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Looking for a pro-active Estate Agent? Jan Forster Estates is firmly established as one of the leading independent Estate Agents in the North East with branches in prime locations throughout the region. We offer a personal and professional approach to buying, selling, letting and renting property along with a proven track record of achieving results. Jan Forster Estates are members of the Ombudsman for Estate Agents and members of The UK Association of Letting Agents, assuring our clients of qua Read full description...lity of service and peace of mind.
Jan Forster Estates

55 Polwarth Drive, Brunton Park Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE3 5NJ

0191 236 2680

Feb 07,2017
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Anna has been very helpful and responded quickly to my queries and my emails throughout the process of getting the tenant moved into my property...
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Reasonable
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Jan 09,2017
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Very efficient and helpful ! kept me updated and sorted out problems very quickly. very happy for the service i received!...
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Dec 08,2016
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Dec 08,2016
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I rang Jan Forster and spoke to Hannah Brown as I needed a copy of my tenancy agreement. Hannah asked me when I had moved into the property and advised me that the details had been archived and she would email them to me by the end of the week. I was more than happy with this, so was extremely delighted when she emailed me the tenancy agreement within the hour! Hannah was extremely professional and efficien and I couldn't ask for a better customer service....
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Nov 27,2016
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Nov 27,2016
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Hannah is fantastic and have been very helpful in sorting out our property. Thank you Hannah for your help and going the extra mile for us!...
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Nov 23,2016
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Nov 23,2016
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We have rented out our bedsit through Jan Fosters this last year. The first tenant was found within 3 hours of the property going on the rental market. He recently handed in his notice and the property again was let quickly with only 7 days of it being vacant between tenants. Communication is prompt and friendly. I would definitely recommend them to other landlords looking for a speedy and professional service....
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Reasonable.
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Nov 22,2016
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Nov 22,2016
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Top service from Hannah Brown. I like the efficient service and communication from Hannah. The rates are reasonable and nothing is too much trouble. Top marks, thank you!...
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Good
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Nov 15,2016
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Nov 15,2016
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Good availability, good professionality, good feeling. I am happy to have take the house of Ahmerst road, that meets the requests I had made to agents....
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Good
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Nov 10,2016
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Nov 10,2016
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I have no hesitation in awarding 5Star Ratings to your Property Portfolio Administrator and Lettings Advisor. for the efficient and courteous manner in which they conducted the business of Letting 7 Iveston Avenue, Brunton Grange recently. I will be recommending these Executives to Friends and Colleagues at Jan Forster Estates....
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satisfactory
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Nov 09,2016
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Nov 09,2016
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I have used Jan Forster to sell and rent out property on a number of occasions. The service I receive has always been excellent. Thank you....
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Fees seem fair.
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Nov 07,2016
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Nov 07,2016
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for the secont time in 12 months we have been fixed up with a tenant within 2 days, brilliant results and excellent service...
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good
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Nov 05,2016
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Nov 05,2016
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Thank you for the excellent service. The whole process has been made very easy for me. Much appreciated when I have a very busy day job. Not to mention the property being let for £100 more per month than previously and with no void period!...
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Fees are average for the market but with very high service levels. Excellent value.
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Nov 04,2016
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Nov 04,2016
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She was nice, helpful, professional. she knows her job and keen to answer querries as best as she could, she shows interest in customer requirements and appear to like her job well....
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Nov 03,2016
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Nov 03,2016
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Both agents have been very helpful and patient throughout the viewing and any queries I had I'm so happy I chose this agency....
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Nov 01,2016
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Nov 01,2016
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Great professional efficient and quick service. I was kept updated regularly and both handled my affairs without question in my absence....
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Very competitive
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Nov 01,2016
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Nov 01,2016
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Had some issues getting SA302 form to prove earnings (self employed). Staff were patient and a pleasure to deal with through the whole process. Would use again....
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Oct 31,2016
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Oct 31,2016
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Very pleasant, friendly and professional. I would certainly recommend this agent to anyone looking for accommodation, they go out of their way to oblige....
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Little higher than others but the service is very good.
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Oct 16,2016
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Oct 16,2016
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My husband and I received Great customer service. Hannah was Efficient and very helpful which enabled us to move into our house quicker that expected....
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Oct 11,2016
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Oct 11,2016
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Anna made the entire rental process smooth and painless, we commend her knowledge, efficient and friendly professionalism. Many thank from STF Power....
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Fees are as expected, and nobody like to pay them, us included
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Oct 04,2016
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Oct 04,2016
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We first dealt with Paul Anderson in your Whitley Bay branch then Kirsty Snowball took over. Both Employees have been amazing. We couldn't fault them. Very happy with our overall experience with the Jan Foster Estate agents....
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GOOD
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Sep 29,2016
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Sep 29,2016
