Lettings and Estate Agents in Christchurch

Based in the centre of Christchurch, our branch is ready to support people looking to make their next move. We offer a full range of services – including mortgages, surveyors and selling at auction – to those thinking about selling, letting, buying or renting a property in Christchurch. With more than 30 years of experience, we have a strong reputation across Dorset and take great pride in being able to help so many local people achieve their ambitions in the property market. Get in touch today to find out more.

Contact us

Sales team: 01202 496496

Lettings team: 01202 496496

Branch opening times:

Mon - Thu: 9:00 am - 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Customer Services: 

Mon - Thurs: 9am to 6pm
Friday: 9am to 5.30pm
Saturday: 9am to 1pm
Sunday: Closed
Bank Holiday: 10am - 2pm


27a Saxon Square Christchurch Dorset BH23 1QA

Christchurch's latest statistics

4.5/ 5
Customer rating on Google
Properties let last year
Average rental viewings arranged each month
Rental applicants registered last year

* Leaders Internal Stats 2019-20

Meet Russell Cruwys
Your experienced letting agent in Christchurch

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Leaders lettings in Christchurch is headed up by Russell, 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 and is now based at the Christchurch branch.

Russell knows the area extremely well and is able to offer expert advice on lettings. 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 Christchurch branch adhere to the very highest standards in the property industry and are always up-to-date with the industry's ever-changing legislation.

The current average house price* in Christchurch is £437,316

Remember, property prices in Christchurch fluctuate regularly and may not always follow trends seen in the rest of the UK. We strongly advise getting an up-to-date property valuation before you sell.

*Average house price is based on data from Land Registry's price paid data and is an average for this branch area in the year 2019 to date.

Meet Ian Laidlaw
Your experienced estate agent in Christchurch

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Senior Sales Manager Ian is one of Dorset's most experienced and successful property experts. He has worked in the industry since 2005 when he joined Waterside Properties, which was later acquired by Leaders. Ian has lived and worked in the local area for 15 years and is extremely knowledgeable about the local market. He says the most rewarding part of his job is building relationships with sellers and buyers that last long beyond completion day.

What Christchurch's customers say

So I got swift mail responses from Leaders Lettings, organized my viewing at short notice by Tracey, sent Kennedy promptly. They have been kind, considerate and very professional. 6⭐ for maintaining a great communication stream....no gaps Leaders has taken my request as their concern, I bet same goes for all their customers. Tracey, Kennedy & Leaders Lettings, thank you kindly.


Leaders have been exceptional with us as a family, after giving up hope on ever finding our dream home, Kennedy and Russel came to our rescue. Nothing has been too much trouble and communication has been clear and consistent! We can’t thank them enough.


To Ms Kennedy James. Leaders Christchurch, Dorset. This is to thank you for your professionalism and care in advising and managing this my 4th rental property here in the UK. Having used the services of realtors to purchase 18 homes around the World, your kindness and empathy set you apart from most. I've deliberately copied Russell Cruwys Manager, in this email, to inform him how satisfied I am with the service offered by Leaders. Wishing you all the best for your future.