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Archive for the ‘Zoopla’ Category
Our chums at Zoopla have an interesting poll out this morning, asking what tenants are really looking for when they choose a rental property. The results are a bit surprising: I'm very surprised that location is SO far ahead of price, but this has to be good news for landlords: if you have a property in a desirable area (and desirable doesn't have to mean the posher bits of inner London:... Read more
Recent media reports based on research by Zoopla this week have said that it’s cheaper to buy, rather than rent, in three-quarters of the country. They compared 2 bed properties in 50 places up and down Britain. Interestingly though, they also note that this is only likely to remain the case whilst interest rates remain low. They based the study on interest only mortgages at 5%. As Zoopla say... Read more
REA Group Ltd (through its UK subsidiary REA Group Europe Limited) (“REA”) and News International Ltd have today successfully completed a share sale of their jointly owned UK online business, which runs the propertyfinder, hotproperty and UK propertyshop websites, to Zoopla Limited. This brings their review of the UK online business to a conclusion. The commencement of the review was... Read more