• Nick Webber
    Nick Webber
  • Beth Lawrence
    Beth Lawrence
  • Sara Berry
    Sara Berry
  • Andrew Spence
    Andrew Spence
  • Tessa Stanford
    Tessa Stanford
  • Sam Turner
    Sam Turner
  • Dominique Tuffey
    Dominique Tuffey
  • Sue Connery
    Sue Connery
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    Lorna Cox
Our Colchester office covers a large area of North Essex stretching right across to the Suffolk borders. The Sales and Lettings departments deal with all types of properties from starter homes through the entire property spectrum right up to country estates. As part of an extensive branch network which spans across most of Essex and into Greater London, the teams at Colchester regularly receive enquiries not only from local people, but also an additional supply of buyers and tenants register Read full description...ed in other Beresfords branches further south of the county now looking to move further up north. Paul Ashton is the Operations Director who oversees the Sales department at Colchester. He retains over 20 years industry experience and is on hand to provide comprehensive advice to anyone thinking of buying or selling a property in Colchester and the surrounding areas. Tessa Stanford is responsible for the Lettings department and has actually lived in Colchester for more than 30 years so has extensive knowledge of the area. Furthermore, Tessa has been operating within the Lettings industry for over 20 years and is a member of ARLA, the professional body who regulate the Lettings industry. This means she is able to offer reliable and professional advice to both landlords and tenants alike. FREE VALUATIONS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
Beresfords

37 Long Wyre Street Colchester
Essex
CO1 1LJ

Sell: 01206 764444 Lett: 01206 763333


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Properties for rent
Dec 13,2017
Minithumbup
Dominique Tuffey
Tessa Stanford
By: 'Landlord'
Dec 13,2017
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My dealings with the Lettings team at Beresfords have been excellent. Reports are detailed, payments made on time. I have nothing but praise for the team who respond promptly - nothing is too much trouble for them. Would definitely recommend them to any prospective Landlord....
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Good/reasonable
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Sep 20,2017
Minithumbup
Tessa Stanford
By: 'Mel'
Sep 20,2017
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Really friendly and talked us through everything we needed to know. She was happy to answer any questions we had and spoke clearly and made good eye contact....
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By: Bernadette Barcham, Beresfords Lettings Director
Oct 03, 2017
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Dear Mel Thank you for taking the time to post a review in relation to the service you received from our lettings department in Colchester and in particular Tessa our branch manager has worked in the industry for many years and I am sure she will be thrilled with your 5 star rating. ...
Aug 25,2017
Minithumbup
Tessa Stanford
Dominique Tuffey
By: 'Man Garbuja'
Aug 25,2017
0 people found
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To be honest I have nothing to say. Fantastic service! I have been with Beresford since 2013. I always feel very comfort and helpful....
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Comment on agent fees
Reasonable
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Aug 29, 2017
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Many thanks for your recent feedback on All Agents and your 5 star rating of the service we provide. It's great that we have been acting for you since 2013 and I'm pleased that you have found our staff helpful throughout this period. ...
Aug 01,2017
Minithumbup
Dominique Tuffey
Tessa Stanford
By: 'Marc and Danielle'
Aug 01,2017
0 people found
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excellent communication via email, phone and face to face. fantastic knowledge of the property and strive to help with any problems or questions....
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Comment on agent fees
reasonable
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Aug 07, 2017
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Marc & Danielle Many thanks for completing your recent review. I was pleased to read that you were happy with the service provided by our lettings team in Colchester and that you felt that our charges were reasonable. I know the lettings team will appreciate your kind words and 5 star review. ...
Jun 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'CaroP'
Jun 13,2017
0 people found
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We have bought and rented out a flat through Beresfords. In all our deals, they have been professional, helpful and friendly. They have worked hard to find suitable tenants and were very efficient with all documentation. We would certainly use them again....
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Jun 13, 2017
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Thank you for providing your feedback. It's great to hear that you have been happy with our service and are a returning customer. We very much appreciate your business. ...
Jun 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'CaroP'
Jun 13,2017
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We have bought and rented out a flat through Beresfords. In all our deals, they have been professional, helpful and friendly. They have worked hard to find suitable tenants and were very efficient with all documentation. We would certainly use them again....
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By: Steven Bond Managing Director Residential Lettings
Jun 14, 2017
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Thank you for providing us with some feedback. Im pleased that you were happy with the service provided by our staff and that you would use our services again in the future. ...
Jun 01,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Cez'
Jun 01,2017
0 people found
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My experience with Beresfords was brilliant. Very professional staff that dealt with my enquiries quickly and efficiently. They have been very helpful in providing a good communication channel between me and the landlord....
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By: Steven Bond Manging Director
Jun 05, 2017
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Cez Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback and I'm pleased that your experience when dealing with us has been positive. ...
Apr 18,2017
Minithumbdown
By: 'Xp132476'
Apr 18,2017
1 people found
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Beresford's are allowed to treat tenants like dirt and get away with it. Firstly from turning up to a viewing with the wrong keys and having to rearrange the viewing for the following week (having already delayed the original viewing). And having no movement on fees due to the 100 mile round trip that was wasted. Secondly they repeatedly email and ask for same information due to staff being on holiday or leaving the company. Don't know how they process documents or if they have a centralised s...
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Comment on agent fees
Bad - they should provide a better service for the money paid to them.
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By: Steven Bond Manging Director
Jun 05, 2017
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Thank you for providing some feedback and I'm sorry that you apprear to have experienced some issues. Please rest assured that every customer is equally important to us be they a landlord or tenant. If you would like to contact me via email sb@beresfords.co.uk and I will investigate your conerns persoanlly in more detail. ...
Jul 18,2016
Minithumbdown
By: 'Tim'
Jul 18,2016
3 people found
this helpful
Everything went well until the day of exchange. That day was horrendous. I fully accept that this was the fault of my solicitor, but Beresfords added considerably to this by phoning repeatedly telling me to vacate the premises; that the vendor wanted access, which was untrue; that we were in breach of contract. Essentially the smiling face of Beresfords was replaced by a greedy snarl. By the way be very clear about exactly what you are agreeing to pay....
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What agent could do to change your mind?
Fees are reasonable, but you are agreeing to pay their costs should you withdraw from the sale.
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Comment on agent fees
Fees are reasonable, but you are agreeing to pay their costs should you withdraw from the sale.
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Jun 16,2015
Minithumbup
Sarah Knight
By: 'Simon Howell'
Jun 16,2015
1 people found
this helpful
After a very troubled sale and a couple of false starts, not the fault of Beresfords, this office and the entire team in it were excellent and are an example to the estate agents field!!...
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Areas covered
  • CO4 5
  • CO1 1
  • CO4 9
  • CO1 2
  • CO6 2
  • CO2 0
  • CO6 3
  • CO2 7
  • CO6 4
  • CO2 9
  • CO7 9
  • CO3 0
  • CO2 8
  • CO3 3
  • CO3 4
  • CO4 0
  • CO4 3
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Valuation and Fee Performance
88% customers were satisfied with fees 78% accuracy of agent's valuations
Price range of properties reviewed
Sales
  • Min: £205,000
  • Max: £205,000

