Do You Want to Sell Your Property That has Japanese Knotweed?
Do You Want to Sell Your Property That has Japanese Knotweed?​

Selling house with Japanese knotweed

Since it was brought to Britain in the early 1800s, Japanese knotweed has spread all over the country to the point where there aren’t many places it hasn’t reached. It is considered an unwanted plant by the government and is protected by Japanese knotweed law. Because it is so resilient, it has become a problem for people who want to sell their homes because they don’t know how to get rid of Japanese knotweed. Selling your house fast with Japanese knotweed can be done as long as the right steps are taken and the seller is open and honest. Please call us as we can provide you with the help and guidance for selling a property with Japanese Knotweed.

Selling house with Japanese knotweed​

Our for selling your house with Japanese knotweed

At Sell Fast, we know that it can be hard to sell a house with Japanese Knotweed.

We give our customers expert help and walk you through the process of selling your house with Japanese Knotweed step by step.

In the UK, it can be harder to sell a home with Japanese Knotweed than it is to sell a home without this invasive plant. Japanese Knotweed is a very aggressive plant that grows quickly and can cause damage to buildings and lower their worth. But a house with Japanese Knotweed doesn’t mean it can’t be sold.

Here are some important things to think about:



As a seller, you are required by law to tell possible buyers that the property has Japanese Knotweed. If you don't share this information, it could cause legal problems in the future.

Survey and Mortgage

Survey and Mortgage

Before giving a loan, most mortgage lenders want to see the results of an a survey. If Japanese Knotweed is found in the study, it could make it harder for the buyer to get a mortgage. When Japanese Knotweed is on a property, lenders are often hesitant to give out loans.

Management Plan

Management Plan

To deal with the Japanese Knotweed problem, it's important to have a skilled control plan in place. This plan should be made by a trained expert who can figure out how bad the problem is and suggest the best ways to treat it.



Some insurance plans cover the cost of getting rid of and treating Japanese Knotweed. It might be worth looking into these choices to ease buyers' worries.

Specialist Companies

Specialist Companies

Hiring a reputable company with knowledge in getting rid of Japanese Knotweed can help solve the problem. They can show that the work was done by giving certifications or assurances. 

Transparent process of buying your property with Japanese knotweed

Transparent process of buying your home​
Step 1

Complete our online registration form

Fill out our online registration form so that we can better serve you.

Step 2

Receive a call from us within 24 hours

A team member will call you within 24 hours to better understand your needs and discuss how we can help.

Step 3

Receive an offer within 48 hours

Within 24 hours of viewing your property, we will make you a no-obligation cash offer.

Step 4

Sale Agreed

Afer agreeing to the sale, you can relax. We'll cover all the fees, ensuring a timely completion.

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Do you want advice on selling a home infested with Japanese knotweed?

If you are having trouble selling your home because it has Japanese Knotweed, we are here to help. Japanese Knotweed can be a big problem for homeowners, but our experienced team is ready to help you through the whole process of selling your house. We know how important it is to deal with the Japanese Knotweed problem. With our help, you can easily deal with the many challenges of selling a home with Japanese Knotweed. Don’t let Japanese Knotweed stop you from selling your home fast. Instead, let us help you get the best result possible. Get in touch with us right away, and we’ll help you get past this problem.

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Listed below are some common FAQs for selling a house with Japanese Knotweed.
If you cannot find an answer to your question, then simply contact us today for a free consultation.
Japanese Knotweed is a type of plant that spreads quickly and can do a lot of damage to buildings. It moves quickly, grows through concrete, and can weaken the structural integrity of a building.
Yes, you are required by law to tell possible buyers about the Japanese Knotweed on your property. If you don’t share this information, you could get in trouble with the law.
Yes, you can sell a house with Japanese Knotweed on it, but it can be harder. Due to the risks and possible costs of removal, buyers may be hesitant to buy.
Japanese Knotweed can make it harder to sell a house because it makes people worry about the building’s stability, possible damage, and how much it will cost to get rid of the plant. It can also make it harder for the buyer to get a mortgage.
To figure out how bad the Japanese Knotweed problem is, you should hire a trained professional. They can give their skilled advice, make a plan for how to handle the situation, and suggest the best ways to treat the problem.
Yes, some mortgage companies may not give a loan if the house has Japanese Knotweed. But each provider has its own rules, and some may be willing to give a mortgage if the right treatment plans are in place.
If the property has Japanese Knotweed, treating it before selling it can make it more appealing to buyers. Having a management plan in place and having a respected expert carry it out can help ease buyers doubts.
Some insurance policies cover the cost of treating Japanese Knotweed and getting rid of it. It is a good idea to look into these choices to ease buyers’ concerns.
Japanese Knotweed is hard to get rid of because it needs to be treated over and over again. How long it takes varies on how bad the problem is and what kind of treatment is used, but it can take several years. 

At Sell Fast we buy any property regardless of its condition and this includes those with Japanese Knotweed. We would need to conduct a thorough investigation before giving a final offer, but as long as we can come to an agreement, we would be happy to help.

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