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Traditional vs. Online Agents, which one would you choose?

Wednesday 06 January 2016  / Ruth Montia

In a survey conducted by Face For Business, it was found that out of 1,000 members of the public 60% of people would prefer to buy or sell a home through a traditional estate agent. This was due to characteristics associated to the traditional agents...

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Top agents and analysts predictions for market in 2016

Wednesday 16 December 2015  / Ruth Montia

The high-end agencies and property analysts' have announced to EAT their predictions for the UK's mainstream housing market 2016.These are predictions and may not prove correct, but their predictions for 2015 have also been looked at to see if they...

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Survey reveals sellers only ‘consider’ using online agents

Tuesday 15 December 2015  / Ruth Montia

The Property Academy piloted a large survey consisting of 5,420 recent home movers and found that over one in five of them considered using an online estate agent to sell their property.The survey failed to reveal how many sellers actually went on...

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OTM News

Friday 11 December 2015  / Ruth Montia

OTM announced that in July 2016 some agents will be offered the opportunity to list with OnTheMarket for free now if they sign a Letter of Intent promising to formally sign up with the portal in the future.This is their recruiting tool to attract...

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Are agents reporting money laundering suspicions?

 / Ruth Montia

Transparency International are an anti-corruption campaign group and have released a report saying British estate agents reported only 179 suspicions of money laundering in a whole year.The report covers many sectors of trading and its states the...