Having decided to sell in a depressed market, I wasn't willing to then part with several thousand pounds to an estate agent. I spotted an article about on-line estate agents in the Guardian and decided to give them a try. From my first contact with Hatched, they were realistic in their dealings with me which was extremely refreshing. There were a steady stream of people who wanted to view, and from my own survey of them they had all conducted their own searches of the Internet to find a property, and only one had gone onto a High St agents mailing list.
By my own reckoning I saved myself at least