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Some Local Solicitors

David Temperton01206 575321Bell & Howe01206 710750
Perera Solicitors01206 543999Martin Elliott & Co01206 767112
Motorwise National Accident Claims0800-298 2422John Fowlers01206 302694
David Morgan Jones01206 766749Stuart & Co01206 760600
Plummer Tilsley Logan01206 217700Fisher Jones Greenwood01206 578282
D W Gallifant01206 383050Pleass Thomson & Co01206 307454
Passmores01206 574076Thompson Smith & Puxon01206 574431
Asher Prior Bates01206 768331Sharon Coomber01206 769342
A H Frost01206 217300Roger Hart & Co01621 819196
Gepp & Sons01206 369889Budd Martin Burrett01206 761144
Marshall Sutton Jones01206 544434L M Stansfield01206 733733
Mr P Thorpe01206 767433Dennis Brown01206 505060
John Fowler Oldman01206 576151

Should I use a Colchester solicitor for my conveyancing?

There's no real need to use a solicitor located in Colchester to do your conveyancing. Your whole case can be managed efficiently by post, email and telephone.

Why use a Colchester Estate Agent?

There is a recent trend of Colchester home-owners trying to sell their own properties. Many websites now offer services to assist with this, but at, we still believe there is great value in using the services of a good local estate agent to market and sell your property.

Here are some points to consider when deciding whether to find an estate agent to help you market and sell or let your property.

For Guidance

The property buying and selling process is a complex one and can be very daunting, especially for first time sellers. Your estate agent will be able to guide you through the process of selling your home - and explain all of the steps. Some estate agents even have an Independent Financial Adviser in-branch who can help you with any financial queries you may have. They can also refer you to a solicitor - but we recommend getting a quote with us.

In The Know

A good Colchester estate agent will already have a shortlist of potential buyers (applicants) on their books, who may immediately want to view your property. This could result in a quick sale.

Good Local Knowledge

An estate agent or letting agent in Colchester is very likely to have good local knowledge, and thus be an effective marketer of your property.

Because we're all proud of our houses

Those desiring to view your home may well be an unkind group, stalking around the house like royalty, offering unplesant opinions and making unhappy facial expressions. Even the most well kept houses are sometimes in for a bashing, simply for the reason that one person's like is another person's non-preference. For this reason it is perhaps best if you let a Colchester estate agent show viewers around your house - and leave them to filter back any useful feedback. No one likes to have their home criticized by strangers.

Author: Terry Davies

Selling Tips

Rent Some StorageRent Some Storage - If your house is very cluttered, then you may want to consider renting a storage unit in Colchester. Removing large, unnecessary articles of furniture and other clutter will give the appearance of bigger rooms. Viewers like to see a reasonably blank canvas, that they can really imagine making their own. The disadvantages are the weekly costs of storage, and the double-handling of the furniture, that you will now have to move twice.

Renew Scruffy FlooringRenew Scruffy Flooring - Linoleum flooring in bathrooms and kitchens can often look very bedraggled after years of use. It is inexpensive to replace. Consider renewing it if it looks worse for wear.

Repair / Paint FencesRepair / Paint Fences - If you're putting your Colchester property on the market, then you may want to consider getting your garden fences painted / repaired.

Privacy is an important issue for many house buyers, and a tidy, secure, well-maintained boundary with neighbouring properties will be a big plus, rather than "another job that will need doing".

In the same manner, ensure that hedges and trees are trimmed and tidy.

Spend Up To 1%Spend Up To 1% - It is often advised that a seller should consider spending up to 1% of the sale value of the property on re-decoration, D.I.Y. and / or touching-up to achieve the best price. You should discuss this with a local Colchester specialist adviser or Colchester estate agent. A good Colchester estate agent may be able to point you in the right direction.

