Key learning outcomes

  • Understand residential transactions and your duties to clients and lenders
  • Identify key risk areas and practical challenges
  • Know the latest Land Registry practice and procedure

This course gives you a practical overview of residential conveyancing, and highlights the frequent pitfalls that you are likely to deal with, including:

  • An overview of the conveyancing transaction
  • Identifying your client and the source of funds; why it’s your responsibility
  • Review of searches available in the market
  • Explanation of the Conveyancing Quality Scheme
  • The Law Society’s National Conveyancing Protocol and the new forms
  • Key risk areas: UK Finance and your duty to lenders
  • Overview of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) and how it differs from stamp duty
  • Standard Conditions of Sale (5th edition)
  • Changes in Land Registry practice; official copies of the land register replacing office copies
Lorraine Richardson

Lorraine Richardson

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First time I have ever felt engaged throughout residential conveyancing courses/lectures!

Brilliant, informative, engaging. Very much enjoyed the presenter's style.

Thought Lorraine made a dry subject very enjoyable.

I thought Lorraine was excellent and her delivery kept everyone interested.

Excellent course; presenter and notes. A good insight into a new area.

Very valuable update on current practice.

Very well presented course.

Really engaging and helpful seminar - thank you!

A very well designed, practical course delivered in a clear and practical manner.

Very enjoyable - With an interesting and entertaining speaker.

Very well structured with lots of detail and background on main points.

Great course, lovely tutor, Lorraine made it very intersting.

Very useful course content. The course was made all the more enjoyable by the speaker's use of humour.

Excellent course.

Excellent speaker - Very helpful, very informative and very experienced.

Excellent presentation with well informed presenter.

Would recommend. This was a very enjoyable, engaging course.

Lorraine Richardson - What can I say? I could have listened to her all day (well, I did actually). Very well presented - She made a long day very enjoyable.

Very useful overview and useful course content.

Very informative, would highly recommend.

Very informative course. Well presented.

Enjoyable, interesting and well presented course.

Very well informed presenter. Clear and to the point.

Excellent course - Very helpful.

Really interesting and informative.

A great refresher and confidence builder.

Really good course, trainer was very knowledgeable and approachable.

The only course of its kind. Has given me the confidence to get back into property law. Great refresher course.

Very good speaker - Good sense of humour!

Excellent course, excellent lecturer. Very helpful content.

Speaker was very engaging, approachable and happy to answer questions!

As well being as a good up to date reminder of the conveyancing process, the course had excellent coverage of relevant professional issues and changes.

very entertaining and informative speaker

very engaging speaker. kept my attention throughout, very enjoyable

the course was well run and Lorraine was engaging and enthusiastic

Lorraine Richardson was very good at explaining the conveyancing procedure in a clear and sufficient way.

Very good content, good presentation

Lorraine is very engaging. 

Really useful and well presented course. Very informative. 

Good course for going through the Conveyancing process. 

A really insightful course and a great speaker in Lorraine. 

Available dates (2)
Tue 17 Sep 2019 - 9:30AM London Members save up to 50% off training£510
Mon 27 Apr 2020 - 9:30AM London £510
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Course Notes - Residential Property: An Intensive Introduction for Qualified Practitioners £79

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