Martin & Co
Bath, BA1
1.8/5, 5 reviews
20% recommended
67% sales valuation accuracy
0% sales fee satisfaction
0% lettings valuation accuracy
0% lettings fee satisfaction

“I contacted Martin&co in Bath to make an offe......”

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Mar 24,2021
Minithumbdown
By: 'J Meloni'
Mar 24,2021
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I contacted Martin&co in Bath to make an offer on a property, matching the asked amount. After prompting a few times the person I had contacted, I offered the asking price, and she informed me in writing that the landlord had accepted the offer and proceeded to send me the paperwork with the agreed tenancy length. I filled in the relevant paperwork and sent it off, satisfied that I had secured the property. The property however remained in their active listings, I just thought they had forgotten to take it down. I then received an email the following day telling me that the landlord had accepted another offer. No explanation or apology. I emailed back explaining my disappointment, as I was under the impression that I had secured the property, and never received a reply or explanation. I was however added to their distribution emails advertising other properties, without my consent, and asked to get removed from that. I can only assume they received a higher offer and sent it on, which should not have happened once my offer had been accepted in writing.
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Martin & Co
1 Cleveland Terrace
Bath
Somerset
BA1 5DF
01225 429999

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 67% 0% £0 £0
Lettings 0% 0% £635 £1,000
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From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
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  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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“AVOID THIS INCOMPETENT AGENCY...”

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Mar 31,2021
Minithumbdown
By: 'Current'
Mar 31,2021
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We rent a property through Martin and Co that is owned by *.* is a persistently dithering, miserly **who refuses to update a 50 year old electrical system despite repeated and ongoing electrical issues that affected several appliances and despite the recommendations of the electrical safety report, *** ...
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“I contacted Martin&co in Bath to make an offe......”

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Mar 24,2021
Minithumbdown
By: 'J Meloni'
Mar 24,2021
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I contacted Martin&co in Bath to make an offer on a property, matching the asked amount. After prompting a few times the person I had contacted, I offered the asking price, and she informed me in writing that the landlord had accepted the offer ...
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“Poor quality agency...”

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Oct 03,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'PMC'
Oct 03,2018
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I would not recommend using this agency. They had a poor communication with me and had clearly took side for the landlord at the end of the tenancy. For example, they didn't provide the 24h notice before a visit and just walked in without knocking ...
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By: Brian Phillips
Oct 05, 2018
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I need more information on which tenancy this relates to before I can fully respond. ...

“I rented a flat for almost three years and a ......”

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Feb 15,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Fan'
Feb 15,2017
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I rented a flat for almost three years and a half with Martin & Co Bath. It's my only experience renting in the UK, I'm a student. Regarding my first two years, it did take a while (sometimes more than 6 months!) to get some things repaired. ...
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I don't know how it usually works, but I paid £255 agency fees.
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“Same story as usual - a student letting, so they ......”

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Jul 29,2014
Minithumbdown
By: 'Terrible'
Jul 29,2014
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Same story as usual - a student letting, so they saw us coming and decided to rip us off. Check-in was a cursory quick thing not noting the many damages, uncleaned state of property etc. Submitted our own check-in - M&Co accepted this but ...
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Paid them for nothing. On top of agency fees are them taking majority of deposit unfairly.
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