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    Selecting the best estate agent is a critical decision when it comes to selling your home. At Dacre Son & Hartley we pride ourselves on delivering an exceptional service, and with considerable experience of selling and letting properties in the Ripon area including Sharow, Burton Leonard and North Stainley we consistently deliver the right results for our clients - just take a look at allAgent.co.uk to see what our customers think. Exceptional knowledge of the local area and our network of 21 estate agents' offices across Yorkshire ensures your property is seen far and wide, whether it's for sale or to let.

    As well as selling homes, we also have years of property management and residential lettings experience behind us and our property rental agents can help you navigate the rental market with ease. So, if you have a property to rent our extensive lists of potential tenants means we can help to quickly find the right tenant for you.

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    Areas covered by Dacres Ripon include North Stainley, Kirby Hill, Masham, Sharow, Grewelthorpe, Littlethorpe, Burton Leonard, Kirkby Malzeard and Bishop Monkton, we've properties for sale or to let.

    Whether you are looking to buy a detached in Sharow, rent a semi in Ripon or looking at homes ideal for first time buyers in Grewelthorpe, our friendly team can help you each step of the way. Call and book a free property valuation today!

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    What our customers have to say

    "Andrew and Chris both handled the recent sale of my property. They and the whole team in the Ripon office were totally professional. In particular Andrew and Chris were available out of office hours when needed their dedication to provide an exceptional service makes them in my opinion the Estate agents of choice in Yorkshire." Mrs S, HG4

    "Nadia is a professional, friendly and helpful agent. She provided an excellent service and quickly found a tenant for my property. Any queries were dealt with and resolved to my satisfaction." Mrs G, HG4

    "A dedicated and professional team who all talk to each other - so even when someone isn't in everyone else in the team are up to date! There advise was always spot on. Thank you Dacres." Debbie, HG2

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Selling with Dacres
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    We understand that selling your property can be a life-changing step, our approach is to offer clear-thinking advice throughout the whole process, taking into account the market and the special features of your property as well as your objectives and time scales. It's a winning approach that achieves the best results for our clients, time after time.
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    Local knowledge - national reach
    • Our network of 20 branches across West Yorkshire and North Yorkshire gives us more coverage than any other independent local estate agents in the region.

    • Highly trained, professional staff within each office really understand their local markets - we know what will strike a chord with different buyers.

    • Local knowledge enables us to provide evidence-based advice on the best price at which to market a property.

    • Our high profile as one of the leading estate agents in Yorkshire makes us the first call for buyers in the region as well as other parts of the UK and abroad.

    • Our in-depth knowledge of the Yorkshire property market means that we are often the preferred adviser for relocation professionals nationally, giving our clients' properties full exposure to this influential network.
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    Targeted promotions that get results
    • Mailouts to our database of over 6,100 active buyers across the UK and overseas.
    • SMS text alerts to our hot buyers.
    • Quality colour brochures and floorplans to sell your home to its best potential.
    • Eye-catching adverts placed in appropriate digital (including social media and print media in Yorkshire and beyond.
    • Distinctive and prominent 'For Sale' boards.
    • Striking window and office displays.
    • Linked information across our network of branches.
    • Accompanied viewings, if required, by well-informed professionals.
    • Motivated teams of negotiators enthusiastically selling by telephone and face-to-face.
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    Keeping clients informed

    We recognise that selling a property can be stressful and, if you're in a chain, there may be many twists and turns. We work hard to take the uncertainty out of the process.

    • Highly skilled professionals keep clients updated at every stage of the process.
    • 24/7 access via our innovative, secure, personalised web portal - My Dacres - provides clients with viewers' feedback and progress on the sale.
    • My Dacres also collates useful data on responses to advertising activity and online traffic, enabling the marketing programme to be adapted as necessary.
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Buying with Dacres
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    When searching for a property, whether it's a first-time buy, family home, downsize or an investment property, it always helps to be ahead of the crowd. By registering with Dacre, Son & Hartley, we can help to identify properties that meet your criteria and ensure that you hear about them at the earliest opportunity, sometimes before they come to market.

    Few estate agents in West Yorkshire or North Yorkshire can match the range of properties we offer, so contact us first and our experienced personnel will be pleased to assist in the search for your dream home.

    Step-by-step guide to finding your ideal property

    1. Register with us. You can do this by visiting one of our offices in person, by 'phone or online at dacres.co.uk

    2. When you have identified your preferred location and type of property - as broad or as narrow as you wish - our web-linked mailing system will ensure you receive information across all areas that match your requirements.

    3. We will ensure you receive information however you want it, by post, email or SMS text, as soon as it becomes available.

    4. If you are seeking a new property, our New Homes
    Department [link to New Homes/Buying page] can update you on the many developments that we represent, including any special offers available from developers, and then guide you through the process of buying on completion or 'off-plan'.

    5. For investment purchasers, our Investors Club will not only source properties but can also let and manage them on your behalf.

    6. When you receive our property brochures, you will find that they are designed to assist your decision-making, including accurate descriptions of the property and its location, high quality photographs to convey the style of a house and detailed floor plans.

