Melvyn Danes
Shirley, Solihull, B90
4.7/5, 123 reviews
91% recommended
98% sales valuation accuracy
100% sales fee satisfaction
Melvyn Danes Independent Estate Agents have been serving the people of Shirley and Solihull since 1990.We are a multi disciplined practice offering Estate Agency services and Letting Agents.We pride ourselves on providing excellent levels of customer service by combing modern marketing with traditional values. show more Melvyn Danes Independent Estate Agents have been serving the people of Shirley and Solihull since 1990.

We are a multi disciplined practice offering Estate Agency services and Letting Agents.

We pride ourselves on providing excellent levels of customer service by combing modern marketing with traditional values.

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Address

Melvyn Danes
385 Stratford Road
Shirley,Solihull
West Midlands
B90 3BW
0121 744 2801

Performance statistics
Services Valuation Accuracy Fees Satisfaction Min Price of property reviewed Max Price of property reviewed
Sales 98% 100% £87,000 £500,000
Review statistics
From Landlords From Tenants From Vendors From Buyers Other
0 0 1 5 89 1 22 2 0 3
Areas covered
  • B90
  • Solihull
  • B91
  • Wythall
  • B92
  • Sheldon
  • B93
  • B94
  • B47
  • B26
  • B27
  • B28
  • SHIRL
Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Members of
NAEA TPOS Sales TPOS Lettings TDS Move With Us
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“Smooth process with a great sale price...”

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Dec 02,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Karen Newall'
Dec 02,2019
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I sold my property through Melvyn Danes Shirley whilst living abroad. Their valuation was the best of 4 and they got a great price for us and made the process very simple and stress free with clear correspondence. I would highly recommend Adam, Sam and the ...
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“Choose local...”

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Nov 25,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Jacqueline Harris'
Nov 25,2019
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It was great to deal with a local agent who really knows the area and so has an advantage over larger chains. I was kept informed of viewings and offers right through to offer acceptance. Sam at the Shirley office was a great help in ...
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“House buying virgins.....”

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Oct 02,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Mr and Mrs Fothergill'
Oct 02,2019
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Not having ever moved before, we have no experience of estate agents. However, we can't fault melvyn danes. They were always on time for viewings. Kept us informed throughout. Kept moral up when things didn't go well. Many thanks to all concerned both Shirley and ...
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“We were very pleased with the level of servic......”

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Oct 01,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Neil Tomlinson'
Oct 01,2019
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We were very pleased with the level of service. We we regularly kept informed of the progress of our sale and purchase....
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“what is this ?...”

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Sep 18,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'david brickland'
Sep 18,2019
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All helpful and assiduous. why do we have to write an essay ? This is enough to deter any comments and be counterproductive !...
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“An excellent, very helpful and friendly servi......”

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Jul 16,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Gerry'
Jul 16,2019
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An excellent, very helpful and friendly service from the staff of Shirley office of Melvyn Danes. We would recommend them to anyone buying &/or selling....
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“Amazing staff and service! The Team have all ......”

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Jun 26,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'daniel skinner'
Jun 26,2019
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Amazing staff and service! The Team have all the qualities you need to get your house sold form start to finish whilst achieving the best possible price....
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“fantastic estate agents...”

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Jun 14,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Hazel & Barry'
Jun 14,2019
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we have highlighted Adam & Vanessa but all the staff at the Shirley office have been brilliant. Adam listen to what we said and took all the stress out of selling our bungalow and even helped us with purchasing our new home. Vanessa was always there ...
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definitely good
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“Good experience...”

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May 27,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Mary Gilligan'
May 27,2019
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Lucy was always very positive and helpful. She did not pressurise in any way and I found her very cheerful and pleasant to deal with. A very professional lady. Sam was another very helpful and professional member of the team. She chased people up for ...
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Fair
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“Adam, Sam and staff...”

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May 02,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'John'
May 02,2019
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Sam was particularly helpful during the latter stages of our house sale. She knew exactly where we were up to at all stages, this was particularly helpful to us as we live outside the area. Our initial meeting with Adam was also particularly helpful, he ...
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“Friendly and professional...”

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Apr 26,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Helen'
Apr 26,2019
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We recently bought a house through Melvyn Danes and couldn't be happier with their service. Sam in particular was pleasant, friendly and professional to deal with. A very positive experience. Thank you!...
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“Great estate Agents...”

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Apr 18,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Great Estate Agent'
Apr 18,2019
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We sold our mother's house through Danes and everything was just as it should be - professional, good communication and very prompt and efficient. In 30 years of buying and selling houses, I've never known such good service. What's more, they were the most competitively priced ...
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Very competitive.
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“Happy Bluenose Lamb...”

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Apr 04,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Bluenose Lamb'
Apr 04,2019
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Were kept informed of the progress of the sale of the house, were very helpful and had a number of contacts who we used a couple for house cleaning and building inspection, we're happy with the people recommended....
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Like everything would prefer cheaper but we’re happy to settle as they kept on the job on our behalf as not local to area
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“First class...”

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Mar 31,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Alan Price'
Mar 31,2019
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Staff always a delight to deal with and was kept up to date at all stages during a rather long sale....
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“Difficult situation turned into a success...”

