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William H Brown

Estate Agents in Braintree
opening times
Monday 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday Closed
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our Braintree branch William H Brown estate agents in Braintree are part of the largest Sales and Lettings estate agents in the country.

We provide an unrivalled service whether it be selling, buying, renting and letting as well as Mortgage Services and protection. We also provide a bespoke rental service for our landlords with guarantees for rental income for landlords and protection insurance for tenants. Situated in a prime location on Braintree High Street and covering all surrounding areas Rayne, Cressing, The Notleys, Great Dunmow, Great Leighs, Thaxted and more.

We offer enhanced marketing packages to promote your property online, including professional photography. We can also help you find your next home, whether it be a house, flat or bungalow, using our Help to Find service. We are happy to discuss all aspects of lettings and rentals too, so why go anywhere else?

In-house we have our experienced Lettings team here to give you an up to date valuation for your property. Alongside our extensive list of applicants searching for a property in Braintree, being part of a national network, we can also call our local branches in order to make sure that we are not only getting you a tenant quickly but we are getting you the right tenant.

Are you a first time landlord of a house or flat? We can offer you three types of services: Introduction only, Rent Collection and Fully Managed.

Speak to us today about the property services we offer!
why choose us?
  • We have a fantastic management team that will help manage your property.
  • Prominent flagship office located in Braintree High Street!
  • Our Mortgage Services Consultant Jack is in branch available for appointments to guide you through the buying process.
  • Professional Marketing Packages Available Including Portfolio For Prestige Properties (T&Cs apply)
  • Dedicated survey department that can offer you advice on which survey you need to undertake.
  • Landlord and tenants insurances, tenant referencing service and professional inventory services available
  • Accompanied viewings available if required & staff members to attend all arranged Open House events. Leave it in our capable hands.
  • Our in-house dedicated Sales Progressor, Lisa Dove, will ensure that your property sale and purchase proceeds to a speedy conclusion.
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James Collitt
Senior Branch Manager
James has been working within an Estate Agency environment since leaving school, and has over 18 years estate agency experience. He brings a wealth of experience from both the independent and multinational sector. He’s a professional and articulate individual who prides himself in getting the job done.
Warren Hames
Assistant Branch Manager
Warren is the Assistant Branch Manager spending most of his day in branch managing the team and ensuring the smooth running of the entire office. Warren has been working for William H Brown for many years, initially starting as a Trainee Sales Negotiator working his way through the ranks and now he is recognised at our annual conferences for his exceptional results. Warren prides himself on giving only the highest level of customer service to all clients.
Jenna Freemantle
Residential Sales Manager
Jenna has over 12 years of experience in Estate Agency and has successfully progressed thousands of properties to completion and delivers the highest levels of customer service to her clients. Jenna is mentioned and thanked in 5 star reviews for her hard work throughout the buying & selling process and our customers absolutely love her & her work ethics. Jenna aims to take the stress out of the moving process for all of our sellers & buyers and she does this effortlessly.
Carys Thomas
Trainee Sales Negotiator
Carys is the most recent addition to the team here at Braintree. She has a wide knowledge of Braintree and the neighbouring villages. She has a background in customer care and has an amazing ability to match client's expectations to find them their dream home. Carys is the friendly face welcoming prospective buyers into your home on viewings.
Helene Tyler
Helene has worked in Estate Agency for over 25 years and has a strong background of administration. She is hard working, organised and strives to keep the office running smoothly while ensuring that the company compliance is met and making sure that all the correct procedures are followed. Helene is vital part of the team and is always here to help.
Lisa Dove
Sales Progression Manager
Lisa is a long time employee of the company, and is a true asset to our team. Lisa is here to help your sale/purchase run as smoothly as possible, and acts as your link to solicitors. She will keep you informed throughout the process, until exchange and completion.
Nathan Bourne
Lettings Manager
Nathan has had several years working in the Lettings industry. He is motivated and driven in providing a great customer service and prides himself on his business determination and ethics. As the Lettings Manager he is on hand to help for all your letting needs.
Lucy Sandford
Trainee Lettings Negotiator
Lucy is the most recent addition to the lettings team. She has a positive attitude and is determined to provide great customer service. Lucy is your friendly first point of call for lettings and wants to make your letting journey as stress free as possible.
Dan Gurney
Area Director
Dan has been in estate agency for over 24 years and has a wealth of experience working in the Suffolk & Essex area for the company. Dan is responsible for 9 local offices within the company and continues to help drive their success.
Rob Chapman
Land & New Homes Board of Management Partner
Responsible for our Essex & Suffolk Land & New Homes Centre, overseeing all aspects of our business and co-ordinating our Land & New Homes strategy across 19 Sequence branches. Rob has worked with and advised multiple development companies on delivering exciting new schemes to the market and the creation of their branding in line with each client’s aspirations.
Andy Gledhill
Land Partner
Andy is the Land Partner for the Southern half of the East Anglian business, responsible for the sale and acquisition of residential development land across the region. With over 17 years experience in the industry, including a number of years with both PLC and regional housebuilders since graduating with a degree in Land Management, Andy is uniquely placed to assist with the sale or acquisition of your site
Joseph Cooper
Land Manager
Joseph is our highly enthusiastic and dedicated Land Manager working throughout East London and Essex with a range of large house builders to local developers to find development opportunities and structuring the deals to make them happen. In his personal life he a proud father to two little girls who keep him on his toes, and Joe is also very much into his fitness, being a former personal trainer.
Steven Atkins
New Homes Mortgage Consultant
As a specialist new homes Mortgage Consultant, Steve has considerable knowledge and experience of mortgage products that are particularly geared towards the new homes market, especially on Help To Buy or Shared Ownership schemes. His flexible approach makes him available to meet at a location best suited to buyers and can be often found at weekends at our various developments.

