The 2018 Landlord Law Conference Course:

Get up to date with the law Avoid problems, penalties and prosecutions

Managing rented properties is becoming more complex. As the sector grows, regulation is growing too and changing. New enforcment powers are being given to Local Authorities and other enforcement agencies which make compliance critical.

As a landlords and letting agents you need to keep up with the changes and know what is coming so you can prepare.

The annual Landlord Law Conference (which took place on 18 May 2018) had ten talks from legal housing experts to bring you up to date. With this online conference course you get video recordings of all the talks along with the speakers detailed notes and powerpoints plus five hours CPD. Plus some extra BONUS CONTENT. 

Its the perfect way for you and your staff to get up to date with the law.

Scroll down for more information about the course content:

The Conference Course costs £150 (inclusive of VAT) 



"Excellent. Worth every penny" Susan Refioglu, Letting Agent

What you get with the course:

The Conference talks:

  • All talks are either from a qualified lawyer or an experienced housing trainer
  • Topics are explained clearly in plain English
  • Interesting (and sometimes amusing) speakers 
  • Talks average 1/2 hour - not too long and not too short
  • Videos are responsive - watch them on your PC, tablet or smart phone

Other course material - you will also get:

  • The Conference handbook with all the speakers detailed notes
  • Pdf versions of the speakers' powerpoints
  • Mp3 audio versions of the talks
  • 5 hours CPD via multiple choice questionnaire - you can download your CPD certificate after you have passed

Bonus content:

  • Two 'Legal Basics' courses - which each carry 1 hour CPD
  • Recordings of Landlord Law training webinars on section 21, Banning Orders and the HMO Management Regulations - each approx 1 hour long or more
  • Together with notes and/or pdf of speakers power point

Seven reasons to sign up now:

  • Get up to date quickly - once you have watched all the videos you will have a pretty good idea of the changes coming and won't be taken by surprise.
  • Eight hours training - (including bonus material) available for the next 12 months. Study in your own time and at your convenience.
  • Support your staff - the videos are great for staff training. Why not watch them together with your staff in the office and have a discussion afterwards as a training exercise?
  • Plan your future - things are changing. Use these videos to help plot the future of your landlord or agency business.
  • Ensure compliance - the only way to protect against penalties and prosecutions is 100% compliance with the regulations. This course will help you do this.
  • Our 30 day money back guarantee!
  • Get peace of mind - knowing that you are up to date with the law.
Conference 2018

Here are some clips from the talks:

 

David Cox  

Letting Agent Regulation  

David gave us a comprehensive update on the new laws for letting agents - this clip looks at tenant default fees


 

Peter Marcus  

Tenancy Agreements in the Courts

This entertaining clip covers the start of Peter's talk when he discusses unfair terms and when they apply. 


 

Michael Morgan  

Tenancy Deposit Adjudications  

In this clip Mike looks howtenancy deposit adjudicators decide cases and their 'seven pillars of wisdom' . 


 

David Smith  

Rent to Rent - Pitfalls and Procedures  

In this clip David looks at some of the serious issues with tenancy agreements often used by landlords who enter into rent to rent agreements.


 

Ben Reeve Lewis  

Identifying Rental Fraud  

In this clip Ben looks at cannabis farms and explains how the operate (and why you enter one at your peril ...). 


The Speakers:

We asked each of the speakers on the day to record a few words about their talk and why the subject matter is important. Some also gave useful advice ...

 

Sam Madge Wyld

Sam is a specialist housing barrister from Tanfield Chambers in London.

Sam's talk was on the Year in Review - a general overview of recent legal changes,

 

David Smith

David is a solicitor and partner in Anthony Gold solicitors and the RLA Policy Director

David's two talks were on Rent to Rent and an HMO Update.

 

Peter Marcus

Peter is a specialist housing barrister from Zenith Chambers in Leeds.

Peter gave two talks one on tenancy agreements and one on unlawful eviction.

 

David Cox

David is the Chief Executive Officer of ARLA Propertymark.

