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    Richard Kendall Estate Agent
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    Richard Kendall Estate Agent has been selling houses for the people of Wakefield for over 50 years and operates from six local offices in Wakefield, Pontefract, Horbury, Ossett, Normanton and Castleford. As a family firm with strong family values, Richard Kendall Estate Agent is best placed in your local property market to handle to the sale of your home.

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    As Wakefield's largest Independent Estate Agent we consistently have the largest selection of new properties to the market in the local area each week. Following on from this success we have now opened up our newest office at 46 Carlton Street, CASTLEFORD giving you SIX opportunities to sell your home. Within these pages you will find the best selection of properties throughout your local area, whether you are looking for a house, bungalow, apartment or even a piece of land.
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    Our Services

    We offer FREE market appraisals whereby one of our experienced Valuers will vist your home to provide a detailed valution of your property for sale, together with explaining to you our marketing approach in the selling of your home.

    Are you looking to rent out your home? Look no further than our Residential Lettings team based at our Pontefract office. Simply call 01977 798844 and again we can provide a FREE no obligation rental appraisal of your property.

    In addition to the above, we can provide you with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) which is a legal requirement in either selling or renting your home.

    We also provide free Independent Mortgage advice throughout our five offices. Whether you are looking to finance your new home, arranging a buy to let mortage or are simply looking to remortage your existing property we can can assist you with all aspect of budget planning for your future.

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    Wanting to arrange a viewing?
    If you would like to view any of our properties currently for sale please do not hesitate to contact us on 01977 798844. We are open 7 days a week and carry out accompanied viewings every day of the week, including Sundays.
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Introducing our new Pontefract office
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    If you are thinking of selling your home in the Wakefield or Pontefract area, you want to ensure that you choose the best local Estate Agent possible for the job;
    • An agent who has extensive experience of selling homes in your local area for over 45 years.
    • One who excels in their reputation throughout the area and beyond.
    • One which advertises more than any other agent in the local property pages and the internet.
    • One who ensures that each home owner has their own individual Property Consultant, who will guide you through the marketing of your home, from initial instruction through to the sale.
    • An agent which is represented in not just one office, but six local offices throughout Wakefield and Pontefract, ensuring your property gets the maximum exposure possible.

    Most of all you want an Agent who has a vested interest in selling your home.As an independent family firm with a strong team behind them, Richard Kendall Estate Agent will give you a personal service working for you 7 days a week.

    For over 45 years, Richard Kendall has been selling homes in Wakefield and Pontefract and through experience, reputation and determination, by choosing Richard Kendall Estate Agent to sell your home you will be in the best possible hands.

    Putting your needs first will ensure that Richard Kendall Estate Agent will serve you with the utmost professionalism and dedication to selling your home, taking whatever steps needed to meet your requirements.

    We are members of the National Association of Estate Agents and have NAEA qualified staff in each of our 5 offices ensuring that you are in the best possible hands when selling your home.We guarantee that all prospective purchasers are called for feedback and you are informed of your viewers comments within 48 hours of the viewing.

    Draft copies of brochures are prepared and sent for your approval prior to it being sent out on our mailing lists and placed on our website. This way you can ensure that your home is marketed the way you want it to be, making sure no stone has been unturned in marketing the property in its best light.

    Brochures include floor plans and colour photography with internal and external pictures that best represent your home in order to attract potential viewers. Once approved, the brochure will appear on all the major property websites within 24 hours to ensure that we market your property as soon as possible.

    Our mailing list holds over 1,500 people actively looking to buy property in the Wakefield and Pontefract area and is updated on a daily basis. Once your brochure is approved this will be sent to those who are actively looking to find homes similar to yours.

    We guarantee that all prospective purchasers are property matched with homes that meet their individual requirements.Last year we spent over £200,000 on advertising our Vendor's properties in Wakefield and Pontefract, whether that is via the Local Newspapers, our own in-house Residential Colour Magazine, the major websites or within our showrooms throughout 5 local areas. Richard Kendall recognises how important it is to our clients to advertise your property to maximum effect and we work hard to ensure that we deliver your expectations.

    Local Newspapers No other agent in the Wakefield area takes more pages in the Wakefield Express than Richard Kendall and if you pick up the Pontefract and Castleford Express you cannot miss our increasing presence in this newspaper. Here you will find the best selection of properties for sale in the Wakefield and surrounding areas. Furthermore we produce our very own magazine the 'House to Home', which reaches the doors of 6,000 homes per issue of those actively looking to buy a home in the local area.

    Websites The majority of our enquiries now come from the internet. In addition to our own website, you can also find our properties on various property search engines to ensure that your property is advertised not only locally, but on a national scale too, these include Rightmove, Zoopla and Primelocation. Each of there websites are updated daily and your property's colour brochure can also be fully printed directly from our website. Property tours, floorplans and local maps can also be added to your particulars at no additional cost.

    Showrooms Despite the increasing of use of the internet to search for a home, the footfall in all our offices has increased considerably over the last 18 months. We ensure that our high standards are maintained within each of our six offices. Your property will be displayed in our windows on a rota basis; with plasma screens in the windows of our Wakefield and Pontefract branchs ensuring that all our properties are advertised to passers by on a continuous basis.

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    We have a selection of properties for sale in Pontefract here at Richard Kendall Estate Agent. We are open 7 days a week, carrying out and organising valuations Monday through to Sunday.

    Whether you are looking to buy a house, a flat or even land, we have something that will suit everyone at Richard Kendall.

    Needing some advice?

    All of our staff have extensive experience in Estate Agency and are on hand 7 days a week to provide you with the best advice for all your property needs. Whether it is looking for an investment property, a buy-to-let or you are a first time buyer, we will advise you every step of the way. We can also provide you with independent mortgage advice to help you look at ways in which you can finance your new home.

    Contact us today on 01977 798844 to arrange your viewing or email us at pontefract@richardkendall.co.uk.

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    What can we offer you?

    Richard Kendall Estate Agent can offer you the following:

    •Free market appraisal on your home for sale or for rent

    •Residential Valuations for probate purposes

    •Personal and professional sales experience in the selling of your home

    •Full letting and management services for Landlords

    •Energy Performance Certificates (EPC's)

    •Independent Mortgage Advice

    Call 01977 798844 for further details

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The team at Richard Kendall Estate Agent
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    With nearly 60 members of staff it is impossible for us to introduce each individually, but we are delighted to be able to provide you with an introduction to some of the key members of Richard Kendall Estate Agent, Pontefract who you will no doubt speak to on a daily basis in the selling or buying of your home.
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    Jody Murphy - Senior Valuation Consultant MNAEA
    Jody has joined Richard Kendall Estate Agent and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience. Having initially covered the property management and rental side Jody started covering the sales side too. With a total of 16 years managing and valuing properties around the local area and being a local lad he is a great asset to the team and we are delighted to have him on board.
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    Lisa Wood - Senior Property Consultant
    Lisa joined the company 10 years ago, and after deciding to try her hand at pastures new, returned to us in 2016 and bring back her wealth of knowledge in Estate Agency. Since the age of 16 Lisa has been selling houses for the people of Wakefield and Pontefract and was the obvious choice when we needed another experienced member of staff for our growing office.  With an abundance of knowledge in the marketing and selling of homes across Pontefract, Wakefield and other areas of West Yorkshire, she has great attention to detail and gives the upmost care to all her clients. 
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    Sophie Crossley - Office Administrator
    Sophie started life at Richard Kendall Estate Agent as an Apprentice through the National Business College. After working hard to gain her Level 2 NVQ qualification in Business Administration, Sophie will soon be completing her Level 3 and then has aspirations of joining our team of property sale consultants and becoming a member of the National Association of Estate Agents. Sophie is a great member of our team here at Pontefract and we look forward to helping her progress in her career.
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    Kelly Scoffins (MARLA) - Lettings Manager
    Kelly has also been with the company for 5 years and started off as an office junior at Horbury. She has now progressed from a lettings negotiator to lettings manager, overseeing all aspects of rental procedures and is a hard working member of the team.
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    Testimonials from Sellers

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      Helpful from the offset
      My contact at Pontefract office was Lisa. She was helpful from offset, professional and helpful throughout. We started our purchase just before COVID-19 lockdown so not ideal but between Lisa & Tina from Castleford office all has gone smoothly just taken longer. Both members of staff are a great to Richard Kendalls.

      Julie - June 2020
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      We can't thank you enough
      We have been highly delighted with the service we have received with Richard Kendall's estate agents. In particular, Lisa Wood has provided us with exceptional service, she has been very pleasant and always so helpful. These past few weeks have been very stressful for us as we haven't moved for nearly 50 years, but Lisa has helped us through this difficult period with her constant updates and reassurances. We would highly recommend Richard Kendall's estate agents! Jody, who initially came to value our house and look round, was very professional and also a pleasure to deal with as were all the members of the Pontefract team. We can't thank you enough.

      B Hufton - March 2020
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      Brilliant from instruction to completion
      We have just completed on the sale of one of our properties. Lisa has been brilliant all the way through our sale from instruction to completion. updating us all the way through and chasing solicitors on both sides when they failed to update us thus ensuring a satisfactory outcome. Lisa always returned my phone call and has been absolutely brilliant so much so that we have now instructed Richard Kendall to sell another one of our properties we are so confident we will have another successful sale with the help of Lisa. Thank you so much Lisa it is much appreciated.

      E Greenhough - March 2020

    Testimonials from Buyers

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      Happy with all aspects of the service
      A short note just to express how delighted we were with the level of service provided to us by the team at the Pontefract branch during our recent house purchase. Lisa, Tina, Sophie and Jody in particular offered tremendous support during a difficult purchase which was delayed due to Japanese knotweed and then the Covid 19 lockdown period. The expertise of the staff was demonstrated when the valuation for a mortgage highlighted the presence of knotweed. Lisa tracked down the most reputable company in the area to solve the problem and helped to salvage the deal. We were happy with all aspects of the service during our purchase and when a family member wanted to put a house up for sale we had no hesitation in recommending Richard Kendall's at Pontefract.

      P Hunter - June 2020
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      Went above and beyond
      Outstanding service. Went above and beyond to help us find the perfect family home. Thank you. 

      J Pickles - March 2020
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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 Richard Kendall, Pontefract - Sales on 01977 798844.