    7. You will see that many of the properties featured on this website also include area maps and Street View to assist you in assessing a property's location.

    8. The Area Guides on this website also provide useful information on local facilities, schools, transport etc, all of which will enable you to determine whether the property is right for you.

    9. Use the Map feature at the top of this page to identify properties for sale in your chosen location.

    10. To assist with any mortgage questions, our online property details include a handy mortgage calculator and we can also provide independent financial advice [link to DSH Financial Services page] tailored to your needs and circumstances.

    11. The Saved Properties feature at the top of this page, enables you to quickly save details of any properties that you are interested in.

    12. If you wish to view a property, our friendly, well-informed viewing staff will ensure that all your questions are answered promptly and accurately.

    13. We will always seek feedback on any property you've viewed as this not only helps the vendor but can also enable us to refine, with you, your property requirements and the matching process.

    Above all, we will seek to find the property that's right for you and will keep you informed throughout the buying process. Perhaps that's why so many of our purchasers become vendors in the future.
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Meet our team
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    Chris O'Mahony, Area Manager
    Chris has worked for Dacre, Son & Hartley since 2006 and has vast experience in the sale of a broad range of properties.Having progressed from valuer, Chris is now the area maanger for our Ripon, Pateley Bridge and Thirsk offices. He is experienced in the sale of both rural and town properties and is renowned for his personal service to sellers. Chris lives in Harrogate with his son Jack.
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    Andrew Skelton, Sales Manager
    Andrew joined Dacre, Son & Hartley in 2013 and was appointed sales manager in 2014. He splits his time between our offices in Ripon and Thirsk where he oversees the day to day running of them.Andrew was born in London and lived in West Sussex before moving with his family to attend Ripon Grammar School. Having lived in Ripon for the last 17 years he has extensive local knowledge. In his free time he enjoys watching rugby with his twin brother Patrick.
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    Ben Buckley, Sales Negotiator
    Ben joined Dacres in 2017 as a Sales Negotiator and has plenty of sales experience, having previously worked as an Area Sales Co-ordinator for a wholesale interiors company.Ben is from Ripon and is a runner and rugby player, he has a keen interest in property, as well as sound knowledge of the local property market. Ben's father is a chartered surveyor, so he has grown up around the industry. Ben was attracted to the role at Dacres as he wanted to join a well-established firm and Dacres has a great reputation for investing and devleoping it's people that really appealed to him.
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    Kate Dickens, Lettings Manager
    Kate has worked within the lettings industry for 6 years and brings a wealth of experience to the lettings team. Kate is overseeing and expanding the lettings department in the Ripon, Thirsk and Pateley Bridge area after joining the Dacres team in 2017.Kate strives to deliver the best service possible to both landlords and tenants. She lives in Easingwold with her young son Jax.
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    Joanne Halford, Sales Negotiator
    Joanne joined the Ripon team as Sales Negotiator in June 2018 after completing a degree in English Literature.She lives in North Yorkshire and has worked part time in the service and retail sector whilst studying. She is enjoys dancing and playing netball in her spare time and is very keen to help customers with all their property requirements.
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    David Atkinson, Sales & Lettings Negotiator
    David joined the Ripon office in August 2018, having first worked for the company back in the early 80s where he spent 2 years at our Otley office. David has always lived in the Harrogate and surrounding areas and went to school in Ripon.
    After gaining a degree in Estate Management he has worked for approximately 16 years in both the residential and buy to let sectors, with extensive property management experience.
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    Michelle Amour, Office Administrator
    Michelle forms the backbone of the Ripon office by supporting the Sales and Lettings staff with all areas of administration.Michelle has worked for Dacres in Ripon for 5 years and has been invaluable in keeping the office running to a high standard to maintain our market leading position.
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    Daniel Rice, Sales Negotiator
    Dan joined Dacres in early 2018 having spent the last couple of years in a customer facing role, bringing with him a wealth of experience in customer services.Dan has lived in the area for the last 10 years, having previously lived in numerous countries all over the world, due to his dad's role in the RAF. In his spare time Dan enjoys socialising with friends and has a keen interest in Football and Horse Racing.
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    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      efficient, professional manner
      "DSH handled the entire sale from start to finish in an efficient, professional manner. When the first buyer pulled out at the eleventh hour, the property was immediately put back on the market and the process resumed without hitch." Pete B (11th April 2018)
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      smooth & straightforward sale of the property
      "Smooth & straightforward sale of the property for us, so it must have been a positive experience. Ben was our lead contact, Elliot stepped in as necessary, & both did a great job. We had very little hassle & competent advice. Would (& indeed have) recommended Dacres based on our experience." J Anderson (2nd April 2018)

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      extremely committed & diplomatic
      " We would like to highly commend Dacre Son & Hartley, Ripon for their outstanding professionalism shown to us during the purchase of our property. Chris O'Mahony and Ben Buckley (our allocated adviser) were extremely committed, diplomatic and when at times progress appeared un achievable, their tenacity shone through to bring the sale and our purchase to a successful conclusion. We would like to thank Ben & Chris for their excellent customer service and hard work and would highly recommend these two gentlemen to anyone thinking of selling their property." A & A (30th May 2018)
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