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ABOUT US .............
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    Mole Valley's foremost independent Estate Agent
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    The Ashtead office team has enjoyed over two decades of highly successful estate agency from our busy office set in the heart of the village.

    The resident Partner Douglas Hooker, and team offer qualified, honest and professional advice being supported by Office Manager Michelle McCurry, experienced senior negotiator Sarah Alexander and Sales Negotiators Janet Iles & Loraine Woolaston

    We specialise in all aspects involved with sales, lettings, property management, land purchase and new home sales. With a wealth of unrivalled local knowledge our dedicated, professional and friendly team will help you find the property of your dreams whatever you require whilst providing exceptional customer experience throughout the process.

    The Ashtead Office is prominently situated in the centre of Ashtead village which together with our eye catching window display, extensive online advertising presence on the major property portals and social media provides full and comprehensive marketing resulting in maximum exposure.

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    Patrick Gardner like to be involved in all aspects of the local community and are happy to do this by way of participating and sponsorship for schools and charities.  These include participation and sponsorship of Ashtead Village Day, supporting Ashtead community bike ride for Rianna's fund, and support of St Giles' , West Ashtead and The Greville school fairs
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    Why choose Patrick Gardner?
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    Whether you have been involved in many house transactions or are new to selling we understand how confusing choosing an Agent can be.  At Patrick Gardner, we continually strive to provide an exceptional professional standard of  service yet retaining a friendly approach to all. With our Partners and sales team living locally, we pride ourselves on our intimate knowledge which is paramount when matching your property to the perfect purchaser.

    With a combined total of over 75 years experience (and that's the just the Ashtead team), we have put together a list of some of the queries received. We hope you find the answers useful but if you have any other queries, please do not hesitate to call any members of our team.  

    *  Do you provide free market appraisals?

    Yes.  Just call or email our office and one of our experienced team will visit your property at a convenient time. We will take the time to chat and give give you our advice on current pricing and advise you on the best marketing strategy. 

    *  How can I be sure that I have appointed a professional Agent?

    Patrick Gardner can provide clients with complete piece of mind as we are a member firm of the National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA), Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA), a regulated Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) firm and a member of the Ombudsman Services: Property (OS:P).   

    *  Do we have to pay extra for accompanied viewings?

    No.  Our fee is inclusive and all our services that are included will be set out  in our terms of contract letter sent to you prior to marketing so you can be clear of your costs.  We are more than happy to accompany potential purchasers over your property and will be agreed in advance and accompanied by an experienced member of our sales team.  We are always available outside office hours for appointments if required.

    *  Do you provide feedback following viewings?

    Yes.  You will be contacted following all viewings either by telephone or email to provide you with any comments and offers

    *  . How will my property be marketed?

    Patrick Gardner understand that every property is different and requires an individual and personalised marketing strategy which our representative will talk through with you.  However listed below are some of our key services. 

    *  Your property offered from our Four Local Offices throughout   the Mole Valley
    *  Associated London Office for International Buyers
    *  Marketing on major property portals + traditional advertising
    *  High Quality Photography utilising the latest camera equipment
    *  Full Motion Video Tours showcasing your property in the best possible light. 
    *  Full Colour Sales Particulars including Floor Plans  
    *  Distinctive for sale boards (not compulsory!)
    *  Thorough and regular buyer/chain checks throughout the         transaction

    *   Can you advise on how best to present my property and is there anything I should be doing?

    Yes.  Our representative will be experienced in advising you on all aspects of how best to present your property and if required point out anything that can be done to maximise on your sale value.

    *   How often will I be contacted with updated developments? 

    We will listen to our Clients needs and we will fully explain the process and ensure that we communicate with all the parties involved including solicitors, financial advisors etc., to ensure an effortless and  satisfactory conclusion for all concerned.  

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BUYING ..........
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    If you are buying the extensive knowledge of our team means we identify the areas and properties that best suit your needs.  Once registered you will be kept up to date with all new instructions and provided with regular updates either by phone, post or email. 

    With our many years of experience and knowledge of the local area we will be able to advise you in all aspects of your purchase. We understand that for some this can be a stressful time and we aim to offer honest advice as well as practical help throughout the transaction.  

    Please contact any member of our team to start the process and help you with your search.

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    Do you need advice on mortgages?
    Patrick Gardner understand that buying a property is one of the biggest financial decisions  that you will make in your life.  It  can be a lengthy and complicated process.  Ignite Financial services provide you with the most suitable advice and help you to make the home buying process as easy and stress free as possible. Ask one of our team members to arrange for Ignite to call you and if required to make an appointment, at home or at one of our offices,.  They are available 7 days a week and open until 9pm. The meeting will outline the process of buying a house and most importantly establish your budget and the maximum purchase price.  Whether you are a first time buyer, buying your next home, remortgaging, or an investor Ignite have expertise in  all areas and access to 100's of products.  Ignite Financial services provide clear and understandable advice on all aspects of owning your new property, or remortgaging your existing home.  All the applications are processed up to completion of contracts.  A broker free of £195 will be charged on application.  This fee will be fully refunded if the application is denied.    

