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What do we have that other agents don't?
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    PFK is a local company that has been operating for over 140 years. Our aim is to make the sale and rental process as simple as possible while assisting our customers along their journey. We operate from local high street offices, over a 6 day week allowing our customers to liaise with us by whichever medium suits them. Our teams consist of local people, who have experience in their field. We endeavour to always put the customer first which is why customers return to us time and time again.
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Why Sell With PFK?
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    We Make Selling Simple

    Whether or not you're in a chain, selling a house can be a complicated business. After all, it isn't something that most of us do every day!

    The PFK estate agency team's top priority is to minimise the stress of property sales for our clients by making the process a simple one.

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    We Offer Individuality
    For each sale we work with you to pick the most suitable package, so you only pay for the services that are right for you and the property you're selling.

    We then use our expertise to find the right buyer for you, on the right time scale, maximising the value that you achieve. 
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    We Have It All!

    Sales particulars
    Even in this digital age, many prospective buyers value printed material to refer to; we produce beautiful, professionally-printed particulars that show your home in its best light.

    Press advertising
    Local press is still a popular and effective channel for property sales; we arrange advertising in newspapers across the region.

    Online
    Placing your property online with suitably professional presentation puts it within reach of millions of prospective buyers.

    Extended Rightmove packages
    We can upgrade the standard Rightmove listing for your property, in order to ensure it receives maximum visibility.

    Media services
    Our in-house media team can create enhanced presentations which really add a wow-factor to your listing, including aerial photography and videography, and video walkthroughs.

    High street
    With six offices on some of the most popular high streets across the region, presenting your property in our windows is an effective way to catch the eye of prospective purchasers.

    Sales progression
    Once a sale process begins, our dedicated team can support you to make sure that your transaction keeps moving.

    Transparent pricing
    No tie-in period, no hidden fees and no lengthy contracts

    Accompanied viewings
    A standard part of our service for every property

    Clear communication
    We will keep you updated throughout the whole process by phone, email, in person - even by text, just let us know what you prefer

    Expert local advice
    From experienced professionals who know their local market inside-out

    Small, friendly teams
    PFK are people you can get to know, and there isn't a call centre in sight

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Why Buy With PFK?
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    We Have The Biggest Books

    PFK's six office network means we have the largest estate agency in the Northern Lake District, West Cumbria and the Eden Valley. If you're looking for a property in one of our many areas, then the best way to start the search is to get yourself on our books. When you register your interest, we'll ask you exactly what you are looking for. Our expert teams will then match properties to you as soon as they hit the market.

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    We Know The Market

    Whether you're new to the region or a resident already, a first-time buyer, moving up the property ladder or aiming to downsize, no one knows the market better than the PFK estate agency team. Call us at the start of your property search and we will help you to find the place that's perfect for you.

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    We Know Cumbria
    Cumbria offers a magical mix of property, from single homes in spectacular countryside to idyllic villages and bustling towns, there's something for everyone. It's a big place though, and searching on your own can be tricky; searching with PFK means you have a regional team with a wealth of local knowledge on your side. There's no better way to make your search simple, and successful.
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Additional Services
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    Established in 1876, Penrith Farmers' and Kidd's plc is now one of the foremost firms of auctioneers, surveyors, land and estate agents in Cumbria. It has separate divisions offering residential estate agency and valuation, residential letting and management, land agency, planning consultancy and fine art, antique and furniture sales. Among the directors and staff are qualified property professionals including chartered surveyors and town planners.
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    1. Surveys & Valuations - 01900 821411 - surveys@pfk.co.uk
    2. Land Agency - 01768 866611 - landagency@pfk.co.uk
    3. Planning - 01768 890140 - planning@pfk.co.uk
    4. Auctioneers & Valuers - 01768 890781 - info@pfkauctions.co.uk
    5. Property Management - 01768 862135 - propertymanagement@pfk.co.uk
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  • Introduction

    PFK Carlisle is the newest office in the PFK family, opened in 2016 to serve over 100,000 people in the wider city region looking to buy, sell or rent property. Our office on Devonshire Street provides the perfect location to market properties - we firmly believe it is still hugely important to have a physical office and team of local experts.
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    Paul Doyle 
    Meet Paul, our Branch Manager and Valuer. 

