How to give professional advice to friends

Insurance & professional indemnity specialist Sarah Elderton offers guidance on what to do when friends approach you for professional property advice, while surveyor & building disputes expert Paul Greenwood tells a cautionary tale of a helping hand that soured a building project, a bank balance, and a relationship.

PEPs, SARs & MLROs: An A to Z of Anti-Money Laundering

As “gatekeepers”, estate agents play a crucial role in the UK Government’s ongoing efforts to stamp out money laundering and terrorism financing. Non-compliance carries the very real threat of prison time and unlimited fines, so here’s a handy guide to everything from beneficial owners to the rules around tipping-off…