Founded in 1825 Cheffins is one of the oldest and best known firms of Estate Agents in the North Essex, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and the mid-Anglia region. We are a progressive and thriving partnership with a network of offices in Saffron Walden, our prestigious flagship Headquarters in Cambridge, the London office in St James's Place, Newmarket, Haverhill and Ely. Cheffins also provides a unique and innovative approach to marketing coupled with our friendly and professional team achieving Read full description...exceptional results for our clients.
Cheffins

8 Hill Street Saffron Walden
Essex
CB10 1JD

01799 523656
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Mar 20,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'The Millers'
Mar 20,2018
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I was very impressed with the service received from Cheffins. Max worked very hard to negotiate the purchase of the house we were after and then Delma worked very hard to nurse the purchase through. Delma was very professional and kind and understanding....
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Mar 15,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Bertie Rapkin'
Mar 15,2018
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We used Cheffins for our first house move and they were brilliant - so we didn't think twice about using them when we moved for a second time. And we're pleased we did, because they offered a thoroughly professional and friendly service from ...
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The fees were absolutely worth it for the service Cheffins provided.
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Mar 01,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Satisfied customer'
Mar 01,2018
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Cheffins have managed my natal property for me for many years and I have always been very pleased with the service they provide but in the last year I have been unwell and they have really been marvellous.All the day to day running of ...
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Cheffins fees represent good value for money.
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Feb 26,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'M&A'
Feb 26,2018
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We had a difficult time when we last let our property but with the new tenants in now and very happy, much praise for Ben and Kayleigh who have both been first class throughout. A very professional and efficient service. Thank you both and all ...
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Quite simply you get what you pay for.
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Feb 26,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Steve & Val'
Feb 26,2018
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We were very pleased with the expertise that Bruce King & all his team provided to sell our house recently. We were given prompt feedback after every viewing & were kept in touch at all steps in the process until successful conclusion & would certainly ...
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Good
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Feb 21,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Peter Toseland'
Feb 21,2018
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I came to Saffron Walden 4 years ago when I separated from my wife and found my flat in the Spike through Cheffins and Sue was my contact. Since that day I have spent a wonderful time in the area and made lots of new friends. ...
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Reasonable didn't go up in my 4 year tenancy
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Jan 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Tim'
Jan 31,2018
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Ben and Kayleigh have done an excellent job on securing the most recent letting for my rental property and successfully resolved various problems that arose during the process. I have worked with Ben and team for many years and always feel well looked after and ...
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Reasonable and competitive
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Jan 25,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Alison'
Jan 25,2018
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Delma was so helpful in helping us buy our dream house despite several hiccups on the buyer's side. Persistence and fortitude from both Delma and ourselves paid off after 12 months but we are finally in and very happy....
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Jan 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sand Shoe'
Jan 18,2018
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Ben and Company have been excellent at managing our cottage letting over the years. They promptly and courteously handle details at following up when I ignore the email world....
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High, but they are proactive and thorough.
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Jan 05,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Richard Peel'
Jan 05,2018
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Delma has been fantastic throughout the whole process on a particular difficult purchase. The case was handed over to Delma once I had accepted the offer and she was overseeing the final stages which proved far more difficult than anyone expected. She was extremely professional ...
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Good
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Dec 20,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Stephen'
Dec 20,2017
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Our transaction was a little bumpy which was helped no-end by Delma's calm, sensible and persistent oversight. Thanks, Delma and team!...
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Dec 18,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Suzanne'
Dec 18,2017
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Thank you so much Delma for all your help in selling our apartment In Saffron Walden. You were always available to respond to our queries and negotiate between the two solicitors. Very efficient, approachable and friendly....
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Good
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Nov 03,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Jan'
Nov 03,2017
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My property has just exchanged - all thanks to Delma Fenton who has worked tirelessly to negotiate beteeen myself, my buyer and both solicitors. Cheffins are an excellent company and, I am sure, are proud of Delma for representing them so efficiently....
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Good
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Oct 10,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Tom D'
Oct 10,2017
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I would highly recommend Cheffins, Saffron Walden. Delma and her colleagues have been excellent throughout the purchase of our property. They have been extremely very quick and efficient, and have helped everything to go through smoothly. Thanks Cheffins!...
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Oct 03,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'MattC'
Oct 03,2017
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When selling my property, I consulted three agents in Saffron Walden and decided to choose Cheffins based on the informative and consultative approach by Max. Different agents have different approaches; some will under value your property for a quick sale and some will pitch a ...
