ASA ruling on misleading fees in auction advert

Thursday 01 November 2018

In a recent Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) ruling, Christie's were found to have misled bidders about auction fees payable.

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Ivory Bill progress update

Thursday 25 October 2018

The Ivory Bill was discussed in the House of Lords yesterday, with peers having the opportunity to debate the Bill and vote on amendments that were tabled by various members.

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NAVA Propertymark Novice Auctioneer of the Year 2018 - winner announced!

Thursday 25 October 2018

We're delighted to announce the winner of last night's prestigious NAVA Propertymark Novice Auctioneer of the Year for 2018.

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Offensive Weapons Bill

Monday 22 October 2018

The Offensive Weapons Bill is currently making its way through Parliament, which could affect antiques dealers, traders and auctioneers. If passed it's expected that under Section 17, businesses will no longer be able to post knives out to residential addresses.

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And the award goes to...

Wednesday 17 October 2018

This afternoon, Propertymark Qualifications held its annual awards ceremony in the Cholmondeley Room at the House of Lords, celebrating excellence in learning and development in the property industry.

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Have you downloaded the new AML Guide?

Tuesday 09 October 2018

Whilst it may be estate agency that gets all the press, Anti-money Laundering (AML) is also an important area for auctioneers as it's an industry criminals are known to target in order to launder large amounts of money via the purchase of high value goods or property.

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Introducing your AML friend - Propertymark Passport

Tuesday 02 October 2018

Can you honestly say that you’re fully trained in authenticating numerous types of identity documents from across the globe? Nope, didn't think so.

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