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Douglas & Simmons

25/26 Market place
Wantage
Oxfordshire
OX12 8AE
01235 766222

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Properties for Sale
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“ Selling House... ”

Jul 11,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Grove'
Jul 11,2018
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All staff were very respectful and understanding of seller. Seller was unsure of the process and all staff put seller at ease through every step of the way. Staff were very good at communicating with nominated contact point and this proved invaluble when very low ...
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Agent was prepared to negotiate
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“ Residential sale... ”

Jul 07,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'The Hoolie J's'
Jul 07,2018
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Sale went through smoothly and without any complications. Asking price was almost achieved, in spite of unforeseen obstacles with sale of our buyers existing house. We were kept fully updated throughout the selling process...
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As expected
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“ reasonable... ”

Jul 04,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'Graham'
Jul 04,2018
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The sale happened quickly, but from then on I felt I was not being supported when it came to coming to a moving date, I felt the first time buyer had more support than I had. I had to remind Tessa & Diane when I ...
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I suppose the fees were ok
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“ Great communicator!... ”

Jun 20,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Julia'
Jun 20,2018
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We felt thoroughly informed of each stage of the process. Our opinion was listened too, valued and acted upon which really helped the natural anxieties of moving house. Professional throughout but cleverly balanced with a 'family' feeling in the office....
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Very fair.
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“ My experience... ”

May 23,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Craske'
May 23,2018
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I cannot fault my experience, I would like to thank Diane so much as without her I really don't think the sale would of gone through. I cannot recommended Douglas & Simmons enough. Thank you!...
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Worth every penny
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“ Purchase of Property... ”

May 21,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Martin'
May 21,2018
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Excellent service all round. Helpful and informative both in the viewing and follow-up. The process through to completion was smooth and professional...
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Good
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“ Highly recommended!... ”

May 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Ellie Hallams'
May 18,2018
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I can't praise the whole team at Douglas & Simmons highly enough for their hard work and committment in selling two properties for us and helping us purchase our new home. Communication was excellent; we were always informed about viewings in a timely fashion, ...
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I would say they are average fees and we had no issue with this
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“ Sale of Kennet close... ”

May 17,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Mr Milner'
May 17,2018
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Overall very pleased with sale of our house, professional, informative and helped us indirectly with purchase of our house via another agent....
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Average for area
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“ Purchase 27 Highclere Gardens... ”

May 04,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'penny dedman'
May 04,2018
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They all worked extra hard to complete in record time and have since given me advice on different problems I experienced as I moved from abroad and new to the area....
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“ The paper work side was great... ”

May 03,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'S&G'
May 03,2018
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We've recently purchased a house and mainly dealt with Tessa, she was brilliant and helpful throughout the process and easy to get hold of to answer any questions we had, quick to reply to emails and very helpful. However when we went to view ...
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Cannot comment as we were purchasing.
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“ Easy and helpful for first time buyers needing guidance... ”

Apr 11,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Ben'
Apr 11,2018
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As first time buyers, it was great to have a helpful and understanding team on hand to deal with the purchase. Diane was great at getting things pushed along up the chain leading to a problem free transaction. She was also understanding and patient while ...
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No fees - purchaser only
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“ We got there in the end!... ”

Apr 06,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Pete & Jo'
Apr 06,2018
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Selling our house turned into quite a long process but I do feel D&S did all they could for us. We had to lower the price twice before we sold so I think the initial valuation was slightly optimistic. We found all the ...
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Fees are competitive and reasonable. There's always room for negotiation.
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“ Purchase... ”

