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Welcome to Leaders in Christchurch
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    Leaders is one of the UK's largest and most-established independent estate and lettings agencies. With a network of over 120 branches, Leaders provides its customers and clients with a comprehensive range of property services including: residential sales, lettings and property management, financial advice, conveyancing, surveys and valuations and land and new homes, meaning our clients and customers can achieve all their property solutions 'Under One Roof'.

    Whether you are buying, selling, renting or letting, Leaders prides itself on delivering a market-leading service, thanks to its experienced staff. With professional membership of ARLA, NAEA and The Property Ombudsman, our customers can rest assured that Leaders' services are delivered with the highest possible standards, by qualified property professionals.

    Leaders' sales teams are well-versed in the current property market, staying up-to-date with the latest property news and economics. From providing a free, accurate valuation of your home to marketing your property with professional photography and floorplans, Leaders can be trusted to handle the sale of your home with knowledge, professionalism and a personable approach.

    Whether you're a first-time or accidental landlord, or a seasoned property investor, Leaders' extensive range of lettings and property management services are there to cater to each individual. From expert buy-to-let advice and finding the right investment property, to securing reliable tenants and maximising your return, you can rely on us to provide a personal and bespoke service. New to the rental market? Leaders' monthly property insights are prepared by our property experts and offer you honest, reliable and up-to-date advice on all things property.

    To find out how Leaders can help you to achieve the best results, whether buying, selling, renting or letting your home, contact your local branch today.


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Thinking of letting?
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    Leaders offers a comprehensive range of services designed to meet the needs of all types of landlords.

    So whether you are a first-time landlord or an experienced buy-to-let investor with a substantial portfolio, we can help you to achieve your goals and make the best return on your property.

    With more than 30 years of experience in the lettings market, we are the ultimate safe pair of hands to oversee the letting of your property. Each of our 100-plus branches across the country is staffed by local property experts, allowing us to provide a tailored service packed with local knowledge that is backed up by the professionalism and resources of a national company.

    Unlike many of our competitors, we have retained in-house property management teams, meaning we have local staff who are ready to respond to any repair or maintenance requests that are received. It means our teams not only know the area in which they work, they also know your property.

    If you are interested in letting out a property, we would love to hear from you. One of our specialist lettings professionals will visit your home and provide you with a valuation and an accurate and up-to-date market appraisal.

    We pledge to do all we can to help you get the highest possible rent for your property, as we understand your investment needs to work for you.

    Having grown from a single branch in Brighton in 1983 to become one of the UK's largest independent letting agents, we would now like to help you enjoy a similar rise as a landlord.

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Renting with Leaders?
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    Looking for a property to rent can be a time-consuming task, so having the support of an experienced, knowledgeable and friendly letting agent can make all the difference.

    At Leaders, we aim to help every tenant who registers with us to find a new home that meets all their requirements.

    Whether you can only view properties at a certain time, you have a strict budget, or you need to move at a specific time, we will do all we can to match your needs with suitable properties to rent on our extensive database.

    With a network of more than 100 branches across the country, our choice of properties to rent is varied in terms of size, location and price. You can view all of our properties at leaders.co.uk.

    Once you decide to rent through your local Leaders branch, our friendly and experienced team will be on hand to guide you through every stage of the process. We boast membership of the Association of Residential Letting Agents and so you can rent with confidence that our services meet all legal requirements.

    Many of the properties we offer are fully managed by our local branch, so you will benefit from having our team on hand to respond to any queries or issues you may have.
    If you are planning to rent a home and would like to do so with the help of an experienced and trustworthy letting agent, we would like to hear from you.

