The UK property market remains tumultuous due to Brexit and the continued legislative changes facing the industry. Recognising the challenges faced in property sales, Winkworth has continued to invest in the lettings side of the franchise operation.
February 15, 2019
At the beginning of January 2018 Jamie Moore opened the doors to his new Winkworth office in the village of Poringland in South Norfolk. Having now been trading for just over a year, we caught up with him to see how his experience with Winkworth has been so far.
February 12, 2019
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), is the practice of increasing the number of users to a website by improving rankings and boosting visibility in organic (non-paid) search engine results such as Google.
February 01, 2019
We see so many individuals perform well, work hard, and succeed when joining Winkworth, and often within a very short space of time. Here we speak about new franchisee Sean Doyle and his personal success with the brand, opening 3 Winkworth offices within two years.
January 29, 2019
The British Franchise Association (BFA) in partnership with Natwest, have recently released their annual franchise survey for 2018. The report looks at the results amongst franchisors and franchisees in the UK. Below we look in more detail at their key findings and compare these statistics to Winkworth’s.
January 21, 2019
Winkworth Franchising invests in centralised departments in head office to support the network of franchisees throughout the UK. After feedback from the franchisees on how difficult they found it in general to recruit good quality staff, Winkworth launched an in-house recruitment department in July 2017.
January 10, 2019
Winkworth had a steady year in 2018 unlike some of its competitors and the new franchising department remained busy, opening 6 new offices and selling a further 6 in the network. Winkworth predicts a similar year in 2019 in terms of new franchising growth. Could this be the year you join the network?
January 08, 2019
Once an agreement is made to progress a potential franchisee’s application, all franchisors will ask for a detailed business plan and cashflow forecast. Winkworth asks for a three-year business plan and financial forecast and the new franchising team can assist where possible with templates and guidance on how to complete these.
November 28, 2018
Franchised businesses have been prominent in the UK since the late 1970’s, however if you haven’t worked in the franchise industry before the model can be slightly confusing. Read Winkworth’s mini-guide to franchising below for a crash course on what to expect.
November 19, 2018