Sell A House With Japanese Knotweed

How To Sell a Property With Japanese Knotweed

Japanese knotweed, something you probably hadn’t heard of until it’s evil roots sprang into your life. If you’ve fallen victim to this ghastly problems you’re no doubt already resigned to not being able to sell your home. All hope is not lost! You can sell Japanese knotweed property fast by filling in the form below! We specialise in buying properties riddled with issues so you can move on with your life!

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Selling a property affected by Japanese knotweed

Most people, upon finding out they have this issue, tend to brush it under the carpet and think of it as nothing more than garden weeds. A dangerous mistake to make! Japanese knotweed is quick to spread and can damage your walls; it’s strong enough to break through concrete!

Adding to this, the fact that Japanese knotweed can become extremely expensive to remove and actually take up to 5 years to fully remove!

If you aren’t keen to handle the jungle of weeds sprouting in your garden or have had this extremely stressful problem for a number of months, Property Escape will buy your property cash and hassle free.


The issues of having properties with Japanese knotweed

There are a few issues relating to properties with this unusual problem. These include:

  • Finding yourself with an unsellable property, people don’t typically want to touch a property with Japanese knotweed.
  • Left untreated there’s the likelihood of structural damage to your home.
  • Having to fork out between 3-6k at best to solve the issue and worst case up to £200k!


The process to sell property with Japanese knotweed?

There’s a very limited number of options if you’re a homeowner with this nasty problem. You could either:

  1. Put it on with an estate agent and hope someone may be willing to overlook this issue.
  2. Sell at a somewhat compromised price to a cash buying property site.

If your school of thought is tending towards the latter then Property Escape will endeavour to offer you the best price it can for the property in question. Call our friendly customer service on 0203 916 5960 or alternatively fill in one of the web forms.

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Read our FAQs section for answers to your most burning questions

We don’t discount any properties and will always put forward an offer for something you have to sell. Some of the types of properties we buy are: bungalows, flats, maisonettes, terraced houses, semi&detached properties, land, retail, offices and warehouses. Should you have something more unusual it’ll certainly still be of interest.

Absolutely nothing, we don’t believe in charging for this unlike many of our competitors. We’re honest and transparent with our clients and will be upfront if we feel we’re not the right buyers for your situation.

A property buying company provides a solution for homeowners who need to sell their property fast. All purchases are direct and made using our own cash. We’ve assisted on countless occasions by pulling our clients out of tight spots when they needed to achieve a super fast sale.

The sale of your property will remain strictly confidential. Your friends and family needn’t know about your sale until you wish to tell them. There’ll be no for sale boards nor will it be advertised in the public domain.

Selling conventionally v selling with Property Escape

You can see why selling to us turns out to be the most fruitful. We’re not a middle man, you’ll be skipping any fees and getting a guaranteed quick sale.

Selling with estate agents

Estimated time for sale completion, 6 – 9 months

Advertised price


Price agreed after survey


Estate agent & solicitor fees


Mortgage payments


Bills & repairs


Final price


Selling with Property Escape

Estimated time for sale completion, 7 days

Advertised price


Price agreed after survey


Estate agent & solicitor fees


Mortgage payments


Bills & repairs


Final price


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Here are some of the reasons people choose to sell their house quickly with us

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