paragraphFine & Country Property Consultants
Residential Sales and Lettings Consultants (incorporating Town and Country Southern)
Fine and Country is a network of independent estate agents, providing you with local knowledge, expertise and professionalism. We have a maintained register of potential purchasers looking to purchase homes in the upper quartile and an in-depth knowledge of the type of people who may be interested in either buying or renting property in this niche sector.
We also know the local marketplace intimately, the values of properties in your area, the advantages, features and benefits in the vicinity such as schools, transport, future developments and industry. Having the advantages of regional marketing, regular presence in the local press and the increasingly important Refined and Finer lifestyle magazines. Having an International department, we have the facilities of marketing and selling properties in South Africa, Dubai, New Zealand, St Petersburg, Malta and Cyprus to name but a few. With professional property presentation, including high quality detailed brochures, professional photography, showrooms in Drayton, Emsworth and Park Lane, London and the ability to tailor the marketing of your home to ensure your property enjoys the maximum exposure on all levels.
Our philosophy is to achieve the best possible price for your property, whether it be for sale or letting in the time period you require.
We are members of the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA), the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) and the Portsmouth Property Association (PPA) The Hampshire Estate Agents Association (HAEA) and The Property Ombudsman (TPO). Having offices in prominent high street locations, covering Southsea, Portsmouth, Cosham, Drayton, Emsworth, Southern Hampshire and West Sussex.
If you are looking for a professional, honest estate/letting agent, then please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy for one of our property consultants to discuss your marketing requirements.
If you are a Landlord with a property to let or you are reviewing your management options, why not talk to us, free of charge, in order to obtain and honest appraisal for the best way to utilise your investment. Our marketing strategy includes: colour sales particulars with internal images, accompanied viewings by experienced, mature reliable staff, regular local advertising, property matching with prospective tenants, distinctive and eye catching To-Let boards and regional wide marketing coverage. We subscribe to the major property websites and are members of the Ombudsman Scheme for Lettings Agents (OEA), the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA), The Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA), Client's Money Protection Scheme (CMP) and the Tenant's Deposit Release Scheme (TDS). Your property will be in good hands.
Whether you are a landlord, tenant, seller or buyer, to benefit from excellent service, please contact your local office.
Our staff have a excellent local knowledge and experience, our Director, Colin Shairp, has been an Estate Agent and Letting Agent in the area since 1985 and was (2007 - 2011) the Chairman of the NAEA Solent Region, a Fellow of the NAEA and Fellow of ARLA. Colin is one of 7 national representatives on the Fine & Country National Advisory Council and Chairs the IT Sub-Committee. If you would like to deal with friendly, forward thinking and reliable staff, we would be delighted to help you through all stages of the moving process. We are committed to making, what is considered to be one of the most stressful transactions, easier and less time consuming for you.
Specialising in sales of homes in the upper quartile, Fine & Country offer a proactive and innovative approach to the marketing of exceptional property through the use of sophisticated on and off line strategies. Our Park Lane office provides direct access to the lucrative London market and frequently hosts property exhibitions displaying distinctive homes from across the country.
Fine & Country Drayton are holders of the 'Southern Home Counties' Office of the Year Award. 'Best Fine & Country Office in Europe for Customer Services Experience' 2013 /2014. The company has also won three gold awards at the 2010, 2011 & 2012 Estate Agents of the Year event sponsored by the Sunday Times as well as five prestigious International Awards the 'Five Star Best Real Estate Agency Marketing UK' and 'Best International Real Estate Agency Marketing 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013 & 2014'.
paragraphHome SearchFinding the right home is quite often a difficult thing to do if you don't have a good knowledge of the area including; schooling, commutable road & rail links, social facilities, healthcare, community support and other amenities.
Moving or relocating to a new area can a daunting prospect. We can help you make the whole process easier, we have 300 offices in the UK and 60 offices abroad, so we have a vast coverage as well as extensive local knowledge.
Our Home Search service will not only help you find a suitable property but we will provide expert advice concerning the price and suitability of your chosen property as well as explaining the terms of the agreement ensuring that you get the best possible deal.
We are able to direct you to other professionals who can provide local legal advice, financial advice (where it be a mortgage or tax advice required), survey advice and recommendations, removals and storage, all at competitive rates. If it's peace of mind that you require then our award winning team will always be happy to help.
We are happy to arrange a consultation at one of our local offices or at our head office in Park Lane, London if required.
You will have access to a extensive range of quality properties in requested locations worldwide
We will plan and coordinate a research tour which will be accompanied by one of our relocation specialists. This will allow you to explore different locations, type and styles of properties within the area.
We will ensure that the best available properties are sourced to meet your requirements and budget
A realistic fee for this service is payable.
paragraphWarwickshire Gold Cup - July AnnuallyAt Fine & Country we pride ourselves on a genuine commitment to personal service delivered by experienced professionals. Combined with our creative approach to marketing, we have a full understanding of homes in the upper quartile with an impressive track record, which is second to none and a growing reputation as estate agents that consistently perform to the high standards that our clients demand. We pride ourselves on knowing the local market intimately. Our property experts live within the local area so are best placed to advise about market trends, the local economy, transport links and of course the best private and state schools in the region. To compliment the expert local approach, we have an extensive network of offices across the world, with Fine & Country branches located as far away as New Zealand and several more, closer to home, in key locations across Europe. This extensive coverage and local expertise has been recognised at the International Property Awards, where we have been awarded The Best Real Estate Marketing for an astonishing 5 years in succession.
paragraphThe Estate Agency Foundation
I am privileged to have received, on 6th December 2012, an award presented by Rebecca Adlington OBE (Olympic Swimmer and Sports Personality).
The award was from the Estate Agency Foundation (EAF), a charity dedicated to helping eliminate the causes of homelessness.
It confirms our commitment to the cause and that we are the 1000th Ambassador for the charity.
I received the certificate at the prestigious 'Sunday Times Awards' held in Lancaster Hotel, London.