Purplebricks has been one of the property industry’s leading online and hybrid agents in the UK.
We are proud to deliver service that includes:
- A low fixed fee for selling or letting your property, saving you thousands versus a high street
- Your very own Local Property or Lettings Expert, dedicated to providing the very best service
- Your property will be listed on all major property portals and websites, i
Read full description...Purplebricks has been one of the property industry’s leading online and hybrid agents in the UK.
We are proud to deliver service that includes:
- A low fixed fee for selling or letting your property, saving you thousands versus a high street
- Your very own Local Property or Lettings Expert, dedicated to providing the very best service
- Your property will be listed on all major property portals and websites, including Zoopla and Rightmove
- Open 24/7 when most High Street agents are closed.
- Properties can be fully managed, just pass us the keys.
Do not hesitate to use the free home valuation tool to receive an estimate of your property value. We would love to hear from you!
Purplebricks

Suite 7 First Floor, Cranmore Place, Cranmore Drive
Shirley,Solihull
West Midlands
B90 4RZ
0800 810 8008

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Jul 31,2017
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By: 'Tracy Palazzo'
Jul 31,2017
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review

The reviewer said "...this is a very genuine review and I am angry that they brand themselves as a 'proper estate agents' - they are not - they profit from getting customers ONTO the market what happens after that is irrelevant. people may still wish to take this risk - but they need to know the difference and why one service costs a lot more money after sale and the latter charges a much reduced fee - but charges"
Appalling - we have had 3 viewings in 5 months, when other agents have seen selling properties in our local area! The agent came to value our property and couldn't give us a valuation as he didn't know the area ( so much for local experts). ...
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A Rip Off - don't do it!! They charge whether you sell your house or not - so they have absolutely no interest in helping you to sell your house.
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By: R Bruce
Aug 31, 2017
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Seems a perfectly good summary of the PB business model to me. ...
Jul 26,2017
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By: 'RMK2327'
Jul 26,2017
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The reviewer said "I can confirm my review of Purplebricks is definitely not fake. On the contrary, it is an honest account of my experience of the service they provide."
The adverts say they are just like an ordinary estate agent just not on the high street. That's utter nonsense! Here is my situation:- Vacant duplex apartment Well presented First time buyer No chain Almost 15 weeks later there is still no sign of ...
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The agent gets the fee regardless of whether they actually sell your property! There are plenty of online agents who offer no sale no fee if you have to use one of the on line alternatives that offer no sale no fee. After the Purple Bricks experience though, as stated above, I would wholeheartedly recommended going to a well established high street agent and negotiate the fee - most of them are willing to negotiate.
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Jul 25,2017
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By: 'Elizabeth'
Jul 25,2017
48 people found
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Awful !! I arranged to view a property and was given a provisional appointment. I turned up for appointment and there was no no one at the property. I called them to complain and spoke to a very rude woman who told me it was my ...
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Jul 18,2017
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By: 'Very Unhappy of Norfolk'
Jul 18,2017
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The reviewer said "I have told the truth about my experience of dealing with PB..."
First thing to understand about Purple Bricks is that the contract is NOT with an estate agent but a finance company ( Close Brothers), and is essentially a credit agreement. This means that complaints are NOT taken seriously by PB. They will simply fob you off ...
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By: gravy train
Sep 08, 2017
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I guess you could say that you get what you pay for....... ...
Jul 18,2017
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By: 'K'
Jul 18,2017
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When I first met with Lauren, she seemed knowledgeable and showed passion and interest in our property. It made the decision between Purplebricks and an established high street estate agent extremely difficult. However, Lauren's initial eagerness and energy was enough to win us over. ...
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It's good value in the same way as flushing a grand down the toilet is cheaper than flushing five grand down the toilet
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Jul 15,2017
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By: 'Taylor'
Jul 15,2017
42 people found
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Absoultly regret going with purple bricks. We started off impressed when we sat round the table discussing potentiality going with purple bricks and felt confident that our property expert James was the person to sell our house, I guess he was a good sales man ...
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Good if they provided the service
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Jul 13,2017
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By: 'S.slack'
Jul 13,2017
34 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
This company is a absolute nightmare to deal with, they do nothing for there payment, and we are in the process of going to our ombudsman and watchdog as we were mis- sold there product please stay away from these people they have so many ...
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bad as they do nothing for it.
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Jul 11,2017
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By: 'M'
Jul 11,2017
44 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review

