Section 20 – is it reasonable?

Section 20 – is it reasonable? Sinead Duffy from Residentsline investigates. Please note that for the purposes of this article, any reference to the “landlord” may be substituted for the Freeholder, Head Lessee, Residents’ Management Company (RMC) or Right To Manage (RTM) company – in short, the person or organisation that enforces the service charge payment. Similarly,

Preparation for Buying Your Freehold Through Collective Enfranchisement

Preparation for Buying Your Freehold Through Collective Enfranchisement Sinead Campbell from London Flats Insurance looks at how to prepare to buy your freehold. Collective Enfranchisement provides leaseholders of flats within a building the right to come together to purchase the freehold of the building as per the Leasehold Reform Housing & Urban Development Act 1993.

How to make sure we capture the past

How to make sure we capture the past 3D laser scanned surveys accurately record our historic buildings and heritage sites so that they can be preserved for future generations. The surveys can collect huge amounts of building or landscape data, quickly with incredible accuracy, recording potentially tens of millions of data points. Each data points

London’s Great Estates

London’s Great Estates Sinead Campbell from London Flats Insurance looks at London’s Great Estates. As most are aware London is a wonderfully diverse city characterised as a melting pot of people, cultures, and architecture. But it may be surprising to know that the bulk of it’s high-end leasehold property is owned by just a handful

Health and Safety in Your Block

Health and Safety in Your Block Sinead Campbell from London Flats Insurance explains the fundamental points of health & safety you need to be aware of in your block of flats or apartments. As a Managing Agent, Residents’ Management Company (RMC) or RTM company director, we’re sure you are aware of the (rather long) list

Providing Great Customer Service for Your Residents

Providing Great Customer Service for Your Residents London Flats Insurance understands the importance of providing excellent customer service to ensure repeat business. We experience different levels of customer service in our day to day lives – everywhere from a trip to the Post Office to calling our broadband provider (shudder!). The difference outstanding customer service

Insurance and your RMC

Sinead Campbell, of London Flats Insurance, discusses the Insurance needs for blocks of flats. Finding a comprehensive insurance policy can be a big task for anybody managing a block of flats or apartments. This is because blocks of flats tend to need specialist insurance policies to account for all the different features, floors and communal