Beals Independent Sales and Letting Agents
Southsea Portsmouth, Portsmouth, PO5
2.2/5, 20 reviews
35% recommended
50% sales valuation accuracy
0% sales fee satisfaction

Opening Hours
Address

Beals Independent Sales and Letting Agents
11 Clarendon Road
Southsea,Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO5 2ED
023 9271 5715, 023 9271 7273

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 50% 0% £160,000 £160,000
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
1 1 3 10 0 1 1 0 2 1
Areas covered
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Members of
NAEA ARLA TPOS Sales
Latest Properties

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“AVOIDNot only took ridiculous amount of mone......”

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Sep 10,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Maja Olczak'
Sep 10,2019
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AVOID Not only took ridiculous amount of money, but couldn't be asked to do anything around the building, even after several complaints. We needed front door fixing, shower fixing, leaking sink fixing etc. Many phone calls and visits in the branch only resulted in redirecting ...
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“NOT FOR STUDENTS, Bad anyway though...”

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May 22,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'Nick'
May 22,2018
4 people found
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If you're a student there "hidden" fees that they don't mention until the very end are expensive, but hiding these shows a lot about the organisation. You always want a truthful agency! - Staff is not friendly - They try to deceive students - Hidden ...
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Comment on agent fees
Bad (expensive) but they will tell you the fees are a fraction of what they will actually be!
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“WORST AGENCY IN UK!!!...”

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May 22,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'James.B'
May 22,2018
4 people found
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**0 stars** (I would go lower if I could) Cons: - Terrible staff (Rude) - No integrity (happy top lie) - Hidden fees (Lots of them too!) - Unprofessional - Only interested in making money no care for customers Pros: + They teach you a lesson, ALWAYS ...
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TERRIBLE, borderline Fraudulent
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“TERRIBLE and theiving...”

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May 17,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'PortsmouthStudent'
May 17,2018
4 people found
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I have never experienced such unprofessionalism for an agency, If you are a student I Recommend you go elsewhere as they are interested in taking advantage of students. I don't see how they have positive reviews on this site (must be fake) ----HAVE A LOOK ...
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BAD
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“They lied constantly. Said they sold house for cash, as ......”

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Nov 08,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'Been had.'
Nov 08,2017
3 people found
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They lied constantly. Said they sold house for cash, as requested. A lie. This was June 2016. I was still waiting in Oct. because of this I got in debt, mortgage,taken to court over council tax, plus other bills. Also OHaras Solicitors seem to be ...
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Very bad
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“My experience has been terrible not only in this branch ......”

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Sep 04,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Upsetlady'
Sep 04,2017
4 people found
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My experience has been terrible not only in this branch but with the team in the Whitley office. Being spoken to as if I have done something wrong when all I ever do is pay my rent and live. They are constantly trying to charge ...
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Very very bad
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“Worst service ever being a student the entire house was ......”

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Apr 17,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'Lhiam Dunne'
Apr 17,2017
4 people found
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Worst service ever being a student the entire house was a mess when we moved in . Garden was trash fridges were smashed locks in doors missing. Rooms were in a mediocre state. Missing utilities that were promised. Breach of contract by the means of (I ...
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Bad bad bad bad
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“The most unprofesional agency in Southsea/Portsmouth. I will never ......”

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Nov 23,2016
Minithumbdown
By: 'Ann'
Nov 23,2016
6 people found
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The most unprofesional agency in Southsea/Portsmouth. I will never recomand this agency. They didn't do anything during the contract, but at the check out the taken the rent , another 400£ because we moved a month earlier ,they knew that we are going to move but ...
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Comment on agent fees
they will try to charge you even for the air!
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“I had been renting through Beals (Southsea) for nearly 2 1/2 years, ......”

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Jan 22,2016
Minithumbup
By: 'Maria'
Jan 22,2016
0 people found
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I had been renting through Beals (Southsea) for nearly 2 1/2 years, and overall the whole team in Southsea are brilliant.. I couldn't fault anyone of them. The team at their head office are all so helpful too.. Just an all round great Eastate agents.. *****highly recommended ...
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Reasonable
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“The viewings were all,organised for the same day and ......”

