Agents leaving OTM

Monday 05 October 2015  / Ruth Montia

A selection of agents have left OnTheMarket and returned to Zoopla including Stirling Ackroyd, Statons, Alex Neil and Cheffins.According to a statement from eMoov, one of the major online portals that are part of the tracking exercise says "After...


PR Stunt causes split

Friday 02 October 2015  / Ruth Montia

The high end estate agency Savills are no longer working with The Red Brick Road as a result of the PR stunt earlier this week. The two companies had worked together for five years, but in May was hired to handle the creative and PR activity for easyProperty.Red...


Funeral held for Traditional Estate Agents

Thursday 01 October 2015  / Ruth Montia

Online agency easyProperty staged a three mile street 'funeral' procession through central London, with a horse-drawn hearse, a New Orleans-style band and 40 mock high street agents in caricature pin-striped suits, led by chief executive Rob Ellice.The...

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Over a million raised for eMoov

Wednesday 30 September 2015  / Ruth Montia

eMoov in its latest crowdfunding pitch recently exceeded its original target of raising £1m and with just two days to go they have managed to raise £1.7m.Yesterday an investment of just over £100,000 was made and since the campaign began in September...


The Figures are out!

Tuesday 29 September 2015  / Ruth Montia

Newly released Land Registry data, shows that an average of 65,550 transactions per month between March and June in comparisons to 73,985 sales a month in the same period last year.The number of homes sold over the spring and summer was down on 2014...


Agents Window Smashed!

Monday 28 September 2015  / Ruth Montia

Marsh and Parsons Estate agency Shoreditch branch had their windows smashed on the weekend, during a protest march.The event was organised by a group called 'F*** Protest' and was to protest against unaffordable housing and began as a street party.Similar...