By selling your property to us, you may save the following costs typically incurred by selling via an Estate Agent or at Auction
~ Currently Estate Agents fees of approximately 2% plus VAT are the norm. According to the Office for National Statistics, the average house price in the UK is £271,000.
This means that you could be paying your estate agent £6504 inclusive of value added tax. Last year 53% of sales carried out via Estate Agents did not complete.
~ Similarly, auction costs are around 2.5% of the sale value achieved and advertising costs may be paid in addition.
~ Solicitors fees are currently typically around £1500
~ Mortgages payments where applicable - our internal research shows that a typical house sale takes 115 days to complete and you are still paying the mortgage during that period.
~ Loss of interest on the capital that you could be investing elsewhere and delay in getting settlement from the sale
~ Council Tax on the empty property
~ Increased insurance costs for an empty property
~ Utility costs; gas, water, electricity on an empty property
~ Security and maintenance issues
~ Risk of leaks, flooding, vandalism
~ Energy performance certificate; When Marketing your home with an estate agent, you will need an EPC
~ House clearance - your house must be cleared prior to completion (unless agreed otherwise) and you will have to meet the cost of this. We will even undertake a house clearance if you have not done this
~ Most importantly save yourself the stress, anxiety, and delays generally encountered when marketing a property through traditional routes.
~ Our cash offers for property, means that you can plan ahead with certainty