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Money laundering needs to be taken more seriously

Monday 03 August 2015  / Ruth Montia

Money laundering has been a hot topic recently since the channel for documentary ‘From Russia with cash’ a few weeks ago. The Labour housing spokesperson on the London Assembly Tom Copley, has said that estate agents and Mayor Boris Johnson should...

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Has the general election impacted Countrywide

Friday 31 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

The former Countrywide chief executive Harry Hill, has described his old company as “going backwards” following the publication of its figures. Hill commented on Twitter saying “Once upon a time Countrywide had about 10% of the UK home sales market....

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New guidelines for agents

 / Ruth Montia

The Independent Network of Estate Agents is inviting agents and other property professionals to a briefing on how new trading standards guidance will affect the industry.The INEA will host the briefing as they are one of the bodies involved in the...

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A national housing emergency

Wednesday 29 July 2015  / Ruth Montia

The government have announced a new All-Party Parliamentary Group for Housing and planning to address what its calling “the national housing emergency” and is to be serviced by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.The All Party Parliamentary...