NAEA Propertymark comments on the public register for overseas owned properties

Thursday 18 January 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Commenting on the public register for overseas owned properties, Mark Hayward, Chief Executive of NAEA Propertymark said:

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Committee makes recommendations for safety of electrical goods

Tuesday 16 January 2018

A new report from the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee has looked in to the safety of electrical goods, following their identification as to the cause of several recent high-profile fires.

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Agents beware: premium rate scam

Monday 15 January 2018

Agents are being advised to remain cautious after a West Midlands agency received an email enquiry which led to their telephone system shutting down as a result of a scam.

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Card surcharge ban

Thursday 11 January 2018

A new law banning companies from charging fees for credit or debit card payments will come into play this weekend.

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Chief Executive's update

Wednesday 10 January 2018

The last few months have been a bit of a whirlwind for the property sector, with more regulation and consultations than you can shake a stick at - and not to mention another new Housing Minister! So with so much going on, as part of a running feature we've taken a look at how NAEA Propertymark Chief Executive Mark Hayward has been spending his time serving our members’ interests.

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Government announce new Housing Minister in Cabinet reshuffle

Tuesday 09 January 2018

The government have renewed their focus on housing this week, as Theresa May commits to fixing the broken market in a Cabinet shakeup.

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Propertymark Ad campaign kicks off again!

Monday 08 January 2018

The second stage of our high profile advertising campaign to get Propertymark in the hearts and minds of consumers has been running since the new year.

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Propertymark reduces the cost of protection for members

Monday 08 January 2018

PRESS RELEASE: To support its ongoing commitment to reducing members’ costs, Propertymark has announced a series of measures to help agents at a time when the cost of doing business is at a high.

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Scottish Government call for views on LBTT tax relief amendment

Friday 05 January 2018

The Scottish Government are looking for views on backdating additional dwelling support payments to address a loophole in the original Bill.

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Trade body calls on Government to license agents

Wednesday 03 January 2018

The Conveyancing Association has proposed that all estate agents should be licensed and made to pass a fit and proper test as a proviso to trading.

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Skills to stand out in 2018

Tuesday 02 January 2018

There is no doubt that 2018 will be a challenging year for agents, and in such a saturated market, standing out from the competition can be tough.

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