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House for sale - what day are the majority of the viewings?

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BigBadBob Fri 21-Sep-12 08:58:07

Just put our house up for sale on Tuesday and just wonderd if you get many viewings during the week, or is it mainly at the weekend? DW and I both work and have three young kids, so a bit hectic during the week and so would like to limit viewings to the weekend if possible.

Sinkingfeeling Fri 21-Sep-12 09:09:53

We put our house on the market on a Wednesday earlier this year and had 2 viewings on the Thursday, three on the Friday and three at the weekend. There tends to be a flurry of viewings as soon as your house hits Rightmove (assuming it's not over-priced or in poor condition) and then they tail off within a few weeks. I do think you have to be prepared to have viewings at any time of the week though, with reasonable notice. It's not a seller's market in most areas of the country at the moment ...

TirednessKills Fri 21-Sep-12 09:34:57

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BigBadBob Fri 21-Sep-12 10:33:07

We're with an online estate agent, so viewings will be down to us. Details went on Rightmove etc on Tuesday...not heard anything yet....

CuddyMum Fri 21-Sep-12 15:12:54

Most of our viewings have been on Saturdays.

Tweetinat Fri 21-Sep-12 15:14:52

I only like to view houses during the week so weekend only viewings would probably rule us out tbh

ArbitraryUsername Fri 21-Sep-12 21:17:52

We preferred to view during the week too (during working hours). Trying to look round a house with the kids in tow is a nightmare.

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