Freqently Asked Questions
Who are 247 Property Agent?
We are an online estate agency. We offer a unique service of fixed-fee sales and letting packages with quality customer care. We do everything that a traditional estate agent would but in using the latest technology we can cut our costs and pass them directly on to you. Our Web site is designed to be quick and easy to use, gives your property along with our partners (Rightmove,Zoopla Ect) great exposure to the property market. 98% of all property searches are now done online, However we back this up with a dedicated team who are real, not responding to you from a call centre in a distant place, we offer a personal service. We offer the choice of sales packages. These can be tailored to your personal needs, with the lowest all inclusive sales package starting at £695.00
How do I sell my home?
It’s so quick and easy to list your property on 247 Property Agent. To see a detailed explanation take a look at how it works right now!
How long does it take to start selling my home online?
247 aim to get your property listed on all the major property websites within 24 hours of you selecting one of our packages on the ‘247 Property Agent’ website (dependant on you authorising the listing content).
If there happens to be a specific date that you require your property to be listed by let us know and we can do that as well.
Can I sell my home with other estate agents as well as 247 Property Agent?
Yes, absolutely, there are NO tie-ins unlike High Street Agents. However, if you are already contracted with a High Street Agent please do check with that you are able to market with another High Street agency, as those old timers do not want to lose that big fat % fee.
What’s the difference between 247 Property Agent and the big property websites like Rightmove?
Think of them as the shop windows, advertising all the goodies on offer within the store. Web Sites like Zoopla Rightmove & PrimeLocation are Portals or windows into which the general public can see but are unfortunately not able to sell directly through them.
Can I Save £1000’s?
Absolutely. High Street Agents charge between 1% and 2% to sell your home. With the average house price now at around £300k the High Street Agents fee at 1% would equal £3K, at 2% equal £6k in just their fees. So yes you really can save £1000s with 247 Property Agents.
Are you open 24/7?
You are able to book a valuation appointment day or night 24/7.
You can call 8am until 9pm, 7 days a week and of course E-mail any time you’d like!
Are there any hidden fees?
Not one, all of are fees are one-off’s. Our prices are all fully inclusive of VAT and where additional services do attract a fee the fees are clearly listed in the relevant optional extras section of the page.
Clear and completely transparent.
Who Talks with potential buyers?
247 Property Agent will verify the details of any potential buyer on application.
We have a list of approved security question that will need to be answered and verified before ever passing on any details. Viewing times are always agreed with the vendor. Post viewing, the applicant will be contacted directly and any feedback however small will be passed on via 247. We will negotiate on your behalf to achieve the very best possible price for your property, with you, of course having the final say.
What if I change my mind and don't want to sell?
If you decide not to sell your property once listed on 247 Property Agent’s web site we are of course able to end the marketing and can simply remove it from the property listing sites. Whether you have selected the Pay Now Or On Completion option will not affect our procedures and the fee will still be payable.
Who will Conduct the Viewings?
Our role is to actively promote your property, to deal with all incoming enquiries from potential purchasers, schedule viewings for your agreement and negotiate the best price with your consent but unless you choose the host option, we leave the conducting of viewings to you – after all, who knows your property better than anyone else?.
For How long will you advertise my property?
On average properties listed with 247 Property Agent go under offer within 30 days. However, in order to ensure we are doing our absolute best for our clients we keep marketing your property until sold.
Can You Arrange open day?
Yes, if your property attracts a lot of interest we will consult with you and with your agreement, arrange an open day. The event will be promoted, conducted and followed up on by 247 Property Agent. Open days are an incredibly effective sales tool.
If I choose the pay on completion option how do I process my payment?
Once you property sale has been executed, 247 Property Agent issues an Invoice to your solicitors this would be paid along with all other costs via the solicitors and on the day of completion. If this should happened to fall on a weekend the payment would be expected no later than the first Monday following the completion day via the solicitor.
How can I get my property to be viewed by millions of buyers?
Our packages include promoting your property on the UK’s leading property portals – Rightmove, Zoopla and PrimeLocation, each boasting many millions of visits per month.
How much will it cost to sell my property?
A flat fee from just £695 Inc. VAT, plus a fee of £70 for the (EPC) Energy Performance Certificates, by law you must have these. This will take you from property valuation right the way through to completion. The only service not included in this package is for your Local Property Expert to host viewings for you.