Since opening my first office over 20 years ago, Sowerbys, I am pleased to say, has built up a great reputation for having a truly honest fresh approach to selling and letting property.
I can put this down to many things such as our fantastic office locations and excellent marketing, but without a doubt I believe the main reason for our success is my Sowerbys team.
They are nothing like the stereotypical sales people our industry was traditionally known for, but chosen for their honesty and professionalism.
I always ask myself... Would I be happy? Would I trust them to look after my property? I can honestly say YES , I would.
Making the decision to sell?
Taking the decision to sell your property often marks one of life’s milestones – perhaps you have a growing family or wish to downsize your home as your family takes its own steps towards independence. READ MORE
Why choose Sowerbys?
With seven offices across Norfolk and representation on London’s Park Lane, Sowerbys is widely recognised as the county’s leading independent estate agent. READ MORE
What will it cost ?
Just as your home is unique, each sale has its own set of individual circumstances. Although certain criteria such as location, size and condition will affect the potential value of your property,READ MORE
How will we sell your property
At Sowerbys, we will work with you to maximise your property’s appeal to as wide an audience as possible.READ MORE
"Estate agents often get a pretty bad press, yet a good one can really help sell your house as Iâ€™ve recently experienced. We chose Sowerbys because of their professionalism when compared to others we looked at. It was a good choice - with Sowerbys efficiency and good presentation of our property, we sold it quickly, thatâ€™s inevitable when you think thatâ€™s a decent fee for something sold so quickly, but the presentation of our property and the professionalism of the viewings really helped. However our story didnâ€™t end there as our buyer pulled out for personal reasons. This when you need a good agent. Sowerbys reacted quickly and with understanding of our disappointment, and got back on with the job of re-marketing the property without any fuss. This time it took longer, we were in a chain, and quite frankly the English system for selling property is broken, ours took three and a half months to exchange, and until youâ€™ve exchanged, your sale can be gone within a heartbeat, it is not secure. This is where you need a good agent, one that will work with other agents, solicitors, buyers and sellers to keep things moving, keep everyone informed and advise you along the way. I would recommend Sowerbys without hesitation and in particular would give recognition to Peter Scott and Alison Carter at the Hunstanton office. In our experience the solicitors in our chain were not at all responsive and were poor at organising anything but the relationship between themselves and their client, and this is not enough when youâ€™re in a chain, you need someone who will manage, coordinate and cajole across everyone across the chain, Alison Carter at Sowerbys was excellent at taking on this coordination and making things happen. Itâ€™s very difficult to know who your buyer is and how complex a chain is, until your stuck within it, and it only takes one poor solicitor or one difficult buyer and the whole lot can come crashing down without someone there to manage it through â€“ remember that when you choose your estate agent!"