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Blackcords is an independent, family run business with a friendly manner and an in depth knowledge of the local area. Founded in 2006, Blackcords have grown considerably in the last 5 years with a strong client base in the whole of North London area, and have acquired a strong management portfolio which we run on a day to day basis for our landlords.

Our staff are always on hand to help and we can also provide viewings out of hours as we know that it is important that a lot of applicants will n
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198 New North Road
Islington,London
Greater London
N1 7BJ
0207 359 3670

 
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Jun 25,2017
Minithumbup
COSTA MAVROKORDATOS
By: 'Petra'
Jun 25,2017
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Thanks Costa, it has been easy to work with you. He was very professional and attentive to our queries which he passed on to the landlord and vice-versa. I am also pleased with the speed and efficiency of the service. As a foreigner, the process was also not made overly complicated. Will recommend to other friends....
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Fair and reasonable.
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May 03,2017
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Anastasiya
By: 'Marcin'
May 03,2017
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Very dissapointed!! Been verbaly abused from agent calling me an idiot and been told to f*** o** ! (proof on my text messages) only reason was we were running 15 min late!! Very unproffesional!...
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By: Costa Mavrokordatos
Jun 22, 2017
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Dear Marcin I'm sorry to hear that you had a negative experience with our agency. I am aware of your case and you booked a viewing twice for the same property and were running late in excess of 45 minutes while por agent and landlord were waiting for you on 2 separate occasions. Please send me proof of the messages that you say you have. Thanks. Costa ...
Feb 14,2017
Minithumbup
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By: 'Lilybet'
Feb 14,2017
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Thank you so much to everyone, especially Costa, at Blackcords Estates who helped me to rent the perfect liitle London flat. This was my first time renting and Costa was extremely patient and went through each step of the process with me. Thank you so much everyone, you were super professional but more importantly friendly, kind and helpful. Even to the extent of directing me to flat when i phoned and was lost!! Would definitely recommend using Blackcords Estates to rent a property, especiall...
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Jan 19,2016
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
Cosmina Chelaru
By: 'Eric'
Jan 19,2016
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Raluca was very professional throughout different stages of letting process. Her help was especially appreciated since this was my first time finding a flat in London. She always answered my questions and she went beyond her line of duty to fulfill all of my asks! Cosmina was also very helpful in reference validation process. I would 100% recommend their service anyone looking to rent a flat in London...
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Sep 28,2015
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Rosie'
Sep 28,2015
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Really good service- Raluca was very dilligent and careful. She answered all our questions fully and when she couldn't herself help she found someone who could. We felt that we were in a very safe, effiicient pair of hands....
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Sep 21,2015
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Karolina'
Sep 21,2015
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I have never heard of Blackcords before but they were very good and easy to deal with. My agent Raluca - was very responsive and was always a calming presence. I was very stressed and disillusioned after dealing with so many agents before who did not reply at all and then some who did reply only to show me really horrible places. The flat I got through Blackcords is wonderful and I am very happy with it. Having a bit different employment situation and an interesting cv I was a bit stressed about...
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Fair and competitive for London.
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Aug 31,2015
Minithumbup
Costa
Raluca
By: 'Sam K'
Aug 31,2015
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Costa and him team are very professional and extremely thorough in finding the right tenant/s that suit the landlords requirements. Costa works with integrity and is an honest agent, which is more than I can say for many others that I have worked with over the years. Also, Raluca who is a team member at Blackcords is friendly, thorough and efficient. I have recommended Costa to many other landlords that I know. Keep up the good work....
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Jun 21,2015
Minithumbup
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By: 'Andy'
Jun 21,2015
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Costa was brilliant from start to finish, he was honest informative and extreamly helpful every step of the way. He kept me up to date on a regular basis and helped to get the sale through in only 2 months. I would certainly recommend him to anyone looking to buy or sell in the Islington area....
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Jun 04,2015
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Ben'
Jun 04,2015
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Hi, I had the chance to deal with Raluca Tabacaru from Blackcords agency while I was looking for a new property to rent. Raluca is a real expert on what she does. She knows her market and the area she works in very well, but one of her real strenght is that she listens to her customers needs and therefore is able to propose the right property that will suits your needs. Equally, she is very responsive, reactive, and will always try to find the suitable arrangement that will match your agen...
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Dec 18,2014
Minithumbup
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Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Tom'
Dec 18,2014
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Dealing with Blackcords, Costa and Raluca, has been an absolute pleasure. I was renting a flat through Blackcords for more than two years and got to experience excellent and swift service throughout my tenancy. Costa has also proven how to deal with tenants in a professional, but also personal way, and I do believe London's rental market would be better if more estate agents were like him. If I would be looking for a flat to rent or buy in the area in the future I would definitely turn to Costa ...
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Oct 17,2014
Minithumbup
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By: 'Natasha'
Oct 17,2014
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Black Cords introduces us to the property we are currently renting. They dealt with all the adminstratibe details efficiently and we are happy with their service....
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Jun 13,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Nicolas S.'
Jun 13,2014
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During the search of my new flat, the agent provided all information needed to evaluate the right price of the flat. She explained all steps to obtain at the end the keys. Each time, I needed they support the agent was present (only few hours between my query and the right answer). The agent understood the privacy and asked you everytime he needs to perform some works in the flat. Very good estates, with friendly people....
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Mar 06,2014
Minithumbup
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By: 'mark fage'
Mar 06,2014
