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.
Melvyn Danes

385 Stratford Road Shirley, Solihull
West Midlands
B90 3BW

0121 744 2801
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Properties for Sale
Properties to Rent

“House Sale...”

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...”

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...”

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...”

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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Good
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“Exellent...”

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 !...”

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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“Superb from start to finish...”

Sep 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Louise James'
Sep 18,2018
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I could not rate the Shirley office of Melvyn Danes highly enough. The staff are quick, efficient and friendly and really do give a personal touch. The fees are really reasonable and worth every penny. We were given advice every step of the way and ...
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Very reasonable
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“Excellent service...”

Sep 04,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Rob Honnor'
Sep 04,2018
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We received an excellent service from all of the staff at the Shirley branch of Melvyn Danes. From the initial valuation visit by Adam Marshall, through all of the escorted viewings and especially through the sale to moving period with Sam Anderson. Our upward purchase ...
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The fees were on a par with other Estate Agents. They were around what we expected to pay.
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“Great service...”

Sep 04,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Andy'
Sep 04,2018
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We purchased our property through Danes and they were helpful, friendly and professional at all times. They made what could have been a very trying time much more bearable. We would highly recommend them....
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“55 Webb Lane...”

Aug 08,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Katharina'
Aug 08,2018
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Melvyn Danes were very professional, friendly and efficient. Feedback on each of the viewings was detailed and communicated within 24 hours. They managed to sell the quickly and at a price we were really happy with. I would recommend them to any prospective sellers....
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“Sale of property...”

Aug 08,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'John & Martine'
Aug 08,2018
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Every member of staff during our complicated process were helpful and patient . A special mention must go to Sam who went the extra mile to complete the sale for us . Thank you to everyone at Melvyn Danes ....
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Very reasonable fee charged
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“From valuation to completion the service was professional and spot on...”

Jul 09,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Emma White'
Jul 09,2018
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It is clear from the outcome of our sale that Adam knows the property market like the back of his hand. Superb, spot on valuation! The office staff booked the appointments in efficiently and all viewings were carried out so professionally. Once we had a ...
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Competitive and they earn every penny
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“Brilliant service from the very start...”

Jul 03,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Pauline & Steve'
Jul 03,2018
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From the initial valuation we were extremely impressed with the professionalism shown by the staff at Danes and we continued to receive a top quality service right through to the completion. Everyone we dealt with made the process of selling my late father's house ...
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Compared very favourably with other local agents
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“Great strategy!...”

May 14,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Liz R-G'
May 14,2018
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Inspite of some bad luck in the selling process of my Mum's house, Sam and her team were totally persistent in pushing forwards to achieve a great sale for a very good and fair price. The final result was purely due to Sam's ...
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The fees were set fairly from the beginning. Significantly additional hours were spent that would not have been anticipated when the fee was set.
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“Excellent Service...”

Apr 25,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Happy vendor'
Apr 25,2018
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Melvyn Danes have just sold my house and I very happy with the service they provided. Lucy conducted the viewings and she would ring me the moment the viewing had concluded. She would always check any questions with me vendors might have whilst on the ...
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More expensive than your on line agent options but you are paying for an actual service of someone who earns their money to sell your house and only gets paid when they do!
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“Excellent service...”

