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    Sewell & Gardner are an independent Estate Agency based in Hertfordshire, with branches in Rickmansworth, Chorleywood, Watford, Croxley Green and a dedicated Land & New Homes department. With over ten years of experience, Sewell & Gardner Land & New Homes understand and appreciate the work which goes into land acquisition and property development. 
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Why Choose Sewell & Gardner New Homes? 
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    With a dedicated Land & New Homes department, we understand and appreciate the work which goes into Land Acquisition and property development. The majority of local agents will sell new homes, however they don't always understand the entire process. At Sewell & Gardner, we can offer you a complete in-house service without having to source information from elsewhere.

    We have sold over 75 sites and schemes over the past 13 years, achieving a GDV of over £125 million. We can provide a tailor made service which works perfectly for you. We have worked with small, first time developers who need a full understanding of the process, to larger National developers who already have a sales team in place. We can work together with the sales team, or be your sales team. Ultimately, we want to ensure the site is stress free and highly successful. We are knowledgeable and confident in all levels of the market, from studio apartments to luxurious seven bedroom homes. We have experienced all different markets, from the hard recession years of 2007 and 2008, to the almost 10% increases in the market of 2014 & 2015.

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Why Buy New?
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    New homes are designed to fit around you and your family's life. You will find well designed new build homes that are smart with space, offering flexible and happy living spaces. A new home is your freshly painted blank canvas. Some developers may offer you a choice on your new kitchen, bathrooms and flooring that you can personalise to your needs and taste. Even if the house is complete most builders will have had expert advice on those interior fittings which would have been selected from the latest ranges and will be of a high specification.

    Whether it's hot or always cold outside your new home will keep you happy all year round. Your lower heating bills should give you a warm glow too with the benefit of the latest heating systems, double glazed windows and installation methods used in new homes. New homes are now, on average, roughly 50% more cost efficient and 65% more energy efficient than Victorian ones and use 30% less water than older properties.* Purchasing a new home also gets rid of the stress of repairs and renovations. Everything in a new home has been built to last, from the foundations up. So even in five years' time, you shouldn't be spending your weekends doing those frustrating odd jobs. Most British house builders also provide purchasers with a 10-year structural warranty, which could be NHBC or BLP. Many of these developers also offer a separate cover for the first 2 years of residing in the property, which provides you with a guarantee should anything require repairing.

    *Energy and cost saving figures from the Zero Carbon Hub based on 2013 regulations. Water estimate from the Consumer Council for Water.

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Meet Our Land & New Homes Team
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    Kevin Anderson- New Homes Manager
    Having worked in estate agency in the local area for over 16 years, I joined the Sewell & Gardner team in 2016. Having worked as Watford Branch Manager for the last two years I have now taken on the busy role as New Homes Manager. I have lost count of the number of homes I have seen and the amount of happy vendors and purchasers I have come across. I can safely say I have made a lot of new friends either in the business or just through them selling or buying with me. I am very much looking forward to meeting new developers and seeing sites progress from start to finish.
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    Kelly Williams- New Homes Consultant
    Over the past 2 years within the New Homes department at Sewell & Gardner my knowledge in this thriving part of the business has grown and I love every aspect of what my job has to offer; from the very beginning of looking at plans and pricing to walking around the final build on completion. I take pride in working alongside both developers & purchasers and building long term relationships. I know that my role as New Homes Account Manager will help me to widen my knowledge in the department that I am so passionate about and I look forward to all the new opportunities that we have the pleasure in working on.
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    Ben Howard- Senior New Homes Consultant
    I started working for Sewell & Gardner when we opened the Watford office in 2015 and was proud to be promoted to the role of Senior Property Consultant for that office in 2017. More recently I have moved into our successful New Homes department as a Senior Consultant focusing of the sale of new build developments. I have been able to establish great relationships with past, present and future clients through my passion for working in property and with the general public.
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    Ollie Jimminson- New Homes Consultant
    I have been with Sewell & Gardner since September 2016 as a property consultant for residential sales and have now joined the new homes team with the aim to sell developers sites across all four of our offices. I have always had a passion for architecture and design and been interested by developments whilst I've been growing up and having grown up in Watford I have extensive knowledge of the local and surrounding areas. The idea of buying a new home is very exciting and I look forward to showing prospective buyers around our developments which always offer a huge number of incentives and perks. Understanding people's requirements is absolutely essential to finding the perfect development for them whether it's their first property or the best investment opportunity for them. For me, the thing I enjoy the most about my job is handing somebody the key to their brand-new home.
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    Sophie Walker- New Homes Administrator
    I am passionate about supporting Sewell and Gardner in all of their administrative processes, which are pivotal to the smooth operation of this thriving business. I am an integral part of the New Homes team and with a flexible attitude and friendly nature, I am also able to assist when required in the other local offices.With an eye for detail, and a meticulous approach to every scope of the role, I relish the variety and breadth of the daily tasks. From brochures to business software and sales support, my goal is to represent the company ethos and make every client experience a positive one
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    Sammy Walton- Land Manager
    I joined Sewell & Gardner back in 2014, originally working as the Operations Manager I was responsible for the smooth running of the business, with efficient systems and processes in place.With a background in conveyancing and a keen interest in development, when the opportunity arose to head up to Land department I was keen to get stuck in. With a strong team behind me and working in an honest manner with knowledge to back it up has been a testament to the department's success to date. Our systems and processes are streamline and we continue to learn daily with updates on planning policies, the local plan and general industry updates.
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    Anna Barrett- Land Assistant
    I started working for Sewell & Gardner early in 2017, I started as a Property Consultant in our Rickmansworth sales team. Having gained vital experience in this role, I have recently moved over to the Land Department. Although similar in some aspects, it has been a challenge learning the way the Land Department functions but I am enjoying it very much. I have been able to use the communication and rapport building skills I have built in the sales department and use them when talking to developers about potential sites. In my short time within the department I have been involved in numerous site acquisitions and disposals with many more in the pipeline.
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    Don't just take our word for it...

    Testimonials from Sellers

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      I would wholeheartedly recommend their service
      I have been working with Sewell & Gardner estate agents for the last 5 years and have found them to be the most passionate agents I have had the pleasure of dealing with. This summer we have had another successful launch reserving all of the next phase of our Bushey development off plan, I have no doubt the successful sales rate is because of their enthusiasm for the work they do and the excellent rapport they have with their applicants. 

      The current site is the third site I have had the pleasure of marketing through Sewell & Gardner and would wholeheartedly recommend their services to others because they understand the difference in selling new build properties and are constantly searching for new land sites for us to acquire.
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      Their performance has been simply first-class
      Their performance has been simply first-class and they have helped make the development a resounding success story. The combined effort of their dedicated new homes sales team exceeded all expectations and they continued to achieve and manage all the sales in what has been a difficult market place. What impressed me the most was their contact hard work, dedication, patience and upmost professionalism, which they maintained at all times. 
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      I have no hesitation in recommending their service
      We have enjoyed a good working relationship with Sewell & Gardner for several years, their professional work ethic along with their enthusiasm for selling brand new property is refreshing. I have no hesitation in recommending their services. 
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      Your client base is second to none
      It has been so important for us to draw on the expertise of a local agent and the New Homes team at Sewell & Gardner have not disappointed! Your client base is second to none and it is obvious that you work hard at building an excellent rapport with your applicants, which I have no doubt have resulted in this important reservation. 
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      A professional and hands on New Homes team
      It was a pleasure to work with a professional and hands on New Homes team who certainly had their finger on the pulse. An extremely successful development of which sales were credited to their local knowledge and tenacity in completing the job!

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      They are exceptional!
      I have moved house on a number of occasions and have been hugely impressed with the estate agents we have encountered along the way. However, special mention certainly needs to be made of Sewell Gardner. Where do I begin? They are exceptional! I was most impressed with the way they handled my recent purchase in terms of regular updates, answering my numerous questions, communicating with the solicitors, negotiating with the house builder and applying gentle pressure to expediate the transaction. I have never experienced customer service on this level and on top of that a lovely gift arrived from Sewell Gardner a few days after moving into our new home!

      Manoj Raithatha
      The Drive, Rickmansworth
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      Helpful and professional manner
      The kindness, consideration and helpfulness we received was so very much appreciated. I was always greeted with a happy, helpful and professional manner. Without Emily's persistence and dedication we are most certain we would not have been able to move in to our property on the date agreed by all members of the chain. We have never come across such a lovely, empathetic person in dealing with a house move before. 

      Mr & Mrs Dean
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      They really stood out from the other agents
      Sewell & Gardner provided me with every help and advice that was needed to conclude our purchase. They really stood out from the other agents we have dealt with by always keeping in contact and reverting with answers to our questions without having to be prompted or chased. A very professional team no matter who I spoke to. 

      Mr & Mrs Reddy
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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 Sewell & Gardner, New Homes on 01923 606056.