Getting a good holiday plan or purchasing a property has never been easy. The long process involves multiple calls to different travel agents or property dealers or browsing multiple websites to get the best price or deal. This process can get tiresome and frustrating most of the time.
Chandigarh based startup portal AgentsBids is trying to solve this problem for you. The company has launched a local service bidding platform which connects you up with verified, valid agents within your neighbourhood or town who can help you get the best deal on services like insurance, real estate, travel, loan and many others.
All you need to do is sign up and post your requirement for anything ranging from holiday packages,medical insurance, car loan to an apartment. Soon after you will receive bids from the services verified local agents. You can now browse and assess all the bids and figure out the one that suits your requirement. You will get reverts from the accepted bid only, as your personal details are kept confidential.
Once you decide and accept a proposal from a particular agent who has sent you multiple proposals, the request gets locked and the deal continues until it is finalized and converted.
The service gives users access to some unique features like local service bidding customized deals, CRM and analytics.
Once you have signed up, you can also ask questions regarding various service you are interested in, your privacy is also maintained on the service as your email and other contact details are not shared to any agent without prior permission from you.
The moment an agent’s deal or proposal is accepted, they will immediately receive a notification via mail or sms, informing them with details of the customer benefiting both user and the agent.
The deals section on the portal lists out various deals available locally in your region. Currently the portal only seems to be having deals in the Chandigarh and Mohali region.
The platform has a subscription based model for the agents on monthly basis. Currently there are four different plans for each category of the service provided on the platform. If you are an agent, then you can start off with a free 30 day basic plan. The paid plans range from Rs 7999 pm to Rs 34999 per month.
The portal currently has more than 200 registered agents (paid customers) and more than 1700 active users accessing the service.
If you live around Chandigarh, Mohali or Panchkula and are need of a service, post your request and let the agents bid on it.