Founded in 1922

Hair & Son has been a pillar of Southend’s property market since Frederick Gordon Hair founded the firm in 1922. The last 95 years has seen the firm go from strength to strength, opening five offices and establishing six departments to become so much more than an estate agent.

But we measure ourselves by the present, as much as the past. That’s why we never stop looking for ways to innovate our service and help our clients to grow their business now and for years to come.

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

Any estate agent worth their salt can sell your home. But only Hair & Son have the experience, knowledge and resources to deliver a comprehensive, first-class service that truly maximises the value of your property.


We’ve been letting property in the area since 1922. In that time, our exceptional service has seen us build relationships with landlords and tenants that have lasted for generations


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.

1528 London Road
Essex SS9 2QH

Tel: 01702 47 00 66

6 High Street
Essex SS6 7EG

Tel: 01268 77 43 16

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


163 Broadway
Thorpe Bay
Essex SS1 3EX

Tel: 01702 58 22 55

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