Highbury, London, N5
4.9/5, 215 reviews
97% recommended
95% sales valuation accuracy
100% sales fee satisfaction
94% lettings valuation accuracy
96% lettings fee satisfaction
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“Responsive, efficient and work hard to get the job done...”

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Aug 25,2018
Minithumbup
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Alasdair
By: 'Gillian'
Aug 25,2018
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Staff always quick to respond and happy to help. Committed to getting the job done and efficient overall. Would recommend.
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Hotblack Desiato
2 - 4 Highbury Park
Highbury,London
Greater London
N5 2AB
020 7288 9696

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 95% 100% £290,000 £1,250,000
Lettings 94% 96% £750 £3,500
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
47 3 121 4 19 0 18 0 3 0
Areas covered
  • N5
  • Highbury
  • E5
  • Stoke Newington
  • N4
  • Hackney
  • E9
  • N7
  • EC1
  • N16
  • E8
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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“We recently relocated to the UK and George ha......”

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Nov 28,2019
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George
By: 'Kimberley Bryant'
Nov 28,2019
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We recently relocated to the UK and George has made the daunting rental process a breeze. He is always quick to respond and really helpful. We couldn't have asked for a better agent!...
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“Mari is always super nice to deal with. She’s......”

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Nov 25,2019
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Mari
By: 'Jamie Simmonds'
Nov 25,2019
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Mari is always super nice to deal with. She’s quick to respond and arrange solutions to any issues I have in the flat....
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“Responsive and professional company, promptly......”

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Nov 22,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Anders'
Nov 22,2019
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Responsive and professional company, promptly handling all maintenance requests. Also very helpful when negotiating/renegotiating a contract. Mari in particular has been really helpful in making sure all maintenance questions and handled and followed up on quickly....
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“George was amazing end to end. After listeni......”

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Nov 20,2019
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By: 'Chloe Devlin'
Nov 20,2019
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George was amazing end to end. After listening to our requirements, we were shown the exact property we were looking for the next day. He was always quick to respond to any queries including liaising with the landlord and current tenants to provide swift and ...
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“Hotblack Desiato - Tenant Review...”

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Nov 07,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Kelly'
Nov 07,2019
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Mari Metrama in particular has been very helpful in assisting with all tenancy related requests, often at very short notice. Very responsive generally....
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“Mari has been of great use in helping to sort......”

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Nov 01,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'John Stibbard'
Nov 01,2019
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Mari has been of great use in helping to sort out problems at my property from large to small with expediency and friendliness....
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“Booking the appointment was as quick as order......”

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Oct 23,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Neliana'
Oct 23,2019
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Booking the appointment was as quick as ordering an uber to get to the viewing and immediately connected with Gino and told him I wanted this flat and put an offer. I was very lucky as it was the first property I saw and with ...
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“I have had an extremely busy time juggling tr......”

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Oct 23,2019
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Mari
By: 'remi wilson'
Oct 23,2019
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I have had an extremely busy time juggling traveling work and motherhood and Mari has been so helpful in keeping everything at my property in check! When there has been any issue at all , Mari has made sure no stone is left unturned and has ...
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“Had a fantastic experience dealing with Josh ......”

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Oct 10,2019
Minithumbup
Josh
By: 'Anthony Ta'
Oct 10,2019
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Had a fantastic experience dealing with Josh at Hotblack Desiato. He was very helpful, transparent and genuine. Also a lovely guy who really took good care of us....
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“Mari dealt efficiently with serious heating p......”

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Oct 07,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Sylwia'
Oct 07,2019
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Mari dealt efficiently with serious heating problem in our house. Thank you for your help Mari, it’s warm at home again....
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“Fantastic!...”

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Oct 06,2019
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Hannah Gong'
Oct 06,2019
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We had a great experience with Hotblack Desiato and would highly recommend George and the team. We were kept well updated throughout the process and there was good communication between ourselves and the landlord. George was friendly and approachable and always available and responsive whenever ...
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“Generally very prompt and effective service...”

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Sep 30,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Russell Carswell'
Sep 30,2019
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Generally very prompt and effective service. Some requests were dealt with almost immediately, which is very rare in my experience....
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“The Hot Black Highbury team was fantastic. T......”

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Sep 29,2019
Minithumbup
Jake
Hiten
By: 'Damian Wilson'
Sep 29,2019
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The Hot Black Highbury team was fantastic. They priced our flat right (ambitious but not greedy), brought in all the right people (serious and ready to buy) and helped us to find the perfect buyer at asking price in the first week (alongside other good ...
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“We bought a property from Hotblack Desiato. J......”

