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We're regulated by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and licensed by the Association of Letting Agents (ARLA) giving you the utmost reassurance of a quality service. 

We have Full Client money protection through our membership of RICS - Click here to see our current certificate.

We are also members of the Property Ombudsman scheme which can provide independent redress in the event of a problem occurring with our service. You can also see our complaints handling procedure here.

Note that the "Propertymark logo" is a Collective Trademark owned by National Federation of Property Professionals trading as Propertymark

Our clients come to us because we have a breadth and depth of know-how gained over 135 years as estate agents in Exeter and East Devon.

Through good times and more difficult ones, we must have managed just about every property scenario imaginable.

Whether you’re looking for a modern approach to selling or letting, or need skill in block management, surveying or auctions, or expertise in valuations or project management – we believe we have a unique ability to handle your challenges with the know-how you deserve.


People who select Whitton & Laing are choosing a level of know-how that spans a wide range of skills, offering the wherewithal to handle almost any property-related matter imaginable.

It’s a level of know-how that’s been built up over 135 years that makes us one of the longest-established firms of property agents and chartered surveyors in Devon.

Indeed our unique level of expertise ranges from the sale or letting of an entire country estate or the management of the complexities of refurbishing a multiple-leaseholder block of flats – right down to getting a set of teaspoons under the gavel in our auction house!

With offices in Exeter and Exmouth, following our merger with Palmers some years ago, we’re able to cover an area from coast to coast.

Whitton & Laing is the agent of choice for many of the county’s solicitors handling probate and family matters, the Official Receiver and a number of other organisations and institutions – all of whom know they can trust us to provide a sound, reliable service that gets the job done with maximum skill and minimum fuss.


Close to the city centre and just a stone's throw from the high street, our spacious offices are strategically placed and easily accessible, situated less than 200 metres from Exeter Central station and opposite the renowned Royal Albert Memorial Museum.

The offices are welcoming and comfortable and with frontage to both Queen Street and the Harlequin Centre, offering one of the largest window displays in the city.

Here also, our professional services department covers full building surveys, home buyer reports, project management and provides specialist valuations for numerous building societies, banks and individuals.

Our block management team manage one of the largest portfolios of residential property in the south-west.

Finally, our experienced residential lettings team look after the interests of hundreds of landlords whilst providing a user-friendly service to tenants.


Get in touch

Call us on Exeter: 01392 259395 or Exmouth: 01395 267777 or send us a message...
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Get in touch

Call us on 01392 259395 or send us a message...