Insights

House Price Index Report

The Zoopla UK House Price Index Report is our monthly analysis of house price and demand trends across the UK, from a city-level through to nationally.

The new normal: how agents are adapting to lockdown

A few weeks into the coronavirus lockdown, we spoke to three agents to find out how they’re making the most of the not-so-new normal.

What does the 2020 Budget really mean for agents?

Stamp Duty changes and cash injections to combat coronavirus dominate the 2020 budget, but what do agents really need to be aware of? Nigel Lewis finds out.

Fuchsia Homes Estate Agents

With their forward thinking approach to the role data plays in property transactions, Fuschia Homes look to Zoopla for local market insight.

What are first time buyers searching for?

The story that first-time buyers are growing in prominence is not a new one. But what they’re looking for when they’re ready to buy is indeed a new story.

Monthly Market Briefing

Our new Monthly Market Briefing gives you an up-to-the-minute snapshot of data and trends from the UK residential property market.

State of the Property Nation 2020

This year’s State of the Property Nation – now in its third year – will consist of a series of five reports giving an unrivalled view of the UK property market.

Kings Hill Properties Estate Agents

Kings Hill Properties were looking to improve efficiency and professionalism across their 4 branches.

Tenant landlord rights changes are brewing

Landlord rights are changing, they will no longer be able to evict a tenant without giving a reason. Journalist Nigel Lewis looks into what effect this might have on the rental market.

How important are first time buyers really?

If your business is to cater your efforts to one audience, start with first time buyers. They are the one group surviving economic and political headwinds.

Auctions with iamsold: the agent view

Nigel Lewis explores the perceptions of ‘good customer service’ for agents and home-hunters alike.

Home-hunters define the service they expect

Nigel Lewis explores the perceptions of ‘good customer service’ for agents and home-hunters alike.

Our biggest-ever marketing campaign

For eight weeks from Saturday 15 August, we’ll be showcasing our new advert ‘Billy’ across TV, online, out-of-home and in print.

Should estate agent still be wearing suits?

Nigel Lewis explores whether agents who profess to be ‘customer focused’ presenting as ‘out of touch’ by wearing suits and ties.

Avoiding double data entry

What exercise is time-consuming, increases costs and demotivates front and back office staff? We’re talking about the doubling up of data entry.

The effects of over-valuing property

Valuing properties aggressively to gain instructions is a well-known tactic used by many estate agents and is a hotly debated topic within the industry, but does it work?