About

 
We are a dynamic agency comprised of a dedicated and welcoming team who are always keen to deliver for clients and have been providing a window into some of the most valued properties in the Borough of Richmond for over 25 years.
 
 

An absolute pleasure to work with you all at Antony Roberts. Thank you so much for your wonderful support and brilliance during such a stressful time.

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Appreciating The Homes And People We Work With

Guiding our clients in all aspects of agency, including sales, lettings and property management, our work is built on our deep-rooted knowledge and appreciation of the property market within the area and our ability to work with a clientele from all walks of life and all ages. We’ve spent years understanding the intricacies of the community and its properties to be able to communicate with great confidence to a global audience.

From grand family residences across centuries of architectural influence to more contemporary and new build developments, our portfolio is a rich collection of the borough’s residential gems and continues to grow to reflect our diverse client base.

Our expertise includes corporate lettings, investment and acquisition together with land and new homes. We assist property developers across all stages of the development process and provide portfolio advice to private investors, institutions and charities.

Glorious History

We’re so proud to celebrate and be able to completely immerse ourselves in all that is happening in this fantastic area. Albeit a formal London Borough in recent years, with a history richly influenced by regal prominence, Richmond has proven a highly popular destination for centuries. On the cusp of the capital, where town meets country and intertwines with the River Thames. Former villages and travel routes with distinct features now combine to provide an area thoroughly enjoyed by residents with travel connections to the City and airports and great access to international schools. Richmond is undoubtedly a highly desirable area for families, young people and business travellers from across the world.

A Personal Touch

Whilst we have a global reach, we are proud to be a stridently independent business with the flexibility to build successful, longstanding relationships with our clients. With a tight-knit collaborative team, we can advise and act quickly and decisively to best represent those who seek our expertise whilst tailoring our approach to each of our clients’ needs. In delivering this personable level of service, we have garnered a loyal clientele – many who still entrust us with their properties years later.

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Recruitment
 

We have a high calibre team.

A substantial proportion of employees, whether new or already firmly established in the industry when joining us, have been with the company for many years.

Our collective experience and blend of talent are truly impressive.

All our staff are directly engaged in serving our clients and delivering the finest service individually and collectively.

If you believe we should know about you then please email our Operations Director, David Reed, with a CV and covering note.

dreed@antonyroberts.co.uk

 
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Redress Scheme
 

Antony Roberts is a member of The Property Ombudsman (TPO) which provides a free, impartial and independent service for the resolution of disputes between consumers and property agents.

We follow TPO’s Codes of Practice which set the standard expected from property professionals.

TPO’s Codes of Practice can be found on their website www.tpos.co.uk or can be requested directly from us. TPO’s service is free of charge to consumers.

 
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Client Money Scheme / Protection
 

Client Money Protection (CMP) is provided my Propertymark. Antony Roberts CMP certificate can be found here, whilst the Propertymark Conduct and Membership rules can be found on the Propertymark website.

 
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Landlord Fees
 

For landlords wishing to know more about our comprehensive range of services and competitive fee structures, please contact the office pertinent to the location of your property or portfolio for more details.

As an introduction, our headline commission rates for our services are as follows:

  • Letting & Full Management: 15% plus VAT (18% gross)
  • Letting & Rent Collection: 10% plus VAT (12% gross)
  • Additional fees payable to Antony Roberts, which have not been altered at all since the Tenant Fees Act came into effect, are:
  • Administration Fee: £125 plus VAT (£150 gross)
  • Deposit Registration Fee: £25 plus VAT (£30 gross)
 
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Tenant Fees
 

A Guide to our fees and potential costs & charges:

Tenant fees for Assured Shorthold Tenancies (ASTs)

  • VAT is charged @ 20%
  • All tenancies will need initial monies paid prior to check in; consisting of a full security deposit and first month’s rent.

Additional fees and charges are as follows:

  • The level of the full security deposit will be at a level exceeding no more than 5 weeks rent unless the annual rent is greater than £50,000 (£4,166.67 pcm) where the security deposit will be at a level exceeding no more than 6 weeks rent.
  • Holding deposit (usually equal to one week’s rent)

During or at the end of a tenancy

  • Changes to an existing tenancy £50 (£41.67 + VAT)
  • To add additional tenant to existing tenancy £50 (£41.67 + VAT)
  • Administration for change of sharer to existing tenancy £50 (£41.67 + VAT)
  • Reasonable costs for replacement of lost keys, access or security devices
  • Default fees for late payment of rent are 3% above Bank of England base rate

Tenant fees for non-assured Shorthold Tenancies (non-ASTs)

  • VAT is charged @ 20%
  • All tenancies will need initial monies paid prior to check in; consisting of a full security deposit and first month’s rent

Additional fees and charges are as follows:

  • Holding deposit (usually equal to one week’s rent) and deducted from moving in monies
  • Referencing fees (per person) £60 (£50 plus VAT)
  • To prepare documents for a new tenancy £300 (£250 plus VAT)

During the tenancy:

  • To prepare extension documents for an existing tenancy £150 (£125 plus VAT)

Outgoing referencing (if applicable) £25 (£20.84 +VAT)

At the end of the tenancy:

  • Tenants are expected to pay for the inventory check out fee
 
The Team
Experts in their field, our team harness their commercial and local knowledge to guide clients on their real estate journey.
Antony Roberts