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Adam Walker

Adam Walker

Racing to put new instructions on the portals may, says Adam Walker, blow your chances of the best sale. It may seem like a good idea, but consider the downsides.

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Adam Walker

Adam Walker
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There have been several recent reports of the extraordinary prices being achieved for estate agency and letting businesses. One letting business has just sold for twenty-six times its profit! Another single office…

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Adam Walker

Adam Walker
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Black cab vs Uber car; is there a direct correlation between the changes in the city taxi market and the online agency ‘threat’? Adam Walker discusses.

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Hidden fees

Adam Walker
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I renewed my car breakdown policy the other day. It should have been a straightforward matter but it was not. I have been with a major breakdown service for many years and…

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Looking back to the 1960s

John Dennis

June 1964, this lean, young, decidedly nervous young man walks into the dimly lit Old Town office of FA Larard & Sons, for an interview with Mr Jack Larard. I was confronted…

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Let’s get Britain building!

Stewart Baseley, Executive Chairman, Home Builders Federation

Housing is currently at the very top of the political agenda. All the main parties now acknowledge that we face an acute housing crisis and need to increase supply. Over the past…

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Adam Walker

The Negotiator
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For 35 years I have viewed the burden of increasing regulation from the agent’s perspective. I’ve just been forced to look at it from the perspective of the tenant, says Adam Walker.

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Adam Walker

The Negotiator
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The idea for this article came to me over a year ago. I bumped into someone at an awards ceremony whom I last saw in 2008 in rather unhappy circumstances. His business…

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From property to politics

Kevin Hollinrake MP, Founder of Hunters

A dramatic career change has propelled Kevin Hollinrake into the spotlight. The founder of Hunters reflects on the current state of the property market.

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