OnTheMarket chief executive Ian Springett says he did not expect 90 per cent of agents advertising on the new site to drop Zoopla and stick with Rightmove as a result of the ‘only one other portal rule’.
Agents using drones for photography have previously had uncertainty over the precise legal rights of where the small ‘copters can and cannot be flown - now a new website is likely to add a little more uncertainty.
Scotland’s alternative to stamp duty, the new Land and Buildings Transaction Tax, takes effect from Wednesday - with uncertainty as to what impact it will have on the market north of the border.
Some 60 per cent of the public support a mansion tax on homes valued at £2m or more, according to a survey by property consumer group, the HomeOwners Alliance.
Here is a dilemma for the many agents and property professionals who happen also to be motorsport fan: a proposed housing development appears to be threatening the existance of the historic Goodwood circuit and hill-climb.
Watch the latest weekly video roundup of news from Estate Agent Today and Letting Agent Today, featuring stories on the latest developments on the government's proposals to allow tenants to sublet rental properties, online agency Purplebricks' intention to float on the stock market and some things you may not know about Rightmove to celebrate the portal's 15th birthday.
Online agency sellmyhome.co.uk is claiming to be holding the first-ever ‘virtual open house’ on its Facebook page at noon today.
Entrepreneur, eMoov investor and former Dragon’s Den star James Caan has followed in the footsteps of Countrywide by investing in Pi Labs.
There has been a boost in transactions of between 15 and 35 per cent in cities outside the south east of England, suggesting “the most significant recovery in house market activity since 2007” according to Hometrack.
Zoopla claims that, according to the Labour Party’s own definition of its proposed mansion tax, the only political party leader who will have to pay is....Ed Miliband.