poweredbypie, a Dye & Durham Company


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About poweredbypie, a Dye & Durham Company

poweredbypie, a Dye & Durham company, provides solutions for conducting property searches in addition to developing technical solutions tailored to the needs of the conveyancing industry. Our IT systems process over 3 million individual transactions each year.  We process 8,000 Searchpacks every month and nearly half a million searches a year.  poweredbypie’s clients are as diverse as solicitors, estate agents, DEAs, surveyors, panel managers, regulated search agents, and search resellers.

Our goal is to be the number one supplier of technology to the property market but we look at things differently.  By understanding how our customers work, we unlock the power of technology to help clients streamline processes, track progress, and deliver best results by managing everything in one place.

Our mantra is ‘clever thinking, simple solutions’ designed to help clients move forward in-line with a changing world.

We provide:

  • A full range of conveyancing searches and due diligence reports
  • A comprehensive choice of Title and Legal Indemnity policies
  • AML Checks and solutions to help meet KYC obligations
  • Software and technology to help conveyancers grow their business

poweredbypie was acquired by Dye & Durham http://dyedurhamuk.com/services in 2020.


Imperium Building,
Imperial Way

Key Contact

Tel: +44 (0)800 038 8350
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.poweredbypie.co.uk

poweredbypie is a trading names of Property Information Exchange Ltd. Property Information Exchange Limited are Appointed Representatives of UKGlobal Broking Group Limited and Dual Corporate Risks Ltd, which are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Partner News

poweredbypie introduces game-changing new build search service

New build search service set to be a game-changer for housebuilders and conveyancers Search and software provider poweredbypie, a Dye & Durham company, has introduced the award-winning new build search service BuildX service into its ordering platform. BuildX is designed to support new build conveyancing teams, reducing the average Local Authority Search time for plots […]Read More


Planning for the Future

Imagine buying a property and 6 months down the line your idyllic countryside views turn into a development site. Knowledge and understanding of local planning information should be a key consideration in any transaction, allowing you to provide your client with the full picture and enabling them to make an informed decision. We spoke to […]Read More


Assessing Development Risk

DevAssist offers in-depth development risk reports for property purchases. With nearly one-third of DevAssist’s reports identifying properties as having a high risk of development, is it time for more conveyancers to be offering information that identifies and analyses the risk to protect clients’ investments? We spoke to Paul Addison, Managing Director of DevAssist to find […]Read More


Survey reveals extent of mental health decline in conveyancing professionals

Search and software provider poweredbypie, a Dye & Durham company, has revealed the extent of mental health decline in the industry.  A research survey of 338 conveyancers conducted last month by poweredbypie, showed that 80% respondents had experienced a decline in their own mental health or that of a colleague due to work pressure during […]Read More


Taking Advantage Of Technology

Written by Carole Ankers, Chief Product and Technology Officer, poweredbypie Online sales have seen a huge rise since the Lockdown.  The Office of National Statistics has recently reported that £3 in every £10 is now spent online.  Fashion brands have adapted; one innovative retailer now enables customers to upload photos of themselves so they can […]Read More


poweredbypie Sees Rise in Interest in Secure Online Conveyancing Communication

Search and software provider poweredbypie, has seen a significant rise in interest in its online communication tool Document Portal, which enables simple and secure electronic exchange of all documentation within the conveyancing process. Carole Ankers, chief product & technology officer, poweredbypie confirms: “Document Portal is part of our Brighter Law toolkit which enables conveyancers to calculate and generate automatic, […]Read More


How Tech Can Capture Conveyancing Leads

Written by Carole Ankers, Chief Product and Technology Officer. Consumer confidence in visiting the high street has dropped. According to research by data company Springboard, retail footfall has fallen by 65 per cent when compared with figures from June last year.  With vendors and buyers more reluctant to meet face-to-face, how can conveyancers capture new […]Read More


poweredbypie Accelerates Introduction Of Online Communication Tool: Document Portal

With many law firms now working from home, search and software provider poweredbypie, has announced an accelerated introduction of its new online communication tool Document Portal. Document Portal enables simple and secure electronic exchange of all documentation within the conveyancing process, particularly helpful when email is not secure and meeting clients in person is not […]Read More


Simply, Searches, Sorted

Q&A with Sarah Fancourt, Director of Customer Success, Poweredbypie 1) Tell Us About Your background I’ve worked in the search production industry since 2006. At poweredbypie I was a channel manager before becoming director of customer success at the end of last year. I now have overall responsibility for the 64 strong team at poweredbypie’s […]Read More


Poweredbypie’s Webinar On AML Proves Popular In Light Of The

Search and software provider poweredbypie’s free webinar on AntiMoney Laundering has proved popular following the introduction of The Fifth Money Laundering Directive (5AMLD) which came into force on 10th January 2020. David Payne, Training & Compliance at poweredbypie explains: “We run around six free webinars each month for legal professionals, covering a variety of essential […]Read More

Firms & People

poweredbypie Appoints Director of Customer Success

Search and software provider poweredbypie has announced the promotion of former channel manager, Sarah Fancourt, to the newly created role of Director of Customer Success, with overall responsibility for the 64 strong team at poweredbypie’s operations and contact centre in Barnsley, Yorkshire. Sarah Fancourt comments: “With poweredbypie, Property Search Group (PSG), ACS Conveyancing Searches and […]Read More