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Can you list a property in 300 seconds whilst on the go?

| August 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

A new listing app is being tested among agents which claims to do the job within five minutes, allowing agents to list a property from their mobile phones  The iPhone app, launched by Wigwamm, is said to create professional property listings within a few taps. We’re not sure how pracitcal it is to do a […]

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Foxtons sign new mobile handset deal

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

London Estate Agency Foxtons has signed a major deal with phone provider Nokia to supply staff with its Lumia 820 smartphone. The manufacturer has already given the device to around 900 phones of Foxtons’ employees The estate agents, who we have highlighted on this blog before as a leading innovator, has 37 offices and has developed […]

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The real value of a home

| March 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

One of the problems with property being considered such a good long term investment is that people become obsessed with stats and house price trends and knowing when is a good or bad time to buy. This factor has become almost a national obsession during the last few years and coupled with the newspapers ability […]

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Top 20 UK Estate Agency and Lettings Agency Web Sites: Top 5

| February 29, 2012 | 2 Comments

This is the final post in a series highlighting what we think are the Top UK Estate Agency and Lettings Agency Web sites out there at the moment. We are praising a variety of innovative sites that distance themselves from the standard agency template sites we see so often and show a little bit of […]

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Why should I be Pinterested

| February 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Last week we introduced Pinterest and gave an overview of how quickly it is gaining traction as a very credible social media site. But as with all social media, rather than just jumping on the bandwagon it is right for agents to consider how/why they would use it to enhance the marketing and development […]

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Can “Goodwill” hold a sale together?

| March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

The recent telegraph headline “Gazumping makes a comeback in London” may just be the standard article used after a positive new years start to the London market, but the reality is that the lack of real commitment from either party right through to exchange of contracts leaves the UK system wide open to this practice. […]

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Estate Agents – Would you like your phones to ring more?

| December 9, 2010 | 7 Comments

Most of the estate agents I speak to at the moment are not only concerned about the lack of foot traffic to their offices but the increasing number of house hunters that don’t even pick up the phone to speak to them. The recent Home Moving Trends survey showed that less than a quarter of […]

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iPad Apps for Estate Agents

| September 23, 2010 | 14 Comments

Industry commentators from across the globe have been quick to highlight how useful they think the Apple iPad will be to Estate Agents in going about their daily activity. 1000watt The Exit Pro Dezrez business2 I’m certainly in agreement

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