Press releases

30 Mar 2022
Brits go Bijou to Save on Energy Bills
New research from Purplebricks reveals over half of house hunters are prepared to downsize to save on energy bills
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28 Feb 2022
A 110cm x 100cm plot in Miniland with ‘incredible views of The Eiffel Tower’ has today been listed for a once in a lifetime ‘self-build’ project on Purplebricks. Model makers will build a 1:20 scale replica of one lucky family’s home in Miniland as part of a competition to celebrate the new brick building attraction, The Brick, opening to guests this spring.
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07 Oct 2021
Tech-led estate agent Purplebricks launches high-speed TikTok house brochure service following a year where property sales have moved faster than ever
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24 Sept 2021
Purplebricks launches new brand campaign - ‘Let’s Get You Sold’
Purplebricks, the UK’s leading tech-led estate agency, is launching its biggest campaign in 5 years and has signed up well-known comedian Mo Gilligan to be the new face of the brand.
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08 Jul 2021
55 years of hurt never stopped us Raheeming Purplebricks erect boards backing the Three Lions in Raheem Sterling's old street near Wembley Stadium Online estate agent's supportive signs declare 'IT'S COMING HOME!'
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17 Jun 2021
Three-time Olympian Denise Lewis and mouth artist Henry Fraser unite to drive home support for Team GB with ‘art relay’
Purplebricks, the Official Estate Agent of Team GB, is working with communities and local artists across the country to create commemorative murals for Team GB 
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08 Jun 2021
The UK’s best locations for First Time Buyers revealed 
New heatmap from Purplebricks reveals most affordable hot spots 
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14 May 2021
ITV and Purplebricks announce new Coronation Street Product Placement Partnership
ITV today announces a new Product Placement partnership with Purplebricks as The Rovers Return goes on the market. The tech-led estate agent’s signage will appear on The Rovers Return this summer.
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12 May 2021
Lockdown savers: Sharp increase in first time buyers funding own deposits
New research by Purplebricks shows nearly half of today’s first time buyers have put their lockdown savings to good use by fully funding their own deposit - compared to just under a third in 2016
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01 Apr 2021
Lockdown leaving a lasting impact on Liverpool's home buyers
Nearly 40 per cent of house buyers in Liverpool would be willing to put an offer in on a new home without stepping foot in it, new research by Purplebricks reveals.
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16 Feb 2021
Vanessa Raw, former professional triathlete, reveals artwork created to inspire "home support" for Team GB at Tokyo 2020
In a campaign called ‘Home Support’, Purplebricks has commissioned unique artworks to encourage the nation to get behind Team GB, and to help spur them on to glory at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
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10 Feb 2021
The postcodes driving Sheffield's property market boom
Purplebricks has revealed properties in S10, S11 and S17 are selling like hotcakes, with houses being sold within days and at significantly over the asking price.
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26 Jan 2021
New artwork commissioned from three British athletes to inspire "home support" for Team GB at Tokyo 2020
the three artists were all chosen due to their roles as elite sportspeople past and present and their ability to create eye catching works of art which exemplify the spirit of British support.
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20 Jan 2021
Purplebricks winners of coveted Platinum status with Feefo
Purplebricks, The White Company and TheVeganKind among winners of coveted Platinum status in annual Feefo 2021 Trusted Service awards
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09 Dec 2020
UK lockdown transforms home buyer behaviour and priorities
Research from Purplebricks shows virtual viewings and use of apps on the rise as four in 10 homeowners increase their use of technology during lockdown.
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27 Nov 2020
Relax, you're moving
UK’s biggest estate agent, Purplebricks, releases Moving Meditations to help make moving home easier.
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17 Nov 2020
Purplebricks appoints marketing heavyweight Ben Carter as CMO
Purplebricks has appointed the former Just Eat marketer, Ben Carter, as its new Chief Marketing Officer.
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16 Nov 2020
Virtual viewings are on the rise, according to a new study by the UK's technology-led estate agent, Purplebricks
With social distancing and other restrictions in place for the foreseeable future, moving house is now a very different experience. Over a third of Brits expect virtual viewings will be the norm when house hunting and one in five believe you can get everything you need from viewing a property virtually
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15 Oct 2020
Home buyers heading for stamp duty holiday disappointment
Research from Purplebricks shows high number of sales could be at risk as it calls on the government to extend the Stamp Duty holiday by 6 – 12 months
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01 Jul 2020
Get summer sale ready with DIY expert Craig Phillips
Make the best impression with this guide by Craig Phillips
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06 Jan 2020
Behind every great Olympian, is an... Estate Agent?
Already the UK’s biggest estate agent, Purplebricks will continue its tradition for its irreverent and funny creative with a series of spots that examine its title as ‘The Official Estate Agent of Team GB’.
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26 Nov 2019
New kids on the block
Vast majority of parents worry if children will adapt when moving home, according to new research by Purplebricks.
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09 Nov 2019
Purplebricks teams up with Amazon Alexa to provide customers with instant updates
Purplebricks, the UK’s leading estate agent and industry disrupter, today announces it has teamed up with Amazon Alexa so that customers can use voice assistance to receive updates on the sale of their home.
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