The reviewer said "I know Purplebricks might not like what I have to say about them but they have no right to ask for my opinion to be removed, it's my opinion. I wouldn't make it up. I did it because I have had a bad experience with them."
Absolutely awful agent and terrible company to use. Ive had nothing but issues from the start to the board being put in the wrong place and finally being moved after 6 weeks (only when I got head office involved). To the absolute mess up of my ...
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Not worth a penny, either way they've made their money so theres no incentive at all to keep on top of things, your on your own when purple bricks get your signature on the dotted line! GO WITH A PROPER ESTATE AGENT!
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Jul 06,2017
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By: 'G Buckham'
Jul 06,2017
39 people found
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I have been with this lot for nearly seven months and had one viewer. I have been absolutely disgusted by her lack of contact and guidance to promote or get viewers to look at the property. the only contact was her offer to redo the ...
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SHOCKING
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Jun 29,2017
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By: 'Houseowner'
Jun 29,2017
46 people found
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The reviewer said "I can assure you this is a genuine review..."
I viewed a well-presented house which was marketed with Purple Bricks, and was very close to putting in an offer. Unfortunately, there were some aspects of the property description which turned out to be inaccurate and misleading. Firstly the house was described as having gas ...
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Jun 28,2017
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By: 'Disgusted customer'
Jun 28,2017
49 people found
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Do not use PB , they give poor service ! sold me a PB plus deal product with lower fee and now trying to get me to pay for full service fee . They did not sell my house , no help whatsoever and now trying to debit my ...
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Bad
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Jun 28,2017
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By: 'David'
Jun 28,2017
45 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
Purple bricks was going to sell my house I changed my mind after 48 hours now I've just had £1499 come out of my account a week later saying first payment. When I spoke to bank a direct debit had been set up. God knows how ...
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Awful
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Jun 23,2017
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By: 'Lydia'
Jun 23,2017
26 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
It is not an estate agency it is a circus. I booked one viewing at least 5 times (in Leeds) and had emails confirmed it every time. But an hour later the appointment was changed and changed and... non stop. I called a person with the ...
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Jun 22,2017
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By: 'Lewisham1979'
Jun 22,2017
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Signed up with Purplebricks. Justin was great at the beginning. I only met him twice. First when he valued the property and second to take pics. I never seen him again. I never had a marketing review. I was totlaly forgotten. I signed up for ...
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By: Lewisham 1979
Sep 12, 2017
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Still a bad service Cherry Anderson. They are disgusting. Waste of absolute time. I am actually annoyed with myself for ever going near them. Stay with the street agents. DONT go NEAR PURPLE pricks I mean Bricks ...
Jun 22,2017
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By: 'Let down'
Jun 22,2017
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I was selling and also buying a house through purple bricks, the person I was buying off where dragging their feet, I kept relaying this to purple bricks. Eventually the lady buying mine pulled out. I was so upset I took mine off the market ...
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Appalling
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Jun 05,2017
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By: 'TrKi'
Jun 05,2017
26 people found
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Brilliant job at selling - sold within the first week. However, we did all the viewings, not a problem and we did not pay extra for them to do this. The problem is the after sales team - in our experience non existent. They called ...
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The fees make it tolerable and the solicitor they chose for us is brilliant.
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May 29,2017
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By: 'Debora Hunt'
May 29,2017
40 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
Do not use under any circumstances you will regret it. He does absolutely nothing to sell your house. He does not even do the viewings that we paid an extra £300 for. Horrendous....
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Very bad.
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May 26,2017
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By: 'Adorable22u'
May 26,2017
34 people found
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The reviewer said "Yes I am a customer of Purplebricks..."
For a starter, do what they promise! We did our own viewing even though we paid for that service. Negotiate our own offer even though we paid for the service. We missed out 2 properties that we want to buy as Joe does not return calls ...
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BAD BAD BAD. PAID FOR A FULL SERVICE GOT NOTHING BACK!
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May 25,2017
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By: 'Alice'
May 25,2017
36 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
didnt sell the property but still charged the fee. As you pay the fee regardless they aren't proactive. Feedback following viewings rarerly received. Didn't check out the offers received meaning we had 2 offers fall through. Uncommunicative agent, sold via a high street agent ...
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May 16,2017
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By: 'AG'
May 16,2017
44 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review

