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Estate agents in Camden, Islington, and Highbury, Hotblack Desiato specialises in handling the sale of residential property and is committed to providing a high quality personal service combined with Read full description...Estate agents in Camden, Islington, and Highbury, Hotblack Desiato specialises in handling the sale of residential property and is committed to providing a high quality personal service combined with knowledge and expertise.
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“ Excellent support throughout the house purchase process.... ”

Aug 17,2018
Minithumbup
Stuart
By: 'JC'
Aug 17,2018
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Stuart kept me updated throughout the process, was extremely responsive to all my emails and when we had some issues to be resolved he was extremely helpful in communicating with the seller to get outstanding items pushed through. In what turned out to be a ...
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“ Breaks the mould... ”

Aug 16,2018
Minithumbdown
Stuart
By: 'MCL'
Aug 16,2018
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My previous experience with London estate agents has been that they have been slippery, untrustworthy, unrealistic and in some cases downright dishonest. Stuart at HD was the exact opposite. Transparent; clear communicator; facilitative. They actually added value to the transaction....
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“ Great Service... ”

Aug 08,2018
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Stephen G'
Aug 08,2018
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We recently sold our property through Hotblack in Islington and have only praise for the skilled way in which the team handled the whole process from end to end. I have no hesitation in recommending them should you be in the market to sell....
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The fees are reasonable for the level of service recieved
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“ Refreshingly good estate agents!... ”

Aug 07,2018
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Suran Samarasinghe'
Aug 07,2018
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Having not dealt with any estate agents for about 6 years, I was expecting the worst when I started looking at properties to buy in Islington earlier this year. Hotblack Desiato stood out for being highly knowledgeable about the local area, straightforwardly honest (a pleasant surprise!) ...
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None (no agent's fees on the purchase side).
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“ Exemplary service... ”

Aug 06,2018
Minithumbup
Hiten
Mark
By: 'Jenny'
Aug 06,2018
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I couldn't have been happier with the service I received from both Hiten and Mark. Incredibly efficient and always available to answer queries. Hiten in particular made the experience of buying my new flat really straightforward and was ready to help at every point. ...
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“ George Papanastasiou... ”

Jul 25,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Costa'
Jul 25,2018
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George Papanastasiou has been outstanding. I found him to be extremely helpful, very friendly with a professional approach. The best agent in town by miles....
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Good
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“ Top-notch service... ”

Jul 25,2018
Minithumbup
George
Josh
By: 'Brooke'
Jul 25,2018
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George and Josh have provided a fantastic service in re-letting our flat. We live abroad so their help has been particularly crucial, and they've made the process really easy for us. They've been great in helping us to identify what work was needed ...
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The fees have been very reasonable
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“ Fantastic experience!!!!!... ”

Jul 17,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'AC'
Jul 17,2018
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George has been brilliant throughout the process. He has always come back to us in a timely manner when we've had questions and always been on hand. We can't reccomend him enough!!!!...
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“ Helpful and flexible... ”

Jul 15,2018
Minithumbup
Daniel
Stephen
By: 'A&D'
Jul 15,2018
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HotBlack were one of the few agents in Islington that sent us properties that met our criteria and kept in touch with us over the course of a few weeks. They were helpful and flexible when we had a few issues with the referencing and ...
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“ George... ”

Jul 12,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Giuliano'
Jul 12,2018
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Dealing with George has been an absolute pleasure. He's professional and responsive from start to finish, we're happy with how our negotiation went....
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“ excellent... ”

Jul 10,2018
Minithumbup
Stuart
By: 'wheresmybike'
Jul 10,2018
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V positive experience and a v successful sale. As an independent agent Hotblack were a real relief after dealing with one of the corporate agents. Worked hard to sell it, good comms, straightforward, listened and followed through, stayed in touch throughout the process....
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Competitive.
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By: Stuart Shiers
Jul 11, 2018
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Many thanks for your comments, Tom. It is a tough market. Thanks for your patience. Perseverance paid off! ...

“ Canonbury Road... ”

Jul 08,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Liam Robinson'
Jul 08,2018
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Jessica has been incredibly helpful throughout the rental process - she is always very responsive, courteous and eager to please. Thanks for all your help, Jess!...
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“ Good service... ”

Jul 05,2018
Minithumbup
Daniel
Stephen
By: 'Nina'
Jul 05,2018
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My husband and I are quite happy with the service provided. Both Daniel and Stephen were available when we needed and prompt on our requests....
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“ Arthouse Daniel and Stephen Review... ”

Jul 04,2018
Minithumbup
Daniel
Stephen
By: 'Arthouse'
Jul 04,2018
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Daniel and Stephen are both incredibly responsive and accommodating to our needs. Have both consistently replied to requests and questions within a working day, and remain professional while doing so....
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Standard.
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“ Lease of 78 Northchurch... ”

Jul 04,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Daniel
By: 'bernard denis'
Jul 04,2018
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Outstanding. I spoke to Stephen and met with Daniel. After one showing they had a great sense of the property type I was looking for. Made an introduction for a property that was not even fully on the market. Great assistance with communication during the ...
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will strongly recommend to friends/associates looking in the area.
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“ Great service... ”

Jul 04,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Daniel
By: 'Alan'
Jul 04,2018
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We are a property management company and have been using Hot Black Desiato to find tenants for our properties when becoming vacant. They are a very p[professional company and have always been very good at finding applicants for us and they are a pleasure ...
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their fee's are in line with what we expect to pay which is very good
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“ Property Management... ”

Jul 02,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Jessica
By: 'Lintor'
Jul 02,2018
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My fifteen years relationship with Hotblack Desiato has been fruitful. As a non-resident property owner, I relied on Hotblack to rent my property and credit my account with money due to me. They have done this professionally well. My flat rarely remains without a tenant. ...
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I have peace of mind having Hotblack as my Management Company. They are constantly communicating with me on matters relating to my property. The leasing staff are doing a good job making sure my property always has a tenant; repairs to any part of the flat done when necessary.
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“ Great Service... ”

Jun 27,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
Stephen
By: 'Tony'
Jun 27,2018
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Jessica achieved an asking price offer very quickly. Paperwork and references all done without fuss. A friendly company to work with. 10/10....
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Fair
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“ Ideal... ”

Jun 26,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
By: 'Gertrude'
Jun 26,2018
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Superb customer relations - Stephen is an attentive and thoughtful Lettings Manager and delivers exactly as promised. He manages to combine great efficiency whilst still being a pleasure to deal with. Very skilled....
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Par for the course
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“ An excellent experience... ”

Jun 22,2018
Minithumbup
George
Josh
By: 'MC'
Jun 22,2018
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I am used to agents that are all about the money and not about providing a quality experience. Not true of Hotblack Desiato. My experience with Hotblack, and in particular George and Josh's work, has been an excellent experience from start to finish. They ...
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Hotblack’s fees are very reasonable.
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“ Great service... ”

Jun 22,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'K'
Jun 22,2018
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I recently rented a one bedroom in Aberdeen Park through George, and can only highly recommend him. He's sincere and ready to help. You can tell that he's very passionate about what he does and cares about getting the right apartment for the ...
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“ Efficient service... ”

Jun 18,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Daniel
By: 'Sarah'
Jun 18,2018
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Hotblack was recommended by a friend and I was very happy with the professional and friendly service provided by both Stephen & Daniel. Stephen was very proactive in finding me suitable tenants for my flat at a great rent. I would certainly use them again ...
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Good
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“ Very impressed... ”

Jun 11,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Marie'
Jun 11,2018
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Jessica has been an absolute pleasure working with in order to find our perfect flat. Once we made the choice to put in an offer, she was very thorough, which we appreciated greatly and flexible with meeting at the flat a few times before our ...
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Reasonable compared to other agency fees.
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“ Flat letting... ”

Jun 08,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Jessica
By: 'N1 TS'
Jun 08,2018
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Once again Hotblack found a great tenant at a good rate and helped to organise a smooth transition with no vacant period. The team are proactive and quick to respond to queries. A local and professional service for over 15 years....
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Fees are reasonable for the service provided
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“ Very efficient... ”

Jun 06,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
Stephen
By: 'mk'
Jun 06,2018
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Jessica was very helpful in getting me into my new property. She was flexible with early viewings and quick to put my offer forward/...
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“ Excellent communication skills... ”

Jun 05,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Jessica
By: 'Angie Liu'
Jun 05,2018
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Both Stephen and Jessica have been very professional in handling the let of my property. I am most impressed by them keeping me updated all the time. Nothing is too much of a hassle for them. I would definitely work with them again!...
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I have no complaints
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“ VERY NICE... ”

Jun 04,2018
Minithumbup
Daniel
By: 'KEMSLEY'
Jun 04,2018
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ALL WAS COOL, HE WAS POLITE AND EFFICIENT AND FRIENDLY, WHAT ELSE DO YOU WANT ME TO SAY, WHY DO I HAVE TO DANCE TO YOUR TUNE?...
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NO IDEA WHAT THEY WERE
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“ Great help from start to finish... ”

Jun 02,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Mag'
Jun 02,2018
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My husband and I were looking for a flat from abroad which was daunting enough in itself. George made the process easy, providing us with prompt answers to any of our questions and helping negotiate various queries and points with the landlord. It was a ...
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“ Flat to let... ”

Jun 01,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Daniel
By: 'Anne F'
Jun 01,2018
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Service exemplary from these two agents! As this is my first time as a landlord, I have bombarded the agents with lots of questions and they very patiently helped me and also managed to find me a tenant. Would thoroughly recommend using Hotblack....
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Good
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“ Best property agents in North London... ”

Jun 01,2018
Minithumbup
Stephen
Daniel
By: 'Azura'
Jun 01,2018
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HD have been my property agents for several years. I have nothing but praises for their professionalism and competency especially in the search for new tenants....
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Reasonable
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