Half the price of a high-street agent

Estate agency is changing

By using Housesimple, you could potentially save thousands of pounds! 

We looked at data from Countrywide PLC for a benchmark of the national average estate agency fee. Countrywide is the UK’s largest Estate Agency Group providing unparalleled coverage of the UK property market. Their national average fee in 2017 was £3,404*.  

Our service is completely free, and our unlimited viewings (using a 3rd party supplier) are £305** totalling £315 including VAT. This makes us significantly less than half the price of a high street agent.

Countrywide’s national average estate agent fee calculated -














Average Fee



(Total revenue £171,907,808 / Total transactions 50,500)



* Figures based on Countrywide PLC Annual Report 2017

** Viewings package is included to make a like for like comparison when compared with the service offering of a high street estate agent.

***Nb. We've assumed that VAT is included in the 1.21% fee because the report doesn't say otherwise.  Vat is also included in our fee.


All information is correct as of 7th August 2018