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Analysis shows investors' faith in Purplebricks post-Brexit

An analysis of estate agents quoted on the London Stock Exchange suggests that almost all the traditional firms have suffered since the EU Referendum while Purplebricks has bucked the trend and prospered.  The analysis, by website sellingup.com, suggests that of the four agencies listed on a main FTSE index, only Savills has fully… Source: Estate Agent News

Broadband speed in property details is 'broadly misleading'

Slow broadband speed at peak-times has been cited as the number one unexpected home-mover bugbear according to a survey of 3,000 people.  Respondents were asked what information they would most like to know about a property, which isn’t readily available from an agent or included on property details.  Some 34 per cent… Source: Estate Agent […]

Registered buyers up, property supply down says NAEA

The average number of prospective buyers registered in each branch in January was 425, a 10 per cent rise from December according to the National Association of Estate Agents.  The number of properties available to buy on estate agents’ books in January was 38. This is a decrease from December when… Source: Estate Agent News

Agent extends key new homes role across a second Sequence brand

Jason Howes, the regional director for land and new homes at Barnard Marcus, has extended his role to lead the Fox & Sons land and new homes division in Sussex as well.   Barnard Marcus and Fox & Sons are both part of Sequence UK and in his latest position, Howes is… Source: Estate Agent News

Agency launches New Forest office targeting high-end sales

Fine & Country has opened a new office at Lymington in the New Forest.   The branch is using staff from local firm Caldwells Estate Agents, headed up by Jeremy and Julian Caldwell who have over 30 years of property experience. The administrative assistant is Jessica Hartnell. Jeremy Caldwell describes his patch… Source: Estate Agent […]

Independent agents' group renews criticism of Purplebricks

The new group for independent owner-managed estate and letting agencies, to be formally inaugurated this week, has stepped up its campaign surrounding Purplebricks. The Charter for Independent Estate and Letting Agents, CIELA, has already spoken out against the high profile hybrid company, which last week announced it was to launch in… Source: Estate Agent News

Police called in after 'gun' spotted on Rightmove listing photo

Police were called in when an anxious resident spotted what appeared to be an assault rifle in a photograph of a property listed on Rightmove.  The property in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, was listed by the R A Bennett estate agency. A copy of the photograph – complete with the outline of what experts identified as… Source: Estate Agent […]

Sales progression tool cuts completion time – and pleases government

A sales progression tool claims to have reduced the average transaction time for a property from around 94 days to around 79 days – and says it could be part of the answer to the government’s call to speed up house moving. View My Chain – a platform we reported on… Source: Estate Agent News

Guilty agency "deeply distressed" by buyer's 30-foot fall at viewing

The estate agency which was fined £200,000 after a prospective house buyer fell 30 feet into a well during a viewing says it is “deeply distressed” by the incident. Antony Bulley, managing director of Strakers agency at Devizes in Wiltshire, told the BBC that directors and staff had been "deeply distressed" after a… Source: Estate Agent News

Capital appreciation on housing far outstrips other property types

Residential property has performed far better than any other property-type in terms of appreciation over the last year, according to new data. Any agent faced with reluctant buyers unsure of the investment potential can take heart from the fact that while all property types – industrial, warehousing, office and retail as… Source: Estate Agent News