Introducing ‘Top Gaff’, a revolutionary new way to sell your home from your phone. No commission, no fees, no contract.
[04.03.2019] – Launching today is the beta version of the Top Gaff app, a ground-breaking new way to sell residential property in the UK. Top Gaff eradicates the need for traditional estate agents, giving consumers the ability to list their property for sale with Top Gaff without excessive fees or commission.
The Top Gaff app enables consumers to have more control over selling their home, free of commission. The only costs for consumers are the 99p listing fee and the commissioning of an EPC and conveyancing fees as per normal practice in the UK from their preferred suppliers. Top Gaff also provide 3rd party EPC surveying services as an optional add-on.
|Commission / Fees||Minimum contract term||Listed on Property Portals|
|Top Gaff||99p listing fee||None||Yes|
|Purple Bricks||£899 – £1,399||Up to 10-month fee deferment||Yes|
|Estate Agents||Up to 2% of sale price||12 weeks, fees payable on sale||Yes|
Developed by 4 entrepreneurs with deep experience in app development and the property market, Top Gaff is set to disrupt the industry with its easy to use app.
Daren Paradise, Director, comments, “People buy and sell things every day on the internet via their phones. Consumers are savvy and like to be in control. Apps are a way of life. With the Top Gaff app, they can sell their most valuable asset from their phone. There’s no commission, or contract. It’s an app for sellers who want better control over the sale of their home.”
It takes no more than 10 minutes to complete your listing and submit it for review:
1. Download the Top Gaff app and set up your user account
2. Enter your postcode
3. Enter your asking price
4. Enter details of your property as prompted by the app (e.g. number of bedrooms)
5. Take photos of your property from your mobile phone and upload to the app
6. Review your listing and then submit your property to the Top Gaff team for review
All property listings are reviewed by Top Gaff prior to publication online and are typically live within 24 hours. The EPC can be commissioned separately by the seller and added to the property profile within 7 days of listing.
Top Gaff is an estate agent behind the scenes and are on hand to give any advice and support.
Through the Top Gaff app buyers and sellers can converse directly with each other through the app’s encrypted instant messaging system, arrange viewings, make offers and discuss all aspects of the sale.
In Zoopla’s 2018 State of the Property Nation research, transparency was revealed to be the top most important factor to consumers when choosing an Estate Agent. With Top Gaff, sellers work in partnership with the Top Gaff team to achieve much greater control over the process verses traditional Estate Agents and full transparency, start to finish.
Daren comments, “The launch today of the Top Gaff app is a beta trial version, we are looking for early adopters to download the app and experience a refreshingly new way of selling their home. Feedback from beta users will help us to develop additional features and at a later date.”
The Top Gaff app is available to download free from the App Store or Google Play Store. More information can also be found on topgaff.com.
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