Lobbying and campaigning

There have been countless proposals, reports, investigations and legislative changes to the property sector across the UK. We are in the thick of it, placing issues on the agenda, commenting in the media and challenging decision-makers on the issues that matter to you. Learn about major changes to the industry that affect you and find out what our stance is on various Government proposals.

Referral fees guidance

Referral fees

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has expressed that a total ban on referral fees will be considered unless the sector ensures transparency. More info...

Propertymark's Anti-Money Laundering guide

Anti-Money Laundering (AML)

Money Laundering Regulations require that any business at risk of being used for money laundering by criminals and terrorists have measures in place to minimise the risk of this happening. More info...

Leasehold: A Life Sentence?

Leasehold properties

Our report Leasehold: A Life Sentence? breaks ground on the leasehold scandal and sets out our robust recommendations to tackle the growing problem. More info...

Consumer Protection Regulations

Consumer Protection Regulations (CPRs)

View the latest NTSELAT guidance to help property sales businesses comply with the current CPRs. More info...

Houses Land Registry

HM Land Registry

We campaigned against the Government's plans to move the Land Registry into the private sector. More info...

Railway

HS2 rail network

Information on areas affected by HS2 and details of the Government's compensation schemes available. More info...

Men talking

Event fees

We're supporting the Law Commission campaign to introduce a code of practice around Event Fees. More info...

Land Transaction Tax Jenga house

Land Transaction Tax

When the legislation was first developed, we played a key role in lobbying for tax bands better suited to the value of property in Wales. More info...

 

Housing Market Report

Housing Market Reports

Our monthly housing reports are based on research gathered from our members through a confidential online survey. From this, we are able to generate statistics and identify trends. More info...

Housing research

Our research looks at the UK housing sector and helps us to make informed arguments when responding to MPs. More info...

Our consultation responses

We respond to public consultations making our views clear on proposed legislation and keep a record of responses in this archive. Browse...