BREAKING NEWS – top 5 stories 09/03/2021

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PROPERTYMARK – THE FARCE CONTINUES In a desperate attempt to claw back some form of authority, following the numerous mysterious departures, and financial irregularity over non-payment of VAT. Propertymark has just issued a four-point vision of itself and its future. My advice is that it should put their own house in order before pontificating to…

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What is #Proptech?

What is Proptech 2021

The abbreviation of Property Technology, Proptech has made its presence felt in the UK property industry over the last few years. Each year that goes by it seems that this trending topic continues to grow in presence from those working within the sector to the agencies across the country embracing them. “Property technology is the…

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Influencer Marketing – Valuable or merely Vanity?

Influencer Marketing

It’s arguably a growing trend across many business sectors, the adoption in some form of influencer marketing. For many years it has been used, from celebrities advertising insurances in TV commercials to wine critics sharing their tasting notes in published reference books. Consumers are widely led by peers, if we see a name / person…

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Estate Agency: No Vaccination No Valuation?

Estate Agency Vaccines 2021

Yes, that is vaccines and not vacancies! The new word on the block and one that holds much difference of opinions. Though, by me standing in the middle, I ask if the Estate Agency industry will look to embrace the proposed future of covid-19 and possible other pandemics regarding vaccinations and masks. Can you believe,…

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#Rightmove: Rage Against the Machine

Love or Hate Rightmove

There is seldom a day that goes by that I do not see a post, a tweet, an update, video or similar within my social media groups that isn’t focused on Rightmove and then more than likely in a negative way. Despite being the giant within the UK property industry, it holds a somewhat love…

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Top Tips for Embracing Home Automation

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New technology is emerging all the time, and there are so many new products on the market so navigating the home automation sector can be a challenge. But there are many benefits to automating your property, from saving time and greater efficiency to energy-saving. If you’re keen to embrace this technology, here are some suggestions…

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I Do Like to Be Beside the Seaside?

Seaside Properties UK

Over a century ago the famous tune, that many of us will know and would have delighted many a senior person of today when they were children, was written (by John A. Glover-Kind in 1907). The tune that was made famous by the stage singer Mark Sheridan (first recorded 1909) really conjured up the atmosphere…

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10 Things you can do to make working from home easier

Working from home in 2021

In the past there was only a handful of people that, most of us would say, were lucky enough to be able to work from home (some 2 million approximately prior to March 2020). Today, with the governments continued lock downs and tier systems many are working from home not by choice though by necessity…

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