within this time. We will also endeavour to give you positive advice, resulting from the feedback of potential purchasers, which could give you the vital information necessary to make the changes and produce dramatic, positive results. In addition, we will furnish you with regular marketing reports.

    When you choose Balgores Hayes to sell your property we will always keep you informed.

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    When negotiating your sale, our aim is to achieve the best possible sale price for your property. Once our experienced sales consultants have received an offer, we will fully investigate your buyers ability to proceed by confirming their financial status and, where applicable, communicating throughout the chain.

    Once a sale has been agreed we will be pro-active in the progression of the transaction, keeping you informed on a regular basis.

    We would even be delighted to liaise with the estate agents to negotiate your onward purchase, where required, using our experience to secure your next home for the best price.

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Perfect Presentation
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    When buying a property, we will work with you to make the entire purchase process as easy as possible.

    Whether buying a home for you and your family to live in, or as an investment, our local experts will support you through the process and explain all the different options available to you.

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    The easiest way to find your new property
      • Every single one of our properties online.

      • The ability to search for your new home or investment by location, price, number of bedrooms, age, or even a combination of all these factors.

      • You can also draw around your desired area on a map.

      • Register for instant notification by e-mail.

      • Professional photographs as standard, complete with detailed descriptions and floor plans.

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    Invaluable, independent advice
      • Well trained motivated staff with expert local knowledge.

      • An assigned negotiator who focuses on your property search.

      • Searches are co-ordinated across our office network.

      • Members of the Property Ombudsman and Licensed by the National Association of Estate Agents.

      • We abide by a strict code of conduct, giving you all the peace of mind you need.

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    Legally Prepared Conveyancing Service for Buyers
      • Saves time when you want to buy.

      • A panel of specially chosen solicitors already appointed to handle the property purchase.

      • Guaranteed fees including the VAT - No hidden extras - No sale no fee*.

      • E-mail, text and online progress reports.

      • Dedicated support from our client liaison team.

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    To assist with a swift a smooth exchange of contracts, we work hand in hand with a few select solicitors.  The service they provide for our clients reflects the exacting standards and values of Balgores Hayes, ensuring our professional, yet personal touch.  Payment is on a 'No Sale No Fee' basis.

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    Mortgage Services

    Do you want a mortgage designed for you ? If so, let us help. Why? Because our mortgage experts specifically design the mortgage with your needs in mind.

    We are experts in buy to let, let to buy, fixed, capped, tracker, libor, variable, offset, repayment or interest only . At Balgores Hayes we pride ourselves on finding the right mortgage tailored for you. With access to the whole market you can be confident that we really will get the right mortgage.

    Thats only half the story! Once we have found the right mortgage for you, we will then assist you every step of the way by providing you with an in house mortgage progressor. This will ensure that you move into the property with the minimum amount of stress.

    As fully qualified Financial Advisors we can also help with all of your financial needs by offering Life Assurance, Mortgage Payment Protection and Secured Loans.

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    Deciding to rent your largest single investment is often a big decision and one which should only be entrusted to highly experienced and professional agents.

    Balgores Hayes Lettings has established a much cherished reputation for offering good, honest advice, as well as setting the bar for service levels to our clients. We always remember that the most important thing for our clients is that we find the right Tenant for them and their property and as part of this procedure we reference all Tenants through a national referencing agency, which in turn means we can offer a Rental Warranty, subject to terms and conditions, for added peace of mind.

    Letting your property is one skill, but managing it after its been let really is a specialist job and here we really excel. Our Lettings Director has over 25 years experience and will make sure that you always feel like you are our only client.

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    Contact us today for an immediate confidential appraisal of your property and how to enter it into our next auction.

    • National network.

    • Wide portfolio of properties.

    • Central London auction location with good parking.

    • Extensive database of buyers and investors.

    • Highly effective marketing programme to attract buyers.

    • Comprehensive legal and administration systems.

    • Valuation service.

    • Block viewings.

    • FREE advice.


    • It's fast - exchange contracts on the fall of the gavel, with completion in 20 working days.

    • It's certain - no chains, no negotiation, no gazumping or gazundering.

    • It's efficient - serious buyers with cash and finance: no time wasters.

    • It's transparent - all interested parties have the opportunity to bid.

    • It's the place to sell property - residential, commercial and land. Properties that failed to sell on the open market. Properties likely to attract competition from buyers. Probate or executor sales and properties in need of modernisation or repair.

    • It's exciting! - come along and see for yourself. Competitive bidding in the room works to the seller's advantage.


    • Local expertise with national coverage.

    • The best of both worlds - our local buyers plus national database of auction buyers.

    • National and local advertising and PR.

    • Comprehensive full-colour catalogues/details - printed & online.

    • E-marketing campaigns.

    • Block viewings.

    • Dynamic and informative website.

    • Links to and from our members' websites.

    • Links to and from prime property portals.

    • Frequency of auctions.

    • Downloadable legal packs online.

    • Our network provides wider visibility for your property.

    • Central London auction location.

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  • Introduction

    "Our company is totally focused to provide a first class service and achieve the highest sales and rental prices for our clients. We are an experienced and highly motivated team who are totally committed to putting the client first".
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    Paul Hayes, Director MNAEA
    Paul has been successfully involved within the industry for over 25 years and is passionate about the local property market. Paul has lived within the local area for most of his adult life with his wife and four children, all of which have attended local schools.
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    Joe Hayes, Associate Director MNAEA
    Joe manages the successful sales team and has a real and enthusiastic attitude to the business. He lives in Brentwood and is a key member of the company progressing in his career since joining in 2008. He consistently sells and lists a wide range of properties and has a hard working attitude with the ability to deal with a diverse range of clients. Joe has proved an invaluable part of the team with an excellent knowledge of the local area.
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    Michael Kazemi-Rashti, Assistant Manager
    Michael is an experienced all round senior property consultant with excellent negotiation skills and a experienced understanding of clients needs and expectations. He possesses the attitude to provide excellent customer service and has the ability to go that extra mile for all of his clients.
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    Jamie Douch, Property Consultant
    Due to the increase in activity we have welcomed the arrival of Jamie to the Brentwood sales team. Jamie is a focussed, self driven individual who strives to be the best, with great care towards his clients. He comes from a back ground in retail with the ability to deal with a wide range of clients and has already proven to be an asset to our team.
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    Millie King, Branch Administrator
    Millie is an integral part of the team responsible for the day to day running of all administration which is a full time job for our busy company. She is experienced, hard working, organized and a real asset to the business making sure that the background work is complete before the sales team are ready to market and start to sell. Millie is a pleasant member of the team who is always happy to help out and does an excellent all round job in this busy Balgores Hayes environment.
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    Chad Cumbers, Mortgage Advisor
    Chad is our specialist mortgage advisor and appointed representative of the Mortgage Advise Bureau. He has over 25 years' experience in the financial industry, enabling him to provide an excellent standard of service and advice. He has a real passion for not only helping our clients get the best mortgage deals available but also, ultimately, helping our clients to secure their dream home.
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    • Introduction

      Don't take our word for it....

      Here's what our customers say about us!

    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      Thank you for your and your teams efforts on this one. I am very pleased with the service that I received. It is mainly down to Joe Hayes service that I received on this development that I instructed Balgores in Upminster. (They are also doing a fantastic job). He is a very good asset to have within your estate agents. I look forward to continuing the relationship with Balgore Hayes on the next Brentwood development.

      Mr Perry           

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      Excellent service

      Joe Hayes is outstanding as you no doubt know.  Young, but keen and effective - a credit to you.

      Geoff Harrison

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      Lee & Joe a credit to your company, thank you

      Thank you to all the staff at Balgores Hayes you were extremely efficient and friendly.  I would recommend you to anyone wishing to sell their property.

      Frances Wiltshire

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      Helped move a particularly difficult chain

      Excellent attention and responses.  Joe on the whole was very thorough and proactive.

      Deepam Patel

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      Joe was exceptional!

      Very happy with the sale of my house, Joe was exceptional!  Very polite and friendly.  A credit to your company!

      Dorothy Downer

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      I would recommend them most highly!

      Only agent who has actively shown people around and done "The Talk".  Most definitely Joe, Ben Matt, Oliver are most professional.  Your staff are a credit to your company and their families.

      Mrs M Conyers

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      Highly delighted. Well done!

      All in sales for the close attention at all times, thank you.  Hanna in lettings for all her help during the past three years.

      Mr David .N. Green

    • Seller Testimonial

      Professional at all times.

      We are very happy with your service, very professional, helpful and friendly at all times.  Joe & Nicholas were both very helpful and professional.

