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OTM growth ‘concerns’ Zoopla, says Ian Springett

OnTheMarket (OTM) Chief Executive Ian Springett (left) insists that web traffic to the OTM website has proved “buoyant” in March, despite accusations to the contrary, thanks largely to a multi-million pound advertising…

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Housing Market

Housing is a top issue for voters

One of the most closely contested General Elections for decades is now formally under way, with the NHS, economy, immigration, welfare and jobs all high on the political agenda. But housing is…

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Agencies & People

Odds shorten on estate agent winning seat in May

Bookmakers have slashed the odds on Kevin Hollinrake, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Hunters Property Group, being elected MP for Thirsk & Malton after his nearest rival, and existing MP for the…

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Housing Market

Rents rise further

Rents in the residential property market continued to increase in February as tenants across the UK paid an average of £81 more per month than a year ago, the latest figures released…

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Regulation & Law

Plans to allow sub-letting would be “catastrophic”

Concerns are growing over “catastrophic”plans to permit private tenants to sub-let their tenancies in England, while a Scottish housing organisation is calling on the Scottish Government to introduce a new law banning…

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Products & Services

OnTheMarket traffic dispute goes on

The Zoopla Property Group (ZPG) has issued yet another press release questioning the number of people who are actually visiting the recently launched OnTheMarket (OTM) property portal. OTM report that it has…

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Housing Market

Significant increase in new housing consents

There has been a sharp rise in the number of housing permissions by local authorities in the last year, according to new data published by the Home Builders’ Federation (HBF) and Glenigan.…

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