Hybrid franchise agency EstatesDirect appears to be well on its way to securing another tranche of investment cash through crowdfunding, to top up £660,000 it raised this way last year.
As the election nears, the government has set out its guidelines which house builders must follow if they are to create homes aimed at first time buyers and eligible for a total of £200m in loans from the Department of Communities and Local Government.
With only 80 days left to the general election Sandfords, a central and north west London agency, is the latest industry name to come out against Labour’s mansion tax proposal.
Estate Agent Today wants to break new boundaries this year by running stories about agents and by agents - and preferably, on video.
The increase in stamp duty for high end properties has won perhaps-unexpected backing from the chairman of Lonres, William Carrington.
New conveyancing portal Veyo has answered critics saying it was too vague on its charges by stating that it will levy a fee of £20 per transaction.
Two separate reports by City analysts suggest that portal switches by agents since the arrival of OnTheMarket have now left Rightmove in a still-stronger position than before.