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18/11/2014

AIPP releases its industry White Paper with UK Members of Parliament (MP’s) in the House of Commons today: AIPP Guidelines for the sale of overseas land and property to buyers from the United Kingdom Please click HERE to download the paper Read More

09/10/2014

AIPP is rolling-out its introductory service to provide a developer portfolio to agent members after a great response in July and October. 22 UK-based agents have now met the Spanish developers (all members of the AIPP) at 4 events in the UK - Warwick & London - with 12 agents hav... Read More

09/10/2014

As an extension to offering AIPP agents opportunities to sell direct from developers on the Costa Blanca, we have arranged initial meetings with established developers & banks with stock in Barcelona and the surrounding area. Join AIPP MD, Peter Robinson, on this part-subsidised trip by emailing... Read More

19/08/2014

AIPP has received sponsorship from David Amess MP to help form a new APPG on 18th November. The focus will be to bring UK MP’s attention to the key issues in the international property sector. This can only be done with vital inputs from AIPP members to help the next 1 million Brits buyin... Read More

31/07/2014

Please click here to read the article about the event organised by AIPP partner Orb International in Orlando last week.  You can also visit The AIPP USA Facebook page for more pictures. The next AIPP USA event will take place in Pinellas County, Florida on Aug 25th, for more information p... Read More

17/07/2014

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14/07/2014

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04/07/2014

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24/06/2014

Further to our mailer dated 16th May 2014, the proposed changes to the AIPP Code of Conduct and how the AIPP handles complaints have officially been adopted, as announced at the AGM on the 13th of June. The AIPP Dispute Resolution Procedure will now be handled by the specialist and independent se... Read More

23/06/2014

HMRC has just issued a 41 page document with the latest guidance on conforming with UK money laundering legislation. The guidelines affect estate agents, IFA’s (Independent Financial Advisers), accountants, lawyers and other international property professionals as well as other industry sec... Read More

17/06/2014

The National Federation of Property Professionals, owner of AIPP, is pleased to announce the appointment of 4 new Directors and the re-appointment of 1 sitting Director, to the Board of AIPP. The appointments were made after the AIPP membership voted in the preceding month with the result announced ... Read More

30/05/2014

Jobs for Property Professionals New specialised online job boards for all Associations Each of the six divisions of the National Federation of Property Professionals (NFoPP) has just launched a new online job board, listing jobs specific to their industry sector. The new job boards bring key adva... Read More

16/05/2014

Please click on both links below to view drafts of the proposed changes. These links are only for member consultation with any feedback being required by 30th of May to peter@aipp.org.uk. It is the intention of the Board to adopt the proposed changes at the AGM on the 13th of June 2014.  ... Read More

16/05/2014

London-based AIPP, international division of the UK's No. 1 trade association group, NFOPP, has partnered with ORB International, North & South American property marketing specialist, to offer AIPP members and ORB International affiliates greater access to property buyers. The AIPP (Assoc... Read More

16/05/2014

Please click here to view our latest mailer to our members Read More

09/05/2014

To all Members (‘Affiliates’) of the AIPP 9th May 2014 ACTION REQUIRED: VOTE NOW - Election of Directors to the AIPP Board It is my pleasure to inform you that I am in receipt of 10 nominations for members wishing to stand as a Director of the AIPP. Please now read the candidate... Read More

09/05/2014

Ok, so don't expect Barack Obama or Bill Clinton....but AIPP members can join over 150 UK property agent professionals and AIPP MD, Peter Robinson, at The Savoy Hotel for the annual NAEA President's Dinner.. The NAEA is the AIPP's sister trade association with over 6,000 UK pro... Read More

08/05/2014

The AIPP AGM will take place on Friday 13th May from 2.30pm at the Charing Cross Hotel, London   The draft AGM Agenda can be viewed here Read More

08/05/2014

Luis da Silva of Algarve Senior Living writes: Algarve Senior Living will comprise a series of senior villages (50+) which will operate as active communities within existing developments, and they will all operate on a rental plus services model. We are now looking for partners and clients. We in... Read More

07/05/2014

The AIPP AGM will take place on the 13th June from 2.30pm at The Charing Cross Hotel London. The AGM agenda will be sent out to all AIPP members nearer the time. If you wish to raise a point at the AGM then you must put this in writing to the AIPP Deputy Chairman (c/o Alisa Ardini at the AIPP ali... Read More

