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Choosing the Correct Estate Agent to Sell your Property

Thursday 25th April 2019
Melanie, Branch Manager

Your property is probably the biggest asset you will own, so when it comes to Selling your property make sure you choose your Estate Agency Wisely. Below are some pointers to consider before you instruct an agent, 1. Ask for recommendations Ask friends, family members and colleagues who have recently moved which estate agents they used and what they thought of them. Also look in your local area at the "for sale" and "sold" signs; it's a useful indicator of the agents that work well in your area. You can check out our Glowing Reviews on our website: 2. Check industry credentials Estate agents now have to be members of The Property Ombudsman or The Property Redress Scheme. Many estate agents will also be members of…

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7 Reasons to use a Letting Agent......

Monday 15th April 2019

7 REASONS TO USE A LETTING AGENT.......... Why should you use a letting agent? 1. They will help you prepare your property for letting, as professionals, they will know the standards your property needs to meet and will help you put things right. Often an agent will be able to help you make those small changes that make all the difference. 2. They will help you meet your legal obligations. A properly trained letting agent will know all the legal requirements and will be able to advise you. Often they can take the burden of getting, say the Gas Certificate, Electrical Safety & the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). The authorities are getting stricter about these things, plus the new rules are coming into force with the…

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