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  • May 25

    2017

    Is Air Conditioning Good or Bad in a Block Property?

    Summer is here! In the UK, 2016 meant record high temperatures; for example, one sweltering day last September was the hottest in 70 years. So, is air con a good idea in block properties?

     

  • May 11

    2017

    Managing Property Paperwork

    'Staying organised' has been quoted as one of the top four worst problem property landlords face, along with leaseholder turnover, late ground rents and legal matters.

  • Apr 28

    2017

    Property management fit for a movie star

    We love working with property developers right from the start of their projects to watch an apartment block or property estate develop from scratch. It's particularly interesting if the development has a specific historical or cultural focus.

  • Apr 7

    2017

    What Is a Property Guardian?

    They're a bit like squatters. But not only are they living legally, many people say they're providing a service to landlords. They're called "property guardians," and they're found throughout the UK in empty, abandoned or neglected buildings.

  • Mar 31

    2017

    Why it's worth investing in trees

    In addition to being lovely, trees can benefit your property in several ways. Here are some of them: kerb appeal, trees are art, added space, varied sizes, shapes and colours - and think potted!

  • Mar 11

    2017

    Property based in the block featured in 'Only Fools And Horses' sold for £1.1m

    TV royalty Only fools and Horses was set in a council estate in Peckham, but the block was filmed in Acton, where a luxury property recently sold for a record £1.1million.