Category Archives: Property Management

Keep warm this winter

As the dark nights draw in and winter approaches, there are things you can do to ensure you keep warm this winter and also keep those heating bills down. See our recent article for more information about your electricity supplier Keep all your internal apartment doors closed, and if you have electric heating reduce it slightly […]

Pets

Furry friends, who doesn’t love them? Pets come with responsibilities but are you even allowed one? What do you mean, am I allowed one? Well, most apartments and some houses are owned by what is called a lease (leasehold) and these leases come with rules to be followed including rules around pets. Some leases will […]

Electricity supplier

Are you paying too much for your electricity? There are some costs in life that can’t be changed, but your electricity isn’t one of them. It’s estimated that 50% of people don’t religiously swap electricity supplier every year. The cost of not changing can be increases of 25 to 50%, but we’re all busy and […]

Carbon

There is so much talk every day about carbon, but what actually is carbon? How big is it? What does it look like?  Carbon is everywhere and yet invisible. We are partly carbon. Having researched it, we’re unclear where it originally came from, but one chain of thought is that it came from a collision […]

Condensation

As autumn and winter approaches, we often find that we get reports of mould and damp patches. Often, we find this is condensation, but we know it’s often one of the hardest things to convince the resident that the mould/damp could be caused by their activities. Condensation is when the air in the apartment has […]

Recycle bins

UK charity, Oxfam, has launched a campaign to encourage shoppers to stop buying new clothes during September. #SecondHandSeptember What do you do with your old clothes? How about recycling them? At Revolution, we are always keen to bring new services to our customers, and even better if they can benefit others. We have deployed clothes recyling bins […]

Revolution Ethos

Ethos is the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its attitudes. At Revolution, we often speak of our ethos, and to make sure that we never forget it we have it written on our walls. If you ever come to the Revolution office, have a read. Our ethos has always […]

Property Management Company

Sometimes landlords or leaseholders need help to manage a building, and that’s where a property management company (such as Revolution) comes in. This is also known as block management (to be fair, we don’t really have a set title for what we do). What does a property management company do? In order to manage a […]

We’ve answered 5 popular Google searches

How do I find a good property manager? The starting point to finding yourself a property management company is ARMA (Association of Residential Managing Agents). You can search for a member here:   https://arma.org.uk/leaseholders/search-for-a-member ARMA audit their members (of which we are one) and have a new system called ARMA-Q (which again, we have passed). ARMA-Q […]

Leaders Romans Group Acquisition

This is our first news article for a few months.  As some of you may know, in March of this year, Leaders Romans Group (LRG), one of the UK’s largest property sales, letting and management companies, announced their acquisition of Revolution Property Management. Keen to expand on the knowledge already grown in Revolution, Anand Patel (Operations […]