We are the Leading Specialists in UK Property for Overseas Buyers, UK Expats and Buy-to-Let Investors
Part of Large Group
Find UK Property is the trading name of International Property Specialists Ltd, a UK company. We are members of a large group of companies specialising in International Property Sales and Property Management. We operate from the 26 acre business park (Time Technology Park) where we have our UK offices in Lancashire. The Group has been established at this site for almost 30 years.
Dedicated Sales and Admin Teams
Find UK Property specializes in UK investment properties with full service and long term support. Although part of a large group, we have small dedicated teams dealing with customer sales and customer admin and providing a very personal service. Our Sales Team consists of senior property consultants with many years of experience of the UK Property market.
We have a policy whereby our most senior and experienced staff deal with customers directly and will aim to answer most calls and emails, as we appreciate that property purchase is a major decision for most people. The Admin team provides support with regards to all agreements, payments for property, client account statements and property management updates.
Normally your main contact will be one of the Senior Consultants or a Company Director. Whilst other staff will work on your property, the Senior will accompany you to key viewings and keep you updated with all aspects of your property search and the buying process.
Middle East Presence
Our partner company, Sandcastles in Dubai, UAE is responsible for all of the marketing and customer acquisition for investment properties that are purchased by overseas buyers. Our sister company ‘Openshore Property’ sells property in Dubai to buyers from all over the world. See www.openshoreproperty.com . Sandcastles has agreements with many worldwide property developers and sellers; and we can benefit from this relationship too – especially for investment properties. Even if you are a Sandcastles client buying investment property in the UK, when you visit the UK, Find UK will help you with the property viewing and purchase process. We will provide an excellent level of service to property purchase completion, and also help with post-purchase full property management.
Our UK offices are 45 minutes from Manchester International Airport. Please contact us prior to arranging a visit.
Our Group of companies are able to provide you with a complete property investment solution. We and our partner companies acquire suitable investment properties, renovate them, rent them out, and then sell them to overseas investors in a secure way. We have systems in place to reduce risk with use of official client accounts, appointment of knowledgeable solicitors to do local searches and registration under buyer’s name at the UK Land Registry. Then we normally continue to manage the properties on the customers’ behalf and provide regular statements and net rental payments into their accounts. This way we control all aspects of the process and have full accountability to the buyer, making the purchase and management process much easier. We can help you buy even if you are not able to visit the UK right now as ID documents can be attested by a lawyer in your own country.
Click the Investment Property page for more details.
Own Use Properties
In some cases overseas buyers may be looking for a property for their own use. Such properties are not owned by our group or partner companies and are only available in the 3rd party re-sale market. In such cases Find UK act as Buyer’s Agent to find the most suitable property for you in the UK. Where we act to find you properties from 3rd party sellers and agents, we normally charge you a fee, a portion of which may have to be paid up-front as a registration fee. Such a fee is not charged for investment properties purchased from us or our group/partner companies.
Award Winning Agency
We are fully licenced members of the National Association of Estate Agents in the UK.
Find UK Property staff have passed the relevant examinations set by the National Federation of Property Professionals. One of our staff was officially recognised by NFoPP as achieving the highest marks amongst all UK Estate Agents in 2012 Winner & Highest Achiever in UK – “UK Residential Property”
Writing in “Property Professional Magazine” – The official magazine for accredited members of National Association of Estate Agents and other UK Property Associations, Tariq Mohammed, a director of Find UK Property said “We are really delighted in winning the Highest Achievement Award in Sale of Residential Property . Our company sells UK properties to overseas investors and UK expats. Such buyers want to deal with professional and knowledgeable property consultants and this award will further help us, by showing that we have well-trained staff.” Property Professional – Nov/Dec 2013 Issue pages 62-63.
We Are Fully Licensed
We are fully licensed members of the National Association of Estate Agents. Our staff have passed the relevant examinations set by the National Federation of Property Professionals. One of our staff was officially recognised by NFoPP as achieving the highest marks amongst all UK Estate Agents in 2012.
In order to discuss your requirements, it is best to complete an enquiry form under the relevant section on home page, by clicking “GET INSTANT E-BROCHURE”. If you provide your contact details, we will contact you at your request. Alternatively email email@example.com or call the advice line number above.
