Changelog

PaTMa Property Prospector Changelog

Sometimes updates are released multiple times a day. At other times we might be a few weeks working on a major feature. This changelog provides a summary of changes released prior to each date listed.

2022-06-06

  • Add box plots to show ranges for rent, sold and for-sale prices on Prospect pages.
  • Fix (remove) duplicate properties from listing monitor CSVs.
  • Advanced multi-user permissions management.
  • Fix Prospect tag creation bug.

2022-04-04

  • Extension of UI re-work - migrate long pages to tabbed pages.
  • Extensions for property listing monitor CSVs.
  • More graphs and data in the weekly market update emails.

2022-02-07

  • Huge UI re-work - migrate long pages to tabbed pages.
  • Much improved mobile accessibility.
  • New start / on-boarding / home / dashboard page to help you get started.

2022-01-03

  • Weekly property market update emails go public (from private beta).
  • Extend census based data - housing.
  • Improve geographic awareness of licensing and article 4 areas (polygon support).
  • Add sales and rental listing comparables display (limited access).
  • Local geographic data available by simple postcode search.
  • Improve information shown in property listing monitor emails.
  • Server cluster upgrades! Faster site.
  • Fix bug in property listing titles with new lines.

2021-10-04

  • Allow the browser extension information panel to be toggled - to improve access to other page elements on smaller screens.
  • Improved data displays in the browser extension panel.
  • Improve video tour and virtual tour data presentation.
  • Improve the listing search UI - better status feedback.
  • Increase the search radius supported for property listings.

2021-08-02

  • Improve filter options on listing search.
  • SDLT and LTT rate updates (stamp duty holidays).
  • Display extra geographic healthcare data.
  • Improve Prospect PDF report content.
  • Support property listing monitors.
  • Improve geographic transport data.
  • Improve UI for Prospect PDF report attachments/images.
  • Extend census based data - health, qualification, relationships, industry, social grades and economic activity.
  • Fix bug in BRRR Prospect PDF reports.
  • CSV support for property listing monitors - for external system integrations.

2021-06-07

  • Update Prospect PDF report styling.
  • Add separate storage, and display, of Prospect financial notes.
  • Provide an iCal URL to enable Prospect CRM events to be imported to other calendars.
  • Support Youtube thumbnail import for Prospect PDF reports.
  • Weekly market stats email beta.

2021-04-05

  • Improved Prospect filtering/search.
  • Improve Property listing search display.
  • Fix bugs in investment scenario edit pages.
  • Better data display on Prospects.
  • Improve planning applications display.
  • Update Scottish LBTT calculations (end of stamp duty holiday).

2021-02-01

  • Improved video tour and virtual tour data.
  • Support Rent-to-Rent (R2R) investment scenarios.
  • Support Buy-Refurbish-Refinance-Rent (BRRR) investment scenarios.
  • Updated Welsh LTT calculations.
  • Migrate to privacy protecting site stats - removing Google Analytics.
  • Improve the yield explorer map.
  • Auto-complete postcodes on listings search.

2020-12-07

  • Yield explorer with heat map to locate the best rental yields.
  • Search property listings for rent or yield.
  • Integrate re-mortgage calculator into the main BTL profit calculator.
  • Fixes to editing buy-to-sell scenarios.
  • Improved video tour and virtual tour data.
  • New and improved site layout and menu navigation.

2020-11-02

  • Improve sold properties display.
  • Updated Prospects navigation menu.
  • Add price paid records to mobile app.
  • Support email notifications for new price paid records.
  • Support property searching from partial postcodes.
  • Better information and buttons in the browser extension panel.
  • Much better video tour and virtual tour data.

2020-10-05

  • Provide information about Rent Smart Wales.
  • Show Prospects on a map.

2020-09-07

  • Improvements to video tour and virtual tour data.
  • Performance improvements.
  • Fix bug allowing a missing mortgage rate for BTL investment scenarios.
  • Improve browser extension customisation options.

2020-08-03

  • Improve performance in data processing.
  • Availability of video tours and virtual tours data.
  • Improve image handling in Prospect PDF reports.
  • Improve Prospect CRM viewings display.
  • Private API access beta.
  • More fine-grained email subscription controls.
  • Private beta of mobile app.
  • Date sorting support on Prospects list.
  • More flexible tag filtering on Prospects list.
  • BTL calculator PDF support in mobile app.
  • Update LTT and LBTT rates for stamp duty holiday.

2020-07-19

  • Improve council licensing data display.

2020-07-12

  • New population statistics available per LSOA.
  • Improved crime statistics visualisations.
  • Update calculations following the stamp duty holiday changes.

2020-06-28

  • Streamline recording of viewings, offers and reminders at the same time as recording a conversation.

2020-06-21

  • Property price-paid search tool beta access.
  • Property listings search general release.

2020-06-14

  • Performance improvements on the property listings search beta.
  • Planning application explorer and monitor beta access.
  • Improved crime data visualisations.
  • Improved property purchase price visualisations.

2020-05-31

  • District (Council) and Ward information exposed for Prospects.
  • Improved search options (re-listed) for the property listings beta.
  • Improvements to data source imports for schools, wards and postcodes.

Not specific to Property Prospector but this week also included a major database upgrade (which unfortunately took longer than expected).

2020-05-24

  • Fix for Flip investment scenario creation.
  • Property listing search beta access.
  • Fix failure to calculate finance forecasts for specific mortgage inputs.

2020-05-17

  • Add support for onthemarket.com, propertynews.com and propertypal.com

2020-05-10

  • Prospects CRM features - record contacts, viewings, offers and follow-up reminders.
  • Prospect CRM calendar view.