A white paper published today sets out the legal & safety obligations for guardians and property owners. It has been issued by the UK’s seven leading property guardian companies to drive up standards, and to help inform and safeguard the interests of both property owners and guardians.
‘The Law on Property Guardians’ details
Continue reading Safety First: The Law on Property Guardians Providers Cooperate to Raise Standards Across Property Guardianship Industry
According to research conducted by BDRC Continental – a market research company – private landlords’ confidence is at its lowest since late 2006.
The research showed that 81% of big-scale landlords with 20-plus properties are of the view that the 2015 Budget will decrease their profitability. Among landlords generally, 59% believe their profit will be
Continue reading Buy-to-Let Landlords’ Confidence at an all Time Low
20 to 45 year olds want the Government to do more with empty homes
In a ‘Generation Rent’ report published recently, 40,000 20-45 year olds were surveyed, along with 4,000 parents with children aged between 20-45 years old.
The survey found that while the majority of them backed the Conservative housing
Continue reading My latest blog post in The Propery Reporter
The latest issue of Jewish News, Business section, runs a profile piece on Gavin Handman talking about his varied career and his passion for Guardians of London which he set up over two years ago.
You can read the full article here:
Continue reading Guardian of London’s Head of Facilities Gavin Handman is interviewed in The Jewish News
Gavin Handman, the Head of Operations at Guardians of London believes that the recent launch of a national empty homes loan scheme, helping owners of empty homes bring them back into use, is a good initiative in principle.
You can read his thoughts and comments on this area in an article which has appeared in
Continue reading Empty Homes Loan Scheme launch – September 2013
Thank you for checking out our latest blog article which has been posted in the Property Reporter
Our latest article is about the “Changes to council tax discounts for empty properties and second homes.”
Please feel free to leave any comments – we’re always interested to hear any thoughts you may have on
Continue reading Our latest blog post in Property Reporter – April 2013
We’re really pleased to announce that we’ve now got a regular blogspot in the Property Reporter
The first article we’ve written is entitled: “How can using property guardians be beneficial to landlords?” and you can see it by clicking on this link.
Please feel free to leave a comment too – we welcome any thoughts
Continue reading New guest blog on Property Reporter – Feb 2013
I made a number of new friends when I was chairing the Empty Homes Agency Conference back in November (see blog, 26 November 2012), it really was very rewarding. And I am glad to say my NBFs are sticking with me. One such is the impressive (largely female) team from Guardians of London, which is
Continue reading Estate Gazette blog January 2013