Why do I do that? An introduction to property factoring in Scotland

Who’s it for and what’s it about?

This one-day course is for those who are new to providing a factoring service in Scotland or for those who want to learn more about why you do the things you do when managing factored property in Scotland. You may be offering a factoring service as a commercial factor, housing association or a local authority.

This course will explore the rules you should follow as a property factor and what the implications of not following these may be.

Course Content

The is course will explore the following:

  • The role of the ‘owner’ as a customer and how that will affect your service
  • The documentation you should be aware of before providing a service – when to use it?
  • Carrying out repairs – what to do and when to do it
  • Charging owners – how much and when and just what should you be charging for?
  • Collecting unpaid fees – following the correct steps and what’s the result of failing to do so?
  • What if it all goes wrong – what now?

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course participants will have a clear understanding of what it means to be a factor in Scotland and why they do the things they do when offering a factoring service as well as their role within it.

Dates: 10th October 2023

Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Trainer: Jacqueline Stirling

Costs: SHARE Members £195.00/Non-Member £325.00

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