Important Law for Residential Estate Agents (virtual training)

Estate agents need to understand the laws which govern their businesses and how to apply them in practice. The consequences of non-compliance can have severe implications, damaging a business and its reputation. With legislation changing all the time, agents must continually stay up to date in order to avoid penalties.

Part one:

  • Setting up in business as an estate agent
  • Sole trader, partnership, and a company
  • The Estate Agents Act 1979
  • Understanding for whom you act

Part two:

  • Anti-Money Laundering
  • Duties of an estate agent
  • Terms of Business
  • Consumer rights

Part three:

  • Legislation that affects you as a business
  • Common law implications

This course comprises three 90-minute sessions with breaks in between each session.

Important Law For Residential Estate Agents (Virtual Classroom)

  • Virtual Classroom Containing 2 Sessions - Wednesday 7th April 2021 09:30 - 13:00
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £99.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £130.00 (+VAT)
  • Virtual Classroom Containing 2 Sessions - Tuesday 23rd November 2021 09:30 - 13:00
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £99.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £130.00 (+VAT)

Meet the trainer

Simon Stone

Simon Stone

Simon is a practicing solicitor (admitted to the Roll in 1985) and now works as a consultant at the Milton Keynes based firm he originally founded. He has been General Counsel of a title insurance company and a Legal Director and co-creator of one of the UK’s largest conveyancing firms.

He has taught law in India and been a partner in a large provincial practice. Professionally, Simon has been President of the Milton Keynes and of the Berks, Bucks and Oxfordshire Law Societies.