Helmores
4.9/5, 745 reviews
99% recommended
97% sales valuation accuracy
97% sales fee satisfaction
Helmores Estate Agents are a forward thinking, hardworking, national award winning independent firm based in heart of Devon having been in property for over 300 years. The business was started in 1699 and has been handed down from father to son for 3 centuries. Today, we offer a very wide range of property ... show more Helmores Estate Agents are a forward thinking, hardworking, national award winning independent firm based in heart of Devon having been in property for over 300 years. The business was started in 1699 and has been handed down from father to son for 3 centuries. Today, we offer a very wide range of property services from our large High Street offices including property sales and valuations, land & planning services, new homes, and a large rental department. We are the top selling agent in our area, and we have sold more properties in Crediton and surrounds than all the other local estate agents put together! We were voted The Sunday Times Estate Agency of the Year in 2013, 2014 and 2015 for Best Single Office in the South West. In 2014 we also won bronze awards for Best Agent to Work for and Best Innovation.

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Performance Statistics
Services Valuation Fees Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 97% 97% £28,500 £2,450,000
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Areas covered
  • Devon
Address

111-112 High Street
Crediton
Devon
EX17 3LF
01363777999

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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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Aug 19,2019
Minithumbup
Ian
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By: 'andrew bridgeman'
Aug 19,2019
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Have recently sold a property through helmores and from the initial visit from Ian Blanchford onwards the service offered was first class, combining professionalism with friendly customer service. There were one or two issues to contend with through the process but these were attended to ...
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Jul 16,2019
Minithumbup
Jonathan
By: 'Caroline'
Jul 16,2019
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A Big Thank you to everyone at Helmores for helping so much with my recent house purchase , especially to JONATHON. Who really worked so so hard on my behalf he really must be the best negotiator out there!! He really does his best to make ...
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Jul 15,2019
Minithumbup
Becky
George Clover
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Jul 15,2019
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Great customer service,- pleasure to communicate. Professional and experienced team,- always giving honest and constructive advice. Would not hesitate to work with them again....
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Jun 26,2019
Minithumbup
Jonathan
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Jun 26,2019
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All members of the team which I had contact were excellent, especially Jonathan who used great diplomacy to complete the transaction....
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“Fantastic service as always from Becky and Jo......”

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Jun 25,2019
Minithumbup
Becky
Jonathan
By: 'Kelly Dugan'
Jun 25,2019
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Fantastic service as always from Becky and Jonathan. Always friendly and extremely approachable. They dealt with any queries quickly and efficiently and made the process as smooth as possible. We would always use Helmores for any house sale and have hit lucky this time being ...
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Jun 25, 2019
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All the staff at Helmores are welcoming, helpful and supportive. Providing a reassuringly level headed guiding hand at stressful moments that crop up in the sale process. ...

“Brilliant estate agent...”

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Jun 19,2019
Minithumbup
Jonathan
By: 'Florence'
Jun 19,2019
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He was a very useful and friendly estate agent, a great help. I would use Helmores again. Would highly recommend....
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“Great service...”

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May 31,2019
Minithumbup
Becky
By: 'Aaron and Emily Davey'
May 31,2019
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Becky has assisted with our recent house sale. She has kept us up to date at all times and explained every step of the process clearly. Becky has been friendly and always contactable when needed. I would highly recommend Becky and Helmores....
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We feel the fee paid is worth the level of service received.
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“Excellent!...”

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May 23,2019
Minithumbup
James
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May 23,2019
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Our house move has not been the most straightforward but we have finally achieved our goal, with the able assistance of James to whom we are very grateful. James has done his utmost to ease the purchase through for us under some difficult circumstances and ...
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“Excellent Service...”

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May 22,2019
Minithumbup
George Clover
Loren
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May 22,2019
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Many thanks to George and Loren for dealing with our sales, excellent pre-sale advise from George and Loren did a great job of handling our sale. Unlike a number of estate agents we've dealt with Helmores always gave us quality feedback from viewing and everyone ...
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“Brilliant...”

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May 16,2019
Minithumbup
Jonathan
By: 'Mick T'
May 16,2019
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Helmores were fantastic!. Jonathan was especially helpful and as a buyer it seemed that he couldn't do enough to help us. Where we needed help to move things along he was always willing and able. He also made sure that we were kept informed of ...
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“Professional and friendly...”

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May 16,2019
Minithumbup
James
Jonathan
By: 'Happy Homeowners'
May 16,2019
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We have just bought after 15 years of being off the property ladder. I wasn't expecting as much contact from Helmores as there has been. They have kept me up to date and answered any questions I have thrown at them. Nothings been too big an ...
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“Helmores have been absolutely fantastic from start to finish!...”

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May 16,2019
Minithumbup
Jonathan
By: 'Hayley and Austin Willis'
May 16,2019
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I would definately recommend Helmores to anyone in the area thinking of buying or selling. Their communication is fantastic and they have made a very stressful re-location run so smoothly we can't thank them enough. Ian, Loren and Jonathan among everyone else that works there ...
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“So helpful!...”

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May 10,2019
Minithumbup
James
Loren
By: 'Stressed but now happy!'
May 10,2019
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We are actually buyers, but we really appreciated the help and support James and Loren gave us during a very difficult process. Our initial enquiries were professionally dealt with by James, who has a great knowledge of the local property market. His answers allowed us ...
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“Getting it over the line!...”

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May 02,2019
Minithumbup
James
Loren
By: 'Jane, Iain, Fred, Bill & Bess'
May 02,2019
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We cannot thank Helmores enough. From Rob & Ian at the outset advising about sales and marketing (after Mike persuaded us to sell and not rent!); to James managing the viewings and very quickly finding us a buyer who offered the full asking price; swiftly followed ...
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“Sold!...”

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Apr 25,2019
Minithumbup
James
Loren
By: 'David & Jane W'
Apr 25,2019
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Very pleased with the marketing and the number of viewings and James's help in negotiating the sale price. Although we had two accepted offers withdrawn Helmores soon had things back on track and a new offer received. Loren did a good job in keeping the ...
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Very reasonable
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“Great service...”

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Apr 22,2019
Minithumbup
Ian
Becky
By: 'James'
Apr 22,2019
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We received calm and knowledgeable service. We were selling a very old cottage in a relatively remote village. Helmores was very obliging in arranging viewings and subsequent accesses. The marketing was impressive with drone photography....
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“Sold!...”

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Apr 07,2019
Minithumbup
Becky
Loren
By: 'Anna'
Apr 07,2019
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Helmores have just helped us sell our very old family home which was owned by our parents for over 50 years. As well as the emotional challenge of selling the cottage, it was also difficult given the fact that neither my brother and I live locally. ...
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“Great Service!...”

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Apr 05,2019
Minithumbup
Loren
Jo
By: 'Jenny'
Apr 05,2019
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Both Loren and Jo were a great help throughout my purchase, helping relsolve issues and always keeping me informed in a timely way. Very professional; I would definitely recommend. Thank you!...
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“Brilliant Service...”

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Mar 30,2019
Minithumbup
James
Loren
By: 'T & W'
Mar 30,2019
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No wonder you see so many sold signs - they are very professional and service is second to none. We had a difficult time in our chain but Loren did her utmost to smooth things along for a speedy exchange. We're just looking forward to ...
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“Professional...”

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Mar 29,2019
Minithumbup
Jo
By: 'Sabrena'
Mar 29,2019
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Today we have exchanged on the sale of our property, something which a month ago we didn't think was going to happen. Jo at Helmores has been brilliant and so supportive when we've had some difficult decisions to make. Jo's professionalism is exceptional as well ...
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“Superb!...”

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Mar 29,2019
Minithumbup
Jo
By: 'Lynsey'
Mar 29,2019
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Hard to summarise in a few short words just how fantastic Helmores and Jo in particular have been! After a failed purchase and another looking like it was going down the same path, today we exchanged on our new home! To say that Jo has ...
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“Can't reccomned Helmores enough....”

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Mar 27,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Harriet and Ashley'
Mar 27,2019
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We have the weekly property email from Helmores and finally found one for us. After looking for rental property and ringing many agents, half of them who never call back....Helmores rang and also emailed to say they would book us a viewing when the ...
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Standard agents fees
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“Excellant service !...”

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Mar 25,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Emma'
Mar 25,2019
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Gill has provided amazing support throughout this process. We had a some delays in getting information ref references and gill was always on hand to answer any questions and assist with sending information. Excellent customer service from Gill and the team at helmores!...
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Good compared to other agents
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“Clear and excellent communication...”

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Mar 23,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Alison'
Mar 23,2019
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Gill has been an amazing support throughout in my experience in letting a house before Xmas. I was due to move into my house but there were some difficulty with a previous tenant but Gill was positive, kept me going, reassured me and determined to ...
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Excellent when you compare it to other agents.
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Mar 11,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Teacake'
Mar 11,2019
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We bought our house hrough Helmores and were set on selling through them too when the time came as thier service had been very good. While selling Helmores were fantastic and helped make a complicated and drawn-out sale much smoother. I am 100% certain that things ...
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Very good.
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“Great estate agent...”

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Mar 02,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Steve'
Mar 02,2019
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Thanks to all the staff at helmores in crediton - gill was especially helpful , answered any questions straight away - kept me informed of the progress of my let - thanks especially to gill , but other members of staff were helpful as well...
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The fees were fine - all clearly explained up front
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“Friendly and Professional Service...”

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Feb 28,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'EC'
Feb 28,2019
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Helmores have been fantastic with our recent move. We saw a house we liked and obviously arranged a viewing as soon as possible, and Helmores were able to fit us in on short notice. Whenever I've called I've always gotten through to someone who was ...
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Agents fees were in line with what we were expecting - it did help us out that we weren't charged referencing fees until we had actually been accepted by the landlord, unlike some other places.
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“The service we received from Becky and Loren was excellent. ......”

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Feb 25,2019
Minithumbup
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Becky
By: 'Sej'
Feb 25,2019
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The service we received from Becky and Loren was excellent. They are both very professional and friendly with great communication....
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The Fees are what is charged as standard
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“Professional...”

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Feb 25,2019
Minithumbup
Loren
Becky
By: 'Liz'
Feb 25,2019
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Becky and Loren worked tirelessly to ensure my fathers bungalow was sold. They were consistently cheerful and positive throughout and communicated with me, the buyer and solicitors very well. Thank you!...
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Standard fees.
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“Efficient and Professional...”

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Feb 21,2019
Minithumbup
Becky
Loren
By: 'Laura and Luke'
Feb 21,2019
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Very smooth and efficient in responding to queries. Would recommend and consider for any future sales. Friendly and approachable staff willing to go the extra mile....
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