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    Welcome to Richard Kendall Estate Agent, a family firm with family traditions. We are an independent local firm of Estate Agents and have been selling and renting homes in the Wakefield area for over 45 years. From our Ossett office we cover the whole of Horbury, through into Ossett, West Wakefield (Netherton, Flockton, Middlestown, Grange Moor, etc) and well into Dewsbury and Thornhill. We have a strong team behind us giving you a professional and personal service from fully qualified staff, seven days a week.
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    As Wakefield's largest Independent Estate Agent we consistently have the largest selection of new properties to the market in the local area each week. Within these pages you will find the best selection of properties throughout your local area, whether you are looking for a house, bungalow, apartment or even a piece of land.
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    Our Services

    We offer FREE market appraisals whereby one of our experienced Valuers will vist your home to provide a detailed valution of your property for sale, together with explaining to you our marketing approach in the selling of your home.

    Are you looking to rent out your home? Look no further than our Residential Lettings team based at our Horbury office. Simply call 01924 260022 and again we can provide a FREE no obligation rental appraisal of your property.

    In addition to the above, we can provide you with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) which is a legal requirement in either selling or renting your home.

    We also provide free Independent Mortgage advice throughout our five offices. Whether you are looking to finance your new home, arranging a buy to let mortage or are simply looking to remortage your existing property we can can assist you with all aspect of budget planning for your future.

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    Wanting to arrange a viewing?
    If you would like to view any of our properties currently for sale please do not hesitate to contact us on 01924 266555. We are open 7 days a week and carry out accompanied viewings every day of the week, including Sundays.
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Looking for a local agent with local expertise?
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    Call us today to help you sell your home
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    Richard Kendall Estate Agent is an independent family firm with a strong team behind them. We will give you a personal service working on your behalf 7 days a week. This is what we specialise in.
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    For over 45 years, Richard Kendall has been selling homes in the Wakefield area. Through experience, reputation and determination, by choosing Richard Kendall Estate Agent to sell your home you will be in the best possible hands. We will put your needs first to ensure that Richard Kendall Estate Agent will serve you with the utmost professionalism and dedication to selling your home, taking whatever steps needed to meet your requirements.
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    What we can do for you in selling your home

    You will be allocated your own personal sales negotiator who will deal with your property from the moment it comes on the market right throught to legal completion.

    Draft copies of brochures are prepared for your approval prior to it being sent out on our mailing lists. This way you can ensure that your home is marketed the way you want it to be, making sure no stone has been unturned in marketing the property in its best light. All our brochures include colour photography, internal and external pictures which best represent your home in order to attract potential viewers. Once approved, your property details will appear on all relevant websites within 24 hours to ensure that we market your property as soon as possible from instruction.

    During the marketing of your property we will guarantee that all prospective purchasers are called for feedback and you are informed of your viewers comments within 48 hours of the viewing. Our mailing list holds literally hundreds of people actively looking to buy property in the Wakefield area and is updated daily.

    We regularly spend over £200,000 on advertising our Vendor's properties in Wakefield. Richard Kendall recognises how important it is to all our clients to advertise your property to maximum effect and we work hard to ensure that we deliver your expectations. No other agent in the Wakefield area takes more pages in the Wakefield Express than Richard Kendall. Here you will find the best selection of properties for sale in the Wakefield and surrounding areas. Furthermore we produce our very own magazine the House to Home, which reaches the doors of 6,000 homes per issue of those actively looking to buy a house in the local area. All the information on the website is updated daily and your property's colour brochure can be fully printed from our website.

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    Professionalism is of great importance
    At Richard Kendall Estate Agent we want to ensure that you receive the best possible service we can provide. We are members of both the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) and the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA). Furthermore we subscribe to The Property Ombudsman for Sales and Lettings.
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Looking to find your perfect home?
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    We have the largest selection of properties for sale in Wakefield all under one roof here at Richard Kendall Estate Agent. We are open 7 days a week, carrying out and organising valuations Monday through to Sunday. Whether you are looking to buy a house, a flat or even land, we have something that will suit everyone at Richard Kendall.
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    Needing some advice?

    All of our staff have extensive experience in Estate Agency and are on hand 7 days a week to provide you with the best advice for all your property needs. Whether it is looking for an investment property, a buy-to-let or you are a first time buyer, we will advise you every step of the way. We can also provide you with independent mortgage advice to help you look at ways in which you can finance your new home.

    Contact us today on 01924 266555 to arrange your viewing or email us at ossett@richardkendall.co.uk.