The reviewer said "It's not a fake review, I would not be able to make up such a detailed story to write a review. Unfortunately, I had to deal with the company."
If I could give ZERO, I would. Deciding to rent a flat in London with Purplebricks is just one of the WORST DECISIONS of my life so far which unfortunately is not concluded yet. They give wrong information for a start (wrong info about deposit ...
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By: Joanne
Jun 09, 2017
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Not great. High staff turnover. The estate agents seem really over-worked and not contactable most of the time. Since I've rented my property with them, two staff members left with no notice and no update to myself. Seems an awful company's to work for. Leaving a message for a call back is pointless. Their phone system cuts you off if nobody is available to take your call. And there's a serious lack of information communication between different parties. All they want to do is arrange group book ...
May 15,2017
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By: 'John Smith'
May 15,2017
46 people found
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the only strategy seems to be to reduce the asking price, there's nothing proactive about Purple Bricks or their local 'expert' and on that point he wasn't familiar with local service charges or other useful information to encourage the odd viewing over the ...
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May 09,2017
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By: 'Joanne'
May 09,2017
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review

The reviewer said "...it's identical to the review I posted on Trustpilot"
I contacted Purple Bricks on the 18th December 2015 and asked them to value my 1 bedroom flat which is 50% shared ownership. I was given the price after looking at the other adverts on right move that the local expert had complied and she gave me my ...
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very very very bad
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May 07,2017
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By: 'geetee'
May 07,2017
33 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
In over two months with Purplebricks we have had only 2 or 3 viewings, even after the price was reduced. We now have a buyer, thanks to a local estate agent The very pleasant PB agent was initially very positive about selling this property within a month. ...
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Fee feedback: A not inconsiderable amount of money when there is no guarantee of a successful outcome.
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May 03,2017
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By: 'Kevin Rooney'
May 03,2017
41 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review

The reviewer said "Please don't remove my review as I feel other customers need to know who they would be dealing with."
Very poor service, positive first meeting with the agent then went down hill from there, viewings cancelled because there were no agents to meet prospective buyers, complaints about the agents when viewing,viewing arranged and then prospective buyers not told it had been cancelled so ...
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Apr 29,2017
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By: 'RobbedByPurpleBricks'
Apr 29,2017
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Rubbish. Didn't do anything. Took our money and disappeared. We were already listed on zoopla etc so we had no sign that they did anything at all for our £1200. In the three weeks our house was listed we got no viewings through purple ...
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£1200 to turn up once and take some shoddy pictures with his phone is extremely poor value
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Apr 27,2017
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By: 'Anthony'
Apr 27,2017
39 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
Purplebricks have been absolutely horrendous. The customer service has been terrible and genuinely, you are just a payment to them. I had been recommended Purplebricks by a family member who had had a good experience with them out of the area however, the so-called expert ...
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Apr 24,2017
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By: 'Bob X'
Apr 24,2017
32 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review
Imagine you're making the biggest purchase of your life. Now imagine that process is being overseen by a company who's got their commission already and couldn't give a toss about anyone after that. No less than three times over the space of ...
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Apr 21,2017
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By: 'In shock'
Apr 21,2017
43 people found
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Purplebricks challenged the authenticity of this review

The reviewer said "The public deserves to hear my review and Purplebricks needs to provide a better service that doesn't affect sellers negatively. My experience was stressful and costly - it put me back weeks that I could of been looking for tenants and possibly renting my house earlier."
Angela was well spoken and knowledgeable when I spoke to her. I already had advertised my property and just needed her to do the viewings but told her I was happy paying the full price for extras that I would not use. I signed up ...
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Fee fedback The fee of almost £1000 for doing nothing would have been steep. If she had signed a tenant it would have been very reasonable.
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Apr 14,2017
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By: 'Unhappy customer'
Apr 14,2017
61 people found
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Very very bad experience. It is a terrible unprofessional company. We were in the process of buying a house, had our valuation and searches done coming nearly to the end to exchange contracts. We had even chosen all of our furniture and what we wanted ...
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Apr 13,2017
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By: 'Alan Wright'
Apr 13,2017
10 people found
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My wife and I recently decided to put our house on the market. So we agreed we would get four valuations - two from the traditional on the High Street Estate Agents and two from the On-Line Companies. In a four horse race the outright ...
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Excellent value for money
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By: Alan Wright
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I wonder if some of the comments engendered by my review are down to a sheer envy of my prestigious linguistic/literary skills at writing a review! ...
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Shirley,Solihull
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