March 2020


Agency cartel scandal – watchdog wants agent directors disqualified
The Competitions and Markets Authority has started court proceedings seeking the disqualification of two estate agency directors over a price Read more.
Conquering Corona – portal offer, live events, mental health help
Hello and welcome to the latest edition of Conquering Corona, our daily update helping the industry cope with the current Read more.
Auction success shows property sector can still thrive – claim
Two auctions held behind closed doors have been deemed a success, and evidence that the property market can still function Read more.
Big surge in distress sales even before virus – top agent
One of London’s most experienced estate agents says there has been a very significant surge in foreclosure sales in part Read more.
Two new portals set to launch despite Coronavirus chaos
Two property portals insist they’re going to launch this spring despite the Coronavirus chaos effectively closing down much of the Read more.
Coronavirus outbreak could cost the buy to let sector £14.9bn in three short months
The latest research by Deposit Replacement Scheme, Ome, has found that the impact of the Coronavirus could cost buy to Read more.
House price gap between sellers and buyers reduces
Leading lettings and sales agent, Benham and Reeves, has released the latest of its very own quarterly house price index Read more.
Say No To Rightmove – the fight goes on says campaign leader
The key figure behind the Say No To Rightmove campaign says the fight for more realistic fees goes on – Read more.
Housing market could be ‘frozen’ to avoid Coronavirus crash
It’s been reported that the government is talking with banks and building societies about putting the housing market ‘on ice’ Read more.
Rightmove “taking appropriate measures” to shore up company
Rightmove has this morning told its shareholders it is “taking appropriate measures” to shore up the company. It gives no Read more.
Agents Beware: definitive government guidance on buying and selling
The government has at last issued extensive advice on home moving and the activities of estate agents during the continuing Coronavirus Read more.
Vendors can create video tours for agents to market – here’s how…
A video has been launched this morning explaining how agents can get their sellers and landlords to use iPhones to Read more.
Government tells agents to shut offices immediately
Propertymark has been told the agents should shut their offices immediately – they are not “essential businesses” under the new Read more.
Barclays refuses to offer buy-to-let borrowers a payment holiday
Landlords who have a buy-to-let mortgage with Barclays will not be offered a repayment holiday, despite government guidance to offer Read more.
Useful guidance and support for dealing with tenants during Covid-19 outbreak
A high number of buy-to-let landlords are concerned about the impact of the Coronavirus, but The Guild of Letting and Read more.
Coronavirus could cost BTL landlords almost £15bn in lost rental income
The devastating impact of the Coronavirus could cost buy-to-let landlords nearly £14.9bn should tenants be unable to pay rent during Read more.

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6 Bedroom Detached House, The Promenade, Wellingborough
Beech View was built and designed by the current owners to exacting standards and is an imposing detached double fronted Read more.
6 Bedroom Detached House for Sale in Hatton Park Road, Wellingborough
  Vendor Comments “We have lived in our bespoke home since we built it in 2010, which was a labour Read more.
Oak Row, Brixworth
Presented to a high standard throughout, is this superb four double bedroom detached family home with three reception rooms, Kitchen/Breakfast Read more.
Cross Farm Walgrave
 Cross Farmhouse is a beautifully presented Grade II listed stone house set in landscaped gardens of approximately 0.23 acre with Read more.
Bedroom Detached House Hunsbury Close West Hunsbury
A beautifully presented detached cottage style family house with an attached carport and a detached garage located in a sought Read more.
5 Bedroom Detached House Doddington Road Earls Barton
An amazing contemporary home located on the edge of the highly sought after village of Earls Barton. This stunning detached Read more.
Bedford Road Rushden
5 Bedroom Detached House Mackworth Drive Finedon
The Lodge is a beautifully presented, five bedroom detached property with an indoor swimming pool situated in 1.5 acres of Read more.
4 Bedroom Detached House Harlestone Road
A fine, detached, four bedroom Victorian house set in an elevated position on sought after Harlestone Road in Dallington. Stonehurst Read more.
5 Bedroom Detached House Litchborough
  Stone End is a substantial and beautifully presented detached stone built house in excess of 7600sqft with extensive leisure Read more.

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