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What can we offer you?
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    Richard Kendall Estate Agent can offer you the following:

    • Free market appraisal on your home for sale or for rent
    • Residential Valuations for probate purposes
    • Personal and professional sales experience in the selling of your home
    • Full letting and mangement services for Landlords
    • Energy Performance Certificates (EPC's)
    • Independent Mortgage Advice
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    Call 01924 266555 for further details
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Meet the team
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    The team at Richard Kendall Estate Agent
    With nearly 60 members of staff it is impossible for us to introduce each individually, but we are delighted to be able to provide you with an introduction to some of the key members of Richard Kendall Estate Agent, Ossett who you will no doubt speak to on a daily basis in the selling or buying of your home.
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    Melanie Robinson MNAEA - Office Manager
    Melanie has returned to Richard Kendall Estate Agent after 9 years and it's almost as if she never left. Melanie has extensive experience in selling houses in and around the local areas and you will be hard pushed to find another negotiator with such an breadth of knowledge of the houses in Wakefield.
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    Mandy Bennett - Senior Property Consultant
    Despite being our newest member of the sales negotiation team, Mandy has in fact been with Richard Kendall Estate Agent for over 10 years. Like many before, Mandy began life with us as a weekend receptionist, but so keen was she on the job to hand, Mandy developed a keen interest in the negotiation and selling of properties and has now joined our Ossett office on a full time basis as a property consultant.
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    Suzanne Jordan - Property Consultant
    Having trained as a nursery school teacher in her formative years, we persuaded Suzanne that he social skills were being underused and invited her to join us in our Accounts team. Suzanne has gone from strength to strength and is now one of our Property Negotiators based in our Ossett office, job sharing with Donna Warrington.
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    Trish Wraith - Senior Property Consultant
    Having had extensive experience of selling property in West Yorkshire we are delighted that Trish decided to join Richard Kendall in 2016. Trish adapted quickly to the fast paced environment that we all like to work within and she quickly connected extremely well to all her vendors with ease and is one of the great characters in our Ossett office.
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    Donna Warrington - Property Consultant
    Having started life at Richard Kendall as a weekend receptionist, Donna quickly grew her skills and works part time during the week at our Ossett office to assist in arranging viewings, valuations, arranging mortgages, taking offers... there's not much that Donna cannot turn her hand to. A great asset to the company.
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    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      always very polite and approachable.
      Mandy was very good at her job and kept us informed at every stage of the procedure, always very polite and approachable. Overall a good experience from the office staff, with a satisfactory outcome.

      C R Gibson - February 2018

    • Seller Testimonial

      seamlessly dealt with the whole process
      Melanie and her staff were fantastic in assisting in what turned out to be a lengthy and complicated sale. The team are all very personable and seamlessly dealt with the whole process, keeping me informed of any developments and liaising with any third parties as required. They helped keep the process very transparent in terms of when and what was happening and had an air of calm confidence in the manner that they operated. Thanks very much.

      Chris - February 2018
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      professional, knowledgable and highly efficient
      This is the 2nd time in 12 months we have used Richard Kendall to sell a property. The service we consistently receive is very professional, knowledgable and highly efficient. The latest transaction completed within 4 weeks of the sale being agreed and we would not hesitate to recommend the services of Richard Kendall to other sellers.

      James Bladon - February 2018
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      Excellent, professional and friendly service
      Excellent, professional and friendly service from Melanie at Kendall's to help us sell our house. Although the completion was slower than initially anticipated, Melanie steered us through the setbacks efficiently - far more proactively and effectively than either our or the buyer's solicitor - and managed a positive outcome just before Christmas. (Solicitor organised through Kendall's.)

      Linda B - January 2018
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      the best I have encountered 
      Melanie anticipated what questions I may have raised with weekly informative updates as the selling process progressed. A very pleasant and professional lady - the best I have encountered in my buying and selling experiences over 40 years.

      Mave - Dec 2017
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      absolutely faultless
      Having bought and sold over 60 houses I feel I'm in a position to offer a constructive appraisal of the performance of my estate agent. It was 1st class absolutely faultless whether that's down to the driving force of the manager Melanie I'm not sure but every contact I had with the branch was handled professionally, promptly and efficiently every time. Excellent service thank you very much.

      P Scott - November 2017
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      received an offer within the first week
      Excellent services, Melanie and the team at Ossett went above and beyond to help our move run smoothly. Any problems that arose were always dealt with quickly and efficiently. We received an offer within the first week of marketing. We would highly recommend Richard Kendall.

      Collier - October 2017
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      friendly and professional service
      Mandy was an absolute throughout the process of selling our house, facilitating the negotiation and ensuring we were always fully up to date. Mandy was always on hand to help with questions we had or to re assure us, she made a stressful time a lot easier and we would definitely recommend her friendly and professional service to anyone.

      Jhurd - October 2017
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      extremely professional, helpful and friendly
      Richard Kendal's handling of the sale of my father's property was amazing. They were extremely professional, helpful and friendly and I couldn't of asked any more of them. Massive thanks to them all but especially Suzanne Jordan who was dealing with the sale personally and was the driving force of it completing in time scale we had. Would 100% recommend to any one after my experience and can't give her enough credit for her commitment, work and energy. Many thanks on behalf of the wheeler family!

