Lease holders are becoming increasingly fed up with service charge increases that seldom seem to offer value for money. As a result Block Management is a service that is being increasingly demanded both by freeholders directly or by lessees who have established Right to Manage companies.
Upstix is benefitting from this demand because we offer a fixed fee service supported by cost effective contractors and deliver a highly cost-effective service.
The main Block Management Services offered by Upstix include:
- Preparing annual service charge budgets to include a sinking fund
- Invoicing and collecting service charges
- Managing collection of arrears
- Preparing and sending out notices for the AGM and any EGM
- Regular on-site visits
- Organising the cleaning of common areas in accordance with an agreed schedule
- Organising maintenance of lawns, flower beds and grounds
- Dealing with day to day repairs and maintenance promptly and efficiently
- Planning for recurring maintenance and repairs
- Ensuring compliance with health and safety laws