HIPS

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AcronymDefinition
HIPSHome Information Pack
HIPSHigh Impact Polystyrene
HIPSHost Intrusion Prevention System (aka Host Intrusion Protection System)
HIPSHide in Plain Site
HIPSHost Based Intrusion Prevention System
HIPSHorizontal in Plane Switching
HIPSHelping Individual Prostitutes Survive (Washington, DC)
HIPSHidden in Plain Sight
HIPSHomeland Innovative Prototypical Solutions
HIPSHigh Integrity Protection System
HIPSHigh Performance Switch (IBM)
HIPSHuman Information Processing Survey (brain hemisphere preference)
HIPSHyperspectral Image Processing System
HIPSHull Integrity Procedures
HIPSHydrographic In-House Processing System
HIPSHave Information Processing System
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The Association of Home Information Pack Providers has warned that the move could lead to job losses in parts of the property industry and has called on HIPs to be replaced by a legal or exchange-ready pack.
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles announced that the requirement for homeowners to provide a Home Information Pack when selling a home was being suspended immediately.
TEESSIDE estate agents have welcomed a move to consign controversial home information packs (HIPs) to history.
TORY plans to ditch the controversial Home Information Packs will cost up to 10,000 jobs.
These documents include a Home Information Pack Index, a new Property Information Questionnaire, an Energy Performance Certificate or
He added: "Conservatives will scrap Home Information Packs.
ESTATE agent Nick Salmon, 53, is a director of HIPs Assured, who provide Home Information Packs.
A trial of new home information packs (HIPs) is to be extended to 12 new locations across England and Wales.
HOME information packs (Hips) have been scrapped in a move that has delighted local estate agents and could boost the number of speculative sellers.
The Association of Home Information Pack Providers estimates there are between 3,000 and 10,000 people whose livelihoods are dependent on Hips.
HIPs contain a Home Information Pack index; an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC); evidence of title; a Sale Statement detailing the terms of the sale; standard searches; a copy of the lease (where appropriate), commonhold documents (where appropriate) and a Property Information Questionnaire (PIQ).
The price of a Home Information Pack can vary from pounds 300 to pounds 400 depending upon the supplier, so it can be a large financial commitment.
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