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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.
Hotblack Desiato

www.hotblackdesiato.co.uk

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“Pleasant experience...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Michael M.'
Feb 07,2019
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I have been a tenant with Hotblackdesiato for 8 months now and have found the experience to be quite smooth and pain-free. When our laundry machine leaked during the first week of our tenancy, help was called immediately and the situation was remedied in a timely ...
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“Jess is Wonderful...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Australian Renter'
Feb 07,2019
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Jess was an absolute legend in leasing the apartment. She was so easy to communicate with, was flexible, understanding and was clear with everything. Hugely helpful and responsive too....
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“Great Service...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Richard'
Feb 07,2019
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I have been using Hotblack Desiato for over 15 years to rent out three flats in London. They have always found me a good tenant and mostly in a short space of time. The communication is very good Stephen is fantastic and I would have no ...
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I find the agents fees very competitive.
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“Great service...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Landlord X'
Feb 07,2019
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Excellent service for marketing and finding tenants, and the responsiveness of the agents to tenant and landlord queries alike is very good....
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No comment.
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“Proactive...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'A Canonbury landlord'
Feb 07,2019
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Recently re-let my flat. The Hotblack team were really proactive and persistent advising on right rental level which eventually led to finding new tenants in a subdued market....
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Having been a Hotblack customer for a long time, I have been afforded preferential rates which serves as a good retention factor.
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“Fantastic...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Levi'
Feb 07,2019
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Jessica and Stephen have both helped throughout the letting process and made it stress and hassle free for us. 10/10 for service and delivery....
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The agency fees are fair and honest. No hidden costs.
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“very good...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Stuart
By: 'Graham F'
Feb 07,2019
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Very good service , had house let and tenants moved in with in 2 weeks. Could also had sold it as they got a offer at the asking price....
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good
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“Barnsbury Terrace...”

Feb 07,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'xxx'
Feb 07,2019
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Professional as ever - very fast to find tenant. Some gaps in communication the only thing to highlight (over Christmas) Would 100% recommend...
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“Professional Company...”

Feb 06,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'MBI'
Feb 06,2019
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Found new tenants quickly for the flat and made all the necessary arrangements for the Landlord Gas Safety certificate plus took delivery of the table top freezer and delivered it to the flat going the extra mile for us! Great service....
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Fair price
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“Efficient service for overseas landlords...”

Jan 22,2019
Minithumbup
Stuart
By: 'RP Islington'
Jan 22,2019
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As a long time non-resident I was expertly advised and guided through the negotiations in what, I soon became aware, was a much changed world of UK property sales. Stuart worked closely with the property's letting agents facilitating viewings and managing minor works at the ...
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Very reasonable fees considering the state of the market and thus work required by the agent.
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Jan 22, 2019
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“Excellent service...”

Jan 17,2019
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Sarah'
Jan 17,2019
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George has found us a number of lodgers, all of whom have been ideal. He is not only a good salesman, but good at vetting characters! Thank you....
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“New tenant...”

Jan 01,2019
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Liz'
Jan 01,2019
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I have a lease with Hotblack Desiatio that is due to commence in mid January. My experience with Hotblack Desiato to date has been attending property viewings and liaising to settle a tenancy agreement. During this time I have found Jessica and Stephen to be ...
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“First class...”

Dec 20,2018
Minithumbup
George
Josh
By: 'Jesse Feld'
Dec 20,2018
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I have let my property with Hotblack Desiato in excess of seven years. The professionalism and thoroughness of the staff and agency shine through. An excellent service . Special praise is reserved for George and Josh who are always attentive and courteous. More of the same ...
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“Very good service, always willing to help...”

Dec 20,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'María PdAS'
Dec 20,2018
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I am very happy with the service received. Both Stephan and Jessica were helpful and available at all times, willing to fulfill all our requests....
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“Great customer service and consummate professionalism...”

Dec 19,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Phil Gartland'
Dec 19,2018
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The process of re-leasing my flat was seamless professional and at a rental level beyond my expectation. I have used Hotblack for 15 years now and never been let down....
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Fair
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“Very polite able manager.Good communication.Follow the problems and give feed back....”

Dec 10,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Vasant Manudhane.'
Dec 10,2018
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Capable manager we are glad he managing our properties. Always helpful when we visited the properties on Saturday. He has got good communication skills....
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Reduce your managing fees if you are managing more than one properties. Take managing fees monthly instead of in one go yearly.
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“Accomodating and professional...”