Author: Terry Davies

Local Estate Agents - In Or Near Your Town

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Alex Stuart & Sons
1 Harwich Road, CO4 3BP
Gallant Richardson Estate Agents & Valuers
5 Culver Street West, CO1 1JG
David Martin Estate Agents
80 London Road, CO3 4DG
The Home Buyers Agent
7 New Cut, Great Bentley CO7 8LE
Bartwell Estates, Colchester
12 Headgate, CO3 3BT
7 High Street, Dedham CO7 6DE
henleys, Colchester
4 Lodge Lane, Langham CO4 5NE
Mersea Estate Agency
4 Yorick Road, West Mersea CO5 8HT
Elms Price Maston
26 Bourne Road, CO2 7LQ
Bairstow Eves
50 Victoria Place, Brightlingsea CO7 0AB
More Estate Agents, Colchester
48 St Johns Street, CO2 7AD
Fenn Wright Residential
146 High Street, CO1 1PW
143 High Street, CO1 1DW
Boydens, Kelvedon
121 High Street, Kelvedon CO5 9AA
Markwin Estates, Tiptree
91 Church Road, Tiptree CO5 0HB
Bairstow Eves
35 Church Road, Tiptree CO5 0SU
David Martin Estate Agents
5 Hythe Quay, CO2 8JB
Scott Maddison Independent Estate Agents
84 High Street, Earls Colne CO6 2QX
William H Brown
2 Market Hill, Coggeshall CO6 1TS
Private Properties, Colchester
4 Bakers Lane, CO4 5BB

Food For Thought

Check Out Your Estate Agent's Website
When you are conducting research into Colchester property agents it is definitely worthwhile having a good look at each one's website. Here are some prudent questions to ask : How easy is the estate agent’s website to find in internet search query? Is it well presented in a professional and modern manner? Is it informative? Can you search the property stock easily? Are the property particulars written in a clear and informative style, to a good standard of English? An agent’s website can tell you a lot about the quality of service you can expect if you decide to use them.
When choosing a sales agent it could be of advantage to choose a sales agent who also manages properties for rent. Property Rental agencies have long-term purchase-for-rental property investors indefinitely registered in their database. These investment buyers purchase regularly from that agent. They know that estate agent very well and they are prone to make quick decisions and make reliable offers to purchase. It is the preference of these investment buyers to buy via that agency because it is simpler for them to let out their new property quickly after purchasing it. Tenants also register to purchase property. Good rental agencies strive to build solid relationships with their rental clients and are in a good position to help them buy one of their own selling clients’ properties.

Author: Terry Davies

Customer Reviews & Comments

Ashworth Law (Legal Development Partners t/as)

All queries were responded to quickly and efficiently. I would recommend this firm.. Mortgage Broker, CO3. Rating: rating: 5 stars November, 2013

Beaumont Legal

Daniel at Beaumont Legal on the whole managed my case fine. Communication was poor at times and I didn't feel like there was a lot of advice or guidance forthcoming. However, the quality of the information pack and the fee level mean that overall they were decent value for money.. Client, CO7. Rating: rating: 5 stars September, 2013

Ashworth Law (Legal Development Partners t/as)

Exellent service from start to finish. From the minute I emailed company to start conveyancing, I had prompt and regular contact with solicitor, khalid did a first class job, and excellent value for money, most definitely recommend this firm.Thank you!. Client, CO3. Rating: rating: 5 stars September, 2013

The Legal House

Sarah was brilliant and very professional. We were really pleasantly surprised at the level of service we received in comaprison with our experiences with local larger solicitor firms (at half the price!). We can highly recommend The Legal House.. Client, CO1. Rating: rating: 5 stars January, 2013

The Legal House

Was 100% confident from the first time I spoke to Sarah. Excellent communication. Felt good to have Sarah on our side!. Client, CO6. Rating: rating: 5 stars April, 2011

Ross Coates Solicitors

Josie Quinn was absolutely fantastic she never once hurried me off the phone even when I was probably waffling. She showed a personal intrest in our case, was very proffesionall at all times and quick to sort any discrepancies. She helped make what could have been a very stressful move into something quite enjoyable. I also liked the way I didnt have to wade my way through receptionists to speak to her. Unlike some other organizations were they say hang on a mo whilst I check if their free. she and her colleagues at the kesgrave branch made me feel like nothing was to much trouble , well done girls! Just a little note one unamed representative at the Ipswich branch could learn alot from the staff at kesgrave. As my experience with her was far from good bordering on dam right rude. Could do with a training session in dealing with the public sensitively!. Client, CO7. Rating: rating: 5 stars April, 2011