Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to Houses for Sale & to Rent, a site created to help you find a property for Sale or to Rent in the UK.

Please see below some of the most frequently asked questions we get from our users, we hope they help you understand how to use our website more easily.

What is Houses for Sale & to Rent?

Houses for Sale & to Rent is a property data search engine that collects property related information, historic house price data and listings from a number of different sources on the web, such as portals, estate agents, aggregators and registrars.

Is Houses for Sale & to Rent an estate agency?

Houses for Sale & to Rent is not an estate agency - We do not sell houses, mortgages, or any form of financial services. We operate as a property data search engine that helps you find property information on the web, the same way search engines such as Google, Yahoo! and Bing help their users find websites and useful content online.

What properties are listed on Houses for Sale & to Rent?

The properties listed on Houses for Sale & to Rent come from property portals, estate agents, aggregators and property content providers who are currently listing properties for sale and to rent online. We do have partnerships with portals, estate agents, and property advisors who might be recommended to you in order to assist your search for a property.

Is Houses for Sale & to Rent free to use?

Yes, you are welcome to browse listings, check content and receive email alerts from the website, completely free of charge.

Is the data on Houses for Sale & to Rent always correct and up to date?

Houses for Sale & to Rent aims at maintaining its data as correct and up to date as possible. However, if you find a listing or property information containing errors, please feel free to get in touch with us. We will make sure your feedback is taken into account when applying any necessary changes.

How do I send an enquiry to get more details about a property?

Once you have found a property you are interested in, through our website or an email alert, you can then contact the agent directly via phone or by filling in the contact form.

Why did I not get a response for an enquiry I have sent about a property?

We are not able to guarantee agents will respond to enquiries sent via our website. In case this happens, we recommend that you contact the agent directly via phone

Is Houses for Sale & to Rent able to book or confirm viewing times for a property?

We are not able to confirm any viewing times on behalf of estate agents. In case you wish to confirm a viewing time for a property, we recommend that you contact the estate agent directly via phone

Why does the estate agent phone number given for the property I like does not go through?

There might be cases where the telephone information made available to us is not up to date. If this happens, we recommend that you search on Google for the estate agent listing the property you are interested in and contact them directly via the phone number available on their own website.

Why does Houses for Sale & to Rent display properties from some estate agents and not others?

The properties and content we display on our site comes from partners who list their properties and content with us. If an agent works with one of our property portal partners, then it is likely their property might be shown on our property search engine results.

If I own a property and would like to put it on for sale or to rent, can I list it on Houses for Sale & to Rent?

We only display property information and listings provided to us by our partners. If you would like your property listing to appear on our website, we recommend that you contact one of the estate agents with properties currently being listed on Houses for Sale & to Rent.