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Just another Manic Monday at Rightmove

Just another Manic Monday at Rightmove

January was a busy time for Rightmove as we broke our own record for website traffic three times in the space of a month. Given that January is traditionally a busy time for the property market and Rightmove has long been the most popular site for UK home-hunters, this record breaking activity may not be too unusual.

Property news   |   February 4, 2011
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How The Internet Has Changed Estate Agency

How The Internet Has Changed Estate Agency

Written by findahomeonline.co.uk An estate agent looks at how the internet and Rightmove has changed the Estate Agency industry.

Property Guides   |   February 4, 2011
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Win Munch for a Month with Rightmove Students!

Win Munch for a Month with Rightmove Students!

Sorry the Rightmove Students competition has now closed. Thank you for your entries!

Property news   |   February 1, 2011
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Shortage of new sellers helps push up London asking prices

Shortage of new sellers helps push up London asking prices

While nationally new sellers average asking prices increased by just 0.3% (£711), they were again outperformed by the confidence of the capital’s sellers who pushed theirs up by 1.1% (£4,470).

Property news   |   January 26, 2011
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Big cities see January price jump

Big cities see January price jump

Average asking prices in Wales went against the UK national trend by dropping by -0.5% in Rightmove’s House Price Index for January, as the national average saw a slight increase of 0.3%. However the big cities of Cardiff and Swansea did see a rise, by 2.4% and 6.9% respectively.

Property news   |   January 26, 2011
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Downward price trend ends

Downward price trend ends

Rightmove’s House Price Index for January found that 2011 began with the first increase in new sellers’ average asking prices for three months, an increase of 0.3% (£711) following substantial falls amounting to 6.2% during November and December.

Property news   |   January 26, 2011
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The Dragon is selling his Den!

The Dragon is selling his Den!

Peter Jones, the youngest of the Dragons on the popular Dragon’s Den, is saying ‘I’m out’ and selling his £3.25 million mansion. The six-bedroom family home is situated in Beaconsfield in what is known as the ‘golden triangle’ due to all of the luxurious homes in the area.

Celebrity homes   |   January 26, 2011
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Live like a reality star!

Live like a reality star!

It’s been a rollercoaster few years for reality star Kerry Katona and it doesn’t seem to be getting much better. While the newly-slim blonde is busy skating around on this year’s Dancing on Ice, her former home in Cheshire, Hartree House, has allegedly been repossessed and is now on the market to the highest bidder.

Celebrity homes   |   January 25, 2011
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