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Setting the standard for 30 years
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    Who We Are

    Harker & Bullman were Wimborne's very first dedicated letting agent when we opened for business in 1988.

    For the past 29 years, we have maintained our position at the top of the local lettings market and have established an excellent reputation for service, efficiency and reliability.

    We are an independent family owned business and manage over 300 properties across East Dorset, Blandford, Poole and Bournemouth.

    Why Use Harker & Bullman

    > Devoted to Property Letting and Management. We are not Estate Agents.

    > Regulated members of ARLA Propertymark. This brings with it Client Money Protection, ensures our staff are fully trained and our systems are checked on a regular basis.

    > First-Class customer service from efficient staff who go the extra mile.

    > Competitive fees for both Landlords and Tenants.

    > Dedicated Property Managers act as point of contact for each property.

    > Our Landlords and Tenants say they feel safe renting with Harker & Bullman.

    > Consistent positive reviews on Google, RaterAgent and AllAgents websites.

    > The people! Our team's experience, judgement and attitude sets us apart.

    What We Stand For

    Our principles underpin our strategy plus they make good business sense.

    By behaving in a transparent, ethical manner, by paying attention to the finer details and by making the right (sometimes hard) decisions, our customers trust us and the business operates more effectively.

    Our reputation has taken a long time to build and we are determined to keep it. We try to care for every property as if it were our own and deliver a First-Class customer service to both Landlords and Tenants. By taking the time do things properly and by understanding our clients' needs, many common problems are avoided and customer satisfaction is increased.

    Letting a property is just the beginning of our work so we are not interested in making a 'quick buck' if it comes at the expense of long term relationships or greater rewards for our clients.

    Please telephone 01202 856022 to discuss your requirements with a member of the team or find us on Facebook!

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    Why choose Harker & Bullman?

    Whether you are considering letting your own home or making a Buy-to-Let investment, we understand what an important decision this is. You will be looking for an agent you can trust, who has local knowledge and the drive and experience to achieve the best possible results for you.

    Harker & Bullman offers a range of comprehensive services to make your life easier and can be flexible to meet an individual landlord's needs. 

    Key advantages include:

    > 30 years in Lettings - you benefit from the experience and knowledge we have built up.

    > Dedicated solely to Lettings and Property Management. We are not Estate Agents and prefer to specialise in what we know best.

    > Free, Honest Advice on how to prepare your property for letting or what to look for when purchasing a Buy-To-Let investment .

    > A Quick Let - Effective marketing, automatic alerts for prospective tenants and a pro-active follow-up to enquiries will ensure that your property is seen immediately and is consistently let with the minimum delay.

    > The Right Tenant - Our experience and comprehensive tenant reference systems help us to find the best tenants possible.

    > Prompt Rental Payments - We have a dedicated accounts department who will pay your rent directly into your account as soon as it is received and chase any late payments promptly on your behalf.

    > Your own experienced Property Manager -who will know your property and your tenant really well, will be your regular point of contact and deal with any issues that may arise.

    > A Well Maintained Property - Your Property Manager will visit your property on a regular basis and report back to you - only this way can you be fully aware of how your asset is cared for. They will liaise with you to ensure that maintenance is dealt with swiftly and at reasonable cost.

    > Minimal Void Periods - We aim to be ahead of the game so that we know in advance when your tenants are planning to move on. This way we can re-advertise the property early enough to locate a suitable tenant and avoid your property standing empty

    > Protecting your property - A schedule of condition showing full details of your property will be drawn up before the start of the tenancy. Against this we will take a security deposit from your tenant, held until the final check-out by your Property Manager.

    > Guidance On Safety Regulations and Legal Matters - We always strive to keep our landlords up to date with any changes or new requirements, to make sure you and your property comply with all regulations.

    > Regulated by ARLA Propertymark (Association of Residential Letting Agents). This guarantees that we employ Qualified staff, offer Client Money Protection, undergo external auditing and are up-to-date with any legislation changes.

    Real Value for Money

    Don't take our word for it - see the 'Testimonials' section of this Microsite and our positive feedback on the Google, AllAgents and RaterAgents websites to hear what our customers say about us.