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    Marianne Baxendale, Branch Manager
    The Bournemouth office is led by branch manager Marianne Baxendale, who has more than six years of experience in the property industry. Having initially started out as a negotiator, Marianne successfully worked her way through the ranks and filled a variety of roles - including property manager, property inspector and senior negotiator. Alongside these various positions, she worked to achieve the Level 2 in Lettings and Property Management qualification, the Level 3 NFOPP technical award and she was named as a finalist for the 2012 Business in Excellence awards. Marianne is also a member of ARLA. She heads up a team of seven at Leaders in Bournemouth. In total, Marianne and her team have more than 65 years of combined experience - and in addition to sales and lettings specialists, there is an in-house property management team and two dedicated property inspectors. As local people, the team in Bournemouth can offer expert knowledge on the area and the property market for anybody looking to sell, let, buy or rent. With so much experience in the ranks, Marianne guarantees everybody a warm and friendly welcome to the branch and bespoke advice tailored to their precise requirements. Marianne and her team are fully committed to providing excellent service and advice on all aspects of sales and lettings. They pride themselves on their commitment, knowledge and efficiency and aim to use these to help clients. Marianne says: "I am lucky enough to work with an incredibly experienced and professional team, who work hard every day to help our clients achieve their ambitions in the property market."
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    Russell Cruwys, Senior Lettings Manager
    Leaders in Bournemouth is headed up by branch manager Russell Cruwys, who is one of the company's most experienced, knowledgeable and successful employees. He has worked for the firm since 1989, when he started in the hugely successful and widely respected Poole branch. He was soon in charge of the lettings department at that office, before moving on to the Bournemouth branch in 2002. Russell now takes responsibility for both the Ferndown and Bournemouth branches, areas he knows extremely well and is able to offer expert advice on. Over the years, many buy-to-let investors have picked up a property that delivers a great return as a direct result of Russell's insight. Even before starting at the company more than 25 years ago, Russell knew his heart was in the property industry. He was previously employed by an established estate agents in central Bournemouth and operated in residential, leisure and commercial sales at various times. As an ARLA-qualified agent, Russell and the Bournemouth branch adhere to the very highest standards in the property industry and are always up-to-date with the industry's ever-changing legislation. Russell said: "We are a respected estate and letting agents that prides itself on offering a professional and friendly attitude towards our clients. We are a fully bonded member of ARLA, a body that ensures the highest of standards in our industry. "If you have a property you are considering selling or letting or you are looking to move to a new home, please contact us and we will be more than happy to assist you with your enquiry."
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    What our clients say about Leaders

    Testimonials from Landlords

    • Landlord Testimonial

      Mr Pearce
      "Not in this day in age do you get fantastic customer service from start to end, The manager Marianne and her team excellent, and Ben, really caring, professional and understanding. Clear communication from start to end on all process of letting our new flat. This company delivers what it says. Well done leaders Christchurch Dorset branch."
    • Landlord Testimonial

      Ms Jones
      "What a wonderful experience! I would highly recommend leaders to all of my friends! They made a stressful process so easy compared to previous experiences we have had with other agents."
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      Mr Kirtley
      "I have been letting my property through Leaders for several years and I am very pleased with all aspects of property letting/management.Tenant selection and vetting has been thorough, such that I have enjoyed peace of mind that my tenants have been reliable.Property management has been excellent. Frequent property inspections with comprehensive reports highlight any potential problems at an early stage. When property problems occur, they are identified immediately and urgent remedial action taken; the result one happy landlord and tenant."

    Testimonials from Tenants

    • Tenant Testimonial

      Mr Jones
      "Property Management team are excellent! Thank you to Lizzie and Peter for sorting out the maintenance issues so efficiently! Great communication, and keeping updated throughout the works. Thank you once again"
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      Ms Conley
      "I have recently moved into a property let by Leaders. Lucy has been really efficient and a pleasure to deal with making my move very straight forward. I would definitely recommend."
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      Ms Rolfe
      "Lucy Woods and the team as Leaders Christchurch have been great during the run up to moving into our new flat. During the initial stages of the letting, including sorting out deposits and documentation, Lucy went above and beyond to help ease the stress of the move. I have every faith that during our tenancy they will continue to be just as prompt and helpful."
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