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Mar 26,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Lauren Stait'
Mar 26,2019
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Very friendly, approachable and responsive. Couldn't do anymore for us through what was a difficult process both selling our property and buying one at the same time. With aspects completly out of our control they were extremely calm and guided us all the way through ...
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Fees were excellent compared to the service we received which was outstanding.
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“I was executor for my mom's estatle along with my brother. We had our work cut out as there was so much to be removed.. We asked Melvyn Danes...”

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Mar 26,2019
Minithumbdown
By: 'Fran Catley'
Mar 26,2019
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My brother and I were executors to our mom's estate and found it a little overwhelming as there was so much to be moved. We called Melvyn Danes office and was advised the name of a house clears nice company. We contacted these people and ...
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“From our first contact with Danes when Adam came to visit we knew we were in good hands. Adam is personable, informative and very supportive....”

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Feb 27,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Sue and Codlyn'
Feb 27,2019
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Our sale proved to be very complicated but Vanessa and Sam were fantastic in keeping us up to date, acting on our behalf and resolving problems. Vanessa is always so positive and helped us tremendously when we were feeling anxious. All in all we couldn't ...
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Average
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“Great personal service...”

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Feb 25,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'WT'
Feb 25,2019
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Staff were friendly and I felt they had my best interests at heart. They offered a good comprehensive and efficient service and I had lots of viewings on my property. I was kept up to date on a regular basis by Sam so I felt ...
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I felt the service was good value for money.
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“House Sale...”

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Feb 12,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'John Bright'
Feb 12,2019
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All I have to say is excellent service, very polite and thank you very much for you help and assistence...
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By: Samantha Anderson
Feb 12, 2019
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Thank you and it was a pleasure to deal with you both. ...

“Excellent staff...”

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Feb 04,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Ali Noakes'
Feb 04,2019
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Right from the first visit from Adam, we knew that Melvyn Danes offer something different. We weren't sure where to move to, but we knew it was a big move after being in the same home and area for 23 years. Adam talked through various options ...
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Agent's fees are standard for the area.
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By: Sam Anderson
Feb 04, 2019
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Thank you so much for your review and we hope you are very happy in your new home ...

“Excellent professional service...”

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Jan 28,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Becgaff'
Jan 28,2019
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Can't fault the service and friendly helpful staff at MD. Would definitely recommend. Nothing was too much trouble. I'd use again....
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Excellent fair pricing scale
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“Excellent agents - highly recommend...”

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Jan 24,2019
Minithumbup
By: 'Lucy'
Jan 24,2019
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From initial meeting on valuation of house to the day of the move the Melvyn Danes team were excellent. Very supportive and communicated well throughout the whole process. Would highly recommend using them and would without doubt use again. Service was exceptional....
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Agent fee's were inline with other agents
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“1...”

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Jan 24,2019
Minithumbup
By: '6 Nugent grove'
Jan 24,2019
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Sam was always bright and cheerful, always returned any calls promptly a pleasure to deal with. The process was quick and simple even though I live miles away...
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fair
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“Fantastic...”

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Dec 21,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Finch'
Dec 21,2018
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From the minute they quoted a realistic price for the property and then live the same day. The house sold in 24 hrs. That fell through and pushed to get a new buyer in a week. Which they did. Never made me feel a nuisance. Always ...
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The fees were reasonable
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“House Sale...”

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Dec 14,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sue K'
Dec 14,2018
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We found all the staff at Melvyn Danes to be very friendly, and professional. We had loads of viewings and the sale went through very quickly. The draft kept us informed of the progress so all stages. We would definitely recommend them....
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Average
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“Excellent...”

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Nov 30,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Yvonne Smith'
Nov 30,2018
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After having such a bad experience with a previous Estate agent it was a breath of fresh air to deal with such a professional and friendly team at Melvyn Danes. Adam put our minds at rest when he came to value our property. This was ...
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The fees I feel where very good, considering what they have done.
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“Friendly, effective and efficient...”

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Nov 08,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'G.Hopkins'
Nov 08,2018
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From the initial valuation visit to the completion of the sale of the property I have been impressed by the professional services I have received. All staff are friendly, helpful and efficient....
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Good
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“Buying and Selling...”

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Oct 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Carol Farmer'
Oct 31,2018
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The sale of our property and the purchase of another was a real roller coaster ride lasting almost twelve months. Sam was wonderful throughout, always at the end of the phone to receive our distraught phone calls keeping her calm and reassuring us that we ...
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“Exellent...”

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Oct 21,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Steve'
Oct 21,2018
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Really cannot fault the service from beginning to end, all the staff were friendly and helpful, and the sale went as smoothly as possible despite a small chain. I have to mention Sam in particular who was great....
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Competitive.
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“Amazing team !...”

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Oct 17,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'DME'
Oct 17,2018
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The whole process of offer to completion took 6-7 weeks and it was only possible as Lucy and Sam helped with communications with the vendor and their solicitor. We had a very time timeline to get the keys and refurb the house before our baby ...
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Purchasing so no fees paid from my side.
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Complaints Procedure

We are members of the Ombudsman for Estate Agents Scheme and all of our complaints are dealt with by our in house complaints officer and the Ombudsman for Estate Agents. A copy of our complaints procedure is available via our head office in Shirley.
Last updated at 11:46 AM 14/07/2017 by Lorraine Mytton

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