Black Katz
4.3/5, 548 reviews
86% recommended
94% lettings valuation accuracy
90% lettings fee satisfaction
We are London's largest lettings-only agent. Our success is due to the simple fact that we treat every landlord and tenant as a person, not a number, each with their own individual needs. show more We are London's largest lettings-only agent. Our success is due to the simple fact that we treat every landlord and tenant as a person, not a number, each with their own individual needs.
Black Katz | Properties to rent in London | Flats to Rent in London

Performance Statistics
Services Valuation Fees Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Lettings 94% 90% £310 £9,000
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From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
77 3 356 66 0 1 0 0 37 8
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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“Estate Agents on a whole often have a poor reputation ......”

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Jul 22,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Leanne'
Jul 22,2013
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Estate Agents on a whole often have a poor reputation however these guys certainly could teach the rest a thing or too. It was a pleasure dealing with them. Would highly recommend....
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“Eli Altman showed me five properties in Northwest London at ......”

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Jul 16,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Lee Hill'
Jul 16,2013
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Eli Altman showed me five properties in Northwest London at short notice and during a tight frame. I was impressed by his calm, courtesy and straighforward approach. He was also not pushy and answered my questions clearly. As a representative for his agency, he definitely ...
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“Black Katz were a pleasure to work with - really ......”

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Jul 15,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'anna'
Jul 15,2013
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Black Katz were a pleasure to work with - really friendly and positive - they gave us the heads up on a flat before it went on the market and negotiated a great rent for us that we are really happy with. Lauren and Caley ...
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“I must say that I am utterly satisfied with all ......”

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Jul 15,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Giacinto Colicci'
Jul 15,2013
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I must say that I am utterly satisfied with all James did to help us find a flat. He was effecient and professional and I must thank him for having got the flat that I was looking for such long time....
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“This estate agents was fantastic, could not have been more ......”

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Jul 03,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Jossmi'
Jul 03,2013
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This estate agents was fantastic, could not have been more helpful from the word go. After emailing them one evening along with several other estate agents, they were the first to call in the morning and the person calling (George) was so helpful, I turned ...
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“Really impressed with the professionalism shown by everyone at this ......”

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Jul 01,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Amanda'
Jul 01,2013
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Really impressed with the professionalism shown by everyone at this branch. Michael knew what we wanted, was prepared, and found us a home within two hours. I would highly recommend Black Katz to anyone looking to relocate to London....
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“The service was extremely fast and professional. Communication with the ......”

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Jun 30,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Grace'
Jun 30,2013
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The service was extremely fast and professional. Communication with the agent was smooth and queries dealt with very quickly. Very impressed with their service....
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“My cousin and I were looking to rent a property ......”

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Jun 28,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Amy lindsay'
Jun 28,2013
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My cousin and I were looking to rent a property and we were being extremely fussy with certain criteria! James went above and beyond to ensure that our needs were met! He ensured that we did not waste out time looking at properties that wouldn't ...
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“These guys are great to work with. James, who I ......”

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Jun 26,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Chris Gibson'
Jun 26,2013
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These guys are great to work with. James, who I consulted with, was very very helpful. When a property became available that he thought matched our requirements, he let us know quickly. He and the rest of the team are knowledgeable, friendly and professional. You ...
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“The agents at Black Katz we're very helpful throughout. From ......”

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Jun 26,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'OliverDHead'
Jun 26,2013
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The agents at Black Katz we're very helpful throughout. From firstly managing to reduce our weekly rent from £550 to £470 a week (between 3 of us). Secondly, they were pleasant and helped us throughout the whole process. They were very informative and provided us with the information ...
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“We have dealt with a number of agents in the ......”

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Jun 18,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Al'
Jun 18,2013
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We have dealt with a number of agents in the past and have generally not been impressed. Black Katz West Hampstead were superb in getting us all to see the place asap. Thanks to James for helping with that and to Paul for making the ...
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“The guys at Black Katz could not have been more ......”

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Jun 14,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Lucy'
Jun 14,2013
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The guys at Black Katz could not have been more helpful. They showed us two properties which were both great, listened carefully to our requirements and negotiated in a fair and transparent way. They worked with us to make sure we were happy, and despite ...
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“We have been dealing with Black Katz for some time ......”

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Jun 13,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Rupert (B H Hindocha)'
Jun 13,2013
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We have been dealing with Black Katz for some time now and on each occasion have found them very efficient in their dealings with matter of finding new tenants, obtaining references etc. I have also found them very professional at negotiating rent proving updates at ...
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“Dara was lovely, friendly and extremely helpful in helping us ......”

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Jun 07,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'beccaa11'
Jun 07,2013
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Dara was lovely, friendly and extremely helpful in helping us find a property. Unlike other agents in the area she understood our budget and explained what we could get for our money. She showed us round a variety of properties and really took on board ...
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“I recently used the agency to locate a potential property ......”

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Jun 06,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Daniel Perks'
Jun 06,2013
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I recently used the agency to locate a potential property for rental. We were dealt with by Dara Madden, who is frankly the most impressive estate agent I have ever come across in both this recent and all my past property searches. We arrived at ...
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“We used Black Katz in Crouch End to look to ......”

