Letting Estate Agents in Brentwood - let our experience find the right tenant for you

Providing a personal, professional service to Landlords and Tenants

Hardings Lettings has been established Estate Agent in the Brentwood area for over 25 years. We are a dedicated Residential Lettings and Property Management Company committed to providing an excellent service for both tenants and landlords. We have a comprehensive and constantly expanding portfolio of top-quality properties.

Hardings Lettings in Brentwood is an independently owned estate agent business and also provides an insurance scheme that protects clients’ money and a customer complaints procedure that offers independent redress.

We pride ourselves on providing a personal, professional service. All of our team of highly trained staff live locally and have a detailed understanding of Brentwood and surrounding areas. Our combined wealth of experience within the industry extends to well over 50 years and the Director of the company leads the team by providing a traditional hands-on approach.

Our reputation is based on delivering results and the quality of our customer service. We are proud that a large proportion of our business comes from personal recommendations from satisfied clients.

Whether you are a first time landlord with one property requiring professional advice, or have a large portfolio of properties we can help. Whether you require a fully managed property service or a ‘let only’ option, Hardings Lettings will tailor a package that is right for you.


Offering clients a complete and comprehensive service

Hardings Lettings shop front Brentwood
Hardings Lettings vehicle in Brentwood

Hardings Lettings & Property Management are Brentwood’s leading, independently owned Lettings Estate Agents, with a reputation for providing the highest level of client care. We have been established for over 25 years, we endeavour to mix traditional business values with contemporary methods to deliver a high level of service.

We subscribe to the codes of practice defined by professional bodies that protect the interests of landlords and tenants. We are also members of The Property Ombudsman Scheme.

With the industries constantly shifting landscapes Hardings Lettings have established themselves as a market leading independent estate agent.

Over 25 years ago, Karl Palmer had a vision to offer clients a comprehensive service, Karl made the decision to launch a dedicated lettings office in St Thomas Road. It is now the one of the longest established most prominent lettings agencies in the area.

Estate Agent Letting FAQ's

Most frequent questions and answers when renting property answered

Harding Lettings cover Brentwood and all surrounding areas.
Including CM12, CM13, CM14, CM15, RM3 and RM5

The marketing price of your property will be determined by many figures, but the main components are current marketing conditions, location, size, accommodation, and other similar rentals that have been recently achieved.

Hardings Lettings will conduct the viewings on the landlords behalf, saving time and ensuring quality applications.
If landlords wish to meet qualified applications, then Hardings will arrange this.

All our tenants must complete and pass a vigorous and extensive referencing procedure. This process is outsourced to a top industry accredited company and our landlords can review those results. 

Landlords must insure the building when letting a property.

The insurance must specifically cover the letting or residential property.

Hardings Lettings can advise you of who to contact.

In the unlikely event that a tenant fails to pay their rent, Hardings Lettings will proactively manage that situation.

We would recommend that before the commitment of every tenancy the landlord takes a rent and legal cover insurance.

Hardings Lettings will advise you on the steps needed to resolve a rent arrears situation quickly and efficiently.

Tenants will be responsible of all utilities as part of their assured shorthold tenancy agreement

Within our managed service, Hardings Letting will report repairs required to the landlord. We will take landlords instructions and arrange certified contractors to attend and resolve any issues.

You do not have to provide furniture, however the tenant can expect kitchen appliances to be provided
eg. cooker, washing machine, fridge freezer.

The tenants deposit must be registered with a government back scheme within 30 days of the start of the tenancy, Hardings can take care of this and would register the deposit with the deposit protection scheme. Other schemes are available for landlords to use such as The DPS scheme.

Why Use Hardings Lettings Estate Agent Service?

There are several reasons why you might choose to use Hardings Lettings Estate Agents in Brentwood, rather than a larger, national agency.

  • Personalised service: Hardings Lettings Estate Agents have a better understanding of the local market and can offer a personalised service and advice to help you find the perfect rental property.
  • Expertise: We have extensive knowledge of the Brentwood and can provide valuable insights and advice on different neighborhoods, rental prices, and other factors that may be important to you.
  • Convenience: We are based in St Thomas Road in Brentwood, so working with us is convenient and easier to meet us in person and discuss your needs.
  • Responsiveness: We are responsive and available to answer questions or address concerns in a timely manner.


Hardings Lettings Estate Agents can provide a more personalised and convenient experience when searching for a rental property in Brentwood.

Great experience. Tilly was very helpful and assisted us very well.
Ash Fuller
Ash Fuller
They're a great company with very caring staff who were there for me whenever I had questions. If/when I move again, I be going to them first.
B Aberneithy
B Aberneithy
Very professional and pleasure to deal with as a landlord.
Andy Richardson
Andy Richardson
Very professional lettings agency for the Brentwood area. Have dealt with them for over a decade now, and they've never provided anything other than exemplary service.
luke marshall
luke marshall
Have used Hardings lettings for around 10 years now to let our portfolio of over 50 properties. Have always received a very professional and reliable service. Would definitely recommend them.
Richard Carstens
Richard Carstens
Excellent service from Hardings Letings. From the time I viewed the flat, to making the offer and mreceiving the documents and support, plus moving in. I can highly recommend the team!
Marlo Grobler
Marlo Grobler
Amazing service. Since we started looking at property until our move in date, they have been very helpful and supportive.