Berkeley picks new PR team

Newgate has been hired to handle communications for three Berkeley Group brands: St James, St William and Berkeley Homes Eastern Counties.

Housing Secretary turns to Zoopla to address estate agents about lifting the lockdown

Robert Jenrick has penned a blog post for Zoopla to “share his vision for restarting the housing market” with the industry. “Each of the building blocks of the buying and selling process are now back in business,” writes the Secretary of State for Housing. “We all need to work together safely as we rebuild our economy and restore livelihoods, starting with the housing market.”

Chris Dietz on the new home etiquette

The property market may have restarted this week, but working practices have changed beyond recognition in the last two months. Leading RE’s Chris Dietz offers ten practical tips on how agents can stay productive – and sane – while based remotely…

70-branch Dexters swings back into action

London’s biggest independent agency wastes no time in getting back to work after the government’s eleventh-hour green light, but it’s not quite business as usual…