    You can contact Ignite Financial Services on 01372 940152
    email: info@ignitefs.co.uk or have a look at their website www.ignitefs.co.uk

    Patrick Gardner introduces to Ignite Financial Services Ltd., for the purpose of arranging and advising on mortgages and protection.  Ignite Financial Services Ltd., is an appointed representative of First Complete Ltd., which is regulated and authorised by the Financial Services Authority.

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Meet our team .............
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    Douglas Hooker, BA (Hons)  MNAEA - Partner
    Having worked 20 years in Estate Agency in Ashtead, Douglas works tirelessly for his clients ensuring with his team that Patrick Gardner are the 'go to' estate agent within the village with a considerable amount of repeat business. His commitment and dedication was recognised by the company and in 2013 he became a full Partner of the company. When he is not working for the benefit of his clients, his outside interests include walking his two rescue greyhounds with his wife Cathy over the Surrey Hills and listening to modern Jazz. 
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    Sarah Alexander, MNAEA -Senior Negotiator
    Sarah joined the Ashtead team in 2009 and has subsequently gained her professional qualification with The National Association of Estate Agents.  Having lived in Fetcham all her life, she has a comprehensive knowledge of the local area which is invaluable for both buyers and sellers alike.  She is always keen to support the local community and has participated in numerous sporting events for charity.  Sarah and her Partner, Liam, bought their first house 2 years ago and have enjoyed the task of upgrading the property and garden.  They have recently adopted a rescue dog and spend evenings and weekends out together either walking or running in the local countryside.  
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    Michelle McCurry - Office Manager
    Michelle started out in estate agency in 2003 working for a Surrey conveyancing solicitor who was linked to his own independent estate agency. In 2005 Michelle moved on to a corporate agent selling homes across the beautiful rural county of Herefordshire. Having taken some time out of estate agency to raise a young family she returned to Surrey and joined Patrick Gardner in 2015 and has become a integral part of the Ashtead team.  
    Michelle loves singing and is a member of a community choir.  She enjoys making the moving process as stress free as possible for both sellers & buyers.
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    Janet Iles - Negotiator
    During her career in property Janet has worked for a commercial property company in London. She also spent 10 years working for the Vice President of a multi-national company. She has worked within almost all of the various departments at Patrick Gardner including Lettings, New Homes and more recently Residential Sales.Janet has lived in the Effingham/Bookham/Fetcham area for over 27 years and is married to a local surveyor with two daughters. 
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    Susan Gandar FNAEA - Consultant
    Having lived and breathed Ashtead for 40 years, Susan remains actively involved as a Consultant to the company and now runs our Block Management Division. When not working, Susan enjoys travelling, keeping fit and is a big fan of Rod Stewart!
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    Read what our Clients have to say about us .......

    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      helpful over what is usually a stressful time
      Roebuck Close, Ashtead

      Dear Douglas,
      Patrick Gardner were extremely helpful over what is usually  a stressful time.
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      You made it so easy for me
      Read Road

      Thank you all so very, very much for all the hard work and time given to selling my property. You made it so easy for me from beginning to end.
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      be pleased to recommend this office to others
      The Murreys

      Dear Susan,
      We chose Patrick Gardner in Ashtead to sell our property due to past good experience.  As we wanted to stay in the area we were fortunate to find a suitable property that was being marketed by the same office.  Both our sale and purchase were handled in a friendly, efficient and professional manner and we would be pleased to recommend this office to others. 
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      you were brilliant
      Siddons House, Ashtead
      December 2015

      Sarah, thanks for all your hard work - you were brilliant! Mr and Mrs B
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      thanks for your unwavering support
      Gladstone Road, Ashtead
      December 2015

      Douglas, Sarah and all the staff, many thanks for your unwavering support over the past 6 months. Mr and Mrs K
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       never had such a smooth house sale  and purchase
      Culverhay, Ashtead
      August 2014

      Douglas, I am writing to thank you and your team for selling our house in Ashtead. Certainly from our end it seemed to be very smooth and stress free (and if it wasn't, well done for not letting on!!). We are still surrounded by boxes at the moment but it was nice to ditch the unpacking and head for the beach earlier in the week when the weather was great!We would have no hesitation in recommending you and your team as we found you to be in constant communication when it was necessary to be and always at the end of the phone if needed. I have never had such a smooth house sale/purchase!Mrs M
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      so much for your hard work and dedication
      May 2014
      Doug and Staff Thank you so much for your hard work and dedication in selling our home. We really appreciated your commitment and availability. Best wishes Mr and Mrs C

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      all your help, patience and kindness
      Aquila Close, Ashtead

      May 2015
      Sarah,"Thank you so much for all your help, patience and kindness. You must be a very valued employee of Patrick Gardner. You've been brilliant. Thank you."Ms. R
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      Thanks for all your hard work - you were brilliant
      Glebe Road

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      thanks to all your team for your excellent service

      Ruby and I just wanted to send a note to express thanks to all your team for your excellent service during our recent sale and purchase we made through Patrick Gardner
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      thanks to you, we have our dream home 
      Cherry Orchard, Ashtead
      December 2014

      Dear Susan, Douglas & Sarah.Thanks so much for helping us secure a property. Thanks to you, we have our dream home!X, N, C & G
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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 Patrick Gardner, Ashtead on 01372 271880.