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    Alan Hawkins Estate Agents is a family owned and run independent Estate Agency operating from our dedicated Royal Wootton Bassett High Street office, where we have been successfully selling residential property since our launch in 1998.

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    Alan himself, had vast experience in the local market before his passing in 2015 having, since 1983, managed two estate agent offices in the town, furthermore, before arriving in Royal Wootton Bassett had built up over 10 years experience in Swindon.

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    The family team is made up by Janet, Alan's wife and four sons being co-directors. The team is further complimented by the support of Velda and Margaret in the sales team and Geraldine and Katy in the lettings.

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    Paul joined in 2002, having been in a sales related environment for the previous 10 years, and more latterly Chris Hawkins who joined in 2014 having spent previous years in retail management. Stephen and Kevin both jointly run from the same High Street premises, our Residential Lettings Department, launched in the summer of 2005 and growing in strength year on year.

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    As a family and close knit business, our clients are guaranteed service consistency on a personal basis without the concerns of staff turnover or having to deal with staff with whom they are unfamiliar. Similarly, our commitment to our customers is paramount in every way, where honesty and trust is an integral part of our service.

    For us, it is not just a job to be done, it's our way of life!

    So, why not sit back, relax and let the family agency take the strain.

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Selling your home.
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    Instructing an agent to sell your home is an important decision. That's why at Alan Hawkins we take great pride in knowing that by instructing us, you'll receive a professional and quality service that is second to none.

    With extensive and wide marketing, your property will appear on all major websites. Our prominently situated High Street office offers the largest property display windows in Royal Wootton Bassett that guarantees your property public High Street exposure until sold.

    All our properties benefit from A3 printed sales brochures with free colour floor plans and quality images to show your property in the best possible light.
    Purchasers are also able to view your property on our own dedicated website displaying full details with floorplans and large on-screen images.

    At Alan Hawkins, we are constantly striving to find new ways of providing our clients with the best possible service, getting their properties seen by the widest audience and achieving the best possible price. To achieve this, we invest in additional marketing on 'Rightmove', the nation's number 1 property portal, offering to our clients extra marketing features such as 'Enchanced listings' and 'Featured Property' maximising their property exposure. Our mobile website also makes it easier for buyers to search for property on their smart phones or tablets. Our 'data feeds' to the social networking sites of Facebook and Twitter help notify house buyers of new instructions and price changes almost instantly.

    By instructing us, you're not just instructing another agent, you're instructing a dedicated and committed family team with a generation of local knowledge that strives in delivering results.

    Call us now to arrange for your free market appraisal.

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Our Lettings department
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    Lettings

    Our property management options include a full management property service, or should you prefer, a tenant finding only service, where we advertise your property to find a suitable tenant before handing the management of the property back to you.

    We offer a competitive fee structure whilst ensuring you receive an excellent quality of service, including evenings and Saturday viewings. We will market your property on a number of top property rental websites. We also advertise in a number of local publications as well as guaranteed high street window exposure.

    As members of the 'National Federation of Property Professionals',' National Association of Estate Agents' and 'National Approved Letting Scheme' together with the registration of the 'Office of Fair Trading', 'Property Ombudsman for Sales and Lettings', we are bonded against the misuse of client monies and follow a strict code of conduct showing our commitment to offering the highest level of customer service

    So whether you are looking to let your property, or a potential tenant looking for somewhere to rent, you will be with the right agent.

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    • Free property appraisal
    • Preparation of property details
    • Advertising on top property websites
    • Marketing of your property in our large high street windows & a 'To Let' board
    • Accompanied viewings
    • Process of application including references and guarantors (where needed)
    • Dictate and provide a full inventory & schedule of condition
    • Notify utility companies & council of change of tenant
    • Collection of 1st months rent & 6 weeks deposit

    Additional services available:

    Arrange a gas safety check.
    Arranging an electric & PAT testing.
    Arrange an EPC
    Service a notice to quit
    Property inspection checks
    Tenancy agreement renewal
    Rent & Legal fee insurance cover

    Full management

    • Free property appraisal
    • Preparation of property details
    • Advertising on top property websites
    • Marketing of your property in our large high street windows & a 'To Let' board
    • Accompanied viewings
    • Process of application including references and guarantors (where needed)
    • Dictate and provide a full inventory & schedule of condition
    • Notify utility companies & council of change of tenant
    • Collection of 1st months rent & 6 weeks deposit
    • Collecting Monthy rent & prompt transfer to landlords
    • Regular property inspections
    • Co-ordinating repairs and maintenance
    • Full inspection & inventory check at the end of tenancy
    • Serving of relevant notices to tenants
    • 24hr emergency number for tenants.
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  • Introduction

