This Estate Agency Terms and Conditions legal template set out the standard terms and conditions of an estate agent supplying services to a client who wants to sell their property. For use in the UK.
This terms and conditions template set out the detailed arrangements for the provision of services by an estate agency to a client taking into account the particular requirements of being an estate agent:
- managing offers
- provision of keys
- access to the property
- Home Reports.
Properties marketed for sale in Scotland need a Home Report. This Estate Agency Terms and Conditions document includes relevant clauses for Home Reports, specifying that the client is responsible for all costs associated with obtaining the relevant documentation.
An application form is also included so that you can provide your client with details of their application (including the services you will provide, the fees, commission rates, details of the property to sell etc.) along with your standard terms and conditions.
You need to make your client aware of your terms and conditions in a way which will allows them to be incorporated into the contract. If you choose to print terms and conditions on the back of any proposal supplied to the property owner, you consider inserting a reference on the front page to the terms and conditions on the reverse.
This Estate Agency Terms and Conditions document is suitable for use in England and Wales or Scotland. It includes the following clauses:
- agent details
- application form
- type of agency
- For Sale boards
- price and payment of fees
- client obligations
- agent obligations
- Property Mis-Descriptions Act
- warranties and liabilities.