We’re committed to protecting and respecting your privacy
Find UK Property is a trading name for International Property Specialists Ltd. This Policy explains when and why we collect personal information about people who visit our website or call us, how we use it, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
We may change this Policy from time to time so please check this page occasionally to ensure that you’re happy with any changes. By using our website, you’re agreeing to be bound by this Policy.
What information do we collect about you?
We obtain information about you when you use our website and contact us using the following:
- HelpOnClick: When you use the live help tool, you user ID and IP address is collected, along with any other information you provide, so that we can contact you regarding your enquiry. If you leave us a message, your name and email address is collected so that we can email you back a response.
- Enquiry form: When you submit a form, the personal information we collect might include your name, email address and any other information you provide us with such as your contact number, resident country and nationality.
- Sales calls: If you choose to contact us using the telephone number on the website, any personal information you provide will be collected.
We may also obtain your contact details if you have requested information about our products through third party service providers we work in association with or who work on our behalf; for example, investment property agencies.
How is your information used?
We may typically use your personal information for the following purposes. This is not a definitive list and may change from time to time:
- To send you information about our investment properties or communications which you have requested
- To respond to your enquiries or comments submitted through this Website
- To help improve our products and services
- To help customise the website according to your interests
- To help in training and development of staff
If you choose to contact us using the telephone number on the website, calls may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes.
What is the lawful basis for processing the information?
We have a legitimate interest to process this information. These legitimate interests are:
- To ensure that your queries are addressed
- To provide you with our services
- To gain information about the use of our website and any improvements that can be made
How long do we keep your data for?
In accordance with the GDPR, we will retain your personal information for three years from the date of collection at which point it will be erased or anonymised so that the data no longer identifies you.
Who has access to your information?
We will never sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
We will not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.
Third Party Service Providers working on our behalf: We may pass your information to our third-party service providers, agents, subcontractors and other associated organisations for the purposes of completing tasks and providing services to you on our behalf (for example, using an agent to find you a suitable own-use property). However, when we use third party service providers, we disclose only the personal information that is necessary to deliver the service and we have a contract in place that requires them to keep your information secure and not to use it for their own direct marketing purposes. Please be reassured that we will not release your information to third parties (beyond our network and partner companies) for them to use for their own direct marketing purposes, unless you have requested us to do so, or we are required to do so by law, for example, by a court order or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime.
How do we protect your data?
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
Links to other websites
In addition, if you linked to our website from a third-party site, we cannot be responsible for the privacy policies and practices of the owners and operators of that third-party site and recommend that you check the policy of that third-party site.
Use of ‘Cookies’
How to update your information?
If you believe that any information we are holding about you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
What are your rights?
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data at any time.
You have the right to use our website without consenting to marketing and communication services. We currently do NOT send marketing emails to our clients. We will inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes.
You have a right to request access to or rectification of your personal data which we hold about you. You also have a right to erase your personal data, to restrict the processing of your personal data and the right to receive your personal data that you have provided to us, the right to object to our processing of your personal data and a right to request that we transmit your personal data to another data controller.
Where we process your personal data because you have given us your consent to do so, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
You have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office if you feel unhappy with the way we process your data. Please visit www.ico.org.uk for more information.
To exercise any of these rights, please write to email@example.com.
Review of this Policy
We keep this Policy under regular review. This Policy was last updated in June 2018.
What is a cookie?
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website so that we can tailor it to our customer needs. For example, we can make more popular pages easier to navigate to. The information can also be used to determine the number of unique visits and return visits to a website. Also, whether users have encountered problems while using the site or its functions. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Google Analytics: This cookie allows us to see information on user website activities including, but not limited to page views, source and time spend on website. The information is depersonalised and is displayed as numbers, meaning it cannot be tracked back to individuals. This will help to protect your privacy. Using Google Analytics, we can see what content is popular on our website and strive to give you more of the things you enjoy reading and watching.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.
How can you manage cookies?
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
If you do not want your data collected with Google Analytics, you can install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on directly from the Google website.