Revolution ethos

Revolution ethos

Ethos is the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its attitudes. Sounds a mouthful or something that falls out of the mouth of a marketing person. At Revolution, we often speak of our ethos and to make sure that we never forget it we even

Launch of Property Management Reminders system

Property Management Reminders system

We have been trying to resolve the age-old property management problem of retaining building knowledge for the benefit of new site staff and residents and so improving the quality of the buildings we manage. After much brainstorming, we’ve created our new Property Management Reminders system which is an automated instruction built into our my.revolution building

Comparison table

Try our comparison table

So, it’s time to sell your property and move on, or you might be taking advantage of a better mortgage offer, but how do you make it happen? Take a look at our comparison table. If you’re selling you’ll need to find a buyer or if you’re remortgaging a new

Property Manager Mentor

Nathan Lumb, Property Manager Mentor

After a year of touring New Zealand (and many photographs) Nathan Lumb returns to join the Revolution family as a property manager mentor. Previously, Nathan worked for Revolution as a building manager covering a number of sites across Manchester including a number of key new buildings Revolution took over at that

Lancaster House, Manchester

Right to Manage - Lancaster House, Manchester

Takeover of Lancaster House, Manchester Lancaster House is attached to a building called Lancaster 80 in Manchester. Our Managing Director, Lee Burkitt, owned an apartment in Lancaster 80 many years ago and prior to setting up Revolution Property Limited. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1254887 Lancaster House was managed under an agreement with its landlord

Clothes recycling bins

White Rose Charity

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 at a number of our larger sites clothes recycling bins. We didn’t know at

Telephone communication

Telephone communication

Have we stopped communicating by telephone? Following on from last week’s article, we’ve been looking at how to speed up our business and what are the ‘pinch points’ for us. A pinch point is part of the process where things slow down or stop, sometimes also called a bottleneck. We

Effective ways to communicate

Effective ways to communicate

How do you communicate effectively with people in apartment buildings? How to communicate effectively is a great question and one which keeps changing rapidly. When we started Revolution 15 years ago the main form of communication was by letter. We were one of the first managing agents to use email

Unwanted furniture

Unwanted furniture

Unwanted furniture What do you do with your unwanted furniture if you are buying a new settee, bed, mattress, washing machine, cooker or fridge but you live in an apartment? First starting point, if you are getting a new large item these are normally delivered to your home by the

Conveyancing process

Conveyancing process

So you’ve bought your property. What does your solicitor have to do? There are a number of things which have to happen during the conveyancing process which we’ve listed below in very simple terms. These are to protect you and also other parties involved in your purchase including the mortgage