      Neil & Carol Melvin

    • Seller Testimonial

      Many thanks.

      You made a difficult time less stressful.

      S C Ramsay

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      Would be happy to deal with again

      Most impressed with the service from the staff at Balgores Hayes, in particular Joe Hayes.  Very professional at all times. 

      Richard Braybrook

    • Seller Testimonial

      Excellent service

      Ben Spray & Lee Davey were excellent at keeping us in the picture at all times.

      Leslie & Barbara Bugden

    • Seller Testimonial

      Thank you for all your help

      You were all very helpful, thank you again.

      Jackie Goodsell

    • Seller Testimonial

      Everyone was helpful & courteous.

      Thank you Balgores Hayes, we were completely satisfied with the way you handled the sale of our property so have recommended you.

      Mr Paul Savill

    • Seller Testimonial

      Carry on doing what your doing!

      I'm sure the whole team had a part to play so thank you to everyone's hard work.

      Joe and Lee have been outstanding during the sale process, keep up the good work.

      Michael Bretton

    • Seller Testimonial

      Joe was extremely helpful and a credit to your company.

      Lisa Shelvey

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      Joe dealt with very well

      We were very happy with the service provided, usually we don't have any comments either way when dealing with estate agents.  We would definitely recommend you.

      Ian Clarke & Karen O'Brien

    • Seller Testimonial

      Great work!

      I cannot fault the care and attention I have received from Joe Hayes regarding my house sale, he is truly a very kind, patient, professional person.  Thank you Joe.

      Lesley Cahill

    • Seller Testimonial

      Joe was very helpful & informative

      This was the 2nd house you've sold for me.  Happy with your service much more professional and attentive than all other Brentwood agents.

      Vanessa Westmore

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      Pleasure dealing with Joe & Lee

      I am very pleased with your service.

      Fiona Meade

    • Seller Testimonial

      Joe Hayes was superb

      Great service, reliable, professional - would use again!  Excellent.

      Jodie & Stephen Smith

    • Seller Testimonial

      Thank you for all your help

      I would not be moving without Ben, Joe & Paul.  You have been there all the way and helped me through my wobbles.  Joe has been great & supportive.  Ben professional and thorough.

      Sue Kennard

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      Totally professional

      I have been most grateful for the support offered throughout the process.  Lee has been totally professional while also being encouraging.

      Gill Shepherd

    • Seller Testimonial

      Left us to relax.

      The enthusiasm of all at Balgores Hayes is infectious..... Somthing others could learn from.

      Mr & Mrs Bonnett

    • Seller Testimonial

      No hesitation in recommending you.

      Many thanks for all the hard work you put into selling our home it is very much appreciated. We would have no hesitation in recommending you to our family and friends and hope the company continues to prosper.

      Jim & Vivian Waker

    • Seller Testimonial

      Very efficient team. Excellent!

      Very efficient team. Initial marketing and viewings, excellent!

      Karen Davies

    • Seller Testimonial

      First class service.

      Really appreciate all the help from everyone there, first class service!

      Mr Mason & Miss Collins

    • Seller Testimonial

      We appreciated the negotiations you carried out on our behalf on the purchase of our new home.

      Alastair Tod

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      A can do mentality.

      Excellent support, especially after sale.  Proactive approach to problems and a can do mentality.

      Pia Mulcahy

    • Seller Testimonial

      Impressive service right from the off.  Extremely proactive in getting our property sold quickly and continued to offer excellent service and advice.

      E Mansell

    • Seller Testimonial

      Absolute asset to your business.

      Joe Hayes has been superb, his patience and perseverance have been fantastic (and tested!). He is an absolute asset to your business.

      Deborah Caruana

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      Joe, thankyou for your ongoing support through to completion.

      Mrs Warren-Rogers

    • Seller Testimonial

      All contact very professional

      Very impressed, more expensive but negotiated on price and came across as very trustworthy.

      Rachel Moore

    • Seller Testimonial

      An enthusiastic, friendly and professional approach from all the team, no matter what the issue's were.  Matthew Asplin has been great, he coordinated the whole end process, responded in a timely manner and was extremely professional, he could not have done more.

      Vicky Brown

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Well done

      I received more courtesy and attention from your estate agency than I did from my local agent!  The irony being that I paid them a fee and you received nothing from me!

      T Jacobs

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Joe & Michael both very helpful

      Very professional and friendly service, plus good advice given on both sales and lettings.

