SIZE: 17 Units AREA: Edgware CLIENT: RMC (newly formed)
A 17 unit block which is part of a large new Barrats development in Edgware
The residents were frustrated by a poor service from the Freeholders agents and felt that their interests weren’t represented and that they had no effective ‘voice’ with which to raise issues with the Freeholder. This was with specific reference to Estate Charges, which they did not feel were clearly explained.
We were recommended to a number of the residents by an existing client, and helped galvanize the 50% of them necessary in order to secure the right to appoint their own managing agent (through the RTM process). This involved hosting a number of onsite meetings in to help mobilise owners and residents, and guiding them through the process of setting up a Management Company, appointing Directors, procuring the 50% of residents ‘votes’ needed to move forward, and finally – forcing the Freeholder to accept their bid to control their own property