    Alan Hawkins Estate Agents
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    Paul Hawkins
    Paul is a company director and works in the residential sales department. He joined Alan Hawkins in 2002 having previously worked as a CeMap qualified mortgage advisor for 3 years prior. Paul is married and enjoys golf, badminton, running and cycling. A lot of spare time is taken up being a 'daddy caddy' to his golfing son.
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    Steve Hawkins
    Steve was born in 1973 in Royal Wootton Bassett. Having left School Steve went straight into an engineering apprenticeship for a year, before working for a Mortgage broker firm. From there Steve joined Nationwide Building Society and was a Mortgage Underwriter for 10 years. Alan Hawkins Estate Agents expanded in 2005, lead by Steve, to incorporate a residential lettings side of the business in 2005, and since then we have grown from strength to strength, dominating the rental market within our market town and surrounding villages. When Steve is not at work, he likes to fit his time around his wife Christel (who's also in the new homes business) and also his son Theodore who is 2 ½. To wind down he likes to get out and run, play golf at Broome Manor (still trying to get down to a single figure) and get out on the mountain bike in Wales with his mates which is very hard to do these days.
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    Kevin Hawkins
    Kev is a company director and works in the residential lettings department and joined the business in 2006. Previously worked within the electrical industry and then kitchen designing industry, an opportunity arose within the family business offering a completely different career avenue which Kev then grasped and proceeded to learn every aspect of the lettings industry from the ground up. Kev is a family man with three children and although enjoys many sports and activities, his sporting passion is mountain biking.
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    Chris Hawkins
    Chris is the youngest of the 4 sons and was the last son to join the family business in 2014 completing Alan's desire of having his 4 boys working together. Chris came from a run of managerial rolls in retail before joining us on the residential sales side as one of the company directors. Chris has proven that he is a natural and has excelled in his role and thoroughly enjoys the challenges and the variety that we experience day to day in the world of estate agency. Chris is a very chatty and likable character and in his own time enjoys playing football, golf, horse riding and has a new found love for Skiing.
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    Velda Gingell
    Velda is an administrator based in the sales department and is involved in all aspects of the day to day running of the office. Velda joined Alan Hawkins in 2004, having worked in the estate agency business since 1985 where she had previously worked a long side Alan at a large chain of Estate Agents. Velda is married and has 2 children and devotes her spare time to her family.
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    Geraldine Mason
    Geraldine is also a Lettings Secretary, she joined the Company in 2013 having worked for a local independent Heating Company and prior to this had 10 years experience in Residential Lettings. Geraldine enjoys the day to day challenges and varied work that is involved within the Lettings Department. In her spare time Geraldine likes to source and renovate old furniture, visiting vintage fairs and enjoys decorating and going to the Theatre, if she has time also attends Pilates Classes.
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    Margaret Smith
    Margaret joined Alan Hawkins Property Sales in August 2014 as a part time administrator having previously worked as a sales office manager and also an accounts manager before taking retirement. Margaret enjoys working with and helping people achieve their goals and believes this is an asset that works well in the Property Sales and Lettings industry having worked on a temporary basis in Alan Hawkins lettings. Margaret spends her spare time at her stables, helps on a local farm especially at lambing time and also enjoys line dancing.
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    Katy Bloxham
    Katy is a lettings secretary and is the latest member to join Alan Hawkins in 2016. Along with the usual day to day running of the lettings department, she is proving to be very keen in learning other aspects within the company also. She is currently studying Acting & Musical Theatre and enjoys other hobbies such as swimming, cooking and going to the Theatre.
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    Where we're active

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    Current Properties

    Recently Sold Properties

    Note: Markers represent the centre of postcodes, not exact locations

    Find us

    26 High Street,
    Wootton Bassett,
    SN4 7AA

    Telephone us

    Buying: 01793 277069  Local call rate

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    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      Thanks to you all for all your help and support during the sale of (address supplied) last year and the purchase of my new house. I feel very fortunate not to have had a dreadful struggle on the property market during this time and much of that has been due to your service.

      Kind Regards.

      Ms O. Royal Wootton Bassett.

    • Seller Testimonial

      See you again in 10-15 years

      We wanted to thank you for all your work in selling our house in Wood Street. We are so grateful for all your efforts in smoothing the process even after we'd accepted the offer. Your expertise and professionalism makes you stand out and we have already recommended you to a number of friends.
      See you again in 10-15 years!

      Mr & Mrs G.

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      thank you for an outstanding level of service

      "I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for an outstanding level of service you provided throughout the complete sale process. I am fully satisfied with the quality and diligence you applied to securing a purchaser for the property".
      Mr G.

    • Seller Testimonial

      excellent service in helping us sell

      "Dear Alan,
      Now that we have safely moved to the above address, June and I thought we should drop you a line to thank you and your team for your excellent service in helping us sell XX XXXXX XXXX.
      Clearly, it was not an easy sale, and we feel that the efforts made to ensure a successful completion were outstanding. Once again - Thank You.
      Mr & Mrs R"

    • Seller Testimonial

      Their help, advice and support have been great
      Alan Hawkins Estate Agents successfuly sold my property after only 3 days on the market! Their help, advice and support have been great and ensured a smooth sale. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending them to anyone wanting to sell a house!

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      very efficient

      "We purchased our property in Royal Wootton Bassett in August 2008 and dealt with Paul in sales who provided us with excellent service. Subsequently we have 3 buy to lets who we rent out through Kevin and Steve in the rentals department. They have been extremely prompt in obtaining tenants for us and very efficient in dealing with all of our requests".

      Mr & Mrs C. - RWB

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      keeping us updated

      Thank you so much for all your help with buying our house and also keeping us updated with everything.

      We really appreciated it.

      Thanks again. Mrs F

    • Buyer Testimonial

      sound advice and a wealth of experience 
      Thanks Paul and Chris for all your great work having viewed a couple of houses with you, then bought and sold through you we were really impressed with your hard work and especially getting stuck in to sort problems out with sound advice and a wealth of experience along the way. It really made a difference.
    • Buyer Testimonial

      far more knowledgeable and professional
      Having viewed properties with various Estate Agents. We found the agents from this firm to be far more knowledgeable and professional than most of the others. We would highly recommend this Estate Agent
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    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

    Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call Alan Hawkins, Wootton Bassett on 01793 840222.