Tech tools behind increase in people willing to hire property agent.
SINGAPORE - Property agents are back in fashion, according to the latest survey by the Council for Estate Agencies (CEA), with 72 per cent of the public saying they plan to engage one for future transactions.
This is up from 60 per cent in the last such survey in 2015 and and 66 per cent in the previous one in 2012.
Minister of State for National Development Zaqy Mohamad pointed to technology and other productivity pushes - ramped up over the last year under the Real Estate Industry Transformation Map (ITM) - as one reason for increased customer satisfaction.
Adapted from The Straits Times 26 March 2019