“Compass” has been created by a team from Cornerstone Tax Advisors.
The acquisition is the latest move in Zoopla’s strategy to create a “software ecosystem” for the property industry.
Addland.com already features listings from heavyweights including Savills and Bidwells.
Recently-launched property portal Boomin has appointed former Virgin Group CEO Stephen Murphy as Non-Executive Chairman, and is looking to recruit a Managing Director.
This year’s ESTAS Forum & Awards are due to take place on 22nd October, at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
The founder of Britain’s most successful hybrid estate agency, Purplebricks, is about to launch his next big venture: taking on Rightmove and Zoopla with a new portal that’s being billed as “the next generation property site”. Boomin has the potential to “reset the balance of power in the industry”, says Michael Bruce in this PrimeResi Q&A…
Emoov co-founder and Emaar product chief Ivan Ramirez has teamed up with Faisal Butt’s proptech investment firm.
Knight Frank has decided to invest in American venture capital firm Fifth Wall’s European Real Estate Technology Fund.
Goldman Sachs has acquired the majority stake in Germany’s Oikos Group, following on from a £75m investment in British modular housing firm Top Hat in 2019.
Challenger property portal will officially launch on Good Friday. “We are not just trying to build a credible alternative to Rightmove,” says founder Michael Bruce; “we are determined to change the centre of gravity, where more of the power is held by the agents and the rewards more equally shared.”
Epropservices, the parent company of The Guild of Property Professionals and Fine & Country, has acquired proptech agency Starberry.