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Four join edeus’ financial team

Edeus last week made four appointments to complete its senior financial team which will work under chief financial officer Ian Lonergan. The four come from Gerrard Investment Management, HBOS, mortgageforce and the Cauldwell Group, parent of Phones4U.


Estate agents want to be regulated

Research by property services group movewithus shows that 90% of estate agents would welcome the industry being regulated.

Landlords warned on rogue estate agents

Landlords should beware of third-rate letting agents, warns risk consultants Leaseguard.Mairi Scott, managing director of Leaseguard, says: Too many landlords get caught out by thinking they can just appoint a letting agent, hand over the keys, then sit back and wait for the money to roll in. Others put a postcard in a newsagents window, […]

Government takes rap for boom in ID checks

The government has been blamed for home buyers’ frustration at the high number of identity checks carried out as part of the buying process. Research carried out by Manchester Business School on behalf of fraud prevention specialist GB Group says the increase in buy-to-let and the strong housing market fuel almost two million checks in […]

Chris Bevan joins Colbalt Capital

Chris Bevan has joined Cobalt Capital as group business development manager, heading up the companies business development unit.Bevan previously worked at John Charcol for over seven years and was instrumental in setting up its Canary Wharf office five years ago, as well as helping to build relationships with several key corporate introducers. Most recently, Bevan […]


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