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    Help from PropertyBox – Streamlining EPC ordering for speed and value

    Despite Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s pause on net-zero reforms, property buyers and sellers continue to stress the importance of energy efficiency.  As a result, energy performance certificates (EPCs) are now an integral (albeit mandatory) part of any estate agent’s marketing arsenal.  In fact, in a recent study of house hunters, three-quarters said houses scoring an…

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    Do estate agents really need to spend time editing property photos?

    Are you familiar with the following scenarios? If you’re a seasoned agent, you’re probably familiar with both situations and might have wondered the following question:  Should agents ever attempt to edit their own property photos? It stands to reason that professional photographers charge a premium for a good reason – editing high-quality property photos is…

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    Property marketing gets easier with PropertyBox’s new tools for estate agents: AI-fuelled descriptions and EPC lookups

    PropertyBox, best known for its game-changing AI property photo enhancements, has announced they are moving to become the first all-in-one AI property marketing assistant for estate agents.  The PropTech company is thrilled to announce the launch of two new products as part of their SaaS offering: Auto-generated AI property descriptions and automated EPC lookups. These…

  • If your floor plan software doesn’t offer these 3 things, it’s time to switch providers

    Several ingredients form the perfect property listing, and floor plans are one such component.  In fact, as many as 78% of sellers rated floor plans as having a 7/10 (or higher) importance. On top of that, 1 in 5 property hunters would either “ignore the property advert completely” or “only re-visit it if nothing else…

  • 3 musts for estate agents hoping for a quick property sale

    When it comes to property sales, the age-old saying is true: time is money.  The quicker property sales complete, the less likely it is to fall through and the more money your agency makes. This begs the question, how do you and your agents sell properties as quickly as possible for the best price? Needless…

  • The best estate agent guide for capitalising on the Boxing Day boom!

    If you’re an estate agent, you’ll know all about the ‘Boxing Day Boom’ – AKA the busiest time for property portals. It’s likely been the talk of the office – and with good reason:  Last Boxing Day, Zoopla reported a 42% increase in property listings than in 2021. Compared to any other bank holiday, that’s…

  • How to remove objects from property photos (including those large inflatable Santas)

    Year after year, we’re seeing increasing numbers of house hunters browsing properties on Rightmove and Zoopla between Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve. In fact, Rightmove reported that: The bottom line? Your agency needs to prepare for the Boxing Day boom! But what do you do when your client’s homes are brimming with Christmas decorations,…

  • Energy Performance Certificates: What Estate Agents Need to Know

    As a professional estate agent, you’ll know that Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) regulations have been in place for some time, with the most recent updates occurring in April 2020. However, for those unfamiliar with EPCs, let’s take a moment to ensure we’re all on the same page. In short, an EPC grades the property’s energy…

  • Creating compelling property descriptions: our tips and tricks.

    Often, estate agents focus on the visual aspects of their property listings, consequently overlooking the importance of well-crafted property descriptions.  Whilst property photos and floorplans remain the most viewed part of a property listing, descriptions still play a valuable role in providing a comprehensive overview. Interestingly, Property Academy’s Home Mover Survey found that: …But, when…

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