      Liam Wheeler - December 2018
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      kept us well informed of the progress in our sale
      Melanie kept us well informed of the progress in our sale. When we had any queries she listened to what we had to say and gave us sound advice. Though the sale seemed to take a while to sort out we were always confident in the knowledge we were going to complete.

      George - January 2018
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      rang us every week to keep us informed
      We had not moved house for 40 years so were very pleased to find that Melanie would be "holding our hands" throughout the entire process. There were only 2 of us in the chain but the sale of our house dragged on and on for 3 months (no fault of RKs). Melanie rang us every week to keep us informed of the (lack of) progress. Eventually, moving day arrived and this proved to be very stressful as we were still waiting for the keys to our new bungalow over 4 hours after we left our house. Melanie sorted it for us and saw to it that we were not homeless that night even though it was dark when we finally moved in. She also recommended a surveyor and solicitor both of which we used and found to be very good. Melanie knew that we were looking for a bungalow in the same area and rang us to notify us when a suitable one was coming onto the market so we also bought our new property through Richard Kendall's too.

      G & D - January 2018
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      Communication was excellent
      The service we have received from Richard Kendall has been exceptional. The whole process from valuation to completion was dealt with professionalism. Communication was excellent and we were kept updated on a regular basis by Melanie who is an absolute credit to the company. We couldn't have asked for a better service. Thank you.

      Bex - January 2018
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      would highly recommend Melanie at Richard Kendall
      The first thing we'd like to say is 'excellent excellent', we have bought and sold many times over the years and nothing is too much trouble for Melanie, she does everything in her power to make it as stress free as possible. Always keeping us updated and tries to make things run as smoothly and quickly as possible. See has an excellent team of co-workers. If you are ever thinking of moving we would highly recommend Melanie at Richard Kendall Ossett !!!!! Thanks again Mel.

      Paul and Deb Dickey - January 2018
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      attention to detail is amazing
      Fantastic job done by Melanie! Her attention to detail is amazing and that personal touch which other Estate Agents seem to lack is second to none. Big thank you Melanie, well done!!

      Richard K- January 2018

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      excellent throughout the process
      Mandy, the estate agent of the people we were buying from, was excellent throughout the process of buying our first house. Mandy kept us well informed and dealt with our concerns thoroughly (and I'm sure those of others in the chain). Of all the people we have dealt with during this process, Mandy has stood out above the rest. If we came to sell our house further down the line, I would definitely want Mandy supporting us.

      J&S - February 2018
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      nothing was too much trouble for her
      Hi just wanted to show our appreciation to the dedication to detail Mandy has shown all the way through the purchase process,from start to finish, by keeping the vendor and the buyer and all solicitors in the loop to keep the process moving along all the way through; nothing was too much trouble for her, and she was undertaking roles which were outside of her remit to keep the sale going. Can't thank her enough for helping us.Regards 

      Simon - February 2018
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      fantastic in answering our queries
      As first time buyers we were worried the whole process. Suzanne and Donna were absolutely fantastic in answering our queries no matter how small. Both ladies were professional and approachable and communicated with each other and us very well. They clearly explained everything and even spoke with our solicitors for us. Both ladies are very knowledgeable about everything which made buying our first home (almost) stress free. I wouldn't hesitate to contact them again. Hope you enjoyed the Prosecco we bought you as a thank you gift.

      Kate & Matt - October 2017
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      wish we could buy all of our property from them
      Can't fault them. Work so hard to complete deals. Best agent in the area, always on the ball and working to get the deal done. We have bought 4 houses in 3 years from this agent and I wish we could buy all of our property from them. If you are selling use them! If you are buying, you can't go wrong. 

      Can't beat them - October 2017
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      went above and beyond!
      We bought a house under Richard Kendall's profile. It was a stressful experience but despite all that we had excellent service from Suzanne. She was fantastic at keeping us updated on the progress and continued to pursue and chase the relevant services in order to complete as soon as possible. She truly went above and beyond! We cannot thank her enough for helping us so much. As a result we would definitely recommend Richard Kendall.

      Aideen - October 2017
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      excellent at keeping us informed
      Both Melanie and Mandy were very helpful in assisting us to buy our bungalow after a stressful time for the Vendor and us the buyers . They were excellent at keeping us informed on progress on the sale ( It wasn't straight forward). Thank you to all the team especially Melanie

      Paula Whiteley - January 2018
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      made a stressful experience easier for us
      We recently moved into our new property in Horbury. Unfortunately the move didn't go as smoothly as predicted due to the fact that the deeds had been lost to the house we were purchasing. This added at least 4 weeks on to the purchase which was quite frustrating. Melanie was very helpful throughout the purchase and was always available with up to date information on progress whenever we required it. She made a stressful experience easier for us to cope with ! Highly recommended.

      Mr & Mrs McGrath - January 2018
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