Talking to estate agents on your behalf We are an independent company and hold no links with any estate agents. We work hard, taking all your requirements and applying our expert knowledge of the Bath area to find your perfect property.
Bath Property Finders is a local independent relocation and property management company founded by Julia James and Nancy Davey. Established in 2005 and with over 20 years experience in the property sector, we help buyers locate houses, purchase houses and relocate to Bath and surrounding areas. Having lived in Bath for many years we have extensive local knowledge and contacts. We are the people to contact if you are looking to relocate to Bath.
I was born in Bath and lived there for many years. I now live
in a pretty Somerset village just 20 minutes from the City, so I know
the area very well. I love looking at properties and enjoy the
challenge of finding the perfect house for our clients
I came to Bath in my early 20s and my career in property
started shortly after when I worked within an estates department of a
large local company. Having bought, renovated and sold many
properties in Bath over the years I would say property is a passion of
How We Can Help
We can search for your dream property in Bath
help you source a suitable rental property for your time in Bath.
Property maintenance and repair issues.
We can search for your dream property in Bath
Buying a new home is one of the most stressful things that you can possibly do.
If you are relocating from another area or from abroad it is often impossible to spare enough time to travel to Bath and then view countless properties that prove to be completely unsuitable. Trawling through properties on the internet can give you a good idea but nothing beats an actual visit – that near by factory or telegraph pole in the garden will not be shown on the property details!
Talking to estate agents on your behalf
We are an independent company and hold no links with any estate agents. We work hard to find your perfect house, taking all of your requirements and applying our expert knowledge of the Bath area to make a short list of the houses that would suit you.
We also negotiate on your behalf with estate agents to get you the best price possible. We can help you find all types of properties, from main homes and retirement homes, to investment properties and weekend retreats. We can find properties of all sizes and prices. Sometimes the best properties are sold before they even hit the market, our close contacts with local Estate Agents can secure an early viewing. All you need to do is tell us what your criteria is and we will begin our search for you.
Mortages and legal information
Having been established since 2005, we have built up great relationships with other companies and individuals within the property sector in Bath. These include Solicitors with excellent local knowledge and Independent Financial Advisors.
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR RENTED ACCOMMODATION IN BATH?
Bath Property Finders can help you source a suitable rental property for your time in Bath.
All you need to do is tell us exactly what sort of property you are looking for and what location criteria is most important to you. We will research all local agents available properties and find those that best suit your needs and budget. We will arrange viewings with you and negotiate rental on your behalf.
If you are looking for a property while you are studying, we have a small portfolio of student accommodation for you to choose from:
All are on or close to the orange bus route and rents start from £400 per person per month. If we are unable to accommodate you we can put you in touch with other local Student Letting Agents. All are fully managed so we make sure that the all of the properties are in a good condition. If you are interested in finding a student property in Bath through us, we will make sure you find what you are looking for.
FOR THE LANDLORDS:
If you are looking to purchase a house suitable for student letting we can help you find a perfect investment property that will guarantee you full occupancy.
We can also sort out the letting of that property for you and offer the following services: We will advertise your property, arrange viewings, set up tenancy agreements and Guarantor agreements, secure deposits and your first months rent and arrange the students standing orders direct to your bank. All for a fee of 5% of the annual rental achieved. Alternatively, we will do all of the above and continue to manage the property for you throughout the tenancy period, carrying out periodic inspections, ensuring your property is kept in a good order, dealing with all student queries and putting in hand any maintenance issues that arise up to an agreed amount, chasing rental payments as/when necessary and all other management duties. All for a monthly fee of 8.5% of the rental income achieved.
Our contacts can help with all sorts of property maintenance and repair issues. No job is too big or too small and can help from hanging curtain rails to installing completely new kitchens and bathrooms.
WHAT CAN WE HELP WITH?
Source Local Builders
Source Local Designers
New Bathrooms and Kitchens
Source Plumbers,electricians etc...
MAINTAIN YOUR PROPERTY:
If you are looking to sell or rent a property you might need to make a few repairs to maximise its selling potential. with our help you can find local builders and interior designers that can help with all of these issues.
WHAT ARE OUR FEES?
WHEN BUYING A PROPERTY:
Registration Fee of £300 is payable in advance and deductible from our Success Fee on exchange of contracts.
This fee covers a four-month period and all our costs for research/communications/viewings etc. In the unlikely event that your ideal property has not been found within that period of time, we will discuss the best way forward/further retention of services fee.
Success fee - We offer two methods of payment on successfully finding a property for you:
Option A is 1.5% of the purchase price
Option B 1% of the purchase price plus 10% of the difference between the original asking price and any saving we may negotiate for you.
WHEN RENTING A PROPERTY:
Our Finder’s Fee for your rented accommodation is equal to one months rent of the property, with a minimum fee of £1,000.
ALWAYS HAPPY TO HELP:
As a local and independent business we make sure that you are always kept in the loop. If you ever have any questions regarding properties or the Bath area, don’t hesitate to contact us.