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Software

PropCo PropCo Software, which incorporates a range of leading features for letting, client accounting and property management, aims to reduce admin and stationary costs through eSignatures, secure online portals for landlords to access their property records and documentation,…

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Regulation & Law

End of revenge evictions

The House of Lords late last week approved a Government amendment to the Deregulation Bill which will bring an end to so-called ‘revenge evictions’ by private sector landlords tired of moaning tenants.…

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Countrywide set to make fresh acquisitions

Countrywide has announced that it has reached an agreement to increase its financing facilities from £150 million to £250 million. The FTSE-250-listed plan to use the additional finance for general corporate purposes,…

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Housing Market

Repossession levels plummet

The number of homes repossessed by lenders last year fell to their lowest level since 2006. The latest data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) shows that the number of repossessions…

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Products & Services

Online agency shares offer – in for a pound…

Some £1.25million worth of equity in EstatesDirect.com is live on the crowd funding website CrowdCube. EstatesDirect.com’s previous listing on the site in 2014 generated £660,000 in just 10 days breaking records in…

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Products & Services

Portals – the gloves are off

A few short weeks ago, very few people outside the residential property industry had heard OnTheMarket (OTM); a substantial number of those within the industry had heard of it but weren’t too…

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Products & Services

The iProperty Company seeks fresh investment

With a growing number of house hunters now starting their property search online, more internet savvy vendors are turning their backs on traditional high street estate agents as they seek alternative ways…

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Regulation & Law

Get with the programme, say tenants

Half of tenants believe the tenancy application process is slow and outdated, according to market research company, Populus, who conducted a survey on behalf of tenancy software specialist OnBoard Pro. 1,000 Private…

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