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Property management and lettings firm. Long history in Chorlton. Operates throughout South Manchester. High street office in prominent position. Run by director and experienced office manager plus staff. Competitive fees and many satisfied repeat customers.

424 Barlow Moor Road Chorlton
Chorlton,Manchester
Greater Manchester
M21 8AD
0161 881 3028

 
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Jan 25,2016
Minithumbup
Jacob Hughes
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Jan 25,2016
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Jacob has been fantastic and went out of his way to accommodate our every need. The flat we chose was properly cleaned before we moved in. We didn't really have issues during our stay, but when we did (needed the washing machine fixed for instance) the agency was fast to take care of us. Would definitely recommend it....
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Oct 17,2015
Minithumbdown
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Oct 17,2015
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I am moving from Sheffield to Manchester so travelling 40+ miles for viewings. I arranged to view a property and the day before the viewing was cancelled. I then rang up and rearranged the viewing. When I arrived for the viewing no one showed up so I rang the agency who told me there had been a mistake and I had been told the wrong day. I finally got to view the flat and despite being told I was the first of 22 people to view it and the first to apply and they came back to me the next day saying...
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Oct 17, 2015
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We understand that finding a home can be frustrating particularly if you are travelling a distance, I am sorry if there was some unnecessary inconvenience caused by us. Flats in Chorlton often receive a lot of interest. We try to keep viewing times relatively close together to give people the chance to apply. You are correct, we did have other viewings that day, we received 4 applications from these viewings, not 21. I am sorry we were not able to accept yours. It would not suit anyone's in ...
Jan 10,2014
Minithumbup
Jake Hughes
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Jan 10,2014
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I thought that the flat agency were very approachable and friendly people. I felt comfortable with asking them questions regarding the flat and other aspects of the property. One area in which they need to look into is the response rate in which they send out somebody to look at fixtures and maintenance. I understand that they are a small agency however it did take a while for somebody to come and see to the issues. Apart from this i would highly rate the agency, especially Jake, he is lovely. H...
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Oct 10,2013
Minithumbup
Carly
Jacob Hughes
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Oct 10,2013
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Cannot recommend South Manchester Flat Agency highly enough they were extremely helpful and friendly the whole time we were dealing with them and we had hoped to stay with them when we moved somewhere bigger but they didn\'t have anywhere suitable for us. Whenever there was a problem they were quick to sort it without any hassle and Mike was usually round the same day and always did his best to get the job done quickly. They provide a fantastic service and we are very grateful for the help they ...
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Oct 02,2013
Minithumbup
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Oct 02,2013
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Staff was very friendly and helpful. We received keys on the date we requested. In addition, it was very easy to move out and no problem with deposit! Would recommend to anyone :)...
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Sep 30,2013
Minithumbup
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Sep 30,2013
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I have been using South Manchester Flat Agency for the past four years and they have always provided an excellent service. I am confident that when I need to find a tenant for my property that I can leave it in their hands. I would recommend them service to any perspective landlord...
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Aug 30,2013
Minithumbup
Jacob Hughes
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Aug 30,2013
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Great service from the team in Chorlton. We\'ve been renting a property through them for over 5 years and have been really pleased with their service - both in finding tenants and in managing day-to-day issues....
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Aug 16,2013
Minithumbup
Mike
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Aug 16,2013
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Brilliant service from South Manchester Flats. Very easy to contact, and always friendly. We didn\'t have any problems signing up, and the agency fee\'s were lower than what we have paid to other estate agents. Mike the maintenance man is brilliant and always shows up really quickly if you have any problems. Overall a thoroughly enjoyable experience, made our lives very easy, which is very unusual for an estate agents these days, I find. BRILL!...
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Jul 25,2013
Minithumbup
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Jul 25,2013
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South Manchester Flat Agency are the best estate agents I have ever dealt with. Always on the ball, always happy to help, and would recommend them to anyone looking to rent a property....
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Jul 24,2013
Minithumbdown
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Jul 24,2013
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I rented through South Manchester Flat Agency for 2 years & I must say I have mixed views about them. POSITIVES: * Decent fees, not excessive compared to others. * Responded promptly whenever we had an issue with the flat e.g. water leaks * They didn\'t keep any of our deposit, although we did improve the flat whilst there. NEGATIVES: * They didn\'t inform us that the Landlady held private parties for her business which was located at the front of the property in the garden of the pr...
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By: asithappened
Jan 14, 2014
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The turnover of tenants in the property is very high, I would believe this is for a good reason. I spoke to all of the tenants in the property and none of them stated that they liked it! Additionally I already stated that redecorating was not an issue but your terribly slow request for this was and we had to chase you about this. Having a landlord who allows for your front door to be left open and has huge parties in your shared garden is not a benefit. I'm sure people would not expect this if t ...
Jul 24,2013
Minithumbup
Jake Hughes
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Jul 24,2013
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A very friendly and professional team. Clear and quick communication. Ensured problems were addressed as soon as possible. Would recommend to others....
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Jul 01,2013
Minithumbup
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Jul 01,2013
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South Manchester Flats were very helpful throughout our tenancy, responded promptly to all enquiries and issues, and all staff were very friendly....
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Jun 14,2013
Minithumbup
Carly
Jake Hughes
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Jun 14,2013
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Friendly and responsive whenever we had cause to deal with them. Work requested (e.g. sticking back door, bath sealant needing redoing) was actioned quickly. Respected our privacy and arranged work visits around our shift patterns and sleeping....
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Jun 04,2013
Minithumbup
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Jun 04,2013
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The property was in immaculate condition when I moved in and has been continually maintained and improved throughtout my tenancy. Both staff members I came into contact with were friendly and responded to any issues with immediacy and care. I was sad to leave the property and aould recommend the agency to anyone....
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May 21,2013
Minithumbup
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May 21,2013
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All staff at SMFA were very helpful and responded positively to any requests. When they did flat inspections they always gave plenty of notice and accommodated my needs. The property was kept in good condition and any repairs done swiftly and to a high standard. I would highly recommend the South Manchester Flat Agency for any prospective tenant or landlord and I will certainly consider them in the future if I am in that position again....
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May 15,2013
Minithumbup
Jake Hughes
Carly
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May 15,2013
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I\'ve been with this agency for nearly a year and it\'s sad I couldn\'t stay with them any longer. Excellent communication with agency\'s staff members, all enquiries were dealt with quickly, effectively and in a good manner. I would definitely reccommend South Manchester Flat Agency as a trustworthy and professional agency....
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May 13,2013
Minithumbup
Carly
Jake Hughes
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May 13,2013
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For the last 12 years we have used South Manchester Flat agency to find us suitable tenants for our 7 flats and are extremely happy with their professional service in all aspects. For some time now we have dealt with Carly and Jake, both of whom are a delight to deal with. Nothing is too much trouble and the feedback we have had from our tenants is very positive from their point of view also....
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May 11,2013
Minithumbup
Jake Hughes
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May 11,2013
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Following a lengthy period of renting from this agency (4 years) I can honestly say I have never dealt with a more efficient and helpful landlord. Any problems that myself and my house mates have ever encountered during renting have been quickly fixed. I would always recommend this agency to anyone looking for a flat or house within South Manchester....
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May 11,2013
Minithumbup
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May 11,2013
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An excellent company to deal with. The few problems we ever had were dealt with promptly and without fuss. Would absolutely use them again....
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May 08,2013
Minithumbup
Jake Hughes
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May 08,2013
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As an international student in Manchester, with 6 years of experience in dealing with state agencies around the city, I have to say that renting a house with South Manchester Flat Agency has been a personal relief. Before that, Iยดve experience (and heard ) many horrible experiences of people dealing with state agencies. Therefore, I know that not choosing the right one can turn your time in Manchester into a real nightmare. However, from the very first day, staff at South Manchester Flat Agency...
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May 08,2013
Minithumbup
Carly
Jake Hughes
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May 08,2013
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It was an absolute pleasure to deal with both Carly and Jake while living in this property. Any problems I had were quickly dealt with and it was a very personal and friendly Service - which I fully apprieciated. I really hope I get chance to use them again in the future and would go out of my way to find a house on thier books to do so - as the service was brilliant. Thanks guys!...
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May 07,2013
Minithumbup
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May 07,2013
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We have been in the same property for two years now and am unable to find any grievances with the service provided by the agent. Any problems that have occured with the property have been rectified quickly, for example; the boiler stopped working and a plumber was arranged to fix the problem the same afternoon. We have always found the agent very easy to contact, almost always answering the phone, however if a message was left it was replied to within a couple of hours. Overall we have been v...
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Oct 24,2012
Minithumbdown
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Oct 24,2012
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The letting agents will go out of their way to do nothing. he regularly ignores phone calls and emails alerting to problems and on the one occasion he has visited the house he couldn\'t get away sooner (presumably because if he\'d stuck around he might have had us bring up the numerous problems with the house). when we arrived on day 1 the house was genuinely filthy with mould throughout the house and dirt all over the floors. the kitchen had fittings that... didn\'t fit. one of the doors did...
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What agent could do to change your mind?
if he would even have the decency to respond and check in with us at any point since we moved in he would be ok. as it is 2/10
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Apr 05, 2013
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5 bedroom student house, 2 cleaners worked most of the day on your move in despite us telling you (and displaying in highlighted wording in your tenancy agreement) that if you took keys during the early part of the "half rent" period this cleaning may not be possible. In fact your group insisted on moving in only a few hours after the previous tenants left. You then turned up weeks after your friends had moved in and complained the house was dirty. (Your friends arrived while cleaners ...
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