Hunters Estate Agents
Pontefract, WF8
4.5/5, 38 reviews
87% recommended
100% sales valuation accuracy
100% sales fee satisfaction
89% lettings valuation accuracy
94% lettings fee satisfaction
Hunters Estate Agents and Letting Agents in Pontefract, previously 5Towns Sales & Lettings, work seamlessly between their Castleford and Pontefract branch to deliver the greatest services they can and help you sell or let your property.The team at Hunters Estate Agents and Letting Agents Pontefract, headed up by franchise owner ... show more Hunters Estate Agents and Letting Agents in Pontefract, previously 5Towns Sales & Lettings, work seamlessly between their Castleford and Pontefract branch to deliver the greatest services they can and help you sell or let your property.

The team at Hunters Estate Agents and Letting Agents Pontefract, headed up by franchise owner Mark Wheeldon, are situated right in the heart of the historical borough of Pontefract and surrounding areas. Vicki, Amie and Olivia are the hard-working team who support all the great aspects of the Hunters franchise.

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Address

Hunters Estate Agents
8 Liquorice Way
Pontefract
West Yorkshire
WF8 1DR
01977 797150

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 100% 100% £128,500 £171,250
Lettings 89% 94% £425 £825
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
24 3 4 2 4 0 0 0 1 0
Areas covered
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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“Fantastic service 1st class...”

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May 23,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'MS B'
May 23,2019
1 people found
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My 1st time renting & was feeling very nervous about moving into my own place, From my 1st meeting with Amy she made me feel at ease & helped me with everything from start to finish. Even helped me picked out my new sofa, bless her. All ...
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Good
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“A great big 'let' down...”

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May 03,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'AB&JB Properties'
May 03,2019
8 people found
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I agree with previous comment from another Landlord, all appears to be running smoothly from the initial starting point with Mark actually taking an interest but as soon as that part is done, from experience he appears to us to hide away from confrontation. Cracks ...
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Fees were acceptable and would have paid more for the service had it been more professional and reliable.
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“con artist...”

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Mar 22,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'anthony89'
Mar 22,2019
5 people found
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If your thinking of renting a property i would go elsewhere. We rented a property for a 1 & 1/2 years, right from the start we had nothing but issues. The property was in a poor state of repair. Issues where raised via there report a repair service ...
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Standard high fee rates
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“Usless agency...”

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Nov 05,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'A former tenant'
Nov 05,2018
9 people found
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When me and a friend of mine moved in to one of their rental houses, they were not helpful at all. In my bedroom, the window was locked, the carpet was smelly and old. I emailed them about this problem and after 2 weeks i had ...
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“Extremely Poor...”

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Nov 01,2018
Minithumbdown
By: 'Mark Crowther'
Nov 01,2018
7 people found
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Absolutely disgusted with this letting agent. Don't be fooled as to start with all seems fine, the director even came out himself to view the house and chat but in the end the usual thing happened with greedy people/companies and as they get busier ...
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Didn’t have a problem with this at all
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“First home together...”

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Jun 19,2018
Minithumbup
Amie
Olivia
By: 'Dani and Liam'
Jun 19,2018
3 people found
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Finding and making the journey to our new home together was made so comfortable and enjoyable thanks to 5 Towns. From choosing a property to view they were with us and kept us up to date with information along the way once we had decided to ...
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Fees much better than other companies contacted in the past, especially considering there are two of us.
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“Lettings...”

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May 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Lyndsay'
May 18,2018
3 people found
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Tyla was a great help regarding a problem tenant. She sorted the situation out promptly and professionally. I really can't thank her enough!...
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“Well what can I say Tracy who is in sales ......”

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Jan 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Minimouse'
Jan 31,2018
2 people found
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Well what can I say Tracy who is in sales dealt with me for nearly 8 months house got sold pretty quick but it was the buyer and both parties solicitors that seem to not have their act together. Tracy was the go-between for me between ...
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The fees were ok I suppose seemed a bit steep for a very cheap house but had to do the same work as an expensive house so can't really complain.
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“Mark and the team in the office have on every ......”

