Our joint Convention with NRLA – the Landlord Convention, ‘Dealing with as much as the Future’ happened on Tuesday (15 November 2022), and I feel it may be safely stated it was a powerful success.
We ended up having just below 500 delegates, which together with all of the exhibitors and audio system, meant lots of people within the room!
The photographs above present a few pictures of the keynote speak in motion and me and a few of my staff (Tina, my assistant, and Gill, who does all my internet work).
The keynote speaker was the Minister, Felicity Buchan, MP for Kensington, who’s the very not too long ago appointed Parliamentary Underneath Secretary of State within the Division for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities. A little bit of a tongue-twisting job title, I need to say!
Taking into consideration that she had solely been in submit for about two weeks, I believed she put up a reasonably good present. Ben (Beadle, CEO of the NRLA) and I put some troublesome inquiries to her, which she answered in addition to may very well be anticipated within the circumstances.
There have been some actually stonkingly good talks.
I significantly loved the talks from Kate Faulkner on shopping for property, Justin Bates on the circuitous route taken to the Housing and Planning Act 2016 and the forthcoming Renters Reform Invoice, David Smith’s roundup of current authorized developments and the speak from Russell Smith of Retrofit Works within the afternoon on what it is advisable do about retrofitting your properties.
If you happen to have been there, I hope you loved it as a lot as I did. If you happen to weren’t – I believe there might be one other one coming alongside subsequent yr …