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I found Blackcords extremely helpful and diligent, I would certainly recommend them. My purchase hit a number of snags due to finance and solicitor problems, Costa from Blackcords guided me through all of them without complaint, to a successful result....
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Mar 04,2014
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'María'
Mar 04,2014
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I rented with the usual big agencies in the past and Blackcords is definitely the fastest one and with no hidden cost. Raluca was very professional and friendly, it was a pleasure to deal with her. Overall a good experience....
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Feb 27,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Pdg'
Feb 27,2014
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I ve been using blackcords to rent my properties since the last few years. Strongly recommend it, very professional and always trying to match the right tenants for the right property. I had no problems with this estate always on time for viewings and paper works and tenants felt the same ....
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Feb 18,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'susan'
Feb 18,2014
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I had a great experience with Blackcords who helped me find a nice flat and even recommended a local cleaner to me. Would recommend them without hesitation....
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Jan 09,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'thepav'
Jan 09,2014
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I found Costas and the team very professional and also very personal to deal with. They provided honest and thorough advise with regards the rental evaluation and the time taken to rent the property was very quick indeed. Would definitely recommend and use again....
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Dec 29,2013
Minithumbup
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By: 'Andree'
Dec 29,2013
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l have found all the staff at Blackcords very helpful . l believe that Costa has a good working knowledge of the area where their offices are he is often more realistic about achievable rental value and prices than some other agents. The staff were always really helpful and happy to carry out niggly tasks when l could not necessarily attend at the property myself. Blackcords are also good value with no hidden costs . l have used Blackcords for letting out my property on and off for four...
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Dec 27,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'BeaM'
Dec 27,2013
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Costa has been very helpful and efficient. I was very happy with the service he provided, fast to answer any question i might have....
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Dec 23,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Peter Heath'
Dec 23,2013
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This Agency has consistently found me tenants for these two properties. They have also provided help and assistance when we have encountered difficulties with workmen/rent arrears etc. I have found this very useful as I am now effectively an absentee Landlord as I live a considerable distance outside London...
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Dec 20,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'MJB'
Dec 20,2013
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Good local Agent for N1 area. I looked at a few of the usual big names but preferred these guys. Fast letting service and decent tradesmen when needed....
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Dec 20,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'N7 landlord'
Dec 20,2013
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Very quick to find tenants and to sort problems when they arise. Well mannered and friendly staff. On one occasion was slow in making payments and sub contracted work overpriced. this however was sorted. Overall a good experience....
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Dec 19,2013
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'baldwin'
Dec 19,2013
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Raluca was extremely professional, worked hard to find the right tenant for our property, did not waste our time and was a pleasure to deal with....
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Dec 19,2013
Minithumbup
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By: 'Dj Marco'
Dec 19,2013
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I\'ve been letting my flat with Blackcord\'s for several years now, the service is outstanding in the sense that you really feel safe for being dealing with people who treats you as a person rather than a number to make targets and whatnot. I had the misfortune in the past, to come across some of the big high street sharks of big estate agencies, and it was a complete nightmare. Blackcord\'s has always been very efficient, my property has never been untenanted, and lately i have decided to se...
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Dec 19,2013
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Ben C'
Dec 19,2013
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Excellent estate agents, a well run, friendly transparent company. Highly recommended and i would deffinately use again for sales and lettings....
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Dec 19,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'P SYKOPETRITIS'
Dec 19,2013
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excellent letting and management service. very professional and courteous and transparent in everything they do. I would recommend them highly!!...
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Dec 18,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Adam p'
Dec 18,2013
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Very good communication, honest and straightforward; prepared to go the extra mile to get things done properly, would definitely reccomend...
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Dec 17,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Michelle'
Dec 17,2013
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Blackcords are extremely knowledgeable and efficient. Blackords maintain a very good relationship with their landlords and treat both parties involed during the lettings process in a very respectful, fair and timely manner. Blackords provide an excellent support service, advice and guidance to Landlords, they are also transparent and honest when communicating with tenant and landlord....
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Nov 30,2013
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Emmos'
Nov 30,2013
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I found Raluca to be extremely efficient, professional and proactive. Out of a number of agents and agencies who contacted me, Raluca produced the best result in the shortest time. Within a week she had identified potential tenants, held viewings, negotiated an offer and the tenants had signed up and moved in. I would definitely recommend Raluca and Blackcords and look forward to working with them again in the future....
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Nov 22,2013
Minithumbup
Raluca Tabacaru
By: 'Samir Ibrahim'
Nov 22,2013
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Raluca has been extremely helpful, professional, efficient and reliable. It took me a while to decide between the options she gave me initially, yet she was very patient and made it look fun! A few days, after I moved into the property I was very pleased to have received an email from her checking if everything was OK. She also helped greatly with the transition of the bills from the previous tenant to my self. I was very happy with the service provided by Blackcords Estates and in parti...
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Areas covered
  • N1
  • E1
  • N2
  • E2
  • N4
  • EC1
  • N5
  • N6
  • N7
  • N8
  • NW1
  • W1
  • W2