    For full details of the services we offer, Buy-To-Let advice, or to arrange a free appraisal- call one of our friendly team on 01202 856022.

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    You can feel safe with Harker & Bullman

    At Harker & Bullman we know how important it is that a property feels likes home. That is why we will take the time to help to understand your needs and to find your ideal property. We will take you step by step through the letting procedure and make it as simple and straightforward as we possibly can.

    When you register with us you are registering with a quality Letting Agent. We always aim to treat customers with respect and operate fairly between landlords and tenants. Communication is at the heart of what we do and we have an excellent track record for maintaining the properties we manage. A large number of our tenants have been renting through us for many years.

    Our fees for tenants are also very competitive!

    As we are regulated by ARLA Propertymark, tenants can be reassured by our Client Money Protection. This means whatever happens, all the rent and deposit you pay to us is safeguarded.

    All of our properties are shown on our own website or within the 'Current Properties' tab on the right.

    Alternatively if you wish to speak to a member of our friendly team please telephone 01202 856022.

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    Why do our customers stay with us for many years?
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      Many of the comments below were taken from our 2016 Landlord Survey - where almost 50% of our clients took the time to respond and tell us what they really thought of us.

      Over 97% of clients said we were Professional, Dependable, Honest and Knowledgeable.

    Testimonials from Landlords

    • Landlord Testimonial

      If I had to score you out of 10, it would be 11.
      Thanks for every piece of advice you have ever given us, for each and every Tenant and for every effective transaction.   If I had to give you a score out of 10, it would be eleven.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      delighted with the service provided!!

      Harker & Bullman have successfully managed my property for the past 7 years and I have been delighted with the service provided. They have always found good quality tenants and they have meticulously performed the routine inspections to handle anything that has arisen.

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      you have far exceeded our expectations.
      We would just like to take this opportunity to thank the whole team at Harker & Bullman for providing such an excellent service. You have always worked tirelessly on our behalf and you have far exceeded our expectations.
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      Couldn't wish for a more efficient service.
      Couldn't wish for a more friendly and efficient service
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      look after our property as if it were their own.
      Friendly staff that look after our property as if it were their own. Good communication even though I am based overseas. Having same contact and continuity. Maintenance is sorted quickly and promptly and is never an issue. I can not be happier with the service Sue gives me at Harker and Bullman!!
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      A reputation for efficiency.
      A reputation for efficiency. I have found H&B to be particularly professional and helpful.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      Tenants and landlord have good reason to feel safe
      Good local reputation. A business of good professional character. Tenants and landlord have good reason to feel safe with H & B.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      I could not ask for better service.
      I could not ask for better service.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      Help always available.
      Friendly, personal service. Sensible advice offered. Help always available.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      Excellent, professional service.
      Excellent, professional service.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      I have peace of mind in your very capable hands.
      Thank you for your kind and helpful service over the years. You have been such a help to me and have become good friends.I have peace of mind leaving my property in your very capable hands and know I have no worries. That you will be prompt in rectifying any maintenance issues and tenant enquiries. Thank you for your kind, efficient and helpful service.
    • Landlord Testimonial

      polite, reassuring, communicative and reliable.
      Always helpful, polite and reassuring, communicative and reliable!!!!!
    • Landlord Testimonial

      would willingly give them our recommendation.
      We have always found Harker & Bullman to be very efficient and friendly and would willingly give them our recommendation
    • Landlord Testimonial

      Selected 20 years ago, happy ever since.
      You were selected over 20 years ago when you had just started and have been happy ever since
    • Landlord Testimonial

      very satisfied with the service you all provide.

      I am very satisfied with the service you all provide from the moment I call/pop in through to selecting a tenant or resolving a maintenance issue in the flat.

    Testimonials from Tenants

    • Tenant Testimonial

      Thank You so much!

      You've been so helpful from day one and have re-assured me throughout the whole process of moving into our new home. We look forward to many happy times in our new home. Thank You so Much! 

    • Tenant Testimonial

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