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Temp app StaffHeroes speeds up hiring

Temp app StaffHeroes speeds up hiring

British temporary staffing app StaffHeroes.co.uk is upping the ante on rival recruitment platforms by offering to fill any vacancy in less than four hours, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The site claims that most roles are filled in under an hour. Co-founded by CEO Laurent Gibb, Mark Elwig, and Zeki Mirza, StaffHeroes’ goal is to be “the world’s fastest temporary staffing solution,”...

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OneDome partners with Yomdel

OneDome partners with Yomdel

British proptech OneDome.com has partnered with Yomdel, a multi-award winning company that provides live chat support. The new alliance will provide services to real estate professionals, a key audience for OneDome. Yomdel will already be familiar to many estate agents. Founded in 2014 by Andy Solomon (now CEO) it supports more than 2,000 real estate agency branches across the U.K., according to the company blog....

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Australia’s Investorist takes on UK market

Australia’s Investorist takes on UK market

Australian entrepreneur Jon Ellis’ proptech firm Investorist raised $3.3 million AUD in B round funding, which will be used to expand the cloud-based property marketing site’s global footprint, while keeping the focus on the U.K.. Investorist, a b-to-b platform that connects off-the-plan (OTP) property developers with agencies and advisors all over the world, was valued at around $30 million AUD (£17.7 million). It lists properties with a...

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Zoopla agents love new VR tool Smart Viewing

Zoopla agents love new VR tool Smart Viewing

Marc Haguenauer, CEO of U.K. proptech service Smart Viewing (SmartViewing.com), which uses audio and video to allow agents to run virtual viewings for groups – said the service has proved very popular among Zoopla clients. Smart Viewing has been available on real estate site Zoopla on a trial basis since July. Several leading U.K. estate agents have tried the service since, and have received an overwhelmingly...

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Rightmove steps up fight against portal juggling

Rightmove steps up fight against portal juggling

Earlier this week, Rightmove, a leading real estate site in the U.K., introduced changes to its technology and rules to make it more difficult for estate agents to engage in “portal juggling”. The competition responded nonplussed. To make it difficult for agents to remove and re-list properties, and so create the impression the properties are fresh on the market, Rightmove lengthened the waiting period between...

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New real estate site for UK in 2017

New real estate site for UK in 2017

A new real estate site is set to launch in April next year, in a bid to rival U.K. classified giants Rightmove and Zoopla, and this week began recruiting agent members (clients). After tweeting from @YellfProperty since Sept. 2015, Yellf (short for Yellowfish Property) officially registered as a company recently, and announced plans to break into the market for online real estate classifieds in the...

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Zoopla grows its agency members 5% in year

Zoopla grows its agency members 5% in year

Zoopla Property Group (ZPG) reported agency membership growth of five percent and growth in the number of property listings of ten percent in the 12 months to end-September. ZPG, a leading U.K. real estate classifieds group, released figures for the FY2015/16 showing revenue increased 84 percent to £198 million ($252 million U.S.) and 23,101 agents partnered with the group. Other key figures included: + a...

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OurHomeSale: A good idea killed by the price?

OurHomeSale: A good idea killed by the price?

OurHomeSale, a Chester-based start-up, pay-as-you-go, estate agency service, is trying to shake the U.K. property classifieds industry up with prices and a business model which is so good for the home seller, it is unreal. The traditional business model takes the form of a fee paid by the seller to the agent, and calculated as a percentage of the final selling price. OurHomeSale, on the other...

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