A few years ago, every lettings agency employed property managers to deal with the basic tasks of managing a portfolio of properties. Many people were looking to change this title to ‘asset manager’, ‘people manager’ or ‘counsellor’, but we still referred to it as property manager.
These tasks traditionally include:Lease renewals Arrears Application [...]
We’ve all seen the show ‘Undercover Boss’, but there have been two instances over the past year that I have placed myself in the temp world as an ‘undercover temp’.
When I first put the feelers out about entering Real Strategix into the recruitment/temping world, I thought, ‘There is no way I can make my new business venture work unless I live it myself.’ It was [...]
OVER THE LAST decade property management has become much harder and more time-consuming; legislation has changed and litigation seems to be the answer for even minor disputes.
The first lease I prepared was in 1997. It was typed on a typewriter with carbon copies; there were no such things as inventories, CMAs or online bookings. If [...]