Labour announce plans to 'end the housing crisis'

Friday 28 September 2018

In his speech at the Labour Party Conference in Liverpool earlier this week, Labour's Shadow Housing Secretary, John Healey MP criticised the PMs statement on affordable housing as “falling short of what's needed” and pledged a raft of measures to bring an end to the UK's housing crisis.

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Say "hello" to Propertymark Connect

Thursday 27 September 2018

Our membership benefits are just one of the reasons to join Propertymark, and now you can find them all in one place with our brand new app - Propertymark Connect - connecting you to your benefits.

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Housing for older people

Thursday 27 September 2018

Suitable housing for older people has long been a topic of conversation within Government, as they try and combat issues caused by an ageing population and insufficient housing.

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Liberal Democrats call for affordable housing at party conference

Wednesday 26 September 2018

It was the Lib Dem party conference in Brighton last week, during which they passed a motion calling for the Government to ensure everyone has a right to affordable, safe and secure homes in England.

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Couple arrested in money laundering crackdown

Monday 24 September 2018

The National Crime Agency (NCA) arrested a ‘Politically Exposed Person’ from Pakistan and his wife last week, following allegations of money laundering corruption.

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Are bats sucking the blood out of your sale?

Friday 21 September 2018

House sales are tricky enough, but what happens when there are bats living in the property you are selling? Here's what you need to know...

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Funding boost for affordable housing

Thursday 20 September 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May has called for an end to the stigma of social housing and offered a £2 billion handout to housing associations as part of and ambitious plan to provide tens of thousands of new affordable homes.

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A fairer deal for leaseholders?

Thursday 20 September 2018

The Law Commission unveiled its long-awaited consultation on leasehold reform this week, which is seeking views on how to save leaseholders time, stress and money during the enfranchisement process and how to reduce legal costs, prevent unnecessary disputes, and the impact reform may have.

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Does your business have an AML officer?

Wednesday 19 September 2018

According to new research, just under a third of estate agents aren’t sure whether their agency has any anti-money laundering (AML) processes in place - are you one of them?

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Government announce housing delivery fund

Monday 17 September 2018

Today, the Government announced a £1.9 billion investment to tackle issues on potential housing sites and get homes built in areas where they are needed the most.

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Defending liability claims

Thursday 13 September 2018

Good health and safety can be a vital tool to help your organisation comply with legislation and reduce accidents and incidents which could cost you time and money.

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Liverpool's thriving property market

Monday 10 September 2018

Liverpool’s property market is set to reach a value of £1 billion this year, according to new analysis, as the total spent on house sales has more than doubled since 2012.

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GDPR breach: it could happen to you

Monday 10 September 2018

Last week, British Airways became embroiled in a GDPR nightmare, which saw 380,000 customers have their financial details stolen.

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Leasehold: a life sentence?

Friday 07 September 2018

Today we launched our ground-breaking research report into leasehold practices, which has been increasingly in the spotlight in recent years for all the wrong reasons.

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What you need to know about leaseholds

Thursday 06 September 2018

If you haven't heard about the leasehold scandal and don't understand what all the fuss is about, let us explain.

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Research reveals that inequality starts at interview

Tuesday 04 September 2018

New research by recruitment specialists, Hyper Recruitment Solutions (HRS) has revealed that an alarming 85 per cent of interviewers have admitted to asking off limits questions during an interview.

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We're all over Gas Safety Week, are you?

Monday 03 September 2018

NAEA Propertymark are proud to be supporting Gas Safety Week 2018, which is taking place between 17 – 23 September 2018.

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