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Community landownership for land professionals

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RICS Edinburgh office

3rd Floor, 125 Princes St

Edinburgh

EH2 4AD

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Community Land Scotland is holding a seminar aimed at land agents, chartered surveyors, solicitors, accountants and other professionals that work with landowners an update on community landownership in 2017.

The event will;

– provide information on the work of community landowners and opportunities for other landowners to sell or gift land to communities

– provide information from the Scottish Government Community Land Team about the wider policy environment and how this is affecting community landowners

– help dispel any myths or misconceptions regarding community land ownership

– allow discussion on Land Reform

– discuss the Scottish Government’s aim to double the amount of land in community ownership to 1 million acres by 2020

– allow questions to be asked of community land owners

– provide networking opportunities

As a land professional in Scotland, we hope that this event will give you the opportunity for business growth in an emerging sector and a good understanding of the advisory/support requirements of the community land sectors.

A soup & sandwich lunch will be provided on arrival.

For more information about Community Land Scotland, please visit www.communitylandscotland.org.uk

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12:00 Lunch and networking

13:00 Welcome: Ian Hepburn; Chair, Community Land Scotland

13:10 Update on legislation: Dave Thomson, Scottish Government Community Land Team

13:40 Working with community landowners – a professional’s view: Faye MacLeod, Campbell, Stewart, MacLennan and Co

14:00 Case study: The Isle of Ulva planned community buyout, Ian Hepburn

14:20 Q & A

14:45 Tea and coffee

15:05 Economic development on community land: Linsay Chalmers, Development Manager, Community Land Scotland

15:25 Community land policy looking forward: Peter Peacock, Policy Director, Community Land Scotland

15:55 Q & A

16:30 Close

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