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Rent Guarantee Insurance – Now an essential part of your business!

So what exactly is it? If you don’t know already, Rent Guarantee Insurance (RGI) is a way to protect your business and landlords. It is an insurance policy that covers against non-payment of rent as well as supplying legal help and covering the costs involved in the eviction process. If your tenants are unable to […]

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How can PropTech adapt within an uncertain market?

Ever since the initial ripples of innovation in the 1990s, PropTech has proceeded to reshape our market beyond recognition; going on to disrupt our traditional business models and encourage new ways of working. However, the technology our industry now relies on is facing a monumental challenge; how to adapt in order to see the market […]

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Vouch teams up with Reposit to provide tenancy deposit alternative

Leading tenant referencing platform Vouch has partnered with Reposit: a best-in-class deposit replacement product enabling letting and estate agents to let properties on a deposit-free basis, whilst ensuring landlords are protected for 8 weeks’ worth of rent. The game-changing product – which has been fully integrated into Vouch’s referencing platform – also provides agents with […]

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Vouch adds Helpthemove and Tili to their roster of hand-picked utility suppliers

Leading referencing platform Vouch has announced that it has welcomed Helpthemove and Tili to its roster of hand-selected utility providers. The platform, which is proudly built by letting agents for letting agents, is introducing the changes to provide customers with a wider range of choice over the suppliers they choose to work with, as well […]

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Sheffield proptech platform doubles its headcount at the peak of the pandemic

Sheffield-based tenant referencing platform Vouch has announced that it has doubled the size of its team during the COVID pandemic, growing from a humble company of 11 to a team of 23  after COVID sparked a surge in demand. The company – which was founded in Sheffield in 2017 by local letting agents Simon Tillyer […]

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If you’re getting something for free, it’s probably because you’re the product

Property professionals unknowingly sacrifice crucial elements of their business to the lucrative benefit of their ‘free’ service provider.

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Intelligent chat bot application process

The chat bot is designed to work as a member of staff for your office, ask it questions, give it tasks and get instant updates. Cut out the middleman and speed up the process. It’s also perfect for your applicants, as they get their own virtual assistance to seamlessly walk them through the application process, […]

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Facial recognition & MRZ identity checking

With identity fraud on the increase, Vouch has incorporated the latest technology to help ensure applicants are who they say they are. By using facial scanning and document reading we can ensure the photographic ID supplied matches the tenant. Document scanning technology can help ensure genuine documents are being used in the application process.

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Equifax adverse credit data

Vouch has worked hard with Equifax to give you a greater level of detail. Vouch does not only report information on previous adverse credit but also confirms an applicant’s identity and links them to detailed address history.

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