The UK's independent property information site

Go Back   Home Move: property forum > Property Forums > Estate Agents


Estate Agents Discussions, information, and resources about estate agents.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 01-10-2016, 08:48 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 1
Default Negotiating estate agent fees

I have my house on sale with 2 agents, one is charging less than 1% and the other 2%. As luck would have it the more expensive one does a much better job and is referring twice as many viewers. As u can imagine I would rather sell via the cheaper one.

From outset I was looking for 250k if selling via cheaper agent or 255 if selling via the expensive one in order to offset higher fee. However, I have had an offer of 250 on my house Via that 2% agent and the buyer is unwilling to go any higher. Whilst I have signed the estate agent agreement what grounds do I have to renegotiate the fee lower if I was to accept the offer at 250? How do I best approach this?
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 02-11-2016, 07:59 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 35
Default Re: Negotiating estate agent fees

I guess you got what you were looking for and pay off the effort of the agent who managed to find someone according to your needs.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


 

» Property Boards
Buying Property Selling Property Estate Agents Solicitors & Legal Builders & Developments
Property Development Home Improvements Buying Property Abroad


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

Important Notice: HomeMove.co.uk does not provide professional advice on any aspect of buying, selling, developing or investing property. All posts are provided as lay opinions and not personal professional guidance. You should always seek a qualified professional for professional advice in relation to your personal circumstances. The HomeMove.co.uk forums are not monitored, and the site administrators cannot be held liable for the content of the forum. If you have any objection to any post on the forums, please either use the Report Post feature, or else Contact Us to ensure such content is properly dealt with. We are not responsible for third party links on the site.