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Easy as ABC? The government’s plan for EPCs in the private rented sector
Easy as ABC? The government’s plan for EPCs in the private rented sector
29 July 2021
5 minute read

Did you know that 15% of total UK greenhouse emissions come from homes? The need to act on climate change is becoming greater every day. With the UK’s plan to hit net zero emissions by 2050, British homes have got to reach EPC rating C or above by 2025. But is this achievable? Find out in our latest blog post…

Tagged: Agent Sustainability Landlords Legislation
Centre of attention: are city centres making a post-lockdown comeback?
Centre of attention: are city centres making a post-lockdown comeback?
22 July 2021
4 minute read

Whilst areas with generous green gardens became desirable during the pandemic, properties in urban centres felt like claustrophobic cages slap-bang in the middle of a ghost town. But now that the end of the pandemic is in sight, there’s hope that the green shoots of recovery are tentatively sprouting on the streets of London.

Tagged: Moving Home Property Market
Does hybrid mean happiness? The benefits of the hybrid agency model
Does hybrid mean happiness? The benefits of the hybrid agency model
15 July 2021
5 minute read

A decade ago, many in the property industry believed that online agencies were the future. Although agents like Purplebricks made their mark, many haven’t lived up to expectations. But, a new breed of agency has emerged - the hybrid agency model. We share the benefits in this blog post…

Tagged: Agent Technology Lettings Agents
The subletting dilemma: how letting agents can help landlords
The subletting dilemma: how letting agents can help landlords
8 July 2021
4 minute read

Subletting is marmite. Some landlords love it; others hate it. If all goes well then it can benefit everyone. But it can leave a nasty taste in the mouth when things go wrong...

Tagged: Landlords Lettings Agents
Box office: 10 reasons why physical offices are still a must for agents
Box office: 10 reasons why physical offices are still a must for agents
1 July 2021
4 minute read

Remote working was already on the rise before the pandemic. And now, thanks to Covid-19, commercial landlords are beginning to fear the worst. Could this be the end of the physical office? We don’t think so. And here are our 10 reasons why physical offices are still a must for estate agents.

Tagged: Agent Lettings Agents
The digital home move revolution
The digital home move revolution
28 June 2021
4 minute read

Automation is beginning to play an increasing role in the property sector. We’ve got Open Banking, electronic Tenant Referencing, and now the age of the digital move is upon us... Read our thoughts here.

Tagged: Digital Move Digital Home Move