Welcome to Porters Estate Agents

 We are an award winning independent family owned estate agency and we believe in providing a very personal service to all of our clients, you will hear the same voices when you phone and see the same faces when you visit. We will endeavour to go out of our way to provide you with service levels above your expectations and that hopefully you will recommend us to friends and family. Porters Estate Agents look to make long term business relationships with our clients, assisting you with your future property requirements.  Unlike corporate estate agents we limit the number of properties we advertise at any one time to a maximum of 15, you will be our big fish in a small pond, ensuring you receive our attention whenever required. 


We care for the environment and are looking to make our office as green as possible, always looking for new ideas and how to reduce waste and single use plastic. The directors of Porters Estate Agents and both vegan and keen animal rights activists, aiming to speak up for the innocent and voiceless animals. We donate to animal charities and encourage children to learn about the food chain and alternatives to animal products.

Our team of property professionals

Sean Porter

Sean Porter

Selling and letting valuations are carried out by Sean Porter, who has been working in the property industry for over 35 years both in the corporate and independent fields, gaining invaluable experience to advise you on your property matters.

Married with three children, an avid rugby fan spending Sunday mornings, volunteering and coaching the under 13’s at Old Rutlishians in Wimbledon.

Elizabeth Pleasance

Elizabeth Pleasance

Elizabeth has 22 years experience of working in Estate Agency, all of which has been in South West London so her local knowledge is extensive and a valuable asset. If you need to know which school is best then Elizabeth has all of the latest news.

Living just a few minutes from the office, Elizabeth is married with two young boys, she is therefore the ideal person to ask about local schools and transport.

Lina Ladjel

Lina Ladjel

Lina has been working in property industry for over 15 years and is now dealing with our property management portfolio from the smallest studio to large detached house. Dealing with property contractors, tenants and landlords Lina is very happy to give advice and guidance on any aspect of property management and tenancy law.

Living locally Lina is married with two young children.

Paavo Alexander

Paavo Alexander

Paavo is our expert viewing negotiator who is willing to assist and help in any way he can, leaving university with a first class degree in photography he has the perfect eye to catch the ambient light within your property to show it off to it's full potential. Paavo knows Balham very well and can be found on a Saturday helping clients find their perfect house.

Yasmin Porter


Yasmin is our social/multimedia expert, she has boundless enthusiasm and you will always be greeted with a smile. Born and raised in South West London and now living in Dulwich, she has expert local knowledge and can advise you of the best route to plan your morning runs, having run over most of SW London.

Heidi Porter


Heidi is a director of Porters and keeps Sean under control, her input into the business is invaluable. 

Heidi is a long time vegan and animal rights advocate, having written children's books on the subject and continues to campaign for animals that do not have a voice.

Andrew Croft


 Andrew Croft LLB has been a solicitor for 18 years and a Notary public for 8 years, specialising in litigation, probate matters and court of protection matters. Andrew lives in Kingston with his partner and two children from where he cycles some one hundred miles a week to work and back and can occasionally look rather tired by the end of the week! 

Bradley Stiller


 Bradley Stiller has been practising Conveyancing for 20 years and can assist you with both your residential and commercial transactions.  If you require a lease extension or leasehold advice we can advise on costs and the process involved. Bradley lives in Wandsworth with his cat, an avid fan of Eurovision and he is disappointed every year when we achieve nul points! 

Wendy Keelan


Wendy is our very experienced legal secretary with a wealth of knowledge , recently undertaken a will course and will always be happy to assist, her cups of tea are legendary and you will not need to be in the office long before one is offered. Wendy loves animals and often takes great photos on Tooting Bec Common on her walk to work.

Thank you for spending the time to read about us

There has been a solicitors firm on our current site since 1960, Laurie Moran & Arthur were a well established local firm with an excellent reputation for customer service.In 2008 London and Surrey Homes were established to offer a full estate agency service within the solicitors office at 240 Balham High Road, clients of both the solicitors and estate agency have commented on how successful the dual service has been and the benefit to their transaction.Our re-branding to Porters Estate Agents in October 2015 aims to enhance our local appeal and family values, with over 100 years of property experience, we have an in-depth knowledge of the property market and local areas.