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Castles Estate Agents (London)

44 Lower Clapton Road Hackney, London
Greater London
E5 0RN

020 8985 0106
Jun 22,2017
Minithumbup
David Sipple
Max Whatley
By: 'Sarah, Evering Rd'
Jun 22,2017
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Castles were professional and a pleasure to deal with throughout the whole process of selling our home with them. David was proactive and did his upmost to make sure everything stayed on track and that everyone was informed and happy at all stages which was crucial to keeping the sale together. Compared to all previous purchases/ sales I would highly recommend Castles....
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Good.
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May 17,2017
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'Rosie'
May 17,2017
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David was extremely helpful and helped us sell our house very quickly, He was always on hand with advice and support. I'd definitely recommend him and Castles to friends looking to buy or sell....
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May 12,2017
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'B Archibald'
May 12,2017
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This is the second time I have used Castles in Hackney and the reason I returned is because of the excellent service David and the team provide to their clients. I really can't fault their service. Selling a property can very stressful at times and what you need is an agency with a calm and professional approach and that's what I received from Castles. Thanks again for all your help David....
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Fees were negotiable and reasonable.
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May 04,2017
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Ben Anderson'
May 04,2017
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Know the market. Communicative, responsive, friendly and down to earth. Did a great job of selling our place. Would definitely use again....
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Good. We went for a ratchet option which suited us.
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Mar 10,2017
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'Henry Simons'
Mar 10,2017
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Just completed through Castles and must say after dealing with numerous other agencies in the area they we're a breath of fresh air! They only offered me properties that actually matched my requirements and I really did feel like I established a good relationship with everyone in branch. Will definitely use again when it comes to selling in the future. Thanks again and all the best, Henry....
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Good.
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Jan 24,2017
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Denis_Denis'
Jan 24,2017
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Our main contacts were Max and David. Viewings were carried out in a very professional manner, and they worked nicely around our schedule (baby naps etc). Good comms with both us and the solicitor, and generally nice guys to deal with. We achieved around 94% of original listing price, which isn't amazing but given the post-brexit slowing of the market we're happy....
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variable fee meant they came out slightly cheaper than the other highest rated Hackney agents.
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Jan 06,2017
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'Jenny'
Jan 06,2017
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David was extremely helpful at all times, as were other members of staff. He was always on the ball and ahead of the game and I felt he did everything he could to bring about a quick sale. He helped throughout the whole selling process which took the stress out of what can often be a trying time - especially as I am not local to the area....
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Fixed fee.
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Dec 19,2016
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'Sarah Paker'
Dec 19,2016
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Without David Sipple's professionalism and tenacity i do not think we would have found our ideal house. He got to know us and our needs and stayed in constant contact with us throughout the looking stage, finally helping us secure our property. He was always approachable, never made us feel rushed or inconvenient and was above all honest and straightforward. Our purchase was tricky and quite drawn out, but we always felt David understood what we were looking for - and rang us as soon as it came ...
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we didn't pay fees, we were buyers
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Nov 08,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Chris and Amy'
Nov 08,2016
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We recently bought our house through the team at Clapton, E5. Throughout the process they were very helpful and very efficient. They always got back to us immediately and were very positive and courteous throughout the process....
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Nov 07,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Tom Bell'
Nov 07,2016
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I sold my house through Castles, having purchased it through them a few years earlier. The second time round it was a new team. David, the branch manager, was excellent and I liked him from our first meeting. We agreed a good strategy and, despite a Brexit time lag, it broadly worked. Max was my day to day contact and in charge of the sale. I had tenants in the property and they were a handful but he managed them perfectly. We got a good number through the door in the end and the right buyer was...
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Good few structure agreed
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Oct 31,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Karen Thomas'
Oct 31,2016
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We sold out flat through Castles and both my husband and i found both Max and David very easy to deal with. MAx gave us solid and honest advice when it came to positioning the price of our flat, especially in a more challenging, post Brexit climate. Their support and assistance throughout the sale was also very helpful and dedicated. We would certainly recommend CAstles as a no nonsense, straightforward agency to deal with....
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very fair
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Sep 19,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
By: 'Gaizka'
Sep 19,2016
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Scott was very friendly and helpful from the first minute. I forgot an important paper to complete our contract and he did not hesitate to drive me to my former house to pick it up. Emails sent to him were answered fairly quickly too....
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Sep 12,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
David Sipple
By: 'Sarah'
Sep 12,2016
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Really impressed with Castles estate agents in Hackney. Being first time buyers, my friend and I were grateful to have such approachable, professional and genuine agents to help us through the house buying process. Scott and David kept us updated, particularly at times when there were complications with the vendors purchase that affected us. Unfortunately the property we were purchasing fell through at the last minute (after much emotional and financial investment!). Castles were very quick to...
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Sep 06,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Lisa C'
Sep 06,2016
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We used Castles to both sell our old property and purchase our new property. The chain collapsed several times, and was frought with issues (mainly Brexit related). It was a very stressful process but David and Max from Castles were professional and responsive throughout. Their determination to keep things progressing was very helpful and much appreciated. I would not hesitate to recommend Castles....
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The fees we paid to Castles were market rate and fair. Due to the issues relating to the chain, they really worked hard.
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Sep 06,2016
Minithumbup
David Sipple
Max Whatley
By: 'Will'
Sep 06,2016
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Excellent service from start to finish. Smooth communications throughout, very efficient. Would recommend this agent to my friends without hesitation...
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Jun 24,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
David Sipple
By: 'Hanlou'
Jun 24,2016
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David and Max at Castle have been great throughout the sale of my flat. From the start they gave me a realistic expected sale price, they got my flat on all the right sites, getting lots of viewers round until we got the sale. Once the flat was under offer they continued to be extremely helpful, and were great at communicating what was going on every step of the way...
