Southgate inventory provider achieves qualification of excellence

Lisa Dubow achieves Propertymark Qualifications Level 3 Award in Residential Inventory Management & Practice Lisa Dubow owner of Rosecroft Property Services in Southgate, London, has achieved the Propertymark Qualifications Level 3 Award in Residential Inventory Management & Practice.  The Award, which is a nationally recognised industry qualification, meets the Association of Residential Letting Agents’ (ARLA) Inventories [...]

Fire risk assessments for communal areas of flats

Fire risk assessments for communal areas of flats are a legal requirement for all blocks of flats to have a fire risk assessment of the communal areas. This includes houses converted into two or more flats. The fire risk assessment must include the front doors of individual flats. The responsibility for the assessment lies with [...]

Tenancy deposit protection guide

Are you local person renting your property? Or maybe you are a landlord. Whichever way, this is is a useful read. The Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) has produced a short, concise guide to tenancy deposit protection with everything you need to know. A Guide to Tenancy Deposit Protection ARLA Before renting a property, [...]

Discover your hidden, local, Revive Reuse Shop

You're having a clear out. There's a few bags of stuff for the charity shop, there's a few bags of hand-me-downs for friend's and relatives, there's the stuff to sell on eBay, there's the stuff for the local recycling centre/dump. Barrowell Green recycling centre in Winchmore Hill is always my first stop for those items [...]

How to save water and the impact of saving water during our everyday lives

The average person uses 150 litres of water everyday. According to Water UK that equates to £405 per year or £33.75 per month for the average household in the UK. It may also interest you to know (if you don't already) that water makes up 70% of the earth. 97.5% of the earth's water supply [...]