Kings Permanent Recruitment For Estate Agents

Specialist Estate Agency Recruitment to the Property Industry


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We are a Specialist Estate Agency Recruitment Service, solely dedicated to the placement of Estate Agents and Letting Agents into permanent positions within the residential property sector in and around the United Kingdom. Our additional areas of expertise include Property Management and CeMAP qualified Mortgage Advisors.

Our combined expertise having worked in both Estate Agency and Financial Services totalling 25 years along with over 22 years’ experience specialising in Estate Agency recruitment ensures our industry knowledge is guaranteed…

Group Managing Director, Steve King offers an unrivalled knowledge of the property sector totalling 12 years of Estate Agency experience, having worked within both Corporate and Independent Estate Agency for high profile companies such as Bairstow Eves Countrywide, Beresfords Group and Douglas Allen (Arun Estates) In addition, Steve boasts more than 12 years’ experience specialising in Estate Agency recruitment.

Associate Partner, Adam Howes, brings 13 years of Estate Agency and Financial Services expertise, having worked at Regional Manager level within Bairstow Eves and Abbotts Countrywide. Adam also now boasts over 9 years’ experience specialising in Estate Agency recruitment.

The team is complimented by Senior Associate, Graham Clack who brings 30 years of experience with two major City law firms: Fieldfisher and latterly Berwin Leighton Paisner Solicitors, who were named a top-five ‘legal game changer of the last decade’ by the Financial Times.

At Berwin Leighton Paisner, Graham was a highly successful Licensing Practitioner, before gaining 4 years’ recruitment experience when he took over sole responsibility for the recruitment of paralegals, so is well versed in finding the best talent up against tight deadlines.

With his experience within a legal environment Graham brings both a sharp-eye for detail and professionalism; thus, able to help Clients match high quality candidates. He is also a Councillor for Sevenoaks District Council.

You can be assured that our Estate Agency and Financial Services background has provided us with a thorough understanding and sound knowledge of the industry enabling us to offer a Specialist Estate Agency Recruitment Service sourcing and placing candidates from Negotiators, Mortgage Advisors up to and including Regional Sales and Lettings Directors.

We interview like Sales Managers and listen to our Hiring Managers requirements taking accurate instructions accordingly. We check for gaps in employment and avoid job hoppers and our company motto is “Quality and not quantity” We DO NOT just send out candidates’ CV’s in the hope that if we throw enough mud at the wall some will stick.

Our success has seen us match the perfect candidate with the perfect job in all four corners of the United Kingdom from Brighton to Glasgow and Merthyr Tydfil to Norwich.

From experience, we have come to understand that partnering with the right external recruitment agency is critical. We have also learned that timescale is one of the most important aspects of recruitment, especially so in a fast-paced industry such as Estate Agency. Minimising the turnaround time of a vacant role is essential to ensure the vacancy is filled with the right candidate, who will genuinely add value to your business.

Since the launch of our business in 2006 we have thrived due to our core beliefs and a business model built around the following principles…

Great communication…

By listening carefully to our client’s requirements, we are then able to gain a full understanding of your precise requirements. Each vacancy is then treated as unique and a tailor-made approach is adopted, maintaining a critical focus on our client’s business processes, objectives and budgets. At all times communication will be exacting and frequent.


We understand that relationships and reputations are built and broken when trust dissipates and with this in mind we pledge to be punctual and reliable in everything we say and do.


Probably the most important aspect of Estate Agency recruitment is a precise understanding of the type of person with the best fit to your environment. Through our unrivalled industry knowledge, we can undertake advertising on your behalf, handling response and initial screening, ultimately providing you with a short list of suitable candidates that will match your requirements to ensure you meet with those who possess the right personality, attitude and skills to add value to your organisation from day one. As our logo boasts – Let us solve the puzzle…

Talk is cheap…

We would be delighted to provide you with a reference brochure for your perusal which would give you a clear insight into some of the Estate Agents who have utilised our services for their recruitment needs, with their own opinion of our services.