How can UK estate agents remain relevant?

COMMENT: It’s no secret that the UK’s property market faces an unprecedented set of challenges, whether it’s long-running structural change, political and economic uncertainty, or the raft of additional legislation that’s come into force, writes Craig Steven-Jennings, partner at KPMG in the UK. Against such a backdrop, estate agents may find themselves standing on quicksand. Let me explain why. The latest ONS data shows that average house price growth across the UK is slowing, up by only 3.5% in the year to September 2018. Meanwhile, average prices decreased in London by 0.3% over the year. But putting price aside, it’s the