Kingston Lettings Manager Leo Der-Galestanian started in the Lettings Industry at the age of 23 in 2005 and over the last 12 years has built up valuable first hand experience which I use to advise our Landlords and Tenants on the processes, legalities and potential pitfalls when renting out their homes or investment properties. Leo comments "It has always being very important to me that I conduct my business with professionalism, transparency and with integrity and to ensure we are giving all our Landlord and Tenants the right advice under current market conditions which is what drew me towards working for a reputable company such as Curchods. I thoroughly enjoy managing the Lettings office in Kingston and with our well experienced team, friendly and straight talking approach we aim to deliver a first class service at all times. I am family man from Surrey and I enjoy motor sports, films, dining out and walking the dog."
We offer landlords a locally based, personal service with a full range of packages to suit all requirements, circumstances and types of property. If you’re considering letting a property, please book a meeting with us to find out more.
Our property portfolio ranges from small apartments, to family houses and luxurious mansions. No matter what property you are looking for, you can be sure you are dealing with a reputable, experienced and professional agent.
We are totally transparent with the costs involved and will make sure you understand every step of the process, to make your experience of finding somewhere to rent run smoothly.
“Quality and professional level of service was very good. Proactive personnel who kept in constant communication throughout the process. Secured a good tenant within a short time frame. Would certainly recommend.”Royal Quarter, Kingston-upon-Thames
“I am grateful for the outstanding level of service you have given me. It was a splendid and stress free deal. You guided me throughout. You just dont know how happy I am for the extra mile of effort you put in. I will definitely and proudly recommend your service to my friends and family.”Galsworthy Road, Kingston Upon Thames
“Professional and personable. The unified approach of purchase and subsequent letting was perfect for my buy-to-let requirement. Post-sale assistance was generously offered; tying up those small loose ends that often get overlooked during a property purchase. Happy to recommend and will likely seek Curchods services again.”Galsworthy Road, Kingston Upon Thames
“First class service from Steph Heasman (Manager); first person to view our house took it and Steph appears to have found high quality tenants for us. I also spoke alot with Martin Worland (Curchods Mortgage Services) regarding mortgages and he was very helpful.”Pond Way, Teddington
“I'm thoroughly pleased with the service. Emily Stagnell-Howe endeavours to respond in a timely manner with a professional tone to her emails. Emily is efficient, effectual and pays attention to detail.”Royal Quarter, Kingston Upon Thames
“Stephanie from Kingston Lettings was in touch prior to the launch. Throughout the process she was on hand to share valuable tips and achieved the full rental price for the property, finding a tenant very quickly. It is quite clear that Curchods work as a team and I would recommend them to any nervous new buy-to-let landlord.”The Causeway, Teddington
“Stephanie and Emily provided a professional and efficient service. They managed to find tenants for us very quickly.”Kingsmead Avenue, Tolworth
“Good professional service, I was kept well informed and updated on the progress. I am quite particular with regards to accurate documentation/referencing and they provided everything I required. I would definitely consider letting through you again and would also recommend you.”Sloan Court, New Malden
“The entire process was completely organised and professional from the first time we viewed the house and after we moved in. We really appreciate all your help and effort and will not hesitate to refer our friends to you.”Fairoak Close, Oxshott
“I allowed myself two days to find a rental property in Kingston. Curchods-Lords understood my requirements immediately. They showed me two properties on the first day and one was ideal, so it was all done in a day. No other agent seemed capable of finding relevant properties or listening properly to the requirements.”Shortlands Road, Kingston Upon Thames
“A big thank you for looking after our property for the last two and a half years. We can't praise you highly enough for how you have dealt with everything in a prompt, efficient and professional manner. You dealt with the 'tricky situations' extremely well. It was very pleasing to meet someone who enjoys their job and gives it 110%!”Pine Grove, Weybridge
“I also just wanted to say thank you for the level of customer service that you provide. We have also been very pleased with the prompt reply from you when you have dealt with Curchods. I only wish all our dealings in property were with people like you.”Thames Street, Weybridge
“98% of our clients say they would recommend us and use us again, and we've been voted by the public as Surrey's Best Estate Agent for customer satisfaction for the last 3 years running in 2013, 2014 and 2015!”
56 - 58 Wood Street, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, KT1 1UW
Monday to Friday - 9.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday - 9.00am to 5.00pm
Our full Property Management service offers complete peace of mind for the following reasons:
- We are the first point of contact for Tenants if they have any maintenance issues
- We have emergency out of hours cover The same Property Manager will look after the property throughout for continuity purposes
- We carry out regular inspections during the tenancy
- We handle the deposit negotiations at the end of the tenancy
- No markup added to works invoices - we only pass on the exact... read more
We are now fast approaching the second phase of the Government’s crackdown on private Buy-to-Let landlords, with the restriction on the lucrative tax relief claimed on rental properties. The first, being the rise in Stamp Duty for 2nd home and investment purchases which came into effect following last spring’s budget. This had the desired effect of slowing down the stampede and probably stopping many cautious or first time investment purchasers, but many seasoned and canny buyers realised that the long term forecast for the housing market, especially in the south east, is likely to continue its upward trend and whilst the additional costs are a burden, the capital growth is the prize.... read more
It’s no secret that buying or selling a home is the biggest investment we typically make in our lifetime. So, when the time comes to sell we naturally want to make sure we get the best possible price. However, by listing your property at an inflated price, you could actually end up losing money, as well as a considerable amount of precious time in the process.
Take the recent example by consumer watchdog Which? highlighting a seller who placed their property on the market after obtaining valuations, ranging from £480,000 to... read more