Void spaces are prone to anti-social fly tipping and waste dumping. Fly-tipping is describes and illegal deposit of waste on land that isn’t licenced to accept it. The law puts the onus on the property owner to clean up the waste. Whilst council’s may investigate and prosecute they will not remove the dumped waste material. […]
If you are looking for temporary accommodation in London, then you may wish to consider becoming a property guardian. Accommodation in London is well know for being expensive especially for short term rentals. However an alternative to short lets is the Property guardian model. Property guardians occupy otherwise empty properties and in doing this, help […]
Landlords and estate managers have several options available for void property management. These range from manned security to boarding up and remote CCTV monitoring. The Property management team however would be advised to also consider the use of property guardians to keep the property occupied. Keeping the building occupied and heated has additional benefits as […]
Vacant property guardians Security of vacant buildings by using Property Guardians living within the premises, keeps both the building secure and maintained. Additionally it avoids anti social behaviour such as squatting and vandalism in the neighborhood. As soon a building is locked up and left empty it starts to deteriorate. When the heating is switched off […]
See what Ad Hoc Bristol’s first ever apprentice has to say about her experience with Ad Hoc so far! We spoke to Bristol’s newest recruit, Kelly Smith, to see how she’s settling into the Ad Hoc way of life… Why did you choose Ad Hoc? After I finished studying Art at college, I decided […]
We’d like to say a huge thank you to all of our Guardians who participated in our Guardian survey. Your feedback is crucial to us, and we’ve received some insightful pointers on how we can improve our service. Here are the areas you told us you’d like us to improve, and how we are going […]
It will soon be time for the nation to put up their trees and adorn their houses with lights and decorations in preparation for the 25th December. But what do your decorations say about you? Click here to find out.