I decided to write a blog about PropTech and its implications for property managers and their employers. So to get a sense of what property management was like before the Landlord & Tenant Act 1985, I asked some PMs with grey (or no) hair for their recollections. Some of it was unprintable but here are
The managing agent industry has, of late, been complaining of a shortage of competent and committed block property managers. At the same time, employers want property managers who can hit the ground running and that means they need to come with block management experience.
There are some terrific block management companies across the country, all striving to serve a wide range of clients whilst keeping an unlimited number of balls in the air.
The block management industry has at no time been more demanding yet it is rising to the challenge and showing levels of professionalism never seen before.
It may be the last thing you consider when recruiting for a member of staff. You need someone quickly, the outgoing property manager is on a month’s notice, you hope you find the right PM for your block management firm and that they’ll stay. For a long time.
You might think it is odd for a block management recruiter to encourage property managers to persevere and to make the most of where they are. And that is against a backdrop of a lack of quality candidates searching for new challenges. Let me explain. When companies are growing fast and there are plenty of
As of the 1st of January, 2018 the RICS has made changes to the Valuer Registration Scheme (VRS). Any person who qualifies as a RICS member (Chartered Surveyors or those with an AssocRICS qualification) will only be permitted to join the Valuer Registration Scheme if…
The journey to becoming a Chartered Surveyor is a long and arduous one, but if property is your thing – it can be well worth your while.
Chartered Surveyors in the UK earned on average £54,839 in 2016, with RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) qualified members earning £12,000 more than their unqualified counterparts.
We are very proud to announce that BBL Property has won the Property Recruitment Agency of the Year award at the recent NOTB Property Management Awards in London, 2017. In a hotly contested, UK-wide category we were pleased that our breadth of experience really shone through to the judges. We take great pride in the
It’s not all work here at BBL. The team let their hair down this week at the ARMA (Association of Residential Managing Agents) ACE Awards 2017, rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest names in the property industry. There’s no substitute for face-to-face networking! You can see a few photos from that evening in the