      Mr M Vesey

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Joe and Michael are very helpful with our portfolio.  We hope to deal with them for many years to come.

      Mr R Nalder

    • Buyer Testimonial

      A true credit to your Balgores team

      Matt Asplin, what a star he is!  Helped a very prolonged transaction through to the bitter end.  Professional manner at all times but was honest and upfront with his comments when asked.

      Mr & Mrs Dawson

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Ben & Joe were both very good.  Thank you

      Ben Spray has been very helpful, very personable and very informative.  He was very good at keeping in contact with us throughout the process.

      Harriet Williams & Daniel Driscoll

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Enthusiastic , helpful and proactive.

      The enthusiastic and professional service received from Lee at Balgores Hayes was a credit to your company.  It was a stark contrast to the weak and passive service I received from my selling agents.

      Kevin Legrand

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Joe was excellent.

      Joe was excellent, consistently informed of progress, keen, jovial and a positive addition to our experience.

      Paul Jones & Rachel Gentleman

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Great Service.

      Great service from Balgores Hayes.  Joe & Nicholas were very helpful.

      Laura Phipps

    • Buyer Testimonial

      very helpful.

      Lee Davey has been very helpful with the buying of our property.

      Rebecca Nichols

    • Buyer Testimonial

      So happy thanks guys

      Big thanks to Lee, Ben & Joe for finally closing the deal!

      Ainhoa Keskin

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Joe proved to be invaluable

      You helped the purchase move along and was courteous and supportive.

      Mark Rund

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Ben was very informative & proactive

      All staff very helpful and on Ben's day off there would always be someone who knew our case to assist our enquiries.

      Cheryl Keefe & Daniel Denham

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Would definitely recommend

      Balgores Hayes worked very hard to secure the sale for us and we are very grateful to Ben and Lee for all their help.

      Mrs Prent

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Ben dealt with everything brilliantly - Thank you

      Amazing service, always kept up to date.  Always called back when they said they would.

      Tim Cornhill & Sarah Tappy

    • Buyer Testimonial

      You've been brilliant, thank you.

      Joe couldn't have been more efficient.

      Molly Beaumont

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Excellent service from all

      Joe Hayes was professional from start to finish.

      Stuart Lewis

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Lee was brilliant

      Everyone we dealt with was really personable and couldn't have been more helpful. We have been really impressed with the service provided throughout the whole process.

      Mr & Mrs Crompton

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Ben Spray was a pleasure to deal with.

      I was delighted by the service received.

      S Bonninton

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Great service.

      Thank you for making the buying experience a pleasurable one, great service.

      Mr Jukes & Miss Bell

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Very impressed.

      I have been very impressed with the level of communication received.

      Mr H Sidhu

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Great to do business with.

      It was a wonderful experience, great to do business with.

      Mr I Butt

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Approachable, courteous and helpful.

      Mr Martin & Miss Kelly

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Excellent service.

      Excellent service throughout from house viewing, conveyancing to completion!

      Mr Measures

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Professional & helpful.

      All the team in sales and lettings hall all been professional and helpful.

      L Feathers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Helpful from beginning to end.

      Very helpful from beginning to end.  Thank you!

      J Bell

    • Buyer Testimonial

      You have achieved the impossible!

      We really feel you have acheived the impossible.  We really felt you were on our side throughout and would always come to you again in the future.

      Mrs Delow

    • Buyer Testimonial

      1st class service.

      1st class service from start to finish from everyone.

      Mr Wilson

    • Buyer Testimonial

      I wish my estate agent had behaved in the same way

      I have been extremely happy with the manner that the team has acted in.  They have all been very professional and have been vital in keeping my purchase moving forward till completion. They have maintained excellent communication with me at all stages and with the property owner, dealing with any issues in a fast effiecent way.  I feel the team has been fantastic and gone beyond their requirements to help me.  If all estate agents were as good as these, the whole process would be a lot smoother and less stressful. I would have no hesitation to recommend this company and specifically the Brentwood office to any friends and family that are looking to buy and sell property.

      Mr Jack Saunders

    • Buyer Testimonial

      Thank you to Matt for always chasing up people and companies in the chain numerous times a day.

      Stacey Blanch

    • Buyer Testimonial

      We found for the most part the moving process with Balgores Hayes exemplary throughout.  Matt worked really hard to ensure our sale went through.

      Mr & Mrs Bertie

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    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

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