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The 2019 NAEA Propertymark National Conference – eye opening and inspirational

Friday 15 February 2019

A fantastic event, filled with insight, inspiration, and some rather questionable hats, thanks to one of our animated keynote speakers. Among the informative statistics, eye-opening case studies and weirdly wonderful anecdotes, there was a serious message around anti-money laundering and cartels behaviour, but ultimately the programme was aimed at inspiring everyone to be the best they can be.

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New promotional items for valuation visits

Thursday 14 February 2019

If you've not logged into the online shop in a while, now is the time. We've got a whole host of products designed to help you, including some new ones.

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Could you be the voice of the industry?

Monday 11 February 2019

We are delighted to launch our search for the next NAEA Propertymark Vice President and ARLA Propertymark Vice President (VP).

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More than a third of homeowners have searched again within a year

Monday 11 February 2019

New research has revealed that as many as 34 per cent of Britons have searched for a house within a year of buying their home, seven per cent within the first month.

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Prices for prime central London plummet during 2018

Monday 11 February 2019

NAEA Propertymark Protected firm London Central Portfolio (LCP) has released their 2018 report covering prime central London and Greater London in detail, and the rest of England and Wales. They say the latter part of 2018 has seen prices and sales plummet.

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Winners and losers in the cost of moving

Thursday 07 February 2019

Reallymoving (the price comparison site for home movers) has released its annual Cost of Moving research, which shows that moving home (buying and selling) now costs one third of the median UK salary, at a record high of almost £10,000.

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Outright owners now outnumber mortgagors

Thursday 07 February 2019

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has released the latest English Housing Survey headline report, covering the period 2017-18.

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Property industry recruitment consultant criticises aggressive interview approach

Wednesday 06 February 2019

The Managing Director of the UK’s longest-established estate agency recruitment consultancy has issued advice to companies about taking an unnecessarily aggressive approach to job interviews.

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SDLT receipts and transactions down

Wednesday 06 February 2019

NAEA Propertymark Protected firm LCP has analysed HMRC’s Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) statistics for 2018 and found that it brings mixed fortunes, with receipts from the three per cent additional duty (HRAD) suffering the largest drop.

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Shaking up transaction reform across the UK

Tuesday 05 February 2019

Over recent months, NAEA Propertymark has brought together estate agents and conveyancers in order to find ways to speed up the buying and selling process.

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OnTheMarket experiences strong growth

Tuesday 05 February 2019

OnTheMarket has announced listing agreements with over 12,500 agent branches, adding over 7,000 branches since Admission to AIM in February 2018.

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Government announce funding for affordable homes

Monday 04 February 2019

James Brokenshire has announced a funding boost for housing associations to build more affordable homes, including properties for social rent.

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Law Commission leasehold events

Thursday 31 January 2019

The Law Commission is holding a series of special consultation events around the country aimed at professionals, covering the topics of leasehold home ownership and exercising the right to manage, and commonhold as an alternative to leasehold ownership.

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New leasehold guidance from NTSEAT

Tuesday 29 January 2019

The National Trading Standards Estate Agency (NTSEAT) team has released a guide for consumers seeking redress for leasehold matters.

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One in three Brits already know the street or house they want to move to

Monday 28 January 2019

According to research from Zoopla, nearly a third (31 per cent) of the British public know the street or specific house they want to move to in their next property venture.

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There is no better time to hire an apprentice

Monday 28 January 2019

Apprenticeships are nothing new. Their origins can be traced back to the sixteenth century, under the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, and have existed in numerous guises since. However, what is new is that they are now available specifically designed to meet the needs of estate agency businesses.

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Money laundering - are you flagging it up?

Friday 25 January 2019

Money laundering is estimated to cost the UK at least £90 billion per year and is linked to serious organised crime. Here we take a look at a very recent case linked to money laundering through property and explain the steps you should be taking to flag up suspicious activity.

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Report shows need for change as number of sales falling through increases

Friday 25 January 2019

A report out from customer intelligence company TwentyCi shows that the property market was subdued in 2018, with London fairing the worst.

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Government announces reform of redress schemes

Thursday 24 January 2019

In a week of ongoing announcements in relation to the housing industry, Government has today outlined plans to introduce a single one-stop shop for housing complaints.

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Specialists appointed to Homes England Framework

Thursday 24 January 2019

Twenty highly skilled housing specialists have been appointed by Homes England to help speed up housebuilding across England.

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Scotland's prime housing market fares well despite brexit headwinds

Thursday 24 January 2019

Propertymark Protected agency Galbraith, reports that the market for country properties continues to defy expectations and has not been affected by Brexit uncertainty.

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Trading Standards Advice to be Issued on Referral Fees

Thursday 24 January 2019

Housing Minister Heather Wheeler MP, has announced that the National Trading Standards Estate Agency Team (NTSEAT) will publish new guidelines for agents on the topic of referral fees next month with a review of the revised fees system expected to take place next year.

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Small agencies could benefit from FREE world-class training programme

Monday 14 January 2019

Cass Business School, in partnership with the University of Oxford and Bocconi University, have launched Strategy Insight Lab, a three-month business support programme for UK based microbusinesses and start-ups.

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Fresh impetus for Propertymark charity, Arbon Trust

Monday 14 January 2019

In the Autumn of 2018, Chris Brown FNAEA pp NAEA (Honoured) retired from the Arbon Trust after leading the charity through significant change over the past few years.

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NAEA Propertymark joins new taskforce to tackle economic crime

Monday 14 January 2019

The Home Secretary and Chancellor have today jointly chaired a new Government taskforce which will work with senior figures from the UK financial sector to tackle economic crime.

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Our joint response to Scottish Government proposal to increase tax for additional property

Monday 14 January 2019

ARLA Propertymark and NAEA Propertymark have issued a joint response in response to the Scottish Government's proposals to increase the Additional Dwelling Supplement.

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Are you taking the right Winter weather precautions?

Friday 11 January 2019

With the threat of inclement weather imminent, we wanted to take the opportunity to focus on the practical steps that can help you and your clients reduce the risk of damage to property. Damage caused by the escape of water from frozen pipes and other equipment can be extremely costly in repairs and disruption.

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Fife market buoyant following regeneration

Wednesday 09 January 2019

Property sales in Fife boomed in 2018 due to its proximity to Scotland’s two principal property hotspots, Edinburgh and St Andrews, and the rejuvenation of Dundee, according to Propertymark Protected independent property consultancy, Galbraith.

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Right to Buy figures plunge

Tuesday 08 January 2019

Official figures from MHCLG show that Right to Buy sales between July - September 2018-19 decreased by 22 per cent compared to those sold over the same period in 2017-18.

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Nationwide research shows pace of growth slowing, but Northern Ireland bucks the trend

Friday 04 January 2019

Nationwide's latest House Price Index shows that annual house price growth has slowed to an average of just 0.5 per cent across the UK. However, there have been some pockets of the UK which have bucked the trend, such as Northern Ireland, where house prices increased by an average of 5.8 per cent.

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