Block Management Medway
As a specialist Block Management Company we are operating in Medway .
History of Medway
Medway is a conurbation, an area comprisnig of large towns or cities, in the region of South East England and such its history is largely dominated by the cities that it is comprise of. Medway is largely composed of Rochester, Gillingham and Chatham, and each of these individual towns brings with it a piece of history. For instance, Rochester was established by the Romans and their occupation is still evidence through the city walls and the city has many fine buildings, such as the Guildhall (today a museum), which was built in 1687.
New developments in Medway
The Azure development offers a collection of 1-5 bedroom family homes that are in an ideal location. The waterside community would provide its residents with a tranquill environment with a wealth of convenient amenities and inspiring views close at hand. These amenities include a St May's Island Church of England Primary School which is a 2 min drive away.
This development offers 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes in the village of High Halstow. The community in the area enjoy a traditional life of village cricket and visiting their friendly local pubs. Yet the new development, Heronden Grange in High Halstow, is just 35 miles from London, and closer to Rochester, and Chatham. Furthermore, for keen shoppers, the village is a 25min drive away from Bluewater Shopping Centre.
What our CEO, Mary Anne Bowring, likes about Medway
Medway is an area that is rich with history and heritage. This is shown by the breadth of notable people that have come from Medway, notable names include, Sir Francis Drake, Charles Dickens and William Adams. The latter was particularly important for Medway, William Adams was the first Englishman to record reaching Japan, he was even made a samurai by the Japanese Shogun. His signifcance is that Medway are now twinning with Yokosuka and Itō.
Things to do in Medway
There are many things to do in Medway, for instance you could visit Medway Park in Gillingham which is a sport-centre with three indoor pools, a gym, sports hall and squash courts. The centre also includes the Jumpers Rebound Centre for trampolining.
If that isn't you cup of tea, then you could visit the historical landmarks in the area, which include Rochester Cathedral, Fort Amherst and Rochester Castle.
Medway Cultural Scene
Medway's cultural scene is significantly impacted by Creative Medway, a sector-led organisation drawing together business, cultural sector organisations and freelancers. The aim of this group is to ensure that Medway is internationally recognised for its creativity and culture.
Aside from this, there are five theatres in Medway, two run by the council and three independent. The theatres ran by the council are the Central Theatre (966 seats) and the Brook Theatre in the Old town hall (400 seats). The independent theatres are Medway Little Theatre (96 seats), The Oasthouse Theatre and Kings Theatre (110 seats).
Top 3 Block Management Companies in Medway
Ringley Group – specialising in the block management of residential and regeneration consultancy - 1 Castle Rd, London NW1 8PR
Countryside Properties - Located at Suffolk House, 154 High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 1XE
Redrow - Located at Redrow House, 6-12 Talbot Lane Weldon Ebbsfleet Valley Kent DA10 1AZ
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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
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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 the 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 whilst continuing 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.