Mar 23,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sue'
Mar 23,2018
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The sale of my mothers house was managed excellently by the team. Not only handling the marketing of the house and getting plenty of viewings and a resulting sale. Also I was really impressed at how they helped our buyer ,a first time one, through ...
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Reasonable, worked hard for us.
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Mar 10,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Excellent choice!'
Mar 10,2018
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My mother had some reservations about moving house,being widowed and in her eightees.She viewed a retirement apartment under the guidance of Adam. Adam later visited her at home to value her house. He also re - visited the apartment with her. My mother ...
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Reasonable
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Mar 09,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sharon Iommi'
Mar 09,2018
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Its difficult to choose just two staff members, as everyone i've spoken to has been so helpful. Used Melvyn Danes before and would highly recommend if you want a efficient and reliable selling process. Thank you to all the team...
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Agency fees very reasonable
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Feb 25,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sinead'
Feb 25,2018
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Sam was a fantastic contact during the sale of our first home. She kept us reliably informed on progress and was always on hand to push the chain along when we hit a dead end. Genuinely would have lost faith in the process if she ...
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Feb 19,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Jamie and Emily'
Feb 19,2018
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Fantastic team. They were the most helpful with all of our queries and kept us regularly updated, often going beyond their job roles to ensure we felt at ease during a stressful period....
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Good.
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Feb 06,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Chrissie and Paul'
Feb 06,2018
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Everyone at Melvyn Danes was really helpful and friendly but a special thank you goes to Adam and Sam who achieved the successful sale of our property through their professionalism and expertise. Adam's early advice on how to market our property and present it ...
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The fees were fair and competitive and, considering the value that Melvyn Danes added to the process, well worth the money spent.
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Feb 06,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Chrissie and Paul'
Feb 06,2018
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Everyone at Melvyn Danes was really helpful and friendly but a special thank you goes to Adam and Sam who achieved the successful sale of our property through their professionalism and expertise. Adam's early advice on how to market our property and present it ...
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The fees were fair and competitive and, considering the value that Melvyn Danes added to the process, well worth the money spent.
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Sep 27,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Clements'
Sep 27,2017
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Fantastic service from start to finish. Kept us informed throughout. We sold our house and bought one of their property's and very happy with all aspects. Will defiantly use again if we move in the futute....
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Sep 26,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Jill M'
Sep 26,2017
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Unbeatable service from the whole team at Melvyn Danes in Shirley, right from Adam's visit for the valuation through to completion of the sale. Special thanks to Sam Anderson for all her hard work in managing everyone involved in the chain - I really think ...
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Very competitive and you pay for what you get - I truly believe that we wouldn't have had the same service from anyone else - so worth every penny and realistically priced.
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Sep 25,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Mr & Mrs Barnes'
Sep 25,2017
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I would like to say that we have always used Adam & his team to buy & sell our homes. Excellent service all round. Even kept us updated after working hours. Wouldn't go anywhere else...
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Very good
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Sep 25,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Angela'
Sep 25,2017
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Great communication on progress, and really proactive with driving the process forward. Really easy to work with and contact for updates...
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Sep 25,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'suji'
Sep 25,2017
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Sam Anderson is very helpful with queries and coordinating with vendor which speed up process completing purchase on time. Thank you, Suji...
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Sep 21,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Sally K'
Sep 21,2017
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I was really happy with Melvyn Danes nothing was too much trouble for them . Adam was very efficient and very upfront and honest about my property . Even when the sale was going through when there were a few problems with the house we were buying, ...
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For the amount of work that went into my sale I would say very good !
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Aug 09,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Kerry Bruce'
Aug 09,2017
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I purchased a house through Melvyn Danes and the sale went through in 7 weeks. Fantastic friendly people to deal with who offered support and guidance throughout the process....
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Jul 26,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Hannah Everitt'
Jul 26,2017
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Would recommend theses ladies to people, never a problem to get hold of and would go the extra mile to make sure everything was done in a timely manor. Would get in touch to keep you up to date with what was happening at each ...
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Areas covered
  • B90
  • Solihull
  • B91
  • Wythall
  • B92
  • Sheldon
  • B93
  • B94
  • B47
  • B26
  • B27
  • B28
  • SHIRL
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
Valuation and Fee Performance
95% customers were satisfied with fees 89% accuracy of agent's valuations
Price range of properties reviewed
Sales
  • Min: £117,500
  • Max: £500,000

Letting
  • Min: £0
  • Max: £0

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Fees

We offer a range of competitive fees for both Sales and Lettings.

Please telephone or email the appropriate office to arrange your free valuation appointment.
Last updated at 14/07/2017, 11:46 AM by Lorraine Mytton

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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