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The fees i felt were very fair, set at 3 different rates dependent on the final sale price of my flat
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Apr 11,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
David Sipple
By: 'DM'
Apr 11,2016
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A huge thank you to Scott and David for their help and support with buying my first property. Throughout the process, Scott and David kept me informed at all times, acted in the best interests of both the seller and me, and maintained professionalism. No hesitation in recommending the guys for property transactions. I will definitely come back to them in the future!...
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Mar 25,2016
Minithumbup
By: 'Rushil'
Mar 25,2016
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Sold a house for me to a cash buyer very quickly. Always kept me updated with feedback on all viewings. Would definitely use again...
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Mar 24,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
David Sipple
By: 'F.Kelly'
Mar 24,2016
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I would like to say a huge thank you to Scott and David for selling my property and overseeing the purchase of my new home. Without their hard work, determination and persistence I honestly do not think I would have achieved my dream of a new home. They always acted in a calm and professional manner and managed to reduce all my stress and worries. I really am grateful and would recommend them to all. Big thank you again....
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By: David Sipple
Mar 24, 2016
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Ms Kelly really appreciate the positive feedback and congratulations on the new home , we are always free for new home parties so we will await our invites . It wasnt always plain sailing but after chasing the council vigorously for days on end and ensuring the buyer was informed at every step , we got the move to happen just in time . Good luck in the new home and dont hesitate to contact if you require our services or advice again . ...
Mar 18,2016
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'Ko'
Mar 18,2016
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David was instrumental in getting this sale through and was a pleasure to work with . He was honest and offered great resolve when things became very difficult . I've bought many properties but never had to deal with such a complex purchase but castles were fantastic throughout . Well done David and team...
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Mar 18,2016
Minithumbup
David Sipple
By: 'Terraced House'
Mar 18,2016
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We were delighted with the overall level of service we received and would personally like to thank David Sipple and is staff for the incredible personal support he gave us in what was an extremely stressful sale....
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Mar 08,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
By: 'A'
Mar 08,2016
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Max was exceptional to deal with. From the first phone call it felt like we weren't dealing with a typical estate agent, he was honest and outlined the pro's and cons of the property. I'd highly recommend dealing with Max!...
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Mar 07,2016
Minithumbup
David Sipple
Scott Jenkins
By: 'Laura'
Mar 07,2016
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Fantastic experience with castles ! I just bought my first home and was really impressed with Scott . He was really attentive with my needs and has a great personality and always kept me informed with the purchase . I will defiantly be using them again Thanks guys...
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Mar 03,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
David Sipple
By: 'EJV'
Mar 03,2016
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I have found Castles and particularly Scott to be really helpful and pleasant to deal with. Not at all like the stereotypical estate agents! Scott was so helpful and pro-active when I was looking for a buy-to-let flat that I used Castles as my letting agent and then again to sell my own flat. Although the process was long and sometimes painful, Scott kept me up-to-date and was always good-natured and supportive. A really excellent service and so different an experience to the brief brushes I hav...
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By: David Sipple
Mar 03, 2016
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Thank you for the the glowing review regarding scott and the team . Unfortunately sales can take longer than expected but its very important that you are kept up to date with the process . Hope you enjoy the new flat and you know where we are if you need us in the future . ...
Feb 19,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
By: 'Jade Lajer'
Feb 19,2016
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Scott is very attentive and does his best at all times to get things done as quick as possible. With a great sense of humour he makes the whole stressful process of finding a place to live much more bearable....
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Very decent, the best I have experienced
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Feb 19,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
By: 'Lou Teasdale'
Feb 19,2016
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So happy with our service from Scott, he was more than helpful from our first phone call where we called up about a property we saw online, right through til post completion 5 months later on the same property. With a lot of problems along the way I feel as though without such a pro active agent we may not have ended up completing on the property. Can not recommend enough, thanks very much X...
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Feb 16,2016
Minithumbup
Max Whatley
Scott Jenkins
By: 'rav'
Feb 16,2016
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I just bought a flat through Castles, very much pleased with everything. Max and scott were very professional, answered all my questions quickly, the whole process was very smooth and painless. Thank you for everything. If one day I decide to rent out my flat, I will be happy to use Castles as my agency....
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Jan 19,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
David Sipple
By: 'Oren'
Jan 19,2016
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Buying a flat is a long process, but I'm glad I had the chance to do it with Scott, Mahe and George who have made every effort to make it as quick and easy as possible. I had actually called Castles originally about a different flat, but Scott convinced me I should at least take a look at this one as well.. And he was right! Thanks for being responsive, supportive and friendly! Was a pleasure....
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Jan 11,2016
Minithumbup
Scott Jenkins
David Sipple
By: 'Yeonoon & Thomas'
Jan 11,2016
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We first met Scott for a viewing on a flat in Hackney Downs. He was friendly, listened to what we were looking for and was proactive about finding suitable viewings which lead to the purchase of our current flat in Clapton. He stayed involved in the whole purchasing process and was an approachable and accommodating point of contact throughout. Recommended....
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Jan 04,2016
Minithumbup
By: 'Anon Sussex'
Jan 04,2016
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We have recently completed on the purchase of a property and have been very pleased with the prompt, efficient and courteous service provided by Mahe, Scott, George and team at Castles, Hackney. We live in Sussex, and for us to get up to London takes some organising - so we were particularly pleased to have such reliable help from the Castles team. We had been looking for a property for a while, and were disappointed initially when we missed the property we wanted. We were delighted that Ca...
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