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Dec 18,2017
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Ian W.'
Dec 18,2017
2 people found
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Mark and the team in the office have on every occasion been helpful , friendly and enthusiastic about the services they provide. We have been back to them several times to help us find tenants and for general advice and have never been disappointed with their ...
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Good value.
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“Amie, always has a pleasant manner on the phone.She ......”

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Dec 15,2017
Minithumbup
Amie
By: 'Richard Rose'
Dec 15,2017
1 people found
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Amie, always has a pleasant manner on the phone. She is helpful, honest , professional and very easy to deal with. In over 35 years in business I have met people who are good bad and indifferent. Amie is definitely one of the good ones....
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The fees are reasonable
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“From my perspective as a landlord, they are quick in ......”

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Dec 15,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'AB&JB properties'
Dec 15,2017
2 people found
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From my perspective as a landlord, they are quick in dealing with queries and help to keep the tenant and landlord relationship in a professional way to stop the potential hazards that can occur between both parties when dealing direct with each other. Very happy ...
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Happy
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“Mark and the great team at Five Towns have managed ......”

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Oct 02,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'M & T'
Oct 02,2017
3 people found
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Mark and the great team at Five Towns have managed several properties on our behalf for more than five years. They are consistently helpful, flexible and good communicators - so critical in this line of work. Over time we have seen the business grow while ...
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The Landlord's fees charged by Five Towns represent good value.
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“We have over the past couple of years used 5 Towns ......”

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Sep 29,2017
Minithumbup
Vicki
By: 'Ann and Colin Penistone'
Sep 29,2017
2 people found
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We have over the past couple of years used 5 Towns to both sell a property and to let a number of properties that we own. They have always been extremely professional, prompt and efficient. Mark is very knowledgeable and we have always respected his advice. ...
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I think they give good value for money.
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“Mark has gone out of his way to understand and ......”

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Sep 29,2017
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Sue C'
Sep 29,2017
3 people found
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Mark has gone out of his way to understand and meet any questions and concerns we have had with both selling and viewing properties. Infact I would go as far as saying we chose Mark first and 5 Towns second!!...
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Fees are competitive
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“5 Town Sales and lettings staff go over and above to ......”

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Sep 29,2017
Minithumbup
Vicki
By: 'David Sweeney'
Sep 29,2017
1 people found
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5 Town Sales and lettings staff go over and above to ensure satisfaction. I always recommend their services and have had many comments stating they also have been happy with the service...
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excellent for the work they do
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“Mark is a very proactive Manager in his 5 Towns Pontefract ......”

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Sep 29,2017
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Lorraine TM'
Sep 29,2017
1 people found
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Mark is a very proactive Manager in his 5 Towns Pontefract Lettings Agency. As a Landlord client of his, I find him very approachable and passionate about Property Sales and Management. We met in person face to face and have had a mutually respectful relationship from ...
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Fees negotiable ..... with a certain minimum number of properties entrusted to this Agent
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“This is the second time I have used 5 Towns lettings ......”

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Sep 13,2017
Minithumbup
Amie
By: 'Richard Bunker'
Sep 13,2017
1 people found
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This is the second time I have used 5 Towns lettings as a Landlord to Let my property. I have delt with Amie on both occasions and she has always delt with my issues in a helpful and professional manner. I have now given the property ...
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Having talked to other landlords I believe the fee's are very competetive.
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“Excellent service, very professional brochure, the team kept me well ......”

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Sep 08,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Paul'
Sep 08,2017
1 people found
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Excellent service, very professional brochure, the team kept me well informed of progress and Mark made it a very personal service at critical stages of the process....
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“All the members of staff that I have dealt with ......”

