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The Importance of Preventative Maintenance Plans

Preventative maintenance is like fixing the roof when the sun shines: you’re not at risk of any damage from bad weather but, by thinking ahead, you save yourself additional problems. But sometimes it seems too costly or too much trouble … Continue reading

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Things to Think About When Purchasing Listed Buildings

Listed buildings are among some of the most beautiful in Britain. If you’ve set your heart on owning a slice of history and it turns out to be listed, these are some of the considerations you’ll need to think very … Continue reading

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Refurbishment or Renovation?

The question of whether to refurbish or renovate is important, as it can mean the difference between saving and losing money. No matter the reason why you need to make alterations to your property, be it because you want to … Continue reading

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What are the Grade A Office Specifications?

Different buildings have different specifications, and they’re categorised by age, features, aesthetics and infrastructure through a specific classification system. This structure was created so that people like real estate agents and surveyors could use it to prepare market information, survey … Continue reading

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How to Do a Lease Review

When you sign a lease agreement you’re making an important financial decision, especially if you have limited resources. If there is a clause in the lease that you didn’t understand completely, you might be vulnerable to liabilities that could have … Continue reading

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What Are Property Surveyors Looking For?

Surveying can help you make the big decision of purchasing a home or commercial property, although only 20% of people get one before buying a house. Surveyors can help you find out the real condition of a building and if … Continue reading

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Making The Most of Your Office Space: Investors, Landlords and Tenants.

Offices spaces are full of exciting possibilities, and that is why they keep attracting investors, landlords and tenants. However, having an experienced office surveyor by your side can be fundamental to assure that this space will be the most profitable … Continue reading

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Great Ways to Attract Customers to Your Store

When investing in a property, not only is it important to make sure that the building is in a good, stable condition but also to make sure that the building is visually appealing and attractive to the general public. With … Continue reading

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Four Things Retailers Should Know Before Signing a Lease

Whether signing a new lease or renegotiating an existing one, there are lots of different factors that retailers need to consider. It’s a serious financial commitment that shouldn’t be entered into lightly. It’s paramount that you know what you’re signing; … Continue reading

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Why is Portfolio Management Important?

The United Kingdom has struggled over the past decade with regards to the economy – some recent examples include Tata Steel pulling out of its UK operations and British Home Stores going into administration. So the need to be wise … Continue reading

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