1000+ Properties

Sold in Plymouth

500+ Instructions

in 2016/17 alone

1000+ Surveys


About Us

Alan Cummings & Co. is one of Plymouth's leading independent estate agents. Professionalism, extensive local knowledge and high quality service is all part of the highly respected business which Alan Cummings has built up since 1994.

Based in the West Country we are passionate about our home city of Plymouth and the superb surrounding areas with Dartmoor National Park to the north, the renowned South Hams area of Devon to the east and over the rolling countryside of South East Cornwall.  Whether selling, buying or requiring a valuation or, we consider our knowledge of the market and understanding our customers is key to our business.

Our office in Plymouth is strategically located in the prime residential area of Mannamead which is in central Plymouth, well positioned to provide excellent coverage of the city and surrounding areas.  Our office enjoys a prominent position and is highly visible with our distinctive marketing and branding creating eye catching backlit window displays.

'Professionalism, High Quality Service, Reputable and Wholly Independent Estate  Agents' are the watchwords at Alan Cummings & Co.

Selling your Home?

The successful sale of your property begins with receiving expert marketing advice coupled with realistic guidance on the true value of your property supported by extensive local knowledge and a proven history of sales in the area.  Excellent presentation of your property is essential and our unique marketing incorporates leading edge technology and this combined with the recognition that 'People sell houses', ensures that we will achieve the best possible price for your home.

Our distinctive marketing includes eye catching 'For Sale' boards, quality colour sale particulars with wide angle photographs and a floor plan instantly available to view on screen.

This combined with extensive local, regional and where appropriate, National promotion of listed properties.

With our strategically located office occupying a prime high street location in Mannamead, we handle sales for properties in all parts of the city and beyond into the surrounding rural areas and villages reaching out into the South Hams, northwards to Dartmoor and into South East Cornwall, indeed, with properties also being sold in Harrogate in Yorkshire and Penzance in Cornwall!

Our properties are displayed and promoted via extensive website coverage principally via Rightmove, Zoopla, Primelocatin.com and of course our own website. Our customers therefore have an increased chance of agreeing a sale at a realistic price by gaining full market exposure.


Alan Cummings & Co. are proud to offer a fine selection of property located in and around Plymouth. We typically sell a broad spectrum of properties ranging from homes for the first time buyer or investor, modern family homes and individual characterful properties of all periods.

Full details, photographs and floor plans for all of our properties are available and we will be delighted to arrange to show you over the properties you like at a convenient time.

Our experienced team of Negotiators are always keen to get to know you and to fully understand your requirements with the aim of helping you find the right property for your purchase.  We shall then endeavour to guide you through your purchase at every step of the way.

We are also able to help point you in the right direction to ensure your purchase is sound and make sure that you get the best Independent Financial Advice and we can recommend excellent local Independent Solicitors for your conveyancing requirements.

Our partners

Allied Surveyors and Valuers Ltd is essentially a cooperative, owned by its 43 shareholding Chartered Surveyors, covering England and Wales.

RICS is the world's leading professional body for qualifications and standards in land, property, infrastructure and construction.