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The Alan Partridge Of Agents: A Deep Dive Into The Future Of Foxtons

In a world where perception frequently trumps reality, Foxtons remains a potent symbol of aggressive and successful estate agency - even if its bottom line suggests otherwise. Only this month Alan Partridge, the parody TV character now
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Developers Are Buying Into Tech Firms to Impress Institutional Investors

Read our exclusive interview with the proptech company hoping to turn itself into the Rightmove for build-to-rent tenants.
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The 30-year-old About To Shake Up Development Appraisals

30-year-old Daniel Norman is in the French city of Cannes getting ready for the first day of MIPIM 2019 when DealMakerz speaks to the former banker turned proptech entrepreneur, who is about to launch a new monthly subscription-based
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Charlie Bryant: How To Continue To Deliver Leads In Weaker Markets

This article was sponsored by our partners at Zoopla and written by Charlie Bryant, Managing Director at Zoopla. As Brexit uncertainty continues to roll on, and house price growth moderates, many would assume that consumer confidence
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How Planning Masters Used Family Millions To Survive The Financial Crisis

When Chris Weedon was offered the top job at Chelmsford-based house builder Stonebond in 2007 he thought he’d been gifted an interesting new project by his then boss, house building legend Alan Cherry. At the time Cherry was at the
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What Makes These Proptech Entrepreneurs So Successful?

Whether you're a proptech player or someone using one of the myriad products and services launched into the UK property market, here's the DealMakerz guide to what makes (or breaks) a proptech business.
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Rising Star: Olga Turner, 28, On Building The UK’s First Health Promoting Home

DealMakerz interviews Olga Turner whose consultancy Ekkist is changing attitudes among UK developers and house builders to the wellbeing of the residents who move into their homes.
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Interview: The ‘Super Agent’ Eyeing London’s £10m+ Homes

The London prime property market is one of the world’s strangest, by anyone’s measure. Compared to the overall housing market in the UK, it represents just a handful of sales every year and yet it garners headlines and attention around the…
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Trevor Abrahmsohn: The Importance of Networking in the Property Industry

Despite appearances to the contrary, I am incorrigibly anti-social... Compulsive diary-fillers view blank pages in their social calendar with horror, while for me this is liberation from the prison of small-talk. In fact, a month devoid…
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The Student Rentals Platform With A Plan To Make Virtual Viewings Mainstream

Along with artificial intelligence, virtual reality has been one of the hot tech tickets within the property industry for several years now. Property developers have jumped at the chance to show off their product online with 3D tours,…
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What Brexit Really Means For London’s Property Developers

DealMakerz talks to a leading architect and SME developer in the capital to find out how they see a Brexit-dominated 2019 panning out.
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Interview: New COO of Medium-Term Lettings Disrupter Spotahome

Ever since the first wave of internet property portals launched back in the early noughties many industry experts have predicted that the deeply traditional lettings market both in the UK and beyond would eventually be disrupted by…
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Proptech Start-Up That Wants To Be ‘TripAdvisor for Property Developments’

HomeViews is the first to launch a dedicated reviews platform for the new homes, development and build to rent markets. But will it succeed?
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Interview: The TV Star Who Wants To Print Homes

Sara Damergi is best known in the UK as a TV presenter for A Place in the Sun but there's a lot more to the 39-year-old including a passion for property development and house building technology.
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Future Trends: Will Everyone Soon Build Homes Along Factory Lines?

The off-site manufacturing of partial and whole homes is ramping up as the government and house builders try to solve the UK's new homes shortfall, and make a profit.
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Are these two developers the next Candy brothers?

Meet Jonny and Harry, who are six years into their quest to become the UK's next big interiors-led property developments company.
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Interview: Why Redrow’s Banking On Joint Ventures With Housing Associations

The builder has begun work at the site of its first JV with housing association giant Peabody at a 295-apartment development in East London.
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Maverick or Genius? Meet the 26-year-old Turning The House Building Industry On Its Head

Armed with hedge-fund backing and a singular vision for eco-home construction, Joseph Daniels wants to establish the UK's first high-volume green builder.
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Insta-Famous Property Moguls: Class of 2019

Meet the entrepreneurs who built companies with the help of social media's marketing power and find out how they did it, and how successful they were.
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Interview: UK Property’s Youngest Managing Director

At 28 years old Jade Bowles-White has already climbed the often perilous career ladder of the estate agency world to become a managing director. Dealmakerz finds out how she got there.
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Who Are The UK’s Most Profitable Estate Agencies?

Brexit, Stamp Duty and affordability problems have all conspired to dent many property company's bottom lines in recent months, so how is the profitability - and therefore stability - of Britain's sales and lettings firms holding up so far?
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