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Sep 09,2019
Minithumbup
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Hiten
By: 'Rose Palmer'
Sep 09,2019
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We bought a property from Hotblack Desiato. Jake and Hiten were super diligent and professional, couldn’t recommend enough! We will defiantly continue to work with them in the future....
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“Really enjoyed my purchasing experience thro......”

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Aug 31,2019
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Holly'
Aug 31,2019
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Really enjoyed my purchasing experience through Hotblack - the team we’re kind, considerate and very responsive - answering any query I had within hours. I would definitely recommend using them and will use them if I ever sell a property....
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“Mari, Josh, Tom and George have been amazing.......”

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Aug 31,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
Josh
By: 'Tamsyn Coffey'
Aug 31,2019
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Mari, Josh, Tom and George have been amazing. We'd thoroughly recommend their services. A truly personal service every step of the way....
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“We have a good experience with Hot Black desi......”

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Aug 30,2019
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Mari
By: 'Sevinc Bermek'
Aug 30,2019
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We have a good experience with Hot Black desiato especially Mari Metrama is very efficient in replying back to our requests and in solving problems promptly. She is very diligent....
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“George is an outstanding property agent with a professionally and honest demeanor...”

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Aug 11,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Kai Kane Aoki Izu'
Aug 11,2019
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George is an outstanding property agent. This was my first time leasing property outside of the United States and George made the process seamless, professional and expedient. He's the type of person that you absolutely want on your team. His responses are fast, his attitude ...
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“Thank you George for all your help...”

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Aug 09,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Shannon O'Flynn'
Aug 09,2019
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Thank you George for helping us find our dream home! We are so impressed with the level of professionalism, friendliness and attention to detail we have experienced working with George and the Hotblack team. Excellent communication and highly recommended service....
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“A superb service from start to finish...”

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Aug 06,2019
Minithumbup
George
By: 'Mark Jennings'
Aug 06,2019
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Moving property is always a big and usually stressful event, from the viewings to the collection of keys. Hotblack Desiato make the process so much more seamless. This will be the second time I've used them to find a new home and yet again their ...
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“Mari was absolutely amazing in helping us dea......”

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Jul 25,2019
Minithumbup
Mari
By: 'Regine Cheung'
Jul 25,2019
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Mari was absolutely amazing in helping us deal with a leak that occurred in our flat when we were away. She did so much behind the scenes to help us deal with the problem as quickly and effectively as possible and I know that she ...
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“Mark at Hotblack was an enormous help in the ......”

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Jun 25,2019
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Robert Tarrant'
Jun 25,2019
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Mark at Hotblack was an enormous help in the transaction. Honest (both good and bad) and with great communication. There were a few issues with the transaction that were quickly sorted with Mark's help. Highly recommend....
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“Great support from the start...”

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Jun 04,2019
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'EA'
Jun 04,2019
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As a first time buyer, I am very glad that Mark was there to help and support me through all the processes of the sale. He was very kind, patient and efficient, and always helpful. I am very happy to recommend him!...
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“Sensible, sound advice...”

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Apr 18,2019
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Jean L.'
Apr 18,2019
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Mr. Azzopardi showed us about 6 for sale properties, though none came to a successful sale for various reasons; but he came across as genuinely wanting to be helpful, and he has a wealth of knowledge about North London, an area he lived for nearly 3 decades, ...
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“highly recommended...”

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Apr 16,2019
Minithumbup
Alasdair
By: 'Neil and Robert'
Apr 16,2019
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We haven't sold a house for 23 years so we didn't know which agent to choose. In the end we spoke to four agents: Alasdair at Hotblack Desiato immediately 'got' our house. He gave us the best valuation and the lowest fees. The service was fast ...
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Good fee rate, best of all the agents we spoke to.
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Tenant Fees

Overall Fees
£0 (inc. VAT), On Completion

Fees & Payments (as permitted under the Tenant Fees Act 2019)
Holding Deposit - One week’s rent
Security Deposit - 5 weeks rent to £50,000pa or 6 weeks if higher
Change of Tenant/sharer - £50 inc VAT or reasonable costs if higher
Failure to return keys plus cost of changing locks - Full replacement costs
Early Termination - Re-marketing costs (See below)
Variation of Contract - £50 inc VAT (see below)

Last updated on 03/06/2019, 9:50 AM by Lettings Manager

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