Propertymark Regional Meeting

February 23, 2024

Propertymark held it’s Jersey Regional Meeting 23rd February at Best Western Royal Hotel.

The insightful afternoon was filled with interesting speakers.

Francis West - Security Everywhere

  • Latest tips and updates to keep you safe and secure

Philip Syvret - Partner at Benest and Syvret

  • New Material Information from Trading Standards explained – present legal requirements and proposals.
  • First Time Buyers – Definition and latest stamp duty update.
  • Land Re - Zoning for development – update on government proposals.
  • Residential investment purchases – the 3% stamp duty uplift in practice, one year on.
  • First Step Assisted Home Ownership Scheme – an update.

Lorraine Mclean - Skipton

  • What Agents need to know about the Jersey Mortgage Market.
  • Mortgage Rate update.
  • Lending criteria explained.

Geoff Blackstone - Wills Surveyors

  • What vendors need to know in advance of their survey.
  • What home repairs or maintenance should vendors be keeping on top of.
  • What are the main things that will fail a survey or down grade the value.
  • Time frames from survey being booked  to mortgage being agreed.
  • Wills’ Pre Survey Questionnaire explained.