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E2M to hold HIP seminars

Easier2Move is to hold a programme of free Home Information Pack seminars for independent financial advisers.

At each seminar, a speaker from Easier2Move will explain the additional revenue streams and other business opportunities presented by HIPs.

In addition, representatives from SAVA and the Department for Communities and Local Government will be on hand to discuss the intricacies of the new products.

On April 3 a seminar will be held at Carrow Road, home of Norwich City FC, April 19 there will be a seminar at St. Marys, home of Southampton FC and on April 25 there will also be a seminar at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.

Karen Babington, sales and marketing director at Easier2Move, says: This is a great opportunity for us at Easier2Move to demonstrate the benefits of conveyancing and help IFAs to understand how to maximise their revenue streams through the use of referrals.

With only three months until HIPs go live, it is an excellent time for us to raise awareness and ensure brokers are ready for their introduction in June.

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