With the government introducing new Lockdown measurements that will last until 2nd December, it can be worrying for potential buyers and sellers in the North East. Here at Elvet, we can assure you that we can still operate in a Covid-Secure way including: buying, selling and letting properties, prop...
Whether you’re a buyer looking for a home in or around the Durham area, or you’re ready to sell your home, the property market can be intimidating, especially when it comes to the technical language that’s involved.
Our locally-based Durham team have created handy guides to brea...
With Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s latest announcement that first-time buyers can secure their new home with a 5% deposit to create ‘generation buy’ is now the right time for you to be thinking of moving or selling in the Durham area?
There is no right answer to this statement ...
Selling your house at an auction is something most of us wouldn’t consider. In fact, we might actively avoid it.
We probably have visions of standing in a dusty auction room, watching paddles lift up in the air and your house go under the hammer for a lot less than you think it’s wor...
Elvet Estates are one of the leading estate agents in the Durham area, leading the way in using modern tools and new technologies to help sell properties. Estate agents are becoming increasingly tech-savvy as an expectation to drive viewers to house listings online grows.
The team at Elvet Estat...
Since Elvet Estates was founded in 2014 by the directors of the multi-award winning student housing provider, Bill Free Homes, we have been determined to apply the same principles we used successfully at Bill Free Homes to the wider property market, after becoming disgruntled and frustrated with ser...
Elvet Estates assisted by the Planning Station representing an overseas client has successfully appealed a planning decision of Durham County Council who rejected an attempt to convert 10 High Wood View into a house of multiple occupation. The process took over 12 months in total but means that 10 H...
Elvet Estates MAKES THE SHORTLIST
IN RECORD YEAR FOR THE ESTAS
Elvet Estates has been shortlisted in the biggest awards for estate & letting agents in the UK, known throughout the industry as The ESTAS.
Elvet Estates has been recognised for its outstanding customer service to its c...
Our student lettings partner, Bill Free Homes, have today released their housing price list for the 2016/17 academic year.
All houses and prices can be found at www.billfreehomes.com...
Due to many potential purchasers of our properties being based away from County Durham, particularly for student investment properties. We can offer a Skype / FaceTime viewing to allow potential purchasers to view the property before making a trip to Durham.
We have trialed this over the past mo...
We're Award Winning
Elvet Estates was founded in 2014 by the directors of the multi-award winning student housing provider, Bill Free Homes.
We are proud members of:
“I would highly recommend Elvet Estates if you have a house you need letting. They put out an excellent advert on several different sites and organised and facilitated dozens of viewing for me and my husband. Tanya kept in constant contact with me before finding a lovely couple to move into our home. Fantastic service and will use again when needed”
“Elvet estates made buying my first home enjoyable and simple! Tanya was so supportive and helped me with anything she could, always being so kind and friendly! Could not get better support anywhere else! Kept me right all the way through! HIGHLY RECOMMEND! Thank you so much Elvet Estate's couldn't have done it without yous!”
“Elvet went above and beyond to make the stressful home selling process as efficient as possible. They were always keeping me informed of progress and were easy to contact and I would have no hesitation in recommending or using them again”
“I would like to compliment Tanya, Rachel and Lucy on the excellent professional service they provided to find a tenant for my new property. Their guidance has been invaluable. They have been reliable, prompt and trustworthy throughout providing an excellent service - I would highly recommend Elvet Estates wholeheartedly. Many thanks again.”
“Elvet Estates sold my property in Washington. I was very pleased with the service throughout. My property sold quickly and the fee's for this service were very reasonable. I found the whole experience with Elvet much better than any other estate agents I have used. Highly recommend this company if you are selling your property. ”
“Couldn’t fault Elvet Estates. Sold our house in 5 days and the fees are really reasonable. Tanya was excellent through the whole process answering all our questions and making the process so much easier. Would definitely use this company again”