16/04/2014

USA property interest: favourable housing prices, good weather, the country's relative economic stability and an attraction to America in general are driving increased demand. Click here for the full article Read More

08/04/2014

Nominations for candidate Directors to join the AIPP Board are now open and close at 4pm on 6th May 2014.  Only AIPP members can propose & second a Board Director candidate. Currently, a total of 5 Director positions are available to join the 7 Directors sitting for 2014/15. Candidates stan... Read More

25/03/2014

WHEN: March 28-30, 2014 WHERE: Olympia, London   WHAT: Florida professional real estate delegation  joining Association of International Property Professionals to forge a relationship and agreement to communicate professional industry standards between the UK & US. Planned ... Read More

25/03/2014

Buyers are a lot more cautious this time around. We are seeing a large increase in the number of people attending overseas property exhibitions. Click here to read the article Read More

07/03/2014

OPPLive Asia is aimed at agents, developers, financial advisors and other overseas property professionals from across Asia Pacific, and provides numerous networking and business opportunities through an exhibition and conference, dedicated to help international companies increase or begin their Asia... Read More

17/02/2014

In August 2013 we published a news article on this website concerning Experience International which we now accept to contain material that was misleading and untrue. AIPP has agreed to pay damages to Experience International and unreservedly apologises to Experience International and its staff f... Read More

04/02/2014

NEXT MEMBER EVENT: Friday 28th March 2014 5-7pm Join us on Friday 28th March 2014 at our next AIPP Member Networking Event Club Room at London’s Olympia Taking place straight after the first day of A Place in the Sun Live, this structured yet informal event ... Read More

12/11/2013

Click here to read Peter Robinson's article as featured in this month's OPP Magazine Read More

29/10/2013

Click here to download the 2013 Rightmove Overseas Industry Trade Report Read More

05/07/2013

The AIPP Board is delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Robinson as the new MD of AIPP. It's actually a case of 'Welcome back Peter' as Peter was an AIPP Board member for three years so is totally familiar with the Association and well known to a lot of Members. For those of ... Read More

04/07/2013

The results for the elections to the slimmed down (to 12 Members) AIPP Board were announced at the AIPP AGM on 14th June. The new Board Members are - Koprinka Aksaray, Sue Ash, Andy Bridge, Dave Burgess, Peter Esders, Andrew Figiel, Tim Morgan, Guy Tolhurst, Linda Travella, Xavier Wiggins, and Ja... Read More

11/04/2013

The AIPP announced its Award winners on Wednesday at the first AIPP Conference and Awards which took place at the Charing Cross Hotel in London.  The AIPP Awards winners 2013 are:   UV10 Best Agent Small (Single country)   Colordarcy Investment Best ... Read More

04/03/2013

We are delighted to announce that the AIPP has moved office to larger premises in Westminster. Our new offices are at Clutha House, 10 Storey's Gate, Westminster, London SW1. We are sharing this facility with the National Federation of Property Professionals (NFOPP), although AIPP are the onl... Read More

28/01/2013

This News Item is directly relevant to AIPP Members who are based in the UK, but will also be of interest to Members outside of the UK who work in partnership with UK based companies. We have been in contact with the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) for a number of months about the requirement for co... Read More

11/01/2013

We will shortly be announcing the 2013 AIPP Awards, we are just updating this website with all the 2013 Awards entry forms, etc.. The Awards will be presented on 10th April and we are delighted to say that again Christopher Hamer, the Property Ombudsman, has agreed to chair the Judging Panel. One... Read More

21/12/2012

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and all the best for 2013!! We're looking forward to an exciting 2013 with the first AIPP Conference on April 10th and with the launch of the 2013 AIPP Awards in January. There'll be further announcements about both of these events in due course........ Read More

03/12/2012

It is all now done and dusted, the AIPP is part of the NFOPP group, alongside NAEA, ARLA, ICBA and NAVA. This new chapter in AIPP's developemnt was marked by the launch event held on the 29th. This was a well attended and positive event, attended by Board Members from AIPP and NAEA Internatio... Read More

20/11/2012

AIPP and NFOPP are hosting a Launch Event to mark the 'merger' of the two organisations. This will be an early evening event and will be held in London on 29th November. The event is open to AIPP members, NAEA International members and also companies interested in joining the AIPP. It pre... Read More