Wanted properties

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Single tenant looking for a 1 or 2 bedroom property to rent in a rural location around Braintree, working full time. Max budget £900 PCM and can move ASAP - Landlord can you help us?
We currently have tenants looking to RENT a family home, between Braintree and Great Leigh's. Landlords - contact us now!
LAND WANTED! From single plots through to large scale developments. Call us for more information on 01376 320018. Our dedicated land department can help guide you through the process.
LANDLORDS - can YOU help? Tenants looking to RENT a two bedroom house around Braintree. Both Working Full Time and can move ASAP!! Max Budget £1000 PCM.
LANDLORDS WE NEED YOU!!! Tenant looking for a modern, 2 bedroom apartment between Braintree and Witham!
NEW BUILD SITES WANTED. From small to large developments, we have a dedicated New Homes Team who can offer you all the advise you need from selling to renting.
CALL NOW! Our applicants are looking for a house in Cressing - can you help? Call us today for a free valuation.
VILLAGES! Are you thinking of selling? NOW IS A GREAT TIME TO SELL! Call us on 01376 320018
Mr R is looking for a two / three bedroom house on the South Side of Braintree up to 300k
Mrs F is looking for a two bedroom apartment in the Braintree area up to 200K
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What Our Customers Say

I would like to thank every single person in this firm who helped us to achieve our dream . It was not easy for us but they made it happen. Ms Lizza and Ms Suzanne were always there for us when we were in a stressful situation. They always had an optimistic approach which really helped us .Thank you all again and may you be the good luck charm for many more customers. show more
Mrs C, Essex, Jun 2024
Warren and Jenna were both very efficient, knowledgeable and professional in all they did, which helped make our sale go through very smoothly indeed. James leads a friendly, efficient and well run branch in Braintree. show more
Mr E, Essex, Dec 2023
Great estate agent - have used before and used again recently for the sale of my house. Excellent service and a particular thank you to Jenna Freemantle for all her help and support in managing the chain. show more
Mr M, Essex, Sep 2023
Just completed a home purchase. The process took longer than expected but Jenna was always responsive when we required answers and supportive during our buying process. Would use their services again and recommend the Braintree branch. show more
Mr B, Essex, Sep 2023
From start to a rather protracted finish the team were helpful, professional and responsive . Jenna in particular as sales progression staff was superb . Would recommend without hesitation show more
Mrs H, East Lothian, Aug 2023
Excellent service provided by Jenna & the team @ William H Brown Braintree with our recent house sale. Very helpful & supportive service throughout- highly recommend. Thanks again for all your help. show more
Mr W, Essex, Aug 2023
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED - I sold my house very quickly after James' valuation and Jenna's help throughout the whole process was amazing. I highly recommend the team at William H Brown. show more
Ms T, Essex, Aug 2023
Jenna has been absolutely amazing to help sell the house show more
Mr P, Essex, Aug 2023
William H Brown sold our property for us after a valuation with James. The process was quick and smooth with the Braintree branch. Thank you to James, Warren, Tash and Jenna. show more
Mr A, Essex, Jun 2023
I found the process quite stressful throughout, but all the team especially Tash and Jenna were so helpful and helped me through the whole process. I would highly recommend them. show more
Mr S, Essex, Jun 2023

Feefo Reviews

Very good

Jack and Jenna were very good at keeping informed. Very accommodating team.

Polite efficient service. Very knowledgable.

Polite efficient service. Very knowledgable.

Would recommend

Very quick and very helpful. Stress free from start to finish.

Listened to what we wanted

Very polite, listened to what we wanted. However we have not gone on the market yet so cannot comment further

Very good and gave us all the information we needed.

Very good and gave us all the information we needed.


Precisely put no daft sales talk straight to the point, excellent service did not push me to try and sign for more than I needed , put it in layman’s terms anyone would have understood

Good communication ,explaining clearly

Very good and very fast

Very good service

Very good service

Excellent! Informative and very helpful.

Our mortgage advisor at William H Brown (Jack) is very knowledgeable and supportive. He shared new information with us and helped us through the process very smoothly. The other team members at Wiliam H Brown were equally helpful and friendly. I would definitely recommend!

Fast and helpful

I would recommend, they helped us out with a fast service and helped us to understand everything clearly.