    Paul has worked within the Estate Agency sector over 15 years in a variety of roles, starting as a sales negotiator before becoming a valuation manager and then office manager. Paul joined PFK in April 2016 to open our successful Carlisle office. Paul has a young family and lives in Carlisle. In his spare time he can usually be found on a local golf course or ferrying his children to local clubs and activities. He is passionate about providing a professional and friendly estate agency service for the people of Carlisle and the surrounding areas.
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    Hayley Kenny
    Meet Hayley, our Valuer. 

    Hayley has over 15 years of local estate agency experience, beginning her career as a sales negotiator. She lives in Carlisle and has two grown up children. Hayley enjoys regular exercise to start her day, cooking and socialising. She is enthusiastic about the property industry and worked through varied market conditions since 2003.
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    Alex Weir
    Meet Alex, our Sales Negotiator. 

    Alex has been with PFK for over a year and what she enjoys most about the job is being able to play a part in helping people to find their dream home. She loves meeting new people and has a passion for providing excellent customer service. She has just recently married and lives in Carlisle with her husband.
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    James Harrison 
    Meet James, our Sales Negotiator. 

    James started as a Trainee Sales Negotiator at PFK in March 2018. He has always been interested in property and loves the role as no two days are ever the same. He particularly enjoys carrying out accompanied viewings, meeting the clients and seeing the properties in person. In his spare time he likes to catch up with friends and family, go to the gym and on bike rides (when the sun is shining!) He also has a passion for travel, or "mini adventures" as he calls them!
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    Rosie Negus
    Meet Rosie, our Sales Negotiator.

    Rosie has been with PFK since August and is really enjoying her new role as a sales negotiator. What she likes most about the job is helping people find their new home. Rosie is a keen baker and loves nothing more than making cakes for her friends and family, along with taking the family dog, Sidney, for long walks in the countryside.
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    Testimonials
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      We love feedback here at PFK! Have a look at what some of our buyers and seller have had to say.

    Testimonials from Sellers

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      Easily the most responsive and  proactive agents
      Many thanks! You and your team provided excellent support throughout our home search. From the first property we viewed, continuing through to the one we're buying. Rest assured PFK are easily the most responsive and proactive estate agents of the many I approached in Carlisle. I have a couple of friends hoping to move house soon and I'll be sure to pass on your contact details.

      - Mr Taylor
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      Told at the start we would get the price we wanted
      Thank you very much for the excellent experience we had selling our house with you. Paul and James helped is with any questions we had all the way through the process. We were told at the start we would get the price we wanted for our home and we did. Many thanks again!

      - Mr Simpson 
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      I would recommend for both purchasing and selling
      I cannot praise the staff at PFK, Carlisle enough for their professionalism and service, something that you would not have through an on-line agency. I would recommend for both purchasing and selling. 

      - Ms Elsender
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      Definitely recommend the Carlisle team of PFK
      Very good service from A to Z. Reactive team, feedback and good advise when it came to the negotiation stage. We got very near the asking price. Definitely recommend the Carlisle team of PFK.

      - Ms Nohles
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      Courteous, responsive and efficient
      PFK did a fantastic job when we recently sold a house through them. The sale had some complexities but Paul and James worked really hard to smooth the way and sort the issues out for us. Every team member I dealt with in the office was courteous, responsive and efficient. I have no hesitation in recommending them to prospective vendors. 

      - Ms Boustead
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      I couldn't have done it without you
      Thank you so much for all your help and assistance in purchasing our new home. I couldn't have done it without you, such a dedicated team with excellent communication. You went above and beyond all expectation. A BIG THANK YOU! 

      - Mrs Lee
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      We would definitely recommend you
      This is just a line to say THANK YOU, to you and all of members of the team at PFK, Carlisle for the professional way in which the sale of our property has been dealt with, everyone has been so helpful with any question we had or help we needed. We would definitely recommend you to any prospective buyer or seller. Our sincere thanks to one and all. 

      - Mr and Mrs Mc Cracken
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