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Estate and Letting Agents in Reading

Romans Reading, incorporating Atlantis, are the leading estate and lettings agents in Reading and the surrounding area, and a majority of the Reading team have been with this office since we opened in October 2001.

As one of the area’s leading residential estate agents and letting specialists we have successfully moved thousands of clients, some more than once! We strongly believe it is not only our years of experience that set us apart from the competition but also our dedication, attention to detail, and regular team training. We use our local knowledge and training, to help our customers with all their varying property needs, and on top of our sales and lettings services we can help you with your mortgage, conveyancing, and even property surveys.

We would love the opportunity to talk with you to see how we can help. To find out more about our estate agency or lettings services in Reading click the relevant links below.

Sales: 0118 953 8784    Lettings: 0118 953 8785
Branch Address

33 - 34 Market Place,
Reading, Berkshire

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Services Available

Opening Hours
Reading Branch
Monday to Thursday 8.15am to 6:30pm
Friday 8.15am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 2pm.
Customer Services
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm

Romans Estate Agents in Reading

Our large team of professional estate agents at Romans Reading are passionate about selling property and deliver an excellent level of customer service, ensuring our clients continue to use us again and again. We take the time to understand your individual needs and provide you with an accurate property valuation in order to attract the best levels of interest. Our extensive database of buyers in Reading is growing on a daily basis enabling us to immediately present your property to serious buyers in the area.

Once an offer has been accepted we don’t stop there, our experienced Move Managers then look after you and sale of the your property, communicating with all parties and taking it through to a successful completion, allowing you to concentrate on how to make your new property a home.

George Steedman George Steedman,Sales Manager

“I’ve enjoyed an extremely successful career within Romans, which I believe is down to my dedication to the team of agents working alongside me; ensuring we all collaborate to deliver an exceptional service. I lived the best part of my formative years abroad but nowhere truly felt like home until I moved to Reading. I joined Romans’ flagship Reading branch in 2002 and I’m proud to have become Sales Manager.”

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Properties for sale in Reading

Looking for houses or flats for sale in Reading? Reading has a wide variety of property types, from contemporary apartments to Victorian terraced homes, making the town appealing to a wide variety of buyers. In fact, Reading recently experienced a boom in residential development, much of which has been focused on central locations, with apartment living in attractive high-rises becoming ever popular with young people and commuters.

The average value of properties for sale in Reading is currently £336,000, which is an 8% increase from 12 months ago. Most sales in the last year were for flats which currently have an average value of £238,000, followed by terraced properties and semi-detached houses which have average values of £310,000 and £382,000, respectively.

Average home values in Reading
Reading house prices

Living in Reading

Reading is one of the largest centres of commerce and industry to the west of London, offering a wide range of local amenities, including the Oracle shopping centre, Reading Football Club, Reading University and many bars and restaurants. The imminent arrival of Crossrail, which will offer residents even better transport links to central London, is attracting a surge of property buyers keen to move to the area before house prices rise even more.

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Romans Lettings Agents Reading

Whether you're new to the letting industry or an established and successful landlord, you can rest-assured that our letting agents in Reading will look after you and your rental property in a professional manner. As regulated members of the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) we always ensure your let meets the latest government legislation.

Our team of experienced letting agents in Reading have worked in the local area for many years and through organic growth and the acquisition of Atlantis Lettings, Romans is now the leading lettings agency in Reading and the surrounding area. Our core values lie in providing excellent advice and delivering first class customer service; we want to help you maximise the return on your property and match tenants with the ideal property.

Richard Chambers - Reading Lettings Manager Richard Chambers, Lettings Manager

“I have worked for Romans since 2007 and spent many years managing other branches, prior to becoming the Lettings Manager at the Reading branch. I have built excellent relationships with many local landlords, both first time landlords and portfolio landlords and their tenants, who regularly seek advice from my team and I on the local lettings market. ”

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Reading Customer Testimonials

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  • (16 reviews)
94% of our customers rate the service at Romans Reading as Good or Excellent, based on 16 ratings.
  • Thank you once again for your excellent service, the process was easy from start to finish, nothing was too much trouble, Romans handle the important things with ease, making a sale stress free; One thing I remember is calling by one evening just as the shop was closing, instead of being politely turned away, the member of staff took the time I needed to help me and offer advice, it's the little things that make all the difference....


    Feefo Review at 19-Jan-2017

94% of customers liked our service 

(16 reviews)
Posted Rating Comment Company comment
24-Mar-2017 Poor
So many issues. I left Romans many years ago due to poor service but unfortunately the agency I moved to was acquired and so I ended up back with them. I'd hoped things had changed.

All my issues this time were around a change in tenant. They didn't tell me for c 2 weeks that the tenant had given notice and then they didn't know how much notice the tenant had to give! They asked me to provide the Agreement! Turns out it was only a month.

I made endless calls chasing them up to get on with what I pay them for! I suggested they market the property asap and use external pictures until interior ones became available. They hadn't thought of this. In fact they'd not even arranged to visit the property. There was no sense of urgency at all.

They asked me for keys even though they were supposed to have done the checkout. They asked me if the property had smoke alarms - they had been managing the property. They hadn't informed me my outgoing tenant had had a pet in the house, despite my tenancy being strictly no pets!

I arranged for decorators only to find that they hadn't got the electricity key from the outgoing tenant so we had no power.. turns out we didn't have the gas one either.. yet more hassle!

I could go on.. and on.. and on..

Numerous times I asked to speak to the branch manager but not once was my request actioned, despite being a long standing customer and my endless list of issues.

The 2 stars are for the handful of helpful people who helped me out when I was at the peak of my frustrations - there are some - thank you.

If it wasn't so much hassle I would move elsewhere. An absolute nightmare all round.
Thank you for your comments and I apologise for any problems you may have experienced. 

Please can you contact me directly as I would like to attempt to resolve this with you.  Ensuring our customers have a good experience with Romans is important to me, my team and to the Romans Group and on the occasion that someone may feel they have not enjoyed their experience I would like to attempt to understand why. 

My contact details are or 0118 9538715

Kind Regards, John Sumner, Regional Lettings Director
07-Feb-2017 Good
Very happy with the service Thank you for your positive comments and I look forward to our continued relationship in Lettings, Many Thanks, John Sumner, Regional Lettings Director
01-Feb-2017 Good
Overall good - sometimes slow in response, and a lot of different people to deal with. Would be better to have one dedicated contact all the way through. Dear Sir, I am delighted that overall you are happy with our service however I would be very happy to speak with you regarding your feedback as customer satisfaction is paramount, please feel free to call me on 07764 162504 at your convenience so we may discuss any concerns you have now or in the future, Kind Regards, John Sumner, Regional Lettings Director
19-Jan-2017 Excellent
Thank you once again for your excellent service, the process was easy from start to finish, nothing was too much trouble, Romans handle the important things with ease, making a sale stress free; One thing I remember is calling by one evening just as the shop was closing, instead of being politely turned away, the member of staff took the time I needed to help me and offer advice, it's the little things that make all the difference....
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