To anyone thinking of using an estate agent I would say
“Think again, PLEASE! Don't throw away your hard earned
Ward from Southampton wrote to tell us how pleased he was with
“Dear All at HouseWeb,
Thanks very much for your excellent service! I've had
many calls & communications on the property and have sold it
for the full asking price! We have just exchanged contracts
today (only 2 months after the initial offer!!) Everyone
should use this service! Selling direct has kept out the
middle man and kept communications going easily.
told everyone about the website and the money that they can
save. Now that it’s sold I can also tell them about
the ease of selling without an agent! This is definitely the
future - we just need to educate more people!
This was the second time I've sold a property, but the first
time as a DIY sale It has been much less hassle with better
communication - without a middle man (who doesn't do
I started thinking about selling privately when the estate
agent came to my house boasting about his new Porsche 911 then
told me that he wouldn't take less than 2% commission. I
buy most things from the web and believe that this is a
brilliant way of selling. I did have reservations
initially but these soon went as I realised the benefits.
I chose HouseWeb because the site was very informative and advertises
on popular search engines. I used the original estate agents
leaflet which I have from when I bought the property as a base
for my advert. Everything else was very easy! The property
was on HouseWeb for 7 weeks before an offer was agreed then
2 months for the move. Excellent timing! I advertised for
£3K more than the original valuation and saved £2934 on
To anyone thinking of using an estate agent I
would say “Think again, PLEASE! Don't throw away your hard
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