Why Choose Chequers?

We are an independant company specialising in residential property sales in Barnstaple and the surrounding villages of North Devon. As experienced, professional agents, we undertake careful research before we even visit your home. Our local knowledge and experience is the key to our success.

We build relationships with our clients right through to completion; we are with you every step of the way. Our transparent ‘no sale, no fee’ service will be discussed when visiting you alongside our commission rate, which will be agreed prior to marketing your property.

We offer extensive digital marketing – your home will appear on all the online property portals such as Rightmove, Zoopla and On the Market as well as our own interactive website and local publications. We believe our internet coverage is among the best available with a strong social media presence which we use to inform potential buyers about new properties that will be coming to the market soon.

As a small independent estate agents, we value what our customers think about our services and we are delighted with the response that we get from buyers and sellers alike. Visit our review page see some of our clients testimonials.


Chequers Estate Agents are here to help you make the SMART move!

Making the right move at the right time

From solicitors to contracts, to arranging your finances, we’re here to help, offer advice and guide you throughout your selling process.

No Obligation Valuations & Expert Analysis

As experienced agents we undertake careful research before we visit your home, researching the latest sales and sold prices before advising you on how to get the best from your home. Local knowledge and experience is the key to success, but listening to our clients helps us tailor our marketing to the individual needs.

Extensive Digital Marketing

We at Chequers undertake a considerable investment in digital marketing so that we can ensure that your home will benefit from the best possible internet coverage. Your property will be featured on all the major portals namely Rightmove, Zoopla, Primelocation and On The Market.com as well as our own modern interactive web site. We believe our internet coverage is among the best available and in fact we pay extra for features such as Premium Listing and Feature Property boxes as well as all latest developments like Video Tours and Property Slammers that really help your home stand out from the crowd – and what’s more this is all included in our agreed fee with you.

Local Advertising & Social Media

At Chequers we take the latest marketing techniques seriously and have made sure that not only will your home get the best possible coverage on the internet but we also use exiting cutting edge features such as drone photography, video tours and property slammers backed up by our strong social media presence on Facebook and Instagram. Although we are undoubtedly in a digital age we firmly believe that there remains a place for local advertising which continues to be a vital aid in helping us secure buyers for the homes we have For Sale.

Distinctive Design and Eye Catching Promotion

As a traditional professional Estate Agent we endeavour to provide all the services our customers expect of a High Street Brand and operate from attractive double fronted offices right in the heart of the town where your home will be on display 24 hours a day. Our distinctive logo and modern sales boards are certainly eye catching and our sales particulars have been carefully designed to provide prospective purchasers with useful information about your home and room sizes as well as being illustrated with floor plans and colour photographs.