15/10/2012

At the OPP/Property Investor Show at Excel on Friday last (the 12th), Sue Ash, AIPP Chair, and Mark Hayward, CEO of NFOPP, signed the document that brings the two organisations together. Its been a long process but we've got there. We're excited about and looking forward to pressing on wi... Read More

27/09/2012

The Special Geral Meeting held yesterday at AIPP's offices overwhelmingly endorsed the decision to join with the National Federation of Property Professionals (NFOPP). This decsion was the final part of this process and the actual formal signing should be announced in a matter of days. Furthe... Read More

27/09/2012

The AIPP Consumer Guide is produced in partnership with A Place In The Sun and will be available in the October issue of the A Place In The Sun magazine which is in the shops from 27th September. The Guide will be formally launched at A Place In The Sun Live which is taking place at Birmingham NE... Read More

05/09/2012

    Regular readers of OPP magazine may already have seen the article in the July/August edition about the future of AIPP. Taking the format of a round table discussion, this brought together the views of some prominent members of our industry, including AIPP's Chair Sue... Read More

28/05/2012

One of the pillars of the AIPP’s Code of Conduct applicable to all members is ‘not to make any misleading statements’. From time to time, however, the AIPP finds its name is used for various initiatives such as Due Diligence packages offered by property agents, developers an... Read More

24/05/2012

AIPP TRAINING UPDATES: As part of AIPP’s work to improve standards of professionalism in our industry, we encourage Members to engage in professional development and training. Many companies now employing fewer staff as a result of the economic downturn, training can be the ideal way to... Read More

15/05/2012

The long awaited law removing the requirement of reciprocity for foreign acquisition of Turkish properties has finally passed parliament and will soon be in force once it is published in the official gazette. “The new law will have a fundamental affect on Turkish property acquisiti... Read More

08/05/2012

The AIPP members and the NFOPP board have each agreed to the merger of the AIPP into NFOPP. The merger will take place once the legal process is completed,which is expected to be in early June.  “The amalgamation promises to build on the momentum and achievements of the AIPP in... Read More

18/04/2012

After two years with the Association of International Property Professionals, Professor Mark Sharp will be leaving the organisation in early May to take up a consultancy role with several organisations in the property world.   His departure comes at the beginning of a new era for th... Read More

20/02/2012

AIPP will be holding two half-day AIPP Foundation Training courses for AIPP Members on 14th June 2012 (London) and 11th  September 2012 from, 9.30 – 13.30.(Manchester). Members can join the course on an individual basis at a price of £99 +VAT per person. As part of AIPP&rsquo... Read More

18/11/2011

We have received many calls about alternative investments over the last year and, in response, are delighted to provide an AIPP seminar, which aims to explain their value as a business opportunity and whether they are an option our members should consider. The last seminar was hugely popular ... Read More

29/09/2011

6THANNUAL CONSUMER GUIDE The 6thannual consumer guide (2012) and member directory from the AIPP is now available in hardcopy and on-line, the latest on “How to Buy Overseas Property Safely” is a free publication aimed solely at helping consumers protect themselves through the purc... Read More

28/09/2011

AIPP Establishes New Satellite Office in Portugal The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP), the leading organisation in the international property market, is establishing a new satellite office in Portugal and has appointed Simon Perks as the executive officer. The ... Read More

12/09/2011

Mark Sharp, CEO of the Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP), is seeking clarification from the UK government over where international property fits into regulation surrounding collective investments. In a letter to Business Secretary Vince Cable, Sharp asks for clarific... Read More

17/08/2011

“NAEA International (incorporating FOPDAC) and The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) have today announced that they are currently in talks to explore how the two organisations can better serve their members and the public by working more closely together. P... Read More

28/07/2011

The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) is launching a range of insurance services for consumers and companies in the industry to help eradicate common concerns of the industry and make it safer for people to buy property overseas. Since its inception five years ago, th... Read More

22/06/2011

For the 4th year running The Property Investor Show and OPP Live will play host to the "AIPP Zone", a dedicated exhibition area for members of the industry body. This unique trade and investor event will be held at London's ExCel 13-15 October 2011. "This is the i... Read More

13/06/2011

Advertising space can now be booked in 2012’s ‘How to Buy Overseas Property Safely’ – the AIPP’s unique and highly successful annual publication for UK buyers of international property. This essential guide provides the independent guidance and advice needed whe... Read More

