Block Management Guildford
As a specialist Block Management Company we are operating in Guildford.
History of Guildford
The district was formed on 1 April 1974, under the Local Fovernment Act 1972, by the combination of the municipal borough of Guildford and Guildford Rural District.
Guildford itself began as a Saxon village by a ford. It was orginally called the the guilden (golden) ford, this name may have arised from the golden flowers that grew at the riverside or because of the golden sands on the banks of the river.
New developments in Guildford
A beautiful development provides the opportunity to purchase a home from a range of 8 three bedroom homes designed by luxury developer Patrick Ruddy Homes. The build is located in a semi-rural location adjoining Chitty's Common, towards the north of the city centre.
A new development provdes a selection of 94 luxury 1 and 2 bedroom apartments situated close to the city centre as well as the A3 . The apartments are well designed, each with a high standard of finish including granite work tops, non scratch wood flooring, USB points, fully tiled bathrooms and en-suites.
What our CEO, Mary Anne Bowring, likes about Guildford
Guildford is a great place to live for both families and professionals alike. The area boasts excellent transport links, with professionals being able to commute to London Waterloo from Guildford Station in under 40 minutes. For families, the area of Guildford boasts great schools, with two of the best schools in the country being located in the town, with these schools being Guildford High School and the Royal Grammar School.
Things to do in Guildford
There are many things to do in Guildford that make it a great place to live, for instance you could visit The Friary Shopping Centre, which offers some of the popular essentials ranging from Topshop and Levi’s and a number of coffee shops and eateries.
Guildford is also boasts over 200 restaurants with local favourites including La Casita and Raviz.
Guildford Cultural Scene
Culture plays a big role in Guildford, this is seen by the numerous activites available, that provide its locals with a greater insight into the arts. For instance, art and theatre lovers are spoilt with the number of options availabe to them, including G live, the Electric Theatre and the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, all of which provide world-class entertainment, while book lovers are sure to be thrilled about the annual Book Festival in Guildford.
What local People said...
Top 3 Block Management Companies in Guildford
1. Ringley Group – specialising in the block management of residential and regeneration consultancy - 1 Castle Rd, London NW1 8PR
2. Clarke Gammon - Located at 4 Quarry Street, Guildford, GU1 3TY
3. Elevation Estate Agents - Located at Beechwood House, 9 Whittle Court, Knowlhill, Milton Keynes
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1 Castle Road
London, NW1 8PR
0207 267 2900
11 Swan Street
Manchester, M4 5JJ
0330 174 7777
122 West Bute Street
Cardiff, CF10 5EN
0330 174 7777
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Pym Court, Cambridge
A development of 90 flats over 4 blocks. We have overseen remedial works to cladding areas, inadequate internal compartmentation. We are now dealing with other fire safety deficiencies.
Prospect Place, Cardiff
982 homes in Cardiff Bay. We have weighed up options for failed brick slips, compartmentation, fire doors. Building Safety application lodged, developer on site remediating cladding.
Avante Court, Kingston
86 homes in Kingston where the owners had no recourse to developers. A series of EGMs were used for compartmentation works and fire safety upgrades. Member’s contributions were used to raise monies fast.
Agar Grove, London
Acting for Freeholder on this development, beset by significant structural heave movement damage and water ingress problems. We are appointed as advisers, liaising with leaseholders.
Lime Tree Place, Witham
LIME TREE PLACE
99 Flat conversion suffered pressurised water supply failure, resulting in flood damage to over 50% of the apartments. Appointed as Contract Administrator, we have lead the strip out.
Langley Square, Dartford
728 homes, 4 RMCs and a host of compartmention woes leaving owners at a loss. We have worked with the developer to get professional experts fees paid and hundreds of thousands of pounds of remedial works done.
Client Fund Debtors
RFAS has cleared £763,3955 worth of debtors. Recoveries are as follows:Chauser Place-£17807.92-From ATLAS BMC Ltd ,King Regents Place-£16,972-British Gas,Heia Wharf Block C-£9,492-Ground Maintenance.
Fastest Service Charge
The Accounts has been circulated within 6 months and No Section 20B notice has been served - Northiam Management Limited as RFAS main objective is to issue the accounts within 6 months from financial.
5 Years of Accounts Cleaned
Due to diminishing lease, the freeholder expenses cannot be recovered. There was also a variance on each service charge, thus the accounts were unfinished. This year we shortened the accounting period.
Recovery of Arrears
Ringley Law was instructed on the recovery of service charge arrears totalling circa £53k from a commercial property spanning 3 units. We have successfully recovered majority of the arrears in excess of £42k.
Property Litigation Dispute
A litigated matter involving multiple disputes over the course of 4 years. A proactive approach was adopted and Ringley Law was successful in recovering £10k and continue to resolve remaining disputes.
Breach of Lease
A breach of lease matter was attended, as the owner refused to respond to communications from the Managing Agent. Ringley Law engaged with the owner. The breach was remedied within 24 hours.
Valuation for Secured lending purposes of £11.50m portfolio including shops, offices and residential. The instruction required inspection, measurement and valuation for seven properties.
Valuation for accounting purposes of £750,000 portfolio including shops and residential. The instruction required inspection, measurement and valuation for seven properties located around north London.
A Bank lending Valuation. The instruction required assessment of end values and development costs of a site with planning permission for 11 detached and semi-detached houses with underground parking.