Legra Homes Frequently Asked Questions

This page includes some of our most frequently asked questions and answers about online house selling and information on Legra Homes. If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact us and ask and we will update this page and reply with the answer to Legra Homes Frequently Asked Questions.

 Q: Is there a minimum contract period?
A: No, we are flexible and can arrange contract times with you.


Q: What is the time line for marketing?

A: At Legra Homes we will stay with you until your property has been sold or discuss different strategies if necessary.


Q: How do you attract potential viewers?

A: Figures show that most people start their search online and they will be our target audience.


 Q: Why are your fees lower than other agents?
A: Because we haven’t got office or shop front overheads and we pass our savings on.


 Q: What is the difference between an online agent and a high street agent?
A: An online estate agent can offer your property nationwide and reach a huge potential audience.


 Q: Can I speak to someone on the phone?
A: We offer contact phone numbers and you can speak to someone 7 days a week, 9am and 6pm Mon – Sat and 10am to 4pm Sunday.


Q: Can I charge extra for fixtures and fittings?
A: No. Fixtures and fittings usually come with the home but if there are movable furniture items then these can be bought separately. To sell your house without problems, its always best to agree on saleable items early on.


Q: As you are online, will I be able to meet the agent personally?

A: Yes. You will meet the agent at the home visit, where he will discuss everything with you.


Q: Do you provide a building survey?
A: No. this is for the buyer to provide, however we can arrange a quote from our panel of preferred suppliers.


Q: What if I have already instructed another agent?
A: You must check your contract with them and abide by their terms.


Q: How long does an EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) last?

A: It lasts for 10 years from the date it was issued.


 Q: What do I do first?
A: Complete the form or call us on 01702 410 711. At Legra Homes we endeavour to give you all the information you need about selling your house.


 Q: What will happen at the home visit or valuation?
A: Your qualified property assessor will take measurements and details of your property and discuss the valuation with you.


Q: How long before the property is on the market with Rightmove, Zoopla, and other online directories?
A: Once you have had your home visit valuation and are happy to put the property online, then it can take as little as 12 hours to be online.


 Q: Is there a sole agency agreement or  contract?
A: Yes. Our Legra Homes Agent will explain all terms and conditions relating to the contract on the home visit. We believe that contracts protect both the vendor and the agency.


Q: Do I pay for a ‘For Sale’ board?
A: No. One of our team members will come and erect that for you.


Q: Will I be charged for any changes that need to be made to the details?
A: No. Just contact us we are there to help. Our main objective is to sell your house.


Q: How do I conduct viewings?
A: At Legra Homes, we check potential viewers details. You are the best person to show viewers around your property, as you have the most knowledge about it. If however, you are unable to do this, we can arrange an ‘Open House’, where an agent will attend.


Q: Where do we advertise?
A: We advertise on Rightmove, Zoopla, Prime Location, Social Media and we also advertise on our website with all your property information in the media.


Q: Do you negotiate offers?
A: Yes. Your agent will confer with you and the potential buyer. Legra Homes will always push to sell your house for the best price possible to the most suitable buyer.


Q: Can I use my own photos?
A: Our agent is a professional photographer who will show your property at its greatest advantage, so using your own photos will not necessarily help to sell your home.


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