Here are some helpful hints for Selling Your Property, useful tips and safety advice to help you when choosing a Property Buyer.

Selling Your Property


  • Use a reputable property selling and buying company that does not ask you to pay anything in advance
  • Make sure that the company you contacted for selling your property has a local representative living in the area
  • Ask for testimonials and try to speak to at least one existing customer
  • Use a company where someone will come to visit you in your home and discuss your best options.


  • Pay for an external valuation
  • Rely completely on external valuations from a RICS surveyor
  • Pay any fees in advance, before an offer is agreed
  • Call companies with 0870 or 09 numbers, these are Premium rate numbers
  • Use a one-man-band without a registered office address
  • Trust companies that won’t let you speak directly with a local contract