19/04/2011

Preparations are underway for the first European Fractional Ownership Awareness Day of 2011, organised by The Registry Collection, the world’s largest luxury exchange programme. The event, which is part of a series of roadshows across Europe, takes place at the Hotel Puente Romano in Ma... Read More

06/04/2011

The AIPP marked its 5th anniversary with the Association’s AGM on 30th March and welcomed two new faces to its Board: Peter Esders from Chebsey & Co and Andrew Figiel from Landmark Properties International. Sue Ash was appointed as Chair of the Association for 2011/12. The AIPP Board an... Read More

31/03/2011

Free delegate places for first 3 AIPP members! AIPP is lending its support to the “Investing in Sustainability: Maximising the Opportunities of a Sustainably Built Future” conference to be held at the Barbican Centre in London on Thursday, 26th May 2011. This full day ... Read More

14/03/2011

AIPP announced the winners of its 2011 awards on Friday 11th March at A Place in the Sun Live, London. The 11 awards for excellence in customer service were presented by A Place in the Sun: Home or Away’s Jonnie Irwin on the exhibition’s main stage, in front of a packed audience made ... Read More

21/02/2011

AIPP Awards 2011 – Sponsored by     AIPP announces the shortlist for the AIPP Awards 2011, ahead of the presentation ceremony at A Place in the Sun Live on Friday 11th March where the winners’ names will be revealed. Judging of the Awards took place on Thu... Read More

31/01/2011

AIPP is pleased to confirm that the AIPP Awards 2011 will be presented by Jonnie Irwin, presenter of A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?, ensuring maximum consumer interest in the live presentation ceremony on Friday 11 March at A Place in the Sun Live Earls Court, London. "We're delig... Read More

05/01/2011

…AIPP sets out to rebuild confidence in international property market and strengthen appeal of AIPP members to potential purchasers… The leading association in the international property market, the Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP), is introducing a ne... Read More

14/12/2010

The AIPP today announced full details of its annual awards programme, concluding on Friday 11th March 2011 when the winners will be revealed in front of a consumer audience at A Place in the Sun Live, Earls Court London. "We're thrilled to be confirming that the AIPP Awards wil... Read More

17/11/2010

From time to time, the AIPP finds its logo being used by property companies who are not members of AIPP. We’d like to assure members and consumers that this happens relatively infrequently, however it is important to draw attention to this when such instances occur. The AIPP member badg... Read More

29/10/2010

“GOOD NEWS FROM AIPP” is our regular newsletter bringing AIPP members updates from their Association, and on the more positive news stories from the industry this month. This month's edition included: AIPP Consumer Guide launched: “H... Read More

25/10/2010

In response to the government spending cuts announced last week, AIPP’s Chief Executive Mark Sharp comments: “In general terms I agree that the consolidation of the amount of borrowing needed to be curbed, however this needs to be balanced by investment in innovation and research. Lon... Read More

19/10/2010

Following the success of the "Understanding SIPPs and Fractional" seminar in London in September, AIPP is hosting this event again in the Manchester area on 17th November. The objectives of the event are to offer an insight into the SIPP market and evaluate the benefi... Read More

12/10/2010

AIPP’s latest consumer guide and members directory is now available in hardcopy and online, following its launch with the latest edition of A Place in the Sun magazine. “How to Buy Overseas Property Safely: the consumer guide from the industry body” is a free publication aimed s... Read More

06/10/2010

The AIPP Zone will be a prominent feature at next week's Property Investor Show and OPP Live. Now in its 3rd year, the Zone provides the opportunity for members of the AIPP to be showcased within their own dedicated exhibition area. "AIPP members have made a voluntary commitment to p... Read More

28/09/2010

AIPP hosted a highly successful member event on Thursday, attended by 40 industry professionals. “Understanding SIPPs and Fractional” was an afternoon seminar presented by experts in their field, Guy Tolhurst of Intelligent Partnership and Nick Turner of The Registry Collection, provi... Read More

21/09/2010

AIPP will be at A Place in the Sun Live, Birmingham NEC, 1st-3rd October. Visit us on stand F37 to find out more about AIPP, the benefits of membership, and to pick up our latest consumer guide and members directory, "How to Buy Overseas Property Safely: The Consumer Guide from the Indu... Read More

16/09/2010

Launched as a bagged supplement with A Place in the Sun magazine, AIPP’s 5th annual consumer guide and members directory will be available from 30 September 2010. Available in both hardcopy and digital format, the AIPP's guide is full of useful advice for buyers of international rea... Read More

14/09/2010

AIPP's forthcoming industry event on 23rd September has a handful of places remaining. "Understanding SIPPs and Fractional" is an educational afternoon providing insight and advice on diversifying your business with SIPP and/or fractional products. In these tougher mar... Read More

09/06/2010

AIPP is pleased to announce a programme of industry events and marketing incentives over the coming months. To get involved with any of these events contact us now on +44 (0)20 3207 9095.   JULY   Thurs 8th  ... Read More

11/05/2010

The AIPP has moved to firm up its current policy on members selling in the region of northern Cyprus.   Following a member consultation process, and the recent ruling in the Orams case, the AIPP Board has decided to regularise its policy for existing m... Read More

21/04/2010

AIPP announces new Chief Executive, and increase in consumer awareness The Association of International Property Professionals today announced the appointment of its new Chief Executive.   Professor Mark Sharp joins the AIPP from outside the indu... Read More

29/03/2010

AIPP announced its Award winners on Friday, during the first day of A Place in the Sun Live at Earls Court London.   The 11 winners of the 2010 Awards took the stage in front of a trade and consumer audience to receive their award from AIPP Board Membe... Read More

12/03/2010

AIPP announces the shortlist for the AIPP Awards 2010, ahead of the presentation ceremony at A Place in the Sun Live on 26th March.   Judging of the AIPP Awards 2010 took place on Thursday with a panel of 10 judges drawn from both the overseas and UK p... Read More

26/02/2010

AIPP Members voluntarily agree to follow our Code of Conduct. If anyone feels that a Member has not followed the Code, they are free to complain to us.    In many cases, a mediated settlement is reached between complainant and Member company. Howe... Read More

26/02/2010

Handling complaints about Members is one of the hardest tasks any trade body faces. As AIPP nears four years since inception, it’s an area of which the AIPP Board is particularly proud. It’s also an area that goes largely unnoticed by the outside world.   AIPP Board Member ... Read More

09/02/2010

The AIPP Awards will once again be judged by industry experts and respected outsiders.    We are delighted to announce the judging panel for this year to be chaired by The Property Ombudsman Christopher Hamer, whose role is to ensure the independe... Read More

21/01/2010

The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) has started its search for a new Chief Executive as Paul Owen will be leaving to take up a new post.    Chair of AIPP, Lindsay Hopkins, said, “Every company has to be ready to re... Read More

14/01/2010

The AIPP Awards Winners will be revealed in front of a consumer audience for the first time this year at A Place in the Sun Live in London on Friday March 26th.    Judged by industry experts and respected outsiders (and chaired by The Prop... Read More

04/11/2009

The number of consumers reassured by AIPP membership has seen a large increase, the results of a recent survey reveal.   The independent survey undertaken at A Place in the Sun Live showed 88% of people feel more reassured if a company is an AIPP Membe... Read More

22/10/2009

The AIPP announces today the details for its annual awards programme which concludes on Friday 26th March 2010 when the names of 11 winning companies will be announced at the awards ceremony in London.    In a significant change this year, entry t... Read More

01/10/2009

The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) has released the 4th edition of its annual guide, ‘Buying Overseas Property Safely – The Consumer Guide from the Industry Body’.    As the step-by-step manual... Read More

07/09/2009

Our annual guide out soon!   Each year, we produce a guide for consumers: ‘Buying Overseas Property Safely – the Consumer Guide from the Industry Body’. A 64-page guide, available in hard copy and online digital format (for th... Read More

07/09/2009

Take advice. Ask questions. Get ready for the show.    For 3 days in early October, the international property market comes to Birmingham as A Place in the Sun Live takes place at NEC.   The AIPP has a stand at the sho... Read More

07/09/2009

Get independent advice from the industry body   Last year saw the launch of the AIPP Zone at the Property Investor Show at London’s Excel exhibition centre. This year’s show, run in conjunction with OPP Live 09, sees the return of the Zone,... Read More

12/06/2009

Property portal Rightmove Overseas has become a Member of the Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP).    ‘It’s a real boost to have the support of the UK’s largest property website and another important intern... Read More

23/04/2009

After a very successful launch in 2008, the AIPP Awards have been under scrutiny by the AIPP Board as they consider how best to build on that for future events. A change of plan was submitted to the Board at the beginning of the year and it has recently been adopted.  ... Read More

20/03/2009

AIPP's AGM on Thursday 19th March saw the election of 4 new faces onto the AIPP Board and the re-election of 5 ‘old’ faces (existing Board Members who had reached the end of their elected 2 or 3 years and stood for re-election).    ... Read More

09/03/2009

The AIPP is happy to hear from anybody who has an enquiry about our work, the work of our Members, or any general enquiry about buying overseas.    Whether you are a client looking to purchase property overseas or in the process of buying, or some... Read More

15/02/2009

On Friday 27th February, the Malta Property Expo ’09 opens at the Malta Fairs and Convention Centre (MFCC), Malta’s largest international conference and exhibition venue.    Organised by AIPP Member Duplex Real Estate Branding, the eve... Read More

10/02/2009

Consumer enquiries to the Association of International Property Professionals hit a new high following an overseas property feature on the BBC’s consumer affairs show Watchdog.    The half hour programme at 7.30pm primetime on Monday 9th&nbs... Read More

26/01/2009

At the first AIPP Member event of 2009 on the evening of Thursday 29th January, there will be two presentations to Members and invited guests, each offering a view on changes to be seen this year in the international property market.      ... Read More

11/12/2008

AIPP Members voluntarily agree to follow our Code of Conduct. If anyone feels that a Member has not followed the Code, they are free to complain to us.      In many cases, a mediated settlement is reached between complai... Read More

06/10/2008

The winners of the inaugural AIPP Awards were announced on Friday 3rd October.      Launched this year, the AIPP Awards aim to improve the overseas property industry as a whole, and ultimately raise the standards of cust... Read More

16/09/2008

A new market initiative is launched at the Property Investor Show this weekend – The AIPP Zone.    An area at the front of the Property Investor Show is dedicated only to AIPP Members, a first for the international property market. All visit... Read More

08/09/2008

The International Law Partnership Conference in association with The AIPP Awards 2008, Friday 3 October   THE CONFERENCE TAKES PLACE AT THE OFFICES OF THE INTERNATIONAL LAW PARTNERSHIP, THE VAULTS, 193-197 HIGH HOLBORN, LONDON WC1V 7BD (TEL NO &nb... Read More

15/08/2008

The AIPP has announced the 25 shortlisted entries for the inaugural AIPP Awards. The winners will be announced at the Awards Night on Friday 3rd October in London.    ‘There will only be 9 winners of an AIPP Award 2008,’ explained Paul... Read More

02/07/2008

The AIPP has announced its panel of independent judges for the inaugural AIPP Awards, due to be presented on Friday 3rd October.    ‘We had a small list of target judges for our independent panel,’ explained Chief Executive Paul Owen. ... Read More

09/05/2008

Entry is now open for the AIPP Awards 2008. The 11 winners will be announced at a black tie Awards ceremony on Friday 3 October.    The Awards focus purely on excellence in customer service, with entry exclusive to AIPP Members. This is your chanc... Read More

31/03/2008

On 19th-21st September, the Property Investor Show at ExCeL in London will play host to the first ever AIPP Zone at an exhibition. The Zone will be an area within the show where only AIPP Members will be able to exhibit. It will be advertised by the organisers in advance as ... Read More

31/03/2008

We asked our Members to send us their thoughts on the benefits of AIPP membership - here's what they said.   We have memberships to all the well known property associations, but AIPP is key to our international sales operation. AIPP is rapidly gain... Read More

06/03/2008

Where did British people buy in 2007? How much did they spend? AIPP's report provides some answers.    Where did the British people buy in 2007? Despite some people doubting its future in the international property market and some ... Read More

04/03/2008

Last week at the Member networking event on the eve of A Place in the Sun Live in Manchester, we announced to Members that The AIPP Awards 2008 will take place later this year.    Summary of The AIPP Awards 2008   &mid... Read More

21/02/2008

Our Annual General Meeting takes place on 19th March. All AIPP Members are invited to the AGM and all are encouraged to attend if possible. This is your Association and will benefit from each Member playing a part.    Notice of the AIPP’s AG... Read More

21/02/2008

Issued by the AIPP on 20th February 2008    To date, the Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) has received 79 formal complaints about its Members.   It has been agreed by the Board that the names ... Read More

21/02/2008

The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) has received the opinion they sought from a senior barrister in London regarding the sale of properties in northern Cyprus. The opinion was discussed at the January Board meeting.    T... Read More

05/02/2008

A company using the names Salma Homes, CBA Properties, Torton Properties, and ABP Properties is using an AIPP Founder Member logo on their website. Please beware: these companies are not Members of the AIPP.    They have copied (without au... Read More

21/01/2008

Superior Group files Petition for Administration. On Friday 18th January, the AIPP received the following message from the Chief Operating Officer of The Superior Real Estate Group Ltd.    MESSAGE RECEIVED BY AIPP, 18 JAN 08 ... Read More

21/12/2007

The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) has conducted a consumer survey on behalf of its Members. The survey asked buyers in the UK and Ireland what they are looking for, what their fears are, and how they would like to buy overseas property in an idea... Read More

20/11/2007

The AIPP passed the 300 Member mark at its most recent Board meeting.    ‘With 314 Members now live, we already have more than double the number of Members we had at the end of 2006,’ said AIPP’s Membership Manager, Lisa Charlesw... Read More

12/10/2007

The AIPP had 137 Members on 10 October 2006; by 10 October 2007, the Association had 291 Members with more than 5,500 people working under its Code of Conduct.    ‘We were quite clear when we started that we had to make things happen, and ma... Read More

02/10/2007

The Autumn 2007 exhibition season kicked off with the Property Investor Show at London’s Excel. On the AIPP stand, staff reported that about half of all visitors to whom they spoke were already aware of AIPP and had some understanding of the benefits of buying with a M... Read More

02/10/2007

Martin Roberts of BBC TV’s ‘Homes under the Hammer’ was the guest interviewer on the AIPP stand at the weekend’s exhibition in Birmingham.    The AIPP wanted to hear the views of international property buyers: what are thei... Read More

02/10/2007

On Thursday 27th September, the second edition of the AIPP Members Directory was released to the buying public in both the UK and Ireland. A consumer guide to buying safely overseas, it also contains a full list of AIPP Members.    In both countri... Read More

20/09/2007

This Autumn, the AIPP is launching a significant campaign to heighten consumer awareness of their work and the benefit of buying overseas with their Members.    Targeted on buyers in the UK and Ireland, the Association wants to make sure that pros... Read More

27/07/2007

At the recent AIPP Board meeting on Wednesday 25th July, a record 48 membership applications were submitted; 41 were accepted as full Members.    ‘Only once did we have more than this and that was our first Board meeting in March 2006,&rsquo... Read More

29/06/2007

Board applauds AIPP team as record number of membership applications is submitted to June's Board meeting.   AIPP’s Chief Executive Paul Owen said recently that the level of interest in membership was at its highest level since the Associatio... Read More

24/06/2007

A relatively new market for UK and Irish buyers, Brazil is fast-becoming one of the property world's talking points. AIPP was invited to Brazil to talk to agents, developers and government officials about working with the buyers in the UK and Ireland.    ... Read More

23/04/2007

AIPP's Chief Executive was a guest speaker at Turkey's first trade show for international property, run by the Arena Group in Antalya. There was a very high level of interest in membership of the Association.    From 19 - 22 April in Antal... Read More

15/03/2007

‘In 2006, Britons spent nearly £20 billion on overseas property yet most of the figures produced about the market are made up by companies trying to sell property,’ said Paul Owen, chief executive of the Association of International Property Professionals (... Read More

02/12/2006

Next week, the Association of International Property Professionals will release its second survey of the year, potentially the most comprehensive ever released in the international property market.   ‘There are few, if any, reliable figures... Read More

27/11/2006

With the publication of AIPP’s first Members Directory, thousands more buyers are now aware of the AIPP   Many Members are reporting increased consumer confidence in their work thanks to their AIPP membership. With the publication of AIPP... Read More

06/11/2006

'Good, informative, important and necessary,' was the view of Simon James from Property Frontiers. 'The course was very good and should be used by anyone in sales,' said Robert Nixon, MD of Nirvana International, 'I will use the material in to... Read More

24/10/2006

The Association of International Property Professionals (AIPP) has produced a 64-page Consumer Handbook and Members Directory to guide overseas property buyers through the purchasing process and to introduce them to the Association's Members. The publication is available... Read More

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