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Excellent
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Oct 01,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Spain to U.K.'
Oct 01,2017
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Ben,Katie and all the staff at Cheffins Saffron Walden have been fantastic from day one. They have made an international move as smooth as possible and we can't thank you all enough. Excellent service and exceptionally professional. Thanks Ben and Katie....
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People think commissions are a bad word.....they aren't. You pay for a service and the service we've received has been exemplary.
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Sep 18,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Gemma W'
Sep 18,2017
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I would recommend cheffins as an agent. They have been very efficient and quick throughout. They take a no-nonsense approach but they have still been patient and supportive through what has been a tricky sale and purchase. I would particularly like to note that they ...
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Aug 29,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Peter W'
Aug 29,2017
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Having spoken to almost every agent in Saffron Walden, we contact Cheffins for a valuation. Max visited the house, at short notice, we were impressed by the straight talking no-nonsense approach of Cheffins. The whole team were very efficient and the property was firmly under ...
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Very Competitive.
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Aug 29,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Rainey'
Aug 29,2017
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Although we had some ups and downs when selling, Cheffins worked hard for us. We had many viewings and these were well followed up and we were kept informed of progress. Delma is a real star and managed negotiations with great skill, understanding and concern. ...
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Average
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Aug 16,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'James Davey'
Aug 16,2017
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Cheffins were a great agent to deal with and extremely helpful in all of our correspondence with the seller leading up to our purchase. They were able to organise viewings at short notice and procured answers to our queries in a hurry. I can highly ...
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Jul 20,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Alex White'
Jul 20,2017
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Cheffins have been professional, reliable and diligent with all aspects of my tenancy. I found them easily contactable and sorted out any issues small or large with the same amount of urgency. I would have no reservations about letting with Cheffins again and would recommend ...
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Good
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Jun 19,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'DG'
Jun 19,2017
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Highly professional from start to finish. As a buyer it's very easy to expect the worst from the vendors agents, after all they are working for and being paid by the vendor. We felt Delma kept us fully updated and informed throughout a lengthy and ...
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Jun 10,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Sara Horncastle'
Jun 10,2017
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Delam is absolutely superb! Her attention to detail and level of negotiating skills are outstanding. Through the whole process of my sale Delma remained on the ball, going above and beyond the call of duty to provide me with a smooth-as-possible ride through the whole ...
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Apr 24,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'CJW'
Apr 24,2017
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Delma was extremely professional and worked very well with our solicitor and mortgage broker, helping us to ease the process....
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Apr 19,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Graham & Jennifer Kilby'
Apr 19,2017
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Myself and my wife used Cheffins in Saffron Walden to buy a dream house in the village of Littlebury. Having been one of 16 viewing the day after the house went on the market we knew securing this house was not going to be easy. I ...
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Good
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Apr 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Victoria'
Apr 13,2017
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I recently used Cheffins to sell a rental property of mine, a buyer was found very quickly and we completed the sale within a month. Very impressed with the service....
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Good
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Apr 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'June KP'
Apr 13,2017
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I can't thank Cheffins enough for the excellent service they provided me when selling my home. They secured a buyer within 48 hours of my house going on the market -so I know they were working extremely hard behind the scenes to make this happen for ...
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Great
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Apr 12,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Susan'
Apr 12,2017
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We have recently purchased a property where Cheffins were the vendor's agent but in fact they worked extremely hard on our behalf too. From the outset, Cheffins kept us as informed as possible and their friendly manner help to make a complicated purchase manageable. We ...
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Apr 05,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Seller101'
Apr 05,2017
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I used Cheffins in Saffron Walden to sell my house and within 24 hours they had secured a buyer for it. From start to finish their service was brilliant and they made the whole process really easy. I would definitely recommend them to anyone....
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Feb 20,2016
Minithumbdown
By: 'Unhappy customer'
Feb 20,2016
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We have been renting a property for more than a year now. Around three months ago a few issues started creeping up with the property in that one of the fencing panels which is rotted fell over and the bedroom window would not seal properly. ...
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  • Cambridgeshire
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  • Hertfordshire
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Services offered
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Valuation and Fee Performance
100% customers were satisfied with fees 77% accuracy of agent's valuations
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  • Max: £1,115,000

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