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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 Skipton and the Dales including Gargrave, Grassington, Hebden and surrounding areas. We also cover Bradley, Carleton and further afield towards Barnoldswick, Earby and Salterforth.

    We consistently deliver the right results for our clients - just take a look at allAgents.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 Skipton include Gargrave, Draughton, Embsay, Cononley, Eshton and East Marton, we've properties for sale or to let.

    Whether you are looking to buy a terrace in Skipton, rent a semi in Silsden or looking at homes ideal for first time buyers in Embsay, 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

    "Delighted with the service we received from Dacres Skipton. They were efficient, courteous and professional at all times. feed back was thorough and very prompt. very attentive on all levels." Birks, BD20

    "The team at Dacres has successfully secured sales of apartments that we have released to the market. We have been impressed by the broad range of purchasers identified and the management of transactions." BVM Ltd, BD23

    "Dacres in Skipton has served me very proud between the end of year purchase of a property and now it's a sale. I appreciated advice from the office regarding the rental and sales value of my property. The piece of mind I had through the process was a real comfort for me. I hope that I can find another house with Dacres after my experience with the Skipton office." TC Athens, Skipton
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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.

    • 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.

    • 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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    Julia Green, Office Manager
    Julia joined our Skipton branch as Office Manager when returning to Yorkshire after having lived in London for more than 20 years where she worked for a number of leading independent estate agents. She lives in Wharfedale and has already started to immerse herself into the local Skipton and Craven community.
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    Jacob Taylor, Sales Negotiator
    Jacob joined Dacres in 2017 as a trainee Sales Negotiator at the Skipton office. The 18-year-old, who lives locally in Skipton, attended Ermysted's Grammar School before completing a business course at Craven College.The keen rugby player is currently enjoying his first year at senior level, playing for Wharfedale RUFC's second team. He was also part of a highly successful junior Colts side that won back to back Yorkshire Cups.
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    Laura Paterson, Sales Negotiator
    Laura started her career at Dacres in 2016 as a member of our Customer Service team, before taking up the role of Sales Negotiator at our Ilkley branch in 2017. She has since moved to join the team at Skipton. Having worked in customer service for many years, Laura is customer driven with a passion for property and an extensive knowledge of the local area. Laura is a bubbly character who enjoys speaking to people about their property requirements and helping them throughout their buying and selling journey
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    Kate McGee, Sales Negotiator
    Kate has been with Dacre, Son & Hartley for 6 years and returned recently having left to start a family with her husband. Kate lives locally meaning she has a wealth of local knowledge and a proven sales background.Kate prides herself on delivering great customer service and feels nothing is too much to assist you with your every need.
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    Aleysha Benn, Lettings Manager
    Aleysha joined Dacre, Son & Hartley in May 2018 as Lettings Manager, covering the Keighley and Craven area. Local to the area, she has built up a wealth of lettings experience having previously worked for another property agency.Aleysha's enthusiasm and drive ensures she works hard to deliver excellent customer service and helping landlords make the most of their investment.
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    Ian Bradbury, Area Director
    Ian is the firm's Area Director for three Aire Valley offices. Based in Keighley, he has over 30 years' experience in the Aire and Worth Valley's dealing with all types of property from terraced houses to country estates. Locally born and educated, Ian is married with two teenage children. A keen sportsman, he has played both local football and cricket but now enjoys being a spectator of his children's sporting prowess.
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    Adele Sanderson, Sales Negotiator
    Adele joined the Daces Skipton team in June 2018 with 20 years' customer service experience, which includes working for British Airways. She has more recently been working as a Sales Negotiator at a Bradford based estate agent where she gained experience in sales as well as lettings and property management.
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    Harriet Eley, Sales Administrator
    Harriet joined the Skipton team as Sales Administrator in July 2018, having worked in Bradford as a Sales Negotiator previously for 8 years, prior to having her daughter Lily, who is now 2 years old. She lives in Grassington and has joined the team to continue her career in the property industry. With many years' experience she will be a great asset to the branch and the new team at Skipton.
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    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      very enthusiastic about selling our property
      "Julia was very enthusiastic about selling our property and was also personally very proactive during the whole process, making sure the sale went through as quickly as possible, not always in the easiest circumstances. Thank you Julia and your team."
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      Extremely pro-active
      "Julia -was extremely pro -active and went the extra mile to make sure all matters were dealt with which ultimately lead to a successful residential sale. Throughout the whole process there were regular updates and she handled the whole sale process with professionalism."
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      really exceeded our expectations
      "Julia Green and the Dacres team at Skipton have really exceeded our expectations, we would not hesitate to highly recommend them. Throughout the whole process the communication has been outstanding, and we felt we received a very personalised service. Julia could not have worked harder, and we are delighted with the outcome."

    Testimonials from Buyers

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      supportive and professional
      "Julia was very supportive and professional during a very tense purchase! She was always available and certainly goes that extra mile whatever time. We will be forever grateful."
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      all the team have been excellent
      "Julia appears to be an excellent manager and sets the tone for her staff in being professional, friendly and efficient. Based on my experience of using Dacres (Skipton) I would highly recommend them and use again. Although not mentioned by name all the team have been excellent."
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