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Sep 08,2017
Minithumbup
Amie
Vicki
By: 'Patricia'
Sep 08,2017
2 people found
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All the members of staff that I have dealt with have been efficient and knowledgeable. They are extremely helpful which is crucial when living in a totally different area. They are proactive when dealing with tenants and landlords in equal measure. I feel totally confident ...
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The fees charged are more than reasonable for the service given.
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“Always had a very helpful, personal and professional outlook from ......”

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Sep 07,2017
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Denise Wolstenholme'
Sep 07,2017
1 people found
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Always had a very helpful, personal and professional outlook from Beverley and Mark very happy with them and 5 towns would highly recommend them....
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Very good fees happy with my charges.
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“They found me a tenant within a few days and ......”

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Sep 07,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'David K'
Sep 07,2017
1 people found
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They found me a tenant within a few days and the whole process was painless and efficient. I would definitely use them again....
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Agent's Fees were reasonable.
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“5 Towns had been my letting agent for some 5 years and ......”

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Sep 04,2017
Minithumbup
Mark
By: 'Barton285'
Sep 04,2017
1 people found
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5 Towns had been my letting agent for some 5 years and sold my house when the time was right for me. I never had any problems with them. They always kept me informed and any questions or concerns I had were dealt with very promptly. I ...
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The fees were very good for what they did.
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“The organisation has provided a good agent service to me.(......”

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Sep 04,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Andy Draycott'
Sep 04,2017
1 people found
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The organisation has provided a good agent service to me.(My brother is the main contact for business and queries). I receive monthly statements and payments and all but one of these have been received and on time. When queries have arisen they have been ...
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I believe the agents fees charged are at a fair and competitive rate.
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“I have always found all staff professional and knowledgeable. They ......”

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Sep 04,2017
Minithumbup
Amie
Mark
By: 'Adele'
Sep 04,2017
1 people found
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I have always found all staff professional and knowledgeable. They are not your typical Estate Agent and are friendly and reliable. I found them not too pushy like other agents which is a breath of fresh air....
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Reasonable Fees
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“I have been dealing through this company for the last ......”

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Sep 04,2017
Minithumbup
Vicki
By: 'Mick'
Sep 04,2017
2 people found
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I have been dealing through this company for the last few years and all the staff are very helpful and patient with regards any worries or concerns. Any problems, they take great care to deal with as fast as possible. And they also are brilliant ...
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The agents fee are fair as regards all the good services they offer.
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“Hi ye i was looking for someone local to rent ......”

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Sep 03,2017
Minithumbdown
Vicki
By: 'Andrew'
Sep 03,2017
2 people found
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Hi ye i was looking for someone local to rent my property and five towns gave me Great service excellent communication and very nice people to deal with thanks....
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“Especially helpful and curteous help provided, a sound knowledge of ......”

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Sep 03,2017
Minithumbup
Amie
By: 'Stuart Anthony'
Sep 03,2017
2 people found
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Especially helpful and curteous help provided, a sound knowledge of the process of letting a property. Advice freely provided on setting up dps deposit....
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Would definitely use this agent again
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“I am a buy to let landlord. They provide good ......”

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Sep 03,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'David Watford'
Sep 03,2017
1 people found
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I am a buy to let landlord. They provide good service efficient paperwork and manage my properties well at a reasonable price. The fact they are all let speaks volumes....
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Competitive
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“Very friendly , helpful and knowledgable. Always loos at issues objectively ......”

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Sep 02,2017
Minithumbup
Vicki
By: 'Phil'
Sep 02,2017
2 people found
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Very friendly , helpful and knowledgable. Always loos at issues objectively and does her uttermost to prempt and issue and resolve them resolve....
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“Informative and efficient staff. Excellent tenant selection process. Minimum time ......”

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Sep 02,2017
Minithumbup
Amie
Mark
By: 'Challengers'
Sep 02,2017
2 people found
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Informative and efficient staff. Excellent tenant selection process. Minimum time the property was advertised on the market for a six month let which we hope will prove to be a long-term let. Thank you Five Towns lettings....
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Fair
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Last updated at 9:08 AM 07/12/2018 by Mark Wheeldon

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