Why choose Palmer and Partners?

Why Choose Us?

Selling or letting your home is a big decision to make. You will always want to entrust it to someone responsible, trustworthy and knowledgable. Choosing an estate agents to use is one of the hardest decisions you will make when it comes to selling your house. Colchester is a large town and is becoming bigger with each passing month. As a result of this, more houses are being built and of course, being sold. There are many estate agents in Colchester, making it a competitive industry for us, so why should you choose us?

Palmer and Partners is a premium estate and lettings agents with branches in Colchester, Clacton, Ipswich and Sudbury. We have been an established business since 2004, starting out in Colchester. We grew quickly and opened branches around the East Anglian region. John Palmer initially started Palmer and Partners with Paul Devereux and it has gone from strength to strength. All of the partners have decades of experience in the estate agency world and love what they do. But it’s not just about the Partners.

Our People 

The staff at Palmer and Partners always have your best interests at the forefront of their minds. Selling a property is a tremulous time and you need to have faith in who you give the task to. Our clients will always be respected, as will their property. Customer service is King for our business. We aim to dispel what some people may think of estate agents and prove that we do care about helping you find the right house and sell yours at a fair price. Our belief is that the key to delivering what people want is having the most honest and approachable staff - whether that’s sales, lettings or financial services. Clients are treated exactly how we would wish to be ourselves. The estate and lettings agents teams all live in the area and know it extremely well. This wealth of knowledge means that they’re all highly competent in their roles and will be able to advise you accordingly, and answer any questions you may have. Palmer and Partners can guarantee you exemplary service and respect.


As well as being one of the top estate agents in Colchester and surrounding areas, it is also one of few independent agencies in the business. Our sales and lettings staff have been trained accordingly and are aware of the procedures that need to occur in the event of selling, buying or letting a property.

As a reputable business, we’re members of various organisations that provide our clients protection and peace of mind.

We also work with a local brokerage firm, Fosters Financial,  who have offices in Colchester and Ipswich. They have access to the entire mortgage market so are able to get you the best deal, as well as offering a high level of service and great advice.

All of our agents agree to adhere to the above organisations codes of conduct. We can guarantee confidentiality and complete trust. Our agents work with honesty, integrity and excellent communication at all times. You will be kept informed and up to date with what is happening with your property (both as a buyer and a seller). We liaise with all parties to keep everyone involved up to date. You will receive a fair and honest valuation of your property, as well as advise on selling it. Our Colchester branch is open 7 days a week so we’re there for you when you need us, and the others are there for you Monday-Saturday. Our teams will always do all they can to work around your circumstances.

If you’re looking into moving house, buying your first home, renting a property or letting your property, Palmer and Partners are here to help. We have expert estate and letting agency teams in Colchester, Clacton, Ipswich and Sudbury. Get in touch today to see how we can help you.