No effort, no entry?

Friday 29 September 2017

When it comes to office attire, estate agents have always maintained a smart demeanour. However a recent article has called for the industry to change their outdated ways in order to attract a new generation of workers.

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Shared ownership slowdown

Thursday 28 September 2017

Shared ownership transactions appear to have decreased in recent months – raising questions over whether more needs to be done to ‘sell’ the idea of shared ownership to home buyers.

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Customer habits are changing – are you keeping up?

Wednesday 27 September 2017

Digital disruption is happening everywhere, whether we like it or not, and if Transport for London’s recent decision not to renew Uber’s licence to operate had black cab drivers across the capital breathing a sigh of relief, they’ve not been paying attention.

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The Autumn Budget: an overview

Friday 22 September 2017

NAEA Propertymark has submitted its views to the Treasury ahead of the Autumn Budget 2017, calling on the Government to exempt first-time buyers from paying stamp duty and give incentives to downsizers in order to encourage them to move.

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Customer service 101

Wednesday 20 September 2017

Sometimes, the smallest things can have the biggest impact - and often, all it takes is a quick phone call.

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TPO warns agents over email scam

Tuesday 19 September 2017

The Property Ombudsman (TPO) has issued a warning to all agents to act with caution as fraudulent ‘buyers’ target agents with the latest computer virus scam.

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Cleaner vehicle checker

Monday 18 September 2017

The Greater London Authority's Cleaner Vehicle Checker, a new scheme which will identify the most polluting vehicles, will be launching next month.

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Return of the closing date culture

Friday 15 September 2017

Closing dates have made a return to the middle segment of the Scottish housing market, according to Scotland’s leading independent property consultancy, Galbraith.

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A members view: the need to reform stamp duty

Wednesday 13 September 2017

As Chancellor Phillip Hammond continues to face increasing pressure to reform stamp duty, John Elliott, Managing Director of Millwood Designer Homes emphasizes his views on the impact of the tax regime on the property market.

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Lack of land blamed for lack of housing

Monday 11 September 2017

A squeeze on funding and lack of availability for smaller housebuilders is aggravating Britain's housing shortage, an industry survey suggests.

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Top tips to make sure your house offer is accepted

Friday 08 September 2017

PRESS RELEASE: NAEA Propertymark offers advice for prospective buyers looking to get their offer accepted on their dream home

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Scotland's Programme for Government

Wednesday 06 September 2017

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon set out her Programme for Government this week, outlining actions the Government will take in the forthcoming year.

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HM Treasury launch Frozen Assets Review

Tuesday 05 September 2017

Estate agents are being urged to check the HM Treasury Frozen Assets Review to make sure they are not holding monies belonging to a client that is subject to financial sanctions.

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Property Ombudsman to introduce 24-hour web chat service

Monday 04 September 2017

The Property Ombudsman (TPO) has announced plans to launch a 24-hour chat function, aimed at enhancing the way consumer complaints are handled online.

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Propertymark TV advert goes live!

Monday 04 September 2017

After months in the making, our brand new television advert is finally here!

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