Goldschmidt & Howland has been successfully Selling and Letting residential property locally since 1888 and are delighted to offer you our services as one of London's leading independent property companies. Our corporate ethos is ‘How It Should Be’ and the information below will tell you more about our beliefs and principles, and help you to better decide whether you would like us to help you.
We take our role as a professional services firm very seriously. We undergo thorough training and apply tough rules and standards throughout our company. To ensure we live up to our claim of being passionately professional, we have a set of principles that act as service guidelines. These are the service principles we adhere to in our day-to-day work in order to reinforce our reputation and forge strong productive relationships.
When dealing with property, having real local knowledge is essential. This means knowing the feel of an area, the people who live there and those little gems you can only find out about from being part of the community or working there. We appreciate how important this is to ensure that we find the right people or property for you.
A person’s property is often a reflection of their personality, so we fully understand how important it is to treat everyone individually. We listen to your needs and ask the right questions, tailoring our solutions to fit your requirements.
We think you’ll like working with us. We have thousands of satisfied customers who enjoy our refreshingly honest a caring approach.
We operate in specific sectors of the market, offering dedicated Houses sales and Flats sales departments, both of which although at the core revolve around matching property to buyer, are very different conveyance processes to manage. Within those divisions, we also price categorize the teams, ensuring that when selling your property you are dealing with individuals with in-depth knowledge of your market, from the point of valuation, arranging appointments with applicants we are actively dealing with, through to managing a known process. As individuals we have amazing knowledge and experience, as a group, the breadth of our expertise is unrivalled. We are methodical. Our figures are based on real data – we think numbers backed by facts are more useful than numbers picked out of the air. We relish the finer points and know that understanding these fully makes us better equipped to help you.
Goldschmidt & Howland has been proud to provide a high quality service to landlords who wish to be assured that their property is in professional hands and that a maximum return on their investment is being achieved. We offer a comprehensive service in advising both existing and prospective clients on all aspects of letting, from ensuring the property is suitably furnished and equipped, through to introducing a suitable tenant and managing the tenancy.
We have direct links to high calibre private and corporate tenants through our numerous established connections with major banks, foreign corporations, embassies and government bodies both in the United Kingdom and overseas. Our aim is to eliminate complexities and guide our clients through the ever changing property market. We fully recognise the need to protect the value of your property and to relieve you of the administration involved in the letting and managing of your property.
We are members of the Association of Residential Letting Agents (‘ARLA’), The National Approved Lettings Scheme (NALS) and The Property Ombudsman (TPOS) and, as such, are obliged to abide by a stringent code of conduct.
We are also members of The Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS).