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Understanding Property

If you are new to the property business this course will provide you with a head start in developing your knowledge and understanding of the property business and will assist you in appreciating the role you play in the overall process of property ownership and development.

One-day course

Thu 17 Oct 2019
09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Novotel Manchester Centre, 21 Dickinson Street, Manchester, M1 4LX
£315 + VAT


After an overview of the major players in property, you will explore the law that governs the ownership and management of property and will then consider the principle functions of valuation, investment, agency, property management, development and financing.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for anyone who is working in the property industry in a supporting role, such as secretarial, finance, marketing or HR, who wants to understand the terminology and the way in which the property business works.

Whether you work for a fund, a development company, a property company or a property advisor, your role can be so much more rewarding when you understand the business better.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand who the key operators in the property market are
  • Explain the different sectors and the ways to own, develop and gain value from property
  • Understand the principle functions of a property owner, occupier or advisor including valuation, agency, property management, fund management and development
  • Be familiar with some of the key issues with property funding in today’s market

What's included

  • Comprehensive course manual and exercises
  • Individual and group exercises
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Certificate of training course attendance

Course programme

  • Who invests in property, why and how?
  • The different sectors and markets
  • The legal framework of property
  • Understanding leases
  • The valuation of property
  • Investment and agency
  • Property management
  • Facilities management
  • Fund management
  • The development process and appraisal
  • Funding issues in today's market


  • RICS professionals Standard £315 + VAT
  • Early Bird - 10% Off - Book before 29 August £283.5 + VAT
  • Non-RICS professionals Standard £405 + VAT
  • Early Bird - 10% Off - Book before 29 August £364.5 + VAT
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£315 + VAT