Agent quits high street and Rightmove, Brexit brush-off, housing benefit shocker




Estate agency quits high street AND Rightmove in same week

PDQ Estates in Cornwall says the end of its branch's lease is an ideal opportunity to 'go hybrid' and that Rightmove rates are no longer economically viable.

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Berkeley Group chairman brushes off Brexit threat

Speaking during a Q&A session at an industry gathering for developers, Tony Pidgley suggested London's recent hyper house inflation worried him more than Brexit.

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Would you rent to someone on housing benefit? A third of letting agents say ‘no’

Government's latest survey of agents and landlords discovers shocking figures on who they will rent to.

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Letting agent sentenced to three years in prison over £302,000 theft

Gambling addict and father-of-two Robert Parker stole cash from his employer over an eight year period.

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The Negotiator Conference & Expo 2018 review


If you missed the UK's leading conference and trade expo for estate and letting agents at the end of last year, here's a review and a taster for this year's event. Save the date – 29th November 2019.

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