12 result(s)
  • Moving on up - online estate agents

    • CAP News

    traditional estate agents, there are various pitfalls online estate agents need to avoid. To help them see

    complaints to the ASA about ads for them.  To help online estate agents see their ads through to … property – meaning the fee increases the more a property sells for - whereas many online estate agents opt … service in the property business, and online estate agents are no different. Lots of online estate agents offer

  • HouseSimple Ltd

    • Ruling
    • Not upheld
    • 05 February 2020

    The home page of a website, www.housesimple.com, for the online estate agent HouseSimple, seen 29 … “with the online estate agent of the year”, next to an image of a house with a ‘sold

  • Purplebricks Group plc t/a Purple Bricks

    • Ruling
    • Not Upheld
    • 25 October 2017

    A website for Purplebricks, an online estate agent, www.purplebricks.com, seen between September

    considered that many consumers would understand that Purplebricks was an online estate agent. We

  • Purple Bricks Company Ltd t/a Purplebricks

    • Ruling
    • Upheld
    • 05 July 2017

    A website for the online estate agent Purplebricks, www.purplebricks.com/reviews, seen in July 2016

  • New Broom Ltd t/a Purplebricks

    • Ruling
    • Upheld in part
    • 14 September 2016

    , an online estate agent: a. The TV ad included an agent viewing a client’s property, who stated, “You

  • HouseSimple Ltd

    • Ruling
    • Upheld
    • 16 August 2017

    up to an average bill of £5,247” and that online estate agents were “much cheaper”.b. A TV ad, seen

    been substantiated. In relation to the claim that online estate agents were “much cheaper

  • Purplebricks Group plc

    • Ruling
    • Upheld
    • 27 June 2018

    A website for the online estate agent Purplebricks, www.purplebricks.co.uk, seen in October 2017

  • Purplebricks Group plc

    • Ruling
    • Upheld in part
    • 18 October 2017

    Two TV ads for the online estate agent Purplebricks, seen in March 2017:a. The first TV ad featured

  • Pink and Cow

    • Ruling
    • Upheld
    • 07 June 2017

    agency service for 0.5% with no catches. They said that an online estate agent was very different to a … “Sell your home for 0.5%” by an online estate agent to mean that the service included accompanied … viewings. We acknowledged that online estate agents offered a different service to high street estate

  • PDQ Estates Ltd t/a PDQ

    • Ruling
    • Upheld
    • 11 July 2018

    properties.2. PDQ said that the claim was based on all online estate agents from 1 January 2014 to … said that all online estate agents advertise all properties on all online portals, so the Zoopla … figures encompassed all of the properties listed by online estate agents in the given period. They said

  • New Broom Ltd t/a PurpleBricks.com

    • Ruling
    • Upheld in part
    • 30 March 2016

    , as they were an online business. They stated that along with other online estate agents that used a … mouth. One change included consumers being charged a fee by online estate agents regardless whether … The ASA understood that PurpleBricks.com was an online estate agent and whether or not consumers sold

  • HouseSimple Ltd

    • Ruling
    • Upheld in part
    • 22 February 2017

    standard, and were used online to sell the property, as would be seen on other online estate agent websites