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I am so happy with everything about my dealings with Jan Forster. This is the first time in the rental market as I have owned my own home for over 30 years. When we started looking over two months ago we have been in contact with many agents who, to cut a long story short, have let us down in all areas. We were left feeling very jaded and stressed about the whole journey. However from the 1st contact with Euan at Whitley Bay office who arranged our viewing to our contacts with Hannah who expertl...
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Fees easy to understand and published in advance. We knew exactly what was expected during g the process with no surprises.
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Sep 26,2016
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Sep 26,2016
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Although I had to spend a bit of time for online background check, I had credible service for check-in and paper works. I will use this agent again in the future....
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Sep 26,2016
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Sep 26,2016
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Excellent service throughout the process. Hannah is highly professional, efficient and pleasant. I would be happy to recommend her and all at Jan Forster and would not hesitate to employ her services again in the future....
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Acceptable
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Sep 22,2016
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Sep 22,2016
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Hannah was very professional and timely in her communication. I would recommend her and Jan Forster to any prospective tenant....
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Good
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Sep 21,2016
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Sep 21,2016
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We had a good experience with Jan Forster. Their website was very helpful when finding properties, our viewings with them were very friendly and cheery, and they were very professional and accommodating throughout. We will shortly be getting the keys to our new property and are looking forward to the time ahead with knowledge that we will be looked after well....
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We paid a few hundred pounds in fees to take the property off the market, which was less than we paid in fees last time we moved within York (with a different letting agent). I'm sure others would agree that we'd all like to pay less on letting agent fees, but the price was reasonable and I am sure it is similar to other agents in the area.
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Sep 21,2016
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Sep 21,2016
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We were very pleased with the overall service that we received from Jan Foster and in particular from Sarah McCann who was great, very helpful, friendly and professional....
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Sep 19,2016
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Sep 19,2016
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Hannah looked after outgoing and ingoing tenants into my flat. It was a tight turnaround and work needed completing before the new tenants moved in. Hannah was extremely responsive and promptly answered any queries that I had. She was also very thorough and clear in her correspondence which was a great help as I felt fully informed throughout the process....
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Sep 12,2016
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Sep 12,2016
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Needing to move house on a short timescale, Hannah expertly facilitated our needs and particular demands, and managing to secure a move in date that was earlier than we had anticipated. Post moving in we have received good support to settle in and be aware of the particularities of the property....
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At first I felt that the fees were a little on the high side (I tend to be a little skeptical of any types of administration fees) however the support we received and the prompt responses to our enquiries meant that we felt that we had got our money's worth.
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Sep 12,2016
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Very professional, helpful, polite. I have two properties on managed-let by JFE. I cannot say enough of how good this team and the individual members are, in resolving all manner of help needed by both tenants or myself. Hannah and Dee have both been very prompt, professional and extremely competent every time. In the winter, one of the properties boiler broke down and had to be replaced. I live abroad now & Dee was very helpful in contacting me promptly & arranging quotes (all very r...
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Very reasonable Fees. For the outstanding service - they were the best among the other High Street names in Gosforth.
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Sep 07,2016
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Sep 07,2016
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Hannah and Sharon have both been extremely helpful and friendly, have sorted out issues quickly, and replied to queries with quite amazing speed. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend....
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Sep 06,2016
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Sep 06,2016
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This was my first experience of Jan Forster Estates and unfortunately it hasn't been a positive one. After doing much of the admin work ourselves online, I then had to chase numerous members of your team to find out if there was anything outstanding that they needed from us - which they did. I ended up supplying copies of the same documents numerous times, to different people. We have dealt with numerous members of the team (at least 5) from different Jan Forster branches so contacting the r...
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I feel the agency fees were extremely high and I'm not entirely sure what we were paying for, given the fact we submitted all of the admin ourselves online.
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Aug 30,2016
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Aug 30,2016
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Hannah and Sharon have both been very helpful throughout the letting of my property and answered any questions quickly and professionally....
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Acceptable
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Aug 17,2016
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Aug 17,2016
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She was very helpful and professional. She was responsive to our needs and facilitated the whole process brilliantly. We were completely satisfied with her service and would not hesitate to recommend her....
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Jul 29,2016
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Jul 29,2016
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During the course of my tennancy I have liaised with both Anna and Nic. I can honestly say they have been helpful in all aspects from maintenance to administrative tasks. I have been kept informed and any requirements dealt with timely and professionally...
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Jul 18,2016
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Jul 18,2016
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Hannah is very helpful and professional, we really appreciated her assistance during the whole procedure. She is able to explain things in a concise and clear way....
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Jul 13,2016
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Jul 13,2016
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Hannah has been extemely helpful. Her manner is very friendly and knowledgable. She's always a pleasure to talk to. Thank you....
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Indifferent, all services have a cost.
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Areas covered
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Gateshead
  • North Tyneside
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  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
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  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Valuation and Fee Performance
90% customers were satisfied with fees 87% accuracy of agent's valuations
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Sales
  • Min: £123,000
  • Max: £354,000

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