Marketing Strategy

At Downes & Sons Auctioneers, we will take time to talk to you and understand your specific requirements. Selling property can be a stressful time so it is important that you know exactly what to expect. Based on our initial valuation, we will prepare a marketing strategy tailored to you and your property. We believe in putting things in writing so that there is absolutely no confusion should you engage our services.



During the initial consultation and property valuation, we will determine your requirements and advise you of the estimated current market value of your property based on our in-depth knowledge of the property market. We conduct a thorough assessment of every property to best gauge the listed sale price.


PSRA Letter of Agreement

We will prepare a Letter of Agreement which will include the following:

* Name and address of the property for sale
* The commencement date of the sale
* The advised market value of the property
* The fee structure



Full measurements


Marketing Photographs

We take professional photographs of the entire property focusing on the key selling points.


For Sale Sign

At your request, we will organise a suitable signboard to be erected at your property. Our name and contact number will be on the sign and we can also organise a pointer sign on the main road if suitable. Our sign boards are distinctive and well known and they are a very cost effective form of advertising.


Website Advertising

In order to give your property maximum exposure we have access to a number of different websites including:


Our Database

Our Property Database allows us to track potential buyers at the touch of a button. Once a suitable property comes on our books we can do a buyer search and send your property details to these clients immediately


Regular Updates

Good communication is vital when selling a property. Westay in close contact with Vendors and buyers throughout the process. We keep a complete sales log of all calls and offers lodged by potential buyers and we make this available to Vendors



We undertake viewings 6 days a week to facilitate buyers.
High Quality Brochures

We will compile and arrange the printing of a descriptive sales brochure. This will feature comprehensive details of your property including photographs, floor plans and directions to assist viewers. The brochures will be issued to all interested parties including enquiries and those on our database contact management system.