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Sell Your House For Cash

People who need to sell a property quickly are increasingly using quick cash buyers.

Although there is definitely still a place for the traditional estate agent, some people are finding that this route takes too long and their needs require them to find a quick house sale. We take a look at property cash buyers in a little more detail below.

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  1. What is a cash house buyer?
  2. How our cash for house buying process works
  3. Benefits of selling to a cash house buyer
  4. Reasons for a quick house sale
  5. How much will I get for my property?
  6. How long does a house sale take when selling to us?
  7. Which type of properties do we buy?
  8. Why choose us
  9. FAQs

What Is A Cash House Buyer?

Essentially a cash house buyer is someone who has cash at the ready and is able to buy a property outright without requiring a mortgage or selling another property first. Specialist property cash buyers like The Property Buying Company have investors who enable them to have a cash sum available whenever someone requires a quick sale of their property. If you choose to use a quick cash buyer when selling your property, make sure you do the relevant research first because not all are what they seem. Make sure they are regulated by The Property Ombudsman and that all legal fees are included so you don’t get hit with a large bill at a later date.

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How Our Cash For House Buying Process Works

If you want a quick house sale and receive a fair cash sum then the process couldn’t be simpler:

  1. Visit our website and pop your postcode in when prompted
  2. You’ll receive an email with an estimate valuation based on searches within your area
  3. We’ll call you to find out more about your property and whether you’re happy to proceed
  4. We’ll then book in a home visit from one of our Acquisition Managers who will look at your home, make note of any unique features or potential problems and chat to you about your situation and reason for selling
  5. If you’re happy with the final valuation then we’ll commission a RICS survey to be completed by a professional
  6. You’ll receive a cash sum in your bank account within a matter of weeks

Benefits Of Selling To A Property Cash Buyer

If you want or need to sell your property quickly, with minimal hassle, then a quick property cash buyer could be the right route for you. Some of the benefits include:

  1. They can work to a timescale that suits you, so no more longing questions around how long does a house sale take – whether you need to complete in a few days or a few weeks, quick property cash buyers will work closely with you to understand your situation and any urgency involved so you can move on to your next project or property fast
  2. There is no chain – due to being cash property buyers there is no chance that the sale could fall through. There is no one else within the chain meaning you’re secure in the knowledge that you don’t have to wait for any other sale to go ahead before your property is sold
  3. The process is straight forward – quick cash buyers make the process smooth from start to finish. There’s no chain, as previously mentioned and they will work quickly and efficiently to take ownership of your property and get the money to you in far less time than a traditional estate agent can
  4. You don’t have to worry about legal fees – any fees associated with selling your property will be covered by a quick cash buyer. There should be no hidden charges so whatever your valuation – that’s the amount you’ll receive
  5. Any property or condition – quick property cash buyers will buy any property, in any condition so, even if you have a problem property, you can still get a fair cash sum for your property

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Reasons For A Quick House Sale

There are all sorts of reasons why you may need a quick house sale. From situations that are out of your control to situations where you just need the convenience of a quick cash sale to move onto a new project or property, we help people across the UK to achieve just that. For more information on specific situations where we have helped people then click on the links below:

How Much Will I Get For My Property?

Although we can’t offer you the full price for your property, we will offer you a fair price. Generally, this is up to 80% of the market value of your property, but this is subject to a house valuation being carried out by one of our Acquisition managers as well as a RICS survey. These enable us to take into consideration any unique features that your property possesses, as well as any potential issues.

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How Long Does A House Sale Take When Selling To Us?

We have been known to complete in as little as 24hrs, however, we are able to work to a timescale that suits you, whether this be a few days or a few weeks. Generally we complete most purchases within 4 weeks from the time you initially contact us to the completion date.

Which Types Of Properties Do We Buy?

We buy properties of all shapes and sizes and in any condition. From burnt-out houses and non-standard constructions through to mansions and penthouses, there’s no limit to what we can take on. The most common properties we buy are:

  • Semi-detached
  • Detached
  • Flats
  • Bungalows
  • Terraces

Why Choose Us

We are regulated by The Property Ombudsman and the National Association of Property Buyers which means we make sure our customers are protected at every stage of the buying process. We always endeavour to build a rapport with our customers and we’ll only ever allocate one agent to a case which means you’ll always have a point of contact that you’ll recognise. This is one of many reasons why we get some amazing reviews online from our customers.


  1. Q: My properties in a bad condition, will you still buy it?

    Yes. Whatever the condition of your property, we can buy it for a fair cash sum

  2. Q: Do you purchase the properties yourself?

    Mostly, however, if we’re unable to help you then we have a network of investors who are also property cash buyers and can complete the sale quickly and efficiently

  3. Q: How long does a house sale take?

    From as little as 24hrs through to about 4 weeks. We’re able to work to your timescale, where possible, so you can technically dictate how long it takes to complete the purchase

  • We buy any house, in any location, no matter what condition
  • We can clear out the property for you!
  • All the costs are covered, including the solicitor fees
  • Buying with cash allows us to guarantee a quick sale

Are you interested in finding out more & getting a free house valuation? Then we can help, just call:

0800 024 8444

How much can you get?

Complete a few details to see if your property qualifies and get a cash offer

5 simple steps to having your property sold!

Our quick (but thorough) 5 step sale process means we can buy your house fast and at a great price

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  • 01.

    Check to see if your property is eligible check now

  • 02.

    Receive an offer from us within 24 hours

  • 03.

    We’ll visit your property & formalise our offer

  • 04.

    We’ll instruct solicitors and pay all fees

  • 05.

    Exchange contracts & complete as usual

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Independent reviews of our service from reviews.co.uk

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463 Reviews


Process and business model explained with no hard sell but helpful guidance and very quick response to my request.

Posted 2 days ago

kate stewart

Shaun has been exceptionally helpful so far. Will come back when I am ready to sell. Thanks K Stewart

Posted 5 days ago


Lee has been amazing and has listened and negotiated in a professional and sympathetic way. I was really put off by other cash for properties companies and their hard sell, but you have been completely different and I am very grateful. Adam you are also fab! Thank you all

Posted 1 week ago

Dave Musson

Excellent service from Mark, but our situation has changed for the time being. Please stay in touch

Posted 2 weeks ago

David Barson

Although we have not gone any further at the moment we can say that we were dealt with very professionally and we will contact Scott again if our situation changes.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Why sell your house to us?

We’re one of the leading buyers of residential/commercial property and land in England and Wales. We buy using our own cash facility meaning we can offer the best prices in our industry and complete the sale quicker than anyone else.

Your options Average sale length Typical cost to you
The Property Buying Company 2-3 weeks £0.00
Other House Buying Companies 2-10 weeks £1000
Property Auction 6-10 weeks £2500-£5000
Online Estate Agents 16-52 weeks £1000(upfront)-£5000
Estate Agents 16-52 weeks £5000

Unlike most of the other options available to you, we are not a broker or middle man, meaning you skip the fees and get a sale quickly and easily.

The Property Buying Company is registered with the Property Ombudsman and is a member of the National Association of Property Buyers

National Association of Property Buyers The Property Ombudsman

Properties bought by us for cash in
the last 2 years


Of our own money spent buying
property for cash

2-3 weeks

Average time taken from initial offer
to completion