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Customer Feedback Bromets Jackson Heath  “I was very happy with the service from BJH. I would use them again.”    Gregsons Solicitors  “Very good service would definitely use them again”    Ross Coates Solicitors  “Excellent service with regular updates.”    Chadwick Lawrence LLP  “I would use you again. The service provided was quick, easy, hassle free and a good price.”    Chadwick Lawrence LLP  “Excellent service. Very prompt and timely communication.”    The Legal House  “Excellent service in every way! Would definitely use again.”    Edward Hands And Lewis  “Excellent Thoughout, good communication”    Harding Evans LLP  “We have been very happy with the service provided, thank you.”    fwdlaw associates  “Bernice was both professional and helpful. I would have no hesitation in using her again.”    Beaumont Legal  “Was very happy with the proses of every thing.”    
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Some Local Solicitors

Seldon Ward & Nuttall01237 479121Bazeley Barnes & Bazeley01237 473122
Openshaw's01237 478900Slee Blackwell01237 425225
Triggs Read & Dart01237 425525

Should I use a Bideford solicitor for my conveyancing?

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

Why use a Bideford Estate Agent?

There is a recent trend of Bideford 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.

The Right Value

A Bideford-based estate agent will know the sensible marketing value of a property such as yours, located in your area of Bideford.

Missed Opportunities

You local Bideford Estate Agents will always be available, by telephone or email, to deal with enquiries about your property. If you try to DIY your house sale then you are likely to miss may opportunities because you are unlikely to be available to field enquiries.

Years Of Experience

Years of experience in the Bideford area will give your agent the edge when trying to find a buyer for your property. They will know the location of local amenities, the local schools, which areas are well thought of and the pricing and sales trends. They will also be able to advise you of the best price that can be achieved in the area if various improvements are made to a property, and how much to reduce by to get a fast sale.

Bideford Estate Agents Are Natural Sales People

It requires a particular personality to be a good sales person. It requires character, charisma, a certain manner, and in some cases the right looks. These are simply attributes that some of us lack. With any luck your Bideford real estate agent will be in possession the attributes of a good sales man or woman, and close the sale for you faster and at a superior price than you could manage on your own!

Author: Terry Davies

Selling Tips

Clean your windowsClean your windows - You should be able to clean your ground-floor windows, frames and sills easily - and a professional window-cleaner won't be expensive to get the upper floor windows done too. To make the best possible impression get your windows cleaned to a shine. Make sure your window ledges are tidy and that curtains and blinds are neatly arranged. If you have net curtains, consider giving them a clean (or your actual curtains if they're looking grubby).

Have Realistic Expectations With Respect To Current Market ConditionsHave Realistic Expectations With Respect To The Market - As with a lot of markets in the U.K., the housing marketplace in Bideford has been better. You need to be realistic about the actual market value of your house if you're wanting a fast sale. This might be difficult, especially if you stretched too far on your property loan when you originally bought your home. Think about having a chat about your circumstances with your Independent Financial Adviser, and with your agent to come to an agreement of a sensible valuation for your home.

Clean out the attic - remove all the rubbish.Clear the attic - remove all the clutter. - Some applicants will want to take a look in the loft . If the attic is stuffed full of stuff that look likes it may not be removed then this can be off putting. Additionally, a nice empty attic will give the appearance that it could have loft-conversion potential.

Be particular about photographs.Be fussy over photographs. - Your agency (or you - if you elect to engage the for sale by owner model) will be required to take photographs of the inside and outside of your property. This is a requirement to have it listed in an attractive way on the WWW, and in property particulars. Make sure that every picture sells the house or living area to the very best possible. Ensure that the aspect and light source makes for a flattering and desirable image. Ditch as much excess ornamentation as you are able to before taking pictures of a room or exterior aspect - excess ornamentation will make your house to look smaller and messy. Don't include photographs with parts of your hand, pets or smoking paraphernalia in them!

Author: Terry Davies

Local Estate Agents - In Or Near Your Town

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Webbers Property Services
57 Mill Street, EX39 2JT
Kivells Property
4 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2PS
John Smale & Co - Bideford
39 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2PZ
Kevin Bright
18 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2QE
Regency Estate Agents
15 Mill Street, EX39 2JT
Tim Malone & Co
2 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2PS
Seldon Ward & Nuttall
15 The Quay, EX39 2EZ
Bond Oxborough Phillips
5 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2PS
Scammell Adamson Estate Agents
32 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2PS
Phillips Smith & Dunn
39 Jubilee Square, EX39 2JH
Bairstow Eves
17 Bridgeland Street, EX39 2QE
Cowling Levick
23 The Quay, EX39 2EZ

Food For Thought

How much time does the legal process take ?
This is one of our most frequently asked questions and sadly, there simply is no easy answer because it depends on so many different things. The most straightforward kind of property sale is that of an empty property to a cash purchaser. This would probably take about 6 weeks to complete (from the time of instruction with a solicitor to when the property changes hands). If the purchaser needs a property loan, this could well add a number of extra weeks to the process. In the case where the seller is additionally buying a property, this could add 2-4 additional weeks and maybe even more delay if there is an extended chain of connected sales. Even more delays could result from misplaced paperwork, lethargic Bideford conveyancers and slow buyers and sellers. An average completion timeframe is about 10-14 weeks.
Advice for Property Buyers
Any property agent in Bideford can lay claim to having a large number of prospective buyers on their books but it is your responsibility to establish what actions are taken to qualify those buyers as suitable persons to view and proceed to buy your property. Not an insignificant number of viewers may register an interest in your home however a well trained property agent will identify the buyers who have a serious and pressing requirement to buy and should as a consequence be showing serious interest in buying your house.

Author: Terry Davies

Customer Reviews & Comments

Chadwick Lawrence LLP

Excellent service. Gillian Sandford, who dealt with our sale and purchase, was very helpful and responded very quickly to all queries, whether by phone or email. On the one occasion when she was away, a colleague was able to respond and so no disruption was caused. Would most definitely use the service again.. Client, EX39. Rating: rating: 5 stars January, 2012

fwdlaw associates

Although, there were numerous issues throughout the process of my sale, my Solicitor did not appear to be at fault. They appeared efficient and professional in all dealings throught the Conveyancing process and with communication. I would be happy to proceed with them in future and to recommend their services others. Mark Williams. Client, SE9. Rating: rating: 5 stars November, 2010

Birchall Blackburn Law (BB Legal Ltd)

My house buying went right down to the wire with completion on the day of our mortgage offer running out, yet BB handled everything brilliantly, and efficiently. I never spoke to Tammy who dealt with our case, but her representative, Amanda, was very professional yet still very friendly. I always felt they would get the job done, they were confident throughout and allayed my fears. They were very thorough and extremely dilligent. Their fees were very competitve too. My experience was extremely positive.. Client, KT6. Rating: rating: 5 stars May, 2013

Lawcomm Solicitors

Efficient and helpful.. Client, PO15. Rating: rating: 5 stars February, 2010

fwdlaw associates

Although the initial stages I felt a lack of hand holding and the terms and timelines for the average individual could be presented better. Also more commercial experiences/guidelines should be developed rather than just stating the letter of the law. (Best Practices)It happens in the commercial world I deal in.. Client, HA4. Rating: rating: 5 stars November, 2011

Chadwick Lawrence LLP

Very quick and efficient, would definitely recommend.. Client, RG21 4. Rating: rating: 5 stars August, 2012