Myth-Busting Valuations: An Honest Guide For Thanet Homeowners
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Myth-Busting Valuations: An Honest Guide for Thanet Homeowners

Myth-Busting Valuations: An Honest Guide for Thanet Homeowners

This sales article aims to educate the reader about common property valuation myths

In this quick read, we delve into the importance of accurate valuations – and how to price your property with precision.

Don’t Be Tricked into High Listing Prices

The saying “stick it on high and wait for offers” is a common myth. Be wise with your pricing strategy; you want to be ‘in’ the market, not just ‘on’ the market.

Estate Agent Leaflets: Fact or Fiction?

You may receive countless leaflets claiming there are numerous buyers for your property. If the claims lack proof, save the planet and pop the leaflet in the recycling!

Online Valuations: A Rough Guide

Online valuations might tell you your home is worth more than it actually is. Nothing can replace the knowledge and expertise of an experienced estate agent.

Beware of Next-Door Syndrome

Just because Bob and Janet’s house next door went on for £400,000 doesn’t mean yours will fetch £450,000. Analyse the complete picture.

Trust in Honest, Experienced Estate Agents

At Cooke & Co Estate and Letting Agents, we believe in honest, transparent valuations. We’ll guide you through the entire process.

Contact us for an accurate and fair assessment of your property. With years of experience in the Thanet housing market, we’re here to help you confidently navigate your property journey.

PS: There’s another myth that all estate agents wear really, really, really shiny shoes – we don’t.

Honest Valuations and good estate agents
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About Cooke & Co

Cooke & Co, a liked and respected estate agency trading since 1992, is conveniently situated in the picturesque seaside district of Thanet. We proudly operate from our local offices in the region's primary towns, namely Margate, Broadstairs, and Ramsgate. Additionally, our extensive reach encompasses the charming areas of Westbrook, Westgate, Birchington, Monkton, Manston, and Minster. Our presence in these diverse locales enables us to offer an enriched understanding and comprehensive service to the property market in these prime coastal towns and villages.

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