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    Here at Matthews Benjamin we are a forward thinking estate agent handling quality residential and commercial property sales and lettings in the Lake District and North Lancashire region. We offer a wide real estate property register including houses, apartments, hotels, shops, farms and land. We also undertake a broad range of professional valuation work. Operating throughout a significant part of the North West region with offices covering Ambleside, Windermere, Kendal and Lancaster areas, Matthews Benjamin are well placed in Cumbria and North Lancashire for facilitating the sale, purchase and rental of properties within the central and southern Lake District and Lancashire
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Modern Methods, Traditional Values
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    For a fuss-free sale, naturally buyers first need to know about your property. Your property will be advertised strategically. We are pro-active, employing a portfolio of marketing tools including traditional publications, online channels and social media. We are dynamic in our advertising approach, constantly seeking and researching new methods to succeed in a changing, competing arena.

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    If you're selling...

    Our experienced, friendly team will support you in what can be one of life's most hectic and emotional journeys - moving home. It can be exciting, but we know it can also feel daunting, confusing and exhausting. We understand.

    Whether you're buying or selling, our aim is to make your experience as straightforward and as pleasant as possible.

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    Our door is open...

    In the heart of the English Lake District and North Lancashire, our prominent offices are open in the popular towns of Ambleside, Windermere and Lancaster.

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    Our promise to you...

    You will receive honest, informed advice and a personal, efficient service tailored to your individual circumstances.

    As members of the Property Ombudsman scheme Matthews Benjamin adheres to a rigorous code of conduct and at all times will endeavor to handle any sale or enquiry in a professional and fair manner.

    We will advise on most suitable marketing method, time frames and benefits marketing at particular times of the year, pricing and general market conditions.

    Within our high levels of service Matthews Benjamin will offer:

    • Free Market Appraisals
      • Competitive fees
      • Prominent offices and window displays in the South Lakes & North Lancashire with client car parking
      • Full colour particulars
      • Floor plans
      • Local advertising
      • Internet advertising via all relevant portals including Rightmove, Zoopla, Primelocation, OnTheMarket.com and our own successful website www.matthewsbenjamin.co.uk
      • FOR SALE boards where appropriate
      • Accompanied viewings 7 days per week
      • Virtual tours where appropriate
      • Private meeting rooms
      • Land & property Auctions where appropriate
      • Arrange EPC (Energy Performance Certificate)
      • Videoette's/ Virtual tours available
      • Access to comprehensive mailing lists
      • Regular contact & feedback
      • OS plans available
      • Professional and aerial photography if required
      • E Zines

    All backed up by an established, knowledgeable, local and friendly support team.

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    From nervous first-time buyers or couples setting up home for the first time, to large families with a never-ending tick-list of needs, to those relocating, downsizing, upsizing or buying to invest, you are assured a top-notch service delivered by specialists whose priority is placing the right people in the right homes.

    Our dual branding of Matthews Benjamin and Fine & Country has allowed us to create a specialist synergy between all levels of the market and we are proud of our unrivalled reputation. Fine & Country also gives us access to a global network of over 300 offices, so we are well equipped to help even if you are thinking of relocating out of the area.
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Meet the Lancaster Team
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    Andrew Kneale, Managing Director
    Andrew started in estate agency in 1986 with a local family firm in the Lancaster area before setting up and running a very successful solicitors estate agency practice for 17 years with 5 offices in the local area. Andrew joined the company as a Director in 2006 heading up Fine & Country which quickly established itself as the market leader in the upper quartile of the market.
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    Adam Anderton, Lettings Director
    Adam joined us as a Director in February 2018 with the sole purpose of setting up our lettings company. Adam comes with a wealth of experience and knowledge specialising in Residential Lettings & Property Management. As a registered member of ARLA Propertymark, Adam is fully qualified to assist and advise in any matters relating to Residential Lettings and Management.
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    David Carter, Property Consultant
    David boasts over 30 years experience in the local property market, starting in the industry in 1984 and quickly established himself as a well known figure in the property community. David joined the Matthews Benjamin and Fine & Country team in 2016, bringing with him his wealth of experience in residential valuation, new build projects, development opportunities and skills in negotiation of all price ranges.
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    Andrea Johnson, Property Consultant
    With the business since 2007, Andrea has been a vital part of the expansion into Lancaster with both Fine & Country and Matthews Benjamin. Andrea is also a fully qualified member of the National Association of Estate Agents having completed the extensive course in 2018 and is our leading Sales Negotiator for properties in the upper quartile of the market in the North Lancashire region.
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    Sophie Walker, Property Consultant
    Sophie has been with the company since 2012 and has been an integral part of our client relations and property consulting in The Lake District during this time . Sophie now takes on an exciting new role due to her natural social and charismatic personality. Based from our Lancaster office she will be focusing on the marketing aspect of both the company and properties.
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    Bessie Hallam, Property Consultant
    Bessie joined Matthews Benjamin and Fine & Country in June 2015; a committed and organised individual, her responsibilities and specialisms lie in client relationship and as part of our dedicated production team Bessie visits all our new properties, dealing with the production of brochures through to the social media marketing.
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    Tegan Winder, Administrator
    Since 2009 Tegan has seamlessly covered the administration and extensive marketing operation at Lancaster Office ensuring the smooth running of the business using her knowledge of the area and experience in estate agency. Tegan handles with all new properties from instruction through to brochure production, advertising schedules and sales.
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    Charlotte Derbyshire, Administrator
    Charlotte joined the Matthews Benjamin and Fine & Country team at Lancaster in 2014 bringing to her position a wealth of experience from her estate agency background. Formerly a manager of a multi-branch agency and with an excellent knowledge of the Lancaster and the Lune Valley region, Charlotte has a friendly and efficient approach for dealing with sales progression.
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    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      Helpful in every way
      Very professional dealing. From the start of first viewing of the property they went side by side to the very end. Efficient staff . Always helpful , quick responses . Helpful in every way. We felt very comfortable with them and got every bit of help we needed in this stressful time of buying our house. Cannot thank them enough. - Mrs K
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      Very helpful and courteous
      Very good experience of buying house in Caton All the staff is very helpful and courteous with good knowledge of areas around Lancaster. Bit problem with solicitors but David was always patience and willing to help and sorting out everything. Ultimately got the keys of our new house Thank you Team Matthews Benjamin. - Mr I
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      Great marketing materials
      A smooth selling process throughout. The whole MB team were professional and attentive. Great marketing materials which presented our house at its best. Also looked after our buyers with care. We can thoroughly recommend the Lancaster team based on our excellent experience. - Mrs W
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      Really positive experience buying our new home. There were a few hiccups along the way, but in no way the estate agent's fault, and Andrea was persistent in chasing up every detail so that we got in, always helpful and quick to respond to our queries. Thank you! - Mrs P
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    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

    Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call Matthews Benjamin, Lancaster on 01524 384960.