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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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New ‘Qoob’ App for viewing property

Tuesday 08 December 2015  / Ruth Montia

Qoob is a new app allowing people to use a smartphone to view homes put on the market by private sellers. The app has been created by technicians at the London Institute for Mathematical Sciences and it will also allow users to upload pictures of their...

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The OTM Debate

Wednesday 04 November 2015  / Ruth Montia

With the continuing opposition between Zoopla and OnTheMarket, Jefferies analyst Anthony Codling has told investors that the recent debate in the industry press has switched from portals criticising each other to some agents criticising OnTheMarketJefferies...

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OTM hits back at critics

Tuesday 06 October 2015  / Ruth Montia

The chief executive of OnTheMarket, Ian Springett responded back at what he calls "detractors" who have alleged that four agencies have quit the portal.The statement from eMoov said that "after the initial rush to join OnTheMarket earlier in the year...

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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...