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Pirates on the High Seas and on the High Street

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Estate Agent Talk -

Hollywood often portrays pirates as drunken swashbucklers, scurvy-ridden thugs and with perhaps the exception of Jonny Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow, you might not hold them in very high esteem – a bit like estate agents some might say! What you might not realise is that pirates were in fact way ahead of their time in […]

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What is the difference between Leasehold and Freehold?

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Estate Agent Talk -

One of the most common questions I get asked, and one of the areas of most confusion, is when it comes to the difference between Freehold and Leasehold properties. It is very important to understand the difference, especially as some new-build companies are controversially selling homes as Leasehold, when traditionally, houses have been sold as […]

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A day in the life of a social savvy estate agent.

Written by Sam Ashdown on - Estate Agent Talk -

When you go about your daily business as an estate agent, do you simply rush from morning meeting to viewings, viewings to valuation, valuation to the office, clear your inbox then clear off home? On your travels, in your everyday tasks, do you ever think about your social media accounts? Or is that “someone else’s […]

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YOMDEL REVEALS WHY BUSINESSES CAN’T AFFORD TO IGNORE DIGITAL INNOVATION

Written by Andy Soloman on - Estate Agent Talk -

During its presentation at Google headquarters in London last week as part of the digital marketing experience designed for estate agents, Yomdel stated that an estate agent’s website is their most important office. The number of visitors online is far higher than any branch on the high street and with the offline market slowing, it […]

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Cure your GDPR woes for just £75 – The fastest and Easiest way:

Written by Christopher Walkey on - Estate Agent Talk -

As owner and editor of a couple of major industry news channels that hold big email databases the whole topic of GDPR was of course interest to me. Just like many I am sure I put things off until the last minute when getting my websites GDPR compliant fell in to the critical stage, ie […]

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How to maintain property maintenance

Written by Simon Duce on - Estate Agent Talk -

Let’s discuss property repairs. Push aside the image of tenants trashing a property rock star-style because that level of behavior, thankfully, hardly every happens. Instead, we’re focusing on the mundane maintenance tasks that need attention every day in property management. If a tenant contacts you with a problem, we can probably pre-empt what it might […]

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Property staffing crisis? Here’s a tip from Yomdel on securing the best candidates.

Written by Andy Soloman on - Estate Agent Talk -

With estate agents struggling to recruit key personnel, a small change in business operational structure could yield significant results that drives increased revenue growth and in turn helps agents compete successfully for the most experienced candidates. The property sector may be being disrupted by new business models and fees may have fallen, but the most […]

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WHAT PRICE A SELLER’S SANITY?

Written by Maurice Kilbride on - Estate Agent Talk -

Finding a buyer for a property has until very recently at least! been the relatively easy part of the selling process. Managing an agreed sale through to completion is where the real hard work and skill starts and the true property professionals earn their money. A recent study suggested that Purple Bricks sales success rate […]

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My Ultimate Guide to Facebook Advertising for Estate Agents

Written by Sam Ashdown on - Estate Agent Talk -

The why, what and how of advertising on Facebook as an estate or letting agent, to generate new enquiries and valuation opportunities. Are you confused by Facebook, never mind Facebook advertising? Are you fearful of falling foul of Facebook’s ever-moving terms and conditions? Do you worry about throwing your money away on endless Boosts that […]

 

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