Whether you've just set up your first estate agency, or whether you have a chain of branches that you oversee, it's impossible to stay in business without continually gaining new listings. The longer you've been in the industry, the more of a reputation and history you'll have built. Often this means that listings...
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Estate agency is a wonderful business, because you help people move into their next home, and a home is an incredible thing. There are challenges though, because the highstreet is now becoming saturated with estate agencies. So how do you remain competitive in this increasingly packed market? We're here to give you a...
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This month, we ran our own awareness week supporting SAFEagent, this follows the success of the national drive earlier in the year.   The week consisted accredited Hunters’ branches nationwide, engaging in a week of activity both online and offline to raise awareness of the importance of using an agent...
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This month sees the return of Hunters on a TV near you, as we continue with our national marketing drive; having a television presence has really had a positive impact for all our branches across the UK! You won't find it just on your TV either as we have presence across many online channels, so it's hard to be...
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As I have mentioned in previous posts over the years, once people find out what I do for a living they often seek advice on buying and selling. Don’t get me wrong, ‘Hunters Andy’ (as I tend to get called) loves chatting about this sort of thing and I got hit with one last weekend.   Let me describe...
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As mentioned in a previous post, during our March conference we announced the winners of our top performers trip and we have all just returned from the fabulous Monte Carlo. Joined by nearly 30 award winners from across the UK, we flew out on Friday morning to Nice, followed by a helicopter transfer to Monaco....
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At our recent National Conference (held at the fantastic York Racecourse) we congratulated the winners of our annual awards programme. These awards are designed to drive business and celebrate superb customer service, this is something we have been operating for many years now, with the winners treated to an all...
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You may have noticed our recent announcement which featured in the press and industry sites that we have bought another business.   This is a cracker, Besley Hill Estate Agents who are a franchise network of 15 branches located in the south west of England. As I type, I am on my way back from meeting all...
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No this post is not about the reintroducing a TV game show, its about being serious about selling your home.   Many people ask me the same question constantly (normally if they are struggling to find a buyer for their property) which is “how do I get an offer?”. For some, they may need to use a better,...
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With so much going on in the world right now, the media are understandably focused on all things Trump and Brexit and this can be detrimental to estate agency businesses. Not necessarily because of any impact these 2 major things are having on the market, but more about the fact it is easy to take your eye off the...
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