Founded in 1922

Hair & Son has been established in Southend and the surrounding area property market since Frederick Gordon Hair founded the firm in 1922.

The last 100 years have seen the company go from strength to strength establishing Auction, Lettings, Commercial, Residential Property and Block Management departments in addition to the Sales Department. We are so much more than just an Estate Agent.

Our areas of expertise

Covering most of South Essex and East London, we are the only local property professionals with the experience and expertise to deliver a comprehensive, all-inclusive service that handles all your property matters.

Residential sales

Hair & Son have the proven experience in the local marketplace along with the extensive knowledge and resources to deliver a comprehensive first-class service.


Our exceptional service has seen us build long lasting relationships with both landlords and tenants.

Assisting tenants to find their perfect property and landlords to find the best possible tenants.


With over 50 years of experience selling, renting, managing and surveying business premises, we are able to offer clients a comprehensive service when selling or letting their property.


With regular Auctions, detailed property packs and diverse listings of residential and commercial properties, Hair & Son is one of the leading property Auction houses in South East Essex.

Property Management

Backed by over 95 years‘ experience handling properties for landlords in the local area, we offer the most sophisticated and refined property management service in South East Essex.

Professional Services

We provide an extensive range of professional services, including surveys, valuations and schedules to private individuals and corporate clients throughout South East Essex.

Our Team

With two very experienced partners, six heads of department and over seventy staff, Hair & Son are proud to boast the largest collection of property experts in the area.

Southend Office

Rayleigh Office

Wickford Office





Find your local estate office

Whatever your enquiry, get in touch today.
Our experts are here to help.

Auctions & Commercial Office

186 London Road
Essex SS1 1PJ

T 01702 43 22 55



Head Office Accounts and Management Department

200 London Road
Essex SS1 1PJ

T 01702 39 49 59



Sales & Lettings Office

190 London Road
Essex SS1 1PJ

T 01702 34 11 77


6 High Street
Essex SS6 7EG

Tel: 01268 77 43 16