Letting
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Nick Webber Nick Webber
Manager
1 reviews

About Nick The Branch Manager, Nick Webber has 19 years' experience, and together with his team has developed an excellent reputation for customer service. Nick joined the company as a manager in 2013 and now is View full profile
Beth Lawrence Beth Lawrence
Sales Senior Negotiator
0 reviews

About Beth Beth loves working in the property industry and thrives on the challenges that come with the job and particularly enjoys meeting new people and building relationships with existing clients. With Beth View full profile
Sara Berry Sara Berry
Sales Secretary
0 reviews

About Sara Sara keeps the office in check and knows the area extremely well having lived in Colchester for 50 years. She enjoys the support given by her colleagues and building relationships with clients on the View full profile
Andrew Spence Andrew Spence
Assistant Manager - Residential Lettings
1 reviews

About Andrew Andy joined Beresfords back in 2010 and now fulfils an important role as Assistant Manager. He is fully ARLA qualified so can provide clients with professional and reliable advice on all aspects of L View full profile
Tessa Stanford Tessa Stanford
Manager - Residential Lettings
4 reviews

About Tessa Tessa has lived in the Colchester area for 30 years and has been working in Residential Lettings since 1998. Therefore, she is perfectly placed to offer sound and professional advice to landlords, te View full profile
Sam Turner Sam Turner
Lettings Negotiator
0 reviews

About Sam Sam has recently started out in his career with Beresfords and his main responsibility is to effectively match prospective tenants to suitable properties for rent. He is well liked by all landlords a View full profile
Dominique Tuffey Dominique Tuffey
Lettings Negotiator
3 reviews

About Dominique Dominique is an integral part of the Lettings Team at Colchester responsible for progressing all newly agreed lets through to successful completion. She has strong desire to progress her career within View full profile
Sue Connery Sue Connery
Inventory Clerk - Residential Lettings
0 reviews

About Sue There is very little that Sue does not know about Colchester, having lived in the area for more than 50 years. She retains unrivalled knowledge of the local area and currently prepares condition repo View full profile
Lorna Cox Lorna Cox
Assistant Manager
0 reviews

About Lorna No description set View full profile

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