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  • up for sale 3 years and still not sold

    hi everyone, im new to this so please bear with me.
    basically the house has been up for sale for 3yrs and during this time overall had around 10 viewers.
    no offers. we have reduced it in total by £10,000.
    it is cheaper by over £13,000 than other 4 bed detached houses in my area.
    only faults we have had reported from viewers was the size of the kitchen.
    i have tried phoning and annoying the estate agent but get no luck. has the fee was paid upfront they just arn't interested.
    ive asked for new photos taking but have been told i have to take them and upload.
    is my only option to change estate agents?

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    Re: up for sale 3 years and still not sold

    Hi, you can probably try another agent, but you can also try marketing it yourself. Where abouts in the country is it? Also what is the size of the kitchen?
    Helping people to sell their homes all over the UK
    http://www.swift-property-sale.co.uk/

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    • #3
      Re: up for sale 3 years and still not sold

      The main barrier is usually price - you say other 4-bedrooms are more expensive, but by the sounds of it they are completely different designs. By your mentioning a small kitchen, I would presume the property in general does not have as much space as the other properties?

      As always, price to sell, and if it doesn't, the only sure fire way to complete is to discount further.

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      • #4
        Re: up for sale 3 years and still not sold

        Why not get advice from a few other agents. Not just on price but on presentation, etc.

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        • #5
          Re: up for sale 3 years and still not sold

          It's not bad to find another agent that will qualified your needs. Selling house isn't that really easy, you need to wait but do all the possible way to get caught by someone who is interested with your house. You can also try to market your house by yourself. Uploading images, pricing it right.

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