UPDATE, 12th May: Revised regulations mean that the housing market can re-open on Wednesday 13th May
Poor communication caused most complaints about property agents in 2019.
Most independent estate agencies are planning to go back to “normal” office-based work as soon as it’s safe, according to a survey by The Guild of Property Professionals – but a significant proportion are considering alternative set-ups…
William Cash’s Spear’s Magazine names this year’s top ten London buying agents, London selling agents and country property specialists for Britain’s High Net Worth set.
Britain’s leading hybrid estate agency Purplebricks peaked in 2018 and is now losing market share, according to some new analysis.
Savills has surveyed 50 of its top people in property markets around the world to gauge levels of buyer and seller pessimism and positivity, and assess how the Coronavirus pandemic is changing the residential real estate sector.
David Stewart has taken over from Ian Crabb as Group Chief Executive Officer of LSL Property Services Plc with immediate effect.
Buyers are not responding to the Covid-19 crisis in the same way as to the 2008 global financial crash or to 2016’s Stamp Duty changes, says Knight Frank’s Priya Black, who heads up the Baker Street New Homes department. In this interview with PrimeResi, Black shares her views on how the current market will play out, and what long-term effects the lockdown could have on the business of estate agency…
78% of the estate agency giant’s employees have been furloughed, with remaining senior management all taking pay cuts.
Property firms are turning to virtual broadcasts to offer market insights and maintain client relations in the lockdown.
Franchised property brokerage has ambitions to become the UK’s biggest estate agency, says Russell Quirk.
After a month in lockdown, Moreas Madani remains upbeat about the property market. “We are beginning to see some green shoots”, says the partner in Knight Frank’s Prime Central London Developments team and the agency’s Middle East Global Wealth Ambassador; some deals are still going through remotely, and his team has not lost a single existing sale to the pandemic. PrimeResi caught up with Madani to find out what’s happening in the market, and to look ahead to how the property industry might change in the long term as a result.