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Jun 05,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Lauren'
Jun 05,2013
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We used Black Katz in Crouch End to look to look for a house in North London. It was our first experience of looking for a house in London and Dara could not have been more helpful. Dara did everything she could to find a ...
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“My experience with Black Katz, and with Dara in particular ......”

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Jun 05,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Danielle'
Jun 05,2013
1 people found
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My experience with Black Katz, and with Dara in particular was so positive that I just had to leave a review. Her enthusiasm and knowledge for the job made her a pleasure to deal with. She answered all my questions accurately and honestly and made ...
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“The agent stayed in constant communication throughout the process of ......”

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May 31,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Martin'
May 31,2013
1 people found
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The agent stayed in constant communication throughout the process of applying for tenancy. They were very helpful and promptly replied to any queries. Would definately recommend!...
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“John was an excellent estate agent - he got us ......”

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May 27,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Georgina B'
May 27,2013
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John was an excellent estate agent - he got us a viewing at a flat that matched our exact requirements within a few hours of it coming on the market, and we put down a deposit on the day. Everyone at Black Katz was incredibly ...
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“After looking at afew awful properties we came across black ......”

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May 24,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'sabrina'
May 24,2013
3 people found
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After looking at afew awful properties we came across black catz and spoke to dara from the first meeting we arranged 2 veiwings, the service we recived was professional and effective. Dara helped us with any questions, she was bubbly pleasent we got on straight away! ...
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“Dara was recommended by a friend. So we called her ......”

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May 22,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Cervena'
May 22,2013
1 people found
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Dara was recommended by a friend. So we called her up and she was very helpful in finding us a place that suited us and was at a good price! We visited the place with her and she was a very bubbly, lovely person, we ...
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“Although Black Katz were great for finding us flats to ......”

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May 16,2013
Minithumbdown
By: 'Tidy'
May 16,2013
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Although Black Katz were great for finding us flats to view, it was when a flat had been chosen that problems started to arrise. When we first started searching with them, we gave them the date range that we were able to move within. Each ...
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What agent could do to change your mind?
Don't lie to your clients and if it was truly a mistake that causes them extra hassle, make an effort to show you're sorry.
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By: Nick
May 07, 2014
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We got a very good first impression of Blackkatz and without a doubt we did pay the first deposit, After that the hell on earth started, the price went up, we where given a contract that did included fees we never been told, The administration Lady was the absolutely worst, she did harass us, change the deal, started to push us in a way that mad us feel like there might be something dodgy going on, and yes there was, the flat was still on advert so I would not be surprised if there is a lot of p ...

“Black KAtz were quick and efficient with everything that needed ......”

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May 13,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Sam Grant'
May 13,2013
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Black KAtz were quick and efficient with everything that needed to be done. They communicated well and genuinely wanted our move to be as seamless as possible. Excellent stuff....
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“After a few weeks of trying to find a property, ......”

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May 09,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'tfarnetti'
May 09,2013
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After a few weeks of trying to find a property, often dealing with agents of questionable ethics, whom were disinterested and sometimes rude, I stumbled across one in Hornsey that I fell in love with immediately. A beautiful loft apartment overlooking Alexandra Park. We dealt ...
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“Two of us were looking for a flat for a ......”

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May 09,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Stoo'
May 09,2013
1 people found
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Two of us were looking for a flat for a couple of weeks. After we realised Dara was working at BlackKatz we left our details with her. By the next day she had found a placed for 3 people so we grabbed another fella and viewed ...
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“Dealing with Black Katz, and specially with Dara Madden and ......”

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May 01,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Hugo'
May 01,2013
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Dealing with Black Katz, and specially with Dara Madden and Cristina Quinteiro was one of the best letting agency experience I've had. It was quick, effective and without any trouble. Lots of contact and help from them on every part of the process. Dara went ...
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“Very professional and efficient service (before and after signing contract) ......”

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Apr 09,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Great service'
Apr 09,2013
4 people found
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Very professional and efficient service (before and after signing contract) - made everything simple for us and took much of the hassle out of the moving process. Would definetly recommend....
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“Very helpful whilst I was looking for a property. Unlike ......”

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Apr 09,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'rb'
Apr 09,2013
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Very helpful whilst I was looking for a property. Unlike many other agencies keep a record of who you are and what you are looking for. Professional and friendly....
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“Caley was able to find us two flats over the ......”

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Apr 09,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Cristina bertani'
Apr 09,2013
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Caley was able to find us two flats over the past two years, therefore I decided to ask him for help again for our current search. He has always been very kind and helpful and did his job with dedication and passion. Our search wasn't ...
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“Genuinely helpful and professional agency. I didn't know Black Katz ......”

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Apr 04,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'M Hobbins'
Apr 04,2013
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Genuinely helpful and professional agency. I didn't know Black Katz were as well established as they are. Everyone was polite, friendly, and helpful - and very patient, as my demands were optimistic for my budget. James showed me a long list of properties and never ...
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