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Admin fee is Β£150 per adult moving in to cover for collection of references, credit checks, drawing up the tenancy agreement and general admin costs.
Last updated at 10:09 AM 06/03/2014 by Raluca Tabacaru

Complaints Procedure

As a firm licensed by the National Approved Letting Scheme, Blackcords Property Consultants Ltd aims to provide the highest standards of service to all landlords and tenants, but to ensure that your interests are safeguarded, we offer the following:

If you believe you have a grievance, please write in the first instance to Miss Raluca Tabacaru (Lettings Manager) at the address below: Blackcords Estates, 198, New North Road, London, N1 7BJ.
The grievance will be acknowledged within 3 working days and then investigated thoroughly in accordance with established Γ’Β€Βœin-houseҀ procedures. A formal written outcome of the complaint will be sent to you within 21 days. If we require longer than this timescale we will advise you in writing and confirm our revised response date.
If you remain dissatisfied with the result of the internal investigation, please contact Mr Constantinos Mavrokordatos (Managing Director) who will review the complaint.
Following the conclusion of our in-house review we will write to you with a final written statement.

If you are dissatisfied with the conclusion of the in-house review of the complaint, you can refer the matter to the The Property Ombudsman, Milford House, 43 Ҁ“ 45 Milford Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2BP.
Last updated at 10:09 AM 06/03/2014 by Raluca Tabacaru

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