BARBON INSURANCE GROUP STRENGTHENS BOARD WITH NEW APPOINTMENT

Barbon Insurance Group Ltd (Barbon), the UK’s leading provider of risk solutions to the residential lettings sector, via its HomeLet and Rentshield Direct brands, has appointed Mark Witherspoon as non-executive director, subject to the usual regulatory approval. Mark brings extensive experience across retail financial services and property sectors.  He is currently Data Services Director at…

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ZPG’s property websites saw record levels of traffic over January

Following on from their announcement that Zoopla Property Group (ZPG) have agreed to acquire Hometrack for for £120 million, yesterday they reported record levels of traffic and appraisal leads during January, with record new highs seen in the number of visits across its platform and appraisal leads delivered to its agent partners during the month.…

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Zoopla Property Group agrees to aquire Hometrack for £120 million

Zoopla Property Group Plc (ZPG) has announced that it has agreed to acquire Hometrack.co.uk Limited, the UK’s leading provider of residential property market insights and analytics, for £120 million on a cash-free, debt-free basis. ZPG is already owner of some of the UK’s most trusted digital platforms including Zoopla, uSwitch, PrimeLocation and Property Software Group,…

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Over 100 estate agency branches return in past 3 months says ZPG

Zoopla Property Group (ZPG),  reported yesterday  that over the last 3 months alone over 100 estate agency branches have returned to advertising on its websites, that brings the total number of branches that have left to join OnTheMarket (OTM) and have subsequently returned to ZPG to over 700. ZPG has also reported an increase in…

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December a record month for appraisal leads says ZPG

Zoopla Property Group (ZPG) announced earlier this week that they delivered a record number of unique appraisal leads to their agent members in December 2016, at the same time they announced that total appraisal leads generated for their members during 2016 were also up by an impressive 31% on 2015. Mark Goddard, Managing Director of…

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Zoopla property group announce aquisition and exclusive partnership

Zoopla Property Group announced on the same day as their results last week that they had acquired leading estate agent website design and hosting business Technicweb and had invested and signed an exclusive partnership with connected home insurance provider, Neos. Alex Chesterman, Founder & CEO of ZPG said, “We are delighted to announce that we…

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New Headquarters for Zoopla Property Group

Zoopla Property Group Plc (ZPG), owner of the UK’s most-trusted digital platforms including Zoopla, uSwitch and PrimeLocation announced yesterday  that it has moved Headquarters,  it has moved into its new 45,000 home adjacent to Tower Bridge at The Cooperage, 5 Copper Row, London SE1. Alex Chesterman, Founder & CEO of ZPG said, “This move marks…

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ZPG report continued growth in their Audience

News release from Zoopla Property Group yesterday headlined “ZPG reports over 53 million visits and 2 million leads in September” Over 53 million visits to its websites in September is up 13% year on year, the ZPG property apps also saw strong growth with total downloads now at in excess of 8.3 million. Mark Goddard,…

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ZPG invests in innovative proptech start-up

Zoopla Property Group (ZPG) announced yesterday that it has invested in and agreed an exclusive long-term strategic partnership with Bricklane.com, the UK’s latest innovative proptech start-up. Bricklane.com is launching the UK’s first online Property ISA, aiming to help ‘Generation Rent’ get a toehold in the property market whilst saving up for a deposit on a…

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Zoopla Property Group PLC Trading update

Zoopla Property Group PLC yesterday provided an update on current trading.   The Property Services division continues to trade in line with expectations and Management is pleased to report continued growth in the total number of property partners, with UK Agency partner numbers having grown for 16 consecutive months to 13,275 as at 31 August…

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Seminars across UK by Zoopla Property Group

In their latest news release Zoopla Property Group (ZPG) say they are rolling out a series of seminars for their members at eight locations across the UK throughout October. Zoopla Property group which now includes newly-acquired Property Software Group along with uSwitch, Zoopla and Primelocation will hold the seminars at some of the UK’s top…

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