Force and Sons is an independent family run estate agency which has been in existence since 1790 making it one of the oldest family run firms in the country. The founder was John Force, a builder and auctioneer, who originally had premises in Cathedral Yard, Exeter. In 1820 he moved with his son Charles to shop premises in Sidwell Street, Exeter, only yards from the present Head Office. It was at this time the firm expanded into Estate Agency and also funeral directors although this aspect of the business ceased in the 1950’s. Eight generations later and the firm now have two offices having expanded into Dawlish in 1982. It is a thriving residential and commercial Estate Agency with a highly regarded lettings and property management department.
There has been a continuous family involvement in the firm throughout its history and is currently run by brothers David and Stephen Force. The partners and staff all pride themselves on providing a friendly and professional service backed by many years of experience and the commitment which you will only find in a truly independent firm. Whether acting on a sole agency or multi agency basis, our service is inclusive of all the benefits of belonging to the Property Sharing Experts (PSE) group as well as unrivalled coverage in Exeter, Dawlish and throughout the Westcountry and London with PSE. People in property since 1790.