Apr 04,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'A Happy Purchaser'
Apr 04,2018
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I purchased a property that Douglas & Simmons were marketing. They were efficient and helpful throughout, despite a complicated and frustrating chain. Diane proactively managed the process through to completion efficently and effectively. Highly recomemnded...
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Mar 13,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Dave H'
Mar 13,2018
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Very efficient service Tessa was very helpful and Guy kept us informed all the way through the process and proved his worth negotiating the best price he could...
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Not the cheapest but did get results
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Mar 12,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Jan and Ben'
Mar 12,2018
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We were very impressed with the service that we received from our first meeting with Graham right through until completion. Every member of the team was polite, friendly and efficient. We were kept informed at every stage of the process and any issues were dealt ...
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The fees that we were charged were very reasonable.
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Feb 27,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Ann Latham'
Feb 27,2018
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An excellent estate agent, so helpful and made our house move a pleasant and speedy experience , friendly and understanding Thank you Diane...
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good
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Feb 09,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Lake Barn'
Feb 09,2018
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Our experience with Douglas Simmons and the whole team has been absolutely superb. From initial valuation through to production of brochure, managing viewings and final sale they have been superb. Graham always kept in regular contact, providing updates after every viewing. I would highly recommend ...
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Very good.
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Feb 03,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'The Mumford Family'
Feb 03,2018
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Wow - what a service from the team at Douglas & SimmonsҀ¦ From beginning to end Dianne and Team dragged our whole chain through the process - sometimes it felt the other estate agents and solicitors were following willingly, sometimes they were probably dragged kicking ...
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Jan 28,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Matt and Izzy'
Jan 28,2018
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We purchased our 3 bed end of terrace via Douglas and Simmons. Everyone we spoke to was polite, competent and courteous. Guy was very helpful and responded quickly to emails and calls. Diane (who we had the most dealings with after a purchase price was agreed) ...
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Jan 28,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Pad'
Jan 28,2018
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Douglas and Simmons were very helpful and professional in the way they helped me to purchase a property. It was a tricky transaction but they were excellent throughout....
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Jan 27,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'WCG'
Jan 27,2018
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Guy, Dianne, Shona and Graham have looked after my rental property for the past 5 years and have successfully completed this month on the sale. The customer service and communication is excellent, particularly when having to manage affairs from Asia Pacific, they really looked after me ...
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Competitive
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Jan 27,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Satisfiedseller'
Jan 27,2018
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Our previous house move was over 51 years ago, so we had no idea what it would be like this time. We chose Douglas and Simmons more by luck than judgement and were very pleased that we did. No-one could have been more helpful in guiding ...
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When we saw how much work went into the whole process we thought the fees were entirely reasonable.
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Jan 23,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Reece Ltd'
Jan 23,2018
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This was the third property we have now sold through Douglas and Simmons, and we continue to be happy with the service they provide. As a small developer we value their input and support. From design stage, through to the marketing of the property the ...
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Comment on agent fees
Market rates
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Jan 23,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Steve'
Jan 23,2018
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A truly and genuine fantastic service provided by Douglas and Simmons who I would highly recommend. From the start of the selling process we were recommended on what work was needed to be done so that the potential buyer would have little to worry about. ...
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Noting my comments above then commission (which was very fair in the first instance) is outweighed by the service levels received
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Jan 09,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'mpalfrey'
Jan 09,2018
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Friendly and professional Estate Agents who were extremely understanding of my own circumstances and worked very hard to ensure my needs were met and that a successful sale resulted. Their communication was excellent and I have no hesitation in recommending them....
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Comment on agent fees
N/A (buying)
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Jan 04,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Tony'
Jan 04,2018
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Guy was helpful and professional with advice and happy to accept a different client perspective. Honest as to the market conditions and very positive with potential buyers, Diane swept up the space between Buyers and solicitors swiftly and professionally....
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Better than some.
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Dec 12,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Mr R'
Dec 12,2017
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Douglas & Simmons provided a very personal service throughout, without pressuring us into decisions. The sales process was very effectively negotiated and during the after sales process, we were continually updated on the chain progress....
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Standard 1.5% plus VAT
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Dec 11,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Mike Holmes'
Dec 11,2017
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Douglas and Simmons have made the process of selling my mothers house and purchasing her a flat as painless and easy as it could have been. Diane has kept us up to date throughout the whole process and chased things when required. All the members ...
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A fair fee for the work done,
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Dec 09,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Fiona & Josh'
Dec 09,2017
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We could not recommend Douglas & Simmons highly enough. The journey in selling our thatched cottage - whilst off the market - was not without its many challenges along the way. From our initial introduction to the eventual sale, both Graham and Diane worked tirelessly ...
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Good value for money in the circumstances.
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Dec 08,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'ELAINE GREGORY'
Dec 08,2017
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My property sale was far from easy. Nothing went to plan-this was solely down to my buyers solicitor. Guy and diane were nothing but professional,calm,patient and very understanding of my (very) often ,frustrated phone calls. They kept me informed every step of the ...
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GOOD
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Areas covered
  • OX12
  • Sn7
  • Ox13

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