Property Section

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Fraud and cyber security for property practitioners (various dates and locations)

Following a successful launch of these workshops in 2016, the Law Society’s Property Section are hosting four further workshops around the country with a focus on cyber security and crime, scamming, fraud in property transactions, and the techniques and technology you can engage to successfully manage and obviate risk to you, your clients and your business.

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Half-day Conveyancing Convention 2017 (28 June)

24 February 2017

The Law Society’s Property Section, in conjunction with the Conveyancing Quality Scheme, is hosting a bespoke, half-day event for property practitioners. 

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As a Section member, you're entitled to four webinars as part of your membership, available live and on-demand

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Lease extensions: What to advise your clients (18 April 2017)

This webinar will provide you with best practice for advising clients and their lenders, at the time of purchase and remortgage, on whether to consider a lease extension.

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Peter Rodd

Be prepared

7 March 2017By

The Property Section will be running a series of seminars on fraud and cybercrime this spring. Peter Rodd looks at the challenges facing conveyancers, and the steps you need to take to protect yourself now and in the future

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Benefits of Membership*

The Property Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section Engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Committee and will focus on key issues including:

  • Code of Conduct
  • Fraud
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Anti-money laundering
  • Conveyancing
  • Planning
  • Phishing and Cyber Security
  • Bogus Firms
  • Renewable Energy
  • Rent Deposits
  • Buy-to-Let
  • Mortgage Credit Directive
  • Vulnerable Clients
  • Consumer Protection Regulations
  • Requisitions
  • Income Tax Relief
  • Reserved Funds
  • Brownfield Sites
  • Right to Buy
  • Searches
  • Capital Allowances
  • Stamp Duty
  • Land Tax

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Webinars, a Conference, Workshops, Seminars, Magazines, E-newsletters and a LinkedIn Group.

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