Property portals are ‘displacing agents’ by ‘moving closer to the transaction’, says proptech expert
'In their efforts to diversify revenue streams, real estate portals are moving closer to the transaction and doing more of the transaction', says Mike DelPrete in an in-depth report on the future of property portals
Chinese property portal & Asian real estate platform merge to create international new-build powerhouse
Juwai.com and IQI Global have merged to create 'Asia’s biggest proptech group specialised in global new development properties'
Property portals around the world are rallying to retain customers as the Coronavirus lockdown quells market activity; British portals are offering the deepest discounts of all.
Home-working and video tours are the new normal, as PrimeResi looks at some of the practical business steps being taken by residential property advisors in the face of the escalating Coronavirus crisis
Owner of Sotheby's Dubai and the Middle East region confirms acquisition of UK business
One prime estate agency has listed properties for sale in more than half of the nation's postcodes in the last six months, significantly out-covering any other brick-and-mortar firm.
Poppy Chenevix-Trench has moved on from the Savills Private Office, becoming the latest high-level addition to Sandy Mitchell's Redbook Agency.
Strutt & Parker's London new homes sales chief reflects on the big themes to emerge in the prime development sector lately, and the projects currently setting the tone in the luxury market...
By Keir Waddell
Charles Medina has moved from Savills to become a Director at Strutt & Parker in Mayfair and Marylebone.
Another major acquisition creates London's biggest estate agency network.
Super-prime developer expands into education, securing planning for a new school for Thomas’s Kensington, along with new apartments & townhouses
The agency is looking to grow its regional resi development business by 50% over the next five years
'A double-digit price fall does not exactly feel imminent', says Knight Frank, after recording some encouragingly high activity levels given the circumstances...
Property portal expects a ‘cautious mood’ to continue in the housing market until Easter.
Propertymark has flagged the big threats and opportunities facing estate agents and the property market in the year ahead...
Luxury hospitality giant's new boss flags branded resi as a major part of international growth plans.
If we all stopped in our tracks every time the papers rang a bell to call the onset of the next property crash, none of us would have bought homes since 1998, says buying agent Saul Empson...
By Saul Empson