William H Brown established in 1890 by William Henry Brown

The business started by offering an auctions and valuation service from modest surroundings. actually within a hut on a stackyard in Ruskington, Lincolnshire, but over the years, the William H Brown name has continued to grow, now with 110 branches and part of the Sequence Group of estate agents. We are seen as one of the most-established names in the industry.  

We have continued the proud legacy of William Henry Brown and stayed true our original heritage by continuing to offer an auctions service from our two auction centres, one in East Anglia and most recently one in the North of England, find out more about our auctions service.

Being part of the Sequence Group we handle tens of thousands of moves every year. We also manage thousands of properties on behalf of our landlords too - so when it comes to buying, selling, renting or letting we’ve got lots of experience.

When choosing an estate agent, make sure you pick an experienced, professional, award-winning, established estate agent, just like us! It could be the difference between selling or letting your home quickly for the right price. 

William H Brown has many branches including York, Lincoln, Hertford, Chelmsford, Norwich, Ipswich, Peterborough and many surrounding areas.

Find your nearest William H Brown estate agents now.


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Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Hertfordshire, Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Northamptonshire.

We have exchanged

£2.48 billion

worth of property in
the past year

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Calling all local home buyers - official launch of Rosebery Park

William H Brown launches exciting new development

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  • 4 bedroom detached house

    Watlington, King's Lynn

    £209,995 NEW
  • 2 bedroom terraced for rent

    Albert Road, Mexborough

    £375 pcm deposit & fees apply
  • 2 bedroom apartment for rent

    Hatfield Road, St Albans

    price £1,500 pcm deposit & fees apply
  • 3 bedroom semi-detached house

    Aston Drive, Leeds

    £130,000 NEW
  • 1 bedroom ground floor flat

    Upper Allen Street, Sheffield

    £99,950 FOR SALE
  • 6 bedroom detached house

    Crimplesham, King's Lynn

    guide price £1,700,000 FOR SALE
  • 2 bedroom mid-terraced house

    Semilong, Northampton

    offers over £125,000 SSTC
  • 2 bedroom mid-terraced house

    Church Fenton, Tadcaster

    £110,000 SSTC
  • To find out more, book your FREE property valuation


William H Brown established in 1890....we'll get you moving

95 per cent Help to Buy Mortgages available

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"WHB Braintree offered us the best service anyone can ask for. They acted professionally and at the same time offered a personal service throughout purchase of our property."

we also offer...

want to buy at auction?

Come along to the next William H Brown auction


looking to sell at auction?

Contact the William H Brown auction centre


conveyancing - no move, no legal fee

We'll take care of the legal side of moving for you - it's a breeze with us.

Conveyancing services


FREE* Energy Performance Certificate or Home Report (in Scotland)

Instruct us and yours could be FREE!
*Subject to terms and conditions.

Conveyancing services


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Why choose us?

The many reasons to choose us to let your property.


award winning service…

mortgage services medal

Best Financial Services awards won in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Give our award winning mortgage services a try.

get a head start with us…

When you pre-arrange your mortgage with us, we'll give you a head start card to prove how much you can borrow - showing you're a serious buyer.




Sequence (UK) Limited is an Appointed Representative of Connells Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for advising on mortgages and non-investment insurance contracts (most Buy to Let mortgages are not regulated). Registered in England No: 4268443. Registered office: Cumbria House, 16-20 Hockliffe Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire LU7 1GN. Sequence (UK) Limited is part of the Connells Group.

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