Beals Independent Sales and Letting Agents
Southampton, SO18
4.1/5, 35 reviews
74% recommended
100% sales valuation accuracy
100% sales fee satisfaction
Our Bitterne branch is placed prominently within the Bitterne precinct. The office is dedicated to providing excellent customer service to the local residents and can help in all aspects of buying, selling and letting. Our team are always on hand to offer the best possible advice to our clients. The ... show more Our Bitterne branch is placed prominently within the Bitterne precinct. The office is dedicated to providing excellent customer service to the local residents and can help in all aspects of buying, selling and letting. Our team are always on hand to offer the best possible advice to our clients.

The Bitterne branch has also been selected by ‘Relocation Agent Network’ to help their clients move in and out of the area based on quality of service, local knowledge and professionalism. We are also very active in the community and recently sponsored an event for Bitterne C Of E Primary School, Sholing Middle School and Bitterne Church jigsaw puzzle festival.

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Address

Beals Independent Sales and Letting Agents
361 Bitterne Road
Southampton
Hampshire
SO18 5RR
023 8043 9885

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 100% 100% £40,000 £275,000
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
6 2 0 3 14 0 4 1 2 3
Areas covered
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Members of
NAEA ARLA TPOS Sales DPS TDS Relocation Agent Network Move With Us
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“The most unprofessional lettings agents on th......”

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Aug 20,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'CONTRACT SCAMMERS'
Aug 20,2019
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The most unprofessional lettings agents on the market. Performance wise they are not interested in looking after their business. Only chasing New business. Hopeless shambles, especially inventory/inspection which is based at their head office in Whitely. Their top management think rudeness is more appropriate ...
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“Excellent service from start to finish...”

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Jul 24,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Damian'
Jul 24,2019
1 people found
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Excellent service from the team from start to finish me and my wife couldn't be happier with our new home and Beals made the move easy and stress free! Thanks especially to Alan who took care of us exceptionally. Highly recommended....
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“Professional and proficient...”

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Jun 04,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Jack'
Jun 04,2019
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Real attention to detail, was constantly foreseeing issues before they arrived and planned for them accordingly. Was fantastic with dealing with problems that had nothing to do with our sale but were lower down in the chain. A real people's person and real professional....
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Really fair best on the market
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“House sale...”

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Feb 23,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'J Wardle'
Feb 23,2019
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Excellent service from Alan and his team. Smooth process from start to finish. Clear guidance given. Would definitely recommend and be happy to use again....
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“Great so far......”

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Feb 20,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Matty R'
Feb 20,2019
1 people found
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After having our house on the market with another agent for several months Alan approached us & offered to advertise for us. The advert looks so much better & we are now getting a lot of viewings. In the meantime Jade has showed us two properties we ...
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The fees were slightly higher than our other agent but we can see why already!
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“Success !!!...”

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Feb 20,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Ian Williams'
Feb 20,2019
1 people found
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Thank you Alan for your professionalism in gaining a successful sale of our family home. An honest appraisal from the outset was much appreciated....
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Fair
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“Excellent experience all round...”

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Dec 10,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Alex'
Dec 10,2018
1 people found
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Alan & Andrew at Beals helped us find a property over a period of many months, the buying process was made simply & relatively hassle-free & we would highly recommend them both!...
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We did not pay as we were buying, the only thing we paid for through Beals were their solicitors who were reasonably priced & also very good.
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“Helpful, prompt and courteous...”

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Sep 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Family relocating from East Sussex'
Sep 18,2018
1 people found
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Very pleased with the service we received as purchasers. Alison was very helpful throughout the buying process. Alan was prompt and courteous in conducting initial negotiations between ourselves and the vendors and we appreciated his patience when our own sale took longer than expected, partly ...
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“Excellent service...”

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Sep 14,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Chris'
Sep 14,2018
1 people found
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Have to say that our experience with Beals was excellent. Their expertise and understanding was amazing and managed to seek the house for more than we thought and in a quicker time scale, and dealt with problems on the way with great professionalism....
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As agreed and expected
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“Excellent...”

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Sep 12,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Happy'
Sep 12,2018
1 people found
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My first impression of Beals was NOT a good one. UNTIL Alan Woodhouse took over. I would definitely use Beals again if Alan is there. I think that statement says it all....
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Good
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“Excellent service & communication...”

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Jun 29,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Kimmy'
Jun 29,2018
1 people found
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Their marketing was modern & professional, they sold our home within the first few weeks at the price we had discussed & we were kept informed of progress by Alan throughout....
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We were offered an "online" fee of only £795 plus VAT which is a great alternative to Purple Bricks but decided this was not for us. The fee we paid was about the same as quoted by most other agents
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“Sale & purchase...”

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May 30,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Tessa'
May 30,2018
1 people found
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Alan and the team at Beales, Bitterne have been, at all times, helpful and supportive through the sale of my house and purchase of my new home. Alan kept me updated throughout the process and has provided a professional service which I would not hesitate ...
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Fair price for a great service. I wanted from the outset to use a local agent with an established office.
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“The whole process from our first meeting with Mr Woodhouse ......”

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Feb 16,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Wayne T'
Feb 16,2018
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The whole process from our first meeting with Mr Woodhouse was very impressive. He advised us of the best way to market the bungalow and he was spot on with his valuation, and the process he advised. The actual sale of the property was handled ...
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Comment on agent fees
Very fair for what they did in relation to this sale.
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“Fantsatic members of staff always ready to go the extra ......”

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Jul 28,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Dan Frogley'
Jul 28,2017
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Fantsatic members of staff always ready to go the extra mile and always keep eveyone informed. Very helpful and professional and very professional...
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Comment on agent fees
Fees are competative
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“Oliver has successfully found a tenant for my property on 3 ......”

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Jul 28,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Jackson'
Jul 28,2017
1 people found
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Oliver has successfully found a tenant for my property on 3 occasions. Ensuring the property was never left vacant. Best advice was taking out the Gold package and having Beals, Oliver fully manage the property for me. A completely stress free process. Would recommend to any ...
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Good
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“I am a landlord with several properties and have always ......”

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Jul 28,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Elaine'
Jul 28,2017
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I am a landlord with several properties and have always only used Beals to manage them for me. Dan is superb and so are the rest of the staff. They sort out any problems that come in from my tenants and take all the hassle ...
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The agent fees are also good.
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“Unfortunate experience,*. Rude and very unprofessional, tried telling me that ......”

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Mar 23,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'Disgruntaled'
Mar 23,2017
6 people found
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Unfortunate experience,*. Rude and very unprofessional, tried telling me that our offer would be taken more seriously if we used their conveyancey service. (strike 1 this is illegal, trying to force customers to use their service) then after I refused as well as stating our offer ...
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“Beaks are good if your buying a property but if ......”

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Dec 22,2016
Minithumbdown
By: 'Shaun'
Dec 22,2016
4 people found
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Beaks are good if your buying a property but if your renting they are shocking. No one seems to want to help you out. I have had a leak in my roof for over 7 weeks now my items have been damaged the place stinks of ...
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“I wanted to write to you to let you know ......”

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Aug 17,2016
Minithumbdown
By: 'Vashti Harper'
Aug 17,2016
1 people found
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I wanted to write to you to let you know what a wonderful experience dealing with your team has been. In particular Josh has been a real pleasure to deal with....
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“Purchased my flat through Beal's and used their letting department ......”

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Apr 06,2016
Minithumbup
By: 'Connolly'
Apr 06,2016
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Purchased my flat through Beal's and used their letting department to source me a tenant and manage the property. Found me a tenant very quickly and have had no issues. Dan and Oliver kept me updated from start to finish, great customer service. Have recommended ...
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I had spoken with a number of agencies and felt the fees were very reasonable. Cheaper then other agents locally
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“My partner and I were first time buyers and obviously ......”

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Dec 09,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Katie'
Dec 09,2014
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My partner and I were first time buyers and obviously had an idea in our heads as to what type of property we wanted to buy & in what location, from the moment we contacted Beals and spoke with Barry we knew we were dealing with ...
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“Excellent communication, advice and help over the last 6 months. You ......”

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Jun 13,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Daniel Larcombe'
Jun 13,2014
1 people found
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Excellent communication, advice and help over the last 6 months. You were certainly the most efficient estate agent I have dealt with. Friendly and always effective in every manner that I dealt with them in....
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“Costa found a prospective buyer for my property very quickly. ......”

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Jun 07,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Eileen Brinton'
Jun 07,2014
1 people found
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Costa found a prospective buyer for my property very quickly. As I live in Spain he liased with my letting agent and my tenant and kept me constantly informed as to progress, finally helping exchange of contracts to proceed smoothly and rapidly....
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“Very good service. Good communication. Polite and considerate. Had my ......”

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Feb 17,2014
Minithumbup
By: 'Mohammad Abdul Rahim'
Feb 17,2014
1 people found
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Very good service. Good communication. Polite and considerate. Had my interests at heart. Would definitely use again. Costa and Barry in particular were very good in dealing with my affairs....
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“We sold our property through Beals in Bitterne Southampton. The ......”

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Dec 20,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'G & N Lonnon'
Dec 20,2013
1 people found
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We sold our property through Beals in Bitterne Southampton. The majority of our contact was with Costa and Barry. The review and pricing of our property was accurate and not unrealistic. Beals made sure that the property was sent out on mailing lists and always ...
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“Had two viewings on the property and each time George ......”

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Nov 19,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Marc'
Nov 19,2013
1 people found
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Had two viewings on the property and each time George was professional and courteuos. Fantastic service and we felt like a valued customer. The viewing wasn't rushed and we are now looking forward to moving into our new home. The service care after the viewings ...
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“Very professional firm, yet still maintain a friendly disposition. Costa ......”

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Jun 27,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Nick'
Jun 27,2013
2 people found
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Very professional firm, yet still maintain a friendly disposition. Costa in particular went more than "the extra mile" in arranging viewings, following up, providing feedback and ensuring the final sale went thru to completion. Also did much of the solictors work for them. Many thanks ...
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“I would like to express my complete satisfaction with the ......”

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Jun 11,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Clive Irving'
Jun 11,2013
2 people found
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I would like to express my complete satisfaction with the service that Beales provided in my recent search for properties to purchase. The range of properties that were presented to me were as per my request and were realistic options. Whilst I ultimately ended up ...
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“The contract sold to me was discounted in price from ......”

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May 30,2013
Minithumbdown
By: 'chris judd'
May 30,2013
2 people found
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The contract sold to me was discounted in price from the one I wanted, never told that after I fulfilled my 12 month contract that I would have to pay 6 week get out payment! Never given a copy of the contract that was not sighed by ...
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What agent could do to change your mind?
Not lied to me at the start. Speak to me in person rather than hide behind emails.
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“We rented our property out through Beals in Bitterne and ......”

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Nov 08,2012
Minithumbup
By: 'sara connolly'
Nov 08,2012
2 people found
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We rented our property out through Beals in Bitterne and were more than happy with their service . We had previously marketed our property through another agent and had no feedback and only 2 viewings in 4 weeks .. Beals then took it on and rented it out within 5 ...
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