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Aug 27,2015
Minithumbup
By: 'G M Hurstfield'
Aug 27,2015
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The viewings were all,organised for the same day and were escorted, this made things efficient. We turned up ' on spec' for a second viewing of one property on a Sunday and the member of staff on the office and Jamie went out of ...
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“Mid way through my tenancy we had a gas problem ......”

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Jul 31,2014
Minithumbdown
By: 'george123456'
Jul 31,2014
4 people found
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Mid way through my tenancy we had a gas problem where the oven was occasionally leaking gas and the ignition would stop part way through cooking. Beal's remained unconcerned and took almost a month to resolve this problem. We have finally departed the property (thank ...
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What agent could do to change your mind?
The agent could have responded a lot quicker to our gas problems and should not take advantage when deducting from tenant's deposits
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Agent expects ridiculous fees upfront for themselves when really they do not do anything and leave you to go through the landlord directly
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“I rented a student property with Beals with 2 friends from ......”

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Feb 25,2014
Minithumbdown
By: 'unhappycustomer'
Feb 25,2014
3 people found
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I rented a student property with Beals with 2 friends from September 2013 and I was appalled at the service we got. Upon moving in, we discovered the house had not been cleaned since the previous tenants had moved out. The bathroom and living room in particular ...
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“I found the service excellent in terms of communcation and ......”

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Jul 08,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'Steve'
Jul 08,2013
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I found the service excellent in terms of communcation and efficiency. I was impressed with the overall level of courtesy and professionalism shown in my dealings with staff at Beals and would highly recommend Beals to others. This was not an easy purchasing process and ...
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“I have been working with Beals a lot recently, looking ......”

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Apr 05,2013
Minithumbup
By: 'L Curtis'
Apr 05,2013
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I have been working with Beals a lot recently, looking for a property to renovate. They have always been helpful in contacting me regarding perspective properties and what is most unusual is that they will ALWAYS ring you back ... even if they are probably fed ...
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“The initial service from this branch was good and quick, ......”

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Feb 05,2013
Minithumbdown
By: 'sulky_southsea'
Feb 05,2013
2 people found
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The initial service from this branch was good and quick, they were able to arange a viewing at a good time and the agent arrived nearly on time to show me around. There were the usual delays in referencing and getting contracts drawn up- nothing ...
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What agent could do to change your mind?
not have anything to do with spark energy!
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“Kasey Paffett, Micheal Hamlyn and Karen Drinkwater were very professional ......”

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Nov 12,2012
Minithumbup
By: 'Beals Southsea'
Nov 12,2012
0 people found
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Kasey Paffett, Micheal Hamlyn and Karen Drinkwater were very professional and helpful. They communicated well to any queries and issues. However some of the other staff are not always as professional. If all the staff were as professional I am sure that Beals would be ...
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“I rented through the Southsea Office in February 2011. I found ......”

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May 11,2011
Minithumbup
By: 'Tommy'
May 11,2011
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I rented through the Southsea Office in February 2011. I found the staff very helpful, returned all calls, and emails. I am in my new house for life (hopefully) but if I did rent again it would definitely be through Beals....
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“My best advice is to run in the opposite direction. ......”

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Apr 02,2011
Minithumbdown
By: 'Susan'
Apr 02,2011
4 people found
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My best advice is to run in the opposite direction. They rented my fully furnished house out unfurnished by mistake and the tenants disposed of almost everything. I don't even own a teacup now. Beals didn't even apologise!...
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“Staff are rude, unhelpful, never return calls, and are only ......”

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Jan 31,2011
Minithumbdown
By: '192'
Jan 31,2011
4 people found
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Staff are rude, unhelpful, never return calls, and are only interested in you when they are getting your money. We pay a maintenance fee but have had a broken boiler for 3 months now. In addition, the plumber often does not show up when I've been ...
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“Beals employees at the Southsea branch are rude, inconsiderate, money ......”

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Nov 01,2010
Minithumbdown
By: 'NeveruseBeals'
Nov 01,2010
4 people found
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Beals employees at the Southsea branch are rude, inconsiderate, money hungry...I have run out of negative adjectives to describe them! However, I must thank them (or rather God!) for ensuring that their incompetence resulted in me purchasing with another relatively better estate agent. To ...
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