Dec 06,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Clementine & Romain'
Dec 06,2018
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My partner and I were in France and Hotblack made it easy to go through the paperwork remotely, which we greatly appreciated. Jessica and Stephen are pleasant and professional, and replied quickly to any enquiries we had. We would gladly recommend them!...
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“Very helpful agents...”

Dec 05,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Marta and Andrea'
Dec 05,2018
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The agents were really friendly and happy to help. They were really responsive, also on Saturdays, and were really good in negotiating with the landlord....
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“Fantastic agents - can't speak highly enough of the service we received!...”

Dec 05,2018
Minithumbup
Alasdair
Hiten
By: 'Sarah Hunter'
Dec 05,2018
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We are delighted to recommend Hotblacks. Throughout the process of selling our flat, Alasdair, Mark and Hiten were absolutely fantastic. They were professional, friendly, responsive and helpful at all times- and very straightforward. They all went out of their way to help us navigate through ...
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Very reasonable especially for the quality of service we received
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By: Alasdair
Dec 05, 2018
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Thanks Sarah! I'm delighted you've been able to move by Christmas and we are very touched by your kind words. Very best wishes for the festive season and beyond ...

“Always coming back...”

Dec 04,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'The Property Directory'
Dec 04,2018
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We have been working with Stephen and Jessica for a year and very impressed with the level of Attention Professionalism Customer Care Communication.. Always at the highest level and they have gained our trust which is not often a simple thing in the industry...
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No problem
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“excellent...”

Dec 04,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Nicolas'
Dec 04,2018
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great service. Always available and helpful for whatever concern we might have had during the process. I strongly recommend this branch...
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good
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“Remarkably straightforward & super helpful!...”

Dec 03,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Melissa'
Dec 03,2018
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Really grateful for George and his colleagues' help and support in finding a new home. Phoned on a Monday, had a late viewing on Tuesday evening, followed up and agreed terms by Wednesday, all paperwork was signed off by Friday. George was friendly and accommodating ...
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“Professional Service...”

Dec 03,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Kurt van der Linde'
Dec 03,2018
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We received a fast and efficient service during a recent negotiation of a rental property in Clerkenwell - I would recommend this branch of Hotblack....
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“Helpful...”

Dec 03,2018
Minithumbup
Jessica
By: 'Efficient, friendly and helpful'
Dec 03,2018
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Stephen and Jessica have been very helpful and guided us clearly through the different stages of the process. Everything was made very clear, they are friendly as well and this made the letting process very pleasant and quick. Nothing negative, corny, everything was smooth and ...
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Good
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“Helpful and Professional...”

Nov 30,2018
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Yashar'
Nov 30,2018
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Mari is a very professional agent. She helped us with resolving all the issues we had in our first move. She's diligent in arranging and following up with all the fix requests I had....
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“Exceptional Letting Agency...”

Nov 30,2018
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Emma'
Nov 30,2018
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We would recommend Hotblack Desiato to anyone looking to rent. Our lettings agent (George) was extremely well organised and knowledgable. He was efficient and well organised. He was able to get us moved into a property we wanted within 4 days of the viewing. There are ...
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Comment on agent fees
Very fair and slightly below average. Value for money.
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“Smooth purchase from abroad...”

Nov 30,2018
Minithumbup
Stuart
By: 'Oliver'
Nov 30,2018
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We just completed a house purchase through Hotblack Desiato. The agent, Stuart, showed us round the house twice. We were then abroad for the rest of the purchase, but had a couple of surveys done and also some prospective tenants look round, while the current ...
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“sale...”

Nov 22,2018
Minithumbup
Stuart
By: 'JM'
Nov 22,2018
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Recommended by friends as well established local firm familiar with local property market conditions. Good service: polite, prompt, considerate, and reliable about arranging viewings and providing feedback and realistic advice. Efficient publicising of sale particulars and photographs....
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A reduction of the % commission was offered at the outset and was accepted
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“Well looked after...”

Nov 22,2018
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Jen'
Nov 22,2018
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Mari became the property manager for our rented flat a couple of months ago and she's been absolutely fantastic. She's always prompt to reply to our emails and quick to get things fixed for us. We feel really well looked after....
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“Stress free flat hunt in Camden...”

Nov 16,2018
Minithumbup
Ripon
By: 'Venni'
Nov 16,2018
0 people found
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I should start off by saying I rarely write reviews, but this time I really felt like I had to. Ripon has been extremely helpful throughout the whole process of finding a flat in Camden to finally settling in. After having heard horror stories about ...
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Last updated at 01/09/2017, 9:41 AM by Stuart Shiers

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