David's talk was on letting agent regulation looking in particular at the tenant fee ban.

 

Mike Morgan

Mike is the Director of Dispute Resolution at the Conference Lead Sponsors, TDS.

Mike's talk was on tenancy deposit adjudication.

 

Philip Hunt

Philip is a tax consultant from East Anglian Accountants firm Aston Shaw.

Philip's talk was an update on taxation issues for landlords.

 

Robert Brown

Robert is a specialist housing barrister from Arden Chambers in London.

Robert's talk was on avoiding problems with Section 21.

 

Ben Reeve Lewis

Ben is a freelance enforcement officer working with 'Safer Renting' in London.

Ben's talk was on identifying rental fraud.

Answers to some Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: How soon do I get access to the course material?

A: Normally within 24-48 hours of purchase. We need to manually enrol you on the site and will then send your login details by email

Q: What do I do if I have technical problems?

A: Contact us for support. If your problem cannot be resolved and you are unable to access the course, you can claim a full refund under our 30 day guarantee. But it is rare for people to have access problems. 

Q: How long do I get access to the course material?

A: You get guaranteed access for 12 months from the date of purchase. If you need longer we may be able to arrange this for you.

Q: Can I ask questions?  

A: The course as such does not support this. Landlord Law members can ask questions on the Landlord Law members forum though.  

Q: Do we get CPD?

A: Yes you get 5 hours CPD via multiple choice questionnaire. You can download your CPD certificate once you have passed the test. Our CPD is accepted by most organsations such as ARLA Propertymark and the National Landlords Association. NB The CPD element is still being developed will be loaded up later.


Q: Where can I see your terms and conditions?  

A: Click here - the page will open in a new tab or window. Scroll down to item 2 'online training courses and videos'. 

Q: Can I pay by cheque or BACS?

A: You can pay for the full price version of the course by BACS or cheque but if you are looking to purchase under a special offer, this is only available if you buy online (which can be by card or pay pal). NB VAT receipts will be provided automatically by the system.

Q: Do you have transcripts of the videos?  

A: No, as the cost of getting this done would have significantly increased the cost of the course for you  

Q: Is the course material available anywhere else?  

A: David Smith's rent to rent talk and the bonus material is available to Landlord Law members, but the rest of the listed material is only available on this course (save for the promotional clips!).

Q: How do I claim a refund if I want one?

Send an email to tessa @ landlordlaw.co.uk within 30 days of purchase asking for a refund under our guarantee. You will normally get your refund within 14 days of receipt of your email. Your access to the course will be cancelled at the same time.

 

Your 30 Day No Quibble Moneyback Guarantee

30 day guarantee

If the course does not suit your needs or if you want to cancel for any reason, just let us know within 30 days of purchase and we will refund your payment and cancel your access with no questions asked.

The Conference Course costs £150 (inclusive of VAT) 

How to buy:

  • Click the 'buy now' button - this will take you to the 'shopping cart' item
  • Amend the number in the box if you are buying access for more than one person and click to purchase
  • Complete all the details on the form
  • Make payment online by credit or debit card (both are accepted) or pay pal
  • You will receive a VAT invoice and confirmation email
  • We will then arrange to enrol you in the course and will email your login details (usually within 24 - 48 hours)



What the Conference delegates said:

"I would recommend this Conference to any property professional who takes their role seriously" 

J Champion, Letting Agent

"Great conference - well worth the money as expensive not to be up to date"

Susan Osborne, Housewise, Letting Agent

"Broad range of subjects covered. All relevant to PRS. Well presented by professionals with minimal time spent on self promotion. In short a must for any Landlord" 

Bianca & Simon Lazare Landlords

"This Conference provides a comprehensive overview necessary for all Landlords and industry professionals. I would highly recommend as a value for money industry update"

Abi Harries, Senior Adjuicator, Computershare.

"A very comprehensive and pertinent update"

Frank Davey, Letting Agent

"Formal education makes you a living and continued self development makes you wealthy"

Anthony Anaka, Landlord and letting agent