Apps and online tools are great for property-searching. But sometimes, nothing beats a sit-down chat. Here’s where you can go.
Taking your first step on the property ladder, buying your first family home or making a property investment in Leicester?
In any of these cases, you’re about to make a major decision that will have far-reaching consequences – so it’s one you need to get right.
Meet Leicester's property experts
Here at Zoopla, we work with an army of experienced local estate agents who know the Leicester market inside out.
We're talking street-by-street and even house-by-house.
Better still, they are always ready to share their expertise.
Call into any of these estate agent branches in Leicester and sit down for an informal chat. They can help you answer questions ranging from ‘Am I buying in the right area?’ to ‘How much room do I have to negotiate?”
You don't even need to make an appointment.
Kings Real Estate: The doors of Kings Real Estate, based on Uppingham Road, are open between 10am and 2pm on Saturdays, or any weekday from 9am to 5.30pm. The agent is currently marketing 124 properties with average asking prices of £234,398 – just over the area average of £233,908.
Frank Innes: Drop into this estate agents in the city centre on any weekday between 9am and 5.30pm, or Saturday from 9am to 4pm. The agent currently has 68 properties on its books at an average asking price of £259,529, which is around £25,500 above the area average.
Knightsbridge Estate Agents: At the weekend you can stop by Knightsbridge Estate Agents in the suburb of Oadby, which is open between 9am and 5pm on Saturdays, or every weekday until 5.30pm. They currently have a choice of 70 properties for sale with prices averaging £316,485 – around £82,500 above the area average.
You could leave with a fresh perspective that sees you rip up your property search criteria and start again... or with a renewed